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Ilkley Moor Vaults

$$ - $$$, British,
Stockeld Road, Ilkley LS29 9HD, England
+44 1943 607012
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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“fish and chips” (11 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (12 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Stockeld Road, Ilkley LS29 9HD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was so disappointing as this place has so much potential as its a lovely building and serving staff were pleasant enough. Got treated here for Mothering Sunday, but really the main course was so disappointing. All of the roasts, including the veggie options, came...More

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We used to have such lovely family meals out at this pub, however on our most recent visit the food was very poor- would not eat here again.

Thank cihx
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I went on Sunday and thought the food was lovely, what lets this place down is loads of other guests bringing really smelly stinky wet dogs into the pub. I really think its disgusting that other diners are eating with dogs sat at the side...More

Thank clairempietrovito
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Visited NYD for food and drinks - very very impressed. Staff made us feel very welcome and were polite and helpful. Great range of ale's and gin and a decent menu with specials as well. The ale's were very good too. Food was really good,...More

Thank Marshy77
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The taps as it's known among locals is a great pub - stone flagged floor, real fire, proper beer, a good wine list, and great food. Highly recommended for any day of the week for food or just drinks. Fantastic outdoor area too!

Thank LJRLeeds
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Had to ask the bar staff for a menu, then had to ask bar staff for a drink then ask them to order (we were the only people in there). The place is dated and smelly, really needs a face lift and a lick of...More

Thank misshaightobe
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here and they have a great gluten free menu (I'm coeliac). Fab Yorkshire pub and staff are always happy to help.

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Found this pub by accident advertising lunch time meals. Visited yesterday with my family - we were the only people in the restaurant. Dark, drab, no atmospehere - Meals were freshly prepared - nothing special - dont think that they are on my list to...More

Thank John42Manchester
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Disappointing. Pleasant service but the staff need training. Not enough knowledge of the food. Overpriced wine. Such a disappointment because under the last owner the food was outstanding making this a venue you could take visiting friends to with pride. It's just bog standard food...More

Thank geranium100
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Came here early evening with visiting friends and their two young children, having booked one of the pods in the garden. On arrival, we received a mediocre welcome from behind the bar and when directed to our pod which had people in it, the reply...More

Thank nicolehutchinson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Bar, British, Pub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockeld Road, Ilkley LS29 9HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 607012
  • E-mail
The Vaults is a relaxed, friendly, traditional family pub at the heart of the local community. We serve homemade pub food, beers & cask ales, as well as a wide selection of ciders, gins & spirits and soft drinks. In summer, you can come and enjoy the sunshine in our leafy beer garden or cosy up by our roaring open fire in winter. Upstairs is our 100-capacity function room, available for parties and weddings, which are also used by different community groups during the week. The Vaults caters for everyone –families & children, walkers, cyclists and even your four-legged furry friends!
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