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Ambiente Tapas Fossgate

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Style: buzzing, lively, stylish, industrial feel restaurant with open theatre kitchen Size: 120 covers Good for: large parties and school groups, special occasions, quick lunches, formal dinners, conferences, access to Barbican, Hotel 53, the Shambles, York walls and popular bars
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Mediterranean, Spanish
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time here the staff were very friendly and helpful .the service was very good,really enjoyed our tapas lots of choice.excellent wine and loved the restaurant,nice atmosphere.good price .

Thank Sandie M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have never been to York before, we did our research with Trip adviser. It lived up to its ratings in every way. We were looked after by Melissa, she gave us just the right attention and tapas advice. We had a mix of vegetable...More

Thank oliverr_11
Reviewed 2 days ago

The restaurant was very busy on our Saturday night visit to York, however i still don't feel this in an excuse for the quality level of the dish's. We had a selection of Scotch egg, Pork Belly Stew, Calamari, Chicken, Aubergine and a couple of...More

Thank Aimeevga17
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited here on a midweek getaway for lunch. Food was lovely and both food and drinks were very reasonably priced on the lunch menu. Restaurant was lovely and couldn’t fault the service. Highly recommend and will definitely return the next time I’m in York.

Thank 763jodiea
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a very wet night found this restaurant lovely warm inside with warm welcome from staff.Staff gave good advice on selection of tapas dishes and drinks Chose seven dishes which came well presented and hot all were extremely tasty with different sauces

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner came here for our anniversary. We were unsure of which wine to choose so the waitress gave us samples to help us decide. We were feeling particularly greedy and ordered 8 tapas dishes between us. We were not disappointed. Each dish...More

Thank Copeity
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here as a group of 7 on a Saturday evening. The food was amazing and I can't fault it. There is a great range of vegetarian options and everything was presented well. The staff were very friendly but everything was very slow. One...More

Thank Emmy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Ambiente this weekend on a couples weekend, initially we booked a slot but turned up 30 minutes earlier due to the numbers of people around the city. The manager had no issues fitting us in earlier which was great. The staff were great,...More

Thank warren126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food, great atmosphere. The night was made special by Mitch. Who delivered chocolate, despite it not being on the menu. #aboveandbeyond #thxmitch

Thank jop287
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great choice on menu. Staff friendly and efficient despite restaurant being really busy. Suggest three dishes each as plenty.

Thank 538timd
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