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William & Victoria

6 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
+44 1423 521510
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here with friends having had several people recommended it to us. We booked in advance and were first through the door. First impressions were very pleasing. Once shown to our table the service was swift and our order taken. All good so far, and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Phil E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The place is a gem! The food is always delicious regardless of how many times we visit. The portions are hearty, very generous, just like the atmosphere. The wine is lovely, the people are lovely and the staff deserve a medal for maintaining the pace...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Riva-Yvonne
Reviewed 4 days ago

First visit and very impressed, great service, friendly and quick and a great meal. Although there were quite a few people in the small bar area as we entered, someone immediately came round to greet us. We were offered a table in the corner which...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jameswf
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited with friends on a Friday evening. The restaurant downstairs was very busy but we were made welcome and served quickly. The venison Wellington was excellent.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ehamill66
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Managed to get booked in an hour before our visit on a Sunday lunch time! Great to see Sunday lunch is now served 12-5pm. Excellent choice of starters and mains and a good selection of wines available. Service was first class and the food lived...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank wrighttrip19
Reviewed 1 week ago

The owner of our B & B (Acorn Lodge) recommended this place and we weren't disappointed. The downstairs part was brilliant. It had the atmosphere of a local but the staff welcomed us as if they knew us. An extensive menu and the quality of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 701melYNWA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite places! Great food, lovely atmopshere and good service! A real independent and successful Harrogate restaurant!More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Harrogate1972
BusinessOwner01423, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Such lovely words - thank you. Our success is down to the wonderful loyalty and the repeat custom we receive from both local people and visitors to Harrogate (and hard work by a brilliant team of people!). As long as you keep coming and supporting...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to William & Victoria at short notice the last Friday before Christmas. The staff were friendly and helpful. We ate downstairs, the bar area was very busy and it was loud but this is to be expected just before Christmas and this didn't...More

Date of visit: December 2018
BusinessOwner01423, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely review, I'm pleased you found the tempura prawns amazing and enjoyed the atmosphere of the downstairs bar but sorry there was a mistake with the bill. Next week we are having a new till system installed which should minimise future...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Will and Vics on Friday night for a dinner with some family. The food was exceptional. I personally had the venison wellington. Having never tried Venison before I thought I would give it a go. It wasn't to my personal taste however it...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank elliemegan
BusinessOwner01423, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm delighted everyone enjoyed their dishes and found the food to be exceptional and service good. Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be consistently the best Resturant in harrogate It never fails Either for a drink Or to eat The service is first class and friendly The food is excellent Always book This place is busy Great restaurant... 👌🏼

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cew73
BusinessOwner01423, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

It is always a delight to serve you! Thank you for your kind review and continued custom, we look forward to seeing the 'boys' soon.

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Questions & Answers
anne q
1 December 2018|
Response from BusinessOwner01423 | Property representative |
No, we are closed on New Year's Day. (Closed from 31st December, back open on Friday 4th January 2019.)
26 February 2018|
Response from BusinessOwner01423 | Property representative |
No, we have always closed on Christmas Day.
Kath D
28 December 2017|
Response from BusinessOwner01423 | Property representative |
We are closed on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Our Christmas opening/closing hours are listed on our website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Cold Bath Road, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 521510
  • E-mail
An independent family run restaurant and wine bar serving traditional British food in the heart of Harrogate. William & Victoria has developed a reputation for great food served in a relaxed and unfussy style. Hearty Yorkshire portions of locally sourced meat and fish served in a cosy wine bar/bistro that oozes character and personality with a buzz created by it's popularity with locals that you will find any day of the week. The wine bar is open all afternoon serving a variety of drinks along with bar tapas. Owner and front of house, David Straker, is at the 'helm' most evenings and on hand to recommend wines from an extensive and well balanced wine list. More spacious dining areas with seating for 50 people, along with another well stocked bar, is situated upstairs along with a private dining room ideal for business entertaining and private parties.
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