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7 Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1ND, England
+44 1904 634341
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (43 reviews)
“venison” (49 reviews)
“souffle” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7 Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1ND, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant for lunch today it was our first visit here and we were not disappointed. From the first minute we were extremely impressed with the superb quality of the food and excellent knowledge of the staff that served us. We all had the...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been using this restaurant for at least 10 years and we're introduced to it be our family in York our native home we left 40 years ago. We have never been disappointed with their superb quality and innovative menu. The wine list is...More

Thank yorkhalman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for family dinner on Friday. Has an unpretentious frontage, but inside is very well presented with a warm feeling to it. The staff were superb, unobtrusive and certainly knew how to look after people. We couldn’t speak highly enough of the food which...More

Thank alan g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked online a few weeks before our visit and was not disappointed! We went for the three course set menu with amuse Boucher and petit fours. Food is incredible in this place. Absolutely delicious! It is an absolute must!

Thank Hughsie80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We staged a surprise birthday party for my wife, 16 guests in the upstairs dining room. From first to last, everything was perfect – the pre-ordered drinks, some fabulous amuse bouches, just the right touch on timing and service and of course the food. Every...More

Thank Danny L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for my wife’s birthday on fairly short notice due to weather and could not have been more pleased. Can’t wait to return. + value is right up there; £42 for three courses plus amouse bouches is excellent. + wine list is huge and...More

Thank 7RAC
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Meltons for a belated birthday celebration. My boyfriend was at first concerned by the small menu, however he needn’t have worried as every course was incredibly tasty, and beautifully cooked & presented. we also loved the entrees brought out before the meal...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy atmosphere, and simply decorated. I went with my husband as an anniversary treat. We felt at home as soon as we sat at our table. The staff were friendly, and welcoming. We went for 2 courses, I had scallops followed by venison, and loved...More

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How lucky were we. We picked the restaurant from other recommendations and we really had a lovely evening. The service was first class and the food really outstanding. Such a lot of thought and effort into serving excellent 5 star meals.

Thank rebecca f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice bistro style restaurant which is obviously popular with the young but we did visit on Valentine’s night. We chose the restaurant as one to visit on our 3 night stay in York due to it’s easy walking distance from our hotel (Marriot)...More

Thank Richard C
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10 November 2017|
Response from T s | Reviewed this property |
I don’t personally but the restaurant dose a three course early bird very reasonably the price you would normally pay for a steak meal in moats restaurants
25 December 2016|
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Response from Lisaandderek | Reviewed this property |
Didn't seem to be when we went. Husband was in smart jeans and a shirt but no tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Scarcroft Road, York YO23 1ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 634341
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Moments from York racecourse and the River Ouse you���ll find local gem, Melton���s. Picked up by all the major food guides, and the only restaurant in York listed in Egon Ronay's Top 200 Restaurant's in Britain, Melton���s menu is Melton���s menu is an immaculate collection of local and international dishes using fresh regional produce. Mix that with Melton���s friendly, warm service and it���s easy to see why this charming restaurant has remained a local favourite over the years. Sample the delights of local duck with five spice and soya, steamed rice and pak choi, or flavorsome mussel risotto with anise air.
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