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$$ - $$$, , British
27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
+44 1904 652002
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“burgers” (118 reviews)
“cajun chicken” (25 reviews)
“salad” (41 reviews)
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Bar, Wine Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
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1 - 10 of 775 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Called into Oscar's for lunch on a quiet Monday. Service was lackluster even though there was only one other person in the place when we arrived. We had the chicken stack which was luke warm and dry, coffee was cold and had to ask for...More

3  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited last Saturday for lunch, we often come here but we're really disappointed this time. Tried to contact the restaurant a week before hand via the enquiry form and didn't receive a response. Tried to ring on the day and Craig answered the phone said...More

2  Thank Silvernin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for lunch on a really wet day. We had a special burger and a chilli beef tortilla. The best part of the meal the draught beer! The tortilla was absolutely huge and had been thrown on the plate with no regard to presentation...More

2  Thank Westview50
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in York for a few days and went here 3 times so must be good. Great service, good food and good atmosphere.

Thank Annie187064
Reviewed 1 week ago

Oscars always offers quality whether there for a snack or a full meal. They have a great menu with loads of variety and we never tire of visiting this establishment where we know we will receive the best of service, food, drink and welcome.

Thank 356lizt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been to Oscars a few times in the past years, before we used trip advisor. The food and particularly the burgers are excellent and you get plenty. Nice choice if bottled ales and an adequate choice of draught. Particularly pleased to find Wolf Rock...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Went here for dinner mid week whilst on business. Staff very helpful and patient as we were big group. Food in the main good, not excellent. Some intresting wines on offer with plenty of choice . Would use this eatery again, although lots of places...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We visited yesterday and took advantage of their early bird menu which is served until 5.30. Good quality simple food, (I had a Cajun chicken sandwich with chips), reduced price drinks with efficient and attentive service.

Thank pip r
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Booked in October for a Special Family meal at a special table for Dec 24 Xmas Eve. It was a family reunion and this was explained to the manager in October who assured us our Special table would be reserved. On arrival there were people...More

5  Thank Doreen A
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Booked a table for 10 to celebrate a birthday. Delighted that the area & table was decorated. Service was excellent & food served piping hot. Lorna & team went well he extra mile to ensure that the evening was enjoyed by all.

Thank L R
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Lynne J
18 October 2016|
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Response from Englandsixpence | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I was only visiting after many years .You would need to ring them .I dont even remember their number
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 652002
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