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Italian Restaurants in Leicester

Looking for Italian restaurants in Leicester? We have listed the very best below to help you easily pick out you’re new favourite Italian food restaurant in the city.

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Marco’s New York Italian

by Marco Pierre White

Mercure Leicester The Grand Hotel, Granby Street, Leicester LE1 6ES


Part of a bigger redevelopment of the Mercure Hotel on Granby Street (still mostly known as The Grand Hotel), Marco’s opened in February 2015.

Marco’s Leicester is part of a growing number of New York Italian restaurants fronted by celebrity chef Marco Pierre White, and is home to great Italian food with a New York twist.

Marco Pierre White Leicester



Altro Mondo

10 – 12 Humberstone Road, Leicester LE5 0AR
tel: 0116 253 7567

A real hidden gem, Altro Mondo is situated on the edges of the city centre on Humberstone Road specialising in authentic Italian food cooked using traditional Italian recipes passed down through generations. Altro Mondo is proper family-run restaurant and boasts friendly, attentive staff and a unique dining atmosphere which includes the odd bout of karaoke!

Altro Mondo restaurant Leicester


Gelato Village

2 St Martins Square, Leicester LE1 5DF
tel: 0116 319 2252

Representing the rich diversity in Italian food is the popular Gelato Village in Leicester’s picturesque St Martins Square. As the name suggests, this is the place to go for gelato in Leicester!

Gelato Village Leicester


OGGI Simply Italian Restaurant

161 London Road, Leicester LE2 1EG
tel: 0116 254 5376

Another of Leicester’s hidden Italian gems, OGGI’s is well worth the trip up London Road if you like your Italian food rich and authentic with an added dose of intimacy. The personal dining experience at OGGI’s is second to none, and the wide choice of food on offer make it an Italian restaurant well worth a visit.

OGGI restaurant Leicester


Casa Romana

5 Albion Street, Leicester LE1 6GD
tel: 0116 254 1174

Tucked away on Albion Street is a little Italian restaurant that punches well above its weight – Casa Romana. For those who like traditional Italian food in a warm and friendly atmosphere. The menu may be simple, but the food is fantastic.

Casa Romana Leicester