Your Perfect Space for Celebrating in the Heart of Manchester City Centre

Are you searching for an authentic Italian dining experience combined with a vibrant and versatile space for your special occasions? Look no further than Piccolo, the newest addition to the celebrated Piccolino family. Nestled on the mezzanine level in Next, Arndale Centre, our restaurant offers a prime location in the heart of Manchester city centre, just a stone’s throw away from the Manchester Arena and Manchester Victoria train station.

At Piccolo, we pride ourselves on providing a unique space that caters to all types of celebrations and events. Whether you’re planning a bridal party, hen do, stag do, baby shower, birthday celebration, corporate team-building event, or networking gathering, our beautifully decorated venue is designed to transport you to the elegant cosmopolitan cities of Italy. Our goal is to create an inviting and memorable atmosphere where you can celebrate life’s special moments in style.

One of the highlights of Piccolo is our free-standing 360 bar, which is truly one-of-a-kind in Manchester. Step up and immerse yourself in the world of refreshing spritz and other delightful beverages. It’s the perfect spot to relax and unwind after a day of shopping or to kick-start your evening before attending a thrilling concert. Our large bar area isn’t complete without our skilful bar team who host interactive cocktail masterclasses for your pleasure. These events are perfect for large parties and celebrations as something special. You can read more about our cocktail masterclasses and other experiences here.

Of course, no Italian experience would be complete without savouring authentic Napolitana pizza. Each pizza is prepared and cooked in our open pizza oven with the utmost care, using traditional techniques and high-quality ingredients. From classic Margherita to innovative flavour combinations, our pizzas are crafted to take your taste buds on a journey through the streets of Naples. With both the bar and kitchen being the centre of attention, no matter which table you’re enjoying your experience at, it’s the best seat in the house as you can fully immerse yourself in the culinary atmosphere.

Piccolo’s versatile layout and stylish interior make it the perfect venue for both intimate gatherings and larger groups. We understand that each celebration is unique, and our dedicated team is here to ensure every detail is tailored to perfection. Your satisfaction is our priority, and we strive to create unforgettable memories for you and your guests.

Join us at Piccolo, where the flavours of Italy meet the vibrant energy of Manchester. Step into our sophisticated and classic Italian oasis and experience the true essence of Italian cuisine and hospitality. Book your reservation today and let us take care of your celebration, ensuring a truly remarkable experience.

About Piccolo:

Piccolo is the sister brand of Piccolino, a well-established and beloved Italian restaurant brand across the country. Our location on the mezzanine level in Next, Arndale Centre offers a convenient and accessible spot in the heart of Manchester city centre. With our sophisticated Italian decor, authentic Neapolitan pizza, and unique 360 bar, Piccolo promises a memorable dining experience for all.

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