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Home to an abundance of cafes, bars and restaurants, York has a diverse food scene with tastes from across the world contained in one compact city.

If fine dining is your thing then you’re spoilt for choice, book a table at Roots restaurant, home to Michelin Chef Tommy Banks, dine at the award winning Le Cochon Aveugle or enjoy the deliciously different Arras Restaurant.

For food on the go check out the very best in street food at the Shambles Food Court, home to tasty cuisines from across the globe. Or you can explore Spark: York; a hub for independent sellers made from shipping containers bursting at the seams with flavour. York has you covered, whether you’re vegan or a meat lover.

Set down for afternoon tea in the iconic Betty’s Café Tea Rooms, or grab coffee and cake from one of the city’s many excellent coffee houses and tea shops.

The gin and craft beer scene is thriving in the city with local breweries and distilleries producing unique local flavours such as the award winning York Gin and Brew York. York is also home to and huge variety of pubs and bars, where you and your friends can sit back and relax for a quiet drink.