Situated in beautiful surroundings of the county town of Matlock, Derbyshire Viva restaurant creates an environment to enjoy the true taste of Italian and contemporary cuisine.

Viva is a modern, glamorous restaurant which offers traditional Italian cuisine made from only the freshest and finest quality ingredients.
Enjoy a totally different dining experience at Viva, our open kitchen brings the restaurant to life and this friendly and lively atmosphere is ideal for parties, functions and business meetings.

Italian cooking is all about using the freshest possible seasonal ingredients and skilfully using basic cooking techniques to enhance their flavour.

You can witness the cooking techniques for yourself at Viva as we have an open kitchen which brings the restaurant to life,  this friendly lively atmosphere is great for parties, functions and business meetings.

New Sunday Times

we are now open lunchtime on Sundays. New opening times for sundays is 12pm until 10pm

Privilege card

For Exciting Extra offers, become a member with a Viva privilege card.

We always offers great value for money but as a privilege card member you receive just a whole lot more.

Apply for your privilege card now

digital menu

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Order and Collect

Sun-Thurs Order and Collect your food and get 10% off.

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Viva prides itself in using only the freshest and finest ingredients. But it is not just about the ingredients, customers are getting the best quality Italian food, freshly prepared and served at an affordable price .

Mothers Day entertainment at viva!!

Latest News

  • feb. 18, 2015

    Mothers day 2015

    Live Music with Frank Sinatra tribute act Frankie Stein (from 6pm till 10pm)

  • feb. 07, 2015

    Valentines 2015

    Book now for Valentines 2015 with Vivas popular Frankie Stein providing an evening of classic Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin songs. Perfect for your Romantic,

    Italian evening out. (Valentines set menu will be coming to our website in the New Year.)
  • Oct. 11, 2013

    Delivering to your doors

    Viva will be delivering to your doors from January 2014. Instead of coming out during the winter cold evenings, Viva will come to you. Our delivery menu will be coming out soon so please check our website for further details.
  • testimonials

  • "Lovely Lovely Lovely food, Delicious and beautifully presented"
    Viva Customer
  • "We enjoyed the food and atmosphere so much at your restaurant a few weeks ago we told several friends who now want 'The Viva experience."
    Viva Customer

  • "The meal was beautiful. What a lovely way to spend Valentines Day. The staff were very polite and helpful. The restaurant has lovely surroundings, which is perfect for a romantic evening. Thank you"
    Viva Customer
  • "I have been several times and its been excellent every time"
    Viva Customer
  • "A misunderstanding with my order was rectified with no cost or question. Very professional I am very pleased."
    Viva Customer
  • "Food was excellent and the presentation was fantastic. We will definitely return."
    Viva Customer
  • Viva Customer

Opening Hours

Mon-Thurs: 6pm-10pm
Fri-Sat: 5:30pm -11pm
Sun: 12pm until 10pm

Note: time table for friday and saturdays
6:00pm to 8:00pm
8:00pm to 10:00pm onwards
last order 11:00pm .