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Portland Street Restaurant & Bar

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Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
0161 228 3400
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Description: At the Portland Hotel - Thistle Manchester, the Portland Street Restaurant...
At the Portland Hotel - Thistle Manchester, the Portland Street Restaurant presents a popular blend of modern European and classic British dishes. The Portland Bar is relaxed and informal, and live major sporting events are shown on the large screen. A large wine cellar reveals an array of classic and New World wines to complement your meal.
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Families with children

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fantastic Food & Service.

We had a great meal @ the Portland street restaurant. It was our 10th Anniversary. Really good atmosphere. Prices were very reasonable. Staff were very attentive (especially Marcus the restaurant manager). Will definitely return to the Portland in the coming weeks. Thanks for making it a memorable... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We had a great meal @ the Portland street restaurant. It was our 10th Anniversary. Really good atmosphere. Prices were very reasonable. Staff were very attentive (especially Marcus the restaurant manager). Will definitely return to the Portland in the coming weeks. Thanks for making it a memorable evening....

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Restaurant was awesome Paula,Kyriaki Martina and Silvia they are awesome even thought restaurant was quite food was nice if i am after a nice a meal at a posh Restaurant i will always come here 5 you will always get 5 star waiter service thank you for evrything

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I put some words about the meal in the write up on the hotel. I was quite impressed with my supper that I had, I did find something not right and the management team took immediate action to put it right and their response was well worthy of great praise. The team that work there are most pleasant and helpful,... More 

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Nottinghamshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

as i said in the hotel review a very good restaurant & bar with good food ,wine and great staff. Try the Ham hock terrine the taste is super.

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Cheshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Brilliant, a must for anyone visiting Manchester and a welcoming treat for the weary shoppers. Treated my in-laws today and they just could not praise it enough.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Restaurant is fine for food on the move when you are travelling the menu is quite extensive but for me there is so much to explore in cities especially one with so many great restaurants When I've eaten here the food has always been prepared and presented well its not a fine dining experience and it doesn't portay itself... More 

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Dorset
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Only Had breakfast here as guest Hotel there was lots of choice, staff were very attentive. Well laid out and very clean.

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West Yorkshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Excellent.Booked a dinner bed and breakfast package.Food choice excellent and the quality of the food was superb.Just a shame that there is no outside space in the Hotel to enjoy the lovely weather that we had on the weekend of our stay.

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Manchester
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Visited Portland street restraint and bar had a good experience Lovely restaurant service great would defiantly go again!!

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Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We were very tired from a long day so decided to eat in the hotel. We didn't want to walk again or wait a long time for food. We were seated very quickly & food order taken like we requested. The Food was lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 0161 228 3400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 45 - 75
  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

At the Portland Hotel - Thistle Manchester, the Portland Street Restaurant presents a popular blend of modern European and classic British dishes. The Portland Bar is relaxed and informal, and live major sporting events are shown on the large screen. A large wine cellar reveals an array of classic and New World wines to complement your meal.

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