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The Staveley Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Just Off Main Road | Ripon, North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3HT, England
+44 1765 635439
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good17%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (8 reviews)
“goujons” (2 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Just Off Main Road | Ripon, North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3HT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to visit the Staveley arms on sunday everything was perfect lots of choice and the food was hot as were the plates, give this place a go if you are passing.

1  Thank gailelstob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a number of times and the food has been nice enough. However, we walked there with the dog today and sat in the bar. The carvery was on but the normal menus for the adjoined cafe and pub were still out...More

2  Thank Emma H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have used a few times. Not usually at weekends. Beer - insufficient sales midweek - leads to some poor quality ale being served. Not a good advert. Food - Overall it's not bad - let themselves down with slow service from kitchen to table. Food...More

Thank yorkieb2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was quiet inside but a warm fire in the corner and lots of seats made it cosy and welcoming from the cold outside. It was a Thursday Italian night. We each picked a starter. The homemade dough balls and garlic butter were very nice....More

Thank bug-x
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are from the Midlands & only booked a few weeks ago we were lucky to get a table. I am sorry I do not agree with the previous review ref: Christmas Day. The staff were first class from the floor to the kitchen nothing...More

Thank tracey w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we booked a table over 2 months ago for Christmas lunch for 2 o'clock, when we arrived we were told we would have to wait a few minutes as our table wasnt quite ready, it turned out that we were not seated until 2.45. the...More

1  Thank kate k
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We used to go to the Staveley Arms quite often before it closed; when it reopened we thought we'd go for Sunday lunch. After a lengthy wait at the bar, we sat in the bar area to await our friends. It was absolutely freezing, no...More

Thank lilypam
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This is the second time that we have had Carvery at The Staveley Arms; before it was on a Sunday. This time on a Wednesday. There was plenty of choice of veg and potatoes. We both had gammon and turkey meat, with many veg and...More

Thank Em W
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We visited here today for lunch. The food was enjoyable enough with nothing to complain about or sing about. I had a full English and my hubby had Fish n Chips. The seating arrangement's are good and the place was nice and warm with double...More

Thank MaggieMaggieH
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Really liked the feel of this pub. We ate early evening in the bar. The spacious restaurant looked nice but we favoured sitting with the locals as we were eating early. Menu offers wide choice and the specials were enticing. The Thai Green Vegetable curry...More

Thank SmithDavidM
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1 October 2016|
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Response from Rebecca M | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are a plenty!
12 June 2016|
Response from Khiva2011 | Reviewed this property |
12:00 till 7:00 pm
2 June 2016|
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Response from genie1Westyorkshire | Reviewed this property |
Have checked and it is £10.95. definitely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$24
Bar, British, Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Just Off Main Road | Ripon, North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ripon  >  North Stainley
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 635439
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Traditional British pub, set in a picturesque North Yorkshire village, open all day and serving freshly cooked food all day every day, with a superb carvery available on Sunday's. The pub caters to groups, families and couples.
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