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Owning brewery Thwaites have tastefully upgraded this Grade I listed building, incorporating period features into a stunning period interior. Iron-railed steps sweep up to the grand entrance, and the tree-shaded terrace is a popular place to dine alfresco. The contemporary menu might offer glazed pork shank, winter broth of root vegetables, pearl barley and roast shallots; or spiced sweet potato and pumpkin burger; there's also a good range of small plate dishes and sharing boards.

Seasonal menu amidst period splendour

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The Judge's Lodging
9 Lendal, YORK, YO1 8AQ
Phone : 01904 638733

Features

Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
Facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Parking available
  • Garden
Room Rates
  • Main course from: £8
Opening Times
  • Open all year

About The area

Discover North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.

The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.

York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.

 

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