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High Street, Carlton, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
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Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Stayed here,had breakfast(hot & plentiful) and evening meal which was exceptional-with a good choice of fares.

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Thank Tone01
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Everything here is done to a high standard from the welcome and ambiance as you enter to the quality and quantity if the food. We can only judge by the light lunch we had but this is a great place to start/end a walk in beautiful Coverdale. In its own right it is a great venue but as a community... More 

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Thank Flyturner
Northampton
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106 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

After reading rave reviews and on personal recommendation, we felt we had to visit this pub when staying in the area. Although we had booked we were given a table in the bar, even though there is a separate dining area. This was the first disappointment. We were pointed to our table, and no offer was made to get us... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2015

Four of us stayed at The Forresters on Friday 20th March and had a lovely meal. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the bedrooms particularly in view of the fact that dogs are allowed in the rooms as well as the bar. There are some nice touches like fresh milk in a small fridge on the landing for... More 

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Thank MrsMoley
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

Great Sunday lunch, great breakfast, friendly staff and a real comfortable bed. Will stop here again if we head to the dales again.

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Thank StephandAdam
Asuncion, Paraguay
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103 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2014

We ate here twice on a recent visit to the Yorkshire dales. First of all the character of the pub is great, especially on a cold evening, really warm with welcoming staff. The menu was really interesting with classic british dishes but with a little thought going into their composition. The first time we ate here the food was great... More 

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Thank Charlie_Cosh
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

We had been recommended to this pub/restaurant so decided to try it out. We were not disappointed. The staff were so very friendly and obliging. The food was delicious and extremely well-presented. There was a happy and relaxed atmosphere within the pub and we chatted to some locals who ate here regularly - a very good indication of good food.... More 

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Mytholmroyd, England, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

We stayed at The Foresters arms for 1 night last weekend, we had the king size room it was fantastic, very spacious room with everything you need. The cooked breakfast was lovely there was also cereal, toast & fruit. We also ate in the restaurant in the evening, the food was fantastic, my husband had the fish & chips which... More 

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Schilde, Belgium
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014

we were delighted to find this inn, annex B&B. in every dish they add I don't know what, but it makes their dishes just a little bit better than the average AA 4star inn's. The chef really knows to use the good mix of fresh food with the ideal mix of spices,.... the interior is very cosy, warm and the... More 

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Norwich
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2014

We ate here three times recently. The atmosphere is very friendly and the food is good. However on the third occasion, despite booking a table, we waited 90 minutes for our food. The pub was very busy, but they seemed to have taken more orders than they could cope with. There was no explanation offered for the delay, which would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Carlton, Yorkshire Dales National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Carlton
Description
A community pub with good wholesome food on a super walking route so will be useful to know about if you are in the area on holiday

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