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The Lime House

55 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LS, England
+44 1904 632734
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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55 Goodramgate, York YO1 7LS, England
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Helpful and friendly staff, lovely atmosphere. The food was excellent and I would certainly recommend this restaurant when you are in York.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago

We come here regularly and Adam never fails to provide a delicious and interesting meal. He varies the menu and we have never had any dish that we didn't love. The wine list is great too. There are always great waiting staff as well. Try...More

1  Thank RDMacLeod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Selected from an online search for restaurants in York city centre, my wife and I turned up not really knowing what to expect. What followed was a very pleasant evening in warm, comfortable surroundings being looked after by friendly, attentive staff. We both selected 3...More

1  Thank Danny D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group booking brought us to Lime house, and we weren't at all disappointed. The lunchtime menu has a reasonable range. I confess to a certain trepidation when the "Timbale of Crayfish Tails bound in Dill Mayonnaise with a Leaf Salad" arrived, but it was...More

Thank NeilPick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting York in December we looked for lunch and came across the Lime House but were to late for lunch (it was around 2pm!) but having look at the menu in the window we vowed to return moving forward we did get there at...More

Thank CookieBoy60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this restaurant based on previous trip advisor reviews! I was not disappointed at all! Its a quaint little restaurant on Goodramgate in the centre of York, great for a small group or quite romantic for a couple. A good selection of menu choices,...More

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 10 January 2018

When so many places in York take a leave of absence in January, it is great to have a nifty restaurant that is doing a brisk trade in Lunches and Dinners. I walked down Goodramgate and it was a bit like a gunslingers western. An...More

Thank Apicius71
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Booked a table for our Christmas shopping trip to York and had a outstanding lunch the crayfish starter was lovely seafood pasta main and fish pie were fab and the two sweets lemon posset and plum frangiepan were amazing staff were very polite and helpful...More

Thank theknife2017
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a very busy Sat evening.We had not booked but they found us a table.It was nice and quiet and good for a more intimate evening unlike some of the more lively venues in York. Starters were pate,delicious and a savoury...More

Thank maxmum
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We had reserved a table for lunch. Greeted by a lovely girl, offering to take our coats inviting us to relax and rest from our busy shopping trip. We were seated in the front part of the restaurant so you could watch the world go...More

Thank 511kay
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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$ 42
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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
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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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