Newport based eaterie Prezzo will be reopening on October 1.

To celebrate its doors being open again, diners will be able to enjoy some new additions to the menu.

These include a new calamari recipe, chicken burger and four new pizzas — including veggie and vegan options. With new cocktails and coolers also available.

After performing well in the group's test restaurants at the start of this year, a vegan spaghetti bolognese, which will also be available with gluten free pasta.

Isle of Wight County Press: Prezzo will be offering a range of new items on its menuPrezzo will be offering a range of new items on its menu

The company won’t be extending its Eat Out.

In its place, a set menu is available £10 for two courses every Monday to Thursday, with the Finest Set Menu offering two courses for £16 or three for £19 from Friday to Sunday.

In line with government advice, Prezzo has brought in new initiatives to make sure customers are safe. These include:

  • All menus will now be disposable to ensure no contamination
  • Digital ordering from a smartphone or tablet using the QR code displayed on each table
  • Standard social distancing markers, hand sanitiser units, and posters with Public Health England advice throughout the restaurant
  • Cashless payments — customers can settle their bill using Apple Pay or Android Pay, contactless or chip and PIN

Karen Jones, executive chair for Prezzo, said: “We can’t wait to welcome back our much-missed customers to Prezzo Isle of Wight.

“Our sole focus is to blend safe and healthy working practices with proper hospitality to give our people confidence and our customers a wonderful, enjoyable return.

"Roll on October 1!”