Welcome to the Chequers Inn Harrogate

A traditional Yorkshire Country Inn.

The Chequers Inn at Bishop Thornton is on the doorstep of the Yorkshire Dales and the Vale of York, surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside, picturesque villages, grand historic buildings, ruins and gardens.

Opening times are: Bar from 6.30pm.

Lunch: Wed - Sat 12 - 2pm.

Restaurant: 7 - 9pm.

Carvery: Thurs to Sat 7 - 9pm, Sunday 12 - 2pm, 6.30 - 8.30pm.

(Closed Mon & Tues Lunch)


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Bishop Thornton is a small village close to the spa town of Harrogate, the RHS Gardens at Harlow Carr, Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal World Heritage Centre. 

The Chequers Inn has been owned and run by the Walker family for over 51 years. A warm welcome and hospitality in a relaxed atmosphere, offering delicious and hearty home cooked food using locally sourced seasonal produce. The Chequers' kitchen is famous for its classic Sunday roasts, generously gigantic Yorkshire puddings, excellent Carvery and sumptuous desserts.

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     The Chequers Inn

      Fountains Abbey Road

      Bishop Thornton


      HG3 3JN

01423 771544


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