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The Violet Hour - CLOSED

236 Burton Road | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2LW, England
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Sep 4, 2015
Aug 9, 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
236 Burton Road | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2LW, England
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11 - 20 of 59 reviews

Reviewed April 11, 2015

Only popped in for a quick drink before going for a meal, fair enough it was a saturday night but it was so loud with people trying to talk over the DJ playing music which was incredibly loud and the speaker system was appalling, the...More

Thank CheekyMcSqueaky
Reviewed February 20, 2015

I love this bar for one reason - the ice-cream cocktail! I have forgotten its name even though I have stream of instagram photos in its honour from different nights where I have been overcome with its beauty and shared it with my poor facebook...More

1  Thank TheGreatTripsby
Reviewed January 7, 2015

Had meal here and coffee when it arrived was cold. Also ordered eggs benedict and that was not overley warm either. Not very good customer service considering that it was quiet and we were the only ones there

Thank Ian M
Reviewed November 16, 2014

Spent a lovely, lazy two hours. Two coffees and a big breakfast and both lovely. Friendly staff, a great place to while away a Sunday.

Thank diane843
Reviewed November 11, 2014

Love this place - I call it my date bar because it fits every type of date requirement. Quiet to chat, live music for fun, and a DJ if the night is better than expected. All washed down with fantastic cocktails. Also attended a Gin...More

Thank LancsDay
Reviewed October 27, 2014

I hired a space on the top floor of this lovely cocktail bar for my 30th birthday. My friends and I had a great night. The staff were friendly and laid back. The drinks were also delicious. I would definitely recommend this place.

1  Thank Tara B
Reviewed October 25, 2014

Fell upon this place for Saturday late morning breakfast. it was such a treat. Eggs Benedict was simply amazing. Great Coffee. Fantastic service. Give it a go you won't regret it.

2  Thank Carmel D
Reviewed October 15, 2014

I rented the upstairs for a surprise party and really couldn't be happier. I had a lot of contact with Dan on the run up to the party and he was extremely helpful and accommodating. Really pleased with it all, thanks a lot!

Thank Ben W
Reviewed October 5, 2014

I wanted to do a cocktail class as part of my hen do, but felt rushing into Manchester after morning sledging and back out to east Didsbury for partying at Crazy Wendy's was pushing it a bit, until I did a little google search and...More

1  Thank scoops77
Reviewed September 29, 2014

We reserved an area for around 20 people for double birthday celebrations on Saturday 27th September. We spoke with Dan via email to arrange everything - he was really helpful and quick to respond. We paid a £100 deposit to secure the area, which was...More

1  Thank hefletch
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 236 Burton Road | West Didsbury, Manchester M20 2LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
Next to Canadian Charcoal Pit in West Didsbury. Opened 25/05/12
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