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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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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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40 Walmgate, York YO1 9TJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I’m Italian living in London for the past 9 years and the one thing I struggle to find the most is a proper thin crust pizza Italian style - here I’ve finally found it! On Friday and Saturday night you better book a table or...More

Thank alicedelisi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for lunch with a friend on Monday. This restaurant is small and the decor unpretentious but it has a homely Italian ( Sardinian) feel. The management gave us a friendly welcome. The menu is quite extensive, as also is the daily specials blackboard on...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had mussels for starter and then carbonara and pasta with lobster. We were very satisfied with the food, high quality and good taste. Quite busy (7pm)

1  Thank BlaiseJoubert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to have something memorable to finish of my thirties so went back to a York favourite. Food still great as ever, charming venue. It’s not glamorous but it’s not about that, it’s about the great food and warm welcome (and the litre bottle of...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely outstanding food and excellent and friendly customer service. Food is fresh and tasty and the restaurant offers a huge selection of typical Sardinian dishes/wines. Loved it.

Thank Marco F
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Just phoned to reserve a table for my wife and I on Saturday the 17th February; I got told in a horribly rude manner to "call back as I am very busy". No thank you - you've just lost a customer. Terrible customer service!

3  Thank Christian S
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We were at another restaurant and walked past Il Paradiso after, it was steamed up and busy as hell, so booked for the following night, looking at the list we had the last available table! Arrived and had to wait a few minutes for the...More

Thank smarty247
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Tremendous authentic Sardinian food with the hospitality to match. Bravo Paolo and the team! P.s the porchetta is sublime 🐷

Thank James T
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We were having a lovely stay in York and somebody suggested this place. We booked a table for 8 o clock. On arrival the place was busy and we were escorted by a man who took us around the back via some dirty bins to...More

7  Thank Graham L
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Sensetional little gem with real Italian food, made by Italians in the real Italian way. What more do you want? Real pizzas made with care, supertasty. I also drank a chinotto with it which is truly rare to find. Italian tv on. Perfect. Lose yourself...More

1  Thank Stefano915
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Rachel P
28 January 2018|
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Response from Giampaolosilesu | Property representative |
yes ,we are all on a ground floor
6 January 2018|
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Response from Giampaolosilesu | Property representative |
yes we do , we are also trying to sort the problem in York as well
4 December 2017|
Response from Giampaolosilesu | Property representative |
we still do , after 3 years now ,the price is £ 9.50 monday to friday 6:00 to 7:30
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 56
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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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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