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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” (66 reviews)
“steak” (355 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant today and though we didn't have a booking that wasn't a problem. It was our 24th wedding anniversary and we were not disappointed. We ate from the lunch menu, I had the salmon fishcakes and my husband had the duck linguine...More

Thank ali3697
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for an anniversary meal, we had paté and goats cheese starters and fillet steak for main course,the food was delicious, staff friendly and helpful and we had a lovely evening. Definitely recommend.

Thank Sj2109
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food presented well, friendly service, beau surroundings, handy location. Would definitely recommend. The Lendal branch unlike the Castlegate branch has the set meals available at peak times. Hope they continue to do this for a long time.

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had time to kill in York and wandered around looking for somewhere to eat. After stumbling on Rustique, we thought the menu looked appealing and the set-price two and three course menus to be good value. For £60 we had a three course meal...More

Thank Jimmy2Pies
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I were in York for a short holiday we happened on this restaurant by chance, what a lucky find the food and service were excellent would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely little place in york, well worth a visit ...really suggest the steak with pepper sauce was cooked perfectly. Desert was equally as nice, chocolate pot with salted caramel very rich and tasty

Thank atparker
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent food and service once again. Better than ever because they had stopped the "background" music. Only wish that more restaurants and shops would learn that guests have a far more pleasant experience with out it.

Thank DCET
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were in York, visiting for the day, and we found - quite by chance - Rustique. It was clear from the menu displayed outside that they specialised in French food, and it sounded very tempting... so in we went. We were not disappointed, in...More

Thank GallopingGastroGnome
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walk in at lunch time and secured a table with no problem. Staff were very friendly and service was great Lovely menu and food did not disappoint. Very well presented and tasty and good value for money. Would definitely go back and if going in...More

Thank Angela1907
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is tucked away in a street in Richmond. My partner and I visited twice, both times the food was exquisite and fairly priced, in fact amazingly priced for the quality, we had 2 courses for £15. Staff friendly and attentive. Decor is like...More

Thank 60Anon
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Lisa B
23 August 2018|
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Response from paulpip | Reviewed this property |
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Suzanne H
10 August 2018|
Response from duchyperson | Reviewed this property |
It claims to be child friendly but I don't recall a children's menu - we didn't have children with us, so weren't on the lookout for one.
18 November 2017|
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Response from Stanley5899 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - we had that option.
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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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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