A wonderfully authentic Italian restaurant that is nestled next to Hotel 52 and close to the heart of Stanley. The restaurant is perfectly placed for a visit to local attractions such as Beamish Open Air Museum, Tanfield Railway and Durham City Centre.

The restaurant offers some of the tastiest traditional Italian cuisine in the region, in the contemporary yet comfortable surroundings and the staff take great pride in the level of customer service provided to every customer who walks through the door.

Open from 7am serving breakfast to both hotel guests and the public, Pazzo offers a full menu as well as daily lunch specials and promotional offers.

Our takeaway menu offers pizzas, pasta, Sunday lunches and alcoholic drinks, download our app to order quickly and simply.

In addition to the restaurant there is a cosy coffee lounge which serves both a traditional and innovative Italian afternoon tea as well as delicious Italian coffee and homemade cakes.

Pazzo can cater for any private function, whatever the occasion. Pazzo regularly hosts community events and themed parties to cater for the many families in the area. Local businesses and networks frequently use the venue for breakfast, seminars and social gatherings.

The beer garden is extremely popular during the summer months, holding barbecue events with generous drinks offers.

Private Function

If you are looking for somewhere to host your Christmas party, wake, conference or private function. We can catering to up to 100 standing, 70 seated. To enquiry click here

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Customer Reviews

  • Absolutely beautiful! Would highly recommend Pazzo... lovely portion sizes and very very tasty. Very good value for money.

    Julie Laverick
  • Spot on. Food is delicious, service very good. Nice friendly staff and a great atmosphere. Would definitely recommend.

    Simon Laverick
  • 100% recommend Pazzo. Food awesome portions a plenty. Value for money.

    Chris Roberts
  • Went along tonight for the opening night, couldn't fault anything. Breath of fresh air for Stanley!

    Max Miley
  • What a fantastic addition to Stanley, food, drink and service excellent. Stanley has been desperate for somewhere of this quality, a certain hit!!!

    Matthew Seaward