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The Black Horse Inn

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Swainby €€ - €€€ , British,
23 High Street | Swainby, Northallerton, Swainby DL6 3ED, England
+44 1642 700436
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“beef” (17 reviews)
“toasties” (9 reviews)
“crab” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
23 High Street | Swainby, Northallerton, Swainby DL6 3ED, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Courteous welcoming staff with service with a smile. Plenty of choice with food even for Vegetarians. good portions and freshly prepared and served. enjoyed a relaxing family meal without being rushed and nothing was too much when we wanted extras.

Thank Deepam100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying in the village, Swainby and thought we would try the Black Horse as it had outdoor tables and we were on holiday with our dog. The sign on the door said no dogs inside but as the weather was not too bad...More

1  Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate of the early birds special menu. Good choice and the main menu is very extensive. The food is freshly cooked and served really well. Service excellent. Definitely recommend

2  Thank Denise H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today with my daughter for lunch. The menu was very extensive and the prices reasonable. I had ham eggs double fried chips and peas which was really nice. My daughter had a large Yorkshire pudding filled with beef and seasonal veg and it was...More

3  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

3 of us went to The Black Horse on Wednesday night and all had lovely meals from an extensive menu. The bar staff were really friendly and couldn't do enough for us. The meals were big portions and really filling. We have been to this...More

3  Thank wearytraveller261
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went for Sunday Lunch with family, arrived at 12.00pm and found an available table suitable for four and a baby. Staff were friendly and cooked something special for my son who requested something that wasn't on the menu. Portions were huge, meat was cooked well...More

3  Thank Mrsnicol72
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived to nice welcome, staff friendly and helpful, starters arrived and very well presented and very tasty, main meals arrived once again very well presented and delicious. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal will definitely be returning.

4  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This pub is in a delightful little village. We had been recommended even though it was a half hour drive for us. It was very busy but we were warmly welcomed & a table was found & freshly prepared for us, very quickly. The menu...More

2  Thank spenny71
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Well, after an unpleasant visit to the blacksmiths arms, we've always said the black horse was much better, with nice food and retaining the character of a traditional pub. This time, however, we were greeted by mucky glasses , "turkey" which was almost definitely pork,...More

Thank samw9421053
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

What a delight to discover this lovely friendly pub. The food was beyond our expectations with a very full and varied food menu. I had the vegetarian option of mushroom stroganoff which was excellent and the side of chips were delicious. Can I mention our...More

4  Thank Maggie B
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Response from anna f | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but seems to be a great area for cyclists and not too far from the Tour de Yorkshire routes of last year and the Coast to Coast Route. The area is quite flat but has the advantage of the North York Moors to the east... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 High Street | Swainby, Northallerton, Swainby DL6 3ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Swainby
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 700436
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