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Kennedys Bar & Restaurant

1 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX, England
+44 1904 620222
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We recently had our works Christmas party here, we hired out the upstairs. Such a lovely venue, there was 2/3 people on the bar at all times whom served our party only, with the toilets and terrace being located upstairs the staff had to send...More

Thank Alexa O
Reviewed 5 days ago

Was very friendly atmosphere great food and a great choice of drinks with music and great and friendly service from the staffMore

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Thank Phillip L
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi 'Phillip L' Thanks for your great review, we really appreciate it! Delighted to see you chose Kennedy's as your venue for food and drinks on your day visit to York. Even more so that you had a great time. I will be passing your...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited here in the summer as a family and had lunch on the outside terrace. We visited again for drinks in December and would thoroughly recommend it. We look forward to going back.More

Thank LuluSmith2014
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello 'LuluSmith2014' What a wonderful review, its lovely to see you returned for a second time as your first visit was so great. Even more lovely to see you had a fabulous experience in both seasons, with our sun trap terrace lunches in the summer,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Friday afternoon about 1545, we entered Kennedy's we left at 1645 hungry and disappointed. After being shown to our table we ordered a drink and after about 10/15 mins we ordered our food having given good consideration on what was on offer. The place was...More

Thank plushdragon
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi 'plushdragon' Saddened to hear your experience with us wasn't pleasant. At this time of year we are extremely busy with large Christmas party bookings, as expected they do get merry, we do however try our best and ask everyone to keep noise levels down...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very friendly, food was excellent and we would defiantly go there again when we are in York next.

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Thank natsg2003
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello 'natsg2003' Thank you for taking the time to review us. I am delighted to read your Kennedy's experience was 5 star worthy! We look forward to seeing you when your next in York. Best Wishes, Karen

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunch great food and atmosphere JT provided a friendly professional service 👍 50% off some foods but would happily pay 100% it was so good 👍🥂More

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Thank Jane W
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 'Jane W' I know how important girly Christmas meet ups can be so I'm absolutely delighted to read your ladies Christmas lunch was great, I will pass your lovely comments on to JT. Even better that you took advantage of our 50% off Mondays....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely friendly and helpful staff (Adam was great) and fresh hot food, went on 1st Dec 2017....fab mulled wine, but very little Christmas decorations up so a bit lacking in Christmas atmosphere....More

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Thank gbab2015
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello 'gbab2015' Delighted to read you enjoyed our food and mulled wine, I will pass on your wonderful feedback to Adam and the kitchen staff. Unfortunately we have had to reduce the amount of decorations up this year due to merry customers liking to take...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Poped in for breakfast. Veggie options. Good atmosphere. Shame about the low lampshade areas. avoid if you can. I head butted it s couple of times. Good pricedMore

Thank DanielGizmo
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello 'DanielGizmo' Thank you for sharing your thoughts, very much appreciated. Also lovely to see we could cater for you, we like to have a range of vegetarian options on the menu, so there is something for everyone :) Sorry to hear about the lampshades!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small group of us came here for lunch. Staff were very friendly and helpful. There was a good choice on the menu and the food was lovely. I would definately recommend coming here.More

Thank Sue B
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi 'Sue B' Thank you so much for your thoughts and a bigger thanks for the 5 stars!! Very happy to read you enjoyed your Kennedy's experience. I will be passing your lovely feedback onto the front of house and kitchen staff. We do hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant food excellent service we return her for lunch and dinner time and again always a friendly face and attentive staff very polite and respectful love the chips 👍More

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Thank peterendacott
Karen W, Owner at Kennedys Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello 'peterendacott' WOW! I'm very delighted to read you thought the food was so excellent at lunch you returned for more for dinner. I will absolutely pass your wonderful feedback onto the front of house and kitchen staff. I love the chips too!! A warm...More

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Hi Krusty the clown, sorry if you where asked to leave, however it is not a circus.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 03:00
Saturday
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Little Stonegate, York YO1 8AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 620222
  • E-mail
Description
Kennedy's Bar and Restaurant is unique to York, set in the quarter, just a stone's throw from York Minster, Kennedy's offers a stylish and modern setting for people to drink and dine, and features a roof top sun terrace, a contemporary ground floor bar and dance floor. Kennedy's pride themselves on relaxed friendly service and freshly prepared food.
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