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US$15 - US$22
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Bar, Pub
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Drinks as smooth as his afro and her charm Served by Chloe and Sean. Chloe was the most beautiful and attentive lady of the mead that I have ever encountered. Sean has the softest afro I have ever touched and I have touched lots

Date of visit: September 2021
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Matt, Owner at Valhalla York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Haha, thanks for the great review! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had promised ourselves a visit to this pub when booking a city break to York and we ended up coming back twice! What a Rocking place this is with super friendly staff. We tried some local ales and a huge plate [ sorry block...of wood] of cheese, meats and veggies.. music by popular Rock bands plays in the background and we love the authentic décor! faux fur throws, cushions, benches, ram skulls on the wall, Viking helmets etc. Most excellent !!More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Matt, Owner at Valhalla York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you Susan!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place! Indoors was nice and cool while it was very hot outside. The decor is amazing and looks very authentic, even the graffiti in the toilets is written in runes. Brilliant atmosphere, great drinks. The staff were all very friendly, great at suggesting new...drinks (Severed Hand and ginger ale was brilliant), they were even very tolerant of loud emotional outbursts when I realised the people at the next table were old friends I'd not seen in over 10 years (sorry). The music was good, and I got a bottle of fancy mead to take home. Best pub in York.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Matt, Owner at Valhalla York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Amazing food, great beer, awesome rock music and such lovely staff. This place is a little golden nugget hidden away in York. We were here lunch time and I have a feeling we’re going to be back tonight! Try the Odin platter. You won’t...be disappointedMore

Date of visit: September 2021
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Matt, Owner at Valhalla York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place. As do many others as the queues outside indicate. Super staff, really friendly and helpful. Great atmosphere. Varied music which is pleasant and the sharing platters provide great pub food. Visited York for the weekend and was in this pub every day...across the weekend.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Matt, Owner at Valhalla York, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review AQ1975. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

well lets put it this way. just returned from 4 days in york and visit valhalla 2 times each day. was excellent bar service. gave some much information and the drinks and mead. sean on of the barman was so good got to the point...the he remembered are faces and already knew what drink we wanted. cant wait to go backMore

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well where do I start. Absolutely fantastic place to stop by for drinks. Very friendly and helpful staff. Great selection of drinks, brilliant music, not to mention a great atmosphere.. You would be hard pressed to find a better place to go to in York....10/10 every time.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My group of 5 was minding our own business having some drinks when we were told leave as quick as possible (we weren’t even allowed to finish our drinks). Apparently the reasoning for this was we’d gone to the toilet too much? What does that...even mean? I didn’t go to the toilet once? It was also table service and when I went to the bar asking for a straw (because nobody was coming to our table) they were extremely rude. Also had to ask twice. Didn’t realise that grabbing some straws from behind the bar was such a hard task. Other than that: great location and I liked the German Pilsner they had on.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little pub, really makes you feel like you’re in an old viking hall, great music play list aswell if you like rock music, the food platters are amazing and all locally sourced, and the Valhalla IPA is really refreshing on a warm day, can...really let out your inner viking and drink a range of different meads out of a horn, would definitely recommend to all viking enthusiasts, we will always come here whenever we visit YorkMore

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for drinks and it's a great quirky setting with a great playlist full of rock and metal classics. We did not order the food but it did look delicious. A recommended pit stop on your way out of the shambles.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Frank T
15 August 2021|
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Response from ILJ- York F | Property representative |
Yes Valhalla is dog friendly 👍
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lorraineandmogley
18 June 2021|
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Response from valhallayork | Property representative |
Hello there, apologies for the late reply. We are walk ins only at Valhalla so it's just first come first serve.
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7 July 2019|
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Response from valhallayork | Property representative |
Hi Laura, yes under 18s are welcome in Valhalla each day until 20:00.
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Valhalla York is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5