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Brilliant station pub.

A visit to York isn’t complete without stopping by and having a beer whilst waiting for a train... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matt E
via mobile
Great place.

Met up with friends here to start an afternoon in York. We nearly didn’t leave. Staff were great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ian l
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to York isn’t complete without stopping by and having a beer whilst waiting for a train. The York Tap has to be the best railway station bar in the UK. It’s selection of beers, price and setting are second to none and will...More

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met up with friends here to start an afternoon in York. We nearly didn’t leave. Staff were great friendly and conversational. The pub is roomy with plenty of seating and standing room. The selection of beers was second to none and well priced. I won’t...More

Thank ian l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Sheffield and love the Tap at the station there. The decor of this pub is maybe even more jaw-dropping. Great selection of beer, great place to visit while waiting for a train- or even if you have no train to catch it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is just off the station platform so great if your train journey has been stressful and you need a drink it’s perfect! Great selection of beer and cider and a lot of seating but it can get very busy, particularly on race days and...More

Thank 1sammi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely historic bar in York's lovely railway station, although its presence isn't obvious. I have to say the Sheffield Tap in Sheffield railway station just has the edge on both loveliness and on the fine pork pies too. But perhaps that's only fair. After...More

Thank duisdeil
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Owners need to do something about service here . Visited last night . Not busy . Three bar staff on . Disinterested unfriendly and pain to serve you . Beer slopped in front of you . Not just me . They managed to do the...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

An original British railway station bar is a wonderful thing. There are many still in use around the country and this one at York’s spectacular station is a fantastic example. The room is light and spacious with dark wood panelling and red leather seating. The...More

Thank Citizenandrew
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Seems like the sort of establishment that’s barely changed the way it operates in fifty or so years. Has so much old school charm, a great selection of pints too. Sit here with a pint of dark beer and a pork pie and soak it...More

Thank The_Gastro_Gnome
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I visited here with my parents before catching a train from York Station, and we enjoyed two pints of real ale each. Excellent selection of real ales on draft at reasonable prices. A great character building too, and well worth a visit.

Thank JakeYork
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We arrived at York Railway Station from Leeds to go to the race's and we made an immediate beeline to the York Tap as we had read the rave reviews about this bar and we were not disappointed in any way about our visit. The...More

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