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The Hare & Hounds


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Four of us and two dogs called in for some food early on a Saturday afternoon after walking from Whitby along the Cinder Path. Lovely, very clean and a homely feeling to the pub. We sat in the bar, as we had the dogs and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank B_JDerbysire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived to be told that there was no fish left or lamb. We ordered steak, pie and goats cheese tart. After 10 minutes we were told that there was no goats cheese either but we could have smoked cheese, brie or feta instead. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Alex A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really lovely food. Well presented, tasty and good value. Fab desserts. We will be returning on our next visit to Robin Hoods Bay.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Oilyrag888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a meal yesterday evening, after a recommendation from someone on campsite. Wasn't disappointed. My husband had chicken wrapped in Palma ham and I had Whitby scampi, with homemade chips. Staff really attentive, asking if we would like anymore drinks while we waited...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Roadrunner31
Reviewed 2 February 2019

We came with friends on the last night of our stay and so pleased we chose to eat here, after passing by on numerous occasions and never stopped before. What lovely food - my husband chose the famous steak and mushroom pie and voted it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank susie947
Reviewed 23 January 2019

What a lovely pub with friendly staff and excellent food. We had the Sunday roast which was well cooked and the vegetables were really tasty - creamed leeks, red cabbage, swede mash and carrots as well as roast and mash potatoes. We managed to squeeze...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shazzapozza
Reviewed 19 January 2019

We had no idea the Hare and Hounds was so very good. They must have an excellent chef. The pie was so tasty, full of meat in a lovely sauce with fantastic puff pastry on top. The seasonal vegetables were really wonderful. You could have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gwen P
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Due to now working in local area , decided with wife to try one of local pubs close to Whitby , lass,s at work highly recommend this eating house just outside Whitby on main road to Scarborough. So whilst having a nice trip out we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank markeland2017
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

The steak pie was absolutely beautiful with fantastic pastry. The pie was accompanied with vegetables and real chips. The kids meal of chicken goujons was one of the best I've seen. The chicken seemed to have been poached and then cooked in a beautiful panko...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tjndoncaster
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Have been here a number of times and really liked it. Tonight wasn’t as good, sadly. Service was fine but ordered the lamb rump and order accepted. This was at the beginning of service. Waitress returned to say it wasn’t lamb rump tonight but lamb...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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15 February 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Dogs allowed in bar not restaurant
Paul E
27 August 2016|
Response from Kate_C_06 | Reviewed this property |
Entrance is via a small porch which might be tight for a wheelchair. I think there might be a small step between bar and dining area. Worth ringing them to check if there are alternative doors to use.
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