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Georgina's Cafe

#109 of 675 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
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71 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY, England
01904 671977
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only came for a coffee and tea but were welcomed(I felt that as we weren't eating here we may not be welcomed as it was busy on meals)the young waiter simply was very accommodating and even gave us 2 free donuts with our drinks. I felt this kind gesture afforded recognition and ordered an alcoholic drink (Black Sheep Bitter)... More 

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Thank David S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just walked past were georginas used to be now Mr p's curiosity tavern very busy. Couldn't get in but will visit another time

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We were looking for somewhere to have brunch while on holiday in York. We liked the menu as there were good vegetarian options too. Initially the cafe looked full but we were taken upstairs which was empty and received excellent service from the staff all the way through. The salmon bagel was absolutely amazing and very good value for money!... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

The afternoon tea itself was very good, a good selection of sandwiches and cakes and presented really well. It was however very busy when we visited and a large hen-do was overtaking the whole of the upstairs, however when asking to be moved we were given a table downstairs in a quieter part of the cafe. Helpful service and lovely... More 

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staffordshire
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

I love this place and visited it on Thursday. I was shocked when I found its closed for refurbishment and very disappointed. They could have put something on the net about it not being open.

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York, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

I didn't give this place a good review when I visited some time ago but called in again today for a snack . The tomatoe & basil soup I had today was excellant - not acidic as it can be sometimes but full of flavor & I could taste the fresh basil . It was served with two small bread... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Lovely little cafe near York Minster, visited for afternoon tea, good food, great value - less than £20 a head for afternoon tea with prosecco, lovely staff, a great alternative to the more formal hotels and the sometimes overcrowded Bettys,

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

We needed lunch when visiting York - most places were absolutely heaving... however this cafe has a lovely upstairs with quite a bit more room and so was not as madly crowded. We had a drink with a soup and sandwich... this was really tasty, nicely presented and with good service.

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Thank Mark_Ruth_B_1963
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Really sweet little tea room for breakfast. They do a lovely coffee and bap at a reasonable price. Would return again if we are passing.

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Thank TJ1985
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

the choice of food is really good with toasted snacks to full menu meals . The staff were very cheerful which does make a visit and a lovely coffee .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British, American, Gluten Free
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: 01904 671977
Description
Georgina's Cafe is one of York's newest and smartest tea and coffee houses. Modelled on the liner-society cafes of the 1920s and 30s Georgina's offers breakfasts, snacks, lunches and afternoon teas as well as great tea and coffee. Our cakes are becoming some of the most sought-after in the north and we also offer a range of beers and wines.

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