Please note that we are temporarily closed. We look forward to reopening, when we are able, and to welcoming you back to our restaurants.
2 St. Helen’s Square
  • Monday - Saturday: 11.30am-12.30am
  • (Last booking 10pm)
  • Sundays & Bank Holidays: 11.30am-12.30am (Last booking 9pm)

The Ivy St Helen’s Square, York

NEAREST STATION: York (CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Grand Central, Transpennine Express, Virgin Trains EC, Northern)

Frequently Asked Questions

We gladly welcome guests to walk into our bar only for drinks on a first come first serve basis. Therefore, please note that our bar has limited availability, as such, no seat can be guaranteed. If you have a reservation we will do our best to accommodate you for a drink prior to being seated at your table.

Please note our reservations diary is open twelve months in advance. Reservations phone lines are open between 9am-7pm, seven days a week. Should you wish to manage your reservation outside these times, please call 01904 403 888 and you will be transferred directly to the restaurant.

We welcome children of all ages. However please do count them (including babies) into your final party size. If you would require a highchair or space for a pushchair, please do specify this at the time of booking.

All of our menus are available on our website, but should you have any specific requirements related to an allergy or intolerance, please specify at the time of your booking and our team will assist y ou with the menu on the day.

Our largest online table is for a maximum of 8 guests. However, we will do our best to accommodate larger parties where possible. Multiple bookings for the same party will not be honoured.

Our nearest parking is York Tanner Row, located on George Hudson St – YO1 6JL (10 minutes’ walk from the restaurant).

We are unable to process pre-payments/bacs transfers; however, we do offer Gift Vouchers on our website.

We will do our best to accommodate all table requests, however these are allocated on arrival and cannot be guaranteed.

General Enquiries

To make a reservation, please click here.

To make a Private Dining Room enquiry please click here 

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