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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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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Returned again for another great lunch...Was Monday afternoon on a very cold day but we were given a warm welcome by friendly staff and had a superb 2 course lunch ...food delicious and well presented.....excellent all round.

Thank Rissoto
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been coming here for about 10 years and have never had a less than perfect experience. The food is delicious and great value and the staff, while they are always busy, are attentive yet also relaxed so there is never any feeling of...More

Thank Abilincs
Reviewed 4 days ago

We got in to York late on a Saturday evening and started calling around for dinner reservations. As you could expect, everything was booked so we took a chance and walked into this lovely place and were immediately seated. This is not because the restaurant...More

Thank Theil13
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Really friendly staff but oh my god the food is on another level, I didn't want it to end. Amazing starters including scollops & chicken liver pate. I had Steak for main and nothing has melted in my mouth so much...More

Thank Ayleisha O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I were staying close by and we called to try and book. They didn’t have the time wanted but were able to accommodate us. When we arrived the restaurant was extremely busy and it’s not difficult to see why. This was a...More

Thank mosesdee
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited last Sunday 3rd December 2017 with wife, son and girlfriend for dinner. Christmas fair was running in York so town was very busy. Not withstanding being busy and having run a whole day 'Sunday roast' service our table was ready and iced water was...More

Thank Hydrographer
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visit this restaurant regularly for lunch and on nights out. The food is excellent, good value for money, especially the set menu and the service cannot be faulted. We like to sit upstairs in the conservatory and enjoy the food and relaxed atmosphere. Highly recommend...More

Thank debrat636
Reviewed 5 days ago

as fairly regular customers this is one of our 'stand by' locations. A pair of 'safe hands' for a good evening out. The menu is fairly static, but the 'specials boards' make up for that. We very rarely have a better meal in York and...More

Thank Martinandphil
Reviewed 5 days ago

My first experience here was 4 years ago and it was incredible. I returned to York last week and decided to give it another go. The welcome is warm and inviting, service was excellent and the food was, again, incredible. A definite visit whenever you...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a break from shopping and decided to lunch at the Rustique. We have been a few times and like the atmosphere and food. Whatever time of day it is always good. Luckily we had a table upstairs in the light canopied area. Great in...More

Thank Greecophile
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18 November 2017|
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Response from boot_the_poet | Reviewed this property |
Couldn’t remember but Google says yes!
yvonne k
23 July 2017|
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Response from cgcheetham | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 min walk if that..! Put it into google maps you'll see

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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, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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