Darlington (01325) 466 585 | Middlesbrough (01642) 242 191 | Ingleby Barwick (01642) 766 300


Want to join our team?

Al Forno restaurant is one of the top restuarants in Darlington, Middlesbrough and Ingleby Barwick and we pride ourselves on our food, our service and professionalism and we always welcome CVs from people who want to join our team.

At the moment, we are recruiting for the following positions in all our restaurants:

Accounts/payroll manager

Experienced accounts/payroll manager required for a local chain of restaurants. The head office is based in Middlesbrough but restaurants also located in Ingleby Barwick and Darlington. Must be fully experienced in Sage accounts & payroll systems and procedures, including RTI & workplace pensions. Salary dependent on experience. 3-4 days a week. Hours flexible. Email your CV lynn@al-forno.co.uk  


You will be using fresh, seasonal locally sourced ingredients within a company that is serious about food. The successful candidate will:

  • Have a real passion for food
  • Enjoy the opportunity to lead the kitchen whilst developing his or her own skills
  • Thrive on the fast pace of and camaraderie in the kitchen
  • set the highest possible standards for him/herself and others

Bar & Waiting staff

We require experience bar & waiting staff therefore if you've got experience of working in a restaurant environment and have impeccable customer service skills, we want to hear from you. 

If you're interested in any of the above positions, please send your CV to the relevant venue. Darlington is cuma@al-forno.co.uk and Ingleby Barwick & Middlesbrough is aj@al-forno.co.uk 



We had our wedding reception in the private upstairs dining room ,staff couldn't do enough for us,Made our special day even better!! excellent food all our guests raved about it, one small hiccup with a food allergy put right immediately with no fuss & effusive apologies . Overall excellent would highly recommend to anyone.

- Vikki Whitehouse (Facebook)

Had a fantastic meal with my family today. Hadn't been for a while but was delighted that the very high standards are being maintained.

- Kath Barrett (Facebook)

Amazing food, perfect service, best place in Teesside to eat for sure! I have tried almost every dish on the menu and all are great.

- Richard Kilty, British Athlete (Facebook)

Valentines Day lunch with my bestie. What a lovely place to eat!
Gorgeous food. Very reasonably priced. Fantastic service. In the words of Arnie - we will be back!

- Jan W

Can you believe we travelled all the way from Chicago to have this Sticky Toffee Pudding?! And it was everything we dreamed of. Staff was incredibly polite and friendly on top of it. Thanks to Maaz Rahman for the recommendation!

- Dee Boo


Tel: (01325) 466 585
Al-Forno Restaurant
81 Skinnergate,
Darlington, DL3 7LX


Tel: (01642) 242 191
Al-Forno Restaurant
2 Southfield Road,
Middlesbrough, TS1 3BZ

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