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Lysander Arms

Manor Lane, York YO30 5TZ, England
+44 1904 640845
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (17 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Manor Lane, York YO30 5TZ, England
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent meal had here, staff were all lovely and food was excellent! Gammon and fish and chips were both hot and tasty, we will return!

Thank l0uandandy
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Brilliant pub, excellent atmosphere, professional inviting staff, trending surroundings. Tasting meal, good ales. A must visit pub. See you again soon

Thank Linsey W
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We came here for my parents 40th wedding anniversary. We pre ordered our food several days before as we were a big group. It all arrived with minutes of each other. Every dish superbly cooked. I've been here on Wed steak night, beautiful steak. Fishy...More

Thank julie b
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Walking up to The Lysander we commented that we hadn’t been there for probably a year. Even though we are local, somehow we’ve never felt part of the in-crowd there as it had always been a bit cliquey but we were keen to give it...More

2  Thank Debs186346
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My second time eating here. My first visit I had a VIP burger and it was delicious. Friday’s visit saw me with a bitter tasting VIP burger that was burnt from the char grilling. I sent the burger back, the Manager took it away and...More

3  Thank mrsbukyork
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

All in all a great pub! Food was excellent and the beer garden is amazing! They had the football on the big screen and after that a singer on the stage. Although to be fair the singer was not too good.

Thank R317UFdavidr
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

We were treated very badly by the manager Paul & this is not the first time. He is never very accommodating & on this occasion I had gone in to make arrangements for a larger party. When a Manager tells you he does not care...More

4  Thank Sam D
Chris E, Owner at Lysander Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

First of all I would like to send my condolences to you & your family for the loss of your father, he was a lovely man. However I do not condone the way you spoke to my staff regarding your impatience at the waiting time...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This is a modern spacious pub with a large garden and a children’s play area. The food is more interesting than your average pub and we enjoyed our meal. The sea bass was tasty but was served with watermelon balls which was an unusual choice...More

Thank nutwood_wanderer
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Good setting for kids but the food was awful. It was a Tuesday lunchtime but could not believe what they served. Its a pity as it could be made nice.

2  Thank travellduo
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the caravan/touring park at Lysander Arms over the bank holiday weekend and really liked it. It’s only small (I think it takes about 10 caravans/motorhomes). Great facilities and adults only. Nice 2 mile bike ride next to the River Ouse in to York...More

Thank Giframac
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3 June 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from AndMarGeo | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you could when we went but it would be worth contacting the pub directly.
8 February 2018|
Response from paulelmer |
£9.95 for adults £5.95 for children under 12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manor Lane, York YO30 5TZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 640845
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