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Not too bad

I came in here for a wake. The food was quite good albeit I am not sure if it was done in the pub... read more

Reviewed June 29, 2019
York, United Kingdom
Limited Choice

Been a while since we used this bar but I don't think we'll be rushing back soon. Why? Real ales... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2018
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Jun 29, 2019
“Not too bad”
Dec 14, 2018
“Limited Choice”
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Reviewed June 29, 2019

I came in here for a wake. The food was quite good albeit I am not sure if it was done in the pub or bought in. Definitely a locals pub as trying to park around here (without paying) is very difficult

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Yorkterrier01
Reviewed December 14, 2018

Been a while since we used this bar but I don't think we'll be rushing back soon. Why? Real ales were available - providing you like blondes and pales. That was the choice. Why no ambers or darker ales? Why just hoppy and citrusy? No...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nghewitt1952
Reviewed November 8, 2018

I visit regularly when in the area. You can always get quality beer at a good price. A great place to watch football on tv. Service is always excellent. Good choice of real ales from the local Kings Brewery. A proper pub with good atmosphere....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Topman4
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We went here as a family after a meal as it has a reputation as a good local pub. Although staff were friendly and drinks good we left after one drink. The smell was terrible. Without stereotyping it was like a pub frequented by dirty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank iaatkinson
Reviewed June 1, 2018

The Rockcliffe is a comfortable local pub with a good atmosphere. Service is quick and efficient. They always have a range of four real ales available that are kept in excellent condition. They have a house Ale, The Rock, and the choice of the other...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank rademaker45
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely old fashioned pub. They sell alcohol lol. The staff are always friendly. There is a small beer yard... not so much a garden. Decent range of beers. Always worth a visit.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 124craigs
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