The Old House Restaurant & Bar

Bar, Restaurant, Private Hire Venue


In the heart of York, The Old House Restaurant & Bar is located down Low Petergate, Grade II listed and one of the oldest original buildings around.  Just a two-minute walk from the historic York Shambles and the incredible York Minster, the Old House really is a key place to visit.

Chef Chris Harrison has years of experience in the industry, working in award winning and Michelin starred restaurants across the country.  Following the success of the Old House Hull, Chris and the team have now brought this award-winning brand to historic York.  Take a look at our menus packed with exciting flavour combinations which offers a quirky and unrestricted dining experience for any occasion. 

Locally sourced produce and freshly prepared.  We pride ourselves on supporting great local suppliers, including the fantastic Warrendale Wagyu Beef, Local Outdoor reared Pork, Rare Breed from Thirsk and so much more!

Open from 10am daily and food served until 9.30pm Monday to Saturday and 10am – 7pm on Sunday’s, join us for a light breakfast, a spot of lunch or an evening meal. 

The bar, located at the back of the Restaurant, overlooks the courtyard which now has an impressive canopy allowing guests to enjoy this secluded area all year round. Our bar is open late on Friday and Saturdays too! 

Private dining rooms are also available, to enquire please call or email and we shall be delighted to answer your questions and take care of your special occasion.

The Old House, a Restaurant and Bar brought to you by the award-winning Shoot The Bull UK.

Opening Hours

Sun 10:00 19:00
Mon 10:00 22:00
Tue 10:00 22:00
Wed 10:00 22:00
Thu 10:00 22:00
Fri 10:00 00:00
Sat 10:00 00:00


  • Disabled Access
  • Wi-fi
  • Child Friendly
  • Card Payment
  • Cater for Vegetarians

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