Step in to Christmas
There's festive feasts all across Yorkshire - and here's some highlights:
Generous, unpretentious and prepared to perfection. If you're serious about food, a visit to the highly acclaimed Crab & Lobster Restaurant is a must. The 'Crab' offers a wide variety of gourmet dishes, from fresh local seafood to traditional English fare and their Christmas menu is exceptional.
An historic C14th thatched inn with hospitality steeped in its very timbers, The Star Inn is located in the picturesque village of Harome on the edge of the North York Moors. The modern, rustic surroundings of Cross House Lodge, The Star's stylish nine-bedroomed boutique hotel, are perfect for a two night break from Christmas Eve afternoon to Boxing Day morning and if you're just looking for food, then it doesn't get much better than the Michelin Starred food served here.
With a shared passion for food and service and a mission to give diners a truly memorable experience, this dynamic young team leading Rafters are putting the restaurant firmly on the fine dining food map in Yorkshire serving exciting and creative dishes. If you're looking for a truly memorable Christmas meal, here's the place to head.
The Westwood has become one of the most popular restaurants in East Yorkshire, situated in the historic market town of Beverley, between York and Hull, the Westwood is located a short walk from the Westwood Pasture offering stunning views of the black mill, the race course and Beverley Minster. Set in the grounds of Beverley’s former Grade II listed Georgian courthouse, The Westwood’s contemporary interior blends beautifully with the period features and charm of this historic building.
The Timble Inn, a romantic Grade II listed 18th Century Coaching Inn, situated in the beautiful Washburn Valley, a part of the delightful Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A stone's throw from the spectacular Yorkshire Dales and close to two stunning reservoirs, Swinsty and Fewston, where you can enjoy walks with breathtaking views and return refreshed.
The Fleece, in the quaint village of Addingham, has been given a new lease of life. Located on Main Street, it offers the perfect mix of indoor, al fresco and private dining. This festive season between 28th November and 21st December (Monday to Friday) the Fleece is offering a delightful three course lunch and you can add their festive drinks package to your lunch or dinner for just £10 per person and enjoy a glass of Prosecco and a half bottle of house wine per person. Cheers!
Throughout December, all of Bistrot Pierre's venues are beautifully decorated, making them the perfect backdrop for your festive celebrations. So join them this Christmas in Ilkley, Harrogate, Sheffield or Middlesbrough for great value, provincial French cooking made with authentic, fresh ingredients.
As their name suggests, the focus of their business is on the provenance of not just the food and drink they serve, but also that of the buildings and architecture, and of the local communities, trades, produce and recipes, for each of the individual award winning inns. This Christmas head to one of their seven pubs in Crayke, Helperby, Felixkirk, Marton cum Grafton, Moulton, Welburn or Harrogate and party in style.