Browse our list of the best places for Sunday lunch in Skipton

Sunday Dinner With Roast Potatoes

Don’t fancy cooking this Sunday? Fear not, because we’ve put together our top picks of where to find the best Sunday roast in Skipton.

Who doesn’t love a Sunday dinner? They come in all shapes and sizes and we all have our preferences when it comes to a traditional roast. Some seek enormous portions of locally sourced, succulent meat, whilst others salivate at the thought of Yorkshire Puddings fluffier than clouds. Every Sunday dinner is created differently!

Luckily for us, Skipton is home to some of the regions most charming and welcoming restaurants and pubs. For many of them, Sunday is the highlight of the culinary week, it’s an opportunity for them to bring out their special Sunday Menus and present their Sunday Lunch offering with pride!

So without further adieu, here are the best Sunday lunches in Skipton… Enjoy!

Here are our favourite places to eat Sunday Lunch in Skipton

The Dales Cottage Cafe

The Dales Cottage Cafe Sunday Lunch in Skipton

A family run business which has been in Skipton for over 20 years, The Dales Cottage Cafe is well known for its traditional Sunday roast dinner, which is served in their homely and welcoming dining area. A hit with locals and visitors alike, their Sunday lunch starts at £6.95 and options include generous portions of Roast Beef, Lamb, Turkey, Chicken, Braised Steak, Liver & Onions, Pork Sausage and a Vegetarian option with all the trimmings.

The Dales Cottage Cafe, Albion House, Otley St, Skipton BD23 1ED

Le Bistro Des Amis

Le Bistro Des Amis Skipton Sunday Dinner

Le Bistro Des Amis is one our favourite restaurants in Skipton. Not only do they have an extensive menu of delicious French-inspired dishes, they are famous for their excellent service and the ambience found within their town centre restaurant.  When it comes to Sunday Dinner, there are few restaurants in the centre of Skipton which can compete. They offer a range of meats, including their 28 Days Aged Topside Yorkshire Beef (which is divine) complemented with all the classic Sunday lunch trimmings and delicious red wine gravy. Their Sunday menu is available at £14.50 for one course, £18.50 for two and £22.50 for three courses.

Le Bistro Des Amis, 1 Jerry Croft, Skipton BD23 1DT

The Tempest Arms

The Tempest Arms Roast Dinner Skipton

The Tempest Arms is something of an institution in the area. It’s well known for having an outstanding Sunday lunch offering, with some of the fluffiest, most delicious Yorkshire puddings around. A roaring fire and a friendly welcome from current owners, Martin and Veronica, make it a fantastic destination for locals and visitors to Skipton.

The Tempest Arms, Elslack, Skipton BD23 3AY

The Bull At Broughton

The Bull at Broughton Skipton Roast Dinner

One of Yorkshire’s landmark pubs, the Bull at Broughton is found on the famous Broughton Hall Estate and is well known for its excellent hospitality. What’s more, their chefs are passionate about food and have built a reputation locally for using local and seasonal produce. Although well known for having an extensive and seasonally minded menu, perhaps their pièce de résistance is their fantastic Sunday lunch offering. Their 21-day Aged Roast Beef is £14.50 and comes with Yorkshire Pudding, Roast Potatoes, Mash Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables and Gravy… what more could you want?

The Bull at Broughton, Broughton, Grassington, Skipton BD23 3AE

The Angel Inn

Angel Inn Sirloin Beef

The Angel Inn at Hetton dates back to the 15th century and has undergone numerous changes during its long history. Owned by Juilet Watkins and managed by her son, Pascal Watkins, this traditional Dales dining pub offers customers more than your average pub food menu. Known for serving high-quality food and wines at reasonable prices, diners can choose 3 courses for £24.00 or 2 for £20 from their Sunday Lunch menu. Main courses include ‘Confit Shoulder of Lamb’, ‘Curried Cod’ and ’30 day aged Sirloin of Beef (£3.00 supplement).

The Angel Inn, Hetton, near Skipton BD23 6LT

Keelham Farm Shop

Keelham Farm Shop Sunday Lunch

Keelham Farm Shop opened in Skipton back in 2015 and it has been incredibly popular with locals and tourists. Owned by a family of farmers and butchers, they only serve great-tasting, locally sourced produce. Open from 8 am until 5 pm on Sundays, Keelham Kitchen offers an excellent lunch menu including mouth-wateringly delicious main courses such as their ‘Pie of the Day’, which can be ordered for one person at £9.95 or for two, at £15.95.

Keelham Farm Shop, Gargrave Road, Skipton BD23 1UD

Devonshire Arms Brasserie

Brasserie and Bar

The Devonshire Arms Brasserie serves Sunday Lunch from 12 pm to 4 pm and, with its idyllic location, it is perfect for an afternoon outing with the family. Choose two courses from their Sunday menu for £26 or three courses for £30. Start with Celeriac and Apple Soup or Ham Hock Terrine before tucking into Roast Pork Loin or Pan Fried Hake and finishing off with their divine Chocolate & Amaretto Tart.

The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Skipton BD23 6AJ

The Woolly Sheep Inn

Woolly sheep sunday roast

The Woolly Sheep is a traditional Yorkshire pub serving excellent quality food and regional ales.  They offer an AMAZING Sunday roast that tends to sell out relatively quickly due to its popularity. We recommend booking ahead! You get a choice of at least one of three types of meat as well as a vegetarian option. All roasts are served with their signature ‘Yorkies’, Mashed Potatoes, Roast Potatoes, Seasonal vegetables and homemade gravy.

The Woolly Sheep Inn, 38 Sheep Street, Skipton BD23 1HY


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