Modern British to Moroccan and Italian to Indian…
When it comes to dining out, choose from Modern British to Moroccan and Italian to Indian. Otley has a great choice of options for quality evening eating. As well as the restaurants, many of Otley’s pubs serve evening meals so that you can enjoy a pint with your dinner. Several of the fish’n’chip shops also have restaurants attached so that you can “eat in” in the evening.
Otley currently has almost twenty establishments serving food in the evenings, take your pick from classic English pub grub through Indian, Italian, Thai and Moroccan to higher end French themed restaurants.
Now a sensitively extended Wetherspoons, the Bowling Green is decorated with features of Old Otley and has a large beer garden. Food served from breakfast to 11:00pm.
18 Bondgate, Otley LS21 3AB
Mon to Thurs 8.00 am to 12.00 am , Fri and Sat: 8.00 am to 1.00 am, Sun 8.00am to 11.00pm
Buon Apps Ristorante Italiano
Buon Apps brings you the authentic taste of Italy in the heart of Yorkshire. Serving regional specialities from rustic pasta dishes to sophisticated classic meat dishes.
Buon Apps is one of Yorkshire’s best-kept secrets and after having been hidden away in the beautifully restored engine room of a Victorian Mill just outside town it has now moved to its new Riverside location..
Wharfebank Business Centre, Ilkley Rd, LS21 3JP
Tuesday-Thursday, Saturday Noon-2:30pm & 5:00pm-Late, Friday 9:30am-2:30pm & 5:00pm-late. Sunday closed
Cheerful Chilli Restaurant & Tea Rooms
Located half way up East Chevin Road, the Cheerful Chilli is proud of its vegetarian menu of wholesome and generous dishes from all over the world. All food is freshly cooked and we are sure will get your taste buds going.
The tea rooms are a great place for refreshment after a walk on the Chevin at the weekend, and the restaurant is in an idyllic location.
Please book for the restaurant.
East Chevin Road, Otley, LS21 3DD
Tea Rooms: Saturday 11:00am-4:00pm, Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm, Restaurant Tuesday-Saturday from 6:30pm
Chevin Country Park Hotel & Spa
Chevin Country Park Hotel and Spa is one of the most picturesque hotels in Yorkshire
Set above the market town of Otley, you will find unspoiled woodlands, secluded accommodation and glorious fishing lakes at the Chevin Country Park Hotel. With 49 attractively decorated hotel rooms and log cabins, you will feel a million miles away from it all. However, you will also find bustling markets, fine restaurants, bars, galleries and shopping just minutes away.
Eating at the beautifully extended lakeside restaurant is a must for all visitors. To add further relaxation and enjoyment to your visit, why not try one of the many treatments available at the hotel’s own spa?
Chevin Country Park Hotel, Yorkgate, Otley, LS21 3NU
Il Buco is a family-run restaurant, proud to serve exquisite and authentic Italian rustic cuisine
l Buco translates as “The Hole”. An odd name for a restaurant but we think it fits perfectly. A hole in the ground, converted from an old cellar into the modern atmospheric restaurant you see before you…
You can always be sure of a warm welcome and fantastic Italian cuisine when you visit Il Buco, and we are sure you’ll want to return again and again. Whether it’s a large group or an intimate meal for two, Il Buco offers the perfect venue for the occasion.
So, sit back, relax and let us make your experience perfect.
Wesgate Arcade, Westgate, LS21 3AT
Monday Closed, Tues - Sat 5.00pm till late, Sunday Closed
This new Italian café/restaurant has just opened in Otley, serving Roman cuisine with a chef from the Eternal City. Serving breakfasts, lunches and dinners from a changing menu which reflects seasonal produce, il Vicoletto adds authenticity to Otley’s restaurant scene.
The current menu includes Uova Crocante (poached egg with Cannellini and Spinach Hummus and fresh tomato) for breakfast, as well as croissants and coffee, Paninis for lunch, and dinner includes Fiori di Zucca Fritti (fried Courgette flower) stuffed with Prosciutto and Mozzarella and Lamb Porchetta, as well as the traditional favourites such as Lasagne and Spaghetti Bolognese. Look out for the daily specials too.
No need to book (yet) and whilst they apply for a licence, please bring your own bottle(s).
9 Mercury Row, Otley LS21 3HE
Monday, Tuesday 10:00am - 4:00pm, Wednesday Closed, Thursday-Saturday 10:00am - 11:00pm, Sunday 10:00 - 3:00pm
Jewel of India
1 Bridge Street
Monday -Thursday 5:30pm-midnight, Friday, Saturday 5:30pm-12:30am, Sunday 5:30pm-11:45pm
Korks Wine Bar and Brasserie
Regret to advise that as of New Year’s eve, Korks will close its doors for the last time after 37 great years in Otley
Open for lunch and dinner every day except Monday
Eat Lebanese and Moroccan cuisine in the upstairs restaurant which takes you to the Middle East. Bring your own drink (alcoholic) as the restaurant is unlicensed.
Booking for weekend dining is recommended.
