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Portland Street Restaurant & Bar

Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
0161 228 3400
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Ranked #349 of 1,763 Restaurants in Manchester
Price range: $47 - $78
Cuisines: British
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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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English first
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

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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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Excellent value for money with good quality food and good choice. Staff were well presented and attentive but not overly.

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Manchester
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

Service was terrible food was awful steak was literally inedible and so rare it was bleeding never eat here

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

we had a great time at this restaurant and hope to be back again soon with friends. the staff is friendly and the food is excellent, the location is good. we will be back, and suggest other travelers to do the same.

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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

Food arrived it was hot, however, they way it was served was quite weird. Haddock and chips arrived on a wooden board, which held small dish of mushy peas and another of tartar sauce. Fish and chips were held in what looked liked a small rectangle chip frying basket, very hard to eat the food. We complained about the water... More 

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Additional Information about Portland Street Restaurant & Bar

Address: Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
Phone Number: 0161 228 3400
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
Average Prices: USD 47 - 78
Cuisine: British

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