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The Postern Gate

#114 of 676 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
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90 Piccadilly, York YO1 9NX, England
+44 1904 526220
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07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great value as always at Witherspoon . Food piping hot and delivered to table very quick. All staff were polite and helpful. Very convenient for the Travel lodge next door. Very busy pub, but managed to find a table.

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Thank William H
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Come to York for a night away for crap food. Ordered two meals. One steak and one chicken burger, The steak wasn't cooked how it had been ask. The peas was rock hard like they've just come out for the freezer hard.Chips barely warm. The chicken burger, you struggled to bite through or even get a fork through it. It... More 

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Thank Siobhan M
Postern G, Manager at The Postern Gate, responded to this review

Hi, Very sorry to hear about your poor experience at our venue. We'll address your comments with our kitchen team and work on these for the future. Regards, The Postern Gate Management Team More 

Widnes, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

As with all weatherspoons foods good and the choice of beer was fantastic as always staff were most pleasant and helpful

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Thank tunnicliffe16
Redcar, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this on Good Friday afternoon of the Easter weekend. It was busy as to be expected at this time of year but there were tables available. Unfortunately they were all dirty or sticky with leftover food on the tables and/or empty glasses. None appeared to have plates on them, surprised the food leftovers weren't taken away with the... More 

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Thank Redcar69
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here mid afternoon on Easter Saturday, a day that everyone knows will be busy in pubs/restaurants especially Wetherspoons pubs. It was busy as expected but we didn't wait more than 5 minutes to be served at the bar with our drinks. Food was another issue altogether. The tables were mostly being used by people eating and when one... More 

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Thank Kath E
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off on way to our holiday accommodation. Friendly staff and nice pub in a good location overlooking the river. Plenty of parking around. Food and service is what you would expect from weatherspoons ( good price for decent food).

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was there yesterday and used the awesome weatherspoons app to order food & drinks. The drinks arrived within 1 minute! Which is extremely fast and impressive! Food shortly after! I believe the app is a great move and the service gone one level up! Totally satisfied! Will return soon!

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Thank Nikos V
Manchester
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106 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times while staying in York. Lovely spacious place with a great choice of food and drinks to choose from. They have offers on where you can get a meal with a drink at reasonable prices. Pleasant helpful staff. Nice atmosphere. Just pick where you want to sit, choose what you want from the menu, note your... More 

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Thank lyntaz
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying across the road at hotel 53 but we didn't eat there we had our breakfast here and our main meal at night here we are quite plain eaters so we loved it very reasonable prices

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Thank Ruffleduck
Denny, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food and drinks are very reasonable, the food quality is good. A little off the beaten track, the pub large and bright but lacks a little atmosphere

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Thank william c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$18
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Piccadilly, York YO1 9NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 526220

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?