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Bruks Coffee Shop

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$$ - $$$
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1 Peter Lane | York, York YO1 8SW, England
10:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Fri 10:00 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am from York but don't live there now. When I visit my mum we love to go to this great cafe. Sometimes we go with my children too. It's always great. The staff are friendly and helpful. The food is lovely. Panini's, jacket potatoes, brunch style dishes, always lots of specials - amazing cakes and great coffee, tea in... More 

Thank Alli S
York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum, sister and I often come here for lunch or afternoon coffee and cake. Definitely a place to visit to break the shopping up.

Thank Hep91
South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking for a quiet tea room during very busy Christmas fayre weekend. We found this little gem down a side street near the city centre stalls. Friendly staff with lovely food. We had leek and potato soup with crusty bread followed by the biggest piece of Christmas cake and cheese I have ever seen. Delicious! Would recommend

Thank theresa502
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

As the title suggests, myself & my friends often have lunch out & this café is definitely amongst our favourites! We had the Christmas special sandwich yesterday, heaven on a plate, absolutely delicicious

Thank Lisa M
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We were Christmas shopping and wanted a mid morning break. We had orange hot chocolate and mince pie with sponge top and clotted cream. It was absolutely gorgeous and to die for! The cafe was tucked down a little side street and was well worth the visit. It has lots of beautiful cakes, snacks and other meals. It's got plenty... More 

Thank judy_butler261
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We stumbled on this place whilst visiting the city. We stopped in for breakfast and were very impressed. Quality of the food was good and staff are excellent. I would recommend anyone to come here.

Thank Andrew H
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Friendly & welcoming food is fantastic. We would not go anywhere else. Thank you Jo & staff. Look for the sign BRUKS

Thank Georgina N
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent cafe. Great little find. Lovely food, great service and atmosphere. Would definitely go back.

Thank Thefenwicks
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101 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice menu with varied items and staff very amiable. Coffee good and facilities clean. Good place to stop for lunch that isn't the same chain

Thank Jennette A
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

went today after walking around my husband found it.. just down the side of h samuels .. takes cash only which was fine for us. had the delicious cakes all 3 of us very accommodating not rushed they even brought over connect 4 for us to play on cafe is both family friendly couples good for everyone so much better... More 

Thank l0nny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Peter Lane | York, York YO1 8SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
Yes we are back..... We are now Situated right in the centre of York on one of York's oldest snickleways this new cafe resides in a grade 2 listed Victorian building. Still selling all of your favourite dishes .... Sandwiches ,Paninis ,jacket potatoes ,and our famous free range locally sourced breakfasts including Bubble and Squeak & Black Pudding all made freshly to order. Cream scone , teacakes , & cake of the day .... Also a wide selection of hot & cold beverages. Offering you a warm family friendly service, please come and say hi to Jo and all the staff in our new premises.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?