We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Riddles

28 Greenwood Street, Altrincham WA14 1RZ, England
+44 161 929 8053
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Great Cocktail bar with a unique atmosphere

Fantastic cocktail bar with a vintage style 1920's decor. Staff are friendly and make amazing... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
Isabella F
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
Nice bar but service is terrible

Waited 35 minutes for 3 drinks on a Saturday night. Staff behind the bar just ignore you when you... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2017
Dell01
Read all 31 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
1920's style specialist cocktail bar. Exquisite traditional style beverages and vintage themed surroundings.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good3%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Feb 24, 2018
“Great Cocktail bar with a unique atmosphere”
Dec 4, 2017
“Nice bar but service is terrible”
LOCATION
28 Greenwood Street, Altrincham WA14 1RZ, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 161 929 8053
Write a ReviewReviews (31)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed February 24, 2018

Fantastic cocktail bar with a vintage style 1920's decor. Staff are friendly and make amazing drinks! Definitely the best cocktails in the area by far. I'll be back soon!

Thank Isabella F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Waited 35 minutes for 3 drinks on a Saturday night. Staff behind the bar just ignore you when you stand there, came back to check on how long another round would take and the girl behind the bar was scrolling through Instagram her phone....... ended...More

Thank Dell01
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 8, 2017

After an early meal out with friends, we decided to go here for a cocktail or two. Having found a seat, we waited to be served, no one came so the men went to the bar, no other customers there but neither was there any...More

Thank jayne w
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Top cocktail bar, unique bar with great service, pleasure to wait for a drink for a change, watching the the skills of Lauren

Thank SHAUN C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Really nice people with a good atmosphere, loved the prohibition theme they had, always service with a smile also great margaritas!

Thank Danny C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Having been around altrincham for many years and seen bars come and go regularly. I was not surprised to see riddles is still open and thriving . It was one of the first in the regenerated market area and is still the best. Excellent atmosphere....More

Thank Matt P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant drinks and great night! Great bartender scott created a few different cocktail creations including the East of Eden.

1  Thank Claire F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Great cocktails! Didn't know what I wanted but great advice from the staff. Scott ended up making me a fabulous cocktail consisting of tequila and Cointreau! Will return soon!

Thank laurajsmith95
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Popped in on Saturday night a few cocktails and they were lovely. it's a lovely place with a lovely atmosphere and the staff are really helpful and friendly. We were very lucky to get a table but so glad we did. Wild Silk is very...More

Thank Louisa P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

I was told about this bar , last time I visited Altrincham a couple of months ago, I wanted to go then ,but time just ran out... I'm back and we (2 couples) decided to have a evening drink, after having eaten at the markets...More

Thank Anna U
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Altrincham
Travelodge Altrincham Central
725 reviews
.06 miles away
Best Western Cresta Court Hotel
1,113 reviews
.33 miles away
Premier Inn Manchester Altrincham Hotel
445 reviews
.45 miles away
Mercure Altrincham Bowdon Hotel
1,010 reviews
.63 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Sugo Pasta Kitchen Altrincham
583 reviews
.08 miles away
Phanthong
477 reviews
.05 miles away
Coco's
625 reviews
.03 miles away
Urban Burger Bar
290 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Altrincham Market
750 reviews
.07 miles away
Hogans of Hale
33 reviews
.82 miles away
Art with a Heart
35 reviews
.07 miles away
Denzell Gardens
62 reviews
.90 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Riddles staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit