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The Coachman Inn Restaurant

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Coachman Inn Pickering Road West | Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9PL, England
+44 1723 859231
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed for six nights and could not have asked for anything better the meals are second to none and nothing is too much trouble for Ian, carol and their staff we will certainly be back

Thank W9503ZHtonym
York, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in today for lunch. Only the two of us eating with a couple of locals having a drink. Very pleasant staff welcomed us, one of whom was being trained on his first day. Sadly, there was a mix up with the order but this can happen anywhere. The food is good, well-prepared and tasty and the portions moderate in... More 

Thank Heinrich N
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 2pm on the 8th for a surprise family ruby anniversary meal and stay. Asked to fill in arrival form, with a pencil! Was taken up to the room by the young male, as we approach the the stairs he said " becarerfull as the bannister is still sticky /wet with gloss paint " The room was tired but... More 

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Ian R, Owner at The Coachman Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments which are duly noted. Unfortunately your comments seem to be completely contrary to everyone else in your party who thanked us for everything we had done for them??. i could continue to debate your review, which if it is anything like your spelling is extremely flawed!!. the one point i must refute is nobody ended... More 

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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Four friends a child and a dog enjoyed great food and hospitality in charming rural inn where you could see from beginning to end service mattered, culminating in being given a lift home by the landlord because we couldn't get a taxi, a very rare gesture nowadays in my experience.

Thank Jeff K
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went as part of a bigger family party with our two young daughters. Fantastic food, so good we had three courses! The portions were very generous and ingredients very fresh and locally sourced. The rhubarb crumble was delicious! We would highly recommend

Thank Anna H
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We bought a voucher from Yorkshire Coast Radio for a cheaper meal. We enjoyed our starters very much. I had pate and it was delicious and my partner said his garlic mushrooms were lovely. I had chicken kiev which was lovely. my partner had Steak pie, chips and veg. He was overfaced however with the plate full of chips. Everything... More 

Thank Colette T
2 reviews
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and a very friendly welcome. We had not visited for some time and were greeted like old friends. It is a beautiful day so we were able to eat in the garden.

Thank Bill L
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had two lovely meals here when staying at the nearby caravan site. Can recommend Seafood platter to share as a starter. Also enjoyed skirt of beef and halibut from specials board. Very welcoming and dog friendly in the bar.

Thank Lynne R
Worcester, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The duck liver pate and homemade chutney is the most delicious starter I have ever tasted. Very hospitable owners and if I am in the area again I will make sure I stay here. Thank you!

Thank j0hnt45
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Following a last minute decision to go out we rung ahead for a table for 6 including a high chair. Started in the bar for drinks before heading through to the seating area. Good food, choice and portions. Very nice and would go again

Thank Pete E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coachman Inn Pickering Road West | Snainton, Scarborough YO13 9PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Scarborough District  >  Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1723 859231
The Coachman Inn Snainton, is a destination restaurant and bar with rooms beautifully located on the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors between Pickering & Scarborough.
You will feel relaxed and at home in this historic Grade II listed Georgian Inn, steeped in coaching heritage. Built in 1776 and now sympathetically incorporating modern comforts, The Coachman Inn is the perfect retreat; the ideal base for exploring the North York Moors National Park the historic City of York and the stunning Yorkshire Coast and towns of Whitby and Scarborough.

We take great pride in sourcing the best of the marvelous local procuce from the surrounding areas and creating food that we are sure you will enjoy, our Executive chef David Spencer has a lifetime of experience and has previously held two rosettes from the AA for 25 years works very closely with Head Chef Peter Gibson and the owner of the Coachman Inn Ian Rae who is also a Chef with many years of cooking under his belt to constantly create and innovate for your pleasure, whilst Carol Rae takes charge of the front of house team to ensure you are given the best possible service the moment you step through our front door.

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