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Russells of Coppergate

26 Coppergate, York YO1 9NR, England
+44 1904 644330
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (18 reviews)
“custard” (8 reviews)
“lovely carvery” (14 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
26 Coppergate, York YO1 9NR, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We called at Russell’s of Coppergate after being recommended by friends. There was a small queue which meant a short wait. Once seated, drinks were ordered, we were given time to look at the menu before our waitress returned. My husband I both had a...More

Thank Smokief
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very small hot plates. Small pans of swede, frozen peas, red cabbage, dry broad beans and lumpy mashed potatoes. There were some leeks and roast potatoes near meats which I went back for after seeing other choice of vegetables. Two small slices of meat, this...More

Thank joolsthemules
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow!!!! What a gorgeous Carvery we had here, so much to eat and so lovely, great choice of vegetables as well. Great Service!! A really lovely not rushed experience.

Thank JaxB123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a Friday night would have expected a carvery to be busy but this place was the exact opposite and it is easy to see why with the food very average. I am a fan of a knickerbocker glory but one made up of ice...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fairly basic carvery in the city centre, lunches offered at £14.99 two courses£ 17.99 three courses The food is OK if a bit on the basic side. The staff are friendly and helpful. Lots of internal steps especially to the toilets. I would go...More

Thank JCDurkin8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bit disappointed to find that this place closes for lunch, came all the way from Whitby for the day, got there for a bout 3pm to find that it was closed and would RE open again at 5:30, surely a place like this would stay...More

Thank Em B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here with my Father-in-law on a visit to York to celebrate his 90th birthday. The first requirement was accessibility for a wheelchair and this was satisfied. We were shown to a suitable table and attended to very well throughout by a lovely member...More

Thank Stephen O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was very nice, but I've actually burnt my tongue because the potato was too hot. I'm still bleeding from the burnt

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here yesterday for dinner, we're seated really quickly but then had to wait over 20 minutes before our order was taken. Three other families came in after us and two of them got served before us. Three of the four of us ordered jacket...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terrible food we had buffet, meat very dry roast potatoes taste like they've been kept warm for hours , mash tastes like instant mash stuffing tast vile and veg not a lot of choice Yorkshire pudding soggy gravey and whole meal luke warm never eat...More

Thank jason h
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Coppergate, York YO1 9NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 644330
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