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Tower's Restaurant

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1 Tower Street, York YO1 9WD, England
+44 1904 648111
Today
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 11:00
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 10:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 11:00
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York
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last Saturday, I went to the theatre, but unfortunately wasn't able to eat there, so went looking. As it was the time of day when most shop restaurants were closing, I found myself at the Hilton and went into the Tower's Restaurant. The bar staff were very efficient, and came with a menu. I ordered a beef and ale pie... More 

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Thank Gerry F
Gainsborough, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Excellent range of different salads and lovely Eton Mess. Sitting overlooking the beautiful Cliffords Tower which is flood lit at night give a lovely ambiance. Friendly unobrusive staff

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Thank nortonfen
York, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

I was staying in the hotel and tried the Restaurant for dinner. Food and service awesome - so much so that I over tipped. one word of warning - they seem to keep the doors from the hotel reception to the Bar/Restaurant closed so it may look closed even when open. Best steak I had in a long time.

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Thank Amsterdam602
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We received a dinner date voucher for Christmas which included an offer for the Hilton restaurant for a 3 course meal for 2 including a champagne cocktail. We booked it as a treat while we were on a mini -break but were a bit apprehensive and not really looking forward to it, but ended up having a really good time.... More 

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Thank Bexxie11
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel with our toddler so booked a table here for dinner as it was easiest. When we arrived the restaurant was freezing, almost empty and then the waiter took us to a table. Although they had a children's menu we were not made to feel welcome with our daughter. The menu options were very limited... More 

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Thank Gillian A
York, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

First visit, I had reviewed the menu ahead of time being quite a fussy eater and was pleased to find a few options to pick from. I went for the goats cheese and beetroot ravioli - bloomin' lovely. The others were pleased with their mixture of sandwiches and choose your own topping pizza too. The service was great and the... More 

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Thank Jodie T
Gateshead
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176 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Great service both in the bar and the restaurant. I would have preferred more veggie choices but in the end I found something I liked so no problems.

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Thank Lesley D
england
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Part of the Hilton hotel I was hoping to have a nice restaurant meal with husband but this has changed to an over priced fast food menu, burgers etc.

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Thank mozza2716
Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Not a good hotel. I would expect 4 stars from the Hilton. Long waits between courses, (45 mins between starter and main course.) Food expensive and not very tasty and bland. Not up to temperature sometimes.

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Thank John W
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We have eaten twice here and can say the food is amazing, the staff and atmosphere is friendly and relaxed, cant wait to come again.

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Thank marie s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$39
Cuisine
British, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 11:00
Monday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 10:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 10:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 10:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:00
07:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Tower Street, York YO1 9WD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 648111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?