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The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate

The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate

BreartonBritish, European££££
Excellent
5.4/6
111 Reviews
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About The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate

Situated inside a historic coaching inn dating back to the 16th century, The Malt Shovel is a beautiful village gastropub located right on the village of Brearton’s Main Street, a short drive from the centre of Harrogate. Sympathetically restored to retain the buildings old world charm and original features, The Malt Shovel is the perfect place to spend a lazy afternoon, drawing in diners from all over the North Yorkshire area for a menu replete with contemporary classics of British cuisine and a bar well stocked with whiskeys, wines and craft beers. To guarantee a table, making a reservation in advance is recommended.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 12:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Address

The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate
Main Street, Brearton
Brearton HG3 3BX

Menu Highlights

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Starters

French Onion Soup

Onions, garlic croutons & gruyere cheese
£5.95

Roast Beets & Yorkshire Goats Cheese Salad

Red, yellow & candied beetroot, candied walnuts, pea shoots & a Brearton Honey drizzle
£6.95

Black Pudding Scotch Egg

Celeriac remoulade, crispy bacon & a salad garnish
£6.95
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More about The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate, Brearton

With oak beams, exposed stone walls and vintage-style furniture, The Malt Shovel is a chic take on a traditional country pub, known for its sophisticated setting and menu of British and European cuisines. No matter if you’re looking for somewhere for a leisurely pub lunch, or an elegant evening meal, The Malt Shovel provides the perfect backdrop with its cosy fireplace and revamped traditional decor, making it a favourite among Brearton and Harrogate locals as well as guests from further afield in North Yorkshire. On the menu at lunchtime you’ll find everything from light bites like smoked cod & gruyere fish cakes with lemon, dill & shallot mayo, to a range of homemade sandwiches as well as larger mains like the homemade cumberland sausages served with mash, caramelized onion gravy and seasonal vegetables.

Head on over to The Malt Shovel in Brearton in the evening and begin your meal with some French onion soup, black pudding scotch egg or tempura king prawns with a Thai dressing, before moving on to some home-style steak & ale pie, Nidderdale chicken breast with creamy spinach, fondant potatoes and red wine jus, or the slow-cooked lamb and apricot stew. With plenty of choices for vegetarians as well as a comprehensive children’s menu, The Malt Shovel is an ideal choice for when dining as a group or family. You’ll find it located on Brearton’s village Main Street, a short drive away from the centre of Harrogate. Attracting guests from all over the UK, spaces at The Malt Shovel are limited, so book ahead to avoid disappointment.

111 The Malt Shovel - Brearton, Harrogate Reviews

Excellent
5.4/6
111 Reviews
Service:Excellent
Noise levels:Very pleasant
Value for money:Great value
Food:Outstanding
Waiting time:Very good
Atmosphere:Excellent
New"Excellent"
6/6
Lindsay B.2 days ago · 1 review

We had a lovely evening meal. The food was just perfect. Starters were the Harrogate blue cheese, ribs and king prawns good portion and all delicious. Mains were steak pie Moroccan lamb and the Cajun fish special, all very tasty the best lamb I've had in a long time. Service was great. We will definitely be back. Ribs

New"Excellent"
6/6
Dan T.2 days ago · 5 reviews

Fantastic as always. Love this place. Great food, great service and always leave with a plan to return as soon as we can. Thanks again!

New"Excellent"
6/6
Bill H.2 days ago · 7 reviews

As always a lovely evening spent at The Malt Shovel. Lovely relaxed atmosphere. Menu choice was good. What we enjoy is that the food is served at a leisurely speed! Food is prepared as you order, so with care, and attention, if you are in a rush, not the place for you. We love it.