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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Gluten Free at Viva

Go Gluten Free at Viva with our selection of gluten free pasta and speciality dishes. 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 are closing Sunday lunchtimes until Sunday the 7th Feb.. New opening times for sundays is 6pm until 10pm

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

  • Jan. 07, 2016

    Sunday times 2016

    closing Sunday lunchtimes until Sunday the 7th Feb.

  • feb. 07, 2016

    Valentines 2016

    Book now for Valentines 2016 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.)

  • 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

Monday: closed until further notice
Fridays: 17:30-23:00
Saturday: 17:30-23:00