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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
+44 1904 612744
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (60 reviews)
“snails” (56 reviews)
“steak” (331 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
French, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
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Reviewed June 8, 2015

This restaurant serves a two course meal for £14.95 a three course meal for £16.95 and also an a la carte menu. The first night we had the two course meal which was really nice and there was plenty of it. The second night we...More

2  Thank eimi48
Reviewed June 8, 2015

Second time visiting this restaurant and loved it! Having booked an early table for 6 o'clock, my partner and I were able to benefit from the three course set menu making our final bill much cheaper than expected. Great atmosphere throughout the evening and the...More

Thank AimeeThomas21
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Ten of us met for a family reunion dinner for the set price early dining. It is excellent value and excellent food. For such a gathering it is a bit noisy but the food and service made up for it.

Thank SueBe68
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

Had dinner here with my family on a sunday night. Had the set dinner @ £14.95 for 2 courses. Portions were huge! We thoroughly enjoyed the garlic butter mushroom, and chicken pate starters. Our mains - pork shank, duck confit, and mussels were fantastic as...More

Thank XinYi W
Reviewed June 7, 2015

Dropped in on a Thursday and it was full and was asked to pop back in a hours or so for a table. One of the staff said something about restaurants in York that made great sense. "We're Yorkshire folk, if a restaurant is good...More

1  Thank GrpCaptMandrake
Reviewed June 7, 2015 via mobile

This is a popular restaurant so bookings on a weekend are a must. A lot of tables close together, staff good, but the best part is the delicious starters and main dishes. We had a variety of meat and fish dishes from the main and...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Booked to have lunch in this pleasant restaurant on a recent visit to York. The staff were polite and friendly without being overly attentive. The menu had a decent variety of choices with a French slant and the food was cooked properly and tasted great....More

Thank Mark N
Reviewed June 6, 2015

The food and service here were very basic. The mussels were good but the rest of our meal was bland with little of note to recommend. Service was very routine and we got the impression that this is a cookie cutter type restaurant pretending to...More

Thank joseph a
Reviewed June 5, 2015

Love this place, great food, great location and friendly staff. This is my third time and I try something different on the menu and all the dishes have not disappointed. I requested 3 Bottles of Champagne for a group toast and the staff were very...More

Thank Lesley E
Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I Always celebrate our birthdays and wedding anniversaries here. I always book a table 3-4 weeks in advance to make sure we get one. We always go on a Saturday night. I cannot recommend this place enough, good food, attentive staff, early...More

Thank John M
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Response from boot_the_poet | Reviewed this property |
Couldn’t remember but Google says yes!
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Response from cgcheetham | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 min walk if that..! Put it into google maps you'll see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 612744
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