Tour de Yorkshire 2018 Ripon and Nidderdale

Places to Eat: Tour de Yorkshire 2018

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Olley’s Ristorante & Pizzeria

index1Bridgehouse Gate, Pateley Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 5HG

Olley’s is a great family-friendly Italian restaurant. I have eaten there with my family many times. The staff are friendly and always take time out to talk to the kids which of course they love. The restaurant opens at 5pm which works really well for us.

The food is delicious with a great regular menu and a specials board that often changes. Many restaurants offer separate kids menus which usually means a limited choice. At Olley’s kids choose from the regular pasta and pizza menus but there are kid-sized portions on offer for each.

The food is all freshly prepared. Pizzas are made with a nice traditional thin crust and a homemade tomato sauce and a wide variety of toppings ranging from the universal kid-favourite of Margarita to my favourite of Capricciosa (parma ham, artichokes, mushrooms, olives with a poached egg on top). The pasta dishes also offer a good range with my kids (and me!) loving the Salmon al Georgio and Bolognaise. For those who prefer something else there is a good selection of burgers and mains including chicken and steak on offer. The dessert menu offers a good choice for adults and kids. With favourites like chocolate brownie, sticky toffee pudding and chocolate orange moose to choose from.

The fires are lit in the winter giving a warm, cozy and welcoming feel. A favourite place of ours to eat with the kids. And if you come a little later in the evening, with their excellent wine and drinks menu it’s a great place for date night!

Tel: 01423 712200
Click here to see the menu.
Note: There are highchairs available if needed.

Brymor Ice Cream Farm, Jervaulx

Great places sto stop for ice cream sundaes. They also offer a grazing menu with soup, sandwiches, paninis, cakes and selection of teas and coffees.

High Jervaulx Farm, Jervaulx, Masham HG4 4PG

01677 460377


H Weatherhead & Son Butchers, Pateley Bridge

Visit Weatherhead & Sons Butchers to buy a selection of their pork pies (the sweet chili ones are incredible!)

9 High Street, Pateley Bridge

01423 711207

Harry’s Fish Bar & Restaurant, Masham

Excellent fish and chips! Eat in or take out.

10 Market Place, Masham HG4 4EB

01765 689377


Johnny Bagdad’s Café On The Square, Masham

Johnny Bagdad’s Café on the Square is a great café with great lunch options for eating in or taking away (try one of their paninis).

52 Market Pl, Masham, HG4 4ED

01765 688809

Lockwoods Restaurant, Ripon

Lockwoods Restaurant serves fresh, local food with a great kids menu.

83 North St, Ripon HG4 1DP

01765 607555


Oliver’s Pantry, Ripon

Perfect for breakfast, lunch, coffee and cakes! Child-friendly with highchairs available. Good service and friendly staff.

86 North St, Ripon HG4 1DP

01765 600548

South Lodge

Good choice of mains as well as lighter bites such as jacket potatoes and sandwiches/baguettes. Separate kids menu also available. Good Sunday carvery. High chairs available.

61 Harrogate Road, Ripon, HG4 1ST
01765 606383


The Bay Horse, Masham

Good pub food, nice atmosphere, friendly staff. Also provides accomodation.

5 Silver St, Masham, Ripon HG4 4DX

01765 688297

The Bruce Arms, Masham

The Bruce Arms has great homemade food, a beer garden and small playground outside.

3 Little Market Place, Masham, HG4 4DY

01765 689372

The Bull Inn, West Tanfield

The Bull Inn has a beautiful beer garden extending down to the River Ure. Serves excellent, high quality food. Also provides accomodation.

Church St, West Tanfield, Ripon HG4 5JQ

01677 470678

The Pancake House, Pateley Bridge

Delicious sweet or savory pancakes and waffles. Gluten free options available.

1B High St, Pateley Bridge

01423 313435

The Royal Oak, Ripon

Kid-friendly, dog-friendly place to go and eat. Although dogs not allowed in main restaurant area. Varied choice on kids menu. High chairs provided. Also provides accomodation.

36 Kirkgate Ripon, HG4 1PB

01765 602284


The White Bear Hotel, Masham

Locally sourced seasonal food. Also provides accomodation.

6 Gun Bank, Masham, Ripon HG4 4EW

01765 689319

Wildings Tearoom

Family-friendly. Good choice on menu from sandwiches, cakes and drinks to baked potatoes and cottage pie. Can sit inside or outside next to the river (safe for children as seating is on a balcony above footpath).
Nidd Walk, Pateley Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 5NA
Tel: 01423 711152