Welcome to The Marcia

The Marcia Inn is a multi award-winning country pub and restaurant based in the beautiful North Yorkshire village of Bishopthorpe, within walking distance of York Racecourse.

We pride ourselves on our quality food, and our range of beer, wines and spirits, which you can enjoy in relaxed, comfortable surroundings, including a large beer garden.

Our food…

Our home-cooked food is renowned for its quality and variety, with something for all tastes from favourites like gorgeous Sunday Roasts and our award-winning Fish and Chips to innovative creations from our superb chef.

We can also provide extensive buffet meals for family and social functions.

Family and Social Functions

Our bright and sunny function room is the ideal place for group functions including family occasions.

For your function, we can provide a beautiful buffet tea, with a range of options to suit a variety of tastes and budgets.

Our Awards

National Fish & Chip Awards 2018

Best Food Service Operator

The Marcia Inn was the national winner of this award for food outlets where fish and chips are included on the menu.

Minster FM Listener Choice Awards 2018

Best Pub or Bar

The Marcia Inn won this award for the best pub or bar in North Yorkshire, as voted for by the public.

Punch Taverns Regional Pub Awards 2015

Pub Of The Year

The Marcia Inn was formerly part of the Punch Taverns group of Independent pubs, and were given this prestigious award.

What People are Saying

“Nothing was too much trouble”

I would like to thank Linda, Gary and all your amazing staff, for the fantastic food and brilliant hospitality for our daughter and son in law’s wedding reception. Nothing was too much trouble.

Lisa and Dean

“Second to none”

“The welcome and service there is second to none. Two of us had fish and chips which were so excellent words can’t explain!”


“The best pub meal we’ve ever had”

“THIS IS THE BEST PUB MEAL WE’VE EVER HAD. We both had the steak pie which was piping hot, filled to the brim with lean steak and covered in beautiful rich gravy, home cooked food at its best!!


“Comfortable, sunny beer garden”

“Friendly service, good range of food and drinks and comfortable, sunny beer garden – great for a leisurely lunch! All the food was delicious and staff were friendly and welcoming. Best hand cut chips around too !!


Opening Hours

Mon - 12pm - 11pm

Tue - 12pm - 11pm

Wed - 12pm - 12am

Thu - 12m - 11pm

Fri - 12pm - 12am

Sat - 11am - 12am

Sun - 12pm - 10pm

Food Service Time

Mon - No Food Service

Tue - No Food Service

Wed - 12pm - 3pm & 5pm - 8pm

Thu - 12pm - 3pm & 5pm - 8pm 

Fri - 12pm - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm

Sat - 12am - 3pm & 5pm - 9pm

Sun - 12pm - 5pm



Contact Info

The Marcia Inn, 29 Main Street, Bishopthorpe, York. YO23 2RA

01904 706185