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Emporio Italia

Railway Road, Ilkley LS29 8HQ, England
+44 1943 430005
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“antipasti” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (6 reviews)
All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Railway Road, Ilkley LS29 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Third visit during the run up to XMAS with a group of hungry and thirsty males (many other visits at other times) Service never ceases to amaze and food is always spot on. No formal menu, just a blackboard with half a dozen or so...More

Thank Wesyorkclaret
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, lovely people, a must if you are visiting Ilkley. I had the rack of lamb, cooked perfectly and good flavour.

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meal in lieu of wedding anniversary with my parents doing the honours (booking and paying!). Had heard many good reports of this restaurant but had not been ourselves. None of us were disappointed - some may say that the menu is small but what the...More

Thank Stokie1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with family for an early dinner last Saturday. Lovely atmosphere and smells in this small Italian restaurant. Very small menu, but everything we had was just so delicious. Thoroughly recommend a visit if you are nearby. I will not hesitate to return

Thank JKE2014
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We made a 25mile detour to call here for lunch and YES it was worth it. We have been to this restaurant many time before and never been disappointed.The service and food is top quality and well worth a visit,even if you have a long...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Cosy, full of bustle, gorgeous smells, smiling staff & customers...a real treat! Table for two, bread, oil, balsamic, olives....antipasta, canneloni, melanzane, salad, bottle of Ruffino, tiramisu.....£35 Whats not to love???

Thank Bernard P
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My wife and I just really enjoyed the set lunch at Emporia, limited but ample choice, with a good mix of choices, with a small starter, superb main meals, a glass of wine and a bottle of lager, then 2 lovely coffees. The service could...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

A return visit to this fabulous restaurant, absolutely delicious food, extremely pleasant staff and the surroundings are a delight. It's like being back in Venice at one of the little restaurants near the grand canal. We all had pasta dishes from the specials menu and...More

Thank Gillmurphy
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I have had several meals in there, mainly on my own, but the last time with my brother and his wife from Manchester. They are Piccolino fans over there, but this food to them was just like that they had in Sorrento and home-made to...More

Thank Una B
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends recently as a party of 8. We were a little worried after raving about it to our friends as we had heard their was a new chef. It didn't disappoint, the food was delicious, everything was made fresh to order and we...More

Thank Davepie
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Questions & Answers
Zak M
15 February 2017|
Response from Gian W | Property representative |
The previous answer isn't true. As we do not add service charge and we do not do a deal for 3 courses. (In the evening) our 6 fresh starters for the evening are all £6.95. And Main courses vary from £10.95 to £18.95 (pasta... More
17 January 2017|
Response from jw752015 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are closed on Mondays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Railway Road, Ilkley LS29 8HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 430005
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Small restaurant, only 7 tables. Individual menu with each item individually described by the waiter. Wonderful food, excellent friendly staff. Great atmosphere.
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