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Located in Bedale, North Yorkshire, The Friars Head is a romantic restaurant available for your wedding or special event. The striking property is defined by its elegant architecture and tranquil atmosphere. Whether you desire a formal dining experience or a memorable celebration, this venue can make your wishes come true.

Facilities and Capacity

The Friars Head team is proud to welcome you and up to 100 loved ones to dance and celebrate in their incredible space. The West Wing is a marvellous dining room, defined by its stone accents and timeless tones. The room is brightly lit with old pendant lights and is surrounded by framed decor. If you're an art enthusiast, you will adore the building's dramatic ceilings with soft, angelic paintings. You can also share a toast with your friends and family at the terrace, which features botanical blooms and an eye-catching skylight.

In addition to these seated spaces, The Friars Head provides an old-fashioned bar. This stylish area features an abstract wall with deer wallpaper, themed furniture, a log fire, and a stone bar table. This space is ideal for cocktail receptions and can lead you and your wedding guests into the Garden Room.

Services Offered

At The Friars Head, you can rest assured that every darling detail will be taken care of. With the help of their experienced wedding coordinator and dedicated staff, you can feel prepared, from the meals freshly prepared to the venue's setup.


Whether you wish for a refreshing cocktail or a delicious roast, the team at The Friars Head will be happy to help. They offer a variety of menus with starters, shared platters, and mouthwatering mains for children and adults. Their main menu features dishes like a pan-fried seabass, Thai green curry, and a ribeye steak. No matter your taste, these chefs will strive to cater to you and your wedding guests.

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