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1-5 Grays Brewery Yard | Springfield Road, Chelmsford CM2 6QR, England
+44 1245 268089
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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england
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76 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upstairs seating is great as tables are spaced enough to allow privacy but still lively enough to be entertained. Waiters very helpful and attentive. Food delicious! Would definitely recommend for adults of all ages.

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Thank sgw0505
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on 31st with three of my friends as hadn't been here for a few years. We were seated upstairs, there must've been a air vent above our table as it was a little chilly but nothing to complain about. The restaurant was very busy and had a lovely ambience to it. Our waiter came and took our drinks order... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I came here, I decided to go for the vegan options to see how they were as I knew they had a few of them. I had the garlic bread to start. It was quite dry and hard, although I don't think it was just because it was the vegan option, I think it's their style. The pizza was... More 

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Thank Geesemac
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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296 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always seem to have a nice meal when we visit this restaurant. You can end up waiting a little bit too long for the food to come out but I guess they are normally quite busy so perhaps that's the reason. The food is nice enough and there's plenty of variety and we often share a pasta and pizza... More 

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Thank Steve F
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great building with lots of ambiance. Food and service good, although our make server could have been more knowledgable about the range of specialist beers on offer. Probably one of the better chains. Tip: upstairs is quieter than downstairs

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Thank dmarti32
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really conveniently placed in town, decent prices, decent food, decent server and management. Always good if you have a voucher as well, just a bonus. Range of foods to eat here, enough to please everyone. Nice in summer when you can sit outside.

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Thank KristinaB18
Ilford , Essex United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thanks for fitting us in on Mothers Day, when our booking elsewhere was rejected! Very nice manager, friendly staff and great food.

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1 Thank Catherine C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today. What a pleasent surprise to have a wonderful meal. We both had a pasta dish. They came hot. It was very tasty. The sweets were really good. As you might guess it was my type of Italian food.

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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388 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Came here on a Saturday early evening, great service, food was served promptly, service was polite, friendly and helpful and made us feel like our custom mattered. Food was excellent, well cooked, served quickly, warm and very tasty. Menu is fabulous, lots of choice whether you want a pizza, or a pasta type dish. Toilets were good, spacious, clean and... More 

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Rayleigh, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I was invited out for a meal with friends and they wanted to meet here. Seated quickly and it was fairly quiet when we arrived; in a very short time, it was heaving in there. I noticed some of the tables were a little close for comfort and had the hint of aeroplane seat knocking going on (back to back!).... More 

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Thank Mark B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5 Grays Brewery Yard | Springfield Road, Chelmsford CM2 6QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 268089
Description
At the Zizzi Italian restaurant in Chelmsford, you can enjoy classic Italian cuisine and hand-picked wine surrounded by designer Camille Rousseau's artwork. Celebrating Chelmsford's history, the walls are adorned with turn-of-the-century photography from the Marconi wireless company, light fittings inspired by retro radio sets, and plenty of other little touches. Zizzi restaurants are passionate about simple Italian cookery. Whether it's pizza or pasta, salads or risotto, or carne and pesce (meat and fish), each dish is prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients - from the popular classics to Zizzi's own innovations - ensuring that you can enjoy a great Italian dining experience, at any of Zizzi's Italian restaurants around the country.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?