About Us


Orchid Restaurant - wine glass

The Orchid Restaurant is now in it's 17th year offering exciting authentic Pacific Rim creations and still continues to be an exceptionally successful restaurant. During the years since it's opening in 2001 it has gained an unparalleled reputation in North Yorkshire for its polished, friendly, service the team and excellent food which together, continue to heighten Orchid's popularity.

The Orchid provides a unique dining experience combining sophistication and simplicity offering the Orient's most exciting dishes. The decor is contemporary with Asian influences. The tables are made of elegant dark wood laquered tables laid with Western cutlery and beautifully balanced black laquered chopsticks, are complimented by maroon table mats and white china. The authentic rattan bamboo steamers, Asian clay pots, romantic candles add to the atmosphere. From your table you can see the chefs working and preparing the meals specially to order through the interactive screen.

Drawing on the different influences and skills, the Orchid team's creative approach continues to tempt food lovers from afar and wide, as each of the chosen recipes ensure to delight your senses. The kitchen brigade are highly skilled in the cuisine of Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Phillipines, Vietnam, China, Japan and Singapore. The chosen dishes provide the taste buds with the most complete and exciting tour of Asia while friendly guidance is on hand from Bokmun Chan, the Orchid's creator.

Introduction to the Orchid

Orchid Restaurant - Selection of oriental dishes

Food is undoubtedly heart of the family culture and life in the orient. The most enjoyment comes from eating, sharing and socialising around the table. We encourage the sharing of dishes and offer a number of ways in which you can try our food:

Our Sunday Buffet lunch offers a variety of dishes in an informal atmosphere providing fantastic value for family and friends. A typical Sunday Buffet menu would include: Vietnamese Glass Noodle salad, Malaysia Sambal seafood, Thai Green Chicken curry, Hongkong Mixed vegetable salad with chilli, garlic and sesame oil dressing.

From Monday to Friday we offer Express Lunch menus which include two, three or four courses with choice wines. A perfect setting for business or leisurely lunch.

We have a variety of set menus: Lotus and Orchid which offer upto 10 dishes to share between four or more persons. Perfect for the larger parties and for those special occasions.