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That’s ‘A’ Mori

Mediterranean food to takeout including pizzas, pastas and Sunday dinners. Burnley Road, Luddenden Foot, HX2 6AH. 01422 884523

Stod Fold Dean Clough

Burgers, sides, shawarmas, Yorkshire pudding wraps and sweet treats. Delivery and collection. Dean Clough, Halifax, HX3 5AX. 01422 355600

22 The Square

Italian food and pizzas for takeout. 22 The Square, Halifax, HX3 7HW. 01422 200022.

Cafe Bardolino

Takeaway on Wednesdays to Saturdays, from 4pm. Dominion House, Denholme Gate Road, HX3 8JQ.

The Hare & Hounds

Pub food and Sunday lunches for takeaway. Denholmegate Road, Hipperholme, HX3 8JQ. 01422 751995.

The Old White Beare

Pub food for takeaway and delivery. Village Street, Norwood Green, HX3 8QG. 01274 676645.

The Sun at Lightcliffe

Pub food, tapas, sweet treats, date night takeaways and more. Wednesdays to Saturdays, 11am to 6pm. 152 Wakefield Road, Halifax, HX3 8TH. 01422 202473.

The White Horse

Takeaway and delivery Friday and Saturday 5-7pm and Sunday 12pm-5pm, serving a takeaway menu, weekly special and Sunday lunches. Leeds Road, Lightcliffe, HX3 8SX. 01422 206920.

Lightcliffe Tea Rooms

Takeaway afternoon teas, drinks, sandwiches, breakfasts, jacket potatoes, sweet treats. 101 Wakefield Road, Lightcliffe, HX3 8SH. 01422 209148.

The Flying Pig

Greek food and drinks to take away. Order direct or through Deliveroo or the Appy Meals app. Greystones, Halifax, HX2 8TX. 07753 836178.

Shears Inn Paris Gates

Pub food and drinks to takeaway. Sunday-Friday, 12-6pm. Order direct or through Deliveroo or the Appy Meals app. 1 Paris Gates, Halifax, HX3 9EZ. 01422 362936.

The Prospect Pub

Main menu Thursday – Saturday 4pm – 8pm. Sunday Lunch menu only on Sundays. Dessert boxes and donut boxes. Delivery to Greetland, Stainland, West Vale, Elland, Brighouse, Rastrick, Sowerby Bridge and more if ordered though the Appy Meals app. Range Bank, Halifax, HX3 6LG. 01422 649923.

Pride & Provenance

Breads, cheeses, charcuterie, wines, beers and spirits, treat packages, gifts, hampers and more. Pre-orders only. Collection at the door, Friday & Saturday, 11am-2pm. Delivery Wednesday and Friday (min delivery order is £45). Piece Mill, 25-27 Horton Street, Halifax, HX1 1QE. 01422 887665.

Ricci’s Place

Fresh Italian food to take out. Ricci’s Place, 4 Crossley House, Halifax, HX1 1UG. 01422 740012.

Shibden Mill Inn

Five course Saturday night dinners  – including a paired bottle of wine – available for collection. Must pre-order. Shibden Mill Inn, Shibden Mill Fold, Halifax, HX3 7UL. 01422 365840.

Sam Mei Khraw

Thai food to takeaway. 16 Town Hall Street, Halifax, HX6 2EA. 01422 316000.

Bluebells Cakerie

Deli and breakfast naans, cakes and savoury treats for collection. Upper Green Lane, Hove Edge, Brighouse, HD6. 07762 801859.

Stanley’s Kitchen

Afternoon tea, sandwiches, cakes and charcuterie, Tuesday to Sunday. Collections between 12-2pm.  Please give one day’s notice. Work lunch sandwich platters delivered to Ripponden. 244-246 Halifax Road, Ripponden, HX6 4BG. 07434 881342.


Afternoon tea delivery in Halifax, Brighouse and Bradford.

Song Bird Cafe-Bar

Afternoon tea boxes for collection and Easter Egg cheesecakes. 1 Victoria Road, Elland, HX5 0AB. 01422 373333.

Truly Scrumptious

Vintage afternoon tea delivery service, platters, grazing boxes, treat boxes. Halifax,  07468461926

Halifax Happy Eating Takeaway

Chinese food for delivery or collection.Wednesday to Monday, 5pm-11pm. 17 Annie Street, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2HP. 01422552500.  

Pinos King Cross

Burgers, kebab, Halal and pizza. 196 King Cross Road, Halifax, HX1 3JP. 01422 369777.

Mama Napoli

Italian restaurant in Hipperholme. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday 5-9pm for takeaways. Mama Napoli, 1 Halifax Road, Hipperholme, Halifax. HX3 8EW. 01422 208068.


Mongolian takeout/delivery. Temujin, Sowerby Bridge. 014222

Anisa Indian Takeaway

Indian takeaway/delivery in Hipperholme. 1 Leeds Road, Hipperholme, Halifax. 01422 200888.

