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“Took to a holding cell at the rear lol.”

Il Paradiso del Cibo
Ranked #80 of 990 Restaurants in York
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 9 - US$ 53
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Lunch, After-hours, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: 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.
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 a room where they prepare the food etc. We were seated on 2 old chairs with a grubby table and staff running in and out. We could not believe it when he said would you like to order. We said not here no chance. After 5 minutes we were escorted out of the holding cell into the restaurant at the front and taken to a table that was the size of a postage stamp right in the middle where staff were pushing. My other half said we are not eating here and we walked out in disgust. They only take cash and no cards as well. So pleased we didn't pay anything as they don't deserve the business.

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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 in here and try one of the mouthwatering specials they have on the board.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Il Paradiso del Cibo is a modest restaurant that provides outstanding dining - I can’t remember having better Italian food.

Please look to the specials board when you go. There is a starter option that consists of layers of grilled aubergine oven baked in a tomato sauce with mozzarella, Parmesan and garlic, i can’t recommend it enough, it’s just perfect. I followed up with an excellent ravioli in a tomato sauce with hints of orange.

The staff are friendly and the atmosphere is informal. A definite highlight of my trip. My thanks and congratulations to the chef and all the staff.

Thank C L
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The Seating at this venue is comewhat compact but it's not meant to be a fancy flashy place.

The specials menu is a bonus & we had a lovely wine to accompany our meal.

The desserts was the only slight let down. YES they are home made but Who's home ?

I'd still recommend this place though.

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Visited on Friday night, it was busy so booked for later on that night, good food and bustling atmosphere.

Thank Little500
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