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The Walnut Tree

#111 of 656 Restaurants in York
#132 of 734 Places to Eat in York
Certificate of Excellence
English
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73 Heworth Village, York YO31 1AN, England
01904 438 922
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Today
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 64
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
another great meal

We had another lovely meal here with friends, the staff are really friendly, they do lots of gluten free meals which is great for my friend. Would thoroughly recommend

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
yorkie02
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york
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96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
York, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

need you staff,not very helpful,service was poor.won,t be going there again in a hurry..............

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york
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16 reviews 16 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had another lovely meal here with friends, the staff are really friendly, they do lots of gluten free meals which is great for my friend. Would thoroughly recommend

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york
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Had a lovely meal here again. It was a special occasion and Sue (the chef) and Rich (The landlord) went out of their way to make us welcome and make things extra special for us. The meal was, as usual, superb. The service second to none. We were actually served by the elusive Rich - now that was a bonus.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

My parents in law came to stay last weekend, they decided to take my husband and I for a meal and on looking at trip advisor decided to take us to The Walnut Tree as it was close to home so that we could walk. Well what a little hidden gem! The food was fantastic! The staff where very attentive... More 

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York, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Went for dinner on Mother's Day this year - what a great choice for all the family. Clearly was a busy day, but we were made to feel really welcome and nothing was too much trouble. We were all served quickly and even the eccentric tastes of some of our younger eaters were happily taken care of (ice cream and... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Having experienced the excellent food and friendliness before , we took our friends for the Sunday Dinner. From the warm friendly welcome by the staff and Sue the chef to the attention given by Emma the owner ( ensuring your visit was to every-ones personal satisfaction) once again the food was great , mains and sweets , All differing meals... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Our friends who live in York took us for a meal there, this would be our third time at the walnut in the last four years. Same chef Sue and the same owners Emma and Richard yet to see Richard. Entered and as we approached the bar the young lady asked straight away if we where eating and had we... More 

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york
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20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Had a christening celebration here yesterday. They couldn't do enough for us. Absolutely first class food, service and welcome. Such a clean, friendly and accommodating place. If you want to organise any sort of celebration then come here, The place is child friendly too, with a secure beer garden and baby changing facilities. Thank you so much to all the... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My wife and I visited this pub for lunch having travelled to York from Sunderland for a funeral. When we walked in we nearly walked out again as there was some decorating going on but we were quickly and warmly welcomed by the lady behind the bar and shown to a table in the conservatory. We ordered a cheese and... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

To save Mum cooking yet again, after Christmas, we went for an evening meal here. Very friendly and welcoming pub, good atmosphere and nice and warm. The pub was quite quiet for a Saturday night, but it was the day after Boxing Day so many regulars might have been away. Drinks beforehand, and then two starters, prawns in garlic and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 73 Heworth Village, York YO31 1AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: 01904 438 922

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?