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Massarella's Cafe Bar & Fine Art

14 Victoria Road | Saltaire, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3LQ, England
+44 1274 580129
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“soups” (37 reviews)
“carrot cake” (28 reviews)
“panini” (24 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
14 Victoria Road | Saltaire, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3LQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...make a date with the sticky date cake 'cus the sticky date cake tastes great. Just like me grandma used to make. Delicious! Excellent double shot Americano to boot.

2  Thank Terry H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited with my newborn daughter and toddler intent on not eating any of my sons cake. That didn't last long.. Simply the best carrot cake I've ever had. Full of nuts and a proper cream cheese and lemon icing.

3  Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for lunch after noticing the gallery! Had the cheese ham and Caramelised onion panini! TASTIEST PANINI YET! Great service!

4  Thank chris b
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Massarella''s is a gorgeous Cafe Bar in the heart of the historical English Heritage Village of Saltaire. A warm welcome from staff and seated at a table amongst a beautiful array of wonderful Fine Art work on display in this lovely cafe made our experience...More

4  Thank L M
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Having been turned away by staff from the eaterie in Salts Mill due to the waiting times to be seated and then apparently another 40 minutes wait to be served with food we were looking for somewhere to lunch. We were extremely lucky to come...More

4  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was my first visit here so I was a little bemused when I heard the staff plugging the soups every time they took an order. But having read other reviews & had the experience of a delicious pea & ham soup with a crispy...More

1  Thank BiscuitierDave
Reviewed 5 March 2017

First time visit to Saltaire(wonderful) and we called in for a snack.The surroundings are charming, staff delightful - and the sticky date cake was divine.The owner actually shared her recipe and baking tips with me which was a real treat .My companions had a pannini...More

3  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Service was friendly and helpful with a dietary requirement. My cake was lovely, as was my husband's soup, the ambiance with the pictures on the wall made it very pleasant BUT it was a busy Sunday afternoon and I was quite concerned to find when...More

3  Thank Jerey64
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Nothing like Ellen's pea and mint soup to warm you up after a Sunday walk. Excellent. (and thank you for the recipe!)

3  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Our sweet potato soup was delicious. We were delighted that the owner kindly shared her recipe with us so we can try to replicate this at home. Not sure we'll manage to reach her standards but it might be close. Lovely food and prompt, friendly...More

4  Thank Peter G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:00
10:30 - 16:00
10:30 - 16:00
10:30 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Victoria Road | Saltaire, Shipley, Bradford BD18 3LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Bradford  >  Shipley
  • Phone Number: +44 1274 580129
  • E-mail
Massarella's has established itself as one of the finest Cafe Bars in the area offering high quality soups, paninis, sandwiches, fine wines and local bottled beers, as well as serving superb coffee by Barista-trained coffee makers.Situated on Saltaire's main thoroughfare at 14 Victoria Road, we are equally well known for our Art Gallery which showcases some of the best local artists in the area.