Aqua | Italian restaurant in Welwyn

Traditional and contemporary Italian food

AQUA is passionate about food, wines and cocktails. The restaurant brings a true taste of Italy to its customers. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming and the service is friendly.

From the owners

We pride ourselves on using truly authentic Italian products. Famous for our meat and fish specialities and delicious homemade pastas and risottos, we are able to satisfy every appetite. AQUA offers a fresh and vibrant dining and cocktail space and is an excellent venue for a meal out with family & friends, birthday celebrations & anniversaries, for corporate staff parties and other special occasions.


Located in Old Welwyn the restaurant overlooks a beautiful stream and with a warm, friendly atmosphere, AQUA in Old Welwyn is the perfect location to dine with friends, family, colleagues and for special occasions. Refurbished in September 2019, our bright and modern restaurant now boasts a cocktail seating area and we are wheelchair friendly and offer a free car park located immediately next to our restaurant for your convenience.

Enjoy our fresh food to-go!

10% discount on all takeaway orders every Monday – Thursday. As well as our charming sit down dining experience, AQUA offers a takeaway service for all our dishes. Place your order over the phone. We’ll then start preparing your food and cooking the dishes, so when you arrive to pick up your order it should be ready to go!


Breakfast served daily. From 8am – 11am Monday – Saturday only. Is there any better way to start the day than with a good English breakfast? Enjoy a wide-range of cooked dishes, fresh pastries and barista coffee.

Sunday Lunch

Enjoy traditional Sunday lunch with us. Make Sundays special with our traditional Sunday roasts.

Cocktail Area

Introducing our new cocktail area, Tables can now be reserved! AQUA are excited to launch a new cocktail area with seating available to reserve. Serving delicious cocktails directly to your table, we aim to make every visit with us unforgettable for all the right reasons. Find out more about our cocktail and tapas offers by seeing the AQUA website. 

Wednesday Steak Offer

Wednesday steak night offer. 2 main steak meals and get one half price! AQUA is re-opening with this fantastic Wednesday night offer. Buy 2 main steak meals and get one half price, plus get a free glass of prosecco! *cheaper steak at half price.

Italian restaurant in Welwyn
Italian restaurant in Welwyn

Opening Times

  • Mon 8am - 10.30pm
  • Tue 8am - 10.30pm
  • Wed 8am - 10.30pm
  • Thur 8am - 10.30pm
  • Fri 8am - 10.30pm
  • Sat 8am - 10.30pm
  • Sun 8.30am - 3pm

Additional info:

Closed Monday – Saturday between 11am - 12noon & also closed between 2.30pm - 5.30pm

Italian restaurant in Welwyn


  • Serves Food
  • Private Hire