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General Tarleton Restaurant

Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
+44 1423 340284
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“crab lasagne” (14 reviews)
“suckling pig” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were staying at the General Tarleton to attend a wedding so thought we would have dinner there - so glad we did. We started off the night night having a G&T outside and then moved to the lounge where the head waiter came and...More

1  Thank Foxtoad
Reviewed 6 days ago

Booked dinner here at the last minute on a Sunday evening. Great welcome, fab menu (could be improved with a couple more veggie options though) & first class service. We were even able to split our bill three ways with different payment methods without any...More

Thank Jonny-Northerner
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's been a long time since we visited, last visit was memorable so we decided to give it another try. My husband had a starter from the special's board was fresh and tasty I had the scallops which were delicious. Mains were both very well...More

Thank sarahtown
Reviewed 1 week ago

By describing itself as a restaurant with rooms, the GT does raise expectations and to be fair it does not disappoint. The service is efficient without being intrusive and the restaurant is airy and not too noisy. The food is well presented and tasty, although...More

Thank angetate
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here with our ten year old grand daughter. The variety in the menu was excellent. Everything was prepared exactly as we requested and the waiting staff were very helpful

Thank Sorrentodreamer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting this restaurant about two or three times a year for the past ten or so. Generally the food and service have been good to excellent. We feel that an old friend has let us down. We visited for Sunday lunch at...More

Thank WildlifeWatcher90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were staying in Harrogate and I had seen reviews of this restaurant that encouraged me to book. I booked some weeks in advance as this was the Friday of the Whitsun Bank holiday; the weather was fantastic which was maybe why...More

Thank Philipl2929
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little village pub. Has an outdoor terrace which faces the sun on a nice day. Food gets 5* and is only let down by price (a little on the expensive side but nice for a treat) and the fact that the beer garden needed...More

Thank UK-Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been regular visitors to the General Tarleton over many years and it has always been a go to place for quality food, great astmosphere and friendly service. The last visit was a severe disappointment. Despite a request to the contrary the lamb dish...More

Thank Hep1414
Reviewed 18 May 2017

awful service, food didnt arrive at the same time, overcooked meat and when mentioned only recieved a shrug of the shouldersMore

1  Thank taylorlad1998
Claire T, Owner at General Tarleton Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am really sorry to read about your recent experience at The GT and would like to apologise to you for your experience. I have tried to investigate what went wrong but without knowing when you came, or what you ate it is difficult to...More

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Tim F
Do you have gluten-free options?
19 August 2015|
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Response from Ann E | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I'm sorry but I didn't notice on the menu for sure. I think there was a choice of pasta but not certain. On both occasions I visited the restaurant it was a flying visit on route driving South. This is the telephone... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boroughbridge Road | Knaresborough Near Harrogate, Ferrensby HG5 0PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ferrensby
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 340284
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