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Gatehouse Coffee

Walmgate, York YO1 9UB, England
+44 1904 464050
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“paninis” (17 reviews)
“cake” (13 reviews)
10:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Walmgate, York YO1 9UB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great coffee. They can make you anything, like iced coffee, or include almond or soy milk too. Wifi avail. Cook tshirts for 10£ each. We heard stories of parents born here in the house. The outside terrace has only been around 3 years, and it's...More

Thank WalkingInLA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During our short visit to York, on the walk-in to town we saw the small coffee shop which is inside one of the towers built into the castle walls. It’s got a lovely cosey feel to it, outside seating also further up on the top...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place with great rooftop terrace and friendly staff. Lovely cakes and perfect location. Must go

Thank Callum_ah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good coffee here and a lovely place to sit outside in good weather. Friendly staff and good service. Will return on next York visit.

Thank Fravellist
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This is my favorite coffee shop in all of York! The drinks are all amazing (I've loved every one I've tried from the London fog to the hot chocolate to the turmeric latte and the chi latte) and decently priced. The location within the city...More

Thank Courtney T
Reviewed 28 May 2018

If you love your history, you need to drop in here for a coffee or tea. This is actually part of the city wall and has a roof terrace, which gives you some nice views.

Thank Urssie
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Sitting high above the road sipping turmeric latte was amazing. You don't even have to walk along the walls to reach here - although that is great fun, too.

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We came across this lovely coffe stop on our walk around the walls of York. The coffee was lovely and the table out on the ramparts was ideal. Well worth a stop.

Thank Bev C
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I are always on the hunt for unique and memorable spots to visit whilst travelling. During our short stay in York we came across the Gatehouse, a beautifully hidden gem in the heart of the city amongst the rich historical ruins. It's...More

1  Thank Toni B
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

First impression was that this is the coolest coffee shop we have ever been in! And then we tasted the coffee which was top notch. 10/10 on all aspects, staff, coffee, atmosphere and price.

1  Thank Fionan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Walmgate, York YO1 9UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 464050
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