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Portland Street Restaurant & Bar

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Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
0161 228 3400
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

For £13 (taco shells with BBQ), I'd have expected better food quality (bearing in mind that within a 2 minute walk there is ASK, Pizza Express, Bar Burrito, Byron Burger & Zizzi's). It was warm and not well seasoned. The service however was excellent and a credit to the staff!

Thank Ant302012
Castle Bromwich
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

We ordered thai green curry. As we had offer on voucher cloud worked out reasonable priced. Food was nice but rice was too clumpy.Nice staff but bit pricey.

Thank Saheela H
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

I went to The Portland Hotel, with my mother after purchasing a groupon deal for afternoon tea & spa usage for two. The afternoon tea was presented absolutely stunning, with a large pot of tea/coffee. There was plenty of everything and left us feeling full. I suffer from a nut allergy, after requesting no nut products, the staff catered for... More 

Thank Olivia-Jane A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Good food and service. Lots of youngsters at the time we visited. All of them seemed to be having a jolly good time and in absolutely no hurry to leave

Thank balsekar
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

really good meals friendly staff, nothing appeared too much trouble, spotlessly clean and no unneccesary waiting for courses

Thank Roy L
preston lancs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Bar staff great very friendly, nice chilled atmosphere. And reasonable priced drinks. Really nice! Bit better quality than some pubs in the immediate area. So visit here even if your not staying at the hotel, we will!

Thank sarahbank
Lancashire, England
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We had a lovely meal at the Portland St restaurant which is in the Thistle Hotel. Although the menu was just ordinary pub fare, the quality was high. The steak was good quality and well cooked, and the chips were delicious. We had the sharing pots dessert, which is three bowls of your choice (mousse, whipped mascarpone, soft fudge etc).... More 

Thank BeckyNW
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The staff in the restaurant were superb and accommodated in every way they could! The breakfast and the dinner menu had lots to choose from and the food was really nice. My food was included in the price of my stay but thought the prices on the menu were reasonable, especially for the quality of food served.

2 Thank S_rAnon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

A lot of options on the menu, but everything was cooked perfectlt, and all was delicious. I personally recommend. the large choice of burgers all large and meaty

1 Thank CardiffNicky
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Good clean Hotel. Staff very friendly and helpful. Rooms dated but comfy and very clean. Restaurant excellent. Would recommend.

Thank 115WendyB123

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $66
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thistle Manchester, 3-5 Portland Street, Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 6DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 0161 228 3400
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?