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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, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 The Grove, Ilkley LS29 9EE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I used to live in the area and was a frequent visitor to Betty’s. I was very happy to be able to take my family there on a recent trip. We all had a delicious lunch. Such great vegetarian options and vast tea and coffee...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place & a fab breakfast. Busy place, yet made to feel special. Would recommend. Staff excellent and made to feel special.

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Always busy, the waiting staff are usually very efficient. However this visit it was hard to gain someone’s attention. Betty’s is always thought of as the go to for afternoon tea. Unfortunately Ive had better priced vs Quantity vs quality elsewhere now and if they...More

Thank Claire A
Reviewed 5 days ago

First visit to Betty’s even though we are from Yorkshire. Didn’t have to queue too long and seated in a corner of the restaurant. We went for afternoon tea and so that was what we ordered. It was ok, certainly nothing special and definitely not...More

Thank kibongi1965
Reviewed 6 days ago

How sad. Went for Champagne afternoon tea with my parents for a birthday celebration at 3pm ish. (They don't take bookings) Queued for 45 minutes only to be told toward the front of the queue that afternoon tea was no longer available because they had...More

Thank Georgina G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been to all of the other Bettys, so we wanted to complete the list. We decided to visit for the afternoon tea for two. Lovely sandwiches,scones,jam and cream and lovely pastisseries. Very enjoyable and a lovely cup of tea too. Very lovely surroundings...More

Thank d0nna47
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am sure that there are cheaper places to eat in Ilkey and if you want a cheap and cheerful snack then Betty's won't be for you. However if you want classy surroundings, lovely food, quality service, beautifully presented by super staff then Betty's is...More

Thank SheilaEngland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Ilkley yesterday for an afternoon tea we had had bought as a gift. Very disappointed at what you got for just under £40 compared to other afternoon teas we have had like Armathwaite Hall, Goldsborough Hall which were the same price but much...More

Thank DWard07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in while passing through Ilkley this afternoon and were able to park outside. There was no queue, and we were shown in straight away. It’s a lovely room, but overlooks a car park! The service was good, the staff friendly and helpful, like...More

Thank pmas53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ideal place for special visitors. Yes true - it is pricey but also yes true - it's great quality. I went with Canadian visitors and they left raving. The sweet trolley is out of the 60's and completely gorgeous morsels. Loved it and the...More

Thank Jingle05
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Response from Boo516 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe it is. You will probably need to phone them
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
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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