Sam Ireland Welcomes you to the Huntsman, Thursltone

Welcome to The Huntsman, Thurlstone


 Monday    4pm – 8pm

Tuesday  5pm – 9.30pm    

Wednesday Closed

 Thursday  4pm-9.30pm

 Friday  4pm – 9.30pm

 Saturday  2pm-9.30pm

 Sunday  12 – 7pm

A good old-fashioned pub with a warm welcome.

Nice, friendly atmosphere, good beer, traditional pub games, sheltered South facing beer garden accessed through the bar.

There are always 6 real ales on offer including 3 guest beers.

And we can assure you that you won’t be troubled by the presence of a jukebox, a television or loud music

Well-behaved dogs and children are always welcome!



The Huntsman

136 Manchester Road



S36 9QW

Tel: 01226 764892

Mob: 07730 803817

Exterior of Huntsman

Find Us

Click here for door-to-door directions and map. Camel optional

ALWAYS 6 Real Ales!

6 real ales are always available Abbeydale Moonshine, Bradfield Brown Cow, Timothy Taylor’s Landlord plus 3 changing  guest beers. 

Fancy dress group

Gin & Rum Glorious Rum

Fabulous selection of Gins and Rums with a range of Fever Tree Mixers 

Serving Food

Fabulous Food!

Open everyday bar Wednesday !!!

News & Events

Town Crier


We are open everyday bar Wednesday for food.
Everyone who enters the pub must purchase a meal and can also purchase alcohol with the meal.
We are doing all we can to stay open serve great food and fabulous ales
Sam & The Huntsman Team


Food image

Slider Saturday served 2-7

A choice of Sliders (changing weekly)

Kansas Spiced Slow Cooked Brisket

Texan BBQ Pulled Pork

Baked Mushroom & Mozzerella

Mini Burger

served with a choice of Spicy Wedges or Salt & Pepper Wedges

& Homemade Slaw

1 Slider £5      2 Sliders £7.50      3 Sliders £10

No Sharing Platters

Sunday Lunch Menu served 12-5



Homemade Yorkshire Puddings with Proper Gravy

Soup of the Day served with Crusty Bread


Roast Topside of Beef, Roast Pork or Nut Roast,

Homemade Yorkshire Puddings, Roast Potatoes, Creamy Mash,

Cauliflower Cheese,Buttered Seasonal Vegetables


See dessert board or ask one of our team


1 course £8.00   2 courses £11.50   3 courses £15.00


Kids/smaller portion £5.00


Bowl of Roasters £2.50

Yorkshire Pudding £1.00

Mash or Cauliflower Cheese £2.00

Lighter Bites 

Hot Roast Beef or Pork & Stuffing Sandwich 

served with roasties & proper gravy


Plus look on our special board for Homemade Pie Choices 


Monday Tea Time served 4-6


Hot Roast Beef or Roast Pork & Stuffing Sandwich

served with either mini roasters or bubble & squeak patties

proper gravy & condiments 

Tuesday Menu served 4.30-7.30

Sam’s Homemade Rough Puff Pastry Pies

Meat & Potato

Steak, Ale & Mushroom

Chicken, Leek & Mushroom

Cheese, Leek & Potato

Steak & Stilton

served with mushy peas or roast potatoes & seasonal veg


Please Check out our Tuesday Huntsman Specials Board

Served 4.30 – 7.30

Thursday A Taste of ……. Menu served 5-7.30


29th October 

 A taste of the ….The Middle East

 Spinach & Feta Rolls

Lamb or Vegetarian Tagine with Herb Couscous



 5th November

Guy Fawkes Warmer

 A Trio of Sausage in The Hole or Veggie Mixed Bean Cassoulet Toadless in The Hole

Cheddar Mash, Winter Vegetables

Sticky Toffee Pudding, Toffee Sauce and Ice Cream or Custard


 15th November

National Stout & Ruby Day

12th November

A taste of ….Mexico

Friday Tea Time served 4 – 7


 One Pot Friday 

Beef Madras or Veggie Jalfrezi 

served with Rice & Poppadoms





Happy drinker

Real Ales

Six real ales are on offer …..Timothy Taylor Landlord, Bradfield Brown Cow, Abbeydale Moonshine along with 3 guest beers.

Many come from micro breweries within a 20 mile radius, which gives us the Barnsley CAMRA Locale certificate, although we do also feature other beers from around the country.

Gluten-free beer available

We stock Gluten free bottled beer. Ask at the bar.

CAMRA Pub of the Year 2019 & Top Ten in Yorkshire’s Favourite Pub 2019

Also you can find us in the 2018 edition of the Good Beer Guide.


Group of instruments

ALL ON HOLD !!!!!!!!


Anyone wishing to play just turn up and do your stuff.

Quiz Night – we will let you know when we will restart quiz night

Tuesday 9pm (ish) start. Fun Quiz nights. Comprising of 4 games that give a bottle of beer and a bottle of wine. The fourth game also has a blue line down for a bottle of wine and the evenings cash prize on the successful answering of a blue line question.

Everyone more than welcome to pop their name down and present a quiz !

Music Night – we will let you know when we will restart music night

Wednesday night is Jamming session Night. Budding and established musicians are all welcome, feel free to come and take part.

Irish Folk Music Night – TBA

Dave Markham on guitar, mandola, ukelele and vocals

Chris Barber on uilleann pipes, whistles and accordion

Tom Markham on percussion

Irish Folk Night

Traditional Pub Games

We have a range of games for people to play – free of charge! These include darts, dominoes, cards, ringing the bull, bagatelle, shove ha’penny, bar skittles, giant dominoes, pool table @ £0.50 per game, giant jenga and a Chess Board.

Bluegrass night – to be arranged


Many heads!

The Jar on the Bar

Jar on the Bar is for British Heart Foundation & Pumping Marvellous

Photo Gallery

You can see photos of the pub on the Gallery page. Keep an eye out for pictures of Huntsman events.


Come and join The Huntsman group on face book !!! Search Huntsman Thurlstone

Boy and dog

Kids & Dogs Welcome!

We are pleased to say that children don’t need to be kept on a leash and all dogs can speak whenever they like.
Ten Shilling Note

Beer Garden!

Enjoy those precious moments of English summertime in our sheltered suntrap!
steam coach

Coaches Welcome!

Coach parties are welcome but ringing beforehand would be appreciated so we can be prepared!
No noise!

No Bleeping Noise!

Rest assured that you won’t be troubled by the presence of a jukebox, a television or loud music (with the possible exception of Wednesday nights!).


Sam Ireland

The Huntsman

136 Manchester Road



S36 9QW

Tel: 01226 764892

Mob: 07730 803817



Please be aware that we support the recent initiative regarding under age drinking. If you “suffer” from eternal youth please don’t be upset if we ask for ID before we serve you alcoholic drinks.
Thanks for your cooperation.