Eating out Selby, Tadcaster and Goole

Family Friendly Restaurants

21 High Street – Tadcaster

We like Everything Good Goes, 21 The High Street and the Coach and Horses, all lovely food, different styles

SR, Jan 18

21 High St, Tadcaster, LS24 9AP
T: 01937 832999

Aagrar – Tadcaster

‘Aagrar is the best Indian by far’

SA, Jan 18

A64, Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, LS24 8EG

T: 01937 530888

Abbey House – Selby

‘Abbey House every time, amazing food at a fantastic price, not the kind of food you ordinarily get in Selby so it feels like a real treat’

CH, Jan 18

‘Abbey House restaurant in Selby. Delicious food.’

SD, Jan 18

8 Park St, Selby, YO8 4PW

T: 01757 290643

Billy Bob’s Ice Cream Parlour – Bolton Abbey

‘Not close by but definitely worth the trek especially when weather is nice. If you want just ice cream no need to book but if you want a table and yummy food then book in advance. The ice creams are divine and so many flavours.’

SL, Jan 18

Calm Slate Farm, Halton East, Bolton Abbey, BD23 6EU
T: 01756 711826

Blacksmiths Arms -Narburn

‘The Blacksmiths Arms Naburn, where you will find great beer, fantastic food and a tremendous atmosphere all in the traditional setting you would expect in a pub that has been in existence for over 350 years.;

Recommended by KG, Jan 18

Main St, Naburn, YO19 4PN
T: 01904 623464

Chatterbox Community Cafe – Selby

‘I recommend chatterbox community cafe in selby. They do amazing work for people in need. We need more places like this.’

AL, Dec 18

18 Finkle Street, Selby
T: 07922 091915

China Palace – South Milford

‘Cumin Lounge and China Palace in South Milford are really good too’

SB, Jan 18

Scireburn House, London Rd, South Milford, Leeds LS25 5DP

T: 01977 684789

Cricketer’s Arms – Selby

The Cricketer’s Arms near the Abbey in Selby. They’ll sort you out when you’re “hangry” 

CR, Jan 18

18 Market Place, Selby YO8 4PB
T: 01757 702120

Crown Garden Centre – Whitley, Goole

‘Can I recommend Crown Garden Centre at Whitley? It does lovely lunches and I have taken my little girl there since she was a few weeks old. There are always plenty of tables and the staff are so helpful when I have a little one in tow!’

AM, Dec 18


Doncaster Road, Whitley, North Yorkshire, DN14, 0JW
T: 01977 661643

Delicacy – Bishopthorpe (York)

‘Delicacy in Bishopthorpe does great cakes and fab catering. May not be local enough for this page as not sure where they deliver to!’

BP, Jan 18

28 Acaster Ln, Bishopthorpe, York, YO23 2SJ
T: 01904 848294

D’Oyly’s Tearoom & Bed and Breakfast – Bolton Percy

‘For catering and beautiful home made cakes highly recommend Doyle’s at Bolton Percy. We had a vintage tea party for our daughter’s Christening and first birthday. Not a crumb left and nothing was too much for the team.
They even hire out their beautiful vintage china.’

DR, Jan 18

‘The cakes at D’oyly’s Bolton Percy are to die for! They do outside catering too.’

LL, Jan 18

North House, Bolton Percy, York, YO23 7AN
T: 01904 744354

Drovers – Skipwith nr Selby

‘We also like the Drovers Arms in Skipwith. Nice walk on the common followed by a good pub lunch!’

FC,  Jan 18

‘Second this as well! Drovers is lovely.’

AJ, Jan 18

‘Hare and Hounds in Riccall, Drovers Arms in Skipwith, The Fox in Thorpe! All brilliant and very family friendly.’

FC, Jan 18

York Rd, Selby, YO8 5SF
T: 01757 288088

Escapologist Escape Rooms – Selby

‘What better date night than lock yourself in a room with them?! Just a really nice bar actually…’

SG, Jan 18

Unit C & B2, 8 New Ln, Selby YO8 4QB
T: 01757 247500

Everything Good Goes – Tadcaster

We like Everything Good Goes, 21 The High Street and the Coach and Horses, all lovely food, different styles

SR, Jan 18

2 Westgate, Tadcaster, LS24 9AB

T: 01937 832643

Garforth Garden Centre

‘Bit of a trek but the garden centre in Garforth does gorgeous food (and cakes!!)’

