Fodor's Expert Review Shoulder of Mutton Inn

$ Richmond British

This cozy inn in an 18th-century building on the outskirts of an unspoiled country village is traditional but not fussy, with open fireplaces, original oak beams, and windows that look out to panoramic views of the Dales. The food, which incorporates local ingredients whenever possible, offers similar traditional comforts. Main courses include smoked haddock on a bed of crushed new potatoes and baked monkfish in a tomato, garlic, and ginger sauce as well as traditional pub grub like homemade puff pastry-topped meat, fish pies, or local sausage with mash. The craft beer selection is outstanding. The inn's six rooms are simple but comfortable. Just to confuse things, there's a Shoulder of Mutton pub in Middleton Tyas, also outside Richmond, that serves highly regarded pub food, and another one near Harrogate.

British Casual Dinner $

Quick Facts

Kirby Hill
North Yorkshire  DL11 7JH, England


Known For:
  • Cozy, rural atmosphere
  • Good value pub grub
  • Excellent craft beer selection
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed for food Mon. No lunch weekdays

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