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Samphire Bistro - CLOSED

84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
+44 1765 600015
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Sep 30, 2014
“Long gone”
Apr 17, 2014
“Sorry to see you go!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
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11 - 20 of 75 reviews

Reviewed November 22, 2013

Once again Samphire came up trumps. Delicious food, beautiful presentation, good atmosphere and excellent service. We will be back (again).

Thank dustieYorkshire
Reviewed November 2, 2013

This is the second time I've dined at Samphire and it was brilliant once again. Having a big party dining doesn't faze the staff at all and everything is still a high standard. I love this little restaurant and can't wait to come back again!!

1  Thank wathbeckteeny
Reviewed October 26, 2013

Dined at the Samphire Bistro this evening. On arrival, the restaurant was fully booked and had the most wonderful atmosphere, very inviting. Service attentive and they were extremely accommodating when asked to amend the various dishes on the menu to our taste. Fresh locally sourced...More

1  Thank skater-babe12
Reviewed October 21, 2013

WOW What a place 12 of us ate there Saturday night nothing was too much trouble all the staff are really great and a big thank you to Rob front of house for sorting every thing out , The food was fantastic and presented superbly...More

Thank andrew b
Reviewed September 26, 2013

Congratulations Samphire. I rang from Scotland on the evening of 26 September 2013 to ask for vouchers to be sent to my friends in Ripon. They had been through a terrible time and deserved a treat. The lovely man on the phone was really helpful...More

Thank jaxtagg
Reviewed September 24, 2013

The food was fantastic and the service was second to none. Cannot recommend this bistro highly enough, a must if you are in or around Ripon.

Thank Geraldine J
Reviewed September 20, 2013

Went to find somewhere to eat in Rioon and ended up at the samphire which was celebrating its first birthday. They were all dressed as pirates which was really fun. If it is said we should all be nice to each other this place excels...More

Thank Bishbops
Reviewed September 19, 2013

well done on reaching your 1st birthday, the evening was great, excellent food, good host and brill magician, not our first visit and certainly wont be our last,

Thank NoSoul1
Reviewed September 19, 2013

We returned yet again for their 1st Birthday Celebration on International Talk Like A Pirate Day - any excuse to dress up - and we did. Without doubt this was the best meal we have had at Samphire. Well done to you all. Great evening.

Thank dustieYorkshire
Reviewed September 13, 2013

Booked on-line via their website with no problem. From start to finish, we felt really special and enjoyed our anniversary experience. It was nice to be able to pick where we wanted to sit, with Rob, Tess and Dan on hand for anything we needed....More

Thank wathbeckteeny
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$5 - $26
Good for
Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ripon
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 600015
  • E-mail
Samphire Bistro is dedicated to drawing out the best food that the Yorkshire Dales and Vale of York have to offer and serving it up as a unique, memorable dining experience.Located on the vibrant North Street of the historic Cathedral City of Ripon, the Samphire atmosphere evolves throughout the day from a relaxed and social setting into a more lively and adventurous evening menu and ambiance.Our Head chef is also the owner with extensive experience and a passion for creating good food. The restaurant is open daily for dinner, with an Early Bird offer Tuesday to Saturday.Because we believe in wining and dining, occasionally we have live music in the evenings compatible with the dining experience.To ensure our music caters to everyone’s individual taste we keep things neutral with a combination of classic eclectic sounds combined with modern favourites that everyone knows and loves.
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