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Brandysnap Bistro

3 Whitbygate, Thornton-Le-Dale, England
+44 1751 474732
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 Whitbygate, Thornton-Le-Dale, England
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Reviewed yesterday

On arrival you are greeted with warmth and sincerity by Adam, who clearly enjoys his front of house role and is a delight to talk to. Every effort is made to make you feel comfortable and in this instance my partner was offered an additional...More

Thank MasterofTheLodge
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a realy enjoyable meal here. The staff where excellent and nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommended if you fancy something a bit more up market than the pubs.

Thank poshNbecshull
Reviewed 3 days ago

Thank you for our special evening and birthday celebrations. A memorable weekend away with my daughters and enjoying superb food in the Brandy Snap. Menu choice is superb. The Hake was mouth watering as was the Morrocan Lamb. Oh the mint and white chocolate ice...More

Thank Angela B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic! We received a very warm welcome and were extremely well looked after throughout our whole dining experience. Food was lovely and homemade and I was made a wonderful birthday cake. Thank you so much for making my birthday evening one to remember.

Thank Jess B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous meal last night. Well worth the 100 mile round trip. Loved the choice on the menu, but we picked from the specials board too. I had king scallops and crab au gratin to start, followed by the lamb. My husband had goat's cheese and...More

Thank gilly1897
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself & wife had early evening meal and the whole dining experience cannot be faulted. Excellent bottle of Chilean Merlot wine , very pleasant & efficient service in a cosy relaxed environment. Starters Icelandic prawns and lovely tasty fishcakes . Main course from the specials...More

Thank cagedavid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently ate at Brandysnaps again. Very warm and pleasant welcome by Adam who was very helpful when deciding on which wine to choose (2 very sizeable tasters were presented). Couldn't fault any of the courses - food was so tasty and beautifully presented. (The double...More

Thank steve707
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited for a meal to celebrate my husband's birthday and what a fantastic choice. An excellent, varied selection available for each course plus specials that cater for all tastes. Every dish was made with the finest of ingredients, cooked to perfection with care and attention...More

Thank flower682016
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Made a phone call here and asked if they could cope with a dairy free diet. They couldn't have been more helpful. Had a superb meal with a few minor adjustments. Everything about the food and service was first class. Will definitely eat here again...More

Thank Tinaw16
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is really an excellent restaurant, both for the food and service, but as stated, booking is essential as there are not many tables. The menu is interesting and the quality and presentation of the food is great. Very nice bistro style atmosphere. An unexpected...More

Thank misspopeye
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Questions & Answers
Karen B
16 August 2017|
Response from George B | Reviewed this property |
I believe children are ok but I can't remember seeing any on our visit. Just call the restaurant and I'm sure the very friendly staff will confirm my thoughts.
22 September 2015|
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Response from denburyjohn | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely - its very popular and very small. Most unlikely to get an on spec table Good luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Whitbygate, Thornton-Le-Dale, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thornton-Le-Dale
  • Phone Number: +44 1751 474732
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Chef Claire combines the best ingredients, always sourced ethically and as locally as possible, to produce fabulous dishes. We pride ourselves on our warm hospitality and great customer service.
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