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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Italian, Pizza, Cafe, Mediterranean, Grill
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we chose the set lunch menu and was thrilled, 3 courses and from the start to the end we where delighted with everything. the simple pan roasted salmon was beautifully cooked still pink in the middle, stunning salsa Verde, and a great herb and citrus...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank yorkshirefoodielife
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We came for an evening meal last night and thoroughly enjoyed the food, the staff where really lovely and the food with delicious, the restaurant has a nice vibe and you almost feel like your dining abroad! I would definitely recommend here if you are...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Melisabella
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a light lunch but lots of places in Helmsley were closed and those that were open weren’t particularly inspiring. The option of bruschetta on the menu outside what seemed to be an evening oriented Italian restaurant appealed in the absence of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Witchford-traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to go in here years ago but stopped due to seeing chef outside a few times having a cigarette and it put us off On this trip heard it had a new owner so went in on valentines night. We had booked a table...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sue259
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called here for dinner with some friends. It was quite noisy and service was a little slow. Looks like it has been refurbished and changed owners so perhaps that is why. Average food, nothing special. Pasta was expensive and bland, pizza not very good. I'd...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChilliTinkles
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a meal here with a group. Everyone in the group was satisfied with their choices. It worked well for us to order salads as well as appetizers for sharing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 936sarahm936
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve eaten at Gepettos many times and we were interested to see if it had changed under the new ownership. There have always been some horrible tables in this restaurant, stuck up against a column with one chair touching the table behind, and we got...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AustinSpeedy
Gepettoshelmsley, Owner at Gepettos, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. We can only apologise that you obviously haven’t enjoyed your evening with us. Please note there are the same amount of tables and chairs in Gepettos as there have always been for the last 20 years. After...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great night out & fantastic food on reopening night. Now under new ownership, Gepettos has benefitted from a much needed makeover and it is great! The tired and rather old fashioned interior has been modernised & updated without losing any of its charm....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank tracy h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food great, service excellent; refurb kept the intimate feel. If you’re in Helmsley; well worth a visit. Just hope ‘Mona Lisa’ not looking down on you when you visit!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank charlesarrand
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Efficient, but not particularly friendly, service. Pasta dishes were delicious, but dessert menu was sooooo disappointing - basically tiramisu, treacle tart or ice cream. Would return for a casual meal, but please get rid of the plastic table cloths!

Date of visit: December 2018
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September 20, 2018|
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Response from Gepettoshelmsley | Property representative |
Hi I’m the owner We don’t have peanuts on the menu but there may be traces of nuts in things. We are using pine nuts on a pizza at the moment If you have an allergy you need to book by phone and make it very clear and check... More
May 3, 2018|
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Response from Wanderer643716 | Reviewed this property |
yes they do! excellent quality. We've picked up salads and pizza for tea and even the famous tiramisu!
Phil C
September 14, 2016|
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Response from Chalky9 | Reviewed this property |
The proprietor of Gepetto's is a bit full of his own importance, as can be seen from his reply to your question. It's all very well him suggesting that you "pop in" but that's hardly practical if you want to book from a... More
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