Recommendations from the Harrogate and
Please note that owners and menus can change at any time. This list has been
created in the best of our knowledge, but please do phone in advance if possible.
For further information on eating out gluten-free visit the Coeliac UK venue guide.
You can also visit www.gluten-free-onthego.com a website listing gluten-free
friendly places to eat. This website was launched in 2005.
Tom, Dick & Harry's Restaurant, Thorp Arch Estate
123 Thorp Arch Estate
Tel: 01937 849 241
Open Tuesday to Saturday for lunch and dinner serving British & Continental
The Tiger Inn, Coneythorpe
Tel: 01423 863632
The menu is clearly marked with gluten-free against the dishes that can be
adapted for anyone requiring a gluten-free meal. Although there is a limited
number of options available, the food is very good
The Grantley Arms, near Ripon
Tel: 01765 620 227
Val, the owner, is happy to advise diners on the gluten-free options.
Please telephone as booking is advisable.
Follow the signs to Fountains Abbey from Ripon on B6265 Pateley Bridge road.
Grantley is signed right after Risplith.
Salvo's Restaurant & Salumeria, Leeds
115 and 109 Otley Road
Tel: 0113 275 5017
Salvo's Restaurant and Salumeria cater for gluten-free customers all year round
with gluten-free pasta, pizza and other dishes, available on the a la carte menu.
We recommend you telephone to book and advise of gluten-free diet at time of
Lemon Meringue Tea Rooms, Pateley Bridge
Tel: 01423 711 013
Proprietors Paul & Rachel Cook
Gluten-free options include soup, chicken curry, meat or vegetable chillie.
Gluten-free bread also available for toasties and sandwiches. To request gluten-
free lasagne or to ensure a choice of gluten-free desserts are available ring and
give a least one day's notice. Gluten-free Sunday lunch is also available including
Wild Oats Cafe, Skipton
10 High Street
Tel: 01756 790 619
A small vegetarian restaurant above a health food shop where a selction of tasty
gluten fee dishes are available for lunch.
LeD2 Restaurant & Bistro, Harrogate
7 Bower Road
Tel: 01423 502 700
Highly recommended for the quality of its food and its good understanding of the
The Old Granary Tea Shop, Pateley Bridge
17 High Street
Tel: 01423 711852
Anne, the owner is very helpful if gluten-free options are required. A gluten-free
main option is available daily, as well as gluten-free muffins and pavlova.
The tea shop is open every Friday evening, when it is essential to book if
requiring gluten-free dishes.
Gluten-free Christmas cakes and yule logs available to order.
Olivers Fish and Chips, Harrogate
34 Cold Bath Road
Tel: 01423 567441
Usually on the first and third Monday of each month except Bank Holidays, (but
CHECK DATES below) Olivers offers delicious gluten-free fish and chips - both
take-away and in the cafe. Gluten-free starters and sweets also available in cafe.
2010 calendar: -
22 March; 12 April; 10 May; 24 May; 7 June; 21June; 5 July; 19 July; 2 August;
16 August; 6 September;
20 September; 4 October; 18 October; 1 November; 15 November; 6 December;
Darley Mill Restaurant and Tea Room, near Harrogate
The Darley Mill Centre
Tel: 01423 780857
Salads, some hot meals and sweets marked (g) on menu. [NB Would check
about the black pudding.]
The Shoulder of Mutton Inn, Kirkby Overblow
Tel: 01423 871205
A warm welcome at this delightful country pub. Many gluten-free choices on the
Fodder Cafe, Harrogate
Great Yorkshire Showground
Tel: 01423 546 111
Fodder is part of the Regional Agricultural Centre and is located on the edge of
the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate. Gluten-free soups, sandwiches,
cakes, etc available.
Bar Convent Cafe, York
17 Blossom Street
Tel: 01904 464 910
The Cafe at the Bar Convent offers a good range of gluten-free options. Bed and
Breakfast is also available at the Convent and don't miss their fascinating
Cafe opening times: 07.45 to 16.00, Monday to Saturday. Closed Sundays,
throughout Easter and all Bank Holidays. Check their web for Christmas closing.
La Cremeria Ice Cream Parlour and Cafe, York
20 High Petergate
Tel: 01904 612 647
Gluten-free Italian home-made ice cream, cakes and light lunches including
specialty teas and coffees. In York city centre, close to the Minster
The Lavender Rooms (Cafe), Knaresborough
16 Market Place
Tel: 01423 860 555
Town centre cafe with gluten-free cakes, etc.
McQueens Cafe, Knaresborough
51 High Street
Tel: 01423 861668
Coffee shop situated on Knaresborough High Street. Offering homemade cakes,
scones, soups etc and also caters for special dietary requirements (gluten-free,
dairy free etc). All the produce is sourced locally and takeaway is also available.
Indulge Deli Bar and Outside Catering, Harrogate
51 Station Parade
Tel: 01423 851 555
Deli Bar close to station in town centre and outside catering with Gluten-free
Aagrah Restaurant (Indian) Leeds
St. Peter's Square
Tel: 0113 245 5667
The Aagrah chain of restaurants offer a wide choice of authentic Indian cuisine.
There is a branch in Leeds, close to the bus station, BBC and West Yorkshire
Playhouse. Items containing gluten are marked on the menu but it is best to
confirm everything with the staff.
The Coppice Coffee Shop at Aysgarth Falls
Tel: 01969 663 763
Home made soups, cakes & puddings (including gluten and dairy free), well-filled
rolls, piping hot jacket potatoes and daily specials. Situated in the National Park
Centre at Aysgarth Falls.
