Bettys York

(1701 Reviews)
Belmont Room Bettys York 6-8 St Helen's Square, York, Yorkshire, YO1 8QP
Afternoon Tea, British

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Traditional Afternoon Tea £19.95

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Opening hours

Sunday to Friday: 09:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 08:30 - 21:00.

Restaurant description

On the picturesque St Helen’s Square, Bettys York is an elegant café serving lunch, dinner and afternoon teas. Inspired by the founder’s experience on the maiden voyage of the Queen Mary, the café is decked out in wood panelling, with large curved windows and ornate mirrors.

Afternoon tea at Bettys York involves a vast selection of teas, served with sweet and savoury delights. Classic blends join exotic black, green and white teas, as well as herbal blends on the lengthy tea menu. Traditional fresh sandwiches are followed by freshly baked sultana scones with strawberry preserve and Yorkshire clotted cream, as well as a selection of handmade cakes.

Add a touch of indulgence to afternoon tea with a glass of champagne, or sample the wide choice of specialty coffees, world wines, and local ales. Bettys also hosts regular events and live music, making it a lively venue day and night.

Bettys York is a 9-minute walk from York Train Station.

Customer reviews for Bettys York
4.7
(based on 1701 reviews)

96%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • afternoon tea (1611)
  • al fresco (15)
  • breakfast (148)
  • business (60)
  • child friendly (117)
  • dinner (109)
  • entertainment (125)
  • large parties (141)
  • lunch (378)
  • luxury (731)
  • private dining (253)
  • romantic (494)
  • trendy (62)
  • value (152)
  • views (76)
  • By Tina R from Leicestershire
    20 September 2020

    Birthday afternoon tea excellent service from start to finish - felt safe and relaxed. Staff in the Belmont Room top notch and food as always delicious.

  • By Olushola O from York
    20 September 2020

    Very pleasant experience with helpful members of staff

  • By Ian S from York
    19 September 2020

    Hi The Dining experience was very good the afternoon tea and the waitress service was excellent. Only issue I had was that I was over charged by £22 for the wrong Birthday Cake. I resolved this the next day and the shop team apologised for the mix up and refunded me the difference. I do feel that there could of been an incentive for my inconvenience however overall if I visit York again I will book in again.

  • By Katie I from York
    18 September 2020

    Fabulous afternoon tea in the Belmont room. Staff were lovely and looked after us. The gluten free menu was great. May be a couple more sandwiches for the price.

  • By Anne H from Wakefield
    18 September 2020

    Delicious food in perfect surroundings. Excellent waiting service and social distancing observed by all.

  • By John O from Selby
    18 September 2020

    I booked Afternoon tea fur my wife as a birthday surprise. Everything was really nice , she enjoyed it. Made us feel very welcome when we arrived, service throughout was fantastic. Covid restrictions were in place and we were impressed by them. Staff wearing visors, gel available , everything very clean. The tea was a good quality as was the food, sandwiches, scones, mini cakes. The option to buy cakes from the shop was available. Did not feel rushed and enjoyed every minute of it. A little surprise, as we paid the bill, staff brought a little cake for my wife in a little box with happy birthday written on it. A very nice touch.

  • By Penny L from Goole
    18 September 2020

    Booked for afternoon tea. Lovely experience, very good food. Love going to Bettys.

  • By Amelia S from York
    18 September 2020

    lovely experience and delicious food!

  • By Maria H from York
    17 September 2020

    It was a lovely experience.

  • By Lorraine S from Poole
    17 September 2020

    Excellent service, delicious food, very COVID safe - great experience.

Restaurant Location Map
Bettys York
Belmont Room Bettys York 6-8 St Helen's Square, York, Yorkshire, YO1 8QP

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