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Navigation Inn

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Chapel Lane 47 Holmes Road, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3LF, England
+44 1422 316073
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of over 30 seniors, we called in here for lunch having toured the town and on our way to Shibden Hall. We had pre-booked our food from the excellent and varied menu, and despite a brief power cut the dishes arrived reasonably promptly and all together, which must have taken some organising. The various portions of all seemed... More 

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Thank SteveRosie8
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called into the Navigation a few times whilst passing along the canal, always found it very friendly and clean. Never tried the food but had a look at the menu and it's on our list of one to try. The whole place is always clean and there's seating outside which will be nice in the summer.

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Thank Mr_Dave_A_1970
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sons birthday treat. We arrived for an evening meal and were seated and ordered a member of our party requested boiled potatoes with the braised steak as the online menu states a choice of potatoes, the menu in the pub states with mash we were told that no we could not have this and left without eating. Feel veruy dissapointed... More 

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Thank Jackie H
1009391BobJ, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this review

This review constitutes everything that is bad with Trip Advisor. It clearly states on the in house menu what option is available with each course and at the end of the day as a business we endeavour to provide quality service and products at great prices. Customers who feel that they can bully businesses by showing off and marching out... More 

Halifax, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is very good for a Sunday dinner, it is as good if not better than all local rivals. Good price to go with it.

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here twice over the last 2 months, while visiting family and friends, both times we have had a really good time, The Hosts are very welcoming and the food has been good, the home made chips are fab. Will be using this as our meeting place from now on.

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Thank MarinersTours
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited the Navigation Inn with family for evening meal, chef was so friendly and helpful. Excellent food and all round lovely place!

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Thank Tracey G
Sowerby Bridge, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious food, freshly prepared. The 2 course meal deal at £10.50 is very good value. Traditional pub food with something for everyone. The staff are very pleasant and efficient. And they also lovely local beers. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Gillmurphy
Sowerby Bridge
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The Navigation is in a lovely location by the canal. There is a large car park at the rear. There is a good selection of hand pulled beers and a good range of wines and other beverages. The food is plentiful and all prepared on the premises and there is an extensive menu and always a selection of specials. I... More 

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Thank Stephen A
Halifax, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The sign outside says "Warm Welcome" & "Traditional Home Cooked Food" and that's exactly what we got ... We both went for fixed price 3 course menu and it was very tasty, good sized portions and a nice pint .. or two. Will go back...

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Thank Alasdair N
Halifax, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

on arrival ordered some drinks young women behind bar said she would bring coffee and high chair over after 10 minutes had to ask again as she had forgot. ordered food at about 1.30 four people were eating 2 starters 4 mains and 2 desserts, we were still waiting for some one to take our desserts order at 3.05 and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chapel Lane 47 Holmes Road, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Sowerby Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 316073
Description
Quiet canal-side location with ample parking and beer garden. Local home cooked food and great friendly atmosphere. Daily deals and great beer all year round

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?