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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can walk in some pubs and feel the glares and stares from around the room which pronounce "You're not local"... and make you feel a bit uncomfortable. This is NOT one of those. It's a lovely village pub in a beautiful riverside setting. A proper pub, as a friend would say. Warmly welcomed, good friendly service at the bar....

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Ash Cottage close by the pub with 6 adults and 2 dogs The cottage itself was very warm and comfortable with plenty of room for all of us All rooms were fresh, clean and welcoming, such a pity none of us could play the piano! The facilities were excellent with everything we needed including welcoming flowers,chocolate and...

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london
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was perfect, warm, cosy lovely little sitting room to watch to, also one in the bedroom, roaring fires in both bars , and the food was fantastic, took the little train to Whitby for the day, cannot fault our stay, Ali and Karen so welcoming.

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Reading
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on the 2nd night of our holiday, wanting to stop somewhere to eat that was dog friendly. The lady at the bar was extremely welcoming and friendly advising us we could sit where we liked and even gave us table service that we not not expecting! We ordered the Lamb Chops, a Fish Platter and the Chick...

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Sheffield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in January for lunch en-route to the Yorkshire Coast. Lealholm is a delightful little village on the river Esk, the river eventually finding it's way to the sea at Whitby. The Board Inn is situated right next to the river by the bridge. The village also has a Quaker Water Pump (worth checking out) and is on the...

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york
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unexpectedly memorable. All the meals were exceptionally made. The meat is home grown, the fish caught locally and the vegetables come from village gardens. I had the lambs liver with slabs of real, fatty bacon on, with red wine gravy... twice! You can even say how you like it cooked. I also had heart casserole, again, memorable and about £11....

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Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a fantastic pub and serves great home cooked food. Prices are reasonable for food of this quality and portion size more than adequate. I think most ingredients are local to the area and the menu is sufficient for choice without being cluttered. Real ales are well kept. It does get busy though so booking in advance is recommended....

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Thank Mark S
Burnley
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Comfortable, warm and welcoming, perfectly cooked Scampi and the best chips around, reasonably priced, we will certainly be visiting again. We travelled by train from Whitby and the pub is just 5mins walk from the station.

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Thank 729mauriced
North East
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I have beee so many times with my parents for Sunday lunch and again Karen and her team and obviously not forgetting alistar the best chef !!! Have really looked after us again. The food is amazing we like beef cooked rare and it's the only place in North Yorkshire I know that will do this. Normally you get what...

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Just had the most wonderful meal here for my birthday lunch. I had the scallops, my friend had the haddock. Both meals were excellent - not only is the food great, the staff are also very friendly and welcoming. Would definitely recommend and will definitely be back!

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Board Inn

Address: Village Green, Lealholm YO21 2AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Lealholm
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Board Hotel Lealholm
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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 of 5 bubbles MP1york, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles onholidayagain2016, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“sorry no tips all rooms poor”
 of 5 bubbles 204janem, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The pub has adjoining cottages which we stayed in on our previous visit.”
 of 5 bubbles geoffc495, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
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