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Masons Bar & Bistro

13 Fossgate, York YO1 9TA, England
+44 (0)1904 611919
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Ranked #46 of 716 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $24
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Hamburgers, British, Wine Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed an early evening few drinks and good quality home cooked food. The menu was small but good quality and the atmosphere just right to sit and chat. Would come back if I returned to York.

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Leeds
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We came here for a chilled post-massage (Tara Jacobs; excellent) lunch and weren't disappointed at all. Friendly service, great food and good portions. We had gourmet burgers (blue and the house one) and they were cooked to perfection with a bit of pink in the middle. The chips were the best I'd had for a long time: golden and crispy... More 

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Gateshead, Tyne & Wear
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Visited here for my birthday with a group of 10 girls. The service was a little hit & miss, long periods of time before you could get staffs attention for drinks etc. but the place was busy. The burgers were lovely!! Gorgeous. I would recommend this cute little place.

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I'm ashamed that I didn't write a review after the first time we came here because it was trip advisor that convinced us to go. The beginning of December was our second visit and equally as good as the first. Food is tasty, portions are huge and prices are very reasonable. I'll be honest and say that both times we've... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We fancied some burgers so popped in for a turkey festive one and a chilli one. Tender meat and big fat chips to boot, washed down with a house red. Great, friendly service and reasonable value. Worth giving it a go

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

A very nice restaurant/wine bar with a good atmosphere and friendly efficient staff. The portions are very large, seriously large. Pate starter comes with several large pieces of Brioche. Xmas burger is a quarter pound burger with 2 large turkey breasts and about a half pound of bacon. The very nice Cajun chicken is 2 full butterfly chicken breasts with... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I were visiting York for the snooker and needed a meal between afternoon and evening sessions. Not knowing York too well we walked around at 5pm trying to find somewhere that could accommodate us when we stumbled upon this place. They seated us straight away without booking as I think we timed it nicely. The menu was... More 

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Taiwan
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57 reviews 57 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

A great place for lunch a very short walks from the centre but worth getting away from the crowds The homemade hamburgers are a must but there is much more on the menu We were a party of 7 adults and 4 children and all our plates were clean!!!!

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York, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

-pleasing bistro in popular York restaurant street -nicely furnished dining room with corner bar -simple, uncluttered and tasty menu -fine wines & fresh coffee -friendly & prompt service by enthusiastic staff -moderately priced-won't break the bank for couples or parties -highly recommended grazing

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Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ended up here because all other York restaurants were crowded! But what a good place to end up in! Great food and great wine and great people!

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Additional Information about Masons Bar & Bistro

Address: 13 Fossgate, York YO1 9TA, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1904 611919
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 24
Cuisine: Hamburgers, British, Wine Bar

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