Meet the


Sapori Restaurant


the team

Owned, managed and operated by Ignazio Maniscalco and Vincenzo Papa, together they
are thrilled to introduce Sapori (literally taste) Restaurant to Blackpool as a stylish and contemporary Italian restaurant.




Ignazio Maniscalco

With over 30 years of experience working and managing Italian restaurants, Ignazio is an enthusiastic, imaginative, and experienced restauranteur with a fine palate. He is serious about sourcing and serving authentic Italian food and wines.

Alongside his great team of staff, he aims to create a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with great food and wine to compliment it.

Ignazio Maniscalco

Vincenzo Papa

Executive Chef

Vincenzo Papa

Executive Chef and co-owner Vincenzo Papa offers fresh irresistible Italian cuisine, blending traditional flavors to create modern dishes. Vincenzo, originally from a small town outside Naples, began his culinary training at a very early age.

Vincenzo sharpened his skills by working for the past 30 years in some of the Fylde Coasts’ most popular Italian restaurants. Co-owner Ignazio comments ” It’s a real pleasure to work alongside Vincenzo. His passion for food and flavour is reflected in our restaurant’s amazing menu and has proven that he knows what it takes to produce a flawless fine dining experience.




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Were open 5pm – 11pm Monday to Sunday
Call us on 01253 627440 to make a reservation.