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3 Heworth Village, York, England
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7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Amazing Sandwiches

Regular customer here. Sandwiches always brilliant, fresh and very satisfying. Service superb owners are always very friendly and serve with a smile. Huge variety of options. Salads, breakfast rolls. Hot sandwiches and cold sandwiches. Huge variety of cheeses, meats. Chutneys are all lovely as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Regular customer here. Sandwiches always brilliant, fresh and very satisfying. Service superb owners are always very friendly and serve with a smile. Huge variety of options. Salads, breakfast rolls. Hot sandwiches and cold sandwiches. Huge variety of cheeses, meats. Chutneys are all lovely as well. Never mind waiting at the crazy lunch period just gives me more time to choose!... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

take away and eating in - guaranteed quality. friendly staff, always a bit of a queue but always worth the wait

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

There are other reviews which highlight the owner's TERRIBLE attitude which make interesting reading. Here is mine - We normally frequent Brown's at Heslington at lunchtime as it is a favourite of ours from work, but as a change, on a twice monthly basis, colleagues will take it in turns to drive to Mairs. NEVER AGAIN. I don't care how... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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57 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Such a wide choice of fillings. Get there early or order in advance the dinnertime rush means you could wait a long time. The combinations are endless

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Once again, mair's did not disappoint! With a vast array of fresh, quality bread and sandwich fillings to chose from (get there early for the best selection), we opted for the sausage and bacon number for our brekkie. We ate in, amongst the shabby chic furniture and had quick, friendly service to the table despite everything being made to customer... More 

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york england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I took a friend here for lunch. You need to allow some time because there is always a queue and the food is cooked to order but I really enjoyed my food and so did my friend. Needs more staff.

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York, England, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Just read some of the previous comments about value for money... unbelievable! if you want good, quality, home made food made by 2 very passionate owners, you've got to pay for it HOWEVER it is amazing value and not expensive at all! I am always surprised at how little my bill comes too given how much food I usually order... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

My dog and I have breakfast at Mairs at least twice a week, sometimes we even take another human. It's a lovely place, Lynda and Eric are so hard working and the food is excellent. It's so heartwarming to be greeted by name and I'd recommend the place the anybody. It's true that Eric's style is very individual but, frankly,... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Visited with a friend and her dog last week. It was a lovely surprise that we were made so welcome with her dog. We both had veggie breakfasts, which were excellent value for money. The sandwiches have always been great, people that live close by are very lucky! I can't wait to visit again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great food, great portions, good service, lots of options. This is the best sandwich shop in York hands down.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 Heworth Village, York, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

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