t: 01423 733031

e: contact@thesquareandcompass.com

North Rigton, Harrogate LS17 0DJ


The Square & Compass is managed by Paul Stephenson. We have both full time and part time staff and any of the team will be very pleased to assist you.

You will find us on the edge of Harrogate in the village of North Rigton postcode LS17 0DJ.

Our car park has room for 50 cars but unfortunately it cannot be used by coaches or caravans.

We have appropriate ramps and rest-rooms for customers who use wheelchairs.

Click here for a map.


We begin serving morning coffee from 09:00 am. Meals are served from 12 noon. Our kitchen closes at 10:00 pm Monday-Saturday and 9:00 pm on a Sunday.

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday
09:00 am - 11:00 pm

Thursday, Friday & Saturday
09:00 am - 12:00 midnight

09:00 am - 10:00 pm


We have a range of full and part-time roles in our Kitchen and Front of House. Occasionally we do have vacancies so if you are good with people and passionate about providing high quality service, let us have your details and tell us why you want to join the team. To apply, please email your details to Paul Stephenson at contact@thesquareandcompass.com 


"Fabulous....This is not our first time to the Square and Compass and it won't be our last...Lovely restaurant, great staff, quaint location..."
LP - Trip Advisor December '17
"Up there with the best Sunday lunches...we hope to be back when next in the area."
SV - Trip Advisor November '17

"Came in for a business meeting just for a drink...ended up getting a meal cause the food looked amazing...Thanks for the wonderful experience."
AL - Trip Advisor October '17
"Excellent...went for a few drinks which ended up in us eating as well...cannot recommend highly enough..."
TF - Trip Advisor September '17