The Tempest Arms
“Hand-pulled Yorkshire ales and a varied menu” - AA Inspector
ELSLACK, NORTH YORKSHIRE
A local landmark, the Tempest dates to the coaching days of the 17th century. The Yorkshire Dales and surrounding countryside bring walkers and cyclists, who enjoy the pub’s warm welcome and convivial atmosphere. Wood fires, comfy cushions, alcoves and dining spaces set the interior’s comfortable mood, completed by an array of Yorkshire ales at the bar and a vast menu of pub food. A Tempest staple is the beer-battered haddock with chips, tartare sauce and mushy peas. But there’s no better place for a starter of beer-soaked button mushrooms with a melting Stilton top, Goan fish curry and pineapple chutney to follow.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Parking available
- Coach parties accepted
- Open all year
- Wide selection of Ales
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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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