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The Craven Heifer Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Main Street, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales National Park LA6 3HG, England
+44 15242 42515
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (19 reviews)
“fish chips” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales National Park LA6 3HG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Called Sunday 8th September. No Gin. No Carling. No food. Called Sunday 16th September. No Beer No Ice. No Food. Can only repeat what other guests have wrote, Was an excellent pub with good food a few years ago but now being run into ground....More

Thank Tommy R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’d read the reviews but we’d had the weekend break booked for quite some time so was looking forward to a weekend walking the nearby area. But on arrival realised the reviews were on point. What almost certainly was a lovely place in years gone...More

2  Thank Stuzdd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So conversation with barman started with it’s been a busy weekend so we only have one beer left. Ok no worries I understand. However the weather is horrific and it’s only early on Sunday so can’t have been in my opinion. Next can we have...More

3  Thank Actiontec4212
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Called in here for a drink as the sign outside said distinguished ale house. It’s certainly distinguished. They had 1 ale on which was just about drinkable. I had a spirit with mixer but was unable to finish it as the glass smelt awful like...More

4  Thank 1978magic
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We have been visiting this pub for many a year, but since Nigel & Denice retired a couple of years ago this place has declined and gone downhill. last Sunday 10th June 2018 we called in for a roast beef dinner & the bar person...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018

We dropped in for an evening drink. We'd already had a drink and meal in a great village pub (The Masons), so we were in a good mood and thought we'd check out the competition. Oh dear! The reception in the plain bar was friendly...More

1  Thank Neil S
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Popped in her on a Saturday afternoon after visiting white scar caves for a quick drink before heading home. The outside of the pub looked nice and there was a small car park so we decided to pop in. The decor in the pub looks...More

Thank Jess B
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Glasses had lipstick on them. It was a grim place altogether. Would not recommend. We came as a group and the town itself was charming and the outside of the pub looked appealing. But once inside it was a disappointment.

2  Thank Joycetalks
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

After seeing the reviews and pictures I chose this pub to stay for a few nights. It was very unorganised - no towels, bathroom was not clean found a dirty razor in shower that was used!! Breakfast was a disaster- unorganised mess no butter for...More

Thank Natasha22089
Reviewed March 10, 2018

To be kind - this is the "plainest" of the 4 pubs in Ingleton. It's a large, rambling pub with a decor that clearly hasn't been touched for many years. The bloke behind the bar was friendly enough, and the beer was fine, but there's...More

Thank johnhouston2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales National Park LA6 3HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Ingleton
  • Phone Number: +44 15242 42515
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Traditional pub food and excellent cask ales in a beautiful part of the Yorkshire Dales.
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