Welcome to The Courtyard!

Visit us this summer for lovely treats, scrumptious eats, happy holiday memories.

From traditional beginnings

Our charming space used to be an old farmstead, with milking parlour and hayloft.....

To an inspiring transformation

.... we're the finest rural shopping destination in Yorkshire 


Our story is all about artisan food & crafts, individual makers, the original & beautiful


We have the most delightful cafe-brasserie, serving delicious food all day long


We look forward to welcoming you.

Discover our world of difference in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales

We've a treasure trove of beautifully crafted furniture, fashion, art and design, alongside a wonderful all-day café-brasserie... plus tasty delights from one of the world's greatest cheese shops and our fantastic specialist wine merchant.  

"One of our favourite shopping destinations"  The Sunday Telegraph, Stella

Dalesbred • Moon • The Lime Gallery • The Courtyard Dairy • Buon Vino • The Brasserie• The Courtyard Potting Shed

Rural shopping and dining with a difference: five true independents & a welcoming café-brasserie, gathered around our beautiful courtyard.

We are easy to find, on the A65 just outside Settle, on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. 

Opening hours
The Courtyard is open all day, every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.


Contact individual businesses for opening hours.


The Brasserie is open from 8.30 am every day.  It closes at 5.30 pm from Sunday to Wednesday.  On Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the Brasserie closes at 5 pm and opens again 6 - 9 pm for dinner.