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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)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Railway Road, Ilkley LS29 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful experience. We have wanted to have a meal here since we moved to Ilkley last October and were lucky enough to get a table on Valentine’s Day. The food was wonderful, the service was brilliant but the atmosphere was truly wonderful. We...More

Thank Jake C
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Visited on Saturday 6th January. We used to go to their restaurant in Skipton. Cosy, authentic Italian atmosphere. Excellent food, knowledgeable, friendly staff and great value.

Thank Jay279
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Popped in for a late lunch between Christmas and New Year and the service, food and atmosphere were as amazing as always. I love the way that Luigi describes the whole menu in detail, really displaying his passion for what he delivers. Great value, beautifully...More

Thank Alex H
Reviewed 15 December 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 5 December 2017

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

1  Thank Wesyorkclaret
Reviewed 23 November 2017 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 17 November 2017 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 14 November 2017

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 9 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
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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, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
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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