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Houlihan's

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American, Bar
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1641 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, KS 66502-4031
785-776-5909
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Atmosphere varies from cozy for two all the way to by the bar, a bit rowdy on game days. The food has always been good, as described on the menu or by the waitstaff, a good variety of beverages to choose from. The tapas tables seating is actually comfortable, not always true in all cases. The waitstaff are knowledgeable and... More 

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Thank Donna C
Salina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service. I watched the ball game, had a couple beers and ordered the Parmesan Frites (fries). They were delicious with three dipping sauces. I ate at the breakfast buffet there the next morning--scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, two kinds of hash browns, biscuit and gravy, English muffins or toast, danish, the usual. It was all good food.

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Thank Robert6
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You know its a good restaurant when people from the town go there to eat. Really nice no servers on cell phones the prices are not to bad. The bar tenders are really nice as well. Even if your a Alabama fan they are really good to you. Happy hour drinks are not bad.

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Thank Jerry T
Manhattan, KS
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hadn't eaten at this local hotel restaurant for some time and thought I ought to give it another try. On the plus side, the ambience is pleasantly unobtrusive (I was particularly gratified to find no TV screens staring me in the face, the only visible one off in the bar area), the servers personable and efficient, and the food... More 

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Thank Arts-Critic
Manhattan, Kansas
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eaten here a few times over the years, conveniently located directly across from Kansas State University. The sliders are delicious. I finally tried scallops here, not too bad! Clean, friendly and decent food for the price.

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Thank V2088ZGthomask
Blue Springs, Missouri
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is attached to the Holiday Inn in Manhattan KS. It is a full service restaurant and the food is very good. We were in there three times. Each time there was a mistake on the guest check that we had to point out to the servers. First, we got the wrong check. The next two times they left... More 

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Thank Jo-Ann G
Wichita, Kansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Went here for dinner on a Saturday night about 5:30 pm. Place was less than half occupied. We were seated and spent 8 minutes in a booth, waiting for service. We were passed by 5 different servers, only 1 who was serving anyone. The others were busy gathering in a group and just standing around. We left, being told to... More 

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Thank LeroyJohnsonJR
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Always consistent with food and drinks. Great menu with lots of good healthy choices. Beautiful patio. Great for large groups or date night! Great weekly specials.

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Thank Belinda S
Manhattan, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Very well run, obviously some thought went into hiring their staff. Great atmosphere. Our whole party absolutely loved everything we ordered. Definitely going again.

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Thank cscwgm
Texas
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We were there for a graduation so they were very busy, but the food was speedy and ladies serving were very friendly

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Thank Char Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1641 Anderson Ave, Manhattan, KS 66502-4031
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Manhattan
  • Phone Number: 785-776-5909
Description
Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?