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The Malt Shovel

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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US$13 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
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All reviews steak and ale pie devilled kidneys black pudding scotch egg belly pork tempura prawns roast dinner french onion soup sea bass creme brulee haddock mash queen scallops bread sandwich the pub rich gravy fell apart
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Reviewed today via mobile

Set in the countryside north of Harrogate in a lovely village, we reserved a place for Sunday lunch. And what a good choice it was. The place has three smallish and intimate rooms, with a real old feeling to it. The service was excellent- friendly...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank andrew-jerusalem
Reviewed 3 days ago

Patronised this establishment on the recommendation of others. I was more than underwhelmed by the exterior and was hesitant about dining here. However upon entry into the traditional and quaint inn I was immediately cheered up. Lovely wood burning stoves - the place was nice...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Diamond280
Reviewed 1 week ago

As regular visitors to the Malt Shovel we have enjoyed the variety and quality of the food. It is regrettable that the range on the menu has diminished, none of us really were enthused by what was on offer and we left after a drink....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank OD1414
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s always good to have some nice meal again.Simple and better than other places.Just doing what you doing.Grate job

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jimnaji12
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called for thurs lunch on our way to the Dales, what a fabulous way to start our break! This cosy historic charming little county pub is a real find, The owners are very friendly and welcoming, We both chose from the specials board, My...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DizzyDebbieDee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had Sunday lunch and what a delicious plateful of food. I would rate this place as one of the best restaurants I have ever been in. The beef melted in your mouth and the veg was cooked to perfection. The staff are very friendly and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tedderbear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't decide on this one. Had an item from the festive menu which was very expensive for what it was. Other party members stuck to the main menu with no complaints. It also took a long time to get through the courses. Outcome: undecided as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bimeycharlie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly pub with lots of character. The food was delicious and the owners were good fun. We have been with a group of friends as well as family and we always have a great time. The portions were generous which went down well with us!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LJ-Hep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a trip up from London with friends over Christa mas. Extremely welcoming with great beer and food!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Theptonstall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Twenty of us enjoyed a wonderful meal, varying from ox cheek to fish dishes and a superb variety of perfectly cooked vegetables! All of this and beautifully served too! If you fancy a drive out into the country and are staying near Harrogate I could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank brigetg2015
MarekJ986, Manager at The Malt Shovel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us. We are so glad you enjoyed your meals!

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15 January 2019|
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Response from Ian T | Reviewed this property |
Yes is the simple answer and a very nice venue to do so.
15 November 2018|
Response from MarekJ986 | Property representative |
Unfortunately not. Dogs are allowed in the beer garden and sometimes in the back conservatory.
16 May 2018|
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Response from boom593 | Reviewed this property |
They not serving meals on Sunday night. They just open for lunch from 12 till 3
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