Nikki and Pete Welcome you to the White Horse Inn, Ampleforth
We are situated in the beautiful village of Ampleforth, North Yorkshire which is the gateway to many fabulous walks and Ampleforth College.Our 18th Century traditional Country Inn dates back to 1768.
We are now into our 7th year and have a ‘simple dream’, to create, a Warm, Welcoming Village Inn serving Delicious Home Cooked Food, Local Hand Pulled Ales and Great Wines. Our charming cosy rooms with log fires, oak beamed ceilings, flagstone floors, candlelit tables and a warm friendly atmosphere make it the perfect place to relax and unwind.
Try one of our popular Traditional hand pulled Yorkshire beers including Guest Ales from local Brewery’s, Helmsley Brewing Company, Wold Top, Black Sheep and many more. Our fine wines by the glass include New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc which is a firm favourite with our customers and our Popular French Malbec by the Glass is a delicious Red Wine .
Petes passion for food produces delicious Home-made food from locally sourced Produce.
Please note all our meals are cooked fresh to order.
Nikki ensures everyone receives a warm friendly welcome. Children, Dogs (Bar Only) and muddy boots are welcome We also provide traditional board games to keep the kids amused.
In addition to the Cosy Bar we have 2 Restaurants which can both accommodate private parties
The Main Restaurant can seat upto 12 on a square table or 16 on 2 tables
Our New Restaurant can seat upto 12 on a long table
We have 2 small beer gardens for those sunny days to relax outside.
If you are looking for accommodation there are several excellent Bed and Breakfasts in the village, and new in 2014 Studford Luxury Lodges, just a 25minute countryside walk with breath taking views of the valley. See our accommodation links.
We look forward to seeing you soon Pete and Nikki.
Sat 27th May Lunch
please note we are closed on Sat 27th Lunchtime
Bar Open 4pm
Curry and Music Nite
Thursday June 29th
Featuring Live Music from Dan Burnett
£20 per person – 3 Courses
Booking Essential – 01439 788378
Special Offer – Fish And Chips
Friday Lunchtime and Saturday Lunchtime Fish and Chips £8.50
Having a special Birthday, Family get together or just meeting up with friends why not book one of our Private Dining Rooms (shown on the pictures). They are perfect for parties of 10-14/16, or for larger parties why not book both adjoining rooms 12 in each room
Sunday Lunch Now Served 12:00-14:45
View Sunday Lunch Menu Due to popular demand we now serve Sunday lunch until 14:45. Come and relax in front of our roaring fires, whilst reading the Sunday Newspapers. We offer the Traditional Roast including Rib of Beef, served with homecooked Yorkshire puddings, tasty gravy, crispy roast potatoes, creamy Mash and seasonal vegetables. A Selection of Dishes are also available from our normal menu. Our Homemade Puddings are a great way to finish your meal, yummy !! Booking is highly recommended.
Mon: Closed (except bank holidays)
Wed-Fri: 1730-23:00 Please Note we are also Open Fri and Sat Lunch 1200-1345
Sat & Sun: Saturday 1200-2300 Sunday 1200-1900
Tues-Sat: 1800-2045 We also serve food Fri and Sat Lunchtime 1200-1345
Bookings highly recommended particularly for Friday Saturday and Sunday
Tue, Wed and Thur Lunchtimes
Please note we can accommodate pre booked parties of 10 or more on the above lunchtimes please contact Nikki on 01439 788378
Private Dining Rooms
Both our restaurants can be booked as private dining rooms. Our Traditional restaurant can accommodate up to 16 and our new restaurant up to 12. They provide the ideal venue for family get togethers, parties or just catching up with friends. Contact Nikki on 01439 788378 for further details.
We cater for Children – Kids meals £5.50 inc. mini milk ice-cream and we have a selection of board games to keep them amused.
We welcome dogs in the Bar Area and even have dog treats.
Shooting Parties / Walkers / Large Parties
We can accommodate larger pre booked parties – please contact Nikki on 01439 788378.
Find details of walking routes, with photographs and maps, in North Yorkshire on: www.yorkshirewalks.org