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Bruks Coffee Shop

1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bubble squeak” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (24 reviews)
“panini” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a late breakfast here last week and went for Bruk's Breakfast with tea for one. The service was great and the staff were all friendly and appeared happy to be there. The food was excellent and the bubble and squeak was especially tasty....More

Thank LouB0404
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During a recent visit to this wonderful City we came across a coffee shop tucked away in a little street called Peter Lane. It looked busy but there was a vacant table which was lucky for us. We were greeted by friendly staff and the...More

Thank Annie A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very child friendly and good tea and cakes. We enjoyed playing Connect4 on the game provided by the café.

Thank Granville H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a perfect place to get a nice lunch in a pleasant atmosphere. Really nice staff and a good menu. Good prices combined with big portions makes this a favourite.

Thank Are S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bruks has character and charm, a great line in breakfast fare, cakes and light lunches. Staff are very friendly; the cook delivered the breakfast to the table and it has lively space for children. This is so much more interesting and tasty than the coffee...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Called in for a couple of coffees while shopping. The staff were extremely friendly and the coffee was excellent. York has a number of good coffee and tea shops and this is certainly one I would recommend

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Had the breakfast. It was average and I have had better. Pot of tea was fine. Staff very polite and keen to ensure everything was O.K.

Thank latebird2017
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We found this amazing little cafe off a side street on a visit to York and the breakfasts are sensational. The Bruks Breakfast includes home-made Bubble & Squeak and black pudding - with lashings of brown sauce I was in heaven. The staff are lovely,...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We were in for breakfast on 22 Sept. I had full Bruks breakfast,, the eggs were really tasty, so was the bacon,, and the sausages were real quality👍👍👍 my wife had scrambled egg on toast and said it was really tasty👍👍👍 The staff are always...More

Thank tommystewart
Reviewed 17 September 2017

There is nothing really wrong with this cafe but we would say it's expensive for what you get and there are definitely better places in York. If you have young children we can see the attraction as there are plenty of games and things to...More

Thank The_Englishman1066
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8 March 2017|
Response from Brukscoffeeshop | Property representative |
Hi I'm very sorry but no scarf has been found . Jo.
8 February 2017|
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Response from Brukscoffeeshop | Property representative |
Hi we have had a good search round and asked all the staff but I'm sorry to say that no walking pole was left sorry hope you find it soon .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Yes we are back..... We are now Situated right in the centre of York on one of York's oldest snickleways this new cafe resides in a grade 2 listed Victorian building. Still selling all of your favourite dishes .... Sandwiches ,Paninis ,jacket potatoes ,and our famous free range locally sourced breakfasts including Bubble and Squeak & Black Pudding all made freshly to order. Cream scone , teacakes , & cake of the day .... Also a wide selection of hot & cold beverages. Offering you a warm family friendly service, please come and say hi to Jo and all the staff in our new premises.
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