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Summary

“A must-visit institution that’s well worth its place amongst the country’s finest establishments”. Under Simon and Rena Gueller’s 10-year tenure this traditional icon (established in 1962) has “gone from strength to strength”, not least as regards head chef Laurence Yates’s “very accomplished” cuisine.

£77
Exceptional
Exceptional
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

This landmark fine dining destination (since 1962) can seem “a little stuffy” by contemporary standards, but the “faultless” food offered by new head chef Laurence Yates is decidedly “21st century”; “not cheap… but then for a restaurant with this heritage, producing food of this quality, it shouldn’t be!”

£68
Exceptional
Exceptional
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Simon Gueller is currently chef at this cottage-y bastion of provincial fine dining (est 1962), which most reporters deem a “gem”, with “consistent” standards harking “back to the good old days”; no denying, though, that the occasional refusenik finds the style too “unadventurous” for comfort.

£73
Very Good
Very Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Highchair, Portions,
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9.30 pm
No jeans

The Box Tree Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Box Tree Restaurant in LS29, Ilkley by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Box Tree restaurant.
Terence C
Almost forgot the wine to go with the desse...
Reviewed 27 days ago

"Almost forgot the wine to go with the dessert ... food excellent, wine choices great"

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35-37 Church St, Ilkley, LS29 9DR
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lunch noon - 2 pm, dinner 7 pm - 9.30 pm
Last orders: 9.30 pm

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