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Bolton Arms

Bar, British, Pub
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Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BW, England
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Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here on one of the busiest days ago n Leyburns calendar, asked if there was room for two for Sundau carvery, was told yes just to go upstairs, when we got there and paid for two carvery's we asked if we could order drinks only trove told that we had to go back downstairs for that, didn't bother! There... More 

1 Thank metickner
Newcastle upon Tyne
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After a pint whilst reading the menu and then a good 5 minutes waiting at the bar, we were told 'we stopped serving food'. A very odd time to stop - at least all their competitors stop at least 40 minutes later. Whilst their proper chips look good I recommend going elsewhere, after all anything can look good, but no... More 

1 Thank redkiteuser
Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here as a group of friends. Service very friendly, food served quite quickly and no complaints (real chips too) would visit again

1 Thank Vicki B
high wycombe
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beer ok I would not eat here as the smell put you off ,smells like old cooking oil and sweaty feet combined,great shame as it looks amazing from the outside.

Thank janet w
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thankyou to all the staff, both in the kitchen and the bar, for making our party so enjoyable. The buffet was great and received lots of compliments from our guests. The function room upstairs is large, light and airy, just right for a large number of people. Everyone kept the secret and my husband had no idea until he entered... More 

Thank Helen B
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly not... lovely looking pub from the outside, the appearance draws you in.. inside the bars had lovely decor but smelt of cigarettes... The men's toilets were like an ice skating rink.... Quick pint and that was us gone.

1 Thank Funnyscunny
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Best ploughman's lunch i ever had, food is amazing staff are excellent lovely friendly pub, i can highly recommend this pub

1 Thank Martin R
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

We arrived in Leyburn and picked Bolton Arms for our lunch, large pub a bit dated but food was fine would say visit if need good pub grub

1 Thank Paul R
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Patio beer garden and friendly staff. Would come back again. Pet friendly and good variety of food and drink on offer here.

1 Thank Callie A
Leeds, United Kingdom
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132 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

The Bolton arms in leyburn is a huge building with a commanding position. Very friendly staff with good knowledge of their cask ales. Didn't eat here so can't comment on that however brill place for a few drinks

1 Thank taj s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Leyburn DL8 5BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Leyburn
  • Phone Number: 01969623327

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?