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Manuel's Vintage Room

6 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
+1 352-375-7372
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gnocchi” (21 reviews)
“snails” (10 reviews)
“apple salad” (4 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6 S Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
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Reviewed 3 days 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 4 days ago

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 5 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This restaurant takes special care with everything they serve. The loaf of bread was exceptional, the caesar salad had just the right amount of anchovy and a background hint of cracked black pepper, the pasta sauce was amazing, the grilled vegetables were a treat, and...More

Thank Marlene K
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We ate here for another family birthday dinner. The restaurant is small and homey and the service is very attentive. The food is all extremely flavorful and well prepared. The fried calamari was the best I have had: light and crispy with a tangy tomato...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lets face it. Gainesville is not NY, Chicago...not even Austin. It is an amazing place to live but, when guests come in from out of town you want to impress in terms of places to eat, the choices are but a few. Manuel's is one...More

Thank gators2010
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

First visit Mutual birthday celebration with my wife. Very smart friendly service. Great food: perfect Caesar; delicious pine nut pesto olive oil for bread (fine mild sourdough); great mushroom/goat cheese/red onion crostini; outstanding lamb bolognese. Prices very reasonable for quality, wine list a bit pricey...More

Thank mike s
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Johanna W
Do you have steaks? Do you take reservations? We are planning a birthday celebration on Wednesday 12/14 for about 8-10 people
6 December 2016|
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I would like to get a gift certificate for my daughter and son-in-law .How do I go about this since i do not live in Gainsville? Thanks Linda Beers 7724615652 or 9548164621
6 December 2016|
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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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