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York Street Cafe

738 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1818
+1 859-261-9675
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (9 reviews)
“autumn salad” (6 reviews)
“red snapper” (6 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
738 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1818
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is my favorite Newport Restaurant. Family owned and operated. York Street has a limited menu delivering great food and service. I have never been disappointed. We went to celebrate a birthday and they do NOT take reservations. But if you call ahead and tell...More

Thank LarryaPilot
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been here numerous times, usually with one of my dearest girl friends. She and I like to go on Wednesdays because the psychic is there and we enjoy getting a reading in addition to a wonderful meal. We always ask for Chris to...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Our daughter and son-in-law live in Cincinnati. We're from far, far upstate NY so our infrequent visits to them are very special. We always reserve one evening for dinner at the York Street Cafe just across the river in Newport, KY. The decor is best...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious dinner! Autumn salad- delicious greens with feta, butternut squash, pecans and raisins. Homemade whole grain bread. Cod with spinach-artichoke crust, jasmine rice, fresh peppers and green beans. The smoked tbone pork was amazing. Patio seating was comfortable and a sweet cat-Daisy who is...More

Thank Vicki N
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

York Street needs a makeover. It's been the same, same menu for so long now that we're bored with it. Even the specials are not so special. Service this evening started out great but declined as the evening went on. It took 40 minutes to...More

Thank sndcchmc
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The food here always tastes fresh. The specials are always good but I am stuck on the atomic entree. Enjoy a homemade dessert after your meal. A real local restaurant.

Thank Pete R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stopped in here after our first choice was very low staffed and wasn't going to work out. Great second choice for sure! Chris was our server and he made the experience above and beyond! He was funny, helpful, attentive, just awesome! Terry was also around...More

1  Thank Christin B
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This place is unique and eclectic. The food is pretty good, but I was really impressed by their desserts. The key lime pie was amazing!

Thank cjoystover
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I was looking for vegetarian options around the city and found this tiny gem! We had hummus and pita bread for an appetizer which was delicious. The restaurant has a bit of a spooky feeling. It was dark and rustic with old toys lining the...More

Thank RNmama09
Reviewed 7 January 2017

First time here, read history of building before coming. The service was excellent (Donna served us), food was delicious, and the owner was gracious enough to take us on a tour, including maybe the oldest elevator still running in this area. If you are in...More

Thank George R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 738 York St, Newport, KY 41071-1818
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 859-261-9675
  • E-mail