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Welcome to
The Rockingham Arms Towton

Thanks for stopping by!

So, what's all the fuss about?

Eating out should be an experience to remember, for all the right reasons. 

A welcoming atmosphere, quality home-made food and service with a smile, 

all have an equally important part to play in creating the perfect trip out. 


Here at The Rockingham Arms Towton, we blend modern ideas with traditional values,

offering a variety of regular customers and new, the ideal backdrop in which to relax over a bite to eat and drink.

And we're dog friendly too. Yes, even inside. BONUS! 

Featuring a tasty, classic pub menu, that showcases a mix of traditional dishes, specials and Sunday lunches, 

(with ever-growing options for vegetarians, vegans & dairy free diners, AND a huge focus on gluten free meals),

our home-made menu is the perfect comfort food, just when you need it.

Whatever the occasion, our small but dedicated team can cater for most.

So come along and join us for your business meeting, lunch break, birthday, anniversary, Bank Holiday, buffet,

Christening, hen party and even your Christmas function. We've been told we're a dab-hand at these you know.

Our devoted team are always on hand to welcome you into our cosy but spacious, 'home away from home'...

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What can I expect?

Built in the 18th Century as a traditional Country Inn,

The Rockingham Arms is located on the site of one of the last complete medieval battlefields in Europe,

which is famously known for hosting the bloodiest battle ever to be fought on English soil (Battle of Towton 1461).

The Battlefield Trail, that starts right on our doorstep, offers walkers and history buffs alike 

the chance to explore one of Yorkshire's most notable landmarks at their own pace,

with a conveniently placed pitstop (that's us!) to visit either before or after the walk. 

You can explore the battlefield at any time of year, either unaccompanied or as part of a guided tour,

and you can find out everything you need to know over at the Towton Battlefield Society's very own website,

which you can view here.

Here at the Rock, a traditional Yorkshire welcome from our friendly staff is a given,

as is a pleasant environment in which to enjoy some great British fodder with your loved ones. 

Boasting two comfortable function rooms, a dog-friendly beer garden, 

a real log burning fire for those nippy Winter nights and a small team of staff with a passion for people, 

The Rockingham Arms experience is neatly wrapped up in a roadside village venue, oozing with history and charm.

So, when are you joining us? 

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Customer Reviews

"Called in twice in the last week. Both times a very warm welcome, good atmosphere and fantastic food! The staff and service were excellent."

NoraJest / TripAdvisor

SME NEWS UK ENTERPRISE AWARDS

BEST FOR SUNDAY LUNCH 2022

SME NEWS NORTHERN ENTERPRISE AWARDS

BEST TRADITIONAL NORTH YORKSHIRE COUNTRY INN 2021

Got an enquiry?

Email us at: bookings@therockinghamarms.pub