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6 Lapwing Lane | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2WS, England
+44 161 434 7524
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12:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had booked the restaurant for my husband's surprise 30th Birthday on Saturday 11th February 2017. As the previous reviewer has mentioned, there was absolutely no care taken for special birthdays at all, and found the service really poor. Yes, the staff were friendly, but that was about it really - unless you speak Italian, you won't get anywhere. We... More 

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Thank MJ0017
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked a surprise lunch for a 50th birthday last Friday - the place was fairly empty and the food was perfectly nice but it's the service which is average - it was clear this was a special occasion but no fuss made or anything given as a thoughtful gesture e.g chocolates with coffee or a limoncello at the end... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited a few weekends ago with the Mrs. Was considering Pizza Express but I decided I'd give this place a whirl. I think its fair to say that it wasn't a bad decision. Piccolos exceeded my expectations in terms of quality, I had some form of ragout, it was lovely. Only problem I had with the meal was not the... More 

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Thank Billy W
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I always find a great atmosphere here, the food is excellent and the staff is always very welcome and professional. I only wish it was a little closer to where I live! Highly recommend

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Thank Kamiz86
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Piccolino only in the name. Great experience, excellent servic and really amazing italian proper food. Management excellent as all the rest of the staff, from the bar to the waiting staff. Really italian atmosphere. I will back soon!!

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Thank Antonio D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a great experience I am afraid. Service was slow, waited for drinks and made repeat requests, calzone was burnt on top, another pasta dish was under cooked. Not good enough for the prices charged.

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Thank ManchesterNickW
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Saturday night, we had pre-booked a table and had a drink in the bar beforehand. The bellinis we ordered were fantastic - the peach in them tasted so fresh. Ate on the terrace which I think is one of the best bits about the restaurant - there are blankets and heaters so even in January it is lovely!... More 

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Thank Catherine B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

We've been several times and the service and food has always been of a high quality. Great menu choice and great service too. If you're looking for a good Italian, would highly recommend.

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Thank Greg A
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Disappointing food - I ordered a lasagne and it was awful. The lasagne was over cooked, the pasta itself turned to mush when cutting through it. It was more like mashed potato. Any sauce had been microwaved to death and was hardly there any more. On complaining, the waitress told me that was how it was cooked in Italy. I... More 

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Thank Richardp1806
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Myself & 3 colleagues visited on 01/12/16. Two of them had been before & said it was very good. It was 9pm & we hadn't got a reservation. After ordering a drink we waited for less than 5 minutes to be seated. 3 of us had the Fritto Misto to share for a starter. What a great choice everything tasted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Lapwing Lane | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2WS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 434 7524

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?