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Zizzi - Hitchin

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21 Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AH, England
+44 1462 440708
11:30 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, we visited this venue on Tuesday evening and I must say we were thoroughly disappointed. The food was great but I've got to be honest the service was atrocious. Not only did the guy not pay us any attention other than the pure basics but he just stank of cigarettes. Several times I noticed he'd disappeared only to return... More 

3 Thank jjammmyyyy
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good, However the service is a little bit slow. For me it is a little bit pricey for the pizzas and the pastas. But for an evening out with the family for a couple of pizzas and some drinks it is nice, but not mind blowing.

Thank Hiqual
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 40mins for someone to take our order. Another 30mins for the main course to arrive and 20mins for dessert. The staff show little understanding of dietary requirements and the importance of this. Only when we asked twice did we finally realise the chosen dish was unsuitable for my partner. Also £3 for 2 tablespoons of nuts is a joke.... More 

Thank RJandu
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Being a Vegan and trying to eat as Ethically, Cruelty Free and responsibly as I can I am always looking for Vegan restaurants or mainstream restaurants that offer Vegan choices other than a "salad" or "jacket potato" lol Naturally after hearing that Zizzi not only sell vegan mains but also sides, starters and even desert too (which is a total... More 

1 Thank Steve R
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Hubby is vegan so that can be tricky sometimes but this place has a fab vegan menu, so that keeps him happy. Kids absolutely love coming here too, we usually go on a Sunday and the waiter is awesome (sorry can't remember his name) but he is amazing with the kids, interacting but not intruding, he's got the balance perfect.... More 

Thank Sarah_2002uk
Luton, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Service was very slow on a sat night, drinks were given over other guests as was food. It was very noisy and we struggled to hear our party of family members. Food was generally average but nothing special

Thank Sammi1910
Redhill, United Kingdom
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234 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Impressive. We shall look for this chain again. Overnight visitors but chosen by friends who live locally. The menu was very different from most restaurants we use. Very enjoyable food. A Saturday night and clearly requires a booked table. Prices seemed very reasonable compared with our Surrey pricing.

Thank hancockmp
Hitchin, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Went here for dinner last night and had a quite enjoyable evening. Although the food was slow coming out, the service was quick where it could be and friendly at all times. I believe the waitresses name was Melissa. I think she is a real credit to your restaurant.

Thank julieherts123
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Haven't been to Zizzi for a few years but saw they had a new menu and thought a short drive to try them out was worth it. And it was! There was lots on the menu that we both were tempted by and eventually settled on a mushroom and mozzarella bruschetta and a butterfly king prawn in garlic and chilli... More 

Thank Rev_SimonHD
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Food here was great. The staff were friendly and very helpful. Nice clean venue and it is also really large so your not sitting on top of other diners

Thank TJ E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$31
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Sun Street, Hitchin SG5 1AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hitchin
  • Phone Number: +44 1462 440708
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.Located 10 minutes from the train station and just of Market Square our Zizzi in Hitchin is the perfect spot to take a break from wandering around the lavender fields. Run by a team of locals who pride themselves on giving friendly home-style service, what more reason could you need to book a table? Dine al fresco with an outdoor dining area for sunny weather.

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