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56 Foregate Street | Foregate street, Stafford ST16 2PR, England
+44 1785 259745
17:00 - 23:00
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Wheaton Aston,
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went here for dinner with friends & we had a great night. The staff were friendly.atmosphere was great & the food was wonderful. we will be back again.

1 Thank CarolynWheatonAston_
Stafford, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I love the meals and the staff at the vivere Italian restaurant they are very good quality and healthy and we have arranged birthday meals and our anniversary meals and we have had a very good night there.

1 Thank marie t
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went to stafford for business trip and we went to the this restaurant for dinner I got recommended to come here by several different people! Now I know why. Service fit for a king! Great food too.

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Stafford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had previously tried to book at Vipers for 19.30 but were unable to because they had an 18.30 or 20.30 booking system. On this occasion for a Friday night we were able to book at 19.00 with apparently dispensation from "the Boss". I understand the need to get maximum covers but it can be annoying. Anyway, we received a... More 

Thank cookie242
Stafford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered from Vivere tonight even though the only takeaway review was a bad one..its good to try places you haven't tried before and make your own judgements. We ordered the spaghetti Bolognese, penne with fresh tomatoes and chilli and I added aubergine and spicy sausage to this. Also a garlic bread with cheese. Online it stated the food would arrive... More 

1 Thank Claire E
Stafford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Second time at Vivere and standards were just as high as my first visit. Excellent food and service. If you like Italian food, you'll love Vivere!

2 Thank 756Helen
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Wonderfully tasty food, great friendly relaxed service, very reasonable prices and attractive surroundings. Very highly recommended.

1 Thank Tony N
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The first sign that this was going to be a good experience was that the restaurant was full despite being surrounded by extensive road works. The staff were friendly and efficient despite being very busy, and the food was delicious. This was our first visit but we would definitely go again!

1 Thank Ros W
Stafford, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

visited with my wife for date night and the food was lovely i like the fact that you can see the kitchen and the food being prepaired. the food was a good standard and we really enjoyed it. service was good but i thought the bar prices were a little high hence the 4 stars....however i would return again

1 Thank andy_jm2014
Klaipeda County, Lithuania
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28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

i cant say nothing more then big thank you as i found you ;) we came here monday evening wasnt very busy as its week day i gues .Ordered our meals and been served buy very polite staff. Calmari was my starter and i absolutely love it... One of the mains was glutten free pizza Margarita with peperoni which was... More 

3 Thank liulystadas

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$38
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Foregate Street | Foregate street, Stafford ST16 2PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stafford
  • Phone Number: +44 1785 259745
The only Independant Authentic Italian Restaurant in Stafford, Open kitchen, Fully air conditioner, licensed, Gluten free pasta pizza dessert option ,premium quality Steak and fresh lobster

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?