On the lookout for your next York barber to get a fresh cut?
We’ve treated our beards and hair to some of the best York barbers out there and we’ve decided to pull a list together of our favourite top 10 barbers in York.
Be sure to check out the listings below and see where they are located, so you can pop in when your hair is in need of a trim. Be sure to check whether they have a booking policy, some just allow you to drop in whilst others have booking structures.
1. King Koby
Phone: 01904 630900
Address: 18 Swinegate, York YO1 8AZ
King Koby Barbers York is an absolute ‘must’ to check out if you’re looking for a brand new barber in York. They definitely, ensure that you’re looked after and have a relaxed open area setting for you to chill out in whilst waiting for you wait for your hair or beard to be cut.
You might have noticed if you were ever in Newcastle that they have a branch over there as well. Check out the range of our top Newcastle barbers here.
2. Mo The Barber
Phone: 01904 330676
Address: 2 Coppergate, York YO1 9NR
As you have probably guessed, owned and run by Mo himself, is ‘Mo the Barber’ a Turkish barber based in the centre of York that regularly attracts some top reviews from patrons who are more than happy with the cut they receive.
Definitely, a barbers in York that you should check out if you are looking for a top trim whilst in the middle of town. Check out the location details below in the map embedded:
3. Cads of Mickelgate
Phone: 01904 627923
Address: 102 Micklegate, York YO1 6JX
Hailed for efficiency, in speed but also producing a fantastic finish Cads of Mickelgate are a set of first-class barbers that are – as you can guess – based on Mickelgate. definitely, barbers that are worth visiting for a friendly and top-notch cut.
All around, you can’t go wrong here and will likely be very happy with the cut you get.
4. Blak Bear
Phone: 01904 733652
Address: 20b Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ
Blak Bear have a barbers based in York as well as Selby (16 Wren Ln, Selby YO8 4PH) and have a range of fantastic reviews, praising for their overall finishes and being super friendly and approachable. As we have noted above, you will need to get in touch with them before hand as it is an appointment only.
As we say, Blak Bear come highly recommended and we don’t doubt you will be anything but pleased with the hair cut you would receive – so if you are looking for a new spot to try out, you can’t go far wrong here.
5. Holgate Barber Shop
Address: 14 Holgate Rd, York YO24 4AB
Holgate barbershop has a solid reputation as being one of the best barbers in York – offering you a whole range of grooming services, from trimming beards to cutting your hair. You can have the whole work done and even a wet razor shave.
They do get busy though, so it is worth checking that you have allocated enough time to ensure that you’re happy to wait if there’s a bit of a que. You can call ahead to get a rough idea from them on when’s the best time to go though.
6. Mr Young’s Barbershop
Address: 62 St Paul’s Terrace, Holgate, York YO24 4BJ
For the folk who are after a more traditional barbershop in York, well then, you can’t miss out on Mr Younger’s Barbershop. Conjuring an international reputation brings his expertise to York Head to his site and check out that ‘stache Mr Young Babershop.
Whether you’re after a simple beard trim, a full on hair cut or skin fade, Mr Young’s Barbershop brings a modern traditional approach and you will very likely be more than happy with the results.
7. G’s Barbers
Phone: 01904 637903
Address: 12 Bootham, York YO30 7BL
Situated very close to the York museum, literally around 3 minutes walking distance, you will come across G’s Barbers on Bootham road which is very well renowned for producing an excellent finish.
Definitely a Turkish barber worth heading to if you are wanting a top class professional clean cut that won’t let you down.
8. The Cutting Station
Phone: 01904 673456
Address: 69 Walmgate, York YO1 9TZ
One of the best barbers in York is based in Walmgate and produces a range of great cuts. They only accept walk-ins so it can get quite busy, but as you can see from their Instagram with their before and afters, you can judge for yourself the quality of cuts they provide.
Extremely well regarded and highly rated, so again not a bad choice at all if you are wanting to explore what York has to offer with regards to barbers. There’s no doubt that the aptly named “Cutting Station” is right up there.
9. Coopers Barber Shop
Address: 59 A Monkgate, York YO31 7PA
Coopers Barbershop offers a professional and friendly service in a smart and modern barbershop just outside the city walls on Monkgate. They will cater for pretty much all your grooming needs, from simple haircuts to more elaborate styles. They also offer a range of other services such as beard trimming, shaving and shampooing too.
Our team of experienced barbers will make you feel at ease and provide you with the best possible service (it’s walk-in rather than booking). They pride themselves on our attention to detail and our ability to create the perfect look for each individual.
So whether you’re looking for a quick trim or a complete makeover, go and check them out Coopers Barber Shop – they’ll take care of everything
10. Jorvik Hair
Address: 24 Walmgate, York YO1 9TX
Jorvik Hair is the perfect place to go for a quick and easy haircut. Claimed experts in cutting Chinese and East Asian hair, so you can rest assured that your hair will be in good hands.
They again only do walk-ins, so you don’t have to worry about making an appointment. Just head on down to the barber shop and they will take good care of you. They offer all types of haircuts, so you’re sure to find one that suits your style. So what are you waiting for? Head on down to Jorvik Hair!
So, which York barbershop do you like the look of and will be heading on down to?