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The Go Down

15 Clifford Street, York YO1 9RG, England
+44 1904 640117
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (171 reviews)
“warm bread” (33 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Clifford Street, York YO1 9RG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner came here whilst visiting York, we were straight away greeted by lovely and attentive staff. We both chose to have the Lamb which was absolutely delicious then the creme brûlée for dessert which was just as amazing. We couldn’t fault our...More

Thank MeganEJohn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been to the go down twice, and both times we were extremely happy and satisfied. The food is delicious! I was only sad they didn't have the pie I had liked so much the first time. Also they really need to air the...More

Thank Gweedee
Reviewed 4 days ago

Booked on basis of reviews, fine dining but with good size portions and no posy presentation. Black pudding starter was the star but all meals a pleasure to eat including the soup of the day "that started with a G". Will visit again when son...More

Thank Curiosity64889044185
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to York for the weekend for a friends birthday. This resturant looked lovely, and the reviews were great, so thought we would give it a try. The food was amazing, accomodating & lovely staff. We had a lovely meal, and not far to...More

1  Thank Faye H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful food and lovely hosts. We had the black pudding, venison and pasta. Chef came to ask if we enjoyed our meal. Would not hesitate to recommend.

1  Thank Rachel J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was surprised at the quality of the food and the wine. Both my wife and I had 3 courses and can honestly say it was some of the best food we have ever had In a restaurant ( and I spend a lot of...More

1  Thank Golfsocks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I were in York for 1 night & he booked this restaurant as it was close to our hotel. The food was outstanding & we fine dine in London regularly & this was far more superior. It’s all about the food, wine...More

2  Thank KerryDavis140770
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to the Go Down based on TripAdvisor reviews and it did not disappoint. Food was amazing. Recommend the Yorkshire pudding and pork main. Only compliant is that the atmosphere of the restaurant does not match the quality of the food. Recommend a little interior...More

2  Thank deffenboo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on 19th October. There were 4 of us and we had a lovely evening. My sister and her friend were visitors to York and we hadn’t visited the Go Down before. All of our meals were excellent. I ate from the a la...More

1  Thank Gill A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had a truly wonderful date night at The Go Down. The calamari starter was so incredible and our respective steaks were both amazing. The lemon curd dessert was also perfect and I would highly recommend a visit to The Go Down.

1  Thank Chloe D
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Questions & Answers
Melissa B
June 15, 2017|
Response from AUSTLON | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there was.
Dawn B
January 9, 2017|
Response from PipT1970 | Reviewed this property |
hi, you should contact the restaurant ...I am just a customer!
Sim T
April 24, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Thomas W |
Sorry didn't mean no, don't go here their steaks are smelly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $48
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Clifford Street, York YO1 9RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 640117
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