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Society Lounge and Bar

1 Rougier Street, York YO1 6HZ, England
+44 1904 625438
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good0%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible18%
22 Apr 2017
“Requests ignored”
10 Mar 2015
“Comfy lounge for coffee - better than the big chains”
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07:00 - 19:00All hours
1 Rougier Street, York YO1 6HZ, England
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Despite a request for the popular song, the wobble, the DJs were irresponsible, even abusive. Poor establishment

Thank Marie J
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Met a colleague for an early morning coffee in this place he suggested. Welcoming staff, but the place was pretty empty - coffee was as you would expect, no better than anywhere else. Best bit was the place was quiet and the chairs were comfy,...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 4 October 2014

This was one of the bars that we had to go for during our Battle of the Halls pub crawl. It was the second to last bar, and the bouncers gave us the most trouble here. I don't know if that was their fault or...More

1  Thank Arial B
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Wanted a quickish lunch where there would definitely be somewhere to sit down and in York in the school holidays more favoured haunts were all busy. The choice of sandwiches, paninis and cold drinks was a bit limited, but the toasted bun was nice. There...More

3  Thank Alison W
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Lovely to sit out with a drink and the sunshine to sit out and watch the world go by, staff all friendly.

1  Thank shelley B
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We have been in society during the day and it was great, however this is not a place for couples on a night as a girl wouldn't leave my boyfriend alone. She knew we were a couple but she had no respect. It seems a...More

Thank smartieface
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Dancing, Drinks, Atmosphere is all here. Good deals on shots, different areas within and room to move about.

Thank Neilly1967
Reviewed 5 April 2014

It may have nice day staff but the evening staff are rude and belligerent and when asked to speak to the manager their attitude was even worse making snide and sarcastic remarks. Would not go to any place owned by this company again for anything,...More

Thank Anewdawn15
Reviewed 7 February 2014

Nicest coffee shop in York by far, fresh sandwiches and really nice cake for afters! The staff were very friendly and knew their coffee well when I asked what they would recommend. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone visiting York.

1  Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 26 January 2014

So glad society is now on trip advisor, I have been wanting to leave a review for a while now so that I can spread the word. I came to york for a day out, as I often do, and the city centre was overbearing!...More

Thank Matt G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rougier Street, York YO1 6HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 625438
  • E-mail
Open from 7am for Barista prepared coffees and soft drinks, House prepared sandwiches and paninis, cakes, pastries and snacks abailable all day. Evening cocktails and a wide selection of beverages can be taken on the terrace. A reputation as a late night bar and dancing venue creates a bar that suits all. Sky sports is shown on 12 hd screens
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