Vivere Italian Restaurant - 01785 259745

Eat in the comfort of your own home with a takeaway delivered directly to your door.



Dine in the restaurant from 5pm to 11pm
Takeaway food from 5pm to 10:45pm
Babak Taherkhani pictured with Clare Smyth MBE, first and only British female chef to be awarded three Michelin stars for her restaurant Core by Clare Smyth in London where Babak trained for his Michelin Star Chef course.

"I have always tried to expand my horizons in creating new dishes and exciting the taste buds of my diners.
This year I have embarked on a journey to become a Michelin Chef, training with some of the world's renowned chefs.
My journey so far.."
read more..


Chef at award-winning Italian restaurant achieves first stage towards Michelin star - By John Corser Express & Star, 23rd February more

Free Parking on St Patrick's Street

Plenty of street parking, you will normally find plenty of free parking on St Patrick's Street which runs alongside to the left of the restaurant.
Please be aware the carpark opposite the restaurant only allows 2 hours parking. This restriction also applies to the evening.  The carpark operates a number plate recognition system.

Best Restaurant Staffordshire 2023

Winner of

We are delighted to have won Best Restaurant Staffordshire 2023 in the regional restaurant category of the England Business Awards held in Birmingham on Sunday 14th May 2023. 

Thank you to all our customers who have supported us and voted for us.

Vivere Wins Best Restaurant Staffordshire 2023

Sam Elliot and Aldo Zilli with a lobster prepared by Babak - Head Chef at Vivere Italian Restaurant, Stafford

Aldo Zilli Celebrity Chef Best Linguine Lobster at Vivere Stafford

Finalist at The Italian Awards 2022

Best Pasta Chef
Best Pizzeria

Competing against Independent Italian restaurants, Vivere Italian Restaurant of Stafford became finalists in the prestigious national Italian awards that recognises the best in Italian food venues across the country.

Vivere was recognised as one of the Best Pizzerias, securing a finalist place while Head Chef Babak was recognised as one of the 12 Best Pasta Chefs in the country. The 2022 awards were held at The Hilton in Manchester..more

Vivere Stafford - Italian Awards 2022

Vivere Stafford New Extension


We have been busy this year with our new restaurant extension in an Italian Street style.

Experience this new restaurant area and enjoy an
authentic Italian meal with us.

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Book a Table at Vivere Stafford

Vivere is Stafford’s Award Winning Italian Restaurant offering freshly prepared authentic Italian cuisine lovingly prepared at our Foregate Street restaurant. To book a table at Vivere Italian Restaurant call 01785 259 745. Open 7 days - from 5pm.

Vivere Stafford’s menu is created from 20 regions of Italy and lovingly prepared in an open kitchen. Only Extra Virgin Olive Oil and fresh ingredients are used to create the finest Italian food in the county.

Younger diners can choose from the adult full menu and get a smaller portion for £2 OFF.

Book a table at Stafford's Award Winning Italian Restaurant to ensure you experience Vivere at its best.

Call Vivere Italian Restaurant to book a table on - 01785 259 745.
Takeaway Delivery & Collection Available

Vivere selected for Celebrity Chef more

Many thanks to Celebrity Bex Fowler from EastEnders
who came to Vivere and tried our new menu.

Grazie Mille.

Bex Fowler from Eastenders Visits Vivere Restaurant Stafford

Vivere 5 Star Food Hygiene Rating

Vivere Have Achieved 5 Star Food Hygiene Rating

Stafford Borough Council inspects hundreds of eating out venues to ensure high standards rating them on a scale of 0-5. On an inspection of Vivere's restaurant and kitchens on December 2nd 2022, Vivere scored the full 5 Stars Food Hygiene Rating ranking it amongst the top performing restaurants across the area..full details

Customer Testimonials

Truly amazing food (have dined at leading Italian restaurants),this is fine dining at incredible prices.The service was also exceptional (friendly and efficient),in a cosy and relaxing atmosphere.Large car park (free)across the road.

Kevin Wyse, Oct 2022

Literally saved us during lockdown with their restaurant quality takeaway. Tasty, generous portions and great value. Risotto, calzone and lasagne are household faves. Order yours now....


Martin Taylor, Oct 2020

The original and best Italian in Stafford. Great, fresh cooked food and friendly staff. Watch the chefs cook your food in open kitchen. The pizzas are fantastic. Enjoy. :)


Stephen Woods, Nov 2019