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Il Paradiso del Cibo

40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
+44 1904 611444
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (125 reviews)
“tiramisu” (33 reviews)
“fillet steak” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went there today with my family my experience about food was great however I believe good food goes really nice with smile staff was good as well only issue I believe head chef and I am guessing owner needs to be bit more welcoming I...More

Thank Deniz44
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wowww, honestly I don't know how to start. A genuine place with pure Italian good heart people. Anything you pick in that place will be an unforgotten experience. Grandmother's quality food is all I can say. It was an unexpected amazing surprise. Ask for the...More

Thank Joaombbsilva
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Little place with a great atmosphere. The food tastes as if you were sat on a restaurant in Italy. Friendly service too!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had langoustine as a starter and porkbelly as a main. Simple but very good ... Italian food like Italian food should be. Definitely will visit again!

Thank Danny_Janssen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is so friendly and nice! The place is very small and the service is not very quick but we enjoyed it so much! Pizza was good (thin but tasty and not heavy). Desserts do not seem all homemade but they are still quite...More

Thank Michela S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Upon getting there I saw it looked busy and said to my other half we should go somewhere else. She made us go in and tbh I am so happy she did the food was unreal perfect cooked steak. A real Family feel in there...More

Thank revill88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want a taste of Southern Italy. Then this is the place to go. A small but lovely café just on the edge of the town walls. Lovely food and excellent service and you must try the Bolognese sauce. Just reminds me of Italy....More

Thank cooldad49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place , the outside is deceptive , it is a fabulous place , family run & the food is fabulous & made with passion & love .. The fillet ... Wow ... The artisan bread .... The thinnest pizzas ever ... A real...More

Thank Jj1066
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here a few years ago when we visited York and absolutely loved it so we couldn't wait to return. We were not disappointed. The food is absolutely amazing (probably the best Italian ever!) The staff are friendly and welcoming, there is a relaxed...More

Thank loupearl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great restaurant. Visited with my family whilst on a short break to York having read a review in a national newspaper. True to the review my family were warmly welcomed by the owner and his attentive staff and treated to delicious home cooked...More

Thank Helen B
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Questions & Answers
Pauline J
11 August 2017|
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Response from travellduo | Reviewed this property |
No inside space only.
Ruth E
31 May 2017|
Response from Speakasyoufind8 | Reviewed this property |
Firstly, the restaurant is at Sutton on Forest, East of Easingwold, NOT Stockton on Forest! Open Tuesday to Sunday Tuesday - Thursday: 17.00 till 2200 Friday - Saturday 12.00 till 2200. Sunday - 12.00 till 21.00. Call... More
14 October 2016|
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Response from paolo s | Property representative |
mainly Tuesdays, Wednesday lunch and dinner, still full but likely to find a table Saturday and Sunday open all day easier to find tables in the afternoon 14:30 to 18:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 53
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 611444
Real and authentic italian food with strong sardinian influence.Good selection of home-made fresh pasta , regional italian dishes, fantastic pizzas cooked in a real wood burn pizza oven .large screen tv featuring all the major european leagues games live.Original wine list with all the best sardinian wines at great prices.
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