Number 8 Restaurant
8 Park Street, Selby, North Yorkshire, YO8 4PW
Simple yet chic, like its name, Number 8 Restaurant is one of those rare treats which manages to successfully combine elegant design with a real sense of comfort. With subtle and sophisticated artistic touches throughout the dining rooms, light pouring in through sash windows and splashes of colour accenting shades of cream and natural wood, the setting lends itself to whiling away an evening with good friends and good food. Step through the door and accommodating staff will attend to your every need, settling you in at a snug table. Here you can satisfy anything from a lunchtime rumble, with a Yorkshire ham and mustard sandwich, to ravenous hunger, with a flavoursome dish of lamb and mint sausages served alongside creamy mash and red wine gravy. For an indulgent evening meal perhaps treat yourself to a starter of steamed Scottish mussels with a white wine, cream and parsley sauce, before moving onto a main of succulent pork medallions on a bed of creamed leeks, served with sage, red onion and tomato chutney. With fish and vegetarian meals consistently on the specials board, Number 8 offers something for all tastes, moods and occasions; and because the team focus on using as much locally sourced produce as possible, quality is kept high and food miles low. These fine local ingredients are sourced as close to home as possible; Steve, Selby's greengrocer, provides the restaurant with fresh fruit and vegetables, while all their meat is sourced from Hunter's of Selby, a quality Yorkshire butchers with over 100 years of experience in the trade. Selby lies on the banks of the River Ouse and is close to the magnificent Selby Abbey, one of the few remaining abbeys from the Medieval period. In the midst of all its history, Selby's Number 8 is the perfect place to celebrate the here and now, whether a wedding, anniversary, birthday, or just because...