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The Fossgate Social, York Central, York

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25 Fossgate
York
YO1 9TA
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Reviews of The Fossgate Social (Average Rating: 7 of 10) Add Review see review guidelines

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Lester Ford left this review about The Fossgate Social

A review from the end of November 2016 during a Friday night visit. Cracking little bar with an upbeat trendy crowd & bar staff to match!

4 ales, 1 cider and 2 top quality European lagers / fruit beers on tap. My pint of Allendale’s Pennine Pale Ale @ 4.0% was excellent.

The wife and I were on our way to the Brew York tap room but the lure of this bar was too great to pass , so we stopped for a quick drink, chatted, chilled and listened to the quality music being played by the bar staff.

Very busy at 8pm on a Friday night and definitely worth another visit.

On 10th April 2017 - rating: 8
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Alex Conway left this review about The Fossgate Social

A trendy bar/café on the popular Fossgate. The Fossgate Social is café by day and late night bar in the evenings but serves alcohol throughout. The bar is on the right as you enter with tables and chairs scattered all around and more located upstairs. The decor is modern and sheik with lots of wood and exposed brick in a style most of these places seem to have and there was some dimmed music playing. Sadly real ale was not available but there was a decent selection of craft keg beers with prices listed on a chalk board behind. To my frustration only 2/3 pints were served which really ticks me off as I don’t see why these places don’t offer a pint like any other place (maybe there scared people will realise there actually shelling out £5.60) im not exaggerating prices were horrific, Beaver town neck oil came in at £5.60 a Pint!!! Or £3.75 for 2/3 as well as several other s such as a Yorkshire larger (No mainstream keg was served). I opted for a more sensible priced house beer by Alendale which was a pale ale pale ale which was only (LOL) £4.35 and was cold and fizzy. Overall not very impressed with this place but it not catered for my type of crowd. Aside from the prices it was rather relaxing to sit here and have a spot of lunch so I can commend it for that. Not a bad place to take you wife/girlfriend and its quite trendy and quirky in a way woman would like but wouldn’t go out of my way to visit just for a drink.

On 8th March 2017 - rating: 6
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hondo . left this review about The Fossgate Social

Bar/cafe serving a "craft keg" selection( schooner glasses). Quite a small stripped back interior with a bike on one wall. Maybe not one for a session but does the job on a crawl.

On 7th November 2015 - no rating submitted
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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by hondo .
York, 0.84 miles, 16 min walk (show)
Poppleton, 3.64 miles, 1 hr 10 min walk (show)
Hammerton, 9.48 miles, 3 hr 3 min walk (show)
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26th Oct 2018, 18:56
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26th Oct 2018, 15:48
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
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  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
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  • Darts : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Function Room : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Live Music : Yes last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Micropub : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Pinball : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Pool Table : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Quiz Night : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Real Ale : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • Real Cider : No last updated 28 November 2015 by ROB Camra
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 07 November 2015 by hondo .
Opening Hours
Sunday10am - 11:45pm
Monday9am - Midnight
Tuesday9am - Midnight
Wednesday9am - Midnight
Thursday9am - Midnight
Friday9am - 0:30am
Saturday9am - 0:30am
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