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Blue Lion

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in East Witton $$ - $$$ , British,
A6108 between Masham and Leyburn, East Witton DL8 4SN, England
+44 1969 624273
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (22 reviews)
“partridge” (4 reviews)
“souffle” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
A6108 between Masham and Leyburn, East Witton DL8 4SN, England
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1 - 10 of 338 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking forward to a nice meal we headed for The Blue Lion at East Witton only to be very disappointed. I chose Pidgeons breast with fig and chopped hazelnuts, the breast meat was cooked nicely but the overall presentation and temperature was not good. For...More

1  Thank Trevor R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us dined in the restaurant, selecting from the set price 2 and 3 course Sunday lunch menu. There was a good selection of dishes on the menu, although we all couldn't resist having roast beef, which was carved at the table. The beef...More

Thank sam p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous little pub/hotel (we didn't stay) with a really attractive couple of bars beautifully lit and set out - loved the decor and atmosphere and the food was excellent. It was a little on the expensive side - but a real treat.

Thank BarbaraH810
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Phoned to make a Sunday lunch booking and was given the impression that the restaurant was solidly booked though as a favour we were given a table. Having arrived as well as during the meal, the restaurant was less than half full. The dining room...More

Thank westeam
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Great food, although a little expensive. Very accommodating with our dog and had a lovely corner table in the bar. Staff were a bit indifferent, and not particularly warm or welcoming, but they were efficient.

Thank karenamcewan
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Called in by chance very busy for a Tuesday but found us a table ,food was excellent great choice of local produce pleasent staff not cheap but good value for money

Thank simpsonmitchell
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This was a disappointing meal, we chose the slow cooked belly of pork which was very tough and slightly burned. I hope this was just an off day, we have dined here many times over the years and have always been happy with both the...More

2  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Used to come here often as the food was always very good... cooked to order and decent portions, a tad on the pricey side but worth it. Last time we popped in just for a drink while out for a walk. Paid £7 for a...More

3  Thank Steve C
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We have visited the Blue Lion on a number of occasions for lunch and for dinner. The quality of the food is consistently high and well priced, evidenced by the number of returning satisfied patrons. The welcome is warm, the service is good and the...More

Thank Hep1414
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Just stopped by for a cold drink. Two J2o cost us £6-40! Yes I know pub prices are higher. But £3-20 each for a drink that costs on average 70 to 75p from any supermaket. Wasn't as if the service was good either. Stood at...More

1  Thank robthetracker
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27 May 2015|
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Response from hk20 | Property representative |
Yes we do. Dogs are allowed in the bar area, but not the restaurant. The menu is the same in both areas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A6108 between Masham and Leyburn, East Witton DL8 4SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  East Witton
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 624273
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