White Horse Inn

in York

Address: Westend, Ampleforth, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 4DX

Phone: +44 01439 788378

Email: whitehorseinnampleforth@gmail.com

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The White Horse Inn is situated in the beautiful village of Ampleforth, North Yorkshire which is the gateway to many fabulous walks and Ampleforth College.

Pete and Nikki offer you a warm welcome to their 18th century traditional country inn which dates back to 1768. Its charming cosy rooms with log fires, oak beamed ceilings, flagstone floors, candlelit tables and a warm friendly atmosphere make it the perfect place to relax and unwind.

We offer traditional hand pulled beers, and guest ales including Howardian Gold (Helmsley Brewery), Blacksheep and Wold Gold, we have fine wines that are served by the glass, including our popular New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. We have great local characters, who not only give the inn that ‘traditional proper pub’ feel, but also have a wealth of knowledge about the history of the pub and the area, which they regularly share with our visitors.

Our food is locally sourced, freshly prepared and cooked to order. Pete looks after the kitchen and produces deliciously homemade Dishes and Puddings. Samples from our menu include starters – freshly battered king Prawns with a sweet chilli sauce £5.50, sauteed chestnut mushrooms in a stilton and garlic cream £5.50, Homemade delicious soup served with warm bread £4.95 Mains – Steak and Guinness Pie (homemade suet pastry) served with proper chips/New Potatoes and vegetables £10.95, , 10oz Sirloin Steak, Tomato, Onion Rings, and proper chips £17.95 , Beerr Battered haddock served with proper Chips and Mushy peas £11.50Puddings – Homemade Baked Vanilla Cheesecake, Homemade Apple Sponge and Custard, Luxury Vanilla Icecream

Front of house Nikki ensures everyone receives a warm friendly welcome. Children, muddy boots and dogs are all welcome. We have traditional boardgames to keep the children amused along with a childrens menu £5.50 inc of soft drink and icecream

Bookings are recommended especially at weekends Tel: 01439 788378


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