Red Dragon

Chinese Takeaway in Brighouse. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 5-9pm. 21 Lightcliffe Road, Brighouse. 01484 401063.

The Alma Inn

Alma on Wheels including Sunday roasts, grills and BBQ boxes. Cottonstones, Sowerby Bridge. 01422 823334.

Kershaw House

Traditional English food. Pickup or delivery 7 days a week, from 4pm (11am on Sundays). Luddenden Lane, Luddenden Foot, Halifax. HX2 6NW. 01422 882222

Moorlands Inn

Full menu available for delivery or pickup. The Moorlands Inn, Keighley Road, Halifax. 01422 248943

La Luna

Italian takeaway and delivery service with contactless collection or home delivery. 13/15 Westgate, Halifax, HX1 1DJ. 01422 363755

The Loose Goose Inn

Sunday lunch and pub fare delivery or pickup. 1 West Street, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 3AN. 01422 833193.

Square Chapel Cafe & Bar

Large, airy cafe and bar within Square Chapel. There are lots of crayons and colouring sheets (which kept my kids busy and happy the whole time) and a children’s menu, as well as iced water on hand. There is a children’s menu, a few highchairs around and lift access to the toilets on the floor…

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Magic Garden Play Cafe

Pop-up play cafe in Haworth Village Hall. Lovely play area for children, nice cafe and classes running regularly. Haworth Village Hall, Butt Lane. BD22 8QJ. 01535 323100.

Dixons Milk Ices

Delicious ice creams, sundaes, milk shakes and more. Dixons Milk Ices, 18 Swan Lane, Lockwood & 275 Leeds Road, Huddersfield


Ice cream parlour serving gelato, sundaes, milkshakes, crepes and waffles. 597 Wakefield Road, Huddersfield.

Icestone Gelato

As well as gorgeous gelato, you’ll find a whole range of desserts here, from hot cookie dough and fruit ice to delicious Belgian waffles. And you can even order for delivery! Icestone Gelato, 1-9 John William Street, Huddersfield.

The Copper Cow

Bar and grill serving locally-sourced meat and local fresh produce. Bar with extensive gin menu, cocktail list, beers and ales. Kids’ menu available, including ice cream and bottomless soft drinks. The Copper Cow, 5 Burnley Road, Halifax. Phone 01422 887000  

La Luna

Family-run restaurant and café bar with a fully covered outside alfresco seating area. La Luna, 13 Westgate, Halifax. Phone 01422 363755.

Ricci’s Tapas & Cicchetti

Tapas restaurant with a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere. Full lunch and dinner menu of tapas-style small plates alongside cocktails, champagnes, beers and wines. Ricci’s Tapas & Cicchetti, F. Mill, Dean Clough, Halifax. Phone 01422 740001.


Award-winning, fine dining restaurant. Art by Yorkshire artists on the wall, and a bar serving pre-dinner drinks and cocktails. Erics, 73-75 Lidget Street, Lindley. Phone 01484 646416.

Vine Bar

Lovely bar tucked away in the historic Victoria Mills. Serves bespoke and classic cocktails, fine wines and craft beers. Also serves afternoon tea but with a twist – Louisianan chicken skewers, sliders, pizza and more. Vine Bar, Victoria Mill, Stainland Road. Phone 01422 375444.

Cafe Thai

Thai restaurant with Thai Tapas (new restaurant serving small plates of Thai) upstairs. Bar serving cocktails and authentic Thai beverages. Café Thai, 35 Stainland Road, West Vale, Greetland. Phone 01422 310804.

Sheridan’s Tea Room

Afternoon tea in a small café (6 tables). Booking is recommended. Sheridan’s Tea Room, Cote Hill Fold, Halifax. Phone 01422 383498.

The Secret Tea Rooms – Brighouse

Traditional Yorkshire tea rooms serving afternoon tea. Warm open fire for cosy winter gatherings! The Secret Tea Rooms, Bethel Street, Brighouse. Phone 01484 402227.

Stanley’s Kitchen – Ripponden

Afternoon tea in a cosy tea room with the option to bring our own bottle (corkage fee applies). Stanley’s Kitchen, Halifax Road, Ripponden. Phone 07434 881342.

The Fox Bar & Bistro – Ripponden

Very popular picnic bench-style afternoon tea, served daily, noon-6pm. Menu changes depending on the season. £21.95 with tea or coffee or add a glass of prosecco for £24.95. Please pre-book picnic benches 24 hours in advance. The Fox Bar & Bistro, Oldham Road, Ripponden. Phone 01422 825880.

Shibden Mill Inn

Afternoon tea in gorgeous surroundings, which can be enjoyed with prosecco or champagne (extra charges apply). Available Monday-Saturday, 3pm-5pm. Shibden Mill Inn, Shibden Mill Fold, Halifax. Phone 01422 365840.

Blondin’s Ice Cream Parlour

Named after Charles Blondin, who famously performed a tightrope walk at The Piece Hall in 1861, Blondin’s is an Italian-style ice cream parlour serving Yorkshire ice cream, sorbet, waffles and pancakes alongside tea and locally-roasted coffee. Blondin’s Ice Cream Parlour, The Piece Hall, Halifax.

