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The Lime House

55 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LS, England
+44 1904 632734
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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55 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LS, England
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1 - 10 of 687 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Three courses of very simple but incredibly well done food. The game mixed grill was perfectly cooked and topped off with the best rosti I've ever had! More than enough choice to come again and enjoy, would highly recommend.

Thank Lewis K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I pre booked an early evening time. Pleasantly received. My wife ordered a set menu, whilst I elected to choose a'la carte. I would have liked a steak, which apparently was only available if accompanied with prawns - a mixture which has...More

1  Thank Joseph T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a family meal for 6. 2 of us were vegetarians. The menu choice was excellent and the food itself was first class. The staff were lovely, helpful and friendly. We would certainly eat there again.

Thank Gingergren
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The veggie stew here was delicious, and great value for money. We were too full for dessert but they looked delicious. They offer good set menu options too.

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Decided to try somewhere new on our most recent visit to York and this place was a real gem. From the friendly welcome on arrival to the attentive but not overly fussy service the evening was as real joy. Food was well prepared and presented...More

Thank stevedevizes
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Hi all. Had a mid week lunch with a group of friends.(pre booked) I choose from the set menu and have to say excellent quality food, tasty, cooked to perfection. It was well served by pleasant staff too at a reasonable price. But i have...More

Thank happyjack321
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went with some friends for a birthday, the food was ok but pricey for what it was. The wine was very good though and the staff where very nice too.

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for a family meal for my mother in laws birthday. The food and service were in general ok, nothing to shout about. Unfortunately I ordered the fish pie, when ordering I checked with the waitress if there were prawns in the...More

2  Thank Jess A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

As we had been eating out all week decided I wanted a lighter meal and noted couple of nice different starters on menu - no problem for me to have 2 starters which were equally goood and different from mainstream. Scallop and chorizo risotto and...More

Thank JanandDavid
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Visited here for dinner on my first week in York. The food was really stupendous: to start with I had the parcels of Gravdalax which were really delicious and presented perfectly. For main I had the Fillet of Cod with a mini fish pie. The...More

1  Thank df86
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22 March 2015|
Response from DarrylBurge | Reviewed this property |
From your hotel, head back towards the main road. Turn left onto the A19, and walk towards the town centre. Follow the road down (about a 15 minute walk) and enter the shopping area through the Gillygate. Head towards the... More
Sal S
2 January 2015|
Response from Catherine F | Property representative |
Hi No sorry we don't use halal meat. Kind Regards Catherine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 632734
  • E-mail
The Lime House is a lovely place to eat, meet and be merry. Excellent food & wine & a relaxed and friendly atmosphere are complemented by welcoming staff, soft candlelight & intimate jazz music. The regularly changing menu has a Modern British flavour and all dishes are prepared freshly to order, using local produce. Good Vegetarian choices are available & specialist diets such as Gluten Free or Vegan can be catered for with advance notification. A delightful culinary experience.
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