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William & Victoria

) #16 of 336 Restaurants in Harrogate $$ - $$$ European, British,
6 Cold Bath Road | HG2 0NA, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
+44 1423 521510
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
12:00 - 23:30All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6 Cold Bath Road | HG2 0NA, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
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1 - 10 of 918 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This was recommended some two years ago for a luxury birthday treat for the group, so I booked it for a friends birthday treat and present. It was fabulous the atmosphere and ambience a large appetising varied menu to suit all tastes, and locally sourced...More

Thank Annunziata468
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food. Very good service. Brilliant gin menu. Wonderful host . Busy place but was extremely efficient

Thank Caroline S
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the lovely review. So pleased you enjoyed our gin menu, we try to promote locally made gins as we know the passion that has gone into creating them. We hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This resturant came highly recomended so I decided to book for my night in Harogate. It didnt dissapoint and the food and service was excellent. Only two small issues one being I was served bad grapes with my cheeseboard which I showed to the waiter...More

Thank clarktoppcat
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so sorry about the mistakes made on your visit, these should never have happened. Tony is a star member of our team and always goes the extra mile in providing excellent customer service - hearing your feedback confirms what we already know! It's...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is renowned as the best in Harrogate and lives up to its reputation. Extensive splendid menu that caters for all tastes at moderately priced fare. It is advisable to book ad it books up quickly. Great place, great good and above all gear...More

Thank ubl666
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eight of us booked for dinner. Two of the party were coeliac (one veggie and one meat eater). I phoned in advance to check the coeliacs would be OK, and was told 'Don't worry, it's not a problem.' Usually when I hear that my heart...More

1  Thank SarahJBean
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to dine at William & Victoria during your visit to the Theakston Crime Festival. We highlight our gluten free and vegetarian dishes on the menu but are happy to cater for any special dietary requirements as everything is cooked fresh to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having eaten at William and Victoria many times over the last year I have come to the conclusion this is clearly the best place to eat in Harrogate. The dishes at the W & V are simple in construction and the primary focus is quality,...More

1  Thank lesterpuls4d
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It is a huge compliment for you to name us 'the best place to eat in Harrogate'. We make the conscious decision to use locally sourced quality ingredients to create simple dishes and we appreciate your recognition of this. Your comments about our desserts has...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and myself visited this restaurant earlier in the year to make sure everything was going to be ok on the big day . What can I say went home feeling confident that everything would be ok . Well let me say you went...More

Thank Jean P
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful review of your daughter and son in law's wedding reception! Thank you for choosing William & Victoria as the venue, we are delighted we were able to contribute in ensuring everything was perfect for such a special occasion.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband had wanted to take me here for ages since moving to Harrogate and finally we visited at the beginning of July. We booked in for 6pm on a Saturday as we were off to the theatre afterwards and it was packed already, certainly...More

Thank Amy L
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so pleased you finally made it to William & Victoria and even more delighted to hear you enjoyed the attentive, super friendly staff and the sticky toffee pudding. Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only one word to describe this eatery "brilliant", the food was excellent and very good value. Staff were welcoming and friendly, overall a very enjoyable evening meal indeed and we will definitely return any time we are in Harrogate.

Thank N W
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to dine at William & Victoria and for taking the time to leave a review. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch today. Great reputation in Harrogate, did not disappoint! Sat outside till called to our table where beautiful bread and butter tempted us until our starters of prawns and fishcakes arrived. Followed by lamb and pork belly, both stunning dishes, no pudding required....More

1  Thank Nicholas H
William_and_Victoria, Owner at William & Victoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing to visit W&V, we appreciate you taking the time to write a review. I'm pleased you enjoyed the complimentary bread - it is delivered daily from a local bakery. We hope to welcome you back again.

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yorkshirelady49
13 June 2016|
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Response from William_and_Victoria | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we have several vegetarian options on the menu (please see our website) and we can offer alternatives and vegan options too. If there is something specific you would like that you don't see on our website menus... More
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julie b
19 June 2015|
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Response from David_Straker | Property representative |
Hello, yes we have lactose free dishes on our menu and will guide you through which these are when choosing. Alternatively we can make or adapt some of our dishes to suit your requirements as everything is made from scratch... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Cold Bath Road | HG2 0NA, Harrogate HG2 0NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 521510
  • E-mail
Description
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. William & Victoria host a variety of regular wine tasting dinners.

William & Victoria has recently gone through an extensive sympathetic refurbishment.
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