SE, Jan 18

‘Amazing garden centre, so much choice and variety.  Plants, homeware, children’s toys and a fabulous and spacious coffee shop/restaurant.’

KH, Jan 18

Selby Rd, Garforth, Leeds, LS25 2AQ
T: 0113 286 2183

George and Dragon – Selby

George & Dragon, West Haddlesey Great home cooked food by Shirley Torkington booking is advisable as it’s very popular.

LB, Jan  18

‘George and dragon in west haddlesley’

SA, Jan 18

West Haddlesey, North Yorkshire, YO8 8QA
T: 01757 228198

Hare and Hounds – Riccall (Between Selby and York)

‘We love Sunday lunch at the Hare and Hounds in Riccall – very yummy.’

AS, Jan 18

‘Hare and Hounds in Riccall, Drovers Arms in Skipwith, The Fox in Thorpe! All brilliant and very family friendly.’

FC, Jan 18

‘Hare and Hounds Riccall!’

DW, Jan 18

8 Silver St, Riccall, York, YO19 6PA
T: 01757 248255

Kellington Manor – Goole

‘Kellington Manor at Kellington. It’s great value and gorgeous home cooked food!’

AM, Jan 18

Whales Ln, Kellington, Goole, DN14 0SB
T: 01977 661000

Kitchen – Howden

‘For a morning, Lunch and on occasion an evening. Lovely afternoon tea’

EE, Jane 18


38 Bridgegate, Howden, Goole. DN14 7AB
T: 01430 430600

Olive Branch – Selby

‘We love Sapori and the Olive Branch for a meal out in Selby’ 

LG, Jan 18

‘Olive Branch is lovely.’

SA, Jan 18

‘We totally love the Olive Branch in Selby! Amazing Turkish food and the staff are lovely.’

EJHC, Jan 18


Back Micklegate, Selby, YO8 3GH
T: 01757 704011

Pando Mami – World Buffet

Team STAG had a lovely visit here, our mini mumbler loved it.  Food from around the world, endless variety and all you can eat.

18 Bridge Street, York, YO1 6DA
T: 01904 633800

Per Bacco – Riccall, Selby

‘We love Per Bacco Italian Restaurant & B/B in Riccall. Gorgeous food, friendly staff and always make us feel welcome. They even have colouring and toys for our little girl to play with.’

AS, Jan 18

Big fans of Per Bacco or The Spice Mill in Riccall. Sangthai at Escrick also do a good deal on Wed/Sun.

AJ, Jan 18

20 Main St, Riccall, York, YO19 6PX
T: 01757 249146

Pizza Express – York Designer Outlet

‘It’s a chain business but the service is worth noting – Pizza Express at the outlet. The staff are so friendly, accommodating, and helpful with allergies. Their vegan cheese pizza is also great for anyone who’s dairy free and missing pizza!’

AJ, Jan 18

St Nicholas Ave, York, YO19 4TA
T: 01904 678683

Sangthai – Escrick

Love Sangthai too, really lovely food

FF, Jan 18

Church Cottage, York Road, Escrick, York, YO19 6EX
T: 01904 728462

Sapori 74 – Selby

‘We love Sapori and the olive branch for a meal out in Selby. Treehouse for snacks. We also like the fox in Thorpe’

LG, Jan 18

‘Sapori 74 in Selby is a great restaurant. Great food and friendly staff. It’s great for date night or a girl’s night out and they’re really good with kids too.’

KL, Jan 18

Back Micklegate, Selby, YO8 3GH
 T: 01757 704011

Selby Garden Centre

‘As a family highly recommend Selby Garden Center in Osgodby.. Our Little girl Florence loves this place all year around but especially this time.of year with the 2 reindeers& donkeys so festive!!’

GL, Dec 18

Hull Rd, Osgodby, Selby YO8 5HG

T: 01757 708658

Thai Sunshine – Selby

‘Thai Sunshine in Selby is lovely with great food’

NT, Jan 18

‘Thai Sunshine in Selby is always good for an evening meal out.’

