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The Restaurant Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$European, British,
Ridgefield House 14 John Dalton Street, Manchester M2 6JR, England
+44 161 839 1999
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“steak” (123 reviews)
“tempura prawns” (11 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (14 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ridgefield House 14 John Dalton Street, Manchester M2 6JR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time visit and outstanding all round. Went for a business lunch with a group and the food, wine and service was great throughout. Nothing was too much trouble and the food was excellent. Will definitely return!

Thank Nik2017K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival greeted by the lovely ladies downstairs took our coats and upstairs to our table the waitress then took over and took mine and my partners orders we eat out quite regularly at high quality places and so far this was ticking all the...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at noon and we were invited to the bar on the terrace where we had a pre lunch cocktail. Then seated on very comfortable sofas for the lunch. Chose starters of Beetroot and ricotta and Chilli fried squid. We both had the roast...More

Thank Brenda_Trevor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food for both of us was really good: haddock risotto, prawns tempura, ox cheek stew, lemon sole, all super. Wine was good if over-priced. Service was poor from our server who didn't have (or care to) have a handle on who needed seeing to...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent meal and service. As it was a celebration we went for the chateaubriand. Wonderful,cut like butter, tasted delicious. The accompanying button mushrooms and wilted spinach was perfect. Also had a Portuguese white wine Vino Verde which is slightly sparkling, so a great...More

Thank Valann4
Reviewed May 8, 2018

A favourite restaurant of ours. Had another fantastic meal/evening on the terrace Pepe and the team are so professional and always look after us. The food was delicious as always. Would highly recommend

Thank Y7507FNandrew
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Had the private room upstairs this time and great service and food for a party of approximately 40. Have eaten here several times and never been disappointed although in the past we have just had a table in the regular restaurant.

Thank thepells
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Table books for 8.30pm. On arrival, we were sent to the Terrace Bar where the sole barman was swamped and we had to wait 20 mins for a drink. Eventually shown to our table and the first we saw any food was around 10.30pm. Main...More

Thank rob9992018
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Visited early evening on a Saturday - unable to go on the terrace as it was fully booked, but inside is lovely too. Due to the time of dining we were able to have the Lunch/Early evening menu - this was great. Food was lovely,...More

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Been here three or four times now and have always had excellent food and service. But last night we waited TWO hours for our mains to be served. They only pulled their fingers out when I complained and didn’t offer any discount even though we...More

Thank Melanie C
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Questions & Answers
September 1, 2017|
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Response from Pmf56 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , You can eat in the lower bar area however I would just phone ahead to book a table on the outside terrace which is fab & to check about the lift.
September 1, 2017|
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Response from nicmad1 | Reviewed this property |
There is a lift which your guest can use also there is the ground floor with a large disabled toilet area which would be suitable. I had a party there and my disabled guests were happy with the venue accessibility. Hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $66
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ridgefield House 14 John Dalton Street, Manchester M2 6JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 1999
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Located in the heart of the city centre, on John Dalton Street near Albert Square, you will find the Restaurant Bar and Grill. As the flagship restaurant of the Individual Restaurant Company, this eatery is striking and contemporary in appearance. Situated on two floors, the restaurant provides the ultimate dining experience, with a stunning suspended staircase leading from the long bar to the large first floor restaurant. Attracting a cosmopolitan mix of diners, The Restaurant Bar and Grill is a popular choice for local business men and women as well as visitors to the city. The efficient and welcoming team, coupled with the exceptional selection of food and the lively atmosphere, make this bar and grill a must for dining.
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