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Monkman's Wine bar & Restaurant

3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
+44 1943 817485
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish soup” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (7 reviews)
All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided spur of the moment to go out for mid week tea, not something which we usually do. On our way to a chain restaurant, we walked past Monkmans and decided to change our plans. We have dined there very happily in the past...More

Thank lindagornall
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stylish destination, extensive menu and superb wines all served in this ilkley oasis. I went over lunch and found their fish soup and mussels delightful Well worth a visit, will return soon. Captain Medley Isle of Man

Thank Captain M M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fairly tasty tapas but unexceptional and high price. Service erratic with others orders offered and ours delivered in wrong order!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful Saturday evening dinner for 4 of us here and had a great night infact one of the party commented it was the best meal he'd had in ages. Lots to choose though some items had sold out which was probably not unexpected...More

Thank karen f
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We invited our friends to join us for my husbands Birthday Bash, we have been to Monkmans on quite a few occasions. It was a totally lovely evening, the reception was so lovely, they were really professional and really friendly greeting us all and showing...More

Thank shirleyp336
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very hard to beat the quality of food at the prices offered on the fixed price menu Great for lunch with friends, accompanied by a comfortably buzzy atmosphere. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Robert F W
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

An unexpected pleasure, our dinner in this friendly restaurant. The food was distinctive, authentic.... delicious. Mackerel with roast rhubarb and brown butter- a lovely, salty, sharp tangle of tastes; vegetarian croquettes with a slick of creamy something....just lovely starters. Our main courses were just as...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Visited a couple of weeks ago for the first time as we're having building work and no kitchen, we hadn't booked but were just in time for the early bird which was a bonus. Food was excellent and brilliant value for money at £10 for...More

1  Thank LynwoodYorkshire
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We turned up without booking for lunch and had an enjoyable meal. the Provençal fish soup was a particular favourite

1  Thank John A
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal here for my partner's birthday on Saturday evening. The food was wonderful, everything was so tasty and well presented, generous portions. The wine was delicious and the service was super friendly and efficient. We loved the warm fresh bread and olives...More

1  Thank Rose D
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Are you dog friendly by any chance?
21 April 2017|
Response from Lindykid | Reviewed this property |
No it's not. Most pubs in ilkley are though.
Is there an early bird menu and if so what time is it available till and how much is it please
24 June 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 817485
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