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The Bruce Arms

May 7 May 8
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Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic venue, delicious food and one amazing hostess (Maggie) friendly, knows her job like a professor! Polite, not too pushy and always smiling! The atmosphere was warm, comfortable and we had a very special dinner. Will return and recommended.

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1Thank Juliet S
York
Reviewed 17 March 2017

A very nice welcome as we entered the pub , sat by a very warming fire, Very helpful member of staff ( Maggie ) who suggested many dishes on the menu. The only minor gripe was the amount of salt on the fries, this was not needed as salt & pepper was put on the table. Lovely hot bread rolls.

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Thank Lizatom
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Warm friendly welcome, nothing too much trouble. We sat down at a table plenty big enough for the 3 of us, two adults and one child. Great choice to choose from but we all just fancied 'Traditional Sunday Lunch, the beef was so tender, lovely roast potatoes, cauliflower cheese, (2 other veg, can't remember!) We would love to call back...

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Thank Karen B
Consett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Warm welcome from delightful hosts. Log fires, great gin selection along with good menu and specials boards. Comfy beds and good breakfast. Nothing was a problem.we took the local bus into Ripon for the day. Good sale down the Riverside. Good pub on the river, good pub Grubb menu. Two very pleasant nights. Only thing missing was some vegetables. Will...

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1Thank avril611
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Just had a top night and stay at the Bruce Arms. Staff couldn't have been friendlier and helpful. The well prepared meal/good wine were lovely preceded by gin from their excellent selection. The room was lovely and very cosy. The only slight niggle was that the shower was very weak but this didn't detract from our excellent evening!

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Thank MalcolmHassall
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Whilest staying close to the Village of West Tanfield.We decided on trying the Bruce for food I mistakenly thought it played second fiddle to the othere village pub the Black Bull.How wrong I was, firstly the Bruce servers restaurant food .The surroundings are elegant and the selection of spirits especially gin for the gin lovers is fantastic the care and...

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Thank cattonlad
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Lovely place to stay, pleasant staff, comfy room, good nights sleep, great breakfast, free parking and wifi. Didn't eat in the restaurant but the dinner looked nice and has a romantic atmosphere. A great place for a romantic night away.

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Thank Jo H
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Whist out for the day in North Yorkshire I was looking for a place for lunch. I had a place in mind but came across The Bruce Arms and as it looked pleasant enough from the outside thought we would give it a go. I am so pleased we did. We had one of the nicest lunches we have had...

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2Thank jetwilson
Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016

i stayed here for one night and also booked in for dinner .The whole experience was great from the friendly welcome ,the lovely comfortable room to the excellent evening meal .I would thoroughly recommend The Bruce Arms and will hopefully be back if I'm ever back in the area .

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Thank jayneharrison79
Ripon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Weve just been to the bruce arms and i can safely say its the best meal ive had in a very long time.. The food was awesome and the service excellent... Cant pick out anything .. But the chocolate moose is a serious hit of devine chocolate... Thank you very much Dave and Maggie

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A warm friendly welcome awaits you as you enter this traditional Yorkshire pub. With cosy log fires to keep you warm in winter and vine covered terrace garden for lazing those summer days away. The Bruce Arms serves inventive British cuisine in a rustic yet elegant setting.offering both a la carte and a more informal selection of daily specials, a well chosen wine list and a wide selection of local beers and ales. En Site accommodation available ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bruce Arms

Address: Main Street, West Tanfield HG4 5JJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > West Tanfield
Price Range: RM510 - RM528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Only three rooms on front. All can hear the lovely donkeys.”
avril611, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“my room (the purple one) did overlook the road and a couple of donkeys neither of which were noisy when I stayed .”
jayneharrison79, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I didn't stay over night”
fionah683, 16 Dec 2014 | Read review
“only 3 rooms but very comfortable - donkeys nearby”
1958telfer, 27 Oct 2014 | Read review
“There are only three rooms so all very similar.”
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