We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Blacksmiths Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Main Street | Malton, Westow YO60 7NE, England
+44 1653 619606
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (76 reviews)
“pie” (11 reviews)
“pastry” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Main Street | Malton, Westow YO60 7NE, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (298)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

My partner and I came here for food and we're both very happy, I ordered the gammon and was hoping the plate wasn't going to be too over faced and it wasn't, perfect portion size and cooked to perfection!! My partner had the steak pie...More

1  Thank Cocker83
Reviewed 19 February 2018

In the middle of a long walk this is just what you want.......warm welcome from staff.....warm cosy pub...great food. We had the haddock and chips from the specials board. Looking at the menu we will have to go back.......soon! Only one problem......after the meal and...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely Sunday lunch today, I had beef which was just as requested medium rare and my wife had pork with what looked to be proper crackling. The roast potatoes were very tasty and the veggies not overdone! The Yorkshire’s were fantastic. The deserts...More

Thank Gerard800
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We called in here for lunch in the middle of a walk. We were given a lovely warm welcome and settled to enjoy a rest by the wood burning stove. We both had haddock and chips which was delicious as was the pint of Theakstons...More

1  Thank Sue P
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We were part of a group and had to choose our meals before the evening. We looked online at the menus and made our selections. We thought we were going to get pan fried King Prawns as our starter from the pictures and descriptions on...More

3  Thank RACLAS
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We called here for Sunday lunch without booking, just from seeing a sign on the main road other wise we would never have know what an amazing place this was. We were very much welcomed by the staff and managed to grab the last table...More

1  Thank RicardoEastYorkshire
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We visit the Blacksmiths Arms on a regular basis. The staff are friendly and attentive. The menu is varied with specials on the board, although I nearly always order the fillet steak which I have cooked rare. Because it is well hung, even though it...More

Thank 123Dex
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great meals and pleasant staff. We both had steaks which were cooked to perfection. Lovely sweets. Good value for money.

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We had two dinners here and both were very good. The pub is well set out and possibly has the nicest pub toilets in the UK ;)

Thank anthony P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

It was worth the drive to eat at the Blacksmiths Arms in Westow. There were 8 of us. It was nice and warm inside and the staff were welcoming. It was a quiet weekday night. We took quite a long time to order as it...More

Thank Jane C
Nearby HotelsSee all Westow Hotels
Burythorpe House
590 reviews
3.73 km away
The Talbot Hotel Malton
1,355 reviews
6.98 km away
Suddaby's Crown Hotel
23 reviews
7.24 km away
The Old Lodge
563 reviews
7.38 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Stone Trough Inn
414 reviews
1.54 km away
Courtyard Cafe
79 reviews
2.45 km away
The Bay Horse Ale House
71 reviews
3.82 km away
Nearby Attractions
Yorkshire Arboretum
107 reviews
6.47 km away
Stokesley Leisure Centre
7 reviews
7.81 km away
R Yates & Sons Ltd
14 reviews
7.09 km away
St Michaels Malton
13 reviews
7.17 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from BeefFarmersDaughter | Property representative |
Hi, Unfortunately we do not allow dogs inside the pub however they are more than welcome in the beer garden.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street | Malton, Westow YO60 7NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Westow
  • Phone Number: +44 1653 619606
The Blacksmiths Arms is a 300 year old country pub situated in the pretty rural village of Westow between York and Malton which has been bought by a local farming family. It boasts many charming features such as exposed beams, roaring log burners and original bread oven. The pub has recently gone through a refurbishment with a modern twist whilst maintaining it's country charm. We are a family run business and pride ourselves on our friendly service, fine wines, real ales and fabulous home made, locally sourced food. As well as individual dining we are also pleased to cater for parties, i.e. small weddings, christenings, shooting parties & birthdays.We also offer a takeaway service - Please enquire withinGift vouchers are also available.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing