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The Perky Peacock Coffee Shop

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Under Lendal Bridge, York YO1 6HU, England
01904623658
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08:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00
Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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Curitiba, PR
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It closes at 5pm so sure to arrive before that to enjoy this cozy coffee. Good location to rest during the wall walk.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint little cafe near the station serving lovely tasting food and a selection of speciality teas to die for

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely quirky coffee shop ... great coffee and great food, especially the chutney ... yum! Will come back ... worth seeking out under the bridge!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's easy to miss and that's probably just as well because it's tiny and can only seat less than 20 people inside. Does really nice coffee and a range of toasties, sandwiches and cakes.

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Easily one of the best ham and cheese toasties I've had. Great food, drinks made with care and attention. Quaint and cosy little place perched on the river. We didn't want to leave.

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Thank DiCostaS
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This place is really nice cause of how unique the cafe is being located. The staffs are really friendly and the cakes are good! Worth checking out this place :)

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Saltcoats, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The best coffee I had in York, excellent service, unusual venue. Would have takeaway coffee on a return visit.

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Great little coffee shop; very close to the station but literally embedded in the York walls. Beautiful velvety coffee. Tasty toasted cheese bread. The cakes looked tasty and fresh. Lovely friendly staff. A great oasis on a dreadfully rainy day!!!

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Thank Nicola H
Dorset, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Excellent coffee stop quite by chance on a grey morning. Seats about 17 inside. Lots of different snacks for a small cosy historic little place. The toast was divine.

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Thank R N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Finally came here after following the shop on twitter for around 3 years, and I have to say it was totally worth the wait!! The shop is so quirky, the staff super friendly, the coffee fantastic, and the food so tasty!! Would definitely come back again!!

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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
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Under Lendal Bridge, York YO1 6HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: 01904623658
Description
Small speciality coffee shop serving some the UK's best coffee. Locally sourced food, homemade cakes from our bakery and all packed into an 800 year old tower under Lendal Bridge, York. Everything available to eat in or take out. There is also a new Perky Peacock by York st University on Gillygate, York.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?