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Re-opened under new management 28th August 2020. See main entry,

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Craven Heifer

Main Road
BD24 9PB

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.00 pm

Meal Times

Mon - Sat 12 - 3, 6 - 9
Sun 12 - 4



About the Pub

Under new management (Mark and Lindsay) since August Bank Holiday 2020 - Full survey to follow, food hours are as advertised on Facebook, opening times are a guess. The Craven is a pleasant white-washed Thwaites pub situated next to Stainforth Beck. Retaining a multi-roomed layout, there is a small tap room on the left as you enter, a wood-panelled lounge at the rear and a further snug with an interesting stained-glass window beyond the bar. The accommodation (six rooms) was refurbished in 2017/8. A community pub, the Craven is also popular with walkers - it is close to Pen-y-Ghent, Catrigg Force, Stainforth Foss and Craven Lime Works, one of the largest industrial archeology sites in the Dales. Note: Direct access to the Camping and Caravan Site at Knight Stainforth Hall over the vary narrow arched bridge is on foot, by bicycle or in a small car only, larger vehicles especially camper vans and caravans must go via Settle.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Thwaites IPA
  • Thwaites Original

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Thwaites --varies--

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Craven Heifer, Stainforth


  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Pub Garden

    Riverside patio, accessed through the 'Ladies' door in the lounge.

  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Camping Camping Nearby 900m

    Knight Stainforth Hall.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Dominoes and darts.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • SeparateBar Separate Bar
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Covered area accessed through the 'Ladies' door in the lounge.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Craven Heifer

Main Road
BD24 9PB

Sat Nav Reference

54.10115, -2.2744


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Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Route 11


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