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La Bandera

2 Ridgefield, Manchester M2 6EQ, England
+44 161 833 9019
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (264 reviews)
“pigs cheeks” (35 reviews)
“octopus” (46 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Ridgefield, Manchester M2 6EQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent service by Edd. Nothing is too much trouble. The food was served promptly and piping hot. Thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Sherpa629925
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went for a couple's night out and for some tapas. We found this place and was quite amazed at the level of quality in both food and service. Salvador served us for the evening and he brought compassion and professionalism to the meal. He...More

Thank ellstro95
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here without knowing much about the restaurant. It was amazing! The food was delicious and the service was the best I have ever received in a Manchester restaurant. Lorena our server was super friendly and informative, yet her service was discreet and unobtrusive....More

Thank Meander49292443140
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went here with my partner on a bit of a whim, we arrived to a having a drink at the bar as our table became available our coats were taken away and drinks brought over to us. Our server Lorena gave us some great...More

1  Thank 479camerone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked this restaurant on my phone after reading other reviews, and I wasn’t disappointed. The food was absolutely wonderful and the service was excellent and well paced. I don’t think I could fault anything about my first visit and will definitely come back and...More

Thank W8359DTdavidr
Reviewed 1 week ago

With just being in Manchester for one night we choose this restaurant from previous feedback and went straight for the tasting menu and flight of wines. Courses were small but intense and well matched with wine from the region finished with a pedro ximenez 1927...More

Thank mdp1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this place after reading reviews online and we were not disappointed. The staff were super friendly and were able to find us a table even though we didn’t have reservation. During the wait I had an amazing rum cocktail definitely worth it. For the...More

Thank Ashmeet W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve been a couple of times now and had a really good experience both times (we’d have been more but don’t live in Manchester!). The food is superb and the table staff are friendly and well informed. Its a small restaurant but that helps create...More

1  Thank Miketpeter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went yesterday to the restaurant for a special occasion, my birthday. What a wonderful election we made! The restaurant it’s cozy and charming. We took some tapas (pig cheeks, squid croquettes, pork ribs, chicken fillets...). Everything was superb and tasty! Some of them are...More

1  Thank Inspire42861739935
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this nice restaurant last Tuesday for first time and it was a really nice experience. Cozy and welcoming, food was absolutely delicious and well presented. The service was incredible. Our waitress, was so attentive and friendly as well. Thanks for the excellent service...More

Thank ATheo21
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September 20, 2017|
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Response from RachelRaven | Reviewed this property |
Two hours, I'd say.
July 11, 2017|
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Response from Doris d | Reviewed this property |
I love both these places. Both have great lunch deals. I would agree that La Bandera has a more modern twist based on Canaries dishes and La Vina has a less pricey wine offering and more casual feel.
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Joanna K | Reviewed this property |
its a good walk but worth it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ridgefield, Manchester M2 6EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 833 9019
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Authentic Spanish cuisine in Manchester city centre.
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