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Yorkshire now boasts seven restaurants which hold Michelin Stars, following the announcement of the 2021 Michelin Guide. This includes two new additions to the prestigious list, who have been awarded the accolade for the first time.

If fine dining is your cup of tea (or, more likely, amuse bouche), then read on to find out more, and how close these outstanding restaurants are to High Oaks Grange...


Gaining a Michelin Star (or two, or three) is the ultimate goal for many chefs, but it is a feat managed by only a select few. For lovers of gourment food, Michelin Stars indicate the absolute pinnacle of excellent eating. By now featuring seven such restaurants, Yorkshire has provided the nation with yet another reason to visit God's Own Country (once you're allowed to, of course.)


The Magnificent Seven - Yorkshire's Michelin Star Restaurants:


 Star Inn at Harome Exterior

The Star Inn at HaromeOne Michelin Star

Situated in a picturesque village on the edge of the North York Moors National Park, a couple of miles outside the market town of Helmsley, this much loved inn has origins believed to date back to the 14th Century. They describe themselves as a "rustic gourmet bolthole", and the menu features locally-sourced seasonal ingredients, such as local game, North Sea fish and fresh herbs from its own kitchen garden. 

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 13 miles, 25 minute drive.


 The Black Swan at Oldstead - Tom Banks in the kitchen

The Black Swan at OldsteadOne Michelin Star and one Green Star for their commitment to sustainability

A Michelin Star and 4 AA Rosette pub and restaurant with rooms, 20 miles north of York. The Michelin Guide describes their cooking as "modern and highly skilled but satisfyingly unpretentious". The restaurant was also awarded the Michelin's first 'green star' award, commending their commitments to sustainably-sourced produce. 

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 22 miles, 40 minute drive.


 Roots York Opening Example dish

Roots, YorkOne Michelin Star, new for 2021

Sister restaurant to The Black Swan, Roots is the first restaurant in the centre of York to be awarded a Michelin Star. Their tasting menu offers a dining experience that Tommy and the team believe best showcases the current harvest from the farm, produce that’s been preserved throughout the year, and the best-quality produce from local suppliers.

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 28 miles, 45 minute drive.


The Pipe and Glass, South Dalton, East Yorkshire

The Pipe and Glass, South DaltonOne Michelin Star

The Pipe and Glass have now maintained their Michelin star for 5 years now! Winner of the 'Taste of England' Award at the 2009 Enjoy England Awards for Excellence. Other awards include being voted one of the top 40 restaurants outside of London. 'Caterer and Hotelkeeper' said of the restaurant "If East Yorkshire was once a culinary desert, The Pipe & Glass is very definitely its new foodies oasis."

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 33 miles, 50 minute drive.


 Shaun Rankin at Grantley Hall - Food & Drink - Ripon - North Yorkshire |  Welcome to Yorkshire

Shaun Rankin at Grantley Hall, RiponOne Michelin Star, new for 2021

Originally from Richmond in Yorkshire, Shaun Rankin has travelled the world and was delighted to return to his Yorkshire roots with his latest restaurant at Grantley Hall. He, and his hand selected team, have worked tirelessly to create inspirational menus showcasing the very best seasonal Yorkshire produce which has clearly paid off. 

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 45 miles, 1 hour 10 minute drive.


 THE MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN, Leeds - Quarry Hill - Restaurant Reviews,  Photos & Phone Number - Tripadvisor

The Man Behind The Curtain, LeedsOne Michelin Star

Their Michelin Star was awarded in October 2015. Head Chef, Michael O'Hare has created a restaurant serving ultra modern food with its own identity, inspired by the arts, music and contemporary culture.

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 56 miles, 1 hour 10 minute drive.


 Angel Inn at Hetton Michelin Star Restaurant Yorkshire Food

The Angel at Hetton, nr. Skipton - One Michelin Star

The Angel Inn at Hetton is the UK’s original gastropub. For many years it has held the reputation of being the destination establishment in one of the most exquisite corners of the North Yorkshire Dales. Famous for its food as well as its warm, welcoming atmosphere - it has maintained a strong following among locals as well as with customers from all over the world.

Distance from High Oaks Grange: 76 miles, 2 hour drive.


If you'd like even more inspiration for eating out near High Oaks Grange, why not check out our Dining Out Guide?

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