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Monkman's Wine bar & Restaurant

3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
+44 1943 817485
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (13 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I ended up eating twice in a matter of days because we enjoyed it so much, The staff are very friendly and helpful and give good attention to detail. The food tasted very fresh and looked amazing!

Thank Bex M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently called for an evening meal, and had a wonderful meal. The service was great, the menu selection was very varied, and the food of excellent quality.

1  Thank veeney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really don't like to give a resteraunt a bad review but this was really bad. The beef Bourgogne was tough and tasted liked it had been warmed up several times. The sauce was really just red wine. The onion tart was cold for one person...More

3  Thank Pat M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food highly competent if not brilliant. Service very good. Fabulous wine at sensible prices. Cheese excellent. Recommended

Thank TimothyParr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided spur of the moment to go out for mid week tea, not something which we usually do. On our way to a chain restaurant, we walked past Monkmans and decided to change our plans. We have dined there very happily in the past...More

Thank lindagornall
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Stylish destination, extensive menu and superb wines all served in this ilkley oasis. I went over lunch and found their fish soup and mussels delightful Well worth a visit, will return soon. Captain Medley Isle of Man

Thank Captain M M
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Fairly tasty tapas but unexceptional and high price. Service erratic with others orders offered and ours delivered in wrong order!

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Enjoyed a wonderful Saturday evening dinner for 4 of us here and had a great night infact one of the party commented it was the best meal he'd had in ages. Lots to choose though some items had sold out which was probably not unexpected...More

Thank karen f
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We invited our friends to join us for my husbands Birthday Bash, we have been to Monkmans on quite a few occasions. It was a totally lovely evening, the reception was so lovely, they were really professional and really friendly greeting us all and showing...More

Thank shirleyp336
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Very hard to beat the quality of food at the prices offered on the fixed price menu Great for lunch with friends, accompanied by a comfortably buzzy atmosphere. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Robert F W
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Are you dog friendly by any chance?
21 April 2017|
Response from Lindykid | Reviewed this property |
No it's not. Most pubs in ilkley are though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3-5 Cunliffe Road, Ilkley LS29 9DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 817485
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