12 Market Place
Tuesday-Thursday, 5:30-10:0pm. Friday 12noon - 10:00pm, Saturday 12noon - 11:00pm, Sunday 12 noon-9:00pm
Milk Bar Cafe and Bistro
Brightly renamed and refurbished café in Manor Square serving all the favourite light dishes, snacks and drinks and opening soon on Thursday to Saturday evenings for Bistro meals, English food with a Mediterranean twist.
14 Manor Square,Otley, LS21 3AP
Tuesday-Frirday 9:30am-3:30pm, Saturday 9:30 - 4:00pm Sunday 10:00am-3:30pm Monday closed
Change of name for this curry house on Bondgate, new picture to follow
42 Bondgate, Otley LS21 1AD
Mon Closed, Tues - Sat 5.30pm to 11.30pm, Sun 1.00pm to 10.00pm
Nam Jai Thai
Nam Jai Thai’s menu incorporates both traditional and classical favourites with original and new dishes that deliver mouth watering food in café surroundings
Bring your own drink (alcoholic), soft drinks sold in the restaurant, booking advisable on Friday and Saturday.
13 Manor Sq
Monday-Saturday 5:00pm-10:00pm, Friday, Saturday Noon-2:30pm Sunday closed
Otley’s newest restaurant and bar named after the town’s 7th Century Old English name serving locally sourced food, including organic vegetables, in an exciting new British menu, and now voted Otley’s best food & drink in 2017.
Owned by Laura Collier with head chef Chris Stanfield who has an impressive CV. The rest of the Otta’s family are all local folk. We have a fantastic team of friendly, enthusiastic staff and we all look forward to meeting you and becoming a part of the town. We are a bar and restaurant so you are most welcome to pop in for a drink or 5 course dinner and everything in between.
13 Boroughgate, LS21 3AG
Mon - Closed Tues 9am - 2pm Wed & Thurs 9am-2pm 6:30pm-9pm Fri & Sat 9am-2pm 6:30pm-11pm Sunday 10am-2pm
Red Pepper brings you the finest authentic South Asian cuisine. Our fusion of modern cooking styles helps us to create mouth-watering dishes and compliments our passion for ensuring first-class service in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere.
We want you to be excited about our food so our menu includes ingredients you wouldn’t normally associate with an Indian restaurant such as venison, ostrich, and duck, and we also have an extensive vegetarian range.
27 New Market,Otley, LS21 3AE
Beautifully restored pub with stunning riverside garden. Serves food lunchtime and evening. Check food service times, they vary….
New Landlords Nicola and Heather have a Roast Lunch every Sunday, occasional BBQ’s (phone to check) a quiz on Thursday and open mic on the 1st Sunday of the month
01943 465 034
Daily 11.00 am to 12.00 pm
The Horse & Farrier
The Horse and Farrier is now one of Otley’s finest experiences, offering sumptuous food, excellent hand pulled cask ales and luxurious
There are four letting rooms available, all with king-sized beds, en-suite shower rooms and all the mod cons, everything you would expect in a modern Bed & Breakfast.
Features Comedy Night on the last Friday of the month (£5, 7:30pm), Open Mic on the 1st Thursday of the month at 8:30pm and Morning Coffee with cakes and Afternoon Teas on Mondays
7 Bridge Street
Daily 11:00 am- Midnight
A bit of climb to this pub, formerly the Spite, up the hill north of Otley. Food served lunch and dinner and pleasant beer garden looking down the valley
A bit of History – Fierce competition with The Traveller’s Inn a few doors up led to their nicknames- the ‘Spite’ and ‘Malice’.That name stuck, and The Spite only went back to its true name in 2012, along with a renovation and the addition of a large dining area.In the 1870’s, the owner of The Roebuck Inn (as it was then) had a good passing trade with the Washburn reservoir navvies.
Roebuck Terrace, Newall with Clifton
Daily Noon-11:00pm, food service to 9:00pm
The Stew and Oyster
Taking home within The Old Grammar School, Otley Stew & Oyster takes full advantage of the features of this stunning building situated in the heart of the town.
With 21 draught lines, Stew & Oyster Otley is guaranteed to have something that you will enjoy! Don’t fancy beer? Then how does a spirit collection of over 50 different amazing products, extensive wine lists and over 50 world beers grab you?
As you can imagine, the type of food is in the name, hearty stews (a choice of more than 10, including veggie), and fresh oysters
Alternatively you could just grab a coffee (with a free brownie!!) and a newspaper and watch the world go by.
Monday – Friday
12:00 – 15:00 / 17:30 – 21:00
Saturday – Sunday
12:00 – 21:00
Quiz night Thursday 8pm, Gin tasting 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, Mother and Toddler Tuesday at 10 am.
The Old Grammar School, Manor Square
Monday-Wednesday, Noon-11:00pm, Thursday-Saturday Noon-Midnight, Sunday Noon-10:30pm. See above for food service
To the accompaniment of Greek music, and a great atmosphere, while away the evening reliving old dreams of past visits, or get a flavour of somewhere you haven’t been……..yet!
The Dales Café, owned by a Cypriot gentleman turns into a Greek Restaurant on a Saturday night with everything cooked like at home.
Cavernous Indian Restaurant just out of town which used to be a pub, but prides itself on good service and good food.