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make each moment magical

 The Grand’s grade II listed building and idyllic central location makes it the perfect setting for you to make the most of every moment this Spring. With a state-of-the-art cookery school, serene spa, spacious and bright bedrooms and multiple dining outlets, there is something for everyone. Experience dining like never before; from fine-dining restaurant Legacy to a family affair at The Rise or indulging in a showstopping afternoon tea, it will be a treat to remember.


The Magic of a sweet Treat

Our signature Grand Afternoon Tea showcases all we have to offer and is perfect for celebrating special occasions or treating family and friends. This Spring, join us in The Rise for a decadent selection of sweet and savoury treats with the option to upgrade to a prosecco, Champagne or gin afternoon tea.

The Magic of Relaxation

Take time to relax and rejuvenate with our serene spa facilities, from our spa whirlpool, Nordic dry sauna, aromatic steam room, gym and swimming pool.

Depart The Grand’s spa feeling refreshed and recharged.

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The Magic of great Food

AA Rosette awarded The Rise Restaurant Terrace & Bar offers modern British cuisine, with locally sourced, freshly prepared dishes. The open kitchen and spacious setting at The Rise, York creates an immersive and social dining experience for guests, perfect for afternoon tea or an evening of luxury.

Committed to serving the best seasonal and ethically sourced ingredients, the menu offers a Yorkshire twist on British favourites from our expert chefs. Diners at The Rise, York can also expect local beers and ales, a hand-selected wine offering and signature cocktails. 


The Magic of fine-dining

Legacy offers a modern British and Yorkshire-inspired eight course menu alongside an exceptional wine list, served in an iconic setting.

The restaurant boasts innovation throughout, with locality, sustainability and seasonality at its core.

Head Chef, Ahmed Abdalla, has created a Spring-inspired menu dedicated to local provenance which showcases classic Yorkshire produce with a modern twist.

Sommelier, Derek Scaife, has expertly curated wine pairing options to perfectly complement each course, allowing guests to experience the maximum impact of both the food and the wine. 

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The Magic of outdoor dining

Make the most of al fresco dining this Summer with one of our Weber Masterclass courses. The Cookery School is now a Weber Academy, offering a range of classes designed to teach you to master the barbecue and enjoy cooking outdoors.

Barbecues are the perfect way to bring friends and family together and make memories over good food. Our two new Masterclasses teach you how to use the Weber way of cooking to open up a world of possibilities on your barbecue. As well as covering of key skills such as lighting and temperature control, you can learn how to perfect steaks, roasts, pizzas and even cakes!

Starting April 2023

From £109 per person


Start your race day with a brunch to remember. 

Begin with a glass of champagne and a summery spread of Continental favourites. Choose a dish from our brunch a la carte menu accompanied by fresh juice of your choice and teas and coffees.

From 11 am – 1 pm on York Race Days

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The Magic of memories

Whatever you are celebrating, make it a Summer to remember and let The Grand host your special celebration. Whether it is an engagement, wedding, bridal shower, baby shower or graduation, our conference and events team will be happy to create your magical moment! 

The Magic of creativity

Experience something new this Spring in our state-of-the-art cookery school which offers a variety of courses designed for everyone from novices to aspiring chefs. Not only are the cookery school classes ideal for learning a little extra about fine cuisine, but it serves as a dynamic setting for events and conferences as well as providing a unique and fun experience for individuals.


Give the gift of magical moments

Treat your loved one to a monetary or experience gift voucher and allow them to choose their own magical moment at The Grand.


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