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Manuel's Vintage Room

6 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
+1 352-375-7372
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (22 reviews)
“snails” (11 reviews)
“apple salad” (4 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
6 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
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1 - 10 of 298 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Passing through Gainesville and found this incredible restaurant on Google. "Top Restaurants in Gainesville". The menu is varied and superb. The wait staff were attentive and always on their game. We had the added pleasure of meeting the proprietor and chef Marco Chavez. Engaging and...More

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did a stop over in Gainesville yesterday and, through Trip Advisor, found Manuel's. The reviews coupled with a verbal recommendation once we checked in convinced us to give it a try. It turned out to be one of the very best dining experiences we...More

Thank eiowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have been eating at Manuel's Vintage room for 11+ years and it's my 10 year old's favorite go-to restaurant (he loves the lobster ravioli). We love the service, the food, the wine, the atmosphere, the owner, the wait staff, the chef-...More

Thank Susannah P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband & I decided to do a quick get-away to Gainesville for our anniversary. We chose Manuel's after reading the great reviews and craving some really good Italian food. The menu offers many good options to choose from, and there were even more tempting...More

Thank CheeMama
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An intimate setting of 15 tables makes for a nice evening except when all the tables are full and the staff is overwhelmed. The menu is classic Italian with many options. The meal was well prepared and delicious. Wine list is extensive albeit a little...More

Thank James71542
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This is a small room restaurant in downtown Gainesville, owned by a long-time restauranteur from Detroit, which delivers an excellent IT experience. The service is good; the food is beyond excellent. We started with the snails (phenomenal, best I've ever tasted) and the pear purses...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is the premiere Italian restaurant in North Central Florida, the best restaurant in Ganisvilee and the perfect date night. Manuel has created an atmosphere, menu and experience that is unmatched in a college town.

Thank Brent R
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Great dinner and wonderful ambiance. Dylan was our server and did a great job. Excellent wine selection and wonderful entrees. Large portions which were enjoyed, but save room for the Tiramisu.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A special experience. Met daughter for dinner and picked from TA. Owner there, nice guy. Food and service was outstanding. The pear pieces were outstanding. My veal dish was amazing, My wife loved her gnochhi and daughter her grouper. Waitress was knowledgable. I live 185...More

Thank bradnor
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My family and I dined at Manuel's last week for dinner. There were 3 of us. We sat at a table along the side of the dining room away from the steady flow of traffic. We really liked that location. Our waiter Dylan was the...More

Thank Annietexas12
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Will you be open on Christmas? If so will you have a special menu and/or regular available? Hours?
2 December 2016|
Response from Christine M | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend calling the restaurant to find out if they're open on Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-375-7372
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