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The Sidings Restaurant

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Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
+44 1904 470221
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“kleftiko” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (27 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Greek, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us visited for a birthday meal, very interesting themed restaurant & hotel, built round an old station and carriages. Food excellent and plentiful, staff very pleasant. If I have a complaint, some may have found the service slow, but for we would have...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth trying if you live nearby or are stopping over. Nice restaurant setting and attentive staff. Good value

Thank Paulab0702
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good meal served in the Pullman carriage. Good choice of menu. We also had breakfast, which was buffet style and excellent coffee

Thank AA-PWLondon
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic place. Welcoming, helpful, friendly, fun, delicious food. What more can I say. We will be back!

Thank SeasideJD
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Freshly cooked Greek food to die for. Great choice, the Meze is especially good. Full range of alternative choices from Italian to Steaks.

Thank Winston B
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Great food, served in a old-fashioned train dining car restaurant! Lovely people, good service. Recommend the calamari, and meatball appetisers. The Kleftiko (lamb) and carbonara main courses are excellent.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Roaring fire as we arrived so all looked good. Beautiful surroundings especial if you are a train buff. The meal was terrible. We were a party of 11 and not one meal looked appetising. Mine was so bad. First it was cold. I returned and...More

Thank Yorkengland
Sidingshotel, Owner at The Sidings Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Yorkengland Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to the Sidings and we are very disappointed that your meal failed to meet your expectations . Our focus is always 100% customer satisfaction and this is not typical of the standards that...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

As per previous comments. Very unsettling experience. Room quite spartan which did not enhance our visit. Central heating non-functional and staff unable to rectify, leaving us with a very cold nights' respite.More

Thank Bob A
Sidingshotel, Owner at The Sidings Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Bob A Thank you for taking the time to review your trip to the Sidings . Please allow me to express my sincere apologies . Central heating was out of our hands due to very cold water . At Sidings we strive to provide...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

we had the 2 coarse special .the soup was hot and tasty the fish was steamed and well presented well worth the price

Thank elaine61155
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I visited here on my lunch break with some of my colleagues. The service was quite slow, but if you've got plenty of time this wouldn't be a problem. We ordered pizza which was exceptional! Fantastic! Literally, one of the best pizza's I've ever had....More

Thank Rachel C
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Response from Mark B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not aware but if you call them I am sure they will accommodate you if need be
26 February 2017|
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Response from Sidingshotel | Property representative |
Good evening Thanks you for you message we do have some pictures on our website Many thanks
Richard M
29 August 2016|
Response from susieq00 | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know but we never did maybe it's changed but it's a nice experience
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Lane, Shipton-by-Beningbrough YO30 1BT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Shipton-by-Beningbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 470221
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The Sidings Hotel and Restaurant is situated in York, in North Yorkshire and is based around 5 Pullman-style railway carriages, located by the east coast mainline. The restaurant is unreservedly Italian, offering dishes such as cannelloni, marinated sardines, lamb with rosemary and potatoes, steaks and a selection of pizzas. The wine list focuses on Italian wine and three courses will cost an average of ��30 per person. Don't forget to check out the specials of the day, as well. Tickets, please! Next stop: the Sidings Hotel and Restaurant!
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