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BoBo LoBo

#228 of 673 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Grill, Bar, Pub
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5 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX, England
+44 1904 621900
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Fri 16:00 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good fun place,, cocktails pretty good, well served and presented, reasonable food menu, but seating for meals a little dull, can get get crowded, look out for the stag/hen parties which can prove a little too much

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Thank Chrisj8891
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165 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Great cocktail menu with helpful staff, great surroundings and atmosphere. Would recommend and would visit again

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Thank Andyf64a
derbyshire
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Called for cocktails on a Saturday afternoon and studied the meal menu. Chatted with the staff and said we would be back that evening to dine as we were all looking forward to tasting the food. When we arrived at 7.45 were absolutely devastated to find that they were not serving food at all as "they were too busy in... More 

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Thank missybb
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Thanks for your review Last Saturday we had 2 large pre-booked groups dining in the areas which we set aside specifically for food tables, which are in the back room and also in our upstairs lounge. Meaning only the front bar area was available. On Saturdays, we need to keep areas separate for people dining- because to be honest, in... More 

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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

What a warm welcoming and extremely atmospheric bar - this place is a must. Decor perfect, staff very welcoming and attentive, and the whole atmosphere is spot on. Don't miss a visit to this charismatic warm and friendly bar 👍

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Thank David W
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your kind words! We like to keep a friendly, relaxed atmosphere at our team level and I think this transcends on to the Guest experience also. Our team work tirelessly to create the overall vibe of the venue and I think it makes our bar a better alternative to some of the more branded, generic bars... More 

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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Called in here one week and had a pint of lager and it was awful. It tasted disgusting as though the lines needed cleaning. Anyway i gave them the benefit and tried a different lager the week after, but again it was rancid. We actually left it, and at five pound a pint, well we wont be going back.

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1 Thank Andy S
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Andy. I apologise the lager wasn't up to standard on your visit. Had you let the bar staff know we would've happily replaced it or offered an alternative for you It's not the norm for people to complain about the freshness of our draught beer, as we sell an awful lot for a bar of our... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times for a drink. Lovely little place good drinks and always freindly staff. Would recommend visiting.

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Thank harrysmith120
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Thanks for a great review- we are delighted you enjoy coming to visit us! More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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171 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

We happened across this bar & had a great night. Good music & good selection of drinks - just what we needed to dance away the wee hours!!

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Thank lexisa
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

We love a good dance as well! Thanks for your kind comments More 

Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

What a find! We popped in for cocktails and ended up staying for food which was amazing. Prices were reasonable, atmosphere was great with good music and great service.

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Thank Julie B
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Julie. Glad you stayed for food as well as drinks. We are planning a new menu for the summer so hopefully you can pop down and let us know what you think More 

Falkirk
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were a large group of women on a hen party and had Josh leading the class. He was fabulous at keeping everyone entertained and not letting the banter descend into chaos. Unlike many classes, Bobo Lobo had enough equipment for everyone to make their cocktails at once and allowed everyone time to drink up, we weren't rushed at all.... More 

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Thank Kirstywino
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

Josh is the man when it comes to Cocktail Masterclasses. He is a Jedi master! Glad you had fun- next time you girls are in town you know where to find us More 

Halifax, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

An ad hoc visit discovered this great tapas bar. Best calamari since being abroad, lovley brie and chutney. Philly wrap (no problem doctoring to suit my tastes, added jalapeño) and very special chips plus great monitor. Friendly, service orientated, yet none intrusive staff (it gets my goat if you get asked how's the food in the middle of a mouth... More 

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Thank Carl G
Anthony J, General Manager at BoBo LoBo, responded to this review

It was really great looking after you guys, thanks for your kind comments. Your calamari, in addition to pretty much every thing else we serve is homemade on a daily basis, so I'm glad you are able to taste the difference! It was also refreshing to host a couple with such good music tastes as yourselves! Thanks for enjoying our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Grill, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 621900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?