Closed from Sunday 7th July to Tuesday 23th July 2024. Open from Wed 24th July as usual. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

In the Press

Two AA rosettes awarded to Italian restaurant and bar Sapori for its accomplished cooking

15 Feb 2022 The award comes as the Leicestershire venue celebrates its 10th anniversary.A popular Italian restaurant is celebrating after being honoured Read More

All the Leicestershire and Rutland restaurants in the 2021 Michelin Guide Great Britain and Ireland

16 Feb 2021 This week saw the launch of the 2021 Michelin Guide Great Britain and Ireland, which celebrates the best of gastronomic achievement.In the 2 Read More

Leicester Mercury - Leicestershire's Sapori Restaurant and Bar has been awarded an AA Rosette

25 Oct 2018 The coveted award follows a visit to the Anstey eatery by AA inspectors last week.The inspectors particularly praised the quality of head ch Read More

Sapori Restaurant and Bar awarded coveted AA Rosette

15 Oct 2018 The scheme has run for over a century. It celebrates the best restaurants in the UK, with only about 10% of establishments nationwide cooking at a Read More

Sapori Restaurant & Bar Crowned Best Italian Restaurant In Midlands

16 Jul 2018 Sapori Restaurant & Bar has picked up a prestigious honour at a glittering ceremony at Birmingham’s Edgbaston Cricket Stadium.The Midl Read More

Leicester Mercury - This family-run Leicestershire restaurant is officially the best Italian restaurant in the Midlands.

15 Jul 2018 Leicestershire's Sapori Restaurant and Bar is celebrating after being named the Best Italian Restaurant in the Midlands.The Anstey eatery ea Read More

Report Gourmet - CHIC, il convegno annuale con tante novità, conferme e volti nuovi

19 Apr 2018 Accoglienza, italianità, rispetto, partecipazione: sono tanti i valori positivi su cui si fonda CHIC, l’associazione di professionisti della ris Read More

Leicester Mercury - How you can eat food from one of the world's best chefs at Leicestershire restaurant

06 Feb 2018 Discerning diners won’t want to miss this event at Anstey restaurant Sapori.The award-winning restaurant is set to welcome Vincenzo Guarin Read More

Leicester Mercury - Sapori in Anstey has won a stack of awards

06 Feb 2018 Are you feeling in need of a Mediterranean post-Christmas pick me up?Well, if you can't stretch to a holiday on the continent, you can alway Read More

Leicester Mercury - Michelin Star holder Paolo Barrale is teaming up Sapori

17 Nov 2017 The Anstey restaurant will host an exclusive collaboration next week – see their top tips for Italian cooking at home.A top Italian chef i Read More

Leicester Mercury - The best Pasta Dish in the Country

14 Nov 2017 Anstey restaurant Sapori is celebrating after picking up the 'Best Pasta' accolade at the 2017 English Italian Awards, which took place at the week Read More

Leicester Mercury - High-quality cuisine and a CHIC chef

13 Mar 2017 Italian fine dining restaurant Sapori has been named as a local gem in the Waitrose Good Food Guide for 2018. The judges praised the consistency of Read More

Paul Fulford Review

10 Feb 2016 For years I’ve chuntered on about the lack of truly great Italian restaurants in Birmingham.There are a few small family-run places that o Read More

Food Award Winners

06 Jan 2016 A four year journey of producing the most delectable authentic yet contemporary Italian dishes for even the most discerning taste palate coupled wi Read More

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Sapori Restaurant & Bar 40 Stadon Road, Anstey, Leicester LE7 7AY

a family run business

since 2011