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2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
+44 1642 242191
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10:00 - 22:30
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A busy Italian restaurant , with a good atmosphere. Can recommend the teatime special 2 courses for a bargain £8.95 or £10.95 depending on choice

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Thank BargainHunter33
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I went to this restaurant the food was great and so was the service nice surrounding excellent value for money I would recommend this restaurant for a great night out

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Thank Rose B
Washington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not somewhere I would consider going anytime soon, the food was ok but I didn't eat my main s I was disappointed with the quality, we were sat next to the bar where there were a lot of people standing, when walking past they would knock the back of my chair or the table when we were trying to eat.... More 

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Thank CHN97
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

often pop in for a quick lunch or a lazier Sunday afternoon with my family. great choice of the usual Italian fayre, good staff, attentative but not overly so. reasonable prices

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Thank Peter H
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Middlesborough for an EBF bowls match. Sunny Sunday out for a walk came across Al Forno bathed in sunshine with a very welcoming waitress who explained starter and main deal. Settled for soup, potatoe skins, spaghetti with smoked salmon and risotto with chicken washed down with a chilled chardonnay. All for less than £30 because of a 10% discount... More 

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1 Thank Paul T
Billingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend and family always come to alfornos it is so good, the strawberry daiquiris are my favourite. The potato skins are to die for and the garlic sauce that comes with it is yummy. I always get carbonara or a pizza the carbonara is so tasty and creamy and the pizza and nice and thin the best... More 

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Thank lauraa2295
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went at the weekend with my husband and 3 children. We were not disapointed. Food and service was excellent. Parmos were one of the best we've ever had and they do real homemade chips not frozen ones. Will definetley be coming back

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Thank Paula A
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Italian I have had in a long time and the service is outstanding,staff are so friendly and welcoming, portion sizes are huge I always leave in a food coma definitely worth the money

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2 Thank Lucy N
Middlesbrough
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78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could have gone anywhere but chose al forno as always been good.... firstly no happy hour on Sunday as bank holiday weekend? Can't see where it says this on the website? Oh well never mind... glass of prosecco ? No they haven't got any... pint of Stella for the men? No they don't have it anymore ... but it's on... More 

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Thank MiddlesbroughKay
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came as a large group with young children. Great welcome and the kids were given pencils and colouring menus to keep them occupied. Food was lovely and all our party were really impressed.

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Thank Rav M

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 31
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:30
Saturday
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 242191
Description
Al Forno Italian Restaurant is a fantastic place to meet and eat. Choose from a range of superb, fresh Italian food, beautiful wine and excellent service. Pop in for a cappuccino or a glass of wine, tuck into a fresh summer salad, grab a sandwich or sit down to a hearty home cooked Italian dinner cooked by one of our award winning chefs. We're open from 10am-10pm Monday to Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am-10:30pm and Sunday from 11am-8pm (last orders). As well as our a la carte menu, a happy hour menu is available so please take a look at our special offers. Our private dining area offers a great place to relax and unwind or as an alternative, informal setting for a business or lunch meeting. We have FREE wireless internet available throughout the restaurant and can also provide digital projection, DVD & TV facilities on request.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?