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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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Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

All the girls from our office went for a meal. We had the early bird offer, which is fabulous value for money. I had camembert for starters. This was a huge portion with two wedges of cheese, cranberry and salad. It was delicious. I had the Dolce Vita pizza for main course. Again this was a large portion, very good... More 

Thank Jane C
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Food, drinks and service were nothing to write home about just all mediocre really. Not that impressed

Thank ness885081
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went to Il Veccio with another couple for an evening out. It's a little dated in decor, cramped and noisy. If not choosing pizza the portions are a little on the small side. I had a pasta dish and was surprised there was so little of it. It's ok, just not my sort of place but everybody's different!

2 Thank Kay W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely meal Fresh and tasty Nice atmosphere Friendly staff I will go again! We all enjoyed every bite and can't wait to go again It's great to have yummy food into it doorstep

Thank Kitty N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to this restaurant a few times and always enjoyed it. The steaks are really good and I've also tried their pasta and pizzas which are both good. Nice Italian food with reasonable prices and friendly staff. The interior is very nice (much classier then when it was the navigation pub)

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal once again at this local restaurant last night with my dear friend. Good friendly service with a lemon liquor to finish. Many thanks to all.

Thank VisionManchester
Heywood, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and courteous staff, would highly recommend. The only problem is parking as spaces are limited but in all, very impressed

1 Thank shellkm
Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After moving to Heywood last year this has quickly become my favourite local restaurant. There is a little bar area with stools and reasonable priced drinks, and then a larger seating area with clean tables, white table cloths and comfy high backed chairs. The service is always good, prompt and friendly. I would recommend the sea food and the pasta-... More 

1 Thank Bethany T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have recently starting dining here again and have been pleased with the offering in terms of food and atmosphere. The food is reasonably authentic, with the Earlybird menu being a real crowd-pleaser. I've already recommended the restaurant to friends and family. It seems to be very popular so I would suggest booking, especially for the Earlybird. My only criticism... More 

Thank Timelytraveller5
Manchester , England
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had stopped visiting this restaurant after the original owner sold it, as the standards dropped. I visited again on Tuesday after hearing good things since new owners took over. I was very pleased. The head waiter needs to impose himself a bit more but otherwise the service was very good. It has a family feel to it. The food... More 

Thank NickDerb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $22
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
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?