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“Eat & socialise !!”
Review of The Printworks

The Printworks
Ranked #5 of 52 Shopping in Manchester
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The 16-year-old leisure scheme houses a state-of-the-art IMAX cinema, fully equipped gym and health club, complete with a 20m swimming pool, and 16 bars and restaurants. All in the heart of Manchester! From 6am until 3am, the scheme is alive with activity. Visitors can catch a spinning class before work, pop in for lunch, watch the latest blockbuster or meet friends for a drink after work. Thanks to the newly opened Exchange Square Metrolink stop and the recently renovated Manchester Victoria station visitors can be at the scheme in minutes. The Printworks has an excellent choice of bars, cafes and restaurants offering everything from light bites to three course meals, noodles to burgers, European cuisine or something from the deep south. Not only does The Printworks have a great offering for food and drink but it also has a stellar events calendar. Make The Printworks a one-stop shop for entertainment in Manchester!
Lymm
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“Eat & socialise !!”
Reviewed May 31, 2013

Great destination to eat, drink & socialise. Local to the City Centre and the opendesign make for a fresh environment.

Visited April 2013
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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“urinals stink! they rip you off! deansgate members get a better rate!”
Reviewed May 17, 2013

This gym WAS brilliant! in the quest to squeeze blood from a stone, they closed their "cheap" gym and transported the "cheap" members over to this gym at the same rate. So all the members paying £60+ have to put up with a ridiculously busy gym, a different customer base of people with no respect - outdated equipment - ineffective use of space - dirty and smelly toilets - generally awful!
the only positive is that the staff on the counter are great. They are friendly and positive and always engaging.

Visited June 2012
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Fort William, Scotland, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“good place for a night out”
Reviewed May 16, 2013

the printworks is a great place to go. great location in the centre of manchester plenty of transport links. great for a night out plenty of restaurants and i would definatley reccomend that if you are going to the cimena pay extra for the gallery as its fantastic. love it

Visited September 2012
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5 attraction reviews
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“OK but not outstanding”
Reviewed May 15, 2013

Houses a multiplex cinema and a number of chain restaurants and bars.
OK for a cheap evening but not the place to imptress or be seen.

Visited September 2012
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Manchester
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“not bad I suppose”
Reviewed May 11, 2013

usually meet up here with friends but prices are to high down here so have one or 2 drinks and then go elsewhere, but overall a nice place to visit and the cinema

Visited April 2013
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