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The Blind Swine - CLOSED

24 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
+44 1904 634825
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good10%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
2 May 2017
“Random experience ”
15 Mar 2017
“Can't review fairly ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
24 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We were 'walk ins' enquiringly As to availability. Yes was the reply, so we then enquired as to menus. 'None its left to chefs choice' was the response. Ok we're adventurous but really ?! even Simon Rogan & M Roux have menus for tasting dishes....More

Thank FoodiemonkeyUK
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Entered & enquired about menu adaptation to accommodate allergies. All replies FOH were negative so we left. They couldn't confirm which dishes were being presented, ingredients etc ~ shame as we were willing to help highlight allergy trigger dishes. Think restaurant & the very talented...More

Thank FoodiemonkeyUK
Reviewed 9 October 2014

At York for the day and recommended sundays dinner at the swine after seeing it on trip advisor. Not a conventional sundays dinner which is exactly what i was looking for. Very unusual and particularly remember the rice pudding desert which is the best i...More

3  Thank Jonathan E
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Everything about this meal was excellent, each dish was unique and presented to us like a work of art. The atmosphere was brilliant too loved the music and entertainment.

2  Thank Lod71
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Very interesting discovery ! the meals are not common and a very unusual presentation !! Very good, nice atmosphere with the candle, quiet, all that I like. I would have like one or two meal more and especially the dessert !! I hope I will...More

Thank eliabella
Reviewed 8 February 2014 via mobile

We decided to give it a try, not sure of what we would get, but what a surprise. Most interesting dishes and flavours, small portions but by the time you finished after 12 courses your stuffed. Will definitely be going back on our next trip...More

1  Thank Northboy28
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

Three of us booked here for a Christmas treat. A brilliant experience. At first we were slightly apprehensive on arrival at half seven to an empty restaurant. Later it got busier but it really didn't matter. It was all about the stupendous food. I wouldn't...More

2  Thank Harbmeister
Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

We visited the Blind Swine on 18th December, a table of four. I did some research prior to attending and I was not disappointed. £45 tasting menu, £25 per person flight wines. If you are into food this place does food and an experience that...More

1  Thank Naomi T
Reviewed 21 December 2013 via mobile

My wife and I were very excited at the prospect of an evening at the Blind swine. However we will quite disappointed at being rushed, together with a strange combination of food stuffs and cocktails. We both left feeling quite unsatisfied after spending £150. Don't...More

1  Thank Yorkshirebitter
Reviewed 11 December 2013

This isn't just a meal, it's an experience. We had lots of courses and each course seemed to be determined to outdo the last. It made us both feel like kids waiting for Christmas each time a course was on the way to the table....More

Thank Foodie_boy2013
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 45 - USD 60
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 634825
Tasting menu by surprise, all dietary requirements can be catered for , advance booking essential
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