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The Rook and Gaskill Inn

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Fantastic selection of beers

We called in here after going to a show at the barbican on a Friday evening. We didn’t have... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
mbellamy71
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bradford
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Very good Sunday mid afternoon visit

Obviously quite a quiet time to visit and there was no blaring music! Very helpful barman for... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
R N
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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12 Lawrence Street, York YO10 3WP, England
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Obviously quite a quiet time to visit and there was no blaring music! Very helpful barman for directions to the station. A huge range of ales available. Useful if slightly tacky outside rear seating area. Indoors it was smart and clean

Thank R N
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I didn't visit all the pubs in York but of those I did this was the best for choice of cask and keg. Friendly, knowledgeable service. Didn't try the food. A good atmosphere.

Thank DavidCarolKt
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I live local to the rook and gaskill and whilst never a regular visitor I have in the past enjoyed popping in here for a pint after work or on the way home after a few drinks in town. So after a few drinks around...More

Thank exiledleyther
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Was having a lovely evening with a large group of friends and we went to Rook & Gaskill where we spent a fair bit of money between us. Noticed a man in a checked shirt staring at us - admittedly we weren't being quiet, but...More

Thank AmJam22
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Lots of great pubs in York, but despite its extensive selection of draught ales and ciders, I don't regard this as one of them. Some excellent beers, and the service is friendly enough, but the pub itself is a bit of a dump. There was...More

Thank AliAl-Aswad
Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is generally a decent pub with a good range of beers, but the quiz night (Thursday) is absolutely dreadful and I would refuse to return even if paid. The evening resembles a rugby club disco (music so loud you must shout to hear yourself...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Unrivalled selection of beers and cider, and a very good menu consisting of great freshly made burgers, chilli, nachos and fresh pizzas made in a wood-fired pizza oven. I highly recommend the burgers in particular.

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We called in here after going to a show at the barbican on a Friday evening. We didn’t have anything to eat so only commenting on the selection of ales And what a selection they have!!! Must be nearly 30 ales on draught. They even...More

Thank mbellamy71
Reviewed 17 January 2018

This is a really nice town pub hosting a huge selection of real ales, lagers, ciders etc. Prices are a lot more reasonable than in the town centre. Cant comment on the food as Ive not eaten here but friends say its good (food is...More

Thank cleve07
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub. A good selection of well kept real ales. Tasty, freshly made food which in itself is well worth a return visit. (I would go so far as to say the pizza was the nicest I have had).

Thank TheYoungsandChris
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