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Summary

“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.

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

Summary

“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”.

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

Summary

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”.

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

Summary

“Cosy and intimate it may be”, but the food at this diminutive venue near the Minister is, by all accounts, “first-rate”“gourmet dining at bistro pricing”. (It’s “soon set to expand into another outlet at the local art gallery”.)

£45
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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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.
Colin S
A further visit in May confirms this as our...
Reviewed 4 months, 15 days ago

"A further visit in May confirms this as our favourite York restaurant. Excellent ingredients, prepared with some imagination. Main reservation is that it is rather cramped inside, but when the weather is fine it has tables in a delightful garden."

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Saul T
Great simple food. Highly recommend ...
Reviewed 5 months, 8 days ago

"Great simple food. Highly recommend "

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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 10.00%
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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