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Rosso Restaurant and Bar

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43-45 Spring Gardens, Manchester M2 2BG, England
0161 832 1400
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Housed in a Grade II Listed building, Rosso Restaurant Manchester presents...
Housed in a Grade II Listed building, Rosso Restaurant Manchester presents fine Italian cuisine and exquisite wines in a magnificent and contemporary setting. Owned by Rio Ferdinand, Rosso has glamorous cocktails, regular live jazz and a cool celebrity crowd. Full of delicious dishes, the Rosso menu features fresh pasta, pizza and risotto, along with fine meat and fish dishes.
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food very good, service so so - but overall worth a visit

A busy and popular restaurant/bar centrally located with sittings at 5, 7 and 9 (I think) for dinner (personally I hate set sittings but seemed to work ok for them). Good ambience and as you would expect lots of photos of famous sports stars who have visited. This is not fine dining rather... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

This restaurant looks fantastic and the food is really good (especially the pizzas!). I would definitely recommend it.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Cannot comment on food as we were here just for a half-hour drinks pit stop. Absolutely lovely surroundings, very stylish and authentically Italian in an old Bank-style building with very ornate features.

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Liverpool
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

A busy and popular restaurant/bar centrally located with sittings at 5, 7 and 9 (I think) for dinner (personally I hate set sittings but seemed to work ok for them). Good ambience and as you would expect lots of photos of famous sports stars who have visited. This is not fine dining rather competing with Browns, Zizzi, Jamie's etc (although... More 

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Yorkshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We came for Sunday lunch on Father's Day. This restaurant is very impressive, -location, surroundings/decoration, great food service, great menu. However, I booked our reservation months in advance through the Open Table app and specifically requested a high chair for our 9 month old baby (who always eats before us when we dine out). Upon arrival the restaurant was quite... More 

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Bolton,Lancs
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Went on a Saturday lunch time, we had the set menu which is excellent value for money. With the set menu you can get a bottle of wine for £9.95, which I think is good value. The food was well presented and very tasty.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This place is amazing, i always come here on special occasions as it is quit expensive, you can eat in here for cheap but the drink selection is to good to ignore. The atmosphere in here is great and with the great service it makes you feel like a million dollars.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The staff were very attentive even though it was very busy. The food was well presented and excellent. My sons are very keen United fans so this was the icing on the cake for the day.. The staff acknowledged his special day with fizz and a small sweet. We would recommend for either a quick lunch or a very special... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

What an amazing place! The tables are laid out perfectly not to close and happily big enough for all to eat comfortably around. The restaurant is beautiful, high ceiling with marble columns. There is a live dj that plays upbeat music is its a real party vibe. We ordered a bottle of procecco and red wine both very nice and... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Visited yesterday with friends. Being a Liverpool FC fan I was uncertain of going into Reo Ferdinand,s restaurant, especially as it,s called Red. So glad we went. Beautiful old building very nicely converted. Food was really good. I had the steak on stone, which I cooked to my liking, wonderful. Most impressed with the staff. We arrived early so sat... More 

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brummie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

If you want to eat Italian this is the restaurant for you. Great decor with black and white photos of Actors and Actresses with Italian connection.

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Additional Information about Rosso Restaurant and Bar

Address: 43-45 Spring Gardens, Manchester M2 2BG, England
Phone Number: 0161 832 1400
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
Average Prices: USD $26 to $40
Cuisine: Italian

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 43-45 Spring Gardens, Manchester M2 2BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 0161 832 1400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $26 to $40
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Housed in a Grade II Listed building, Rosso Restaurant Manchester presents fine Italian cuisine and exquisite wines in a magnificent and contemporary setting. Owned by Rio Ferdinand, Rosso has glamorous cocktails, regular live jazz and a cool celebrity crowd. Full of delicious dishes, the Rosso menu features fresh pasta, pizza and risotto, along with fine meat and fish dishes.

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