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Melton's

#13 of 666 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
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7 Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1ND, England
+44 1904 634341
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Wigton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a special lunch here and was one of the best meals we have ever had. The food was extra special with so much care being taken on presentation and every element of what was being served. Every bit of the experience was thoroughly enjoyable and worth every penny! Well worth a visit but make sure you book in... More 

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Selby, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Always wanted to go for a meal here and now I have i will be going again. It isn't cheap but it's well worth the price. I couldn't fault it. The food and the service was excellent. Lovely canapés to start and home made bread. Had the pigeon and then venison. Both were cooked perfect. The peppermint tea parfait tasted... More 

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N.Ireland
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us ate here on very cold damp night in February. We arrived quite early so initially we had the place to ourselves and this meant we could avail of the reasonably priced early bird menu. The waitress noticed that I was cold and immediately put on an extra heater and arranged warm tasty amuse bouches. This set the... More 

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Thank MaryDoherty
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the tasting menu , £45 for 5 courses, all of which was very good - venison was excellent. We also had the wine flight, £25 for 5 glasses, which was very well explained with each food course. All in all, a very nice venue, excellent service, so an enjoyable night.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I have just had the most amazing lunch at Meltons. Every course was truly scrumptious with some lovely extras thrown into the mix like a delicious amuse Bouche of celariac soup and warm bread plus free coffee and petit fours. The service was efficient and friendly creating a lovely atmosphere. I loved the fact that the set... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a meal for 4 on a weekend and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. Limited vegetarian options on the menu but no doubt they will do something on request. The huge selection of wine was very impressive. The service was swift and courteous and the only downside was a rowdy table near us - too... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made to feel very welcome, we ate the venison which was fantastic . The wine wine menu and knowledge was absolutely fantastic.

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Thank robshann
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Simply a wonderful dining experience. Food was first class as was the attentive service. Rated his so highly as we felt it was excellent quality and reasonable price. A truly wonderful evening.

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Thank HSJ85
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday evening. The scallop starter was very good and the venison and hake entrees were excellent. Service was very attentive as well. I would highly recommend!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Melton's is a stunningly beautiful restaurant. We were greeted by its friendly staff. The restaurant is relaxed with a beautiful ambience. It is outside central York so tucked away from the hustle, bustle of the city. We chose the Pigeon Wellington & Beetroot for starters both of which were gorgeous & full of flavour, but before they were brought out... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 634341
Description
Moments from York racecourse and the River Ouse you���ll find local gem, Melton���s. Picked up by all the major food guides, and the only restaurant in York listed in Egon Ronay's Top 200 Restaurant's in Britain, Melton���s menu is Melton���s menu is an immaculate collection of local and international dishes using fresh regional produce. Mix that with Melton���s friendly, warm service and it���s easy to see why this charming restaurant has remained a local favourite over the years. Sample the delights of local duck with five spice and soya, steamed rice and pak choi, or flavorsome mussel risotto with anise air.

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