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The Oak Tree Inn

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Raskelf Road, Helperby YO61 2PH, England
+44 1423 789189
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (16 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“pie” (5 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Raskelf Road, Helperby YO61 2PH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Although midweek and not particularly busy service was poor. Soft drinks were also very expensive - 75p for a dash of lime! Food was of average quality and again expensive for the quality.

Thank RW M
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were on business in the area and wanted some lunch. Chose this at random. Very pleased we did. Good food, good beer, welcoming staff - all good.

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Friendly welcome, excellent, efficient service. Food was delicious. Little touches like homemade breads and homemade chocolates with coffee just set it apart. The roaring log fire was just what we wanted to see on a snowy cold march day. Wonderful we will return.

Thank Kay E
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch. A good traditional meal. Nice ambience and interested staff. Would recommend for families and couples.

Thank 24august
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We had read some good reviews and heard some good recommendations about the Sunday lunch at this smart gastro pub, and recently got around to giving it a try. There is a choice of a more formal dining room, or eating more informally in the...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We booked a table for Sunday tea time to meet friends. Disappointed that there wasn’t a Sunday lunch menu available after 4pm but not advised of this at time of booking. The menu was varied but then repetitive at the same time. The food was...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Arrived after a 4 hour drive from Colchester. Staff very welcoming and efficient. Ended up in the restaurant, one three course meal and 3 wines later! Loved the place, great food, superb service & red wine at just the right temperature. Now off to bed...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We stayed for 1 night in the dog friendly room The Hornbeam. We arrived Saturday lunch and enjoyed wine and food sat in the bar area next to a lovely open fire, the service was excellent, we had a lovely afternoon. We didn't eat at...More

Thank Juleswatto
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a bite to eat and a beer. Sat by a log fire eating a lovely fish platter. Warm friendly and welcoming xx

Thank Froddo27
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Cosy by the fire and great food... loved it. Interesting listening to the local farmers relating their day... :)

Thank Rugby2003
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Raskelf Road, Helperby YO61 2PH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Helperby
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 789189
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The Oak Tree boasts 6 individually designed bedrooms and bathrooms, A new dining room, with magnificent oak and glass doors, is a splendid partner to the very cosy, crackling fires in the tap room of the original listed pub. The Private Dining Room with its own sitting room, cloakroom and private balcony is a must for all celebrations, meetings & family get togethers.
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