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Frenchgate Hotel Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
British, French, European, Gastropub
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59-61 Frenchgate, Richmond DL10 7AE, England
+44 1748 822087
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Durham, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for rest and relaxation, stayed for one night. Warm welcome given by the owner who was clearly passionate about his business and quite rightly so. Wonderful service, splendid pre-dinner drinks and exquisite food. This hotel delivered everything we could have asked for and the room had perhaps the most comfortable bed we've ever slept in. We will return.

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Thank Sue G
Stockport, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The team worked effectively to create an enjoyable evening. Drinks were served in an attractive warm room followed by a delicious meal served in a quirky dining area. Our party of four enjoyed our choices, I particularly enjoyed my salmon starter and monk fish main. We greatly enjoyed the quality of service and food at both breakfasts especially creamed porridge... More 

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Thank josephkelly2016
Wokingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Dave, I’d just like to thank you and all your staff for affording Sue & I a great welcome and for treating us like kings over the weekend. The food and wine was superlative, the staff were attentive, polite, courteous and engaging, but without being overly familiar or intrusive. As you are aware, Sue & I have spent the last... More 

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Thank Beaumop
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I love this place, I have eaten here a few times and decided to book it for my little brothers 30th birthday, I arranged the whole thing by telephone and email with David to create a set menu, he guided me step by step through the whole process. The place itself is amazing, we decided to stay and the rooms... More 

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Thank Ally A
Chester, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We had the set 3 course Menu at Frenchgate Restaurant, and it didn't disappoint.....In all honesty, I could have forgone the desert, as there was a pre-starter and a taster desert prior the the main desert......nevertheless, fine dining.

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Thank Kath C
Denver, Colorado, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

David and his staff are amazing. Excellent service starting with cocktails in the drawing room, wine parings with each course, and amazing deserts. We had the beef and pheasant and both were delicious. Was amazingly relaxing dinner and evening.

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Thank Christian H
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

the food is excellent and the team were very attentive, lovely atmosphere and the wine list complimented the meal perfectly

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Thank KimCoster
west midlands
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110 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

In a great position on a lovely cobbled street overlooking the old Abbey and just a few minutes walk into the square. The owner and staff were all very friendly and accomodating, my room, although small was clean and very nicely decorated and presented...just the ticket. Breakfast didn`t disappoint either, great quality and serving staff very nice. Definately recommend The... More 

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great stay at the Frenchgate Hotel, which holds a lovely position in Richmond. The staff were friendly, the room really comfortable and stylish, great shower and dinner and breakfast superb! 🙂

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Carmei-Yosef
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32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Right in the center of Richmond (there is parking!) a nice hotel, nice rooms, needs some maintenance (despite the owner's saying:"it's from yesterday's rain..."). Watch the restaurant prices: you pay the same 39 pounds if you eat a whole meal or just a baked potato.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$44
Cuisine
British, French, European, Gastropub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59-61 Frenchgate, Richmond DL10 7AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +44 1748 822087
  • This restaurant is at The Frenchgate Restaurant & Hotel
Description
Tucked away in quiet Frenchgate inside a former Georgian Gentlemans residence now the beautiful Frenchgate Hotel, is the stylish, 2 Rosette, Frenchgate Restaurant.Only eight candle lit tables, including Granny Todds family table, original artwork, designer tableware, crisp cotton napkins but "no stuffy white tablecloths" complete the stylish and relaxed ambience for a meal of outstanding quality.A team of talented chefs prepare fresh baked breads, home made ice creams together with ever changing menus from local, seasonal produce every day.Choose from a fixed price dinner, simple a la carte lunch or any special offer menus and you are assured of the finest dishes freshly prepared to order. Food is served in the restaurant, cocktail bar, lounge or private gardens all complimented by a "more interesting than unusual" and very reasonable wine list, including the famous Frenchgate Wine Flights and finished with something from the well stocked cocktail bar.

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