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Address: 23 Peaseholme Green, York, England
Phone Number: 01904-679131
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Activities: Drinking

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Accidental lunch venue was a huge hit

We stumbled across this great pub by accident and enjoyed what is 'officially' the best Steak and Ale Pie in York washed down by some excellent Theakston's ales. Everyone enjoyed... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

We stumbled across this great pub by accident and enjoyed what is 'officially' the best Steak and Ale Pie in York washed down by some excellent Theakston's ales. Everyone enjoyed the food and ambience in this historic venue. Highly recommended.

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Norwich
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

A really friendly Wednesday lunchtime welcome from the landlord. It was lovely to sit by the open fire and warm up after a chilly walk from the station.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We had a fantastic time great rooms fab atmosphere staff really friendly.we are planning on booking again for this October. ... cant wait xxx

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North Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Love the steak pie here, had steak & Stilton yesterday for a change and even better than the steak & ale. Fab open fire and great atmosphere, highly recommend! Can't wait to go back for more!

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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Oldest pub in York I believe! Spot on Steak pie (proper with a top and a bottom!) plus huge huge lean ham salad for the calorie counter (not even on menu) - lovely welcoming staff. Def to be repeated!

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York, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Great little pub, low door frames, open log fire, black and white beamed building. Fine choice of beers and ales, food is very reasonably priced. Well worth a visit one a cold crisp evening

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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This was the last place we visited before we left York and im glad we did. really cosy place considering its meant to be haunted! We opted for the Sunday lunch and it was pretty damn amazing and massive as well, the yorkshire puddings were like muffins. good value for money friendly staff

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Visited this pub on a girlie weekend in York. We were intending to attend a music event billed to be in the pub from 8:00 but by 9:00 there was no sign of this, so we left. We ordered dinner, but only just; be warned this is not a pub that caters for those on diets! With the kitchen closing... More 

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Tattershall
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

A lovely quaint little pub seeped in history! Friendly chatty bar staff; definitely worth a visit and a mosey round!

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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Been here before and it had had a lovely atmosphere so was happy to go again, but won't be repeating it after this time. I am not a connoisseur of wine, however I do understand the difference between a dreadful wine and a palatable wine and this one was, sadly, the former. My partner asked for it to exchanged and... More 

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