Salvi's Mozzarella Bar

4.5
995 Reviews
£25 and under
Italian
Our original Italian Mozzarella Bar based at the Corn Exchange.

Here you’ll find an authentic Italian Deli serving the very best produce from Naples and beyond, as well as an apperitivo bar, plus a restaurant downstairs!
Visit us for a glass of prosecco and some beautiful Italian nibbles (including our famous mozzarella boards) or a full dining experience!

Offers

  • 40% off all food every Sunday-Thursday!

    Jan 9 - Jan 31, 2022

    Wanting to enjoy a restaurant cooked meal to try and diminish those January blues but left yourself skint after all your Christmas and New Years spending? Then please enjoy an extra 40% off all food every single week from Sunday-Thursday in January on us! Bellissimo! T&C's: Max group of 6 people Food only Only available Sunday-Thursday

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 995 people are saying
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Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
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KeithH
Manchester
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent as always. Pizza best you can get. See you again very soon.

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Skippy
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The restaurant was cosy and relaxed, the service was exemplary, and the food excellent. We were a party of 7 and we felt comfortable and well-looked after. The service was attentive, but not intrusive. The sharing platters that we had as a starter were very good, but we were probably a little greedy and were unable to finish our delicious pasta course. The pasta was cooked just right and the sauces were rich and savoury without being too salty. Our left-overs were far too good to waste, and the staff kindly and efficiently took each unfinished plate and returned with lovely recyclable takeaway pots. No fuss.
We had a very nice bottle of Prosecco to toast our occasion and a really good bottle of Primitivo. I cannot comment on the desserts as we were too full, but the espresso Martinis were very good, not over-sweet.
(We reheated the pasta for lunch the next day and it was still very good.)

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EmmaD
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

food was amazing & the staff were lovely. great atmosphere too.

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KarenO
Manchester
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant we will definately go bk,the service,the food and the place has a grt feel to it. Think it used to be sound nightclub years ago so a bit of nostagia aswell. Thankyou

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StevenD
Manchester
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great little restaurant with great ambiance the food was excellent and very well priced would highly recommended

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MimLoren
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall4food3service1ambience4

Food was alright, service wasn't very good. Overall ok. Love the deli on the ground flor thought

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LisaB
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic food service and ambiance will definitely be going back!

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frankJ
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

easy to book although no menu on website which would be useful. great service when there, shown to table straight away, table and menus ready and gave us time to chose food and drinks. food was delicious, decent choice and portions just right. good wine, good coffee afterwards, would definitely go again.

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on January 14, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Graduation

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DuncanW
Manchester
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2022
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Lovely food. Quite simple food but very tasty. Felt authentic Italian. Portion sizes just right and managed a pudding which was exquisite. Very good service. Nice environment. Enjoyed very much and can't fault it.

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NikkiP
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on January 13, 2022
Overall3food3service5ambience4

A quaint little restaurant which made the atmosphere rather cosy. Unfortunately, some of my pizza was a little burnt and I had to eat around it. I probably should have asked for another one but I just didn't get a chance to, although service was good. However, I would probably come here again to try their pastas. My friend ordered a clam one which looked fantastic and they cleared their entire plate.

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MBLL
Manchester
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2022
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Friendly service and food came out quickly. Would recommend the calamari e zucchine and pasta mare in particular.

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StephanieS
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food the best Italian food I’ve ever eaten, really generous food portions, just perfect, highly recommend to anyone who loves Italian food, the calamari and sea food spaghetti was perfect

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ChloeW
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2022
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Lovely meal for my boyfriends graduation, food lovely and brilliant value and lovely venue too.

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Ropo
Manchester
1 review
Dined on January 10, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, good service and lovely ambiance. Great for all dining occasions.

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McKenzie91
Surrey
3 reviews
Dined on January 9, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and great service - highly recommended.

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HelenM
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2022
Overall4food5service5ambience3

The food and service was fabulous and our waitress was very attentive. I would highly recommend the lobster ravioli!
The only complaint we have is that the chairs we were sat at were not at all comfortable especially for my bad back. There were other chairs in the restaurant but not available at the time of our booking.

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MollyW
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always go to salvis when in town, best Italian restaurant in Manchester. Always great service and great hosts

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food4service5ambience3

Visited mid afternoon on the Monday afternoon new year, so a little on the quiet side with not too many customers.
The service was excellent and very attentive.
The team even took the time out to sing happy birthday to my twenty something daughter.
The food was excellent, apart maybe from the ribeye steak which I would say was overpriced at £24.00.
Overall a very enjoyable experience.
Would we come back? Most definitely.
Thank you Salvi’s

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on January 3, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Love Salvi’s been a couple of times now. Always a lovely visit, amazing food and lovely staff.

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on January 2, 2022
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The staff were lovely and the food was amazing!

The Cannoli was one of the best I have had.

I look forward to eating at Salvi’s again.

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely incredible! The lobster tagliatelle was to die for and the best dish I’ve had in my life. Wow - will 100% be coming back and hope this dish stays on the menu. The staff were warm and welcoming even giving us complimentary shots. Thanks so much for stunning food and a lovely evening. Also the house white wine is perfect!!

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PaulH
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall3food5service3ambience2

Food here is excellent..its been some that we have been to this restaurant due to covid..noticed now that a service charge of 10% ' is just added and not at the customer discretion.

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WendyJ
Yorkshire
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food, great service.
The house red wine is delicious.

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ChloeH
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on December 29, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience5

Best pasta in Manchester 🤩🤩🤩

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PaulM
Malta
1 review
Dined on December 29, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic restaurant. The food was superb, and not what you see in the typical chain restaurants. Everyone was Italian and you could feel that in every part of the experience. Can’t wait to go back

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Superb food, always a warm welcome and great service

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The place looks absolutely gorgeous. The food was perfect. Staff were lovely.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on December 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The staff can't do enough for you, perfect service so glad we had out Christmas meal here, we will certainly be back

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LilyP
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on December 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and friendly service. Lovely decor too.

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Jack
1 review
Dined on December 22, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Incredible food, in a really nice space, and really nice staff. Great experience.

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LouiseA
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on December 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service both excellent. Would definitely recommend

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DesD
Manchester
1 review
Dined on December 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Always spot on, real italian food. Our favourite Italian restaurant.

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AbbyC
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on December 18, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely waiting staff, great food. Definitely going back.

Toilets needed a revamp. Toilet seats broken and taps twisting round which seemed to make the place seem old and need some TLC.

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Lizzie
1 review
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall4food5service4ambience4

A beautiful meal I had the risotto and would definitely recommend it. We will be going again

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KathrynG
Manchester
3 reviews
Dined on December 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful food and very friendly servers. How have I not been here before?

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CharlotteH
Manchester
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Menu appeared to have changed from the last time we visited and there wasn’t much choice but what we had was delicious. Also not as busy as in the past but understandable given current covid climate. Very clean, all staff had masks on

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Donnag
London
43 reviews
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Cosy authentlc restaurant I heart of Manchester. Good food & wine. Menu good pizza excellent

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CaroleM
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was a well presented delicious meal both the mozzarella starter and pasta main were a very high standard- both in looks and taste. Very pleasant staff.

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helenar
1 review
Dined on December 16, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience2

tables too close together obviously short staffed menu very basic

FAQs

Salvi's Mozzarella Bar does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo.

Salvi's Mozzarella Bar is rated 4.5 stars by 995 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.