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The Blacksmiths Arms

Main Street, Naburn, York YO19 4PN, England
+44 1904 623464
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Naburn, York YO19 4PN, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed at the nayburn lock caravan park last week and decided to walk to the local pub in the village. The blacksmith arms. The chef warned us that the meal portions were huge, and he was right!! The meal we had was delicious, the staff...More

Thank lester h
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is excellent and food all freshly done, I'm trying different dishes, I would highly recommend the salmon. Will be going back again now we have found this wonderful pub

Thank Eileen A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I dropped in to The Blacksmiths Arms on the off chance of having a light lunch. We were a bit early but the staff were very accommodating and told us that food was served from noon so we had a drink whilst...More

Thank Mosaro
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were at Acaster poplar farm caravan site & decided to go for a walk well we ended up in the Blacksmiths it was a Sunday & very busy but they mansged to fit us in it was a carvery it was gorgeous will definitely...More

Thank markydog
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

Ive always wondered why we dont get more folks from the otherside of the ouse it is only a stone throw away ! please feel free to spread the word and thanks for taking the time writing your approval on here ! theres no passport...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great choice of beers and soft drinks. The carvery is wonderful but not cheap,still can't have it both ways.The lunch menu offers a good choice of wholesome food with massive helpings, I have a huge appetite and I was fit to burst. I tried a...More

1  Thank nickmell
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

As i think Byron wrote ! in buying cheap yes you save a little money ! but you often find that comes as at the cost of your purchase not being not fit for the job ! in paying a little more you risk only...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our fourth visit to Naburn. There has been a change of management at Blacksmiths although this happily remains a traditional pub. The food is varied and is good. The bar staff are helpful and both had a dry sense of humour. This may...More

1  Thank JARYED
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

Bring on the fifth ! thanks for your assurance by writing this , and taking the time to give i think praise to our staff it often missed and seems harder these days to get ! thanks once again and see you soon !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, without it we wouldn't have finished our epic ride. Not visited since I was about 6 years old with my dad (+30 years now). Amazing food, great service and a fantastic atmosphere. Hope to see you again soon!!

2  Thank Darren M
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

hope we didnt slow you down to much ! and thanks for the vote everyone matters ! thanks again !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for the first time and we were not disappointed. What a lovely chilled out pub it is. We were seated near the fireplace, the decor clean and up to date. Nice beers on tap so a good place for a quiet drink....More

2  Thank RGarn1
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

we try to give good service and a hearty meal at an affordable level as exceptional our kitchen staff are we cant give wage increases without passing it on to you our customers ! but ille pass on your pat on the back to all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this little gem while out for a drive a couple of years ago, this was our fourth visit, each time for a meal, a really lovely pub with excellent food & fantastic staff. There is a warm welcome for all. This visit...More

2  Thank lindosloverYork
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

It was good to see you all again ! thanks for taking the time to write on here ! dont forget to join the loyalty program , you can do it online from any of our web sites follow the links if you didnt pick...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a pub I will return for food and drink. The Sunday carvery is second to none. The staff all of them including the chef were brilliant, we were all taken by their camaraderie and service.

2  Thank gary1964_11
michael n, General Manager at The Blacksmiths Arms, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time for you vote for the Team ! they are a great bunch and your appreciation very helpful in keeping up the spirit thanks again and see you again soon !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $19
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Naburn, York YO19 4PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York  >  Naburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 623464
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Traditional Pub in the pretty riverside village of Naburn.Large Beer Garden for the Summer, Log Fire for the WinterReal Ales, Real Food - classic Pub Dishes all homemade.Family's, Push Bikes, Muddy Boots & Dogs Welcome!