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Al Forno

2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
+44 1642 242191
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Southfield Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Have been to Al Forno's some time ago and decided another visit was on the cards. All four of us opted for the early bird meals and were not disappointed. Garlic mushrooms to start followed by a Parmo for two of us and pasta for...More

1  Thank Ian F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Booked a table at Al Forno in Middlesbrough, from the minute we walked in we were very well looked after by assistant manager and his team. The food was amazing and enjoyed with some lovely cocktails. Would definitely recommend thank you to whole team xx

1  Thank Veronika F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Al Forno, the food was very good, generous sized portions at competitive prices. The parmo was great. This place has good decor and nice ambience. The staff were very attentive and service was good.

2  Thank Nirpal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An impromptu trip out for Sunday dinner, where we by passed the closer Ingleby Barwick branch to go to the central middlesbrough one as we find that one to be a bit quainter / more intimate. The service carried out by the team of staff...More

3  Thank sawdy81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took two friends for a early bird on Saturday what more could you ask for the attention of the manager and staff we’re first class as for the food excellent we all had different for my main I had the chicken Parmo all I can...More

3  Thank deputysnips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a Happy Hour meal before Boro match, very good value 2 course meal, portion size good,staff very friendly, helpful & efficient. Will definitely return.

3  Thank Lynette B
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Lynette, We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed dining with us, we hope to see you return very soon. Many Thanks, Front Office Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Middlesbrough has lots of places that serve pizza and other Italian food. Al Forno at least sounds Italian so I hoped to find the best pizza in town. I was somehow disappointed. Even though prices are somewhat higher than in other restaurants, the pizza Napoli...More

3  Thank Ignace D
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Ignace, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate your comments and will take them on board. Our pizzas are made from scratch once ordered to give authentic flavour but we realise everyone has their own personal preference when...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Having been here before for Sunday dinner, we were eager to return for excellent food at a great price. It didn't disappoint!

3  Thank Stephen N
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Hi Stephen, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We're glad you visited us previously for a Sunday roast and weren't disappointed on your return. Hope to see you again soon. Many Thanks, Front Office Manager

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Visited while in town with friends; it was recommended by our hotel as a nice place to get pasta. Found they had an early bird menu with 2 courses for £8.50 before 7pm which had plenty of options. The food was delicious and was served...More

3  Thank MC72514
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hello, We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed dining with us following a recommendation. We pride ourselves on having a wide variety of dishes to suit all and we're glad you think so too! We'll be sure to pass on a message to our team...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018

Delicious food cannot fault this restaurant , Clean , friendly , very warm welcome as you enter, excellent staff, We had 3 courses and had no complaint at all portions were of reasonable size but we had a sweet each of Eton mess and we...More

3  Thank Joyce C
AlFornoRestaurant1, Front Office Manager at Al Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Hi Joyce, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we'e so pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal with us - we'll be sure to pass on your lovely comments to our team. We hope to see you return again soon. Many...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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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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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