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Main Street, Thorganby YO19 6DA, England
+44 1904 448316
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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East Cottingwith, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here on a Saturday night on a whim really, we hadn't booked anywhere to eat. We arrived at about 7:30 to find that it was very quiet, not many people in at all. The open fire was lovely and added to the atmosphere. The food was lovely! We all had surf and turf, the steak was beautifully seasoned.... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the Jefferson,a treat paid for by our Good friends. firstly the wrong menu, so that was one of us left with no starter, poor response from staff, how long would it take to boil a couple of eggs.. Mayonnaise. The plates were too big,3 tiny roast potatoes. & my pet hate Watery Cabbage.. &... More 

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Thank Angela P
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Lovely warm welcoming pub, greeted by a lovely open fire as you walk in from the cold along with the excellent staff. Starters were really good and my boyfriend especially loved the bbq chicken wings. We both had steak for our main and it was cooked to perfection, homemade chips just topped it all off! Service was really quick and... More 

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1 Thank Jasmine S
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

Met our Daughter son in law and Grandson here for Christmas day lunch,first time we had ever visited and was met with a warm friendly welcome from the owners and waiting staff.Really lovely well prepared food and good sized portions,in fact possibly one of the best Christmas day lunches we have had.Just the right balance of Formality crossed with relaxed... More 

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2 Thank stunpez
Selby, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017

One of the nicest Christmas dinners i have had. Delicious well cooked Turkey and trimmings. Salmon was great with a well balanced honey and mustard sauce. Proper yorkshire Puds and pigs in blankets. So much veg that we took 2 boxes home. So much cheese and grapes that we also took some home. We could not fault the service. Ok... More 

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1 Thank Badgerfamily1
York, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016

Xmas Lunch!... Paper table cloths...near raw sprouts and carrots! Felt sorry for the waiting staff who tried hard but no plates for the cheese and biscuits...no teaspoons spoons for the tea/coffee...( table next to us sent coffee back as cold)

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Thank Leann W
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

Proper pub food, not ostentatious but well cooked, nicely presented, generous portions and good value. Managers and staff are friendly and accommodating. Love eating here with family.

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2 Thank A8489XHwendyt
Wakefield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch. Food was amazing, beautifully cooked and very well presented. Excellent portions. Will definitely have lunch again. Highly recommended.

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2 Thank susancalvert65
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent. Private use of Dining room, fires roaring, Hog roast set up and served, excellent sides, excellent service. Highly recommend for a party pub.

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3 Thank clairetoomey
Castleford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Excellent Sunday lunch, all ingredients locally sourced ,good selection of cask ales and lagers,very good value. Clean and comfortable and the staff are very pleasant and helpful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $31
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Validated Parking
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Thorganby YO19 6DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Selby District  >  Thorganby
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 448316
Description
Traditional country pub serving freshly prepared classic pub food at sensible prices, using local ingredients where possible, and a range of Cask Ales and Beers for all to enjoy. Dog friendly

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?