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Rustique

#33 of 676 Restaurants in York
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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
+44 1904 612744
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We've frequented this fantastic restaurant since our son was a toddler (now 14) and yet again, we were impressed with the friendly service, delicious food and very reasonably priced lunch menu. I usually go for the shrimp cocktail but tried the French onion soup - it was once of the tastiest soups I've ever eaten. Steak frittes were equally good... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were staying in York for 3 nights and ate at this restaurant on 2 of them. The atmosphere of the place was vibrant, The service was very efficient. It is a busy restaurant so it does pay to book a table, which we thankfully did on the Friday night. Our meals were really nice and authentic French. Would gladly... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

the porter at our hotel recommended this restaurant and it certainly delivered. the food was great and the atmospher for our group of 4 was spot on.

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Thank Karen H
York, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My first visit here and after many recommendations I was not disappointed. Lovely food and very nice staff.

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Colchester
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190 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Here for business and came for dinner. Typical bistro grub, nothing to knock your socks off but decent enough food. Had duck confit and creme brûlée and both were perfectly acceptable and good value for the price. Only reason I am rating it as average is because there was nothing outstanding about this restaurant. Would go again for a everyday... More 

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Thank DM51
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I visited Rustique for my birthday meal at Easter weekend. It was extremely busy but the service was excellent. The menu has a good selection and the food was just amazing.

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Thank DebNicJ
york
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited here on a nunber of occasions and it as great service and food is always excellent. Looking forward to visiting again soon.

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Thank Andy N
Solihull
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There was a set price menu and an a la carte menu. The choice in a la carte was excellent, but there was more than enough variety to make me choose the set menu. Decent service, great food, good wine without breaking the bank.

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Thank Olton_Baggie
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant gave exciting food, friendly and unobtrusive service and a good selection of wines. Small and intimate and romantic.

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Met up with friends from the US in York on a very busy Easter Saturday. I thought Castlegate might be a little bit quieter than some of the usual tourist runs, so just on spec we went into Rustique to try their fixed-price lunch menu. Food (lamb koftas and beef bourguignon I can personally vouch for, though all of us... 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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Cuisine
French, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 612744

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Durham, United Kingdom
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?