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) #31 of 689 Restaurants in York ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, European, Soups
28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
+44 1904 612744
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (54 reviews)
“snails” (50 reviews)
“steak” (305 reviews)
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French, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Staff very friendly, food was lovely and was served really quick. Would especially recommend the lamb kebab starter was beautiful.

Thank didaUK
Reviewed yesterday

This was one of he best meals we had in York, and certainly the best value for money. There were 8 in our party, and the service was excellent. The set menu had a wonderful wide variety of choice and the food looked as good...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed yesterday

I was really glad I came here, but to be honest didn't have high expectations, being a vegetarian in a French restaurant! But actually, the service was second to none. Quick, warm, sincere, attentive and with a good sense of humour too. It was very...More

Thank 185DavidW
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well what a fantastic experience. The staff were friendly and courteous, the food to die for. Had the set menu and the quality of food was excellent.

Thank Geoff-from-Weighton
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for a quiet dinner. Staff were attentive and responsive. Food was wonderful and reasonable. All in all a great night.

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter book my husband and I a table after hearing great review. It was fantastic and deserves great reviews. The service was delightful from the moment we entered till we left. The food choice was fantastic and food lived up to it. The wine...More

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at Rustique many times but had not been to Castlegate since it had been refurbished to include the upstairs, which is a real bonus, especially as there is now a covered terrace. We were there for my 60th birthday and the staff,...More

Thank Kite39
Reviewed 1 week ago

When it's good it's really good - but hit it at the wrong time and it's just not right. I really want to love this place. I've had some truly fantastic meals here and it's a great venue. But I'm not feeling the love from...More

Thank DKMaxx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Close, tastefully decorated interior, knowledgeable staff, superb service, and quite exceptional food. I had scallops + spiced bisque, followed by pork fillet dish which was devine. My wife had thr veggie option which she loved (and she's picky) you can't go wrong here if you...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very charming French restaurant in the heart of York, from being greeted to departing the service was friendly and courteous but not over the top. There are two choices of menu, set and a la carte, 2 course set menu will cost £14.95 and...More

Thank ilpostinopat
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do you have steak tartar on any menu
14 May 2017|
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Response from F5822OZdavidb | Reviewed this property |
Fairly certain that they don't.
Mary P
How to make a reservation for end of November?
31 October 2016|
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Response from Scotmac1 | Reviewed this property |
Just give them a call.
Which Rustique restaurant would you recommend the mostLendal or Castlegate?
5 October 2016|
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Response from Jeff_Whittaker1963 | Reviewed this property |
I always use the Lendal restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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