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The Pack Horse Inn

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Widdop Rd, Hebden Bridge HX7 7AT, England
+44 1422 842803
Sun 12:00 - 19:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Took mother in law and family for lunch after hearing good things. Person that served us probably the landlord was especially rude when ordering, cocked up the drinks order and seemed to think it was my fault. Personally I don't find rudeness part of the local charm I just find it rude. No instructions about food. In case you go... More 

Thank r0th35
Halifax, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the first time that I have not enjoyed my meal hear. I normally go for the liver and mash, but didn't see it on the menu, so I decided to have the chilli, rice & garlic bread, which I have had in the past, but we are talking a few years ago. Anyway this chilli was not good.... More 

Thank lynnh311
Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Essentially, a 'meat eaters' inn, but this, as on many other occasions over the decades, provided great sustenance for my fella and me via a ploughmans', and a fish pie. Don't expect pampering! It's Yorkshire 'grit' all the way. Get on wi it and stop tha whining.

Thank jowalsh2015
Manchester, UK
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161 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in for dinner after a walk in the area and what an excellent find. Friendly service and the food was top notch and served promptly. The slow cooked lamb just fell off the bone, the roast beef was the chunkiest piece I've ever seen and my lasagne was exactly what I was after, super cheesy. The pub was really... More 

Thank K18UK
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

My partner and I have been visiting the Pack horse for 18 years. We have always enjoyed the food and atmosphere. We live in Cardiff and always make a point of coming for lunch when visiting family in Burnley. The landlord can be a little brash at times, but we always took this with a pinch of salt. However our... More 

1 Thank Amanda C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We stopped here for a late Sunday lunch en-route between Luddenden Foot and Edinburgh on the recommendation of our son who said it was a special place. It certainly was and we thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience, as that's what it is. The beer looked great, but with Scotlands draconian drink drive rules my wife was the only one to... More 

Thank howardeawilliams
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great food, friendly welcoming atmosphere, warm in winter and marvellous at any time of the year after a bracing moorland walk. We have been coming here for years.

1 Thank writerofGreeknovels
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Okay so I'm a recently turned vegan and it is now normally impossible for me to go out for a walk with my parents followed by a decent meal. They love this place and we've been before but this was the first time I'd been in ages. The menu only had two veggie options both loaded with cheese so I... More 

1 Thank Eleanor M
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Used to visit here years ago and popped in while on a bimble for a spot of lunch - delighted to find it totally unchanged! Friendly service (although you no longer order at the kitchen door) and great food and beer - will come back sooner next time!

Thank LynneMid
Witney, United Kingdom
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208 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

The Packhorse was a welcome sight mid-way around a long walk. Nice welcome. Good choice of beer in excellent condition. Quality ploughmans. Interesting photos and memoriabilia of the local industry.

Thank Stuart01160

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$29
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Widdop Rd, Hebden Bridge HX7 7AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Hebden Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1422 842803

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?