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Wilde's Wine Bar

21 Grape Lane, York Y01 7HU, England
01904 610 370
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Ranked #326 of 685 Restaurants in York
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 29, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We pre-booked as a group of 10 for August Bank Holiday weekend on the Sunday evening, and were given a nice location separate from the rest of the main restaurant (which looked very empty). However, we'd specifically reserved so we could have some steak and were left very disappointed by the experience. It took three attempts to order, because they... More

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Perth, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We happened upon this delightful Wine Bar after rambling through the Shambles and poking around the many little laneways in Old York. Warmly welcomed with beaming smiles, we were seated and served tasty ales. We happily negotiated a platter of grazing meze to wile away a relaxing respite from our footslogging and sight-seeing. The whole experience was enthralling. It was... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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58 reviews 58 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Found this little bar / restaurant by accident. Was just really look for a place to sit down for a pint when we stumble upon a small alley with tables and chairs. Sat on the first table available and it turned out to be one of the better places where we got a really decent dinner for a penny. Well,... More

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York, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

first time I came here was when my friend convinced me to go and we ate and it was brilliant so lovely I changed my reservations for valentines day last minute to come here instead and the food was beautiful, wonderful service. wonderful staff members happy to chat every time I go. lovely drinks and good value for money!!!

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

Stumbled upon this place by chance and how glad we were that we did. Service was attentive and efficient on a busy Friday night. The house red wine was exceptionally good, in both taste & price, as was the food which was served promptly in a very relaxed & pleasant Bistro setting. We particuluarly enjoyed the chocolate cake as a... More

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Manchester
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We come every year when we visit and are never disappointed. Always made welcome and consistently good food.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Wonderful little place, just off the main tourist streets, a great little find, and one I will definitely be back to, very good value as well

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York, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Great simple food with a selection of nice side orders. Friendly service and good location. Needs to develop menu and decor to improve the quality of food on offer and the atmosphere! Given some time and investment this could be a great place.

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York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We have dined here many times and the food is first class. The service is normally fine but this time was different. When we arrived we asked for a table for six and were told there are two in the back (area of the restaurant), so we led ourselves to the table of our choice. Eventually we were brought menus... More

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York, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Came here for lunch on day on my own. Waitress was really friendly and welcoming. Food was really yummy. The marinated chicken in the restaurants own secret recipe was so tasty and the portion size was good.I enjoyed the music and the decor. Would visit again as the menu had a great selection of food. My only down point would... More

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