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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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“pasta” (129 reviews)
“langoustines” (19 reviews)
“tiramisu” (37 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 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stopped in to have a 2 course meal. The staff were very lovely and welcoming and payed us plenty of attention when necessary. The food is brilliant and authentic Italian cuisine. I had the calzone and my boyfriend the lasagne, both...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank CharlotteLW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Superb, authentic Italian food. Staff are very friendly and willing to help with any queries about the menu. The atmosphere is a cosy, authentic feel, perfect for a meal with family or friends!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GiuliaDVE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb food which is very authentic, this place has a great busy atmosphere which makes the experience so much better.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely find during our stay in York, food was delicious and so fresh. Good wine and exceptional service, highly recommend to anyone visiting York. We will return on next visit.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tracyg863
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last year and loved it so returned this year and it was superb! Friendliness was fantastic from the start. Food was so delicious - the best fillet steak EVER!!!!!!! We will recommend and definitely visit again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pinwins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Resturant never disappoints We were a table of 8 boys It’s a regular trip from harrogate 7 course tasting menu Nobody wants to leave Can’t rate highly enough See you soon ... 👊🏻

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Cew73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended by a good friend for our night out and boy was he right, it's small and it's rustic and you could be in Sardinia.. We where there on a Sunday night all 12 of us and the staff where fantastic attentive and truly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank benandella
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a contrast to a cold December day shopping in York, to step through the door of this little restaurant and find yourself in the warmth and charm of Southern Italy! The staff are all Italian, and welcome you with genuine hospitality, but also efficiency....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bryony M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You would never guess from the outside how good this restaurant is! Excellent cooking f fresh ingredients, a varied and interesting menu, good value house wine and staff who make you feel welcome as they obviously enjoy what they are doing. NB They do not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank srm323
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were advised to go here by the hotel we stayed in. We are so glad we listened. Paulo, the chef, and the whole team are so lovely. The restaurant is small and busy so you must book. And it's busy for a reason. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Adele J
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Questions & Answers
Dawn G
17 December 2018|
Response from Giampaolosilesu | Property representative |
Yes we are ,for 20 people we could do the whole front room for yourselves ,we have 2 options: Lunch ,or 6:30 to 8:30 (early sitting) ,late sitting for the night from 8:15 to close and this last one is a set price/menu which... More
30 November 2018|
Response from maltongirl |
thanks,we will wait to enjoy your restuarant when we come at opening times!!
Rachel P
28 January 2018|
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Response from Giampaolosilesu | Property representative |
yes ,we are all on a ground floor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
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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