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Tykes Restaurant

Sandburn Hall | Scotchman Lane, Flaxton YO60 7RB, England
+44 1904 469911
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sandburn Hall | Scotchman Lane, Flaxton YO60 7RB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Tykes Restaurant while staying at the Griffon Forest Holiday Lodges. We'd spent the morning exploring the forest and intended to end it with a relaxing meal and drinks at Tykes. Upon arrival the restaurant was empty with just a handful of people eating,...More

Thank LaburnumTree
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Giffon Forrest lodges which are within walking distance from Tykes down a lovely country path. We got married in york and as there were only 11 in our party I contacted Tykes to ask if they could set up a wedding table...More

Thank southernyacht
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although some of the meals we ordered were good quality and enjoyable it was let down by the attention to detail - when u order steak very well done you do not expect it your turn your chips red when you cut into it!!

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined in Tykes many many times and up until the last three visits always had a lovely meal with great service. What has happened? Our last visit, and in fact the last three in particular were exceptionally poor, the service terrible, the food even worse....More

Thank lrkb31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been several times before, sometimes it's hit and miss but getting more bad meals than good. This time ordered the burger- mostly ok but burnt and crispy on outside and chips raw in the middle. My wife ordered the chicken pie with sweet potato rosti...More

1  Thank jmw066
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have been visiting for afew years now and yet to have a bad meal. Taken friends from all over the country and they all comment how good it is. Menu changes often enough to not get bored.

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for Sunday roast yesterday - 4 of us. 3 of us ordered lamb and 1 ordered beef. The lamb could have been cooked a little less as it is lovely when slightly pink. I would have preferred the gravy to be served separately as...More

Thank DR1784
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Since my last review, I have come back on two more occasions; once for a meal with friends and once with extended family. The menu choices and specials are very good and whilst it is not a cheap place to eat, the quality is excellent...More

Thank Yorkterrier01
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were staying in Griffon Forest and this place is just a short walk away it's split into 3 parts Tykes Bar which also has a restaurant and the sports bar around the corner we ate in Tykes bar one our first day and the...More

Thank videostar
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We really can't get enough of this place! The food is always amazing, the staff are awesome and the frequently updated menu gives so much choice! We loved it so much we had our wedding here! All our guests commented about how great the food...More

Thank Paull W
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7 May 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but they would frown on dirty overalls but would still serve you.Arriving without clothes would also be frowned upon.
26 February 2017|
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Response from Hayley R | Property representative |
Hi Yes Tykes is wheelchair accessible and we have accessible toilets. Would you like me to book you a table? Many thanks Hayley
26 February 2017|
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Response from clare i | Reviewed this property |
Yes and welcoming with it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandburn Hall | Scotchman Lane, Flaxton YO60 7RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Flaxton
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 469911
  • E-mail
Tykes is a restaurant with a difference. With an emphasis on quality local produce, Tykes serve a wide variety of the freshest steaks adn seafood - there's something for every taste. An open plan theatre kitchen not only provides live entertainment, it also offers the opportunity to keep an eye on the way your mouth-watering meal is shaping up! The relaxed and friendly service ensures a great dining experience in an informal atmosphere.Serving Food all day, 7 days a week 12 - 11pm.
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