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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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Sun 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Pleasant atmosphere even though it was packed. Plenty of space outside though. Good choice of beers and not overpriced

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Michael P
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pleasant atmosphere even though it was packed. Plenty of space outside though. Good choice of beers and not overpriced

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Thank Michael P
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love the Shambles there is always a good relaxed atmosphere, and when the weather is hot a great place to sit and people watch, this is also a good venue for a drink before or after if eating in the Triangle restaurants

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This area is often used by supporters of teams who've come over to play Man Utd/ City. So, it can get a little busy if you're there on a match night. It's well Policed and security guards are present. Right , that's the public info part over. Good choice of drinks, if you like that. Be aware if you go... More 

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Thank Jason H
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68 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited this area of Manchester on many occasions and found it a nice place to go for a drink or just sit and relax. There are plenty of bars to eat and drink in and many places near such as the Printworks and Deansgate. It is also right next to the Arndale Centre. Worth visiting if you are... More 

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Thank Dave R
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41 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your passing by stop and have a look. It's packed into a small area and people seemed to pack out the bars on a sunny day. I can't say I blame them because you could pretend to be in a " Ye Olde world" great building to look at too.

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Thank Amanda T
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Packed on a Saturday afternoon with a great mix of people. Drink very cheap although the plastic glasses spoil it a bit.

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Thank Trudie36
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great place, but i spend too much money here! suppose its a good sign! good range of drink nice atmosphere friendly workers. Good spot!!

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Thank thetruenoelgallagher
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some good pubs in the area. Plenty of history as well. Great fir just sitting outside people watching while resting from the shopping area.

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Thank Phil C
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Young & old alike, especially on a nice sunny lunch / afternoon / evening the crowds flock there to be seen & to see what's available. Enjoy a drink & or get something to eat. A winner every time.

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Thank simon m
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely historical building right near the Arndale Centre with inside and outside seating. Reasonable priced drinks with a great atmosphere, very busy and night and on hot sunny days! Child friendly. Enjoy!

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Thank Rachel J

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