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27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
+44 1904 652002
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“nachos” (55 reviews)
“cajun chicken” (25 reviews)
“chilli” (23 reviews)
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Bar, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

Really good little burger bar in York love this city so much and has some incredible places to eat Oscars been one of them. Cannot fault it at all. Great value for money

Thank alice c
Reviewed January 23, 2015

Had a quick January Friday lunch here, years since we've been in here, we were seated next to a glass door that meant we were freezing with the draught that was coming through it. The whole place was very dark…they use to have tea lights...More

3  Thank ExplorerIIYorkshire
Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and i visited today, we both ordered lamb shwarma which was on the specials board, it was fantastic! Presented on a nice wooden board it looked awesome to say the least, salad fresh that day and lamb cooked to perfection. The young waiter...More

Thank Lionheart_777
Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

Oscars is a fantastic little restaurant in York. Been multiple times and have never been disappointed. I always have the same thing (inferno burger) because its delicious, but they do have a good selection! Consistently good standard of food, service and ambience. Lovely mid week...More

Thank 25slw
Reviewed January 21, 2015

We were looking for somewhere to have a cocktail, like the 2 4 1 deals that are all over the place, happened past Oscar's in Swinegate, it looked beautiful if a little empty for 5pm, but was fairly full by 6pm. We were shown to...More

Thank PrimalSteve
Reviewed January 18, 2015

Called in on a day trip to York. Only had a burger, fries and salad but it was very tasty and plentiful. The service was excellent and the staff were very friendly and attentive. Would go again when visiting York.

Thank tiger1957
Reviewed January 8, 2015

Visited with friends for lunch on a weekday. Didn't book and turned up just after 1pm so very busy. Took a while for the staff to come and ask if we wanted a table but after that the service was good throughout. I had a...More

Thank monkeyleebee
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Visited 30th December with 3 friends and shared a very large portion of nachos with plentiful guacamole, soured cream, melted cheese, salsa and chili con carne. Mains were more than plentiful, well cooked and of good quality with a Spiced Chicken breast Tower having 2...More

1  Thank Blade4ever
Reviewed January 1, 2015

I have been on many occasions to Oscar's and have never been let down. Good tasty food with generous portions and efficient and friendly staff make it a pleasing visit.

1  Thank YorkJavier
Reviewed December 29, 2014

A nice place and well worth a visit,friendly and helpful staff.Food was hot and very tasty and plentiful.Good atmosphere with nice surroundings,will go again.

Thank madrednige
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Sorry I was only visiting after many years .You would need to ring them .I dont even remember their number
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
10:30 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 652002
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