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knott bar

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Fish & Chips, European, British
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castle street, Manchester, England
Today
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Outdoor Seating

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great atmosphere

We were a large group out celebrating a 40th birthday. We had drinks and food and enjoyed the lively atmosphere which was impressive considering it was a very cold Saturday night in January. The staff were friendly. Mostly the food came out quickly without problems which was impressive given it was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
Debs1178
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Gioiosa Marea, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Been there for lunch, food is average quality, the atmosphere is nothing special, toilet should be improved. Nothing special that worth the visit neither a place to avoid.

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manchester
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

used to really like it in here, but its getting too expensive, had a recent trip for Sunday lunch to find a lady working on the bar who barely smiles and seems to get frustrated if you spend more than a few seconds deciding what you would like(from the large range of drinks on offer). i felt like saying "what... More 

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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We were a large group out celebrating a 40th birthday. We had drinks and food and enjoyed the lively atmosphere which was impressive considering it was a very cold Saturday night in January. The staff were friendly. Mostly the food came out quickly without problems which was impressive given it was pub food rather than a sit down restaurant and... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Visited the Knott on a saturday evening well worth the walk. Had a varied selection of both craft and draft beers on offer. My Oakham Green Devil ipa was top notch, my wife's Trappist porter was the same. The staff were friendly and generous with giving samples of the beer. Although we did not at the food looked very good.... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Massively busy, but our table was ready and waiting......service with a smile and wonderful turkey and trimmings.....just about perfect......thanks to all!

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Manchester
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I enjoy visiting this pub, it's in a great location, with a good variety of beers and ales, the sunday roast was perfect, I reccomend it!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
166 reviews 166 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Sit in this great bar listen to the trains rumble overhead.Then think how many trains you can miss while sampling the superb beers here.Oh missed the 1614 never mind there's always the 1714 the 1814 or the last train.Good choice of real ale real cider plus craft keg beers and whatever is your tipple of choice.Decent food too and a... More 

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manchester
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242 restaurant reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Serving a variety of real ale with pretty good food - I am told - is proving to be a hit. Often packed at weekends - standing room only - when it is quiet (midweek), it is a lovely place to chill out with a newpaper. Well-recommended.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Had the lamb burger with goats cheese, the missus had the steak and mushroom pie, both were excellent, you will not leave hungry. The beer is worth a look at with an interesting collection on offer

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Had the nachos they were out of this world. Friendly staff and good beer selection. Will definitely be back to this quirky joint

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: castle street, Manchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 24
  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, European, British
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am

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