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Raine's of Helperby

Main Street | Helperby, Helperby, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 restaurants in Helperby
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Description: Located about 15 miles north of York, about 4 miles east of Boroughbridge
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Description: Located about 15 miles north of York, about 4 miles east of Boroughbridge
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62% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

The business has closed down. The post office is now a mobile one a couple if hours a day. The shop has moved into The Golden Lion Pub just a few doors away and not only do they do good pub grub at very good prices, they also sell tea, coffee & cake, result!!

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

This is a village shop and post office that also happens to be a café. The menu is excellent but the service is dreadful. The owners and staff think nothing of you standing waiting to be served or to pay whilst they keep their heads down doing whatever they are doing or talking to others - surely a quick "I'll... More

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Harrogate, England, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013 via mobile

This coffee shop was recommended to us. We were disappointed. Perhaps we chose to go at wrong time! Woman serving was a dizzy sort and more concerned with her children than serving tables/customers. Shame as the concept is good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012 via mobile

Raines of Helperby is exactly the kind of place that every village should have. With everything from cheese and marmite bread baked on the premises through to full English on a saturday morning... Graham is a very talented chef and you cant help feeling Raines is a lifestyle choice for him. Heather always has a smile for you and just... More

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Nottinghamshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

This was our first time at Raine's but certainly will not be the last! Superb, high quality food & wonderful ambience. Great little shop in a traditional village setting.

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York
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86 reviews 86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

Graham and Heather Raine have worked hard to gain a really good reputation with their cafe and store. Graham is a splendidly competent chef who produces tasty snacks and lunches. He is ably supported by Heather and a young team. The only blot on this fine cafe is a miserable and grumpy assistant whose monosyallabic responses to customers does little... More

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York, UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

Always a great experience at raines. A friendly team and wonderful food, served with a smile.

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York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Lovely food and nice ambience. Have visited several times, never disappointed. Excellent local produce used.

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