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The Bari

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15 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ, England
+44 1904 633807
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (61 reviews)
“doughnuts” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
15 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant in my twenties and have to admit I still love it in my fifties as my sister and I paid a return visit for a trip down memory lane. The calzone pizza didn't disappoint but the filling was a little less and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Admittedly we had not been to this restaurant in a very long time but not out of choice as we had good meals there previously. We visited this time as we were in the area and thought it would be okay but sadly we were...More

Thank Adrian K
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a stroll in the afternoon we spotted this restaurant and decide to try the early bird 6.95 main. The place has a great atmosphere and ambience, actual Italians serve and are polite and helpful. We received our mains and that is where the fun...More

Thank Chapmanc123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all let's get the good out of the way, they do a coffee and doughnut deal in the morning and early afternoon which is good value at £2.40. Now the bad, night time must be totally different to the morning in this place...More

Thank Karl H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant in York do not recommend found the pizza under cooked and tasteless The chips the same for Calamari soggy the prawns not good I feel these restaurants give Italian food a bad reputation which is a shame as Italian food when...More

Thank joebenPeterborough
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Visited The Bari today with family and had a terrible meal. We waited half an hour for our food and when it came it was very disappointing. What a pity, it used to be so good.

Thank SuzyGooch
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited yesterday evening, we fancied using a proper Italian vs chains. The welcome wasn't overly warm. The pasta with mussels didn't appear to have any mussels, pizza used what appeared to be chicken thigh meat, which wasn't very nice, had some...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We ate here on a chip to York expecting a homely small Italian but were disappointed. Decor needs updating. Service was slow and lacked warmth I would expect in an Italian restaurant. Food was not the best - we ordered garlic bread which was stodgy...More

Thank BamBambi
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in for an early evening meal. They made us feel very welcome, did not book and they got us a table straight away, bit near to the cutlery drawer and got distracting at time but someone has to sit there. I had the lasagne,...More

Thank YorkieDJ
Reviewed 6 April 2017

we went as an 8 and didn't book so easily got a table. We arrived as soon as it opened at 5 so got the early bird deal of any pizza or pasta for £6.95 or £4.95 for children. We all had pizzas, and garlic...More

Thank ha44a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
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10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Shambles, York YO1 7LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 633807