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Viva Italian

27-29 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
+44 1629 593505
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (86 reviews)
“bruschetta” (22 reviews)
“fillet steak” (22 reviews)
Closed Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27-29 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
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1 - 10 of 908 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here to celebrate a family birthday with 8 others on a busy Saturday evening. We did pre order before arriving so didn't have to wait too long for the food to arrive and when it did it was all delicious. We all really enjoyed...More

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic food for reasonable price in lovely ambiance. We arrived at opening time on a Wednesday evening (18:00) and were surprised how busy it got by the time we left. This was our first visit, but we will definitely be going back again.

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1  Thank sjrawlings1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time in Matlock, so relied on TripAdvisor for a recommendation. Fair to say this lovely Italian is rightly highly rated - nice atmosphere, friendly staff, and very tasty food. Been on this planet for 50 years, and not had a spicy beef dish quite...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 5 days ago

Even though the restaurant was busy, the staff were very attentive. The meal was first class and reasonably priced. A very pleasant evening.

1  Thank Touzeau900
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a nice meal at Viva and would happily return. When we first arrived at around 8pm on a Monday, we were told there would be a wait of between half an hour and an hour - a good initial sign! We went away...More

1  Thank Alastair M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here based on the tripadvisor reviews and was not disappointed. The food was fresh and very tasty. The service was really good too. Definitely recommend.

1  Thank jameshevy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not many great food choices here, we had pizzas, they were OK. The decor was dark and reminded me of a 1980's wine bar or nightclub, the whole experience was underwhelming. I would not recommend this restaurant instead if you want tasty and reasonably priced...More

Thank Londonraven88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rang at last minute after reading brilliamt reviews and was really pleased to get in.staff here really nice and friendly. The food was brilliant i had steak and it came exactly as ordered which makes a lovely change everyone else had a salmon dish and...More

1  Thank simon c
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first visit to Viva. We were greeted by friendly staff and had a lovely table in the window. The service was well relaxed and we never felt rushed. The food was excellent quality with good portion size and piping hot. Could highly...More

1  Thank Sonia G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived with no booking, was advised there was a table available but food order would not be taken for a while due to being very busy, decided to go for it and ordered drinks while we perused the menu which was most interesting with a...More

1  Thank EnglandMurphy
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david W
1 April 2017|
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Response from Viva M | Property representative |
Hello David W, Thank you for your question and I am so grateful for your support in what you said in your question. Viva is a busy restaurant and holds a very good reputation amongst locals and tourists coming to the area... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27-29 Dale Road, Matlock DE4 3LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 593505
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Situated in beautiful surroundings of the county town of Matlock Derbyshire, Viva restaurant creates an environment to enjoy the true taste of Italian and contemporary cuisine.Viva is a modern, glamorous restaurant which offers traditional Italian food made from only the freshest and finest quality ingredients.
Enjoy a totally different dining experience, as our open kitchen brings the restaurant to life. Our friendly and lively atmosphere is ideal for family meals, parties or special occasions, and romantic meals for two.
Italian cooking is all about using the freshest possible seasonal ingredients and skilfully using basic cooking techniques to enhance their flavour. Interact and watch your food being cooked by our chefs for full piece of mind.
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