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The Public Bar at the White Bear

) #4 of 13 Restaurants in Masham $$ - $$$ , British,
Wellgarth, Masham HG44NL, England
+44 1765 689319
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“beer bread” (11 reviews)
“fish pie” (15 reviews)
“lounge area” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wellgarth, Masham HG44NL, England
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1 - 10 of 365 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Thanks to the staff at the White Bear my wife and I were accommodated even though they were clearly very busy when we called in last Sunday on Farthers Day. We called in without booking just on the off chance. The meal we had was...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed two stops here during our recent visit to the area and both were brilliant. On day one we went there for a snack lunch of a roast beef sandwich and my wife had the prawn starter. Both were perfect although I did hear the...More

Thank N0rthantsJ0hn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic country pub with excellent beers, proper pub food and a lovely setting in a picturesque town. All capped off by superb service - genuine nice, interested and friendly staff which sets it apart from most other places. Love it.

Thank Mickdooms
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the White Bear. We visit Masham every year and always have ar least one meal here. From the moment you step into the stylish and elegant decor to the moment you leave you're treated like special and welcome guests. The amazing beer bread...More

Thank CambridgeShoequeen
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in at the White Bear when we were booked on the brewery tour and wanted a snack. I had the best pork,apple and sage and onion stuffing bagette ever. Everyone else in the bar was enjoying a wide variety of snacks. Excellent Theakstons beer...More

Thank Camraman57
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are in Masham for a week and we've just had our third visit in as many days. The food is absolutely outstanding, the staff are really lovely and the beer is perfect. There is a proper old fashioned bar for those of us that...More

Thank L P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a table here when staying in nearby Fearby overnight. Extensive menu, mid range price wise & good food. Service was excellent. We would return if in the area again.

Thank Sally2464
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rang last minute to book with another couple who live nearby. They fitted us in so we had to wait a little while with drinks before being shown to our table. It was worth the wait! Great atmosphere with such friendly efficient service. The...More

Thank Happygran7491
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for an evening meal while staying in Masham and were not disappointed The restaurant is spacious and nicely laid out and the staff are all friendly and pleasant I had the fish platter which was excellent with plenty of perfectly cooked fish on...More

Thank markledo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped while visiting friends who were staying locally. We had olives and sundries tomatoes etc for starters then a variety of different meals. All were very nice and reasonable value for money.

Thank 13NeilB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wellgarth, Masham HG44NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Masham
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 689319
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