Restaurants Yorkshire

Yorkshire Cafe/Bar review: Site, Todmorden
It's hard to believe, I know, but Todmorden is becoming so cool it's hurting the ends of my fingers. I know! Tod! Hebden's slightly scruffy, bad sister! Newest on the scene is Site, a pizza place/cafe/bar run by a couple of fab women and some interes...
26 January 2015
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Norse, Harrogate
15 January 2015
Three Pigeons, Halifax
17 December 2014

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Restaurant with Rooms review: Goldsborough Hall, Knaresborough
This lovely Jacobean manor house just outside Knaresborough has until now hosted only weddings and private functions, but with the appointment of general manager James McDonnell and chef Paul Mackie (late of Rudding Park) that’s all changed. &...
10 December 2014
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Endeavour , Staithes
15 November 2014
Ponden Hall , Haworth
17 October 2014

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York Cocoa House
In 2011 Sophie Jewett, a true chocolate enthusiast, opened the York Cocoa House in Blake Street and made it a place to learn, buy, eat and celebrate all things chocolate.
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Chestnut, Cranberry and Mushroom Roulade
If you are fretting about what to serve the vegetarian at your table this Christmas, we have a lovely roulade recipe from Joan, but don't just serve it to vegetarians, everyone will love it.
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Yorkshire's Sweet Tooth
Yorkshire is a county rich in natural resources.  We have brown crab, white pigs and red grouse. Rhubarb and chocolate have unique histories. If you want to experience the best Wensleydale cheese, and the worst Denby Dale pie,  the finest Yorkshire pudding, we have it here.
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Squidbeak is the place for independent reviews of the best restaurants in Yorkshire. We cover fine dining, Michelin starred restaurants as well as Yorkshire’s finest gastropubs, cafés and tearooms. In short we report on the best places to eat in Yorkshire. And if you want to know where to stay in Yorkshire we have the best boutique hotels, self-catering cottages, top quality B&Bs and guest accommodation.

New this month is Cona in Bradford and the delightful Middleton Tea Parlour in Pickering. Stay in the most amazing artists' Atelier or with the Brontes of Haworth at Ponden Hall. We have Christmas gifts for food lovers. We have news of dinners by some of the world's top chefs and at the other extreme the re-opening of little Endeavour in Staithes. Sign up for our newsletter so that you don't miss a thing about food in Yorkshire

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