The Bow Room Restaurant at Grays Court

“Superbly located restaurant in central York – great wines too” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

YORK, NORTH YORKSHIRE

Official Rating
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Our Inspector's View

A great 'find' for any would-be diner in central York, The Bow Room Restaurant is part of the historic Grays Court, the oldest continuously inhabited house with links back to the 11th century. The long gallery (it's 90ft!) is delightful and features a bay window with views out to the city walls and the hotel garden. The impressive kitchen garden supplies the all-day food options, which features good contemporary British dishes.

Awards, Accolades & welcome Schemes

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2 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
The Bow Room Restaurant at Grays Court
Chapter House Street, YORK, NORTH YORKSHIRE, YO1 7JH
Phone : 01904 612613

Features

Facilities
  • Seats: 24
Accessibility
  • Steps for wheelchair: 23
Opening Times
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 5
  • Dinner served from: 6
  • Dinner served until: 8
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 17
  • Wines over £30:
  • Wines by the glass: 26
  • Cuisine style: Modern British

About The area

Discover North Yorkshire

North Yorkshire, with its two National Parks and two designated Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is England’s largest county and one of the most rural. This is prime walking country, from the heather-clad heights of the North York Moors to the limestone country that is so typical of the Yorkshire Dales – a place of contrasts and discoveries, of history and legend.

The coastline offers its own treasures, from the fishing villages of Staithes and Robin Hood Bay to Scarborough, one time Regency spa and Victorian bathing resort. In the 1890s, the quaint but bustling town of Whitby provided inspiration for Bram Stoker, who set much of his novel, Dracula, in the town. Wizarding enthusiasts head to the village of Goathland, which is the setting for the Hogwarts Express stop at Hogsmeade station in the Harry Potter films.

York is a city of immense historical significance. It was capital of the British province under the Romans in AD 71, a Viking settlement in the 10th century, and in the Middle Ages its prosperity depended on the wool trade. Its city walls date from the 14th century and are among the finest in Europe. However, the gothic Minster, built between 1220 and 1470, is York’s crowning glory.

 

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