San Livio at Boccelli’s Barnsley is right up there with the best when it comes to showcasing the best of Italian cuisine. Located in the Lundwood neighbourhood, this is one Italian restaurant that you can count on for quality, flavour and excellent service. Situated on Grange Lane, inside a historic water mill dating back from the year 1150, this Italian restaurant provides a unique experience for local diners and tourists alike. With live events held on the regular, Boccelli’s offers more than just dinner and drinks and the passion here is truly infectious. Just be warned that reservations are highly recommended for this popular spot.
Previously known as Boccelli’s, San Livio at Boccelli’s is one of Barnsley’s favourite dining spots, particularly for local lovers of Italian cuisine. The premises alone are enough to make San Livio at Boccelli’s the talk of South Yorkshire. A refurbished water mill in Lundwood dating back from the 12th century, this Barnsley restaurant on Grange Lane is a dream for lovers of history and architecture. With exposed beams and stone walls, the restaurant is stunning while being incredibly relaxed. Then, there’s the menu. San Livio at Boccelli specialises in both classic and contemporary Italian fare and you’ll find a whole host of appealing dishes, no matter your preference.
So, what are some of our favourites from the menu at San Livio at Boccelli’s? Well, first you’ll find a concise selection of starters including the cozze a la crema of mussels cooked in a creamy white wine sauce, as well as the delectable polpette meatballs smothered in a house made tomato sauce. Then, you’ll find an extensive main menu brimming with all your favourite Italian comfort classics. The Merluzzo, a cod steak served with broccoli, chorizo and basil breadcrumbs is a must-try, while the rich porcini mushroom risotto topped with rocket, wild mushrooms and shaved parmesan is a true delight. Boccelli’s is one of Lundwood and Barnsley’s most popular restaurants – so, do yourself a favour and book a table in advance!