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The Postgate Inn

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Postgate is your typically British Pub but with spotlessly clean rooms and 1st class food. We had dinner on both nights and found the choice and quality of the food excellent, you can eat either in the restaurant or bar. The bar is very popular with the friendly locals, we will be back.

Thank T2KLY
Guisborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We arrived today, to an empty bar, we had to wait at least five minutes for the barmaid to come through when we said we had a booking she said 'oh yes your table is over there.' pointing to the corner. When we said we were booked for the resturant the barmaid appeared to question this, but reluctantly rearranged the...

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 27 September 2016

A typical pub trying to produce good food but lacking the finesse. I had black pudding with scallops for the starter - there was enough black pudding for at least two helpings and an enormous heap of mashed potato beneath enough to call this a main course. Unfortunately the taste was drowned out by a large helping of sweet Cumberland...

Thank Robin2512
postgateinn, Owner at The Postgate Inn, responded to this review

As Stated On the Menu The Sauce is a red currant jelly base redcurant jelly is sweet , The Beef Wellington is A 8 to 10 oz fillet steak topped with home-made chicken parfait Wrapped in puff pastry ,I hate to come across being rude which is not intended but that combination is never going to be any thing but...

Northampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Rolling heather moors and ancient woodland stretch away in all directions on narrow roads that twist and turn as often as they rise and fall providing any walker with, an unquenchable thirst to explore, a heaven of inspiring scenery and challenges. This was our plan but we also wanted an ideal location to explore the local market towns and fishing...

Thank Edward K
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the Postgate last weekend and had a really enjoyable time. Comfortable room, excellent food, good beer, welcoming and cheerful staff - what more could you want! It's also right next to Egton station so travel into Whitby is easy.

Thank 945Chris
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We went to the post gate after having read the reviews we arrived at the pub went in and never even got a hello from the bar person,she then carried on talking to another couple for three mins totally ignoring my husband then after getting the drinks she informs us that they only do bar food at lunch when she...

Thank dawnie163
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Postgate Inn. The food was absolutely delicious and portions were generous. Our only complaint was that it was so difficult choosing just one thing from the menu that we will have to visit again to try some more dishes!! :)

Thank marmaladeatkins3
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Near this review you will find one expressing disappointment at being turned away having not booked. Let me offer a different perspective. The Postgate Inn is a pub that serves exceptional food. It's not all gastro and trendy just a real pub with a a very good chef and a menu that appears to change, at least in part, regularly....

Thank Denniselite67
Pershore, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Arrived at our holiday cottage in the village today (Friday) and went to the Postgate Inn for a meal as we were tired after our long journey. We arrived at 6pm as the AA pub site said it opened at 6 but actually didn't open til 6.30. We order drinks and were then told that we wouldn't be able to...

Thank Susan2355
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The bar had an excellent local ale and wine selection. The evening's menu was posted on chalk boards in the bar. The was a wide variety of fish and meat items from which to choose. Four of our group selected the monk fish with scallops and shrimp and the meal was absolutely delicious. The dessert menu was also very good.

Thank Stanley G

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Additional Information about The Postgate Inn

Address: Egton Bridge, North York Moors National Park YO21 1UX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > North York Moors National Park > Egton Bridge
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Postgate Hotel Whitby
Postgate Hotel Whitby
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Best views”
 of 5 bubbles r0bertn0ble, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“any all good”
 of 5 bubbles 451arthurg, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“All three rooms are cosy”
 of 5 bubbles shirleyo661, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Only three rooms, all of the same good quality”
 of 5 bubbles UKPoly, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“We were not residents at this hotel, so cannot comment as we only ate here”
 of 5 bubbles snowbird29, 17 Jun 2015 | Read review
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