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The Old Nags Head

19 Jacksons Row, Manchester M2 5WD, England
The Old Nags Head
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went here with some friends. We just happened to walk past and we heard the music so we said we'd pop in for a quick drink and ended up staying for quite a few drinks and dances. The atmosphere was great. The music was great too. Would highly recommend it. We're definitely going to go back.

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cheshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional old pub set in a side street just off the main deansgate drag, good selection of ales and beers and decent for a hassle free drink away from the hustle and bustle of town. Freindly bar staff and reasonably priced will nip in again for a drink.

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Beverley
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Yes, this place needs refurbishment, the carpet is ancient and it smells a bit but it has character and great features.Arrived early evening and was great for us to have a couple of drinks whilst the 2 teenage children played pool and table football upstairs. Not sure what its like later!! Great photos on the wall (esp Man Utd) and... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Visited this pub on Friday 12th December,my wife and I were with two friends who were showing us around Manchester.The Old Nags Head was very busy but it had a lovely atmosphere and the old football photo's were a joy to look at and the beer was spot on as well.will be back next time we are in Manchester.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Fell on this side street pub last night out for drinks after the Christmas market, good fun pub with live entertainment (karaoke). I was with a group of work friends decided to stay even though it was packed we we having a good time until a guy came along and started to take our coats of one of the chairs... More 

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I visited the Old nags head for the first time on 29.11.14, It was very busy as the christmas markets were on. The service was very good and fast to say it was very busy, got a seat in the back, the music was very good and all in all had a good atmosphere. The things that let it down... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I used to love this pub but it has seen better days and needs some urgent attention. The main bar smells of urine and overall it's scruffy and dilapidated. It doesn't need much to get it up to a decent standard but does anyone care? It doesn't look like it. What a shame.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately Trip Advisor does not allow a score of Nil but if it did then this place would achieve it without any problem. Inside is dark and unwelcoming and you get charged Night Club prices for your drinks by the unfriendly staff. Definitely a place to avoid. TOP TIP. - If you are unfortunate enough to drink here definitely do... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

To start with, if I could give this place zero then I would do. We had arranged to go here for our works lads Xmas party and had seen the wonderful pictures on the website !! What a difference when we got there !! The downstairs bar was very dark and not very welcoming, but as the beer was ok... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

What a great place with hundreds of George Best photos and great music. Shows all United games on the tv (I'm told) and there is a discount for United fans on match days. The place is like an extension of Old Traffords Stretford End in the hours leading up to the Saturday home game I attended. This has got to... More 

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