AM, Jan 18

3 Abbey Yard, Selby, YO8 4DZ
T: 01757 428081

The Black Dog – Camblesforth, Selby

‘…does amazing food’

SB. Jan 18

Black Dog Inn, Camblesforth, Selby, YO8 8HX

T: 01757 618777

The Black Dog – Selby

‘The black dog in camblesforth! Good food, big portions and reasonable price! The staff and owner are lovely, You alway made to feel welcome and valued as a customer!’

DW, Jan 18

‘Had a lovely lunch today at The Black Dog Camblesforth. Good food and good service’

EB, Jan 18

Camblesforth, Selby, YO8 8HX
T: 01757 618777

The Crooked Billet – Tadcaster

‘The Crooked Billet near Lotherton Hall is lovely and very big portions!’

SJ, Jan 18

‘….has a vast menu and excellent portions. The staff made a huge effort with my children and the food was delicious’

CF, Jan 18

Saxton, Tadcaster, LS24 9QN
T: 01937 557389

The Dog House – Selby

‘We love The Doghouse Selby… yummy brownies and friendly staff and space for prams.’

JS, Dec 18

8 Park Street, Selby
T: 07414 233171

The Fat Abbott – Escrick, Selby

‘We recommend the Fat Abbott in Escrick, it has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and great pub food.  It’s nice for a romantic meal out or a catch up with friends.’ 

TB, Jan 18

York Road, Escrick, York, YO19 6EY

T: 01904 728782

The Fox Inn – Selby

‘We also like the fox in Thorpe.’

LG, Jan 18

‘Hare and Hounds in Riccall, Drovers Arms in Skipwith, The Fox in Thorpe! All brilliant and very family friendly.’

FC, Jan 18

‘The Fox in Thorpe Willoughby do lovely Sunday lunches’

HL, Jan 18

‘The fox in Thorpe Willoughby’

LN, Jan 18

‘The Fox 🦊 in Thorpe Willoughby . Been fab every time I’ve asked for a table with enough room for a pram. Also have clean changing facilities.’

LJ, Jan 18

Leeds Rd, Thorpe Willoughby, Selby, YO8 9LX
T: 01757 704273

The Lemon Tree – Tadcaster

The lemon tree in tadcaster is also brilliant and you can sit by the fire and warn through on winter days.’

EB, Jan 18

18 High St, Tadcaster, LS24 9AT

T: 07768 696584

The Micklegate Tea Room

‘I recommend Micklegate tea rooms for good coffee and light snacks. Always super welcoming with my little girl and some kids books to keep them entertained.’

AR, Dec 18

53 Micklegate, Selby
T: 07549 663101

The Queen o’ t’ owd Thatch – South Milford

‘The Queen o’t owd Thatch at South Milford. Dogs are welcome which is always a plus for us!’
ZS, Jan 18
‘We love Sunday Lunch @ the Thatch!’
KL, Jan 18
‘The Queen o’ t’ owd thatch in South Milford is by far our favourite….. It’s sooooo ooooooh good.’
SL, Jan 18
101 High St, South Milford, Leeds LS25 5AQ
T: 01977 685096

The Rythre Arms Steakhouse – Tadcaster

‘By far the best steaks around, a must for meat lovers’

SL, Jan 18

Further recommendation from SA, Jan 18

Main St, Ryther, Tadcaster, LS24 9EE

T: 01757 268372

The St Vincent Arms – Sutton upon Derwent

‘My favourite is The St Vincent Arms’

NT, Jan 18

Main St, Sutton upon Derwent, York, YO41 4BN
T: 01904 608349

The Tea Lounge – Tadcaster

The tea lounge in tadcaster. And if youre feeling really naughty get one of their meringues!! They are honestly heavenly.’

EB, Jan 18

17 Westgate, Tadcaster, LS24 9JB

T: 01937 831800

The White Swan – Bubwith nr Selby

‘The White Swan in Bubwith is nice, always good meat, huge portions and super speedy which is great with kids.’

MM, Jan 18

9 Main St, Bubwith, Selby, YO8 6LT
T: 01757 289981

The White Swan – Wighill, Tadcaster

New hosts John and Di look forward to welcoming you to The White Swan. A traditional Yorkshire pub oozing charm and character, serving locally sourced produce in a picturesque village. Our newly refurbished kitchen is now open and our new menu is being served. We have built the menu using the best local ingredients.

Recommended by EB, Jan 18

The Avenue, Wighill, Tadcaster, LS24 8BG
T: 01937 832217