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Il Paradiso del Cibo

40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
+44 1904 611444
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“cibo” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
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Reviewed December 7, 2015

This restaurant is a quaint little family styled Italian venue which I would give 3 greats for. Great Food Great Atmosphere and Great Staff. Felt Welcome from the time of arrival till when we left. Staff would also accommodated any request we asked for. with...More

Thank Dread528
Reviewed November 29, 2015

A small restaurant with tightly packed tables and a great atmosphere, the staff were very welcoming, friendly and efficient throughout. Very much an authentic, local Italian with so much more character than a standard chain pizza/pasta restaurant. Everyone seemed relaxed, enjoying their meals and having...More

1  Thank PNBJ
Reviewed November 25, 2015

On a month long trip to the Uk,i and a group of 7 picket randomly picked this restaurant purely for its unusual name.we work for an Italian food magazine soon to launch in Europe,we are sent to various places in the specific Italian restaurants to...More

1  Thank Marcoriva69
paolosilesu, Owner at Il Paradiso del Cibo, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2015

Dear marcoriva69& Co, i personally like to thank you very much for reviewing my modest restaurant, me and my staff are proud and humbled for your generous words, knowing that they are coming from guests of your calibre , knowledge but most importantly understanding of...More

Reviewed November 24, 2015

I went their a couple of weeks ago with my brother. He really wanted to eat Italian and knowing the reputation of this restaurant I directly took him there. However, we have been disappointed. My brother had a pizza and even though the crust was...More

Thank Marina E
paolosilesu, Owner at Il Paradiso del Cibo, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2015

Dear Marina, thank you for posting your sincere review, I am both sad and disappointed that you and your brother did not find our restaurant to your full satisfaction, we take every review very seriously. In regards of our food I can assure you that...More

Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Our first visit but we werent disappointed! The lobster was fantastic and fillet steak superb! Surroundings far from posh but so relaxed. Staff friendly and gave you plenty of time between courses. Would definitely recommend and we will definitely visit again

Thank rossy4926
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Fantastic food, typical friendly Italian staff. A very small personal restaurant, if you want a real Italian meal without the fuss of a fight pay them a visit. Reasonable price and very tasty, my two children loved it and the welcome was warm. We will...More

1  Thank Neil F
paolosilesu, Owner at Il Paradiso del Cibo, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2015

Thank you very much for taking the time to put a review, I and all my staff are very great full that you enjoyed both food and service and sincerely hope to see you very soon. Grazie Paolo and staff

Reviewed November 13, 2015

Ciao Came for lunch yesterday with my sister who lives in York and is a regular . Great Sardinian food and friendly staff . I had a good chat woth the owner who worked i several Places I had eaten in Sardinia ! Bravo bravo...More

Thank Sarda74
Reviewed November 13, 2015

Just having a wander while out for a day in York and came across this little gem of a restaurant for lunch. When you walk in, the Italian atmosphere hits you and the staff welcome you and are so friendly. The food was fantastic, haven't...More

Thank maria50Teeside
Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Visited for the first time yesterday, for lunch. Absolutely fantastic. As authentic an Italian cafe bar as you could hope to find. Food was fantastic and great service too. The best pizza in York by far ... and possibly the best outdide of Naples. Will...More

Thank MDale
Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

I can not recommended this place enough the pizza the pasta everything is amazing the staff is great and very friendly .

Thank Mangaza Z
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Pauline J
August 11, 2017|
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Response from travellduo | Reviewed this property |
No inside space only.
Ruth E
May 30, 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
October 13, 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
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Average prices
$9 - $51
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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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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