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South Hawksworth Street, Ilkley, England
+44 1943 811240
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Harrogate
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Again spoilt for choice! I was cheeky & asked for 3x3rd of a pint as per the festival, which they duly served me. Try them before there gone especially the Crossroads!

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Thank Stephen L
darwen
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98 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a run over to ilkley the other sunday for the 1st time had a walk around then 'stumbled' on the lister arms, so glad we did, us being wetherspoons fans. 2 meals of lamb shank, mash, veg and loads of gravy with 2 standard lemonades (promotional) price £17.98 excellent value for two really good meals.......well done highly recommended!!

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Thank brownieDarwen
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault the brekkies here. It does what it says on the tin! Great , prompt service. Efficient and chirpy. If you want a decent brekkie ( even for groups of a good size) drop in here!

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Thank travel T
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your wonderful review! Breakfast is a very busy time for us, and I'm glad we delivered the high standards of service we always strive to achieve. Hopefully we'll see you again soon! Thanks again, Mallory Green Shift Leader More 

Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I always like to visit a Weatherspoons Pub as you know what you are getting. Choice & value. Cold & rainy evening, bright, welcoming inside. Couple of pints ordered which were good. I liked the decor, a book case corner with 'Ilkley Moor Bar Tat' song written on the wall. It was busy, but service was fine.

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Thank Lady_PennyPowers
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your review. We always aim to make sure customers feel warm and welcome when they visit us. It is lovely to see that we achieved this on your visit. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Many thanks, Mallory Green Shift Leader. More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Visited on a midweek lunchtime and the place was busy. The menu was interesting and varied representing great value. The staff were very helpful,working really hard. Service was prompt and food very tasty.

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Thank jscoates
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. We always try our best to provide the best service possible for each and every customer. We hope to see you again soon. Thanks again, Mallory Green Shift Leader. More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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274 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

A nice wetherspoon pub, as you might expect in Ilkley. Not the usual brand pub. Good menu, nice staff and a good range of local beer.

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Thank Kingofgeography
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer. I am very pleased to see that you enjoyed your visit to The Lister Arms. Please come back soon and try some more local beer, or for the rest of this month you could try some beer from all over. The Spring Ale festival continues until April 2nd. Many thanks, Mallory Green Shift Leader More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Great prices, nice & clean & a lot bigger than it seems. It had a nice atmosphere. Would definitely recommend trying.

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Thank emkeavo
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your excellent review. We try and keep the place as clean and tidy as possible at all times. We hope to see you again soon! Regards, Mallory Green Shift Leader. More 

Harrogate
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

........... well with the exception of some noisy little.......... children who's parents were in their own little bubble! A family room like some other Wetherspoon's would be a great idea. Food very good, excellent choice of beers! Would still come again.

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Thank Stephen L
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your review. Unfortunately moments like this sometimes can't be helped. You've probably seen other Wetherspoons pubs with family rooms. However, this is something we have discussed but it would be very hard to accommodate as we have limited space as it is. We sell a lot of food in this particular establishment and creating a... More 

Level Contributor
56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Only came in for a coffee but found the staff pleasant and efficient and nicely decorated with lots of local attractions and history displayed in the picture frames. Would consider eating here as the food that was coming out of the kitchen looked well cooked.

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Thank Victoria H
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your kind review. We always aim to be as efficient as possible, no matter how busy it is. You should definitely come back again and try the food, it's as good as it looks! Thanks again, and we hope to see you soon. Regards, Mallory Green Shift Leader. More 

Bingley
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

We spent about 4 hours in here during which we had a meal, 4 persons, and a few drinks. The meal was served quickly and was typical Witherspoon fare. Staff were friendly but there was a shortage of staff behind the bar at lunch time. We waited 10 min to be served at the bar. However we will return for... More 

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Thank Roger Y
Mallory G, Public Relations Manager at The Lister Arms, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you very much for your comments. We always strive to give our customers the best service we can and ensure they leave completely satisfied. All of your comments have been taken on board and we are currently looking into our staffing levels so that should improve very soon. Thanks again, Mallory Green, Shift Leader. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Hawksworth Street, Ilkley, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 811240
Description
This is a new weatherspoons. LS29 9LB

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