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Al Forno

2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
+44 1642 242191
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
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1 - 10 of 797 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for a birthday meal with friends. The food was excellent. I had Lasagna, one friend had steak and another had chicken. We also had garlic bread for starters. The food arrived quickly and was cooked exactly as it should have been. The service was...More

1  Thank Stephen3579
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Stephen, We're so pleased to hear that you chose to celebrate your birthday with us at Al Forno. We pride ourselves on offering a delicious selection of authentic and Italian style dishes and we're glad you think so too. We'd love to see you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited Al Forno several times in the last few months and went recently with my partner and thought it's about time I actually written a review on how awesome this little gem is. I'll start with the service, I have yet to visit...More

1  Thank Leigh K
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Leigh, We're so pleased to hear that you keep coming back to Al Forno to have more! We hope to see you returning again in the future to sample more of our delicious menu (and cocktails of course!). Many Thanks,

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a visit here with family , lovely clean place , lovely staff , nice food menu , plenty of choice only downside was everything was reallllllly salty ... such a shame as without this would have Been a 5* for meMore

Thank joan-345dice-2
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Joan, We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time at Al Forno. We have informed our Chef and we hope you will return to give us a chance to prove to you that we pride ourselves on offering delicious and authentic Italian...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

During my week-end in Middelsbrough, i went twice in this resataurant: first time, i was hurry and a little hungry... i eat in 3:00 pm i had a very good welcome and a little lunch . i came with friends to dinner and it's the...More

1  Thank isabelleR8254VK
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Isabelle, We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our authentic Italian food at Al Forno. We'd love to see you return when you're next visiting from Paris! Many Thanks,

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for an impromptu lunch with my sister. Had to book via Darlington as no one answered in Middlesbrough. Food was good, hot and tasty. Service could have been better. Ordered coffee and had to remind them. They then came 5 mins apart so we...More

2  Thank Mellanie T
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mellanie, We're sorry to hear your visit to Al Forno wasn't up to our usual excellent standards. We pride ourselves on offering excellent service along with delicious food and we hope that you will return to Al Forno to give us another opportunity to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with my husband on an anniversary night out. Was first sat next to the 'serving hatch', so asked to me moved, which we were without any fuss, despite it being a busy Saturday night. Service was friendly and food lovely and hot. We...More

1  Thank Liz K
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your anniversary celebrations at Al Forno. We hope to see you both return in the future. Many Thanks

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff greeted us with a smile and were very friendly. The menu was varied and the food superb. I struggled to finish but didn't want to leave a morsel it was so good!! Would highly recommend this restaurant. It was worth the drive from...More

1  Thank Marilyn L
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're very flattered that you came all the way from Wales to visit Al Forno! We're glad you enjoyed your visit and that you enjoyed our authentic food. Hope to see you return whenever you return to the area. Many Thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow: had a couple of well delivered meals at Al Fornos with perfect service from Barry. We took the opportunity of the happy hour menu with Brochetta and Prawn cocktail. Followed by a homemade burger and Chicken breast in white wine sauce. Excellent potions and...More

Thank FiddyFad
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your food from Al Forno. We pride ourselves on offering fresh and authentic food and we're so pleased to hear that you think so too! We hope to see you return very soon. Many Thanks, Front Office...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wooo Where do I start with this place, Fantastic service, very friendly staff right from the start. Very clean restaurant, the food is not only great quality but value too with a wide range of drinks. Will defiantly be back again! Thank you for a...More

1  Thank Mark R
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Mark, We're so pleased to hear that we are one of the best Italians you have been to! We're glad you stopped by and hope you return in the future to sample more of our delicious menu. Many Thanks, Front Office Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a really good night. The food is excellent and the staff are very friendly. Will look forward to visiting again. A definite if visiting the Boro

Thank Barbara S
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Barbara, We're so pleased to hear you had a great time at Al Forno. Hope to see you return very soon. Many Thanks

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$31
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:30
Saturday
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 242191
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Description
Al Forno Italian Restaurant is a fantastic place to meet and eat. Choose from a range of superb, fresh Italian food, beautiful wine and excellent service. Pop in for a cappuccino or a glass of wine, tuck into a fresh summer salad, grab a sandwich or sit down to a hearty home cooked Italian dinner cooked by one of our award winning chefs. We're open from 10am-10pm Monday to Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10am-10:30pm and Sunday from 11am-8pm (last orders). As well as our a la carte menu, a happy hour menu is available so please take a look at our special offers. Our private dining area offers a great place to relax and unwind or as an alternative, informal setting for a business or lunch meeting. We have FREE wireless internet available throughout the restaurant and can also provide digital projection, DVD & TV facilities on request.
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