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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“beer bread” (11 reviews)
“fish pie” (16 reviews)
“cheese board” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wellgarth, Masham HG44NL, England
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Reviewed today

Excellent, well trained, polite staff. The food is of a very good quality and delicious, and the surroundings both inside and out are very well kept. A very good choice of ales which my husband enjoyed as I don't appreciate a good ale. Very popular...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed yesterday

We were recommended by a friend who was staying in Bedale. When we arrived at the hotel we were greeted by very friendly staff & were shown to our reserved table. The food was fantastic as was the service. .We had a Starter to share...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The service was fantastic and food good quality. Not cheap mind, but they seem to know what they're doing.

1  Thank RoddersB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm sat here at the moment and what lovely service I've just received at the bar. The bar man was extremely polite and interested. The ales are primarily theakstons had some I had never tried before. I don't know what the food is like

Thank flugelman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place looks inviting from the outside with nice outdoor furniture and an abundance of flower pots and hanging baskets. Inside very comfortable with a wide variety of real ales to try...big tip if you want to eat there book early as theres plenty of...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great food, nice place in a great setting. This place was recommended by the owner of the Millgate where we were staying and we were not disappointed. The Steak and veg pie was 98% steak and 2% carrot - fine by me! Only minor...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here at Christmas time, the restaurant and pub were beautifully decorated. Meal was excellent. Would highly recommend.

Thank tliamhowts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have just eaten here and from the look of the place outside we knew it was going to be good. We ordered fish and chips which I have to say the fish was absolutely huge and scampi and chips. The scampi...More

Thank Jillybobz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in after a walk around Masham, nice warm welcome and a good lunch menu to select from. Food was good quality, well cooked and nicely presented. Tried to book in for the evening meal as well but they were full, which was a shame.

Thank 6,732
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a steady walk, we stopped for refreshments. Lovely sun terrace, beautiful plant and flower beds. Great staff. Super chill out relaxing spot.

1  Thank 578jacky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, 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
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, 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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