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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” (178 reviews)
“warm bread” (33 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Clifford Street, York YO1 9RG, England
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Reviewed today

Great food deliciously cooked with fresh ingredients and classic combinations. I can highly recommend this friendly family run restaurant. Mum and I ate well tonight and payed a reasonable price.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Scrappydoo1960
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous family meal here in Saturday night, thoroughly recommend- delicious food and great service 5 ⭐️

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Cpblue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again a pre-theatre dinner and again very good. Great service and very tasty food and excellent value.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Maxdeuk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spending a few days in York to celebrate a special birthday I met up with my son and daughter-in law and went to the THE GO DOWN RESTAURANT for an evening meal It was lovely and quiet We had a delicious meal of duck which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank grahambarbaracooke
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in'The Go Down' to see if they had a vacancy for 2. The food was cooked to perfection. Service was quick, polite and non intrusive. Before our meal we were served warm crusty bread with olive oil and balsamic viniger. For the main...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Escape35002532507
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called here without booking on a Monday night. We were asked to call back in twenty minutes. Glad we did. We had set menu. Before our starter arrived we were brought warm bread served with I live oil and balsamic vinegar. Delicious. We had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank winterstorm2004
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a delicious meal here on a Friday night with my daughter. Staff were welcoming and attentive and despite the restaurant being full, it was quiet enough to have a conversation. A great place to go for a high quality meal in unpretentious surroundings.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank NadineH157
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant on the strength of previous reviews alone. Luckily we booked ahead, the place was almost full to capacity for our 6:30pm sitting on a Saturday evening. It’s definitely the food that carries this place; the decor, atmosphere and, to an extent,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Lweeze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called in with friends on a quiet Saturday evening. The restraunt was very hot and we asked for the fan above our table to be switched on.(I'm not sure why it wasn't on in the first place) The restraunt offered a complementary bread and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank johnwdibbs
Reviewed 4 weeks 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

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank MeganEJohn
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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|
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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
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
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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