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1881 at Wrea Head Hall

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Barmoor Lane Scalby, Scarborough YO13 0PB, England
+44 1723 371190
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I'm never disappointed with the food. Always beautiful and extremely well presented. The desserts are especially good

Thank LyndaStacey
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What a really nice hotel, comfortable well priced, food absolutely gorgeous, beds very comfy staff very friendly, they are slowly doing more rooms up with good quality furnishings dining room needs some attention to the decor otherwise we will return well done.

Thank Keith D
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100 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The dining room was fully booked on both nights that I was at the hotel so booking is essential. The portions are generous and my selection from the least expensive menu (Two courses £24.50) was perfectly cooked and presented. I followed this with the cheese platter (£5.95) which was served with grapes, chutney, and celery. The bar can become full... More 

Thank LondonGavroche
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We visited with friends in September and had a. Very nice meal, good welcome on arrival, bar area is very nice for pre dinner drink. Good table in the resturant, food was good, quite large portions, nice presentation. Reading other reviews food quality can be variable but it was lovely when we dined there. Many of the other guests appeared... More 

Thank HilarySch
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Well what can I say after booking a table on a Saturday evening for 8 pm we arrived to a nice ride up the grounds which were very well maintained And all was looking good until we arrived through the front door we had to walk around most of the downstairs rooms And there was no one there in reception... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I recently stayed at Wrea Head Hall and ate in the restaurant on a couple of nights. Very slick operation with good food, presented beautifully, in a very nice dining room. But the food is quite rich and possibly quite high in salt, judging by how thirsty I was after each meal. Despite this, a nice experience and definitely an... More 

1 Thank PhilipSeb
Skegness, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

The food here is amazing, local produce cooked to perfection, beautifully presented and the chef very accommodating, very willing to add or take away ingredients that you don't like. Cooked to perfection meat was well cooked and not served pink or red but properly cooked but still juicy and succulent the chef's expertise and the quality shine through, thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank Annette R
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132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

There was a bit of a mix up as our reservation had gone astray, however the maitre'd couldn't have been more helpful to put it right. The setting is wonderful, a real historical hall sympathetically converted to a hotel and restaurant. The food was all very good, service equally so. Good produce, cooked and presented very well. Decent value. Would... More 

Thank YorkshireManinblack
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We went for the indulgence menu and it did not disappoint. I would highly recommend eating in if you are staying at Wrea Head Hall

Thank emcbrcq
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

turned up 5 minutes past 2 - told they stopped serving lunch, which is fine but really didnt need the patronising attitude, and really can they not provide a sandwich or something at 5 minutes past - very unwelcoming, and wont be gracing them again with my custom, plenty of other places in the area

3 Thank Ian F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barmoor Lane Scalby, Scarborough YO13 0PB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 371190

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