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The Sidings Restaurant

Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
+44 1904 470221
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
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1 - 10 of 388 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed overnight at The Sidings, unfortunately the carriage we were allocated, "Yorkshire Pullman" room 2, was not up to the standard we expected quite shabby and in need of refurbishment, the restaurant however exceeded our expectations the food was excellent and staff very...More

Thank Yorkshiretex
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate in the dining car overlooking the railway line. The food was fresh and tasty with the added advantage of having the feeling of travel as the high speed trains pass

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Sidings was a wonderful experience. The food & service was of the highest order, it was the highlight of our visit to York. We will definitely visit again next time we are in the area and would highly recommend to anyone who enjoys fine...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a groupon voucher for 4 steak dinner and wine , we were not disappointed, steak was cooked to perfection and the portion size was good , friendly staff and lovely location.

Thank Dee3009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took the 4 year old granddaughter for a run out. Came across the sidings and decided to pop in for lunch. Restaurant was very novel and the food was lovely. The granddaughter loved the rumble of trains going by. We will definitely come back again.

1  Thank paulinea528
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During our recent stay at the Sidings we are in the restaurant on both nights. The food was excellent as was the service and value for money. We would totally recommend eating in the restaurant.

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife booked us a night inThe Sidings as a treat for my birthday. On arrival we were met by Sid and John. We were swiftly booked in then shown to our room which was great , 4 poster bed and new carpet. Once we...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived unexpectedly - a team of cyclists and were met with such a warm welcome! The atmosphere and surroundings was lovely, staff amazing and food was to die for! We had a mix of different mezes, would highly recommend!

Thank sarah g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were very helpful and friendly. The food was good value for money, but booked this through Groupon, so not much choice. The Conservatory where we ate was lovely and looked across the rail tracks onto open fields.

Thank gingerscart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant while in the area on the off chance we would get a table and were greeted by Caesar who was really friendly and made you feel welcome as soon as you entered the venue. After a look at the menu which is...More

Thank snakeBridlington
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Have you got any photos of you new rooms that have been updated
February 26, 2017|
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Response from 85CH67 | Reviewed this property |
no sorry, it wasn't easy to manage one that showed anything~!
Richard M
Hi can someone please tell me if you get sandwiches and a portion of chips at midday today bank holiday Monday at the sidings restaurant at shipton?thankyou.
August 29, 2016|
Response from susieq00 | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know but we never did maybe it's changed but it's a nice experience
Hi is there parking here
February 27, 2015|
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Response from yorklady17 | Reviewed this property |
plenty of parking and the added bonus this place is not far from york city centre which is worth a visit with lots to do and see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $31
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Shipton-by-Beningbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 470221
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The Sidings Hotel and Restaurant is situated in York, in North Yorkshire and is based around 5 Pullman-style railway carriages, located by the east coast mainline. The restaurant is unreservedly Italian, offering dishes such as cannelloni, marinated sardines, lamb with rosemary and potatoes, steaks and a selection of pizzas. The wine list focuses on Italian wine and three courses will cost an average of ��30 per person. Don't forget to check out the specials of the day, as well. Tickets, please! Next stop: the Sidings Hotel and Restaurant!
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