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Royal Oak

18 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LG, England
01904628869
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Ranked #161 of 687 Restaurants in York
Price range: $8 - $19
Cuisines: English, Pub, Gastropub
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Royal Oak is a seventeenth century inn situated two minutes walk from York minster. The original building dates back to Tudor times and boasts a fine, Tudor beamed, free function room on the first floor.The building has recently undergone a massive refurbishment, sympathetic to its history.The menu is locally sourced, traditional British cuisine freshly cooked to a very high standard.As a Cask Marque accredited inn, the Oak has six perfectly kept cask ales, Timmy Taylor's Landlord, Old Perculier, Abbot Ale, Leeds Pale, Copper Dragon Best and Yorkshire Terrier.
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English first
U.K.
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

A really friendly welcome from a Landlord really interested in customers experience of York and excellent coffee!

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York, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This was my wife choice she had the salmon and it was perfect I had the steak was cooked perfect we would visit again

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Holme upon Spalding Moor, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We visited on Steak night and it was fabulous, Cooked exactly how we'd asked for it. Staff were very helpful and friendly. We will definitely be going back

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Watford, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Very friendly pub. Barman was very knowledgeable about the food and drink on offer. The pub itself was full of charm. As it was a Friday the pub offers a steak night... a choice of steaks including a glass of wine for £12.95. I had the Venison and my partner had thte Ribeye. Well we can both honeslty say it... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

We called into the Royal Oak on Tuesday the 2nd of September 2014 after a walk along the Bar Walls, The Barman was very friendly and helpful I had a glass of beer and and my wife and her friend had a glass of wine each. The Pub again is full of character like most of the pubs in York... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

Went for sun lunch - it was just all poor the food especially. Not a gastro pup by any imagination! Mentioned this to staff but they were totally unconcerned, probably why no one was in when town was packed.

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Goole, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Went on Wednesday with a local friend. He is into Blues and thought we would like to accompany him. There was a couple of musicians setting up as we arrived and the room although small, was already busy. There is a good selection of drinks at the bar and we got the last table in the room. The guitar player... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Good atmosphere-competent mass Catering-bright Waitress we had really good time ,good food and service

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lancashire england
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

my husband booked this for a birthday meal 2 months in advance of us coming to York based on reviews on trip advisor, as being an excellent gastro pub we arrived half an hour early for our meal and were shown straight to the back eating area , given a menu and drinks order taken so far so good ,... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

its beautiful. The staff are friendly and efficient. The food is as expected and was tasty and enjoyable. A good time was had by all.

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Additional Information about Royal Oak

Address: 18 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LG, England
Phone Number: 01904628869
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Average Prices: USD 8 - 19
Cuisine: English, Pub, Gastropub

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