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The best Italian restaurants in Manchester.


Dylan Mitchell

Cibo Italian Restaurant Manchester

If you’re looking for a spot to eat in Manchester but haven’t got a clue where to start, you’ve come to the right place! At tastecard, we’ve picked out the best Italian restaurants in Manchester so you can enjoy some marvellous Mediterranean cuisine. Check out our list below!

Four of the best Italian restaurants in Manchester.

If you’re on the lookout for Manchester restaurant deals at fabulous Italian establishments, then look no further than these six restaurants!

  • Italiana Fifty Five

  • Bella Italia

  • Capri’s

  • ASK Italian

  • Prezzo

Italiana Fifty Five.

Cibo Manchester flamed pasta

Located in the Deansgate area of Manchester, Italiana Fifty Five (previously named Cibo) is a delightful Italian restaurant that offers up all the charm associated with the Mediterranean country. The eatery is sat on the doorstep of the Science and Industry Museum as well as the Manchester Opera House, the Bridgewater Hall and the Great Northern cinema complex, making it a fabulous place to visit. 

Fine Italian cuisine can be expected at Italiana Fifty Five, which makes for one of the best spots for eating out in Manchester. There’s an array of pizza and pasta to choose from, plus a wealth of meat and fish-based alternatives for those in search of something a little different.

With tastecard, you can get 2 for 1 on starters, mains, and desserts at Italiana Fifty Five from Sunday to Thursday.

Bella Italia.

Bella Italia pasta

Even though they’re a popular chain restaurant, Bella Italia can still deliver passionate Italian food you’ll love.

If you’re looking for a delicious Mediterranean meal, you’ll find that Bella Italia on Salford Quays is one of the best Italian restaurants (just outside of) Manchester.

You can get 2 for 1 on Sundays to Thursdays with a tastecard membership at Bella Italia.


Capri Italian Manchester

Capri's in Manchester is a vibrant and popular Italian restaurant nestled in the heart of the city. With its warm and inviting atmosphere, Capri's captures the essence of Italian dining, offering a delightful blend of authentic flavours and modern culinary creations. The restaurant boasts an extensive menu featuring a variety of traditional pasta dishes, wood-fired pizzas, and delectable seafood options, all prepared with the finest ingredients and meticulous attention to detail. The friendly and attentive staff ensures a memorable dining experience, while the stylish decor and cosy seating make it an ideal destination for both intimate meals and larger gatherings.

You can get 25% off your total bill on Sundays to Fridays at Capri’s.

ASK Italian.

ASK Italian - one of the best Italian restaurants in Manchester - is a family of 65 restaurants across the UK. It’s a place to drop in for a bite of delicious Italian food with the family, partner or friends. The menu is as diverse as the people who walk through their doors. From aperitifs to desserts, you can choose from a selection of great Italian classics with a few surprises.

ASK offers 2 for 1 off all food on Sundays to Thursdays to those with a tastecard membership.


At Prezzo, you can choose from a wide range of delicious Italian foods but also opt for a healthier version if you’re feeling it. Whether you want to try vegan versions of their classics or add vegan toppings to your favourite pizzas, head to Prezzo for feel-good, plant-based deliciousness!

Get 2 for 1 on your food at Prezzo all day on Sundays to Thursdays.

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