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NYL Restaurant & Bar

Insurance Building The Royal 1 North John Street | 1 North John Street, Liverpool L2 5QW, England
+44 151 294 4069
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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CUISINES
American, British, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Insurance Building The Royal 1 North John Street | 1 North John Street, Liverpool L2 5QW, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: NYL Restaurant & Bar
1. Wow, Wow, Wow
"Amazing food great service would definitely recommend."
debbiecotter
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2. Unbelievable Cocktails!
"group of friends for food and drinks and we all had a fantastic night!"
Rochelle M
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3. Best Afternoon Tea in the City
"Had afternoon tea which was scrumptious and we were well looked after"
Ros A
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1 - 10 of 414 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We called in on Saturday 9th June for coffee and was not disappointed also hotel very clean reception very friendly and waitress Maisie very chatty and friendly we will be back very soon thank you Aloft 👍☕️More

Thank Steve C
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your recent review. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your recent experience with us, I will be sure to pass your kind feedback on to Maisie and the rest of the team. We look forward to welcoming you back again...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I booked NYL for my husbands 60th Birthday on Saturday 27th Jan. From start to finish everyone I came in to contact with were professional, courteous and so very helpful. My original contact was by email with Samantha who was very helpful and sent me...More

Thank Sue L
Aloft_Liverpool, General Manager at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank for sharing your kind feedback with us. The team and I are delighted to have made a lasting memory for you and we hope to welcome you back to Liverpool soon. Kind Regards, Mike

Reviewed 3 days ago

Sometimes too large a space can be intimidating and almost unfriendly, but top marks to the designer who had the vision to convert what was a very large insurance hall into a very pleasant, and welcoming, restaurant and bar without in any way spoiling the...More

Thank john t
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your recent review. It is wonderful to see that you enjoyed your recent experience with us and especially had the chance to try some of the amazing cocktails we have to offer. Your kind comments on the friendliness and helpfulness of our...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Didn't know this place was here until we walked past it. A great find with great service. Just wanted a small bite to eat but ended up staying all afternoon and having cocktails recommended to us by the manager Mike. Will definitely return

Thank Craig S
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for sharing your kind feedback with us following your recent visit. It is great to see that you enjoyed your experience and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Kelsey

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fab day at my friend's baby shower on 9th June. Had afternoon tea which was scrumptious and we were well looked after by the manager and his very attentive staff. We were all served at the same time 20 of us and thoroughly...More

Thank Ros A
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent review. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your recent experience with us, I will be sure to pass your kind feedback on to the rest of the team here at NYL Restaurant and Bar. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had an amazing meal with my family, the quality of the food and service was 10/10. We were made to feel very welcome by Mike who served our delicious food. I can highly recommend the dining experience it is a hidden gem.More

Thank Kathy S
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your recent experience with us on this special occasion, I will be sure to pass your kind feedback on to Mike and rest of the team here at NYL Restaurant and...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

We went for afternoon tea for my husband birthday and it was absolutely lovely, I had asked for some birthday decoration and a cake if possible and both were done which was a lovely surprise for my husband. The afternoon tea itself was amazing, we...More

Thank sarahrobinson611
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review. It is great to see that we were able to make this special occasion even more memorable. I will be sure to pass your kind feedback on to Jade and the rest of the team here at NYL Restaurant...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Have had my parents over visiting for the weekend from Ireland. So wanted to bring out for a nice meal. We were all very impressed by the quality of food. The staff , in particular the manager and Michael the waiter were very friendly and...More

Thank Livstudent2017
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

It is great to see that you had such a positive experience with us recently, I will be sure to pass your lovely feedback on to Michael and the rest of the team here at NYL Restaurant and Bar. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

It was actually a couple of months ago we stayed at NYL, took a very small baby with us and it was excellent. The room was perfect after specifying requirements for us all were met. The staff were brilliant, attentive and polite throughout. The restaurant...More

Thank Jay B
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for sharing your kind feedback with us following your visit to NYL. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your experience and I will be sure to pass on your kind feedback to the rest of the team, who I am sure...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Brought my wife and 5 month old daughter for afternoon tea for my wife's birthday and we had a lively time Staff were friendly and helpful and our baby was made to feel welcome and grown up - were lucky that she's at that stage...More

Thank Simon P
Aloft_Liverpool, NYL Supervisor at NYL Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thank you for your recent review. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed your recent experience with us, I will be sure to pass your kind feedback on to the rest of the team here at NYL Restaurant and Bar. We look forward to...More

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Hi my wife is following a gluten-free diet out of choice not necessity And I seem to recall that she was offered gluten-free bread and they were fully aware of allergen problems My wife also has problems with sulphate in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$40
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Insurance Building The Royal 1 North John Street | 1 North John Street, Liverpool L2 5QW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 294 4069
  • E-mail
Description
Inspired by the melting pot of food & culture in New York, NYL brings the best aspects of New York’s unique vibrancy to the centre of Liverpool. Set within the stunning surroundings of the former Royal Insurance Building, restored to its former glory, we’re offering an exciting mix of modern food from our award winning chef, expertly mixed cocktails, service with personality and a spectacular setting to meet with friends by day or by night. Live music is can be found in the restaurant on a Friday & Saturday Evening.
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