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The Bolton Arms

) #19 of 99 Restaurants in Richmond ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Downholme, Richmond DL11 6AE, England
+44 1748 823716
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kleftiko” (5 reviews)
“chops” (2 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Downholme, Richmond DL11 6AE, England
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time here. Bolton Arms worth a visit,with fresh food,warm welcome,good staff. Will be back again and again.

Thank magda a
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Very welcoming staff, same menu every time so very consistent. Steak pie is a must though! Melts in your mouth! Their desserts are pretty good but again same all the time so you know what you are getting. Lovely going there and the views all...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable stay here. We were very well looked after. Staff very nice and friendly and food fantastic we will be back

Thank Aoife D
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We called in for an early evening meal. Like most Yorkshire pubs it caters for both its locals and tourists. There is a dining room but also a few tables in the bar. Classic pub menu with some great pies on offer! Portions are generous...More

2  Thank biglong
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Was expecting more. Had to order from the bar as no menus and felt uncomfortable staring over people in front of the blackboard who were eating. The service wasn't great. Slapped the change down in front of us. Food was okay but wouldn't return.

1  Thank Aileensusanpawley
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a really good lunch at the Bolton Arms. My gammon was excellent and my husband said his haddock was delicious . Home made real chips. The pub is warm, comfortable and in a beautiful little village. One of my favourite places in the...More

Thank anna f
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Booked for Sunday Lunch with the parents! Almost every plate was empty when finished, the dinner was soooo tasty! I had Pork a few had beef & my hubby had the belly pork, everyone commented on how nice their dish was! We will Deffo be...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the Bolton Arms today for my husbands birthday-booked at the last minute and were lucky to get in as it was very busy. All four of our meals were delicious 2 Roast Beef,1 Roast Pork & 1 Steak Pie. Lovely Yorkshire puddings,gravy and...More

Thank WensleydaleWanderers
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We went here as a wedding gift from our colleagues at work and what an excellent choice they made. The service throughout from the bar staff to the serving staff was exceptional and the food.... being on a diet I had only intended to have...More

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Having just visited for a lunch time meal and having been at the premises before, I have to say on this occasion we were very disappointed. The place was very quiet, and yes the lady behind the bar may have been bored, but for goodness...More

Thank SpannaYorkshire
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downholme, Richmond DL11 6AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 1748 823716
This is a country pub in the Yorkshire Dales. It has a couple of rooms in the bar and then again two rooms upstairs for the restaurant.
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