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La Rue

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61 Bingley Road, Shipley, Bradford BD18 4SD, England
+44 1274 595894
18:00 - 21:00
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Sun 13:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quiet, but early evening and the night before Valentines, so possibly to be expected. However, was not prepared for it to be so cool inside. Food was tasty but nothing special. Decor & furniture OK. Service decent enough, then again we were only ones there when we arrived (two others came in mid meal). Fairly wide choice on menu.... More 

Thank Stephen C
Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok firstly credit where it's due. The food was lovely and the staff albeit thin on the ground were friendly and worked hard. What's wrong then? THE PLACE WAS FREEZING!!!!! OK I know it's January but it felt like we was sat outside. Shivering whilst eating really does take away the romance of a rare night out for my wife... More 

Thank N1558RLrichard
Bradford, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first visit here but I had heard so much about it. When we arrived i thought it was a bit small but we got a lovely table upstairs. I went with friends but I would love to return with the husband When the menu came there were many things that looked good. The food arrived and it... More 

Thank rachel s
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58 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was picked for me and I knew nothing about it beforehand. My initial impression of the menu was it was a bit pretentious and seemed to be style over substance. One dish that caught my eye was the starter of ‘curried haddock risotto’ which from the description sounded like kedgeree to me. However, I decided to order this... More 

Thank David S
Brighouse, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We visited on Christmas Day 2016, 4 adults and 3 children.The food was just ok, the waiting staff thin on the ground but worked hard. Firstly the table sat behind us were asked if they could vacate their table as they had another booking, to be informed by the guests that they were still waiting for their deserts! When we... More 

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We visited La Rue this lunchtime for Sunday Lunch.On arrival we thought the actual restaurant looked a little tired and there was a large tool box in the middle of the floor ( which stayed there all lunchtime) We were given menus ( my Sunday lunch page was missing) To be honest at that point we nearly left as we... More 

Thank Oatsie123
Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Can't deny that the service was superb - created nicely and taken to our table of 9 which was latex out nicely. The menu looked good and my whole family had a nice starter and main. I just felt that for the expensive price it was it wasn't worth it. Especially my meal - I ordered a steak medium rare... More 

Thank has217
Bradford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great Anniversary meal here last night. This was our first visit for quite a few years. Remember it being bigger, but the decor and atmosphere was really nice. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was as good as I remember with loads to choose from. We had the deep fried brie to start then the Lamb... More 

Thank Noel G
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Visited for a Christmas get together and as always the food and the service was great. Very nice setting too.

Thank Gaynor W
Oundle, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Book at this lively little restaurant on a busy Saturday night. Not been for a while, and surprised to find it was half the size having sold off part of the building. Complete refurbishment gave a great atmosphere, and the staff were welcoming and attentive throughout. Excellent menu selection, and well chosen wines available. We chose starters of Haddock fish... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
13:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Bingley Road, Shipley, Bradford BD18 4SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford  >  Shipley
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 595894
We are a modern contempary English restaurant serving quality fresh dishes. We prepare all our products from our kitchen and use locally sourced products from award winning suppliers, including the fantastic Saltaire Blond on tap. Our ethos has always been value for money and we serve a house menu that cannot be matched in our opinion for a wide range of styles and dishes. Our menu contains a very good selection of fish which is delivered on a daily basis.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?