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44 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3WD, England
+44 161 244 5222
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (22 reviews)
“tiramisu” (11 reviews)
“pate” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
44 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3WD, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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1  Thank MartinBrophy
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I went to villaggio with some friends, assuming it was Italian I expected rich tasty food and a lot of variety. What I got was bland tasteless food, very little variety and way over priced for what it was. Granted it was all cooked well...More

Thank lucy20177
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Usually we choose this restaurant for its unbeatable £12/£15 set meals, but this time was a wallet busting special occasion so we thought it worth a try! 3 of us were greeted by the very friendly staff last Sunday evening & given a table on...More

Thank Davidwalterdavies
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on a busy Saturday night and were lucky to get a table. Despite this the service was great and the food was inexpensive and very nice. A previous reviewer mentioned the meatballs, 100% agree, they were superb.

Thank ell33
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I visited Villagio with friends last Saturday. There is a huge menu to choose from (do try the meat balls) and the set menu is great value. Friendly staff serve in this laid back eatery that has a real mix of clients. The food was...More

Thank dlock18788
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I visited Villaggio last Monday evening, unfortunately I didn't like the experience. The food was pretty average, my tortellini were 'floating' in an excessive amount of cheese sauce, the calamari for starter were ok, but the portion was very small, there was too much sauce...More

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We went here with friends as part of a birthday night out. We were met by very helpful staff and shown to a table on the lower floor. We chose the set dinner menu and were very surprised by the quality and quantity of the...More

Thank stephens473
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous food cooked from scratch. We were only ones in restaurant for quite a while no I would imagine due to the time the full complement of evening staff had yet to arrive, so service was quite slow but we weren't in a rush. Great...More

Thank Deaco
Reviewed 23 January 2017

One of the best places to eat on Canal Street. The staff are wonderful, the food is amazing and the whole place is excellent! Thank you all for looking after me and my friends and family when we come to eat here.

Thank shimmerykitty
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We thought the food was average, nothing special but not the worse food we have had. The staff were nice, friendly and attentive. We felt comfortable there and the atmosphere was great! I would return but not too sure my partner would be keen on...More

Thank Lucy H
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Ken B
No question just to praise Mary and staff who always make one so welcome.
6 June 2015|
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Response from Ken B | Reviewed this property |
I agree with David - Villaggio is always consistent and rewarding. Hope to be back soon. Ken
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3WD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 244 5222
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