Visit Malton - Yorkshire's Food Capital

Discover Malton

Malton is a pretty Yorkshire market town, located on the north of the River Derwent on the historic boundary between the North and East Ridings of Yorkshire.

The town is known as a top foodie destination with its famous food festival, monthly food market, Malton Cookery School, traditional food shops and ‘Made in Malton’ artisan producers. It was Antonio Carluccio who first called the town, “Yorkshire’s Food Capital!”. It also has a large number of excellent independent shops.


Where to Stay – Accommodation in Malton

Also browse hotels in Malton.

The Talbot, Malton, North Yorkshire

43 Yorkersgate, Malton, YO17 7AJ, United Kingdom

Spacious Townhouse Room in the heart of Malton

11 Saville Street, Malton, YO17 7LL, United Kingdom

The Mount B&B

56 Yorkersgate, Malton, YO17 7AJ, United Kingdom

The Old Lodge

Old Maltongate, Malton, YO17 7EG, United Kingdom

The Private Hill

Thrussendale Road Acklam, Malton, YO17 9RG, United Kingdom

The Old Cart House

Deepwell Cottages, Brawby, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6QA

Wolds Way Caravan and Camping

West Farm, West Knapton, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8JE

The Cross Keys

The Cross Keys, Thixendale, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 9TG

1 Rodgers Mews

Malton, YO17 7AA, United Kingdom

Laurel Farm

Malton, YO17 8EB, United Kingdom

The Old Chapel, Malton

Malton, YO17 6TU, United Kingdom

The Bothy, 21 West Street, Malton

Malton, YO176SP, United Kingdom

Things to do in Malton

Browse a range of things to do in and around Malton, with the Events and Attractions listed below.

Malton Events

Malton Visitor Attractions

Flamingo Land Theme Park, Zoo and Resort

Flamingo Land Theme Park, Zoo & Resort, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6UX

Brass Castle Brewery

10A Yorkersgate, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 7AB

Raisthorpe Flyers

Wharram, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO179TF

Passione Della Pasta

52 Yorkersgate, Talbot Yard, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 7AG

Food 2 Remember

4 Talbot Yard, Yorkersgate, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 7AB

Wolds Way Lavender

Wintringham, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8HW

The Whole Hogg

Howe Bridge Farm, Low Marishes, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 6RQ

The Talbot

Yorkersgate, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 7AJ

Scampston Hall and Walled Garden

Scampston Hall Estate Office, Scampston, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO17 8NG

Kirkham Priory

Whitwell On The Hill, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO60 7JS

Yorkshire Lavender

Yorkshire Lavender, Terrington, Malton, North Yorkshire, YO60 6PB

No Limits Cycling

Unit 5, Enterprise Park, 6 Cherry Farm Cl, Malton YO17 6AD

Check out our curated page of Malton Essentials to learn more about what’s happening in the area.


Malton on the Map

Malton is in the North York Moors, between York and the Yorkshire Coast.


FAQs About Malton

Is Malton Worth Visiting?

It’s well worth visiting, particularly if you like food. Foodies will find Malton is one of the best towns in North Yorkshire in terms of options.

Where Next?

Journey into the North York Moors, take a trip to the Yorkshire Coast, or head to the ancient cobbled streets of York for a day of shopping amidst historic splendour. Also see our North Yorkshire page.

What day is Malton market?

The market takes place every Saturday. There are also livestock markets at the auction mart twice a week, on Tuesdays and Fridays.