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Samphire Bistro - CLOSED

84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
+44 1765 600015
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
30 Sep 2014
“Long gone”
17 Apr 2014
“Sorry to see you go!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 30 September 2014

This was a great restaurant but has been closed for several months and replaced by a café serving tea.

Thank SMK850
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Without doubt Samphire served the best food in Ripon. Always fresh, well cooked, beautifully presented and reasonably priced. Desserts were a work of art. I do understand the reasoning behind the closure and wish all of the staff the very best and thank them for...More

Thank dustieYorkshire
Reviewed 15 April 2014

When Samphire was here, it was good, the food was good and they had the loveliest steaks in existence. A shame it closed and I don't know the reason why. The people serving there were always friendly and helpful, I repeat, it's a shame it...More

2  Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 30 March 2014

Having been to eat here 6 or 7 times last year and always been excellent its a shame that such a good little restaurant has closed.

1  Thank djemmo
Reviewed 26 February 2014

I had an excellent Sunday Roast here with friends and we all enjoyed the great food. The staff are friendly and attentive. I kept meaning to visit again but haven't got round to it and was saddened to learn that the bistro is closing. I...More

Thank johno672
Reviewed 23 February 2014

It is with great sadness that we have only just found Samphire as we were told that it is closing very soon. It seems odd then that I should write a review but just wanted to share this with the staff in particular. Firstly there...More

Thank DebJ66
Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

We love going to Samphire. Great Food, Great Staff. Lovely Atmosphere. We adore the Seafood Platter! Always pleasantly surprised by the bill too :)

1  Thank FoodyNorthYorkshire
Reviewed 1 January 2014 via mobile

Visited twice now! Service is friendly and laid back, always feels welcoming. Food is always tasty and is presented really well, although I do like my food really hot sometimes I've experienced mine to be warm but its so tasty it's gone within minutes... Desserts...More

Thank Gracey92
Reviewed 8 December 2013 via mobile

Very pleasantly surprised at how good the whole experience was. Great choice on the menu, really well cooked and presented. Side salads were delicious and great choice of wine under £25. Would rew and will go back again. Cheers Samphire

Thank all683
Reviewed 1 December 2013

I've eaten in this restaurant a few times now. Friendly staff, nice atmosphere, scrumptious food. I have had the crayfish salad starter twice now and it is a work of art as well as being delicious. I've had the steak for mains as well as...More

Thank Love nice food S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$26
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 North Street, Ripon HG4 1DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Ripon
  • Phone Number: +44 1765 600015
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Description
Samphire Bistro is dedicated to drawing out the best food that the Yorkshire Dales and Vale of York have to offer and serving it up as a unique, memorable dining experience.Located on the vibrant North Street of the historic Cathedral City of Ripon, the Samphire atmosphere evolves throughout the day from a relaxed and social setting into a more lively and adventurous evening menu and ambiance.Our Head chef is also the owner with extensive experience and a passion for creating good food. The restaurant is open daily for dinner, with an Early Bird offer Tuesday to Saturday.Because we believe in wining and dining, occasionally we have live music in the evenings compatible with the dining experience.To ensure our music caters to everyone’s individual taste we keep things neutral with a combination of classic eclectic sounds combined with modern favourites that everyone knows and loves.
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