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The Veggie

32 Leeds Road, Ilkley LS29 8DS, England
+44 1943 600245
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (29 reviews)
“welsh rarebit” (14 reviews)
“wedges” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
32 Leeds Road, Ilkley LS29 8DS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked and given a table by the door. The staff obligingly moved us when we requested another as we didn’t want to be sat in a draft on a wintry evening. We noticed later that the couple sat there seemed to be surrounded...More

Thank _pabreen20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not vegetarian but the food is just fantastic we had the rarebit with soup of the day absolutely delicious compliments to the chef the staff are warm and friendly will defiantly be back soon

1  Thank hesp1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On regular visits to Ilkley to see my dad,we never miss the opportunity to go to Veggie for lunch. I am not a vegetarian but the mix of flavours and standard of food is superb. Whether a vegetarian or not, just go there and see....More

1  Thank CliveOwen
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We've been here several times and each time had lovely food and great service! The food is delicious and beautifully presented. The last time we went we just had a cup of tea and a cake and the cakes were so delicious that we really...More

1  Thank Crispinhj
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I'm not a vegetarian but I love their soup and innovative sandwiches. Staff always very nice and helpful.

1  Thank Una B
Reviewed 31 January 2018

I have been many times to the Veggie, and always find it friendly and fabulous food. They also cater for vegans. Highly recommended for anyone visiting Ilkley

1  Thank Extravirginmary
Reviewed 29 January 2018

It was quite a cold morning and we decided to have breakfast prior to a walk on the moors rather than afterwards. My husband’s preference was a more established eatery. I convinced him we needed a more health choice of food and I’m so glad...More

1  Thank JoAYorkshire
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I hesitate to write our glowing review of this cafe, because we don't want even more people to go there! It's very popular as it is, and for good reason. The staff are friendly and efficient, the food is well thought out and generous and...More

Thank bill p
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I visited the veggie today for the first time even though I’ve lived in Ilkley for 6 years. I took my two very young children for my birthday 😀 I was worried about going to lunch with just me and the children, I worry they...More

Thank albert525
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Amazing! Went with my mum loved the food and selection of vegetarian and vegan! & the little dog :)!

Thank eloisejberry
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Questions & Answers
27 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jamo30 | Property representative |
Good morning yes we do allow dogs. You will need to give us a call so we can reserve Table 5. which is a lovely little room on the side so nice and private for you and the dog. we use this room as some of our guests may... More
Lesley F
1 April 2017|
Response from Jamo30 | Property representative |
We have on street parking or Booths supermarket allow 2hrs free parking, also opposite Booths is a small but free car park. Hope this helps.
peter d
8 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Leeds Road, Ilkley LS29 8DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 600245
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Serving Freshly cooked vegetarian food and cakes including gluten & dairy free.Freshly ground coffee,loose leaf teas and fresh fruit smoothies. All served in beautiful surroundings within the spa town of Ilkley.
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