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Shirley at The Red House Cafe

Duncombe Place, York YO1 7ED, England
+44 1904 848960
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“tea cake” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Duncombe Place, York YO1 7ED, England
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Reviewed today

Excellent value for money combined with very friendly service. Lovely atmosphere including all food is home made and cakes baked in house.

Thank Adrian A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever my neighbour and I are in the area of the Minster we pop into The Red House Café for crumpets and a beverage. When we called today we did not know that they had run out of crumpets. Instead of asking us to choose...More

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Recent visit for lunch. What lovely staff and food to match. Very reasonably priced and lots of homemade options to choose from. Good coffee as well which is always a bonus. Well worth a visit.

Thank David S
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This super friendly cafe offers extremely good value in the very centre of York. We've just enjoyed a pot of Yorkshire tea , tea cake and a good sized sandwich for under £15. The other really nice thing is that the staff are happy to...More

1  Thank 53,628
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This gem of a tearoom/café is great for coffee/cake, light lunch or afternoon tea. Everything is baked/prepared on the premises and served on vintage china. The homemade soup is extremely popular as are the scones which come recommended. The welcome is always friendly and service...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Called in as we were late having lunch spending longer in the Cathedral than expected. First sign we came across Antique centre and tea room. Were delighted at the welcome and we can not speak too highly of the food. I had a ploughmans with...More

1  Thank rulesman
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Went yesterday for a cream tea with two visiting friends. Service quick and excellent. Scones (sultana - didn't try cheese) warm and obviously freshly baked. Tea quality good - just had breakfast tea - was served in bone china pots / cups. Cheerful lady greeted...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Friendly service, had afternoon tea here. Everything was wonderful. Friendly and accommodating. Would definitely return.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

My neighbour and I call in for crumpets and a beverage whenever we are in the area. The welcome is always friendly and the fare tasty. We wish we were in the area more often!

Thank Kenneth P
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely Georgian fronted house near the cathedral selling antiques and a cafe on first floor. Lovely friendly lady served us homemade fruit loaf and tea for a very reasonable £3.50 each. Loaf was delicious and very substantial with lashings of butter...😍 highly recommended indeed. Lots...More

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Brunch, Breakfast
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Duncombe Place, York YO1 7ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 848960
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