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.

digital menu

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Rob the accordionist is back

Live Music at Viva with special guest Rob the accordionist

This Friday the 12

Taking bookings now, open 12pm till 10pm


Gluten Free at Viva

Go Gluten Free at Viva with our selection of gluten free pasta and speciality dishes.
Gluten Free menu
For more information or available dishes please email us at :info@vivarestaurant.net

Book us for parties

For parties of 10 people or more please provide a pre order and a £5 per person deposit to secure your table. Click here to view our menu and select your choices.

To make deposit payments over the phone.
Please call us on 01629593505

Please send your pre orders to info@vivarestaurant.net

Order and Collect

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

Sunday Times

We will be open Sundays as normal week days from 18:00 until 20:00

our Menus:

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 .


Latest News

  • April. 04, 2018

    New sunday opening times

    from Sunday 13th May we will be opening from 12pm until 10pm
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  • Dec. 01, 2017

    Exciting events at viva in 2018

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    Viva Events
    • Jan. 07, 2017

      Sunday times 2017

      closing Sunday lunchtimes until Sunday the 7th Feb.

    • 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

    Opening Hours

    Sunday - Thursday 18:00-20:00
    Fridays - Saturday 17:30-23:00

    Open all day from 1st of April (12:00till22:00)

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