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The Ainsty

Boroughbridge Road | 59 Boroughbridge Road, York YO26 5SQ, England
+44 1904 798147
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
Travelers talk about
“burger” (5 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“pub grub” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
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LOCATION
Boroughbridge Road | 59 Boroughbridge Road, York YO26 5SQ, England
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed October 13, 2017

Visited last Sunday with family after our son had run the Yorkshire Marathon. Nice we could all sit together. The food was good, all ordered different meals and all came together and piping hot. The staff were extremely pleasant and helpful and quick to clear...More

Thank Beryl G
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Met a friend in here one evening who was visiting England to see family. I'd not been in for a few years as there is always a fleet of builders vans outside which always puts me off an establishment. However this particular evening,it was a...More

Thank binsysmith
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Hi Thank you for taking the time to review our business. I am sorry on this occasion we did not meet your expectations. Feedback, good or bad is welcome as it helps us shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi Hyde

Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Visited the Ainsty as its 2 for £12.... I had the Steak and Ale pie and mash. My wife had Bangers and mash. Food hot and tasty...the pie nearly beat me......the beer (John Smith smooth) is always good..and reasonably priced ......saved cooking and washing up...More

Thank Gray C
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded July 5, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments Kind regards Wendi Hyde

Reviewed June 24, 2017

We've been a number of times, mostly because I'm a tennis fan & they'll always put it on in one of the areas even if there's a big football match on at the same time. John Barras' pubs are always overpriced for what food they...More

Thank Miz_Kelvedon
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub Kind regards Wendi Hyde

Reviewed June 2, 2017

Typical chain pub (Barras). The food is generic, the alcoholic selection is fairly limited. But the place is clean, the outside areas are nice (but on a road) & they put on good events from time to time.

Thank Robderlust
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

Reviewed May 12, 2017

We called in here on a Sunday afternoon and although they were mid carvery we opted to order from the menu as my daughter is a vegetarian and the carvery didn't have a vegetarian option. This was not a problem as we all decided that...More

Thank tasha55
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

Reviewed March 13, 2017

Lovely lunchtime meal lovely staff too very helpful we had a toddler and a baby and they could not do enough for us which is so nice in this day and age, Its clean and tidy and the locals are friendly would certainly return to...More

Thank WENDY s
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

Reviewed January 29, 2017

If you like microwave meals go for it! I had chilli which was very obviously a ready meal and a very small portion made to look better with a couple of jalapeños on top. My partner had steak pie, ok but the mash looked as...More

Thank Tracey C
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

Great pub for events, bands etc. Always willing to play the sports you wish to watch. Food is reasonably priced and you get what you pay for always comes out in a timely manner. Lovely start willing to help

Thank megan w
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

We had the greatest pleasure of opening this venue with my band in October, after their money well spent refurbishment. Very much a top place to play (musician wise), and we ate there too. We'll priced pub grub, served in a most friendly atmosphere by...More

Thank transportert5
wendi H, Manager at The Ainsty, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our pub it helps us to shape our business for the better Kind regards Wendi hyde

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boroughbridge Road | 59 Boroughbridge Road, York YO26 5SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 798147
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Description
Pop down to your local where there is always something going on at the Ainsty you'll find everything a real pub needs. Great drinks range, great value pub food, a great place to watch sports action, and the best entertainment and pub activities you could wish for, all at outstandingly great value in a place where you belong. Ainsty, always offering good times and great value... So take a look around... Make yourself at home and make it your home from home. There is always something going on in the heart of your community and a reason to visit - so round up your family and friends and head to the Ainsty.
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