Rosso Restaurant

4.5
3080 reviews
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£26 to £40
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Italian
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  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Birthdays
Welcome to Rosso Restaurant & Bar, take a seat in our 116 year old Grade II listed dining room and enjoy a delicious dish from our Al a Carte menu.

Select from favourites such as pizzas, pastas, steaks and freshly prepared fish dishes. Our kitchen is awaiting your arrival.
What 3080 People Are Saying
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OT
London
5 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As always amazing service and food best dining experiences in Manchester ❤️❤️❤️

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B
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

I requested a booth specially for my wife’s birthday which wasn’t arranged on the evening and I was only told of this on the evening.

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DW
Manchester
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Really welcoming and a great place for people watching. Service good. Food great (I had steak and friend had salad). Unfortunately my friend smashed a glass and there was mess everywhere (including other diners :(). All sorted out with good humour. Will go back... actually we are going back... 9/07/19!

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MB
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great value for money. Always a pleasure to dine here.

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J
Manchester
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and excellent service! Even got a 'happy birthday' message on my dessert which made my day!

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RP
Manchester
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 4

Very pleased overall. There was a small issue with the food but was resolved with professionalism.

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OT
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

All my food came in at the right time, enjoyed the meal and lunch menu was perfect

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K
1 review
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We travelled here from reading for my husbands 30th. We had a lovely meal. The food was delicious and my husband said it was the best steak he had ever had.
The service was exceptional and I haven’t got a bad word to say. Overall an amazing place with fantastic staff.

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OT
London
2 reviews
Dined on 8 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had an amazing lunch. Food and service were amazing. Booked this lunch for my partner's 60th birthday celebration. He loved every mouthful of food.... The desserts were had were scrumptious. Wine offer of £10 per bottle is an unbeatable offer. My steak was cooked to perfection... On leaving the restaurant we were offered free Rosso branded umbrellas to use and keep. These were a lifesaver as the Manchester weather was very wet yesterday. The umbrellas are of a strong high quality. Thank you Rosso for a wonderful lunch and the tirramassu you gave my partner as an extra birthday treat. The set lunch was amazing value.

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OT
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 7 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was delightful, and the service was lovely.

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JS
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 7 June 2019
Overall 2food 1service 5ambience 5

Restaurant stunning.. food was awful for a Italian restaurant

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TE
1 review
Dined on 5 June 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

Lovely restaurant. Tables of two sat very close together though which is a bit of a mood killer but can’t fault the service

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PH
1 review
Dined on 5 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

What a Restaurant. Have visited many times, this time for my partners Birthday. Restaurant is beautiful, food outstanding and the service and staff just fabulous. Staff even took time to present my partner with a complimentary Birthday "dessert" and a song. We live 45 miles away and will always dine here rather than locally. Looking forward to the next visit.

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A
1 review
Dined on 4 June 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

The inside decor was very nice and the service was pretty spot on including the speed of the food coming out!

Just think the seating plan could be better as they bunched us all up to one corner and the other tables we sat on were pretty close so we were sat in the middle and could hear both conversations, one table in particular were just being annoying and kept taking out loud and taking pictures with the flash constantly.

Overall I don’t think it was all that in there, the food is pretty average for the restaurant reputation and all the reviews that go along with it. I ordered the sirloin steak and it was rather bland for what you order.

Literally took us to sit down, eat and pay within 1 hour, couldn’t wait to get out the restaurant as the experience and atmosphere was a bit dead inside.

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MY
London
1 review
Dined on 4 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Just superb ! This is a restaurant at its best, from the moment we walked in the door the staff were friendly, our waitress was just superb, we had the two course lunch menu with wine, and a couple of antipasto bits, which was incredible value (total meal £56). The restaurant it’s self is stunning, I imagine when full it could be a little bit noisy, it was busy when we were there and the atmosphere was great. The food is in another league it’s up there with the best, our lunch options were from the main menu and were heavily discounted, but you’d pay full price for them they were that good. The chefs are obviously on there “a” game the produce quality was great which meant the flavours out of simple ingredients were out of this world, the presentation was good to. I don’t know why I go to other restaurants and get disappointed, I should just book Rosso and be happy ! Thank you to everyone there for a truly incredible lunch !

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D
1 review
Dined on 2 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Staff was very helpful as we were there for a friends 21st birthday. They sung happy birthday and was very accomodating

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CR
Salt Lake City
1 review
Dined on 2 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went for Sunday lunch. The set menu is excellent, as was the house wine. The staff and service were also really good.

