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#91 of 1,465 Restaurants in Leeds
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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9-11 Bridge End, Leeds LS1 7HG, England
+44 113 242 0185
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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The best service around, all the staff were great and really friendly. The food was lovely, Had the garlic bread to start with calzone and a fudge cake for dessert, with a nice bottle of red to wash it down. Came to less than £50 for me and my girlfriend.

Thank Joe D
Sotogrande, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best Restaurant in Leeds city centre, fresh home made food, and great service, its perfect for lunch meals to, great deals with a lots of choices can't wait for the next visit.

Thank MayaSOTO
Halifax, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stop here quite often for lunch for two on Saturdays. £35 will normally get us two courses, drinks, a shared dessert, and coffee. The food is authentic, tasty, and fresh. The owner is normally on duty, service is quick and staff are attentive. The location just off Leeds Bridge is handy for parking in the old Tetleys car park... More 

Thank Mart5519
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to Viva completely on the spur of the moment and are so glad we did. Everything I expect from a good Italian restaurant was evident. The food was excellent, the atmosphere convivial and the service struck right balance between being attentive and letting you relax and enjoy. The four cleared plates told the story at the end of... More 

Thank Chris L
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in here on the off chance. We only had a small amount of time so it was only starters that we had, but wished we could have stayed for more! It's simple food done really well. The breads were delicious and the garlic mushrooms delightful. Service was friendly and efficient and the whole restaurant had a family feel.... More 

Thank Stuart P
Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best Italian restaurant I have ever been in - simple as that. Awesome beautiful food , superb service and such a great welcome from all the staff - just top notch !! Off scale .... a real pleasure to be looked after in the proper fashion of great people - the restaurant is a credit to all involved

Thank neil d
Wakefield, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous food and great atmosphere - a great dining experience. Staff very friendly. Lovely surroundings.

Thank Patricia D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good homemade food I had fillet steak Rossini and it was amazing! Super attentive staff - a rare find in Leeds a good family run Italian. A must!!

Thank flecka
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent freshly cooked authentic food served by attentive and friendly staff in a traditional and charming restaurant. Cannot fault it

Thank northernspirit86
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88 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Small, family restaurant that packs a punch. The food is delicious and the staff are friendly and attentive. The bruschetta was tasty, the pasta filling and the home made hot chocolate fudge cake was to die for....

Thank Markgraydon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Bridge End, Leeds LS1 7HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds>  > Holbeck
  • Neighborhood: Holbeck
  • Phone Number: +44 113 242 0185
Viva Restaurant serves authentic Italian food in a warm and intimate atmosphere. We offer hot and cold starters, a wide variety of pasta dishes, delicious main courses, and a great selection of pizzas. We are situated in the centre of Leeds, 300 yards from the Leeds Corn Exchange 10 minutes' walk from Leeds Bus and coach station and 10 minutes' walk from Leeds main train station.

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