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Emporio Italia

Railway Road, Ilkley, England
+44 1943 430005
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
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“panini” (4 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Railway Road, Ilkley, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to The Emporio Italia for my Birthday Treat - recommended by a friend, what a superb little restaurant, loved everything about it the ladies that served us were lovely. The food was absolutely delicious, we both had chicken with a mushroom cream sauce...More

Thank christine w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a meal here to celebrate a family birthday. Interesting that the chef himself comes out to explain the menu - nothing printed. Very family friendly and the staff were wonderful with my two young grandchildren. Food enjoyed by all and although slightly on the...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely little gem of a place. We visited on a busy Saturday afternoon. The food was superb, we had pasta dishes from the specials lunch menu. This consists of a main meal, a glass of wine or a beer and a coffee or tea...More

Thank Gillmurphy
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I came last Friday for my partners birthday , and we were absolutely blown away . The service was great and the food even better than last time . We really hoped it lived up to the previous high standards it set . I had...More

Thank Tobias G
Reviewed 7 June 2017

...we are polar opposites when it comes to the cooking of steak! I love mine mooing on the plate and hubby likes his to resemble shoe leather (in my opinion). It turns out that the Italian chef and I share the same taste whilst his...More

Thank JaneTess31
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Six of us booked a table @ Emporios on a busy Friday night. Five of us ordered the crab ravioli starter which we all agreed was absolutely delicious. We followed with mains of lamb, pork, hake, chicken & lasagne all of which were excellent, so...More

Thank cherrybeeIlkley
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

But too good to deprive them of it. The staff are friendly, food is delightful and served quickly, and the restaurant feels very authentic. The menu is small but caters for all tastes- five pasta dishes but all sounding delicious. And it's reasonably priced. We...More

Thank EHoldsworth
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

A Saturday lunch, booked for noon (don't try and just turn up), table at the back, whatever you have it's great. Sam & Luigi run a great place. Lasagna to die for, limoncello mousse for pudding. I wish it was closer to Bradford but worth...More

Thank mattYorkshire012
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful oasis just off Brooke Street. Authentic Italian cuisine, friendly front of house team providing seamless service. There's and extensive menu and great selection of wines. Try their home made lasagne. See you soon again Captain Medley Isle of Man

Thank Captain M M
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner arrived for some late lunch . The service was great and the staff were extremely Friendly . The portions sizes were great money for value and the actual food tasted amazing . The fresh bread with a tomato sauce on was...More

Thank Tobias G
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Questions & Answers
Zak M
16 February 2017|
Response from Gian W | Property representative |
The previous answer isn't true. As we do not add service charge and we do not do a deal for 3 courses. (In the evening) our 6 fresh starters for the evening are all £6.95. And Main courses vary from £10.95 to £18.95 (pasta... More
17 January 2017|
Response from jw752015 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are closed on Mondays
23 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Gian W | Property representative |
Sorry, I'm afraid not, there is seating outside where you're more than welcome to bring dogs :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, 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, 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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