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Krakatoa - CLOSED

39 Tanner Row | Next to Cedar Court Grand Hotel, York YO1 6JP, England
+44 1904 633066
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  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef rendang” (27 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (25 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Indonesian
££ - £££
39 Tanner Row | Next to Cedar Court Grand Hotel, York YO1 6JP, England
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11 - 20 of 438 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Went here last night for a date with my boyfriend. We were certainly not disappointed. The staff are extremely friendly..food is amazing as are the cocktails. My only grumble was that service was a tad slow to say the place wasnt that busy..but hey you...More

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The staff here were so friendly and chatty. Five of us sampled their menu last week. Three were delighted, but two of us chose a curry for the mains which we were assured could be milder for us. It was so hot that we could...More

Thank MidlandsDisappointed
Reviewed 10 October 2016

4 of us (2 couples) were extending our evening following a day at the races and we struggled to find anywhere that had space until we stumbled across this place. I think it was the ideal answer to be fair as it was a cuisine...More

1  Thank Dominic W
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Beautiful meal, everything we had was incredibly tasty and well cooked and the service is polite and fast.

1  Thank Natalie G
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Busy little place. We walked in without a reservation on a Friday night and we're lucky enough to get a table. Had a mixed platter for starters. Was lovely but not sure what was what as not familiar with Indonesian food. The main courses were...More

2  Thank Wirrallean
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Only popped in the off chance a table was free. And how glad I was. I nabbed the last table, service was a tad slow, but they were very busy. Price was very fair. Staff helpful. Food delicious.

1  Thank Simon C
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Would love to say 4.5 stars but I can't. Only a small place but great staff, you would walk pass and not come in looking from outside but don't be fooled. The food is fabulous the staff are very helpful I was a bit fussy...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Found this by chance enroute to Fibbers. Had a wonderful meal: great flavours, good value, lovely service.

1  Thank Jacki P
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Found by chance, and had a genuine Indonesian meal, of very high standard. Service was excellent, and choice of dishes typical of Java. Can recommend to all who want a change from Chinese and Thai food. Tucked away, but close to the Grand Hotel and...More

1  Thank Frank H
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I stumbled upon this quiet place, near the station - but in one sense miles away. The food was good but it is the unobtrusive but competent service which stands out. The kitchen accommodates vegans - but not recommended for those with nut allergies.

1  Thank seggerman
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$33
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Tanner Row | Next to Cedar Court Grand Hotel, York YO1 6JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 633066
  • E-mail
Dinner service runs from 5pm, until last orders at 10pm, Tuesday to Saturday. Close at 11pm. Takeaway available during service hours. Reservations welcome. Lunch parties considered for groups of 12+. We are a 55 seat family run restaurant (35 down/ 20 up). Krakatoa Room seats 20+. Available for group hire. We are 5 mins from the railway station and 2 mins from the bus station. Within 5 mins of all major office centres. A secret oasis with beautiful views. Hand painted interior mural, batiks, paintings and photos by artist Tim Potter (all available for sale).Falling distance form Cedar Court Grand Hotel and the Hampton by Hilton Hotel. We are fully licensed from 5pm. We do not serve the seriously intoxicated. All food is scratch made and no msg in any dish. Many vegetarian and gluten free options. Many mild and savoury dishes available. If you like it hot, add your own sambal (secret family recipe chilli paste) until the spice/ heat ratio is right for you. Rica-Rica available for 'heat-seekers.' Incredibly moreish. The kitchen is knocking it out of the park.Hope to see you soon. X
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