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Zizzi - Durham

43-44 Saddler Street, Durham DH1 3NU, England
+44 191 386 3999
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (121 reviews)
“garlic bread” (20 reviews)
“ravioli” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
43-44 Saddler Street, Durham DH1 3NU, England
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11 - 20 of 640 reviews

Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Four adults + master 4.5 yr old and miss 1.5 yr old. Hard to have a civilised meal. This place is brilliant - good menu for us and we were happy, best kids menù I have ever seen, plus fantastic service, thank you Mary-Leigh, who,...More

Thank ianmacd44
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Food a little disappointing. Pizzas could be so much better. State of floor dreadful despite being early in the evening, Maybe the cleaners were on holiday?

Thank mary w
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

So I ordered mixed olives for starter , and spag Bol for main. 15 minutes later, no olives. Another 10 minutes , I am greeted with a bowl of mixed olives and the tiniest portion of spag Bol you have ever seen. I was almost...More

Thank tricky2222
ZizziRestaurants, Guest Relations Manager at Zizzi - Durham, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Hello There, We’re really sorry to hear that you had a less than excellent experience while dining at Zizzi. We’d really like to have a chat with you regarding this visit and if you can make contact with us via email at FEEDBACK@ZIZZI.CO.UK our Customer...More

Reviewed October 16, 2017

WE Use the Durham restaurant quite often and have found it always to be welcoming The food never fails to please and the staff seem genuinely pleased to be there and to serve you. We can say the same about all the ZIZZI restaurants we...More

Thank Clivealiveo
Reviewed October 14, 2017

Wonderful lunch today. Unfortunately one of our family members took ill and the staff were amazing. Couldn't do enough for you. Would definitely recommend the place for quality of food and professionalism and friendliness of staff

Thank mich8561
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Out for a girls night. We wanted the three course meal but asked if we could have a cocktail instead of a pudding. We were told no as it went through the till as the deal. One of our party did Express that she thought...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

We ordered 3 food items - the super zuuca salad was fine, the pizza very good but the spaghetti bolognese was very disappointing. Very small portion of meat and was mainly gristle seemingly from some low quality mince. The service was very good and attentive.

Thank LombokCarlisle
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

We visit this restaurant often and yes it's busy the staff are so amazing ger and Bryan make your day. Nothing is to much they will vary any combination on any dish. Brought our daughter in tonight for the first time what a night bry...More

Thank durhamlevine
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Great service and food. Staff incredibly helpful and attentive despite pizza oven being out of order

Thank Sophie I
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 7 of us and found service to be quick, if not a little familiar,and food came fairly swiftly too. We all had starters and a main, we had a discount code which made it fairly reasonable prices, however without I...More

Thank LYPud
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-44 Saddler Street, Durham DH1 3NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 386 3999
  • E-mail
Description
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.Durham is rich with history and we wanted to make sure we captured that in our restaurant. Durham Zizzi’s design pays homage to the beautiful cathedral with painted glass frames - a modern interpretation of the cathedral's stained glass wrapped around the staircase. LED rods illuminating the roof, wooden wall paneling, and grand chandeliers (both old and modern) make sure the building achieves the trickiest of tricky tasks of being both historical and cutting edge. If you’re celebrating something special, see if our private dining area is right for you.And tweet what you eat with WiFi available here (if you’re in to that).
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