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28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
+44 1904 612744
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

We have eaten at Rustique a number of times & have never been disappointed. Last nights meal however, was definitely its best yet! The 5 of us ate from the a la carte & enjoyed a selection of starters; deliciously light filo parcels of goats...More

Thank Red50008
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We (my wife and I) decided to book Rustique in Castlegate due to its handy near our accommodation as seen on Google maps and had no time to research it. We arrived and was immediately shown to a table upstairs in a very warm and...More

Thank edwardw418
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Was our 2nd visit to this restaurant and food was excellent however when I rang to book I told them it was our Anniversary and was told they would do something nice for us but on the night did nothing which was bit disappointing as...More

Thank Joan S
Reviewed 27 November 2015

The only disappointment was that the staff had no record of our telephone booking of a table for four. However, the waitress managed to find us a suitable table and everything after that was great. In typical French fashion, there was a choice of the...More

Thank dickcoleman60
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

Always awesome food, value and ambience. No complaints at all. Only criticism I could ever garner is sometimes you feel a little hurried off the table but that's fussiness because I enjoy it so much and wanna STAY!

Thank ClockOnTheWall
Reviewed 26 November 2015

Excellent French food in the ambiance and style of Cafe Rouge-but much much better. Will revisit soon.

Thank DCET
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Extremely disappointed with our recent visit to this restaurant - the food on offer was of a very poor standard and part of the reason for this is that the restaurant gives the words 'fast food' a new meaning. We opted for the two course...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Went with a group of friends, some of whom were more price sensitive. We all enjoyed a good quality two course meal from their £15 fixed price menu and everyone was more than satisfied. Service was friendly and efficient. To sum up, not the best...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times and every time is the same, excellent food, excellent staff and a very fair price. Looking forward to going back.

Thank Fooodfighters
Reviewed 24 November 2015

What a marvellous night at this typical French Restaurant,packed but fortunately had booked,the service was attentive and quick. The food was a gastronomic delight,well presented hot and very tasty. Extensive Menu with all tastes catered for.the bill came to £150 for 6 of us 3courses...More

Thank Taylor205
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Response from boot_the_poet | Reviewed this property |
Couldn’t remember but Google says yes!
yvonne k
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Response from cgcheetham | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 min walk if that..! Put it into google maps you'll see
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Castlegate, York YO1 9RP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 612744
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