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Navigation Inn

Chapel Lane 47 Holmes Road, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3LF, England
+44 1422 316073
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cherry pie” (4 reviews)
“cuscus” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Chapel Lane 47 Holmes Road, Sowerby Bridge HX6 3LF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in the Navigation shortly after it re-opened after closing for a short while when the previous people left. We were planning on having a meal but there were only four sandwich meals on the menu. Admittedly, a lady who was sat on a...More

Thank Monica H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pub closed a few weeks ago and has now reopened. Put beer prices up and locals abandoned ship. No food available and just one beer pump dispensing very sour, almost undrinkable, Tetleys beer. A sad example of how a pub can go from great...More

Thank wizbangHalifax
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Came with friends whilst visiting the Rushcart Festival and decided to go somewhere new. Small walk brought us to this lovely place. Friendly staff, small but good menu from which we chose the fish and the pork. Portions were substantial, freshly cooked and delicious. We...More

1  Thank Christine R
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Called here on Sunday whilst walking along the canal. It has been closed for a while but now re open. Its a lovely old pub and very welcoming. There was a good selection of well kept real ales on the bar floodlight by top hats...More

1  Thank elvia30
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Did great pub food which was at a reasonable price and some lovely ales... but unfortunately the place is now shut 😢😢😢

2  Thank Neil F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Friendly staff who were most helpful in fitting in eight of us including a year old baby. The food was very very good and served quickly. So good we over indulged and had puddings. No problem can always punch another hole in the belt. We...More

Thank jim186565
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Beer good but unfortunately we had to sit in the garden in the freezing cold because the pub is not dog friendly - we would have drunk more & even ordered food had it not been for this discriminatory policy. The off used excuse of...More

Thank jonny t
1009391BobJ, Manager at Navigation Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2017

We are very disappointed that you felt you needed to give us a poor rating based on your experience with us which was full of incorrect assumptions and to be honest, quite upsetting. To categorically state that the pub is 'Not dog friendly' is not...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I have visited a few times now since moving into the local area and has become my favourite pub! Food is always great with plenty of choice on the menu with reasonable prices. Drinks also are good not had a bad pint yet. Would recommend...More

2  Thank Sean B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived at midday when the pub opens and serves food. A party of 2, yet told we could not order food until a party of 7 due to come in had ordered!! And that they would "serve us when they were ready"!!!! Unbelievable. A bank...More

4  Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Yet again a delicious meal at the Navigation. This is fast becoming a favourite. We have been on numerous occasions and the food is always delicious. We ordered 4 meals from the 2 course meal deal at £11.50. All were very good. We ordered Steak...More

Thank Gillmurphy
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1 September 2017|
Response from elvia30 | Reviewed this property |
yes its open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
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
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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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