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Giorgio's Italian Restaurant

131 Portland Street | Manchester Central, Manchester M1 4PY, England
+44 161 236 5544
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (78 reviews)
“cannelloni” (9 reviews)
“cheesecake” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
131 Portland Street | Manchester Central, Manchester M1 4PY, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time in Manchester for food before theatre. Arrived and staff couldn't do enough for us. Very welcoming. Food delicious . Would definitely recommend and would visit again if in area

Thank Tee-louise L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cannot recommend this place enough. Whenever I go to Manchester I have dinner at Giorgio and it has never dissapointed me. The food is delicious, prices are reasonable and the owner is very welcoming and attentive. If you are in Manchester try out their lasagna...More

2  Thank Adela92
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a shambles of a meal we had at Giorgios. We were a party of 8 and had been seated at the back of the restaurant which initially wasn’t a problem but as the night progressed this was a major issue as the staff concentrated...More

Thank louise114a
Reviewed 4 days ago

The positives the food was excellent, the wait between ordering food and being served was minimal. The food was hot and well presented. The overall experience was ruined by poor to non existent service. The restaurant was really busy, we were seated in the backroom....More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Managed to get a table for five without booking on a very busy Saturday evening. We chose from the set Menu which is very reasonably priced for the standard of food served. The set Menu was excellent in catering for two vegetarians and two very...More

1  Thank Rose C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were running seriously late for the theatre and nearly had to forgo our meal here. We ate from the main menu rather than the pre theatre deal and it was delicious. Gorgeous pizza, fabulous risotto and tasty pasta. They are a very busy restaurant...More

1  Thank swampduck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m sat in the restaurant still as I write this . I walked around deliberately for around 45 minutes just to unwind but also to find a nice place . The restaurant is really quite wonderful . The staff from the moment you enter are...More

2  Thank connacini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the positive side, the staff were friendly and only a few tables were taken, so it was nice and quiet - but the food really wasn't very good, particularly not for the prices, which I thought were pretty steep. We had chicken milanese with...More

Thank CornishGirl1954
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found Giorgio’s online via the Palace Theatre website. We booked a table online and received email and text confirmations. Despite the fact that, due to traffic issues, we were late, we were greeted, seated and served very quickly. This was a Saturday evening (6...More

2  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This is the best restaurant ever that i have been. The food is delicious and the staf very polite . Its the same restaurant as it was when my father Ilia Zeka used to work there in 2003 . Very good guys

2  Thank Pajtim Z
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Rebecca W
30 September 2018|
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Response from bea12345678 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we took children and staff were brilliant with them. Enjoy! 😀
22 July 2017|
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Response from KandM2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, don't know. I would be surprised if they didn't allow but best to ask them, of course.
Mandy R
16 January 2017|
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Sorry did not ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Portland Street | Manchester Central, Manchester M1 4PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 5544
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