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The Buck Inn

Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
+44 1845 587777
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Ideal for a leisurely Sunday lunch - lots of choice on the Sunday menu as well as classic roasts, plus a vegetarian option, all well prepared. Still fulfilling its historic function as an inn for passing travellers - whilst we were there cyclists and a...More

Thank Judith W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We popped in for a drink one evening last week and stayed to eat. We were lucky that there was a free table as many of them were reserved. The beer was well kept and the food excellent. I had the kedgeree - something I...More

Thank marmaladejar
mark s, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Lovely to hear how you’ve appreciated our beer and food quality. The Kedgeree is a very popular dish for us especially with chef Wills little twist on the conventional. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here a couple of weeks ago with my daughter's for lunch , I was told it had changed hands since the last time we were here , I had a sandwich and my girls had the burgers , my sandwich was tasty and did...More

Thank vikki e
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the review and pleased to see that we satisfied your daughters’ appetites. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone dreams of the idyllic quaint English country pub with jovial landlord, cosy fire & good food......this is the one. Tucked away in a pretty village the Buck Inn is just delightful. We visited with friends for a late Sunday lunch & from the moment...More

Thank Moorlandlass
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. All of the staff at the pub are very proud to have read your comments. This is exactly what we are trying to achieve. Look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had heard some good things about this pub so decided to try it and it was much better than we could have expected. It had a nice atmosphere and service was friendly and attentive. The food was excellent quality and very well presented. We...More

Thank Cathrine T
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for coming down and it’s great to hear you had such a good time. Look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Spread the word.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had an unexpected night to ourselves so decided to go and eat somewhere nice. Friends of ours had recommended The Buck Inn so we booked. As soon as we arrived we felt right at home even though there weren't many people...More

Thank Sally T
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Brilliant to hear you enjoyed your first visit to The Buck. Our open mic nights are very popular just unfortunate circumstances this time. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading the reviews my Wife and 2 friends booked for Sunday Lunch expecting good food in pleasant surrounding. What we found came as a surprise, this wasn't good food but Exceptional. Imaginative and creative dining using local produce ( the Trout was caught the...More

Thank michael c
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for such a positive review. I do appreciate how good our team is (I did recruit them!) and the pub is moving in such a positive direction at the moment. I’ll remember your name Michael C and will always find a table for you.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted a good Sunday lunch in a village pub that welcomed dogs (ours has severe separation anxiety and can’t be left on his own) and the Buck Inn did not disappoint. The pub is really nicely decorated, lovely wood burning stove; spacious and yet...More

Thank Jane T
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So pleased to read your review and how you appreciated our dog friendliness! Obviously the knowledge you had great food as well caps some great feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago

First time back at this pub for a long time and what an amazing place it is. The food was delicious, Steve was the perfect host and the setting was lovely. Will definitely be back soon - just sorry we've missed it all these years!

Thank _phillipstricia94
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It’s so nice to hear from a returning customer that has enjoyed themselves so much. Look forward to seeing you again, a little sooner this time!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with a very friendly welcome, roaring fire and a varied menu. I had a juicy 8oz rump steak and my husband the huge burger. The tomato chutney served with the burger was delicious with a hint of spice. We will definitely...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your time with us and benefitted from the log fire. Hope to see you again on your travels.

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7 March 2016|
Response from Jem J | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunaltley we don't have any accommodation at all, but we can recommend some of the loacl B&B's who we have visited
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 587777
  • E-mail
Located in the beautiful rural village of Maunby, in the heart of The Vale of York, you can be sure of a warm Yorkshire welcome at The Buck Inn* Head chef Dave Russell brings his unique personality and expertise to the kitchen with an eclectic menu, cooked fresh using the best of locally sourced, fresh seasonal produce* Yorkshire cask ales* oak beams & log fires* comfortable seating and dining* available for private functions and receptions* free parking* community orientated* we're dog friendly and love cyclists
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