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Clevedon Restaurant

Ben Rhydding Drive | Located at the top of Ben Rhydding Drive with stunning views of the Wharfe Valley, Ilkley LS29 8AQ, England
+44 1943 811606
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pudding” (2 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (17 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ben Rhydding Drive | Located at the top of Ben Rhydding Drive with stunning views of the Wharfe Valley, Ilkley LS29 8AQ, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Clevedon Restaurant
1. New Starter
"Fantastic restaurant with gorgeous views of the wharfe valley."
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2. Chocolate torte
"The food was excellent"
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3. Afternoon Tea Delight
"lovely surroundings and first rate afternoon tea"
Philip H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a little hidden gem! We had a wonderful afternoon tea here, the selection had a great variety and the servers Ian and Joanne could not have been more attentive. Will definitely be back, hopefully in the Summer to admire the view!

Thank Lucy D
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My friend and I received a warm welcome and sat on the terrace to take advantage of the surroundings. We chose sandwiches which were beautifully presented with a generous portion of salad and shared a portion of chips which were delicious! A cool glass of...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Sometimes when you go for lunch you spend a lot of money and its a total waste of time on this occasion the service was very good ;the food was very good ;the setting was splendid a table next door to the stunning views of...More

Thank Pudseylad22
EmmaLou777879, General Manager at Clevedon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you very much for your review and kind words. We're so glad that you had a memorable and enjoyable Christmas day with us and we hope to see you again soon. Emma-Louise

Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had excellent service. The surroundings inside are very very nice and a lovely atmosphere. We went for a family Christmas lunch. We will definitely visit again when the weather is better, but we still had a bit of a view of Ilkley Moor! We...More

Thank 677Dianne
EmmaLou777879, General Manager at Clevedon Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Many thanks for your review! We're so happy you had an enjoyable lunch and we look forward to seeing you again. Emma-Louise

Reviewed 30 October 2017

Perfect roast dinner from the carvery, and a very warm welcome. The staff were very friendly and attentive. Rounded off with excellent coffee in the library ! Thank you !

Thank 111Whiteheads
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely experience, enhanced by very friendly staff with thanks to Angela. Afternoon Tea was lovely, just enough for four people. Set in great, quiet surroundings.

Thank PaBCarter
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We visited on a damp and miserable Wednesday afternoon but our spirits were lifted by the helpful staff, lovely surroundings and first rate afternoon tea. It began with a helpful man who took away our wet coats and continued with all the staff including the...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I recently visited the Clevedon for a family lunch and was not disappointed. The staff were attentive, friendly and welcoming on arrival and throughout the meal, the food was beautifully presented, tasted delicious and was made from quality ingredients (all seasonal and locally resourced) and...More

Thank SloperC
Reviewed 22 September 2017

we went for a quick afternoon stop off, turns out the service, meal, bar staff (ian) were incredible, had no idea of this place, also love the culture and the amazing connection the staff has, especially when the maintenance guys came in and their all...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We had lunch for three in this beautifully decorated restaurant, with stunning views. Food was lovely Yorkshire Barnsley chop. Service was good, even though quite busy with large table of young lady's having afternoon teas. We are planning our return visit soon.

Thank cyrilandvi
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Jacqueline H
15 January 2017|
Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do need to book for sunday lunch as it's very popular. The number to call is 01943 811606.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 1,200 - USD 3,500
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:30 pm
10:00 am - 6:30 pm
10:00 am - 6:30 pm
10:00 am - 6:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ben Rhydding Drive | Located at the top of Ben Rhydding Drive with stunning views of the Wharfe Valley, Ilkley LS29 8AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 811606
  • E-mail
Why not treat yourself to something delicious from our new menu's which include tasty dishes of the season to tempt you........ and if you are planning a party or gathering with family or friends our tailor made group menu's and friendly service will ensure a memorable time.Even more reasons to visit us for honest and freshly produced food - cooked the way you want it. Accompanied by scenery the Yorkshire countryside serves up best, we make a simple pleasure a true occasion.
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