We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bruks Coffee Shop

1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (31 reviews)
“bubble squeak” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (310)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely cafe, decent food and price, bacon is delicious, staff members friendly, definitely returning

Thank Katy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 3 times this week.As usual staff were friendly and efficient and food excellent.A lady was taken ill whilst we were there and the staff immediately called an ambulance and attended to her.I hope she is ok.Will be back when in York later in the...More

Thank AllyB103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I imagine great coffee shops are created through love and care for your products. I never ate here. I never drank here. But when my elderly aunt was taken ill the staff directed that love and care towards her and we will remain forever thankful...More

Thank HutchinsonI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been twice now with my little one, the second time on my own. It's one of the few places I feel I can take a young child on my own and relax, the cakes are great as are the drinks selections. I have yet...More

Thank Clery2012
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in the same road for york races so literally fell upon this fantastic little cafe. The breakfasts were brilliant and set us up for the day (we visited on both the Saturday and the Sunday it was so good)! The drinks they...More

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Found this while walking around York and stopped for lunch. Very friendly staff, good food with a family feel, from the décor to the condiments.

Thank Nick P
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped for spot of light lunch and couldn’t have been more welcome. A very good choice of food that is all freshly made to order and very well priced at the same time. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel home...More

Thank AlecDSimpson
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this very welcoming cafe in York...the staff are friendly and really made us feel at home. The salted caramel shortbread went down well with the teenage boys, and the carrot cake was a hit for the fussiest of eaters...and the fruit scones were...More

Thank Mireille J
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Popped in for early lunch and a hot drink. Really enjoyed the little quirky touches. The 'animal salt and pepper pots' and 'cow pouring jug' couldn't quite work out if the cafe was going for a vintage tearoom feel as the light fitting were ultra...More

Thank yorkshiretreat
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Pleasant kid friendly place. Had toys and children's decorations. Cash only which was annoying and didn't find out until we paid. Coffee was weak and too milky. Chef as efficient and brought out the breakfast meals which were all well presented and tasty. Menu was...More

Thank Kris M
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 hotels in York
Park Inn by Radisson York
2,393 reviews
.13 miles away
The Queens Hotel
1,819 reviews
.15 miles away
Hilton York
3,142 reviews
.17 miles away
Travelodge York Central Micklegate
136 reviews
.18 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Lucky days
112 reviews
.05 miles away
My Thai
301 reviews
.07 miles away
Byron High Ousegate
623 reviews
.05 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Jorvik Viking Centre
5,366 reviews
.11 miles away
Grand Opera House
296 reviews
.09 miles away
Shambles Market
159 reviews
.08 miles away
Margaret Clitherow Shrine
58 reviews
.10 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
8 March 2017|
Response from Brukscoffeeshop | Property representative |
Hi I'm very sorry but no scarf has been found . Jo.
8 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Brukscoffeeshop | Property representative |
Hi we have had a good search round and asked all the staff but I'm sorry to say that no walking pole was left sorry hope you find it soon .
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Peter Lane, York YO1 8SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Yes we are back..... We are now Situated right in the centre of York on one of York's oldest snickleways this new cafe resides in a grade 2 listed Victorian building. Still selling all of your favourite dishes .... Sandwiches ,Paninis ,jacket potatoes ,and our famous free range locally sourced breakfasts including Bubble and Squeak & Black Pudding all made freshly to order. Cream scone , teacakes , & cake of the day .... Also a wide selection of hot & cold beverages. Offering you a warm family friendly service, please come and say hi to Jo and all the staff in our new premises.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing