D. C. H-the Restaurant: Trip Advisor's Best Place to Eat
It is without doubt that the DCH is the very best hotel that we have stayed in...
PB, Wigan Apr '12
The BEST WESTERN PLUS Dean Court Hotel prides itself on being one of the top hotels in York city centre with two fantastic restaurants.
You'll be spoilt for choice. The D.C.H hotel restaurant has York Minster itself as a backdrop, whilst the Court Cafe Bistro and Bar offers live entertainment on a regular basis.
The BEST WESTERN PLUS Dean Court Hotel is one of the only hotels near York Minster with a history linked to the minster itself, being originally built as dwellings for the clergy. Totally renovated in 2004, today it is one of the best hotels in York with a standard of cuisine thats second to none.
Winner of an AA Rosette award in 2012, elegant D.C.H œ the restaurant is open for dinner every night from 7pm to 9.30pm (9pm on Sundays), and for lunch at weekends from 12.30pm to 2pm. As the only hotel restaurant in York offering views of the Minster, no other hotel in York can rival the Dean Court Hotel for its setting or cuisine, which is renowned throughout Yorkshire. Menus are dominated by fresh local produce and accompanied by the finest personally selected wines. For the comfort of other guests the hotel is non-smoking throughout.
The Court Caf© Bistro and Bar offers an authentic bistro-style menu in stylish modern surroundings. Open from 9am to 10pm (6.30pm on Sundays) it offers a delicious range of cold platters, hot dishes, light snacks, sandwiches and even traditional cream and champagne teas. Really relaxing and comfortable seating with several sofas, the bar offers a pleasant place to unwind with a drink, where renowned storyteller and poet Adrian Spendlow is in residence on the second Tuesday of every month for an informal evening. Listen or join in with him.
Some 4 star hotels in York can be less than welcoming to families, but at the Dean Court Hotel you can be sure of a warm and friendly greeting. They have childrens menus in both the D.C.H and Court restaurants, with chefs who are able to rustle up almost anything on request. Full room service menus are also available during restaurant opening times. At the Bistro and hotel restaurant in York, it also offers a tempting selection of dishes for vegetarians and those on specialised diets including gluten free.