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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 yesterday

Very nice tea room with great high tea!! Staff are very attentive and friendly. A great place to spend an afternoon with friends and family. You can also get great healthy options for food. Being a vegetarian it was great to see how the chef...More

Thank nil27
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Betty's was average, and no more. We called in for simple coffee and cake & were seated straight away. Our order was taken promptly, but then we waited...... and waited... and waited... Eventually coffee arrived, we must have been forgotten. No apology from our server....More

Thank BluePenguine
Reviewed 4 days ago

My partner & I met some family friends here for breakfast whilst visiting the UK and were pleasantly surprised by Betty's. The range of meals on offer was great, and they were presented beautifully. The prices are a little high, but this also goes towards...More

Thank BeccaOtten
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A lovely experience. My breakfast was delicious and the staff very friendly. Would definitely go here again. It lives up to its wonderful reputation.

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited Betty's in Harrogate on many occasions I wasn't sure whether Ilkley would live up to expectations - shouldn't have worried as it's fantastic - smaller but food, staff & atmosphere all brilliant. Had the seafood gratin which was delicious. Cakes & tea purchased...More

Thank Alison C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Deleightful lunchtime experience and was worth the wait to bet in. Even in a queue they look after you with preselection menus and free chocolate cake nibbles. Very good selection of teas and coffees. Had a lovely darjeeling pot of tea, generous size, with my...More

Thank ant_walton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have to visit place tricked off the bucket list. Whilst the service is impeccably done the food is ok. Need to go again relly to give a full review

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in for breakfast one morning. Betty’s is a fabulous place to have breakfast. Three of us had the full English, one had fruit and yoghurt. A little bit more yoghurt would have been good. The service is excellent, always a smile and a...More

Thank PBPG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fair to say a cracking little tea room where a tad of grandeur takes you back in time. Silver pots and fine bone chinner cups. A little pricy but at the end of the day it is what it says it is, nowt wrong wi...More

Thank jpstead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who cannot love Betty's. Wonderful quality and a landmark in Yorkshire. As much as I love visiting a small part of me always winces at the prices. It's a treat and not everything is over the top but it is expensive for some basics like...More

Thank Horracks
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July 26, 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
December 7, 2016|
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Response from Rinc0n2013 | Reviewed this property |
Only for special events, but going tomorrow so will enquire
November 23, 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
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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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