Looking for a socially distanced meeting room? We have space for up to 8 people on table's of 2 in our private dining area with fully catered options available.


About T&B

Twine & Barrel is a new bar and restaurant located on the outskirts of York in the Village of Dunnington. The old country pub has been entirely refurbished, creating a fabulous ambience using a mixture of leather, wood, metal and plush soft furnishings to provide a warm and inviting atmosphere for you to relax and enjoy the fine food and drinks on offer. Twine & Barrel is an all-day dining concept where you can meet friends or business colleagues for lunch or relax over drinks, bar snacks and supper.

Our food offering is the showcase of locally sourced fresh Yorkshire produce, creating a vibrant menu of lovingly cooked classic and contemporary dishes. A daily specials board complements our balanced seasonal menus all of which is overseen by our amazingly talented Head Chef, Chris Hemsworth.

We have a range of craft beers, locally brewed ales, exciting cocktails, the finest selection of wines from across the globe, locally distilled gins and a vast array of spirits. We serve great Lavazza coffee too!

A dedicated event space is available to book for business meetings, functions and workshops and for special occasions and private parties, whilst being able to take advantage of the huge amount of free on-site car parking space we can offer. Our team will look after your booking from start to finish providing great care and attention to detail to ensure your event runs smoothly.

We believe we have something for everyone and the team look forward to welcoming you to Twine & Barrel soon.

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Private Dining

Special occasions and get togethers can be made memorable by booking our private dining area

We’re recruiting

We are looking for:
  • Front of house waiting staff
  • Chefs of all levels
  • Kitchen Assistants
Register your interest

James Platford General Manager Twine & Barrel

James is an experience General Manager, he has been working in the hospitality industry managing venues for 20 years in and around the London area, most recently the Windsor Castle in Kensington, one of the most famous pubs in London.

His dedication to the industry has provided James with a wealth of knowledge & experience to ensure our customers receive the warmest of welcomes and enjoy the high standards at all times.

Life outside T&B, James has a great passion for food and drink, he loves trying out new products and recipe ideas. His true love, along with his partner and children! is his love for craft and cask beer! along with really good quality British cooking using local, seasonal ingredients. When not working! James loves going to gigs, the cinema, art exhibitions and running, he can’t wait to enjoy running around the beautiful countryside of Yorkshire.

Chris Hemsworth (Head Chef)

The Twine & Barrel summer menu has been carefully designed by our very talented Head Chef, Chris Hemsworth who has recently taken over the kitchen at Twine and Barrel.

Having over 15 years’ experience in the Kitchen, spending time working at some of Britain’s top hotel restaurants, including the world famous Savoy Grill by Gordan Ramsey. Chris will be combining his extensive knowledge and experience in both fine dining and Grill cookery with his passion for Fresh produce.

A Yorkshire lad himself, he champions high quality, local ingredients, designing his menus around food that is seasonal and delicious, devoting himself to the farm to table ethos.

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Wednesday to Sunday

12:00 - 11:30 PM


Wednesday to Sunday

12:00 - 21:00 PM

Twine & Barrel

Hull Road, Dunnington,

York YO19 5LP

Phone: 01904 488227

Email: reservations@twineandbarrel.com