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Very good food at good value prices.

The meals taken here have always been excellent. The current 2 course offer for the price of a... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2015
York, United Kingdom
We would re- visit!

We went for dinner about 6 p.m. as they are open from 11 a..m. and planned on having fish & chips... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
Hal P
Javea, Spain
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“Excellent food.”
Aug 28, 2018
“Fantastic food.”
61 Harrogate Road, Ripon HG4 1ST, England
+44 1765 606383
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Reviewed 1 week ago

called in for Sunday lunch excellent food friendly staff lovely beer under new management now and it shows.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and my family have visited the lodge for there carvery and their recently back on the menu ‘pie night’... Fantastic food, friendly staff... I’m a very fussy eater and the landlady went out of her way to cook veg that wasn’t on the menu......More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rhian S
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We visited today with family from Lincolnshire. We've been numerous times when Lenny was in charge and have never been disappointed. However today was a complete let down from the start. The lady behind the bar was lovely and very helpful as always, the same...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Dog muck, 5 lots in kids play area, other customers says it's the owners dog. They don't clean up. I won't be going again with the kids.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank A1pag
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food nice atmosphere, busy only thing disappointing was kids playing in back where swings are and play area is they were covered in dog poop as someone hasn't picked it up but in a kids play area who would do that.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank lisadalton1
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We went tonight for a meal instead of the normal rush tomorrow,,we have not been before.The food did take a long time time to come out but they were quite busy granted.You got a lot on your plate however the chips that we got with...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Lisaanne1308
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Called in on the way home. Both peckish and looked nice from roadside. Weren't disappointed. Full menu on. Both chose a light snack of tuna and cheese baguette with chips. Good value. Both very full after this. Speed and quality of service great. Not a...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank P E
Reviewed 30 January 2016

We Popped in here the other day for lunch and received a very warm welcome, we sat next to the log burner which looked great. We both had the winter warmer hot pot for £5.00 each, all i can say is WOW, tasty home cooked...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Tina B
Reviewed 23 November 2015

The meals taken here have always been excellent. The current 2 course offer for the price of a starter is a novel idea and proves to be amazingly good value - hope it continues. Have also enjoyed the carvery on 2 occasions and found it...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Jonyor
Reviewed 18 September 2015

We went for dinner about 6 p.m. as they are open from 11 a..m. and planned on having fish & chips and comparing them with other establishments in Ripon but theBar lady mentioned hat there was a carvery available and taking a look at that,...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Hal P
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