Holiday Cottages Harrogate

Carriages Wine Bar & Restaurant

87-89 The High Street, Knaresborough, HG5 0NY

Tel: 01423 867 041

Discover Carriages...

Carriages Wine Bar and Restaurant sits within a quaint Grade II listed building, above a Victorian railway tunnel, in the picturesque North Yorkshire market town of Knaresborough. Family owned and run, Carriages is renowned locally for a superb standard of service in tasteful, relaxed surroundings.

With fantastic food, friendly service and an unrivalled Beer Garden boasting a stunning view across the Knaresborough viaduct, Carriages offers a choice of high quality drinking and dining experiences to suit your mood.

Situated directly above the York-Harrogate train line, the rumble of trains arriving into Knaresborough station can be felt deep beneath the restaurant floor. A short walk up the hill, Carriages is the perfect drop off for a trip out of town.

Choose the A la Carte menu, for an eclectic range of British and Modern European dishes bursting with colour and taste. Elegantly presented and guaranteed to satisfy, Carriages A la Carte menu is a must.

Equally excellent in quality, Carriages Tapas menu offers a unique blend of freshly made Spanish and Pan Asian dishes, ideal for a quick snack or a sociable meal with family and friends.

Or, simply enjoy the vibrant and informal atmosphere over a drink in the bar or garden.


Carriages uses the best in British and locally sourced ingredients to achieve the highest food standards for its new and returning customer base.

The chefs work closely with suppliers such as Yorkshire Dales Meat Company and Ramus Seafood Emporium to maintain seasonal variation in their menus and make the most of the regions finest produce.

We believe its important to maintain personal relationships with our suppliers and contribute to the commerce of the local area. With their wealth of knowledge and experience they can offer excellent advice on the best availableproduce. - Chris Richardson (Manager)


Booking is recommended.

Call us on 01423 867041
or email

A la Carte...

Treat yourself, with Carriages flagship A la Carte menu. This carefully created and ambitious menu offers a range of Modern European and British, meat, fish and vegetarian dishes.

The A la Carte menu blends a diverse selection of meat cuts with expertly chosen ingredients to offer dishes which are elegantly presented, bursting with colour and flavour.

Refreshed every six weeks to reflect the best in local, seasonal produce, regular customers fail to tire of the exceptional dishes on offer.

Of particular interest to Head Chef, Nick Newby, locally sourced Game produce features regularly on the Carriages A la Carte menu. Some of the most popular and inventive creatIons have included;

Available 6pm-9.15pm Tuesday-Thursday, and 12pm-2.15pm, 6pm-9.30pm Friday and Saturday

Early Birds...

Offering 2 courses for 14.00 or 3 courses for 17.00 the Early Birds menu is a popular and affordable mid-week option for many Carriages diners. Early Birds delivers the usual high standard of food, in fresh, simple dishes that wont break the bank.

Early Bird diners can also enjoy a bottle of red, white or rose house wine for 12.95 to accompany their meal.

Available 5pm-6:45pm Tuesday-Friday, and 6pm-8.30pm on Sunday.
*Please note the Early Bird menu is not available on Saturday.

Sunday Lunch...

Carriages offers an ideal solution for a traditional, family friendly Sunday Lunch, without the washing up! Carriages choice of roasts includes; beef sirloin, free-range chicken, Yorkshire Dales lamb, or pork with all the trimmings, all accompanied by Yorkshire Puddings not to be missed.

The Sunday Lunch menu also offers a selection of additional main courses, starters and of course, tempting and sumptuous desserts.

Serving high quality, good value food, with a homemade touch, Carriages for Sunday Lunch is also popular with groups and can cater for parties up to 16.

Sunday Lunch is a weekly set menu priced 15.95 for 2 courses, and 18.95 for 3 courses.

Available 12pm-4pm on Sunday.

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