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OT
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday meal - outstanding food!

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s
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 4food 3service 3ambience 4

Definitely good for cocktails, the food was average, chicken undercooked but edible, would not eat there again

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L
1 review
Dined on 1 June 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food. Great atmosphere. We had the lunch menu which was very well priced and the food was excellent. Great service lovely staff and the drinks were good price too. Stunning decor very clean

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DM
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Would have given a full 5 stars had there been toilet roll in the toilets. There wasn’t any in toilet I used, or the one my Mum used.
Apart from that minor issue I do love to dine at Rosso and will continue to do so!
Staff are always so pleasant and attentive.

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HB
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Just perfect off to a concert with friends so brunch set menu and £5 cocktails did the job

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AR
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Delicious food in a beautiful setting. Only gripe was that our table was inches from the next and noise level is rather high. Lunchtime deal was excellent value.

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JM
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service and food. Decor lovely. Arrived earlier than booked but not a problem. Stayed for 3 hours or more.

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MW
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 31 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing service quick & friendly food looked like a piece of art absolutely stunning

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CC
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 30 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Superb exellent staff excellent service exquisite food to say the least

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VZ
1 review
Dined on 30 May 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

Food is amazingly nice, one of the waiter was arrogant tho. When I didn't know how to pronounce the name of the food or didn't understand him his face was like Ewww

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SQ
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a fantastic dinner for a birthday. Food was wonderful; especially the prawn crostini starter. The cocktails were well made and strong. Service was excellent and were happy for us to drop the birthday cake off in advance and surprise the birthday girl. Always enjoy dinners at Rosso

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HE
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful place and lovely food. We will definitely visit again

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LM
1 review
Dined on 29 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

We came as a group of girls and it is a lovely place and amazing food. Only criticism, was that the two girls on the next table received a complimentary cocktail with a candy floss in it with their bill. When we got our bill and asked if we could have one too as they looked lovely, The waiter said it was up to the managers discretion, which seemed unfair to pick and choose.

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KC
Cheshire
1 review
Dined on 28 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Made our silver wedding anniversary very special. Highly recommended

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S
1 review
Dined on 27 May 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Great and friendly staff. Food was delicious! The decoration and furniture in the restaurant are also lovely.

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JP
Spain
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

amazing restaurant, food ambience all excellent dj in the restaurant was great too

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OT
Nottingham
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was absolutely amazing! The decor is beautiful, no expense has been spared!
Weekends they have a Dj playing some amazing tunes! The atmosphere was incredible! Would defiantly recommend!

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NW
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 1food 5service 1ambience 5

The food was very good. However we were a party of 4 and had a table booked for 7.45. We travelled up from Cardiff for the Manchester United game and due to times we were running 20 minutes late. I called at around 7.15pm to advise which they said would be fine to arrive slightly later. We arrived at around 8.10pm and was sat at the bar for over an hour. There were people who came in later with reservations however we were just sat there being told sorry it cant be helped. I appreciate the restaurant was busy and had they told me on the call that it would have meant our table would be later then it would not have been as bad. It was disappointing as we had been looking forward to this meal for months and eating so late and sat round for over an hour after our booking put a bit of a downer on out trip. The food and atmosphere was 10/10 however the service i believe has let you down. There was small issues with the wrong items coming out to our table but this was sorted when we said about it.

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KS
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

Nice food and some of the service was fab. Unfortunately a glass was smashed and some fell on to me, it was sorted out quite quickly but we didn’t receive any kind of good will gesture which was disappointing, especially from a classy establishment such as this.

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TH
Cheshire
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

Food good, drinks a tad expensive, service good, ambience excellent. Thoroughly enjoyable visit.

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RB
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Service was great. Food was great. Overall definitely a 10/10

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OT
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We went to Rosso for my boyfriend’s birthday. The staff were lovely from the moment that we walked through the door. The food was great and beautifully presented. We will be returning.

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P
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2019
Overall 3food 1service 4ambience 4

dined on sunday lunch menu so great value,fodd was all good apart from a terrible cut of lamb for 2 of our diners(almost inedible)across 2 plates almost 80% of the meat unable to cut/chew
so all in all poor/fair because as nice as the staff are,and the decor/ambience we came to eat
sorry won't be rushing back
paul kenny

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