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Il Vecchio

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141 Manchester Street, Heywood, Rochdale OL10 1NL, England
+44 1706 365561
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited with my daughter, work colleague and his son.Full ! It looked like an hours wait, luckily they managed to squeeze us in , fantastic . We all went for pasta main courses and decided against starters. Delicious and generous portions . Great bottle of house red . Lovely house salad with some additional goats cheese . Service was top... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the restaurant with friends and were very impressed. The restaurant is very welcoming with a relaxed atmosphere. The staff were friendly and the service was good. We ordered off the early bird menu which is fantastic value, check their website for details. They offer a large menu which includes being able to pick any pizza or pasta off... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've visited here twice recently with my husband. The food is fabulous, so fresh, tasty and there is lots of it! The restaurant itself is great for a couples meal out, friends or family. The atmosphere is great and waiting staff are so friendly and nothing appears to be any bother. Much better than any of the other local Italian... More 

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1 Thank Lynne A
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I were looking for an Italian restaurant for a nice meal without our kids. I am pleased we came to Il Vecchio. We were greeted politely on arrival, shown to our table, and shown the specials board directly. I chose the Funghi al Aglio to start with, my wife had chicken skewer. Both were delicious. My wife... More 

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1 Thank Rich-No-Ski
Greater Manchester
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our favourite restaurants in the past, though not so after a number of changes of proprietors. However, we have been a few times lately and are very happy to report that it's back to being great. Fab varied menu with lots of choices to satisfy the fussiest of diners. Everything we've tried so far has been delicious and... More 

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2 Thank Barbara G
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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tonight myself and my 2 sisters went to this restaurant where we have been before and enjoyed. Tonight was totally different, the gentleman in charge was obviously in a bad mood and displayed it all night. We were left for a long time before being asked what we wanted to order!! When we did 2 of us ordered a garlic... More 

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1 Thank Kim P
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have ordered take away from here and also sat in. Both times, the food has been great with great service and lovely staff. It is always busy here, so I would recommend booking beforehand.

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2 Thank lottywillt
Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here for my daughters birthday celebration,we were asked to pay a deposit of £5 per person because we wanted a table for 10, the food is lovely, especially the steaks. the only problem we had was the waiter was very awkward about us paying separately for our drinks, he was very arrogant, and said it was not possible to... More 

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2 Thank amanda K
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit back after the change of owners, we went on Friday evening for the early bird option (£13.95 for 3 courses) there is a very good choice of starters and mains and a couple of choices for your sweet,the food we had was excellent and plentiful and the staff where all very pleasant and attentive we... More 

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3 Thank John M
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111 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my girls and 2 of their friends out for a girls night ( kids 13 & 9). The staff were brilliant with them, the food was stunning as always. We all had garlic bread, myself & the elder girls had starters & mains. The little ones has mains ( but not children's mains). We all had 3 drinks... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $22
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?