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Dog and Gun Knayton

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Knayton, Thirsk YO7 4AZ, England
+44 1845 537368
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (28 reviews)
“beef” (29 reviews)
“burger” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Knayton, Thirsk YO7 4AZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked this restaurant for our 44th wedding anniversary. The meal was excellent,staff were very attentive and added chose the cheese board instead of desert,we were offered a complementary drink.

1  Thank Christine C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have just had dinner in the pub/restaurant and it was amazing. We booked the day before as my husband is allergic to gluten and lactose to confirm they could cater for his needs. When we arrived we were shown to a table and we...More

2  Thank gailarnold21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Friday night and had booked in advance. The food was fresh, home cooked and beautiful. Servings were also a generous size. However it was 45 mins before anyone took our order and service between courses was very very slow and...More

1  Thank Jessica536
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a nice local pub/restaurant for some good food. I don’t think we could’ve found anywhere better than the Dog and Gun. A very friendly welcome from what turned out to be the owners of the pub. The specials board looked very...More

1  Thank PeterH5447
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used the pub as a place to meet a couple of friends we have not seen for a few years. We chose the venue so we could eat and have a catch and our friends could leave us to continue their journey north. The...More

1  Thank RickyB830
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A Very Pleasant Pub with such pleasant Staff, great Sunday Lunches & a big plus they have Timmy Taylor's on draught , we will certainly return and would have no hesitation to Recommend to anyone , looking at their reviews on trip advisor there are...More

1  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting the area today and after a search on Trip Advisor decided to visit the Dog & Gun. Great afternoon, warm welcome, dog friendly and great food. Plenty of choice on menu. Opted for steak pie and steak baguette. Both very tasty. Will be back...More

1  Thank JAB380
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of those cases when a pub/restaurant not only lives up to the billing, but exceeds it. We decided to give the Dog and Gun a try given its reputation for being a family pub that's good with children and that was immediately...More

1  Thank Ph1leasFogg
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Nice looking pub and the burger was yum but the loudmouth local sat at the front ruined our peace a bit - not that the pub has any/much control over that! Our waitress (didn't catch her name but she was really pretty with a blonde...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent evening at the Dog and Gun Knayton. The menu was extensive with a variety of choice and great value for money. The staff were attentive and polite and the restaurant had a lovely atmosphere. Will definitely be booking again.

1  Thank medleysarah
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2018|
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Response from DogandGunKnayton | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your question. We are approximately 4 miles outside of Thirsk and are a 10/15 minute drive to the racecourse straight down the A19. Many Thanks
30 March 2017|
Response from DogandGunKnayton | Property representative |
Hi there. To make a reservation please call us on 01845 537368 or fill out the "contact us" page on our website and we shall deal with your request immediately. Many Thanks.
18 June 2016|
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Response from Rongar961 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unable to answer this question. It is only a small pub with three areas. I know the Landlady and her husband breed dogs but not noticed any in the pub. Suggest giving them a ring they are very friendly people.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Knayton, Thirsk YO7 4AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Thirsk
  • Phone Number: +44 1845 537368
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A warm welcoming village pub set in the small village of Knayton near Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Here at the Dog and Gun we pride ourselves in home made traditional pub food as well as an extensive specials board. Fine wines and local ales also available.
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