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Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms - Ilkley

32 The Grove, Ilkley LS29 9EE, England
+44 1943 608029
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 The Grove, Ilkley LS29 9EE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely food and service, with a great atmosphere. Prices are quite high and they could do with using some of the profit to rent more floor space or have a second Betty's in Ilkley as the queues are horrendous. We were lucky and didn't have...More

Thank Joane R
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was the first time we went to Ilkley tea room. Beautiful café/tea room in a well kept and clean high street. The service was absolutely brilliant and the food was perfect. We went there with a few family members and everyone found something of...More

Thank SalmanLondon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just what you would expect from this wonderful tea rooms. Brilliant service. Excellent quality and fabulous choice of food.

Thank andrws73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its reputation precedes it, and don’t be surprised if there is a queue for a table along the main street. We just had tea, coffee and Cheesecake to savour the atmosphere. Very English, if a bit frumpy, service was efficient. I had intended purchasing some...More

Thank Eric A
Reviewed 1 week ago

received an afternoon tea as a generous gift everythjng was perfect, and served beautifully would definitely recommend as a treat

Reviewed 1 week ago

Because of the rather damp weather during our stay in Yorkshire we decided to visit Betty's tea rooms in Ilkley. Inevitably they were busy but we were quickly shown to a table. My husband had a toasted tea cake and I had traditional fruit cake...More

Thank sunflower189
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have always wanted to have tea and cakes in Betty's and was amazed to find one in Ilkley, From the minute we entered we were treated like we were the most important people they had served all morning. Service was outstanding and our young waitress...More

Thank 1978Juliet
Reviewed 1 week ago

Earlier this year, the food shop was beautifully renovated in Bettys long-established classic fashion, with new high-quality units and displays; we always buy some custard tarts, and often other tempting items, to take home. On the autumn lunch menu today we discovered a tasty parsnip...More

Thank Geoffrey H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely brunch served with a smile. Very tasty and excellent service as always. I live locally but still enjoy a treat now and again.

Thank Ilkleygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I finally decided to try Betty's afternoon tea having visited Ilkley numerous times previously. We were not disappointed. Ample payable parking is available on a large car park to the rear. On entering the premised there is a very short walk through...More

Thank Lee T
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27 July 2017|
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Response from 2014Jandy | Reviewed this property |
Just under £20 per person I think but you can call and check with them as there are different options and I would definitely book as they do get busy. Jandy
8 December 2016|
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Response from Rinc0n2013 | Reviewed this property |
Only for special events, but going tomorrow so will enquire
23 November 2016|
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Response from Mrembo95 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are gluten free options and it's best if you contact Bettys for a more in depth answer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 The Grove, Ilkley LS29 9EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Ilkley
  • Phone Number: +44 1943 608029
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