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The Game Cock Inn

High Street, Austwick, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle LA2 8BN, England
+44 15242 51226
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Austwick, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle LA2 8BN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A group of 25 former staff and pupils met for a get-together, walk in the Dales and late lunch in this deservedly popular Dales inn. Some stayed for one or two nights in one of 5 attractively appointed rooms and enjoyed the exceptional hospitality at...More

1  Thank andy g
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had been to a great wedding eve do near Lancaster Saturday Sunday we walked from Heysham to Morecambe nice walk, but Morecambe, quite sad. So on the way home we approached Austwick and said shall we try the Game Cock. We had tried before...More

1  Thank MrMcMrsA
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely afternoon at The Game Cock for Sunday lunch. Staff were super nice, even rearranging tables when we turned up with a baby not mentioned in our booking. Food was fab (despite the scampi being a tiny bit delayed, but that was fine...More

1  Thank Tanya W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying locally and were recommended The Game Cock Inn. We were not disappointed, the food was excellent, great atmosphere and the people so friendly. Went out of their way to ensure that we all had a lovely evening and gave us good advise...More

1  Thank Toni B
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very unassuming pub and one would possibly drive past and not bother going in. However, there is a hidden gem inside and that is the food. It is fabulous. Apparently the whole team is French and that is reflected in the cooking...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been coming to the Gamecock Inn on an occasional basis since 2005 and it never fails to please. The atmosphere, with its real fire and many different rooms to eat and drink in is exceptional, truly representative of the English pub at its...More

Thank mickft
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our room was delightful spacious and comfortable. We had dinner and breakfast and they were excellent. I would highly recommend.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 6 days ago

As we were staying locally we ate here 2 nights, very welcoming bar and restaurant staff, food was wonderful.

Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the reviews on trip advisor and decided to see for ourselves by popping in for a drink. The pub is so cosy and the we felt so welcome we decided to book a table for the following evening. The food is mainly French...More

Thank 132Amy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove along the A65 on the way to Settle and decided we'd just define somewhere for lunch on the way as we don't know the area that we'll. followed the signs for this place and glad we did. Lovely location. Decided to eat in the...More

Thank RuthieD1963
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Pat B
22 June 2017|
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Response from christinedaniel | Reviewed this property |
Have you tried 01524251226?
Captain M M
16 April 2017|
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Response from Maree P | Property representative |
Hello yes we do rabbit in a mustard sauce served with potato grattin though come quick as we will be changing the menu to our brand new summer menu very soon :-)
3 September 2016|
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Response from GST-JGT | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is very dog friendley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Austwick, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle LA2 8BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Yorkshire Dales National Park  >  Settle  >  Austwick
  • Phone Number: +44 15242 51226
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Welcome to The Game Cock Inn a Traditional Yorkshire Dales pub, restaurant and B&B with a cosy bar, real fire, award winning restaurant, delicious food with a French twist and comfortable, quality accommodation.
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