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The Walnut Tree

$$ - $$$, British,
73 Heworth Village, York YO31 1AN, England
+44 1904 438888
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
73 Heworth Village, York YO31 1AN, England
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We booked a table as there was 4 adults one child and a baby. We received a warm welcome and directed to our table. The service was great , plenty of waiting time between ordering and food arriving. There's a main menu, specials , and...More

Thank YorkWoody
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for your very kind words. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 7 March 2018

From the moment I walked in I felt very welcome. The staff behind the bar were friendly, polite and welcoming. As a female sat on her own waiting for my friend to arrive, I did not feel awkward at all (which I have done in...More

Thank Diane C
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for your very kind words. It’s really important to us that we are female friendly, so this review to us is priceless.

Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This is a very good place to have some food and some beers. They have various halls and even board games if you want to play something.

1  Thank TemporaryPassenger
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Thought we'd try as heard it had new owners...Went for food with a friend and it was nice and tasty although bar drinks was very expensive after all it is only a pub & found it had york city centre prices but nowhere near as...More

2  Thank Leeleel313
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi Leeleel, thank you for taking time to leave your review and glad you enjoyed your meal. We believe our prices to be very competitive for a tenanted Pub. We are not part of any large chain unlike some of the ‘modern places’ in town,...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Another great meal tonight, great value for money on the 2 dine for £10! Quick service Highly recommend

2  Thank claire180606
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi Claire. Thank you for your lovely review. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

I attended The Walnut Tree the evening of 27th December in a party of eight family members. I had booked a table some weeks before but this was not really necessary as we were the only people in the restaurant. We had a couple of...More

1  Thank David F G
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi David, Thank you for your kind words. Apologies for the delay in responding, we have only just had the permissions given from Trip Advisor to do so. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Visited here at the beginning of December after been in the city Center and it been heaving with Christmas shoppers we wanted somewhere a bit quieter to eat. On arrival landlord welcoming. The bar is so much brighter with the new lick of paint and...More

Thank CKobsessive
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi CKobsessive. Thank you very much for your kind words. We are so glad you enjoyed your lunch. Apologies for the late response, but we have only just been given the rights to respond. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We have visit our local twice for food now since new owners. Well done! Much nicer atmosphere. The food is delicious.

1  Thank Jayne B
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Thank you Jayne for your kind words. Glad you enjoyed your food. Apologies for the late response. But we have only just been given the rights to do so. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Got to be said, new owners haven’t been in too long but they have turned this pub around already! Food is great and the atmosphere is just what you would want from a local pub!

1  Thank claire180606
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi Claire. Thanks for the great review. Apologies for the late response, but we have only just been given the rights to reply. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch - it was disappointing. Some food was luke warm, beef & gravy poor, apple crumble not good. Found the menu a bit confusing - implied one charge for 3 courses but all actually cost separately. So was expensive for what you...More

2  Thank 7kath
Waddo62, Owner at The Walnut Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2018

Hi 7kath. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I believe that this was the first week that our kitchen was open after we took over the pub. It is inevitable that new businesses will have teething problems, however since your visit...More

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they serve food from 12pm - 3pm on a sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Heworth Village, York YO31 1AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 438888
  • E-mail
Description
A traditional pub serving fine cask ales and premium lager. We have a great selection of wines and spirits and great home cooked food. Dogs are welcome in the bar area and I the garden. Children are welcome in the lounge and until 9pm. We have a speed quiz every Thursday, and show sports on Sky TV. We have been Cask Marque accredited. You can follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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