Grays Court is open daily from 12pm until 10.30pm (Sun-Thurs) and 11.30pm (Fri-Sat).
Afternoon tea served from 12pm to 5pm
Dinner served from 6pm to 9pm
- Private Dining
- Outside Seating Area
- Weddings and Other Private Parties Catered for
- Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
- No Disabled Access
- Event Space
- Dietary Needs Catered For
- Awesome View
About The Bow Room Restaurant
From a relaxed catch up with friends to an exceptional meal over a bottle of English sparkling wine; good food plays a central role in our work here at our 2 AA Rosette restaurant The Bow Room at Grays Court. With seasonal ingredients sourced from the highest quality suppliers, our innovative team of chefs guarantee a dining experience like no other. Exceptional dishes come together with the peaceful beauty of our historic building for an evening that will stay with you forever.
Amazing culinary experience, great stuff and fantastic location; perfect place for a romantic dinner. Absolutely recommended.
Unusual foods but always delicious.
Our Afternoon Tea in the Bow Room was a delightful, and extremely tasty, experience. Staff could not have been more helpful and the food could not have been better. My wife tells me that the choux pastry, lemon and chantilly filled, was excellent. Sadly she ate them both so I will never know. Thank you very much. A definite repeat!
We have been staying at Gray's Court for two nights, and had the five course tasting menu and pairing wines on one of the evenings. It was absolutely exceptional, one of the best meals we can ever remember having. The food was completely delicious, and although we got only small amounts of each course, we went away feeling absolutely full because it was all so flavoursome. The wines to complement each course were well chosen, and everything was explained to us by helpful, knowledgeable and charming staff. It was a thoroughly delightful evening, and made my husband's birthday very special. It couldn't have been nicer. Thank you so much for such a lovely evening.
Absolutely superb! Delicious food, especially the home-cooked breads, beautifully presented and exceptional service (thank you Tom in particular.) As good as any Michelin starred restaurant we have been fortunate enough to eat in. Will definitely be returning!
Flight of wines is very good. Wonderful treat for York visitors menu changes too slow for repeat business/ from locals
The food was incredible, but the service provided by all of the staff was equally incredible.
Truly outstanding dining experience, service from Kris and Ben was attentive, informative and they worked wonderfully as a team, excellent service delivered with humour, passion and knowledge. We arrived as guests, dined beyond our expectations, and felt we left friends behind at the end of the evening. Our sincere gratitude to chef and team.
We had a really fantastic experience at the Bow Room. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and passionate about the food being served and each course was a pure delight. We enjoyed the tasters before being taken in to the dining room which is beautiful and very comfortable.
We absolutely loved our meal at the Bow Room. The staff made us feel so at home and welcome (we were staying at the hotel) and particularly Stefano, who provided us with such a unique and amazing wine pairing throughout the entire evening, left us utterly amazed. The food was unique and a real experience which was only enhanced by the intimate dining room and service. Thank you so much, we will definitely be returning!
Faultless, made to feel welcome as soon as we stepped in the door. Did not feel rushed at anytime, nice quiet relaxed dining experience. Will be back
Superb tasting menu with excellent wine pairing. The dishes were a wonderful combination of flavours and were delicious, excellently presented by the knowledgeable and friendly staff. A memorable evening to complement our stay at Grays Court.
A beautiful dining room. Food excellent and unusual combinations to make it a treat of a dining experience. The wine pairings were also interesting and very good. The service was knowledgable and courteous- which just added to the overall great experience- thank you.
Our visit to your hotel and restaurant was a very memorable one, with absolutely beautifully prepared and presented, wonderfully mouth watering dishes. To add to the gastronomic experience, your staff were so attentive, courteous and above all completely informative and knowledgeable about the food and wine they were serving. A wonderful experience and such a beautiful and historical building.
Thankyou for an amazing evening, the food, drink, service and surroundings were fantastic. Some of the flavours of the food were incredible. We will definitely return.
We were fortunate enough to take advantage of the special offer available for guests staying at Grays Court hotel. We had a 5 course tasting menu which was innovative and beautiful in presentation and flavours , a truly special meal
The food was always good, but the service could be a bit hit & miss. Now both are excellent. The fine dining as added to the experience of staying in a historic building.
Outstanding food and service. Loved the dining experience - quite memorable. Five courses and three amazing nibbles all were special.
This restaurant far exceeds current ratings and should be chasing a M star. Creative and interesting food in an ancient setting ... more of a restaurant with rooms rather than a hotel with a dining room... watch this space!.. Jim Merrington.
We had the 5 course tasting menu and thought it was outstanding,,,,,We are foodies and have eaten all round the country and also eat regularly at good restaurants in the South of France.....THIS FOOD WAS UP THERE WITH THE BEST OF THEM.....Highly recommended............Steve and Beccy
A fantastic meal in an incredible setting. Thank you for the great evening.
Delicious innovative food, beautifullly presented and great value
An amazing evening- thanks
Fantastic service and I would like to say a massive thank you to Sarah for all her help and support over the past few months.