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141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
+44 1706 365561
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 88
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 25
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
NICE RESTAURANT

Housed in a building previously used as a pub, this is now a nice Italian restaurant which was quite busy on the evening we visited It has an interesting menu and the food was good The service was friendly and efficient, and we had an enjoyable evening.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Hermanus, South Africa
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

I have been there with my family and the restaurant was nice and the food was really delicious.we have been pleased and we will visit again ...

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manchester
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

My wife and i went Friday evening early! we was shown to a table the waiter said we have just re opened this week (Monday) the flower on the table was dead and wilted also a air freshener plugged in next to our table ever 5 min a shot of over powering smell of the air freshener?? should have made... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

A true Italian under new management .To miss this place would be very sad and a huge mistake .The food is freshly prepared by the owner and you simply cannot fault the service. Waiter ( manager ) didn't catch his name was very polite and attentive . I have been numerous Italian around Manchester and as a experienced chef for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Walked down to this restaurant. When we arrived just before 5pm there was a big sign saying under refurbishment but still open. The door was closed but we thought we were just early as it didnt open till 5pm. When it got to 5.15pm we rang the restaurant to be told they were closed for 2 weeks. Why put a... More 

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benjie3434
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

the restaurant is now under going a refurbishment after new owners bought it in early june. it has not yet reopened but fingers crossed lets hope the new owners deliver a quality service with good food.......something the previous owners failed to deliver. i will post on update on this place when it reopens.

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Hermanus, South Africa
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195 reviews 195 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Housed in a building previously used as a pub, this is now a nice Italian restaurant which was quite busy on the evening we visited It has an interesting menu and the food was good The service was friendly and efficient, and we had an enjoyable evening.

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Littleborough, null, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Once again excellent food Well presented and well looked after by the staff Well done to all of them especially the chef No complaints what so ever And price was brilliant Thank you

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Heywood
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Always good food, well cooked at a reasonable price. The menu is quite extensive with added specials. We have had the fillet steaks in various sauces and found them to be excellent quality and cooked perfectly. The pasta dishes are always very tasty and cooked in an authentic Italian way. The staff are very pleasant and helpful. We have been... More 

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Manchester, England
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

The food was very average and bases for pizza/garlic bread were very dry with little flavour! 3 out of 6 of us that dined here were not very well overnight afterwards either! The staff we not particularly friendly and we will not be going back...

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Waiter pushing monkfish, we found out why, minging. I had duck, rubber, inedible. Staff rude, terrible experience, never again.

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Additional Information about Il Vecchio

Address: 141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
Phone Number: +44 1706 365561
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale  >  Heywood
Average Prices: USD 8 - 26
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Address: 141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale  >  Heywood
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 365561

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 26
  • Cuisine: Italian

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