The Magpie Cafe, Whitby
14 Pier Road
Tel: 01947 602 058
Fish restaurant overlooking the harbour at Whitby. "Many of our dishes are or
can be adapted to be wheat and gluten-free. Just ask the waiter." However,
strongly recommend contacting the cafe prior to visiting - especially if wanting
fish and chips as it takes an hour for the special pan to warm up.
Fountains Abbey Visitor Centre Restaurant
Tel: 01765 608 888
The large licensed restaurant at the Visitor Centre uses locally grown, seasonal
and sustainably produced food wherever possible. It is open from 10am daily for
morning coffee, light snacks, hot lunches and afternoon tea. Usually has a good
selection of gluten-free cakes available.
Nidd Hall Hotel
Tel: 01423 771598
Part of Warner Leisure Hotels. Gluten-free diets catered for, but notify at time of
booking. The Terrace Tearooms open to non-residents.
La Tasca Tapas Restaurant and Bar, Harrogate
1 John Street
Tel: 01423 566 333
Part of La Tasca chain. Gluten-free items marked on menu.
The Retreat Cafe and Tea Rooms, Grassington
14-16 Main Street
Tel: 01756 751 887
Vegetarian and Vegan Cafe. Hot meals, sandwiches, tea or coffee and cakes.
Soup always gluten-free. Closed Wednesdays.
Old Barn Cafe, Malham
Tel: 01729 830 486
The Old Barn Café is situated in the heart of Malham and offers meals and
snacks, using locally sourced ingredients, all at reasonable prices and now
offering a gluten-free menu.
Riverview Chinese Restaurant, Knaresborough
52 Bond End
Tel: 01423 868 090
Situated in car park on town side of the bridge on A59 Harrogate to
Knaresborough road. Coeliac proprietor. Closed Tuesdays.
The Gluten-free Kitchen (Retail Shop), Leyburn
Leyburn Business Park
Tel: 01969 622 222
Our Retail Shop is situated at the front of our bakery in Leyburn. It is well stocked
with freshly baked products made on the premises as well as a comprehensive
range of gluten, wheat and dairy free bread, savouries both meat and
vegetarian/vegan from other suppliers. Orders can be placed prior to your visit to
ensure that the products you want are available, so give us a call.
Shop Opening Hours
Monday -Friday 10am - 4pm and Saturday 10am - 3pm.. Closed Bank Holidays.
GLUTEN-FREEF Direct (Retail Shop), North Duffield
Blackwood Hall Business Park
Tel: 01757 289 200
Dedicated gluten and wheat free shop offering over 600 products. Open 10.00
am to 2 pm, Tuesdays to Fridays. Also open one Saturday a month - see web for
12 High Ousegate
Tel: 01904 679 103
Famous for Peri-Peri (spicy) Chicken.
From Nando's web:
"Allergy Information - If you suffer from any food allergies please inform the
manager on duty before ordering your food; this will allow the manager to take
every care to guarantee there is no possible cross-contamination with any
ingredients that you can’t eat. The manager in the restaurant can also provide
you with a food specification folder that lists the exact ingredients of each item
Sun - Thu 11.00 - 22.30
Fri & Sat 11.00 - 23.30
El Piano, York
15/17 Grape Lane
Tel: 01904 610 676
All the food (but not all the drinks) - 100 per cent Gluten-free and vegan.
Open daily 11am - 11pm; Sundays noon - 6pm
No 9 Britannia Works
Tel: 07884 064130
Foodamentalists supply a range of muffins, quiches, meat pies ("full of meat " -
Dudley, Leeds Group), bread and ready-to-roll pastry on mail order. They also
have a stall in the farmers markets in Harrogate (2nd Thursday) and Otley (last
Sunday) once a month.
Local stockists of their products include Natural Choice, 4 Market Place,
Knaresborough and Fennel Deli, 61 Market Place, Wetherby.
The Orchid Restaurant, Harrogate
28 Swan Road
Tel: 01423 560 425
Recommended by several group Members . See note about special diets at
bottom of Menu page on The Orchid's web.
Hob Green Hotel and Restaurant, Markington
Tel: 01423 770 031
Recommended by some of our Members .
Clocktower Restaurant at Rudding Park, near Harrogate
Tel: 01423 871 350
Information from 'Clocktower Menu Overview' page of web:
"We are proud to be able to cater for special dietary requirements such as gluten-
free meals – our Consultant Chef recently demonstrated at the gluten-free
Masterclass at Westminster College in London."
William and Victoria Restaurant and Wine Bar, Harrogate
6 Cold Bath Road
Tel: 01423 521 510 / 01423 506 883
Recommended by some of our Members
Brasserie Blanc, Leeds
Tel: 0113 220 6060
Another recommendation by our Members.
Zarina's (Tea Room), Kettlewell
Tel: 01756 761 188
Traditional tea room in the middle of Kettlewell with a friendly atmosphere.
Gluten-free items available can change but usually include soup, chilli, bread and
cakes. Dairy free items also available.
Open Friday to Wednesday 10.00 - 5.00 (sometimes later in summer). CLOSED
The Tea Room, Harrogate
Westminster Arcade (next to Debenhams)
Tel: 01423 506663
Soup always gluten-free (thickened with potato), Gluten-free bread and/or rolls
usually available, delicious home-made gluten-free cakes.
Open Monday to Saturday, 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.