Discover Carriages


Carriages Wine Bar and Restaurant is independently owned and sits within a quaint Grade II listed building, above a Victorian railway tunnel, in the picturesque North Yorkshire market town of Knaresborough. Carriages is renowned locally for a superb standard of service in tasteful, relaxed surroundings.

With fantastic food, friendly service and an unrivaled Beer Garden boasting a stunning view across the Knaresborough viaduct, Carriages offers a choice of high quality drinking and dining experiences to suit your mood.

Situated directly above the York-Harrogate train line, the rumble of trains arriving into Knaresborough station can be felt deep beneath the restaurant floor. A short walk up the hill, Carriages is the perfect drop off for a trip ‘out of town’.

Choose the A la Carte menu, for an eclectic range of British and Modern European dishes bursting with colour and taste. Elegantly presented and guaranteed to satisfy, Carriages A la Carte menu is ‘a must’.

Equally excellent in quality, Carriages Tapas menu offers a unique blend of freshly made dishes, ideal for a quick snack or a sociable meal with family and friends.

Or, simply enjoy the vibrant and informal atmosphere over a drink in the bar or garden.




Carriage’s uses the best in British and locally sourced ingredients to achieve the highest food standards for its new and returning customer base.

The chefs work closely with suppliers such as Delifresh for fruit and vegetables, R & J (Yorkshires finest) Butchers, and Hodgson Fisheries to maintain seasonal variation in their menus and make the most of the regions finest produce.

We believe it’s important to maintain personal relationships with our suppliers and contribute to the commerce of the local area. With their wealth of knowledge and experience, they can offer excellent advice on the best available produce.




Booking is definitely recommended –  to book online: