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Osbornes at 68

68 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
+44 1904 627939
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (67 reviews)
“quiche” (10 reviews)
“club sandwich” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Cafe, International, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
68 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
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1 - 10 of 325 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we have visited Osbornes but the first time with our new rescue dog when we first arrived they had no electricity in the kitchen but were serving hot drinks so had coffee - they had an elecrician sorting the problem...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JSma123
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your kind review and for bearing with us whilst the electricity issue was fixed! We're so glad you chose to come back to dine with us. It was great to meet you all and we hope to see you and your lovely...More

Reviewed 11 December 2018

3 of us went for brunch here last Saturday. Great food, good service, yummy looking cakes though we didn't have any. Toilets are upstairs which might be an problem for those with mobility issues

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Peter F
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

Thank you for your kind words about our cafe it means a lot to us at Osbornes come back soon.

Reviewed 6 December 2018

We always enjoy having brunch at this cafe when visiting York. The service is both fast and friendly and I have no hesitation in giving it a five star rating.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OldParish7777
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you for your kind words about our cafe we are very pleased you had a fabulous time

Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend regularly come here because the food is amazing, the staff are super friendly and the place feels so homely. We have always felt welcome and we will continue to keep coming. Thanks so much! Sally and ShaunMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sally-fawcett1998
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2018

Hi Sally and Shaun, Many thanks for your kind words, so glad you enjoy your time in Osbornes so much. We look forward to seeing you again soon. It means such a lot that you've taken the time to review us, so again, many thanks....More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with a friend as was led to believe they catered for free from Unbelievably they charged extra for alternative milk and for alternative bread, yes we all know it's more expensive but seeing as the mark up for tea alone must...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Madam, I'm so sorry you, your friend and 2 babies did not enjoy your visit this afternoon. If only you had said so at the time I'm sure we could have rectified the problem. Replacing a chipped tea pot would have not been an...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and very friendly service, great value will definitely return. Would highly recommend!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank loveholidays09
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Many thanks for your kind words, it means a lot to the whole team that you have taken the time to write us a review. We look forward to seeing you in the cafe again soon. Regards Viv Osborne

Reviewed 25 November 2018

Had breakfast and lunch here when visiting York. The food was excellent - the vegetarian sausages were very tasty and looked homemade, as was the quiche. I would highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MagicTasha
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Many thanks for your kind words, we do make all our food on site, freshly prepared each day so your lovely feedback is really appreciated. We're very glad you enjoyed your visit, we hope to see you again soon. Regards Viv Osborne

Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Spur of the moment visit for coffee and cake. Lovely place, staff and delicious cake. All clean and well presented. Thank you.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 142katied
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Many thanks for your kind words, it means a lot to us all at Osbornes. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Viv Osborne.

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

Myself and my wife had lunch here. I had a meal from the specials menu. The good was of excellent quality and at a great price. The cafe has a great atmosphere and the staff were really friendly. I would definitely suggest this for lunch...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank judi o
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

We are really pleased you liked our cafe and enjoyed the whole experience. Hope you will come back next time your in York. KR Osbornes

Reviewed 14 November 2018

Lovely atmosphere with friendly helpful staff as my wife is coeliac, there was a good choice of gluten free food to choose from. When the food arrived it was delicious and we also enjoyed a really good cappachino as well. Would visit again

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mike-elaine77
Simon O, Owner at Osbornes at 68, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about Osborne's we appreciate it and we are very pleased you had a fabulous time

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Meals
Brunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 627939
  • E-mail
Description
Osborne's is an Independent local cafe that prides itself on superb service and fantastic food. All our food is prepared daily, from fresh ingredients. We specialize in both vegetarian and none vegetarian food. We have Gluten free options on our menu as standard. Our cakes are freshly baked and always on show in the window. We would love you to visit our cafe and enjoy the experience.
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