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The Milbank Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Bedale Road | Well, Bedale DL8 2PX, England
+44 1677 470411
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sundae” (7 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
“steak ale” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bedale Road | Well, Bedale DL8 2PX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service was excellent, thoroughly enjoyed! We had the lamb rump special and gammon for our main, the portions size was great, and the entire meal including drinks was good especially as the quality of the food was excellent

Thank Jessica9749
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the Millbank Arms for a last minute Mother’s Day lunch and we were very impressed. Living locally with two young children we generally stay home for Sunday roast, however I had heard great reviews and thought we would check it out before our...More

Thank ShaziaBrierley
Reviewed 7 March 2018

This area of North Yorkshire is fortunate to have so many traditional pubs offering quality food and The Milbank is no exception. Our haddock and chips were excellent as were our other courses. Drinks were reasonably priced. Service was efficient and the ambience pleasant.

2  Thank WinstonGlasgow
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Last night we went here for my mums 60th and I can honestly say it was one of the best meals out I have had in a long time. From a really warm welcome, friendly and knowledgeable staff and very generous portions of delicious food...More

Thank Clare P
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We just loved our Sunday lunch today and it was the best we have had anywhere in the last few years! Superb cooking of quality ingredients and massive portions of very tasty food.. what's not to love! The staff were all very good humoured and...More

1  Thank 55redroses
Reviewed 22 December 2017

In this excellent pub, you are sure of a friendly greeting, delicious food and friendly service. We have been quite a few times and have never been disappointed

2  Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Last minute visit, well received by friendly chatty staff. Great selection on specials board and full pub menu. Food good, plenty on the plate.

1  Thank Duane F
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here early on a Saturday evening, taking a table in the bar (it also has a restaurant area). The food was very nice; not the biggest choice you’ll ever find but with a good specials board to supplement the standard menu we had...More

2  Thank TonyBT2014
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Popped into a pub in Bedale for dinner but unfortunately they stopped serving food at 8 so did a quick bit of research and saw the great reviews for this place a short drive away. Called ahead to check they were still serving which they...More

1  Thank Gazlaaa
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We were treated to a really warm welcome from all the staff. There was a good drinks menu too. We visited on a Sunday and there was lots of choice. Everyone was really impressed with the quality and size of portions. A real hidden gem....More

1  Thank HowayPetMarkOne
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Sarah B
2 February 2016|
Response from chris-di-tour | Property representative |
I can’t understand why but your question has only just come up on our page, I can only apologise for the delay but to answer your question yes we do serve gluten free foods, please just let us know when you order. Thanks for... More
27 May 2015|
Response from chris-di-tour | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in answering your query, we are open Saturday lunchtimes from noon until 2.00 pm (last food orders) and do have some childrens items on our menu. We will also serve smaller portion of some mains and all... More
Clare S
29 January 2015|
Response from chris-di-tour | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in answering but we have been closed for our annual holiday. Sadly after a problem with a dog owner and another customer we do not allow dogs (other than guide dogs) in the pub during food hours. Thanks... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bedale Road | Well, Bedale DL8 2PX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Bedale
  • Phone Number: +44 1677 470411
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