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In an unexpected location (a Sheffield shipping container), Jöro serves up "hyper-seasonal" fare in a small plates, snacks and tasting menus formula; the modern Scandinavian ("New Nordic") cuisine is even more unexpected. A brave move; we look forward to seeing the survey results.

survey result

Summary

£85
 ££££
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Back, better and more creative than ever” – Luke & Stacey Sherwood-French’s unique, moodily lit converted shipping container is “a jewel – overlooked perhaps by some because it is in Sheffield, but now beginning to be recognised by a wider audience” for its ultra-seasonal, “amazing value” five-, eight- and ten-course tasting menus. Stop Press – in June 2021, the owners launched House of Jöro, a Nordic-inspired mini-boutique hotel with a 10-seater chef’s table just moments away from the restaurant.

Summary

£70
  £££
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Such a great addition to the Sheffield scene” – Luke French & Stacey Sherwood-French’s “extraordinary conversion of a shipping container” provides some “outstanding” cuisine with its selection of ‘hyper-seasonal’ small plates, available also as part of ten-course (£65) or twelve-course (£75) tasting menus: “the food’s so exciting… the opposite of style over substance”.

Summary

£70
  £££
5
Exceptional
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Such a great addition to the Sheffield scene” – Luke & Stacey Sherwood-French’s “extraordinary conversion of a shipping container” provides some “outstanding” cuisine with its selection of ‘hyper-seasonal’ small plates, available also as part of ten-course (£65) or twelve-course (£75) tasting menus: “the food’s so exciting… the opposite of style over substance”.

Summary

£65
  £££
5
Exceptional
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“The best thing to happen in Sheffield in the last 20 years!” – This “exciting”, Nordic-inspired venture “in a (comfortable) shipping container” is “one of those places you go and find yourself talking about a lot… because it’s amazing!”. Service from a “passionate young team” is “thoughtful but relaxed”, and Luke French’s “fantastically innovative, fairly priced tasting menus” of small plates deliver “some very advanced and clever cooking”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair
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No dress code
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Joro Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Joro Restaurant in S3, Sheffield by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Joro restaurant.
Paul C
Seems to have gone up a level since the las...
Reviewed 3 months, 6 days ago

"Seems to have gone up a level since the last time we went which was about a year ago and we loved it then. Exceptional food and lovely friendly attentive staff with a great play list of music that you wouldn’t normally hear in a fine dining restaurant. "

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Prices

  Cost Availability Courses
Menu1 35.00 Lunch only 5
Menu2 65.00 Always available 8
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £20.00
Filter Coffee £2.40
Extras  
Service 10.00%
294 Shalesmoor, Sheffield, S3 8US
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
TuesdayCLOSED
Wednesday5:30 pm‑11:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑5 pm, 5:30 pm‑11:30 pm
SundayCLOSED

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