York is home to an abundance of cafes and tea rooms, all with a unique style and character. Whatever you’re looking for, whether it’s a cosy afternoon with friends or a place to do some studying, there are loads of great places to go.
Cafes in York are mostly really reasonably priced and there are many award-winning places to go. Some cafes like Fossgate even host regular open mic nights, which are great for a chilled evening in the city. Since they are based in York, they really succeed in staying true to that rustic yet vibrant feel of the city. Many are even open until late and some cafes like Circle even have a bar inside! It’s no surprise students spend hours in these cafes, what with their speciality dishes, cheap cuppas and great vibes.
So, here are my top ten cafes in York: