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Bora Bora Cafe and Cocktail Bar

5 Swinegate Court East | YO1 8AJ, York YO1 8AJ, England
+44 1904 541525
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible29%
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5 Swinegate Court East | YO1 8AJ, York YO1 8AJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading some of the reviews and seeing some people leaving whilst we were in there I could tell this wasnt to everyones liking but for me I thought it was fine to stop off for a couple of beers.I have read about the cocktails...More

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not a cafe! By no means is this a proper cafe establishment. As for a cocktail bar....pleeeeeaaase! Ur Avin a larf!!! The staff are so inept a 5 year old could mix em better. Terrible pour control. For such a small environment it...More

Thank TheHandofNod
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Awful excuse for a cocktail bar. Bartender inaccurately free pouring. Rubbish drinks, we left them pretty much full. Won't be returning

Thank Josh H
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Apparently they are too trendy to close the doors!!! It’s so cold!!! Awful!! The staff think they’re funny for keeping the doors open!! The porn star martinis are horrific!! Avoid at all costs!!

Thank Littlebex
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Made the mistake of coming here after there were no outside tables at lucias. Rude staff, drinks were awful.

Thank Danielle L
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Visited here for cocktails and found them to be reasonably priced and quite tasty. The music is very loud even when sitting outside and it is slightly disconcerting that a member of staff is there taking your glass immediately it looks like it might be...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The Manager is absolutely rude! If an established like this feels that a manager like Mario is an asset to this business “Good Luck” !

Thank samdavie193
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

After spending quite a bit of money in the bar, me and few friends left and were standing outside and deciding where to go next. I was standing outside next to the outdoor heater when the bouncer told me to 'move' in an aggressive and...More

1  Thank Ricardo V
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Great little bar to stop at and enjoy really good cocktails for £5.50 whereas surrounding restaurants and bars charge £7 -£8 and nowhere near as good. Good menu to choose from I enjoyed my Pina Colada and my husband had a whisky concoction. Only drawback...More

Thank 351sandraj
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I attended Bora Bora on 22.09.2017 with another. It was 12.30 and a man was standing at the bar speaking with the bartender. I ordered two drinks and as I started to say prosecco ... for I was looking at the board behind the bartender,...More

Thank orwellsworld1984
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Louise C
29 October 2017|
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I cant quite remember to be honest, think around midnight
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Swinegate Court East | YO1 8AJ, York YO1 8AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 541525
  • E-mail
Holiday Bar,small And Outside Seating Area With Heaters.
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