65 Monkgate, York, YO31 7PA
Award Winning Bed & Breakfast

T: 01904 655 947


Choose Language

2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Gateway to Yorkshire...
Play Video

Yorkshire for families...
Play Video

Visit York Member

We support the NSPCC

Fine Dining in York

The food scene in York has exploded over recent years, our beautiful city boasts a huge number of high-quality restaurants across a great variety of cuisines. Here are a few of our select favourites:

The Ivy

The Ivy

You no longer need to travel to London for a taste of the high life. Opening it’s doors last December The Ivy’s fancy new York restaurant is everything you might expect from a company that is famous for attracting celebrities and stars. Relaxed yet sophisticated all-day dining open seven days a week. The Ivy St. Helen’s Square is located on the eponymous square in the heart of York and serves an all-encompassing, contemporary British menus for breakfast, weekend brunch, lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner.

The Star Inn the City

the starr in the city

Set in an old brick engine house, in a delightful riverside spot beside the Museum Gardens the restaurant strikes exactly the right balance between luxurious and cosy. Owner Andrew Pern is one of Yorkshire’s most revered chefs. The Star at Harome, near Helmsley, won him a Michelin star in 2001, which he held onto for ten years, and is frequently touted as the North’s finest restaurant. Modern gutsy dishes showcase top Yorkshire produce.

The Park Restaurant

The Park

The Park Restaurant delivers a special occasion for each of its diners by creating seasonal tasting menus for a limited few utilising fresh local produce from the surrounding area. 2-3 hours are recommended for the experience, but the food is, of course, served at your pace, not theirs.



Carluccio’s brings you fresh, modern, Italian cuisine and the very best of celebrity chef Antonio Carluccio’s homeland to the city. The all-day menu takes you from breakfast, through to drinks and dinner. Signature dishes celebrate modern twists on Italian classics. All set in a beautiful historic building on the site of what was the city’s iconic Terry’s Chocolate Shop.



A fine dining restaurant serving modern British food, renowned for serving high quality food in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Melton’s is featured in all the major food guides and has a rating of five in the Good Food Guide. For anyone seeking great food at an affordable price, Melton’s is a must.