Kendall’s Ice Cream

Ice Cream Factory and café in Hipperholme with an outdoors children’s play area to help them burn off all that sugar! Start with something savoury, then finish off with your favourite flavour, topped with delicious sprinkles or sauce. Kendall’s Café, Denholme Gate Road, Hipperholme. Phone 01422 202246.

The Milk Bar

American-style 1950’s style café bar that blends together all sorts of weird and wonderful ingredients to make the perfect milkshakes. Over 150 different combinations. There’s also ice cream in waffle cones and frozen yoghurts. Not much space to sit inside, but great to take away! The Milk Bar, The Old Arcade, Halifax. Phone 07929 412178.

Coffee Culture in the Park – Shibden

Nice, spacious café in the Mereside Centre at Shibden Park, with outdoor seating too. Lots of highchairs and good food options for the kids, then they can burn off their energy in Shibden Park afterwards. Also sells duck food. Coffee Culture, Mereside Centre, Shibden Park. Contact 01422 382959.

The Moorlands Inn

Lovely pub close to Ogden Water with a nice outdoor area and play area. The Moorlands Inn, Keighley Road, Halifax. Contact 01422 248943.

Sportsman Inn

Traditional pub food with kids’ adventure play outside, extensive gardens and a scenic patio. Both family-friendly and dog-friendly! Sportsman Inn, Bradford Old Road, Ploughcroft. Contact 01422 367000.

The Mill Play Cafe

Adults and children’s menus set in a large play entre to keep the kids occupied. Parents can even enjoy a glass of Prosecco while they play! The Mill Play Café, Shaw Lodge Mills, Halifax. Phone 01422 363523.

Heathfield Farm – Birkenshaw

A great place to take the whole family, with carveries, hearty breakfasts, pub classics and homemade cakes. There’s a nice play area inside and lots of space between the tables, as well as baby changing facilities and a beer garden. Heathfield Farm, Heathfield Lane, Birkenshaw. Phone 01274 449974.

Lightcliffe Tea Rooms

Family-friendly tea rooms with a toy area, courtyard tea garden and lots of food options for children, including milkshakes and lovely cakes. Highchairs available. Lightcliffe Tea Rooms, Wakefield Road, Hipperholme. Phone 01422 209148.

Bennetts Egg Farm Cafe – Liversedge

Reopening details to be updated soon. Lovely café with outdoor seating area and animals to see. There are peacocks, little goats, rabbits and more. Perfect for summer days when the kids can play outside and you can sit in the sun. Bennetts Egg Farm Café, Croft Farm, Clough Lane, Liversedge. Phone 01274 873648.

Temujin – Sowerby Bridge

Family-friendly Mongolian restaurant that encourages children to try a range of meats, seafood and vegetables. Temujin, Canal Basin, Sowerby Bridge. Phone 01422 835 500.

Prego Italian Cafe Bar and Restaurant – Brighouse

Family-friendly Italian restaurant with a children’s menu. Every Sunday between noon and 6pm it’s Prego Play, helping to entertain children between courses and after their meal. Prego Play is a collection of toys and DVDs with play assistants to face paint and provide crafts and activities. Menus include early bird, a la carte, table d’hote…

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The Hare & Hounds, Hipperholme

Child-friendly and family-orientated country pub, with a ‘little adults’ menu for the children. Large beer garden and decking area with a fenced-in play area and 30 metre zip wire, stepping blocks, large play gym and cargo net. Picnic bench-style afternoon tea available, including mini fish and chips, cheesecake and fruit scone. Children’s parties include a…

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The Watermill

Family friendly pub with a kid’s menu , small play area and outdoor playground. The Watermill, Salterhebble Hill, Halifax. Phone 01422 347 700.

Julio’s Italian Restaurant

Italian restaurant in the historic quarter in Halifax. Welcomes families. Julio’s Italian Restaurant, Princess Street, Halifax. Phone 01422 349449.

The Chocolate Teapot, Brighouse

Cosy tearooms serving afternoon teas, also catering for baby showers. The Chocolate Teapot, Bethel Street, Brighouse. Contact 07740 171078.

Charlotte’s Ice Cream & Farm – Dewsbury

Currently open for takeaway only and the animals are in the barn for the winter. Ice cream parlour, where children can meet animals such as a herd of alpacas, two wallabies, peacocks, rare breed birds, a giant rabbit, goats, friendly donkeys and, of course, the Jersey cows. There is also a giant inflatable, crazy golf…

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Birchfield Ice Cream Farm

Reopening on April 12, 2021 – outdoors only. 10am-5pm. Birchfield farm is a picturesque working farm nestled in the valley of Nidderdale, North Yorkshire, in an area of outstanding natural beauty. It’s a mixed farm, with dairy, pigs and sheep grazing in the fields. It is also home to a herd of Jersey cows (whose…

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