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General Tarleton Restaurant

Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
+44 1423 340284
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“crab lasagne” (16 reviews)
“suckling pig” (9 reviews)
“duckling” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a fantastic restaurant (with rooms), well worth a drive out to visit for lunch. Our service was superb, we were served by a number of staff who were all friendly, well trained and happy to oblige. Our food was amazing, starters were interesting with...More

Thank JuicyLucyMarkie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the General Tarleton on my birthday. What a wonderful eating experience. Very cosy and comfortable seating area and tasty food. Will definitely return.

Thank honour054
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent find during our recent stay near Knaresborough. Excellent food and drink. We shared a very tasty starter of bruschetta. My wife had sea bass and I had a fillet stay - both filling and delicious. We also had a very enjoyable...More

Thank templar79
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the General Tarleton to attend a wedding so thought we would have dinner there - so glad we did. We started off the night night having a G&T outside and then moved to the lounge where the head waiter came and...More

1  Thank Foxtoad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked dinner here at the last minute on a Sunday evening. Great welcome, fab menu (could be improved with a couple more veggie options though) & first class service. We were even able to split our bill three ways with different payment methods without any...More

Thank Jonny-Northerner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's been a long time since we visited, last visit was memorable so we decided to give it another try. My husband had a starter from the special's board was fresh and tasty I had the scallops which were delicious. Mains were both very well...More

Thank sarahtown
Reviewed 15 June 2017

By describing itself as a restaurant with rooms, the GT does raise expectations and to be fair it does not disappoint. The service is efficient without being intrusive and the restaurant is airy and not too noisy. The food is well presented and tasty, although...More

Thank angetate
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We are here with our ten year old grand daughter. The variety in the menu was excellent. Everything was prepared exactly as we requested and the waiting staff were very helpful

Thank Sorrentodreamer
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We have been visiting this restaurant about two or three times a year for the past ten or so. Generally the food and service have been good to excellent. We feel that an old friend has let us down. We visited for Sunday lunch at...More

2  Thank WildlifeWatcher90
Reviewed 4 June 2017

My wife and I were staying in Harrogate and I had seen reviews of this restaurant that encouraged me to book. I booked some weeks in advance as this was the Friday of the Whitsun Bank holiday; the weather was fantastic which was maybe why...More

Thank Philipl2929
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Response from Ann E | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'm sorry but I didn't notice on the menu for sure. I think there was a choice of pasta but not certain. On both occasions I visited the restaurant it was a flying visit on route driving South. This is the telephone... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ferrensby
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 340284
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