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Summary

£47
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Never had a bad meal”, say fans of this “favourite” tiny bistro, off the Gillygate, serving “excellent ingredients prepared with some imagination”. It can feel “rather cramped inside”, though. Top Tip: “go for the garden room in summer, under the medieval city wall”.

Summary

£52
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Simple, no-fuss good cooking” is rustled up in a tiny kitchen at this small bistro, using “excellent ingredients, and prepared with some imagination”. It can feel a “little cramped”, but there’s a secluded garden at the back adjoining the medieval city walls.

Summary

£46
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Amazing food from a tiny kitchen underneath the medieval walls” has won a culinary reputation for this “very cramped” bistro (with cute garden). “It now also has pop ups in the Art Gallery and the Merchant Adventurers Hall with excellent cake”.

Summary

£46
   ££
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

It may be home to “one of the smallest kitchens in York”, but this diminutive café (with “recently overhauled garden”) just outside the city walls turns out some “gorgeous” food, including “exceedingly good” puds. It’s “now also in the Art Gallery (100 metres away) where the queues are huge”, making the original HQ “a better choice”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions
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Cafe No. 8 Bistro Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Cafe No. 8 Bistro Restaurant in YO31, York by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Cafe No. 8 Bistro restaurant.
Nicholas C
Compact cafe offering really tasty food. I...
Reviewed 6 months, 27 days ago

"Compact cafe offering really tasty food. I had a wonderful stew and glass of wine. The garden under the city walls looked interesting, I visited in December."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Dinner £24.95 £29.95
Pretheatre £15.00 £19.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 12.50%
8 Gillygate, York, YO31 7EQ
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday9 am‑10 pm
Sunday9 am‑10 pm

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