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Carluccio's - Spinningfields

3 Hardman Square | Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3EB, England
+44 161 839 0623
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
3 Hardman Square | Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3EB, England
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This restaurant situated close to the Opera House theatre is ideally situated for a pre-theatre meal. The Italian menu is extensive and the food is cooked to order and served efficiently by the attentive staff. The restaurant is spacious and clean and is certainly worth...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Chris M
Gareth W, Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Chris, Thanks so much for your feedback. So happy you enjoyed your experience here with us. Next time tour down for the theatre make sure you come back and see us! Kind regards, Luke Jakeman Assistant Manager

Reviewed 15 February 2018

After ordering the food through Deliveroo I had to make a phone call to the restaurant and a modify my order (as there was no option for it online). The man I was talking to on the phone was very friendly very helpful and nothing...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 265monikad
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Monika, So happy to hear we are still delivering such high levels of service through Deliveroo! You are totally right, we should treat all deliveroo customers as if you are in our restaurant and having heard about this I could do nothing else but...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We went on an extremely cold night. The service and food were very good the only down side was even though we were sat far away from the door the walls are basically glass so even with a 9 to 10 inch gap from me...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Lesley W
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Lesley W, So sorry to hear about your experience regarding the our heating! This is something i'm going to personally investigate as when you walk in to our restaurant it should be toasty and warm. Not sure how this happened but will see what...More

Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for a Tuesday night dinner this week after work. The new re vamp of the restaurant looks great and the risotto (with extra chicken) was lovely. The staff were so enthusiastic and friendly too!More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Bradley T
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Bradley T, Here at Carluccios we appreciate all forms of feedback and its always good when its as positive as yours! The risotto is also a personal favorite of mine, so happy it was delivered to the high standards we demand. Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 3 February 2018

We went there for dinner. We had spaghetti carbonara (poor quality of ingredients and too greasy) and osobucco with safron risotto (it wasn't a risotto at all).Both desserts were also disappointing . The atmosphere is enjoyable, and the staff was great.More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank EDBE3
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Hi EDBE3, Thank you so much for your feedback, all feedback is important to us. I would personally like to thank you for the constructive comments on our Carbonara/Osobucco. As you will understand this is not how our most popular/special dishes should be served and...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Went here for the first time before going on to the theatre and what a great choice we made.If you like the buzz and tastes of an Italian restaurant you will really like it at Carluccios.Lots of stuff to choose from and it took us...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 687PatM
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Hi 687PatM, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write this review. It makes me so happy to hear such glowing feedback on our operation and that things are clearly working well! We hope to see you next time your in...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Love their food crisp and fresh with a great presentation. try sharing the platter so good. Very good disabled facilities and access. Don’t forget their shop

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 374RichardK
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Richard K, So happy you enjoyed your experience here at Carluccio's. We appreciated all feedback especially when its as positive as yours! Hopefully see you very soon. Regards, Luke Jakeman Assistant Manager

Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for a birthday lunch and were really impressed. We were shown to a table straight away and the service throughout the meal was very good. Just enough without being intrusive. The modern decor and layout worked really well. We chose from...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank mowbreck61
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Mowbreck61, Thanks so much for the feedback. Thanks so much for the feedback and so happy you enjoyed your time here! Hopefully see you very soon. Regards, Luke Jakeman Assistant Manager

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Staff in here are great very attentive and nothing's to much bother really liked that about the place. Food was enjoyable and was pretty busy when we came

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Simon S
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Simon, Thanks so much for taking the time to do this review. Feedback is so important to us here especially when as positive as yours. See you soon! Luke Jakeman Assistant Manager

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We visited as a family of 8 and enjoyed everything. The staff are friendly and attentive, some of us ate off the festivo menu and it was delicious. The children enjoyed the children's menu. The sweets were wonderful. We will definitely return!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank gcdc2015
Gareth W, General Manager at Carluccio's - Spinningfields, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Happy New year Thank you for the great feedback. We love having kids in the restaurant and love it even more when they enjoy themselves and not just for the food. Many thanks Gareth

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SuenAlanMorecambe
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Response from clivew130 | Property representative |
Hi there thanks for your question. As some of our guests have kindly responded, we have a great range of fantastic vegetarian dishes which you can find on our menu online or pop into any Restaurant to ask for details and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Hardman Square | Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 0623
  • E-mail
Description
Carluccio's in Spinningfields is located in the heart of Manchester's financial district between Deansgate and Leftbank, overlooking Hardman Square. This branch of the famous Italian café chain combines a gourmet deli with a chic white dining room that is popular for business breakfasts, working lunches, and romantic evening meals. Carluccio's has an authentic contemporary Italian ambience, and favourite items from the classic menu include Bistecca di bue con patate - 8oz, 21 day aged West Country rib eye, served with rosemary potatoes and marinated peppers and the gamberoni alla griglia - grilled king prawns marinated in chilli and lemon, served with a green salad. Carluccio's is famous for their gourmet groceries, Italian roasted coffees and fine Italian wines.
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