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The Italian Job

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35-37 Station Road | Urmston, Manchester M41 9JG, England
+44 161 748 1667
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Urmston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We have been regular customers here for over ten years . We have tryed other italians all over and we honestly dont think any compare. We dont even live in urmston anymore but we still visit .

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Thank ricknick74
Manchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We have been here several times due to family booking it, it is over priced for what it delivers. Does it survive purely on the locals who can't be bothered to travel an extra 10 mins in to manchester. The place is dated, poor food and over priced. There are too many good Italians to waste your time and money... More 

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3 Thank No1UrbanRambler
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I've probably eaten in every Italian restaurant in Manchester City Centre but if I had a choice I would always go back to the Italian Job. The food is great, hearty Italian portions with home style cooking. The staff are all attentive, welcoming, friendly and chatty. They will go out of their way to ensure you are catered for. It... More 

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1 Thank Prince_Albus
Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Just a local trip for a birthday night out. The place was packed as ever and I like that. I'm pleased we booked. I had a great meal - ribs, seafood pizza and lovely house red. Followed by dessert and coffee. I really can't say more than it was all utterly lovely and we'll be back soon.

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Thank Mark S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Although we live in Urmston. This is the first time we've been to The Italian Job for years. We thought we would give it a try for a change and to be honest it was just ok. Not especially good but not at all bad. So we wouldn't go out of our way to go back but wouldn't say don't... More 

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1 Thank Thomas S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Visited on a Friday night - fully booked up but squeezed us in for a early meal.. Food fantastic - a true hearty Italian meal .. The ribs and steak amazing and kids loved their pasta and pizza - with the complimentary ice cream a lovely touch - recommend for a great meal out..

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1 Thank YSB19
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We have chosen this restaurant for New Years Eve meal and what a mistake it was! Maybe they had a bad day, I don't know, but honestly don't understand what all hype is about when people say that it's best Italian in Urmston. We asked for the bill halfway through main course and didn't even finish food. It tasted like... More 

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1 Thank LuDro30
Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Booked a table by email and found the service to be very helpful. My husband proposed to me here on Valentines day 2013. We had a very tasty three course meal and the service was perfect... always available and friendly but not overly attentive. The bill was not excessive (approx £30 each) presentation was gorgeous and we would most definately... More 

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2 Thank Stephanie F
Manchester
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Not been for a while and once again disappointed, food average , service average? Noisy , could not even talk to each other at the same table I would say very average place to eat Better places in Urmston to eat in

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3 Thank Debbzz21
Buckley, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Not been in a while and was rather disappointed, the service was very dis-jointed where we sat near the back when the waiters opened the back door the temperature plummeted. The food was average, veg for the main came to the table when the meals had 95% eaten. The waiters where friendly but that won't be enough to make us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-37 Station Road | Urmston, Manchester M41 9JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 748 1667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?