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The Olive Branch

1 Crescent Terrace, Ilkley LS29 8DE, England
+44 1943 968140
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mixed grill” (15 reviews)
“chicken shish” (5 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Crescent Terrace, Ilkley LS29 8DE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I’ve always enjoyed Turkish food during my travels and this restaurant in Ilkley did not disappoint. I visited a couple of times over a two week period and both times the food and service were both excellent. The food is very tasty and authentic. It’s...More

Thank Jeanette H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I came to The Olive Branch on Friday night after a friend had booked for my 30th birthday. We were served by a fantastic waitress called Kelly who looked after us all night. The food was absolutely fantastic! We had hummus and...More

Thank Kate W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have only ever had one of two meals in there off their menu and always enjoy it. Not very happy that the waitresses are asked to wear bandage-type very short skirts as a uniform.

Thank Una B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Went with my brother and his wife and two friends and we thoroughly enjoyed or food and the atmosphere Many thanks

Thank Langford60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked for 26 people upstairs. From the beginning to the end it was a pleasure, Kelly was sooo helpful, full of life and energy taking all our whims in her stride. They encouraged us to decorate our area of the room with pictures, balloons...More

Thank D6587LQjanet
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend on friday 12th January and the food was outstanding. They serve the best calamari i’ve ever had (and I always get calamari everywhere we go). The food portions are great and are served beautifully. My boyfriend had the mixed grill...More

Thank daisydays1806
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Great Turkish restaurant centrally situated in Ilkley. Extensive menu and reasonably priced. Fresh ingredients used in cooking. The food is tasty, and the service is great. What more could you ask for?

Thank RobertMintonTaylor
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with my son and grand children excellent meal and service. Would definitely recommend. 5*****

Thank brenda d
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We were in Ilkley for a wedding and found this place for dinner. They had a deal on £14.99 for any two course, we enjoyed calamari and hummus for starters followed by grilled chicken with bulgar wheat and salad. All the dishes were very tasty,...More

Thank LauratheExplorer1992
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

5-star food and service during our visit. Staff particularly helpful with gluten-free enquiries. The falafel starter and mixed grill main course was top of the ratings. Good value too. Highly recommended.

Thank Pburty
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30 May 2016|
Response from Victor G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I believe they might outside, although there is not a big area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Crescent Terrace, Ilkley LS29 8DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 968140
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