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Open Wednesday to Sunday from noon. Closed Monday and Tuesday. Food served: Lunch (limited menu of hot meals, but wide range of sandwiches etc.) 12-3, Evening (full menu) 6-8.30. Please book as limited space indoors. Drinks available all day - 2 cask ales usually on sale (Dark Horse Craven Bitter and Wharfedale Blonde on 5th August). Participating in 'Eat Out to Help Out' government meal voucher scheme (Wednesday only) in August. Accommodation available, but already quite booked-up for August and September, especially weekends. Although space is limited indoors, there is a marquee in the car park providing some covered outdoor seating, plus some uncovered seating. If sitting outside please order food and drinks from the bar, respecting the one way system, and use the outside toilet facilities.

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Fox & Hounds

BD23 5HY

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Opening Times

MondayMidday - 3.30 pm
TuesdayMidday - 3.30 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm


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 - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 3 Mon & Tue
12 - 3, 6 - 8.30 Wed - Sun



About the Pub

Set in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales National Park this white-washed 17th century building has flagstone floors, a large stone fireplace and patio at the front for basking in the Yorkshire sunshine. Recently refurbished, this welcoming family run outlet boasts four hand-pumps featuring local beers. Alongside the two regular beers there will usually be a golden ale and a dark offering. Family and dog friendly, a lunch menu is available daily with evening meals Wednesday to Sunday and the accommodation is ensuite. A piano has been installed in the bar area, which visitors are encouraged to play!

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Black Sheep Best Bitter
  • Wharfedale Blonde

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Naylor's Gold
  • Wensleydale Semer Water
  • Yorkshire Dales --varies--

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  • Garden Pub Garden
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Fox & Hounds

BD23 5HY

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54.1691, -2.0734


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Upper Wharfedale Community Transport: 72B (Mon-Sat); Arriva: 874 (Sun only)

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