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Zizzi - Leicester Highcross

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10 Highcross Lane | Highcross Shopping Centre, Leicester LE1 4SD, England
0116 251 5040
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a pleasant meal on a warm evening at Zizzis. The menu is very good and suits all. We had a stater to share between 3 of us which was plenty. I then had the Calzone which was great. My family also enjoyed their meals. The waiter was efficient and friendly despite it being only his second shift. The... More 

Thank Mark B
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was lovely. I wasn't overly keen on the garlic bread but overall it was a nice meal. Quite a spacious restaurant so you don't feel like you're invading on anyone else's meal. Quick service and friendly staff!

Thank duzza31
Leicester, United Kingdom
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317 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For the first time Friday evening, I dropped in at Zizza for dinner. Overall, disappointing. The King Prawns starter was OK. The Calzone Spinaci had little substance ... some cheese, some chicken and ... heaven forbid ... dried-out ham on top. The Nero D'Avola must have been @ room temperature ... around 24 degrees ... not enjoyable at all. I... More 

Thank Leonard_vd_Heyden
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been here twice already and food is really good. I recommend Arancini as a starter, so tasty! Good atmosphere and design, staff is very friendly and helpful. If you want to try tasty Italian food this place is the best choice:)

Thank Valeria B
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The quality of the food was really good. The rustica pizza was huge so great value for money and great toppings. The lasagne was delicious and loved the crumb topping, the only downside about the lasagne is that there wasn't a lot of depth to it. We had the tuscan potatoes as a side which I felt for the price... More 

Thank beff1982
Tartu, Estonia
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252 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WHEELCHAIR ACCESS - YES Clustered around the entrance to the Highcross shopping centre (Shires Lane, Freeschool Lane and Bath-House Lane) are 12 or 13 restaurants. Of the 5/6 grouped about the point where Shires Lane turns into Bath House Lane, this was the busiest after the heavens opened a fine but constant drizzle. I didn’t realise till many days later... More 

Thank Derettens
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our adventure stopped at Zizzi in Leicester Highcross. I decided to use Tesco vouchers to pay for food. I had the new addition baked sea bass and my professional chef friend had beef rib. The rib was a bit disappointing because the salad was too much and not too tasty. My sea bass was good but the salad has very... More 

Thank May L
Leicester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I popped in on a Saturday lunchtime and had no problem getting a table. We had the soul bread and olives and dip for a starter, then we had a Zizzi sharing platter, was really lovely washed down with a nice glass of white wine before a trip to the curve theatre to see Sister Act matinee.... More 

Thank Liza H
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This may be a chain restaurant but don't be put off by that. It is a very sociable & comfortable environment with good food & lovely staff at reasonable prices.

Thank Passwind
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a place we visit very often but felt like a change. Greeted promptly by a rather un-happy sounding and sullen looking lady and shown to our table. We hadn't even sat down before being asked for a drinks order. I really dislike this and will ALWAYS send the waiter/waitress away until I've had a chance to look at the... More 

Thank Iain H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $33
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Highcross Lane | Highcross Shopping Centre, Leicester LE1 4SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: 0116 251 5040
At Zizzi we like to do things a little differently. We don’t do over-complicated recipes or scrimpy portion sizes. We’re all about the well-chosen ingredients, simply put together to make exceptional Italian food.Zizzi in Highcross is our second restaurant to open in Leicester. Just a mile from the nearest transport link our Highcross restaurant is situated in a prime location. Zizzi is ideal for shoppers or if you are here to enjoy a good film at the new cinema, why not drop in for a bite to eat afterwards?

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?