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Relax and enjoy a unique dining experience in the College's on-site training restaurant where exceptional food and drink products, many from local suppliers, come together to produce unusual and exciting gastronomic delights.

Ashfields not only provides unique, reasonably priced food, it also acts as a training restaurant where students can work on their culinary skills.

Opening times (from September 2021)

All of the below opening times are during the College term time.

Lunchtime: Monday to Friday from 12noon – 2.00pm*

Evening: Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6.00pm – 9.00pm.

*The restaurant endeavors to commit to its advertised opening hours, however we do need to close at times for private functions and to support other areas of the College. Please ensure you check with us before arriving to ensure that we are serving.

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Opening times (from September 2021)

All of the below opening times are during the College term time.

Lunchtime: Monday to Friday from 12noon – 2.00pm*

Evening: Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6.00pm – 9.00pm.

*The restaurant endeavors to commit to its advertised opening hours, however we do need to close at times for private functions and to support other areas of the College. Please ensure you check with us before arriving to ensure that we are serving.

Getting to us

Parking is free of charge after 5.00pm.

If parking during the daytime, please obtain a £1 parking ticket from the machine and a visitor permit from our Welcome Desk to display in your windscreen.

If you are parking or being dropped off in a vehicle that is not a licensed taxi, please ensure that you use the College entrance on Sim Balk Lane, (the road towards Bishopthorpe). Please note the bus lane entrance on Tadcaster Road has automatic number plate scanners and driving through it will incur a fine unless you are a registered taxi, minibus or coach (this applies 7 days a week).

Private functions

Corporate, outside and private functions for up to 50 guests are available.

If you’re looking for a venue for a function, Ashfields can cater for any function or party, large or small and won’t compromise on the quality of the food or service.

Our Restaurant Coordinator and Head Chef can work with you to produce detailed planning of your event to make it as stress-free as possible. From menus to table decorations, we’ll be with you every step of the way as your function is as personal to us as it is to you..

If you’ve already found the perfect venue but are still looking for caterers, Ashfields can provide outside catering for your event. From canapés and drinks receptions to full banqueting meals, our team will work with you and your venue to ensure that your event is as outstanding as the food and service provided.

We can offer packages tailor-made to suit your requirements at competitive prices.

If you would like to find out more please call 01904 770253 or email ashfieldsrestaurant@yorkcollege.ac.uk to arrange a meeting to discuss your requirements.

Lunchtime service

Monday to Friday from 12noon – 2.00pm*

Express lunches served in an informal setting with a menu that varies daily.

Enjoy lunch in Ashfields for a less formal dining experience. Our express lunches offer superb dishes that don’t compromise on quality. With starters and desserts from £3.00 and mains from £5.50, our lunch menu has been designed with everyone’s budget in mind. Bookings are advisable and can be made by contacting Ashfields on 01904 770253.

Prices:

Starter: £3.00

Mains: £5.50

Desserts: £3.00

Tea & Coffee: £1.50

Evening service

Relaxed, formal dining and contemporary cuisine combine for a stylish dining experience.

For formal dining and inventive menus, an evening in Ashfields offers the opportunity to experience amazing culinary creations and attentive service in a relaxed atmosphere. Ashfields opens on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 6.00pm - 7.30pm (carriages at 9.00pm) serving three-course gourmet menus. Reservations are recommended.

Prices:

Starters: £4.00

Mains: £9.00

Deserts: £4.00

Tea & Coffee - £1.50

*What's On Menu subject to change

Bookings

If you would like to make a booking please call 01904 770253 or email ashfieldsrestaurant@yorkcollege.ac.uk to speak to one of our team. Alternatively you can fill in the enquiry form below and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Bookings

If you would like to make a booking please call 01904 770253 or email ashfieldsrestaurant@yorkcollege.ac.uk to speak to one of our team. Alternatively you can fill in the enquiry form below and someone will get back to you as soon as possible.

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