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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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Open Now
10:30 - 14:30 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Railway Road, Ilkley LS29 8HQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s really good to be able to eat at an independent restaurant that serves quality food in such a friendly atmosphere. I had the chicken Milanese which was so tasty, it’s an easy dish to get wrong but this was perfect. Would recommend this place...More

Thank Tonycav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spotted this, pretty well hidden, gem and were lucky to get a table. Very traditional and welcoming. We both had the pasta al forno which was delcious. Real comfort food on a freezing cold day! All the other dishes looked great too. It was a...More

Thank Victoria C
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We have been wanting to visit this place since we moved here. My partner booked us a table for Valentine’s Day and I loved everything about the evening. Authentic Italian cuisine and family run business. Friendly relaxed atomosphere with a set menu. Would recommend booking...More

Thank Lizzy T
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Went for my husband birthday and it was really enjoyable. The authentic Italian food was amazing, lovely atmosphere and friendly owner. We could not fault it and will definitely return.

Thank anamcara4u
Reviewed 20 February 2018

You will not be disappointed. Whether it is for lunch or dinner the food is superb. Amazing home cooked Italian food with great atmosphere, wines and staff. Also used them to cater for a party at home and it was perfect. Fantastic place.

Thank IlkleyJo
Reviewed 15 February 2018 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 4 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
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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