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Il Vecchio

141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
+44 1706 365561
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (31 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“penne” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
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1 - 10 of 371 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked quite late on a Saturday evening and was pleasantly surprised to get a table for 8.30.On arrival good buzz about the place. Table ready within 10min.Friendly service.Drinks and menu at hand.Food ordered and well presented when served.We both loved the food. Excellent service,good atmosphere...More

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant since Eldi took it over. The food is first class every single time you visit. (and we go at least twice a month) The staff are all very professional but friendly and seem to genuinely care in making your night...More

4  Thank AndreNLeanne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last night, just the 2 of us, last minute booking. Was very busy and the table we were seated at weren’t the best as near the gents and kitchen area so busy with people constantly going past however we could let this go as...More

2  Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our third time back to this restaurant since December. We had given it a wide berth after too many bad meals from years ago. Pleased to hear it's now under new management- of 2 years plus. The staff are brilliant with the children...More

2  Thank S M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!!!!! The food was exceptional especially as it was early bird, the quality and quantity was fab. They were fully booked, yet had time for each table, they were so professional yet so welcoming and ensured each table was equally important to them. We will...More

2  Thank Beverley K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went tonight awful.starter fine.main meal steak full of fat when i told waiter all he said was but was the rest ok.will never go again.ps wifes steak the same.

3  Thank rayworrall60
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Not our first visit here and it won’t be the last one. Made a booking in advance as usual and greeted well on arrival. Everything else quite simply is fantastic, the service, food and atmosphere makes it an enjoyable family restaurant.

2  Thank Peter R
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Had a very good meal at I'll vecchio. Used to go frequently when Mario owned it but not as good after he left. Gave it another try last night and had the early bird menu. Good choices and three courses for 15.45. Food was tasty...More

4  Thank Judith L
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Very pleasant surroundings - though tables just a little too close together for comfort. Excellent welcome ,service prompt and professional. Good hot food - the ribs starter were really tasty. I had risotto and my friend a pasta with bacon and chillies, then dessert and...More

2  Thank Blukit
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Popped in for a birthday tea for my friend tonight. Genuinely nice staff, nothing too much trouble. Food amazing and very good value. Highly recommended

1  Thank Den81
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Questions & Answers
February 21, 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Effoffeff |
The original Mario now runs La Scala on Oldham Road,Rochdale
February 21, 2015|
Response from Effoffeff |
Yes ,it really was ,he is just the same as ever,a bit cheeky!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $23
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Rochdale  >  Heywood
  • Phone Number: +44 1706 365561
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