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) #167 of 278 Restaurants in Salford $$ - $$$ Italian
17 Trafford Road, Salford M5 3AW, England
+44 161 876 5305
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Nov 29, 2015
“Service, What Service...”
Nov 17, 2015
“Dinner for two”
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$$ - $$$
17 Trafford Road, Salford M5 3AW, England
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Reviewed November 29, 2015

Booked a table midweek for four people, 6.30pm. On arrival at 6.25pm we made it clear we would like our food quickly if possible, 35 mins later we had to start asking for some service, where is our food etc etc. All in all, this...More

Thank Jacmac00
Reviewed November 17, 2015

We were staying at the Ramada Hotel so decided to try the restaurant. It has recently changed from an Italian restaurant to a mainly British food . Gammon & fish & chips were our choices. Large portions hot & tasty food . Very friendly staff...More

Thank Vfwoody30
Reviewed July 18, 2015

some of the food choices were a bit odd - eg the melon / cheese / rocket salad. portions were reasonable, menu of day gives reasonable selection, but it's fixed, ie always the same!

Thank JMW050
Reviewed May 21, 2015

Not much choice of food if you are on half board, it would of been better if we could of choose from the other menu and paid the difference but never got the choice offered to us

Thank Julie19672014
Reviewed March 31, 2015

the service was good and the staff seemed eager to please. I had meat balls as a starter and then a pizza. Both were okay came in at around £26.00 with a large glass of wine.

Thank jaxw
Reviewed March 14, 2015

This was a very nice hotel restaurant with a bistro style menu and good wine list. The staff were very helpful. Do try the potted mackerel for a starter it was delicious!

Thank Beverley B
Reviewed March 10, 2015

Poor service lack of choice on the menu,different menu to the one offered on the website and in the room

Thank alan p
Reviewed October 5, 2014

I tend to have low expectations when I go out for Italian food as being Italian myself makes me rather bias. However, the fact this restaurant tries to pass itself off as Italian is just shocking. I ordered the garlic pizza bread, which was a...More

1  Thank Gabriella D
Reviewed October 1, 2014

Eating in hotels can bring much pleasure or end in grief. In France you should always have a good reason for NOT eating in the hotel. In Italy, in modern business hotels, the experience can be somewhat cheerless, with singletons poised over their laptops and...More

Thank welshdragon63
Reviewed September 14, 2014

From my, albeit limited, experience of this place, I would definitely recommend it if you happen to be in that area of Manchester (although why you'd want to be in that area of Manchester is a different question). It doesn't purport to be fancy -...More

Thank GJA-1955
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Trafford Road, Salford M5 3AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Salford
  • Phone Number: +44 161 876 5305
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With its contemporary, bright and comfortable surroundings within the Ramada Manchester Hotel in Salford Quays, Stresa is an ideal dining venue whether you want to impress your business partner or simply like to enjoy some time with friends. The Italian menu and superb wine list are the hallmarks of Stresa and highlight a commitment to serving high quality locally sourced food and drink, with everything prepared to the finest standards by the skilled and dedicated kitchen team. Stresa is open all day for meals, light snacks or just a great cup of Illy coffee. Should you wish to make a slight variation to any dish or suffer from any food allergies, just ask the waiter / waitress and the team will endeavour to offer an alternative. Stresa also avoids the use of GM modified food, so you be rest assured that your meal here will be nothing less than wholesome.