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Herriot's Kitchen

Main Street, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3QW, England
+44 1969 667536
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cake” (20 reviews)
“scones” (18 reviews)
“ciabatta” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Main Street, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3QW, England
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

A nice bolt hole in bad weather. Lovely people and great service. Comfortable and interesting art decorating the walls.

Thank Maverick6269
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We had lunch here yesterday - root vegetable and rosemary soup for me and a mind-blowing ciabbata with wensleydale blue cheese, walnuts, spiced pears and side salad for my husband (and I was so jealous when I saw his because it looked (and he tells...More

Thank Martha M
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We didn’t know how much Hawes had taken over the levers that control the village’s destiny. For those who don’t know the village had taken control of the utilities that allow the village to function. The cheese factory, post office and now the petrol station....More

1  Thank OwenKR-2016
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Stayed for 2 nights with no advance notice and we were warmly welcomed and the owners were more than happy for us to leave our stuff with them that morning until we returned later in the afternoon. Cosy and comfortable room, delicious breakfast, with lots...More

Thank brockerizzit
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Very nice cafe with friendly staff. The food was very nice and the cakes even better. The fruit cake I had was one of the nicest I have tried. Maybe a little expensive for the hot food though.

Thank adlloyd
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We visited this establishment yesterday , and were the only customers there at the time. Initially a warm welcome and the soup we had was excellent. However, things went downhill after then. The cafe quickly filled up after we arrived, mainly with groups of older...More

1  Thank MrsB207
cheffy5, Owner at Herriot's Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Mrs B207 – I do so love the anonamility of this ‘review’, I wish you had stuck to your own experience of warm welcome and great soup. But if you are going to quote someone else’s conversation - 1 please use all of it and...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

My sister and I stayed for two nights and had a wonderful stay. They were very friendly , the rooms were nice and clean and the food was excellent. Very accommodating to any needs we had Thanks

1  Thank Peter I
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Second time we've visited Herriot's. Very good food and reasonably priced. Nicely set out dining area with lots of paintings/prints from local artists on display and for sale. Very friendly staff.

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Arranged to pop in just after Glen and Liz (the proprietors} had returned for a well-earned holiday at the end pf August. Nothing had changed; still the consistent high quality of food and service. We had actually phoned and pre-ordered flapjacks to take away before...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 6 September 2017

After a long walk we arrived in this restaurant. I ordered a panini with yorkshire cheese and pears. It was delicious and i wish i still keep the taste of this.

1  Thank HenkDroge
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9 January 2015|
Response from cheffy5 | Property representative |
hi, thanks for your enquiry, all our 4 star bedrooms are en suite, all with shower, no baths. if you need anything else please ask or check out our website which has most of the information that you may need. herriotsinhawes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Hawes
  • Phone Number: +44 1969 667536
  • E-mail
Herriot’s Kitchen has become a firm favourite with Upper Wensleydale residents and visitors alike, priding ourselves on using freshly supplied, top quality local produce. Serving a selection of light lunches, refreshments and Yorkshire cream teas, complemented with home-baked cakes, Herriot’s Kitchen makes the ideal starting point for your visit to the area, and the perfect finishing venue to relax.
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