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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Outlet Mall
“York's designer outlet has a vast array of designer shops at good prices as well as a food hall and childresns play area. ”
  • 28 locals recommend
“With gorgeous views of the river, this is the perfect place to enjoy a drink or two! ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Permanent David Hockney exhibition. Lovely bookshop, great diner for lunch. Various shops including high end home furnishings, outdoor wear and equipment and jewellery. Interesting local history exhibition too. Great spot for chilling out. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Leeds's Victoria Gate shopping centre, recently named as the best in the world at a prestigious international awards ceremony in France, features a flagship John Lewis store and many prestigious brands.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
“High-end dining with small plates of incredible fusion food. Expect to pay c. £50-60 a head, but it’s worth it!”
  • 14 locals recommend
“Brewery tour gives a great insight into not just making ale but the Black Sheep Brewery's place in Masham history - and the bistro is great for a meal after - or before!”
  • 10 locals recommend
Food Truck
“Lively, colourful shopping centre space housing global street food restaurants and pop-up carts.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Beer Shop
“Hidden gem on Stonegate - access is up the stairs through a specialist liquor shop”
  • 24 locals recommend
“Choose one of the hundreds of cocktails on offer (Eva's favourite is The Battenberg) before taking a seat outside along the wall mural or stumble up the wonky staircase to sit on a four poster bed looking over the bustling Harry Potter style streets of York. You'll be sure to meet some interesting characters here. Johnny Depp gives it a thumbs up!”
  • 15 locals recommend
“Best Italian in Harrogate by far! Authentic small plate menu, daily changing menu, very passionate about their food!”
  • 15 locals recommend
“Delicious and inventive Spanish food - book if you want to eat mid-evening! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
“Another one of our favourites! The Orchid is just fantastic Thai food in a great setting. There is also a cocktail bar above the restaurant in the Studley Hotel for pre dinner drinks. The Bang Bang Chicken is a must!!”
  • 11 locals recommend
“A popular spot with locals. Hearty portions of Modern British food and a great atmosphere.”
  • 10 locals recommend
“Just a short walk out of town to Bishopthorpe Road area you will find a bustling high street with plenty of places to eat and do a spot of local grocery shopping. Angel on the Green, a converted bike shop still has a repair service and small area with bike accessories. A local independent place to relax and enjoy a drink and something to eat. They always offer a specials board with light bites and something a little more substantial. Try the fish finger sandwich.....fresh light battered fish goujons between two thick slices of soda bread! Delicious! Homemade food, with something for everyone.”
  • 12 locals recommend
“Small bistro, with high standards. Small garden alongside the City walls for those rare sunny days!”
  • 10 locals recommend
“Great local Italian restaurant with friendly service. Family friendly. Takeaway pizzas also available.”
  • 8 locals recommend