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Address: Cateaton Street, Manchester M3 1SX, England
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Interesting area.

A couple of good pubs in this area, it is next to the Cathedral. Better on a sunny day, but go during the week, gets packed outside on hot weekends.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Peter J
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great to visit, blending historical buildings with new structures close buy. pubs friendly but busy.

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Thank A K
Manchester, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A couple of good pubs in this area, it is next to the Cathedral. Better on a sunny day, but go during the week, gets packed outside on hot weekends.

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Thank Peter J
Manchester, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks ok but the quality is quite low. It's nice for shiny days but very crowded. I don't particularly like this place.

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Thank Spyros K
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oldest part of Manchester even if they did move it on stilts great food and drink next door to great shopping experience Printworks next door train link via Victoria Station Heart of Northern Quarter must see

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Zurich, Switzerland
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a place where not only tourists but also locals go to. This turned out to be exactly that. Located next to the great mall it is easy to find and definitely worth a visit. They got a great variety of beers and ciders and friendly staff. The Pub itself looks beautiful and has a nice outdoor... More 

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Thank DeborahNorge
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23 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

Didn't expect to see something like this in UK. Like someone transported me to Holand, that's how architecture feels like. Nice place, lovely surrounding, add it to your visit list.

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Thank Ivana Z
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

pretty old buildings right next to the modern retail outlets and restaurants, looks quaint and full of atmosphere

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Thank Janice W
Burnley, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

This place is always very busy. Loads of seating area outside, Sinclair's oyster bar is by far the cheapest of all the pubs for a drink. It's magical in winter, the markets are right in front, plus they have heaters outside.

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Thank Jason N
Fiesole, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

I rarely miss an opportunity to have lunch in the Shambles.I'm so happy it was saved after the bomb in 1996 that destroyed almost the entire area . It's a haven of past times surrounded by modern architecture ,even the Urbis can be seen from an upstairs window.Staff are very friendly and the food is typically English and well cooked.

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Thank dorisgage
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

went here for a couple of cheeky scoops with my mates, we ended proper sloshed and missed our train back! sign of a good pub

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