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The Go Down

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Sat, 3/23
8:00 PM
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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$19 - $48
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
European, British
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
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All reviews black pudding starter steak warm bread duck fixed menu creme brûlée potatoes king prawns mussels sea bass soup set menu olive oil and balsamic vinegar red cabbage cooked to perfection booked this restaurant two courses
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I never would've known to go here but my other half found it. Food was excellent, we both had duck from the set menu (19.95 I think for 3 courses - great value). I had Yorkshire Pudding starter and it came with extra gravy! They...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 4 days ago

small place quite noisy when full, service slow, some seating in a 'corridor' off the main room, if going ask to be sat in the main restaurant. Not sure about serving prawn and avocado in a sauce on a slate plate, nice touch was the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 6 days ago

There were six of us on one of our regular ladies nights out and this is the second time we have visited The Go Down Restaurant. The restaurant soon filled up and there were quite a few parties in which created a lovely atmosphere. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant a few years ago and found it ticked all the boxes However I found the service and Cleansing afte eating Poor I started with version sausage which was slightly over cooked And the the chicken dish which was lovely However the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank petercJ2988PT
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, what a find! I booked this with a little trepidation for my partner and I and 2 friends from the US. (We wanted York to impress them and this was a our second evening meal there). I needn’t have been concerned. We chose from...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank MartynD268
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for evening meal. Amazing value 3 course menu. Food was delicious and very generous portions! So go hungry. Staff were lovely, really attentive. Can't wait to return.

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank stevexrv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hidden gem gets better each time we visit! Myself and my partner dined at the go down a couple of weeks ago for his birthday. Firstly on reserving a table I asked if they were serving their beef goulash on that particular evening, they...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was recommended this place by friend and a big Thumbs Up to her. Diner on a Wednesday evening and although not busy, about5 other tables dining we had a really good meal from the fixed price menu. Excellent freebie loaf of bread and oil to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank SpencerP133
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having read all the rave reviews I was quite surprised when we arrived and walked down the steps into a plain characterless room. I've dined in many atmospheric basement/underground restaurants so no excuses accepted. I ordered from the a la carte menu and most of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 186378Phil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us are there last night, it was a Saturday night but it was half empty. I had the black pudding starter that wasn't great as it was hard, probably overcooked but overall the meals were really good. The staff were efficient but I...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Paul175T
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hi, you should contact the restaurant ...I am just a customer!
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