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*** CHRISTMAS 2021 ***

Details now available and bookable, see our events list and menus that are available, contact a member of the team to book.

 


The Drovers Arms
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The Drovers Arms, York Road, Skipwith, North Yorkshire YO8 5SF

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The Drovers Arms, York Road, Skipwith, North Yorkshire YO8 5SF

Award winning venue

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The Drovers Arms Restaurant & Country Pub

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The Drovers Arms, set in the tiny, picturesque village of Skipwith only ten miles south of York, has great food, fine ales, plenty of gin, friendly atmosphere and is fast becoming one of the area’s main destination inns. The delicious homemade food is locally sourced and reflects the changing seasons, mirroring the wonderful walks to be found through Skipwith Common, right on its doorstep.

Restaurant

Comfortable, warming and welcoming the Restaurant at The Drovers Arms is a great spot to eat, drink and relax. Our kitchen team are led by Head Chef Shane White while the Front of House brigade are directed by Front of House Manager Adam. The team will do everything possible to ensure you have an exceptional experience.

Country Pub

Award winning hand pull cask ales, over 60 gins, personally selected wine list. The Drovers Arms Country Pub is a great place to sit by the fire and enjoy a relaxing pint or delicious glass of wine. Dogs are also permitted into the bar area where our full menu is available.

Outside Garden, Huts & Tipi Experience

New for this summer we have our exciting new additions to outside with our 'Garden', 'Hut' & 'Tipi' experiences.  Book for dinner under the stars, a hut for an intimate private dining experience with table top heaters or a table in the Tipi (blankets are included).

Expertly crafted dishes

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Shane White and the Kitchen brigade create dishes and menus inspired by local produce and the ever changing seasons. Working with a key number of renowned suppliers who share our vision and ethos, the team work to create great pub fair, done our way, using outstanding produce, handled and cooked with care, love and passion.

Expertly crafted dishes

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Shane White and the Kitchen brigade create dishes and menus inspired by local produce and the ever changing seasons. Working with a key number of renowned suppliers who share our vision and ethos, the team work to create great pub fair, done our way, using outstanding produce, handled and cooked with care, love and passion.

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Hot from the pass

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Serving the best from our trusted suppliers

Yorkshire Dales Meat Company

Yorkshire Dales Meat Company began when Stephen Knox of Mill Close Farm in Bedale, North Yorkshire began selling his beef directly to the public. Over the years, the company has grown to supply some of the most prestigious venues in the north

F.R. Fowlers & Son

F.R. Fowler & Son are the third generation of a traditional, family-run business, which has been supplying local restaurants, hotels, catering trades and the general public with the best quality fish for over 100 years.

House of Townend

Quality is at their core, they are meticulous in  sourcing of wines, working closely with their winemakers.  House of Townend have direct relationships with some of the world’s top estates and domaines allowing them to offer the best quality wines and value for money from entry level upwards.

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“Spent two evenings dining at this pub, and both times the food was delicious. They went out of their way to accommodate two Vegans in our party, and cooked special tasty meals for them... Would definitely recommend.”

Lizzy, TripAdvisor

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Start the day with our Yorkshire breakfast

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Due to the current COVID challanges Breakfast is not available -

The perfect wake up to any amazing weekend is great coffee, a full Yorkshire Breakfast, plenty of hot, fresh buttery toast and someone else to cook and serve it for you. Join us every weekend from 9.30am till 11:00am including Bank Holiday Mondays to kick start your amazing weekend.

Events

Festive Lunch & Dinner at The Drovers Arms

Festive Dining It’s time for festive dining so celebrate together with colleagues, friends and family and enjoy a 3 course Christmas dinner at The Drovers Arms with festive tunes, crackers and table novelties. Served from 26th November 2021 until and including 24th December 2021 Lunch 12.00pm – 2.30pm £26.95 per person Dinner 5.30pm – 9.00pm…

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Christmas Eve at The Drovers Arms

Start your ‘Night before Christmas’ with us at The Drovers Arms. Roaring fires, cocktails, Champagne, stunning festive specials from the kitchen team. Tables are available for lunch and dinner and booking is highly recommended for this busy night.

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Christmas Day Lunch at The Drovers Arms

Christmas Day Enjoy a truly magical Christmas Day with your family and friends, relax and let us do the hard work so you can unwind and indulge with a delicious 5 course traditional Christmas Day lunch, including crackers and table novelties Bar open from 11am, Table seating 12.00 – 13.00 £79.95 per person | Child…

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Boxing Day Lunch at The Drovers Arms

Relax after the big day with a stunning family lunch or early dinner. tables available between 12pm and 6pm. Booking is highly recommended.

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New Years Eve Gala Dinner at The Drovers Arms

New Years Eve  Join us this year and celebrate what was a pretty pants 2021 into what’s going to be an amazing 2022 Bar open from 6.00pm Dinner served at 8.00pm £49.95 per person Card details will be required to confirm all bookings. Please refer to our website for terms and conditions. Pre orders will…

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Opening hours

NEW Bar Opening Times:

Wednesday & Thursday: 12pm - 3pm & 5pm - 11pm

Friday: 12pm - 3pm & 5pm - 11pm

Saturday: 12pm - 12am

Sunday: 12pm - 8.00pm

NEW Restaurant Opening Times:

Wednesday & Thursday: 12pm - 2.30pm & 5.30pm - 9pm

Friday: 12pm - 2.30pm & 5.30pm - 9.30pm

Saturday: 12pm - 9.30pm

Sunday: 12pm - 6pm