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The Buck Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
+44 1845 587777
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (21 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
“fish” (8 reviews)
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17:30 - 20:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and a friend went here for dinner on a Wednesday night. It was quiet just a few other people in having drinks. The service was great and everyone was very friendly. We had the pulled pork burger and the pork enchiladas. The portions were...More

Thank Flora S
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Really appreciate your comments and thanks for taking the time to do a review. It was a little quiet on Wednesday but unfortunately it happens on the odd night in the build up to Christmas.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere on the way through Yorkshire for a Sunday lunch, saw a sign on the main road and kept going until we found the Buck Inn. Very welcoming staff, which in a small village isn't always the norm. The fire was lit and...More

Thank Cara B
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review and pleased that you found us warm and friendly.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous food, at a great price in a lovely welcoming pub with attentive staff. Say no more..... top notch 😀

Thank BrianTrinity
Mark S, Owner at The Buck Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear that you enjoyed your time at the pub. Regards Mark

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Lovely warm friendly welcome in pleasant surroundings. We tried a couple of starters and we were delighted at the quality of produce, taste and presentation ....and all for £4 each! The main course didn't disappoint either, the ribeye steak was delicious, cooked to perfection and...More

Thank spaghetti52
Management response:Responded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your comments and taking the time to review us. I'm glad you had an enjoyable experience and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Went for a Saturday night meal. Starters were fine but the main left a lot to be desired. Wrong cut of steak served which was not cooked to preference and was very fatty/grisly. We did complain and my husband got a free drink. Overhearing conversations...More

Thank LisaC71
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review. I apologise for your disappointment which we also did on Saturday. During your main courses I brought some drinks to your table and Helen checked with you that everything was ok. It is a shame that nothing...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We found this gem via googling North Yorkshire pub restaurants. Well what a find this place was! Lovely welcome and lovely atmosphere I especially liked the record player in the window! We chose the steak and ale pie which we were warned would take 20...More

Thank Jan_Chap
Management response:Responded 30 July 2017

You can't beat a good steak pie! Fantastic to hear that everything was to your liking and I'll pass your feedback to the team.

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Read a great review for this pub whilst on holiday and decided to find it. Lovely little village in the middle of nowhere, nice garden out the front, weather was undecided so we had a drink outside, then ate inside. Bar staff lovely. Friendly, chatty,...More

Thank nic8002003
Management response:Responded 25 July 2017

Thanks for making the effort to find us and pleased to read that you had such an enjoyable visit.

Reviewed 16 July 2017

The proprietor, Wolfgang is a truly splendid fellow - he collects you from your long distance footpath walk on one day and takes you back there the next day at your convenience and charges you nothing for the pleasure. He is FULL of local knowledge...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Decided to go for Sunday lunch as we have never heard of Maunby before. Pretty village. Warm welcome on arrival, good atmosphere. I had prawn and crayfish cocktail to start and it was lovely, lots of it. Hubby had tomato and balsamic soup and it...More

Thank Karen B
Management response:Responded 12 July 2017

Really pleased that you enjoyed your Sunday lunch and the ambience of 'The Buck'. We encourage and welcome everyone whatever their chosen mode of transport hence the bikes! Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017

My husband pre booked a meal based on previous reviews as an anniversary surprise. The two young chaps hosting were polite, professional and attentive. The meal was delicious, the steak was well seasoned and the chips are a delight. We wish the Buck Inn and...More

Thank Lilly D
Management response:Responded 2 July 2017

I'm really pleased that you had such a good time on your anniversary and look forward to seeing you again. Thanks for taking the time to review us.

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7 March 2016|
Response from Jem J | Property representative |
Hello, unfortunaltley we don't have any accommodation at all, but we can recommend some of the loacl B&B's who we have visited
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maunby, Thirsk Y07 4HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 587777
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Located in the beautiful rural village of Maunby, in the heart of The Vale of York, you can be sure of a warm Yorkshire welcome at The Buck Inn* Head chef Dave Russell brings his unique personality and expertise to the kitchen with an eclectic menu, cooked fresh using the best of locally sourced, fresh seasonal produce* Yorkshire cask ales* oak beams & log fires* comfortable seating and dining* available for private functions and receptions* free parking* community orientated* we're dog friendly and love cyclists
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