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The Wheatley Arms

$$ - $$$, British,
Wheatley Lane | Ben Rhydding, Ilkley LS29 8PP, England
+44 1943 816496
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wheatley Lane | Ben Rhydding, Ilkley LS29 8PP, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A member of my family had been and recommended we go for my 40th. I thought great, somewhere new to visit! I booked for 14 and on the night only 13 people could make it. The starters were good and I thought great, what a...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been a few times now to the Wheatley for a few beers and bar snacks - the craft ales are usually ok but the bar snacks are inconsistent. The provision times they have been ok but this last time my friend ordered a toasted...More

1  Thank Rhys D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having read the previous reviews, I can totally concur that The Wheatley Arms is a great place to stay! The service and staff are amazing! The rooms are lovely with a shower that actually has really good pressure! Tea and cake when you arrive is...More

Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed a late lunch with friends. The service was excellent and friendly. Decent beer, comfortable chairs and freshly made sandwiches. The fish butty and the hot dog with a Cumberland sausage were well received and the flat white coffee were first class.

Thank 841nigel45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I often stay at the Wheatley when I am in Ilkley for work, the staff are always welcoming & helpful. Dinner is always a treat - fresh & tasty. The risotto has always been my favourite (it was on the menu this trip - hopefully...More

Thank Helen7600
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I can highly reccomend this as a venue, we visited for my mother’s 80 th birthday party , our party ranged from 9 months to 94 . We had the buffet with a stunning salmon centrepiece, there was something for everyone . Lovely room and...More

Thank ratkinson48
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Been a couple of times and never had a bad experience, had our daughters christening party here in Jan if memory serves me right and was a great event.Staff were brilliant and the food did not disappoint.

1  Thank Wharfedale1985
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We have been here a couple of times before and have had good meals in the past, but as always, you can only review what you get on the night and tonight we got slap dash clumsy cooking with no finesse. I don't know if...More

Thank Yorkshiresole
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for some tea after a strole around Ben rhydding and Ilkley. Was busy but we found a nice corner. Menu was a nice mix of traditional pub food and other choices.

Thank Lizzy T
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve lunches at The Wheatley a few times now and I would say it’s a lovely pub with friendly staff, but the food could be better. I’ve had sandwiches a couple of times, but the bread they use is awful - so cloudy and dry....More

1  Thank Michelle R
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Questions & Answers
Charlotte C
2 October 2016|
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Response from nitramYorkshire | Property representative |
There is no lift and the rooms are all on first floor level.
28 September 2015|
Response from WAManagement | Property representative |
Unfortunately not, all the rooms are upstairs and there is not a lift.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheatley Lane | Ben Rhydding, Ilkley LS29 8PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 816496
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