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Half Moon Inn

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Sharow Lane | Ripon, Ripon HG4 5BP, England
+44 1765 278524
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here a couple of times and as always I can not fault it. There were 9 of us that went for lunch and as we arrived the welcome was lovely. There was a set menu but still at least 5 or 6 choices of starter main and dessert. When the food arrived it was fabulous and very... More 

Thank Jo H
Ripon, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

Visited today with friends for christmas lunch and had pre-booked a vegan meal. I was highly delighted with the lovely dish of chestnut and root veg crumble with delicious roast potatoes and fresh vegetable selection. My friends were also happy with their traditional meal. A variety of desserts were on offer and again I was more than happy with the... More 

1 Thank Rex W
Runswick, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I would recommend this pub to anyone looking for imaginative and skillfully cooked food at sensible prices. Very good service.

Thank Dennis W
Ripon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We recently went for a family Sunday lunch at the Half Moon and I just couldn't fault it! We had two children with us and a fussy adult who doesn't usually eat a Sunday roast! I had enquired via email prior to booking as to what the prices were and also what options for food there was and had great... More 

Thank katto1765
East Yorkshire
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Had family Sunday Lunch today. Two roast chicken and three roast Sirloin. Two sirloins perfect blush tasty beyond belief and one medium also perfect. Preceded by superb Smoked salmon, one fried brie and one Yorkshire pudding and one superb pate. Too full for epic puds. If you haven't been you should. We travelled 590 miles for family meal totally worth... More 

Thank chipchase
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Just popped in for a family lunch on our way from the north west to Helmsley. What a lovely place. Great service and food. Declared by the other half to be the best fish and chips he's ever had. And most welcoming to our little dog, which is always a bonus. Highly recommend.

Thank alison.mather
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Visited the Half Moon for dinner with a group of friends for the first time. Impressed with service, decor, open fire, menu choice and delicious, well presented food. We all loved it and will definitely be returning! Thank you for a lovely evening.

1 Thank dustieYorkshire
Ripon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Worst place I have ever been too table for 10 menu on a black board passed around table when we ordered half of what was on the menu was unavailable only 1 steak left which would have been their money maker never again

1 Thank scirishtrucker
York, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We called in for supper on Wednesday evening we received a v warm welcome. We ordered steak & chips and chicken both were delicious. Service was great as was the wine. All exactly what was needed. Well done.

Thank Vap08
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

First visit for Sunday lunch. We were quickly served the meal was delicious and nicely presented. We will certainly return again

Thank Misssixtyfive

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharow Lane | Ripon, Ripon HG4 5BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ripon
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 278524

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?