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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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“steak” (333 reviews)
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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 9 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely food. Friendly staff Really welcoming with the children. Perfect. Will definately return and recommend.

Thank proudmummyof5
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Just got back from a delicious meal at this lovely restaurant. We both ate from the set menu which has plenty of choice and all courses were cooked to perfection. There is a great atmosphere to the restaurant which even on a Sunday night was...More

1  Thank Louisawat
Reviewed 8 November 2015

It's hard to put a rating on this restaurant. I wouldn't say it was "Average", but it was not "Very Good" either. It was good, basic French food. We ordered from the prix fixe menus which are a great price and as other diners have...More

Thank Monet959
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Amazing food couldn't ask for better. The staff are really lovely and friendly, Iv been hear 4 times in the last 2months 😊 I will definitely be going back again and again. Xx

Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Having learnt my lesson on our previous weekend trip to York I contacted Rustique in plenty of time to secure a table. Quite a few potential diners without reservations were turned away although the restaurant did seem to accommodate a few as the evening drew...More

Thank AndrewJG18
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a few times over the years, once taking advantage of the early bird offer, always enjoy the atmosphere of the place! The food is very good but it does upset me when you have a fantastic homemade pate or...More

Thank Sean D
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

I had a great meal when we went here with a group of friends, for 6 of us it was £150. Great food, my set menu steak was the best, no fat or gristle on it at all and cooked (medium rare) to perfection. I...More

Thank wozie1
Reviewed 6 November 2015

We visited here early in the evening and although we were the first in, the restaurant soon filled. The staff were pleasant and helpful. There were two menus, an a la carte and a reasonably priced fixed one. There was plenty of choice and it...More

Thank Lindagreenacre
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

This French restaurant offers a a 2/3 course lunch with plenty of options and choice. The food and service is first class and around us were locals who had obviously visited many times before. If inside the walls of York, this is a special venue....More

Thank Stuart N
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Very welcoming on arrival, reserved table was ready and staff very friendly. Selected from the 2 or 3 course set menu, a very good selection of dishes, opting for 3 courses with coffee and a bottle of wine. All courses were delicious, cooked as requested;...More

Thank Keith J
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Response from boot_the_poet | Reviewed this property |
Couldn’t remember but Google says yes!
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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
Romantic, Child-friendly, 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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