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Brilliant character bar

Couldn't believe this place when we walked in its like time stood still the old tiles on the walls... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PaulineandDerek
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Super place

Great place only a couple of minutes walk from Albert square. Excellent range of beers with a whole... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
david n
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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“tiled walls”(12 reviews)
“underground bar”(10 reviews)
“drinking den”(7 reviews)
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50 Bridge Street, Manchester M3 3BW, England
+44 161 478 1224
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't believe this place when we walked in its like time stood still the old tiles on the walls the narrow corridors you have to have a nosey round then you come across another room at the back .What a great place another great find....More

Thank PaulineandDerek
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Great place only a couple of minutes walk from Albert square. Excellent range of beers with a whole board devoted to their bottled range. There is also a special menu for gins so plenty of choice for everyone.

Thank david n
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great & unusual place for a drink. Amazing rooms turned into a superb location for serving a massive selection of beers. A must visit place

Thank Jon Y
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Hidden gem, underground beer bar. Not not big, but the has a half decent selection of craft beer. Worth popping on your list of venues to visit if on a crawl of the city centre.

Thank Gareth S
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in here a few times whilst working at the opera house for two weeks. A late license till midnight and beyond at weekends. Decor is is kinda Cold War chic, tiled walls and an air of ‘Red Sparrow’ about it. There’s an excellent ale...More

Thank Jazzmouse1
Reviewed 19 February 2018

We love this hidden underground gem situated close to the vibrant Spinningfields area. There are a number of rooms to sit and relax and unwind. The atmosphere is vibrant and friendly. There is a good range of real and craft ales available along with a...More

Thank ANDY K
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Superb quirky bar. Lots of history, wonderful photos, very atmospheric. Great staff, great beers. Compact and dark but teeming with history. Definitely worth a visit if you like this sort of thing.

Thank NottinghamGent
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

First time last night! We’d heard about this place a few times but never ventured in. Disappointed we haven’t sooner tbh! You can easily miss it, only noticeable part from the outside is the little gas lamp sign but the entrance then leads you down...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Hidden away, quirky, extensive drinks menus, relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Really glad we found it! Enjoyed a great Sat night here. Will be back

Thank barge_jb
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Having lived in Spinningfields for a couple of years, managed to walk past this pub so many times! Loads of gin, loads of choice. Really nice pub.

Thank Jilllian
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Ali G
24 February 2018|
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Response from PhilnGill | Reviewed this property |
The entrance is on Bridge Street. You go down a set of steps. Wood St runs parallel behind.
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Response from TheGaslamp23 | Property representative |
We are not open on NYD but will be reopening Monday 2nd
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