Open Menu

The Moorcock Inn

Restaurant Overview

Telephone: 01422832103
Email: Send Email
Website:
Chef: Alisdair Brooke-Taylor

  •  

Restaurant Location

Address:
The Moorcock Inn
Moorbottom Lane, Norland, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 3RP
Train Station: Sowerby Bridge (1.15 miles)
Google Maps: View on Google Maps
what3words: wonderful.armrest.womanly

Your Saved Locations

Please log in to your account to add saved locations; we can then show you the distance and directions from your saved locations to this restaurant!
Log in now or Create a free account in 30 seconds

Restaurant Reviews and Social


Average rating: 4.7

Latest review:

It was exceptional to start, great venue and location. Friendly waitresses. We went on Wednesday for EOTHO and I think it got too busy for them to handle. It took 3 hours from start to finish (we were the early ones) and mistakes were made for us and other tables too (they've forgotten 2 of the dishes we ordered and then made a mistake on receipt which they rectified when we settled the bill). Sourdough was so tasty, everything else was ok. I asked for some bread to eat the rillettes with. Croquettes was a little greasy. Honeycake was suppose to have clotted cream served but it was whipped. The sole was probably the most exciting dish and unusual. They had a slightly different menu outside in the beer garden to the one inside (the had 1 different main course). No big issue but you might have had something in mind! They have a different menu all the time depending on ingredients so maybe you'll have better luck! It is a lovely venue.
Posted by Kerry 6 months ago

Restaurant Guide Change History

Date Guide Old Award New Award
December 2019 Hardens Top 100 Not in Top 100 80th in UK
October 2019 AA Guide Added to Guide AA RosetteAA Rosette

Our Review of The Moorcock Inn (May 2019)

It's fair to say the The Moorcock Inn has flown a little bit under the radar as far as the major food guides go. Despite very favourable reviews from the local and indeed national press, and overwhelmingly positive Tripadvisor feedback too, only Michelin have even given the place a sniff (and even then, bestowed just the horribly ambiguous plate award) since it was relaunched by duo Aimee Turford and Alisdair Brooke-Taylor in early 2018. Not that the lack of guide recognition worried me whatsoever, I was still very much expecting an interesting meal as I made the not-inconsiderable trip with my wife for dinner on a gloriously sunny Friday evening in May....

Read our full The Moorcock Inn review

Claim This Restaurant

Is this your restaurant? Do you want to edit any information, upload more gallery photos, download your email subscribers and much, much more? Click here to claim and upgrade your listing now!
Has this restaurant closed? Please click here to let us know
Want to show the awards for this restaurant on your own website for free? Click here to embed our free widget
Supported by RFM Calc - easy to use advanced ecommerce reporting for any ecommerce platform - Magento, WooCommerce, Shopify and more.
Report on customer lifetime value in seconds for any ecommerce site.