Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Aldo (Snr) and Rocchina De Vittoris
Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.

Because the Ital Restaurant's reputation for good food and a great atmosphere has spread far and wide throughout the North of England, it attracts more than its fair share of celebrities. The astronomer Patrick Moore has dined with us as have actors such as Sean Bean and members of the casts of Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Hollyoaks, and Shameless. Many are regulars. Music groups like D:Ream and M People have enjoyed evenings at the Ital, and so too have sporting celebrities such as Lee Sharp, Emile Heskey, Robbie and Henry Paul, and members of Bradford City and Bradford Bulls.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.

Apart from the celebrities who you may be able to spot from time to time, you should however keep your eyes for some key members of our team who will do all they can to make your evening everything you would want it to be ...


Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.

Aldo (Snr) and Rocchina De Vittoris

The founders of Ital, Aldo Snr (pictured above) and Rocchina can still be found helping out in the restaurant from time to time. You can read their story at How it all Began.
Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Aldo De Vittoris Junior

Aldo De Vittoris JuniorBorn in Bradford in July 1970, Aldo is one of the present partners in the Ital Restaurant.

Aldo trained at Bradford College where he qualified with distinction in Silver Service and as a Chef. He can usually be found cooking in the kitchen, but sometimes he will be found taking your orders ... or your money. He has strong opinions on a range of subjects and will be more than happy to share them with you.

His partner is Sharon and they have two children, Luca and Nico.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Christian De Vittoris

Christian De VittorisBorn in Bradford in April 1975, Christian is a partner with Aldo Jnr in the Ital Restaurant. Christian too trained at Bradford College and qualified with distinction in Silver Service. A virtuoso player of the air guitar and a seductive serenader with his air microphone, he is un-missable as he moves around the restaurant, taking orders, looking after the guests, and hooting with laughter at one thing or another. He is married to the gorgeous Kelly and has a delightful little boy — Rocco Antonio and a beautiful new baby daughter — Eva Rosa.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Manuel Castillo

Manuel CastilloManuel (known as Manolo) was born in Chile but came here many years ago, bringing with him a wealth of experience in many different fields.

Manolo has been connected to the De Vittoris family for a long time and was until recently the restaurant Manager.

Now he is a lecturer but he still helps out quite regularly in the Ital and when he does you will find him ever attentive, doing his utmost to ensure that your visit to the Ital Restaurant is a pleasurable one.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.


Marco D'Adamo

Marco D'Adamo

Marco was born in August 1982 in Bradford. He joined the Ital Restaurant team as a Sous Chef at the age of seventeen and for the past ten years — now as Head Chef — he has been creating authentic Italian dishes that have rightly won the highest accolades from our customers.

Marco's love for Italian cuisine was first kindled by his mother Milvia, who comes from Verona in Northern Italy. Now, his ongoing dedication to that cuisine makes Marco a chef whose success is sure to continue.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Francesco Mamusi

Francesco MamusiBorn in 1968 in Sardinia, Francesco came to the UK in 1990 which is when he first joined the Ital Restaurant and worked here for about three years. Now, after an absence of fifteen years working elsewhere in the catering industry, he is back with us once again.

Francesco is an ebullient, larger-than-life character who will be happy to explain the meaning of Italian words or phrases to you — or to hold forth on almost anything else — as he faultlessly looks after you at your table.

Francesco trained as a Cameriere at the Instituo Professionale di Stato Alberhiero in Sassari.

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.
Angelo Dardes

Angelo DardesBorn in November 1943 in Rapolla, in the Southern Italian province of Potenza, Angelo came to the UK in 1968. In 1970, he joined Aldo De Vittoris Senior and throughout the years has worked for him in his various enterprises — see How it all began. Now, having found his forté as a Pizza Chef 36 years earlier, he is still making pizzas of the highest quality for the Ital Restaurant.

Angelo is married to Filomena and they have two boys — Michele and Garbriele (featured in the movie on the home page).

Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.



Welcome to the Ital Restaurant, one of Bradford's most popular Italian restaurants. Eat from either our early bird or a la carte menu. Enjoy our delicious pizzas and pasta dishes. Treat yourself to one of our prime fillet steaks, or try one of our perfect chicken, fish or vegetarian dishes. Whatever you eat, compliment it with one of our excellent wines. Hold your special parties and celebrations here.

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