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Winner Winner

5 King Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
+44 1904 848989
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“garbage plate” (19 reviews)
“chicken dinner” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (35 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Bar
$$ - $$$
5 King Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ordered the full chicken last night with family, unfortunately the middle of the chicken was pink and frozen. The full meal was sent back and to be fair the staff was very apologetic and sorry and didn't charge us a penny including our drinks. Just...More

Thank Benjamin C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here quite a few times, always really enjoyed it. Most recent visit I ordered my usual only to find a few changes that I wasn't that happy about. 1. The burger came on a black bun?! Not really in to this as a "novelty"....More

Thank ShimmySham
Michael S, Owner at Winner Winner, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, I’m really sorry you didn’t enjoy your most recent visit. The black buns were just a promotion we were running for Halloween, we are now down to the last few and will be returning to our normal buns I’m not sure about the beer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let’s start with the few positives: the chicken gravy and coleslaw were decent. But it is not a gravy or coleslaw restaurant... To begin, we waited almost an hour for our food, and we were only one of two tables in. ‘Cola’ is genuinely 35p...More

Thank Adèle B
Michael S, Owner at Winner Winner, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I’m left slightly confused about this review? Firstly, I have checked the CCTV and from ordering your food to receiving it took roughly 25 mins, I know this can seem like an hour when very hungry. Secondly you said there was only you and another...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It seems that whenever friends and I visit York this is our "go to" place. That was certainly the case recently when a friend celebrated her hen night. There were nearly 30 of us and Winner Winner were kind enough to hold one of the...More

Thank Alli_Ram
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here after reading the reviews and saw there was a veggie option for our daughter. The burgers were huge and potions generous. Waitress was friendly and helpful. Relaxed atmosphere, but quirky. My daughter wasn’t keen on the “ black buns “ however the boys...More

Thank JoJo100026
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to go to winner winner after having it delivered by Deliveroo some time ago. Some how the take away was much better than the food in the restaurant. The food was just average. The burgers over cooked and the fries undercooked. I left...More

Thank sijlee
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious and the portions were huge! We ordered two meals and one side for the three of us and it was still a lot of food! The music was really good and the view of the river is really nice as well....More

Thank Veronica T
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner found winner winner by absolout mistake, this place should be in any tour guide for places to eat, nice little American style eatery serving primarily chicken and burgers, I went for the Low roller meat tray, full rack of ribs, chicken...More

Thank Edd Q
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

All round really good experience! If you are looking for a grilled meat type place then you will not be disappointed with Winner Winner. There is a really good menu, burgers meats and some very tasty speciality fries. A good selection of beers and cocktails...More

Thank Robbuch
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Went away for a short break while in York found this restaurant. Right by the river great view,s and great food. Huge portion,s.Hubby had a sandwich brisket beef I had Halloumi burger. We both really enjoyed our food. Staff were friendly and the place was...More

Thank tracey b
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Sharon W
11 August 2017|
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Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sharon, We do have items on the menu which are gluten free. However our kitchen is very small and so as much as we try our best we cannot guarantee a gluten free environment. E.g. Bread buns are toasted on the grill and... More
Liam M
19 February 2017|
Response from Paul R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Liam, I'm sorry no we don't. Got some great Maryland chicken though!
23 October 2016|
Response from JonoAB | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is out of this world.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$60
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 King Staith, York YO1 9SN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 848989
  • E-mail
Winner Winner Restaurant serving up Organic free-range Rotisserie chicken, wing, burgers and steak! But we don't just do food we have some truly inspirational cocktails and craft beers
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