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Grey Horse Inn

80 Portland Street, Manchester M1 4QX, England
+44 161 228 2595
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Fantastic pub and very nice owners

I was looking for a pub to watch the World Cup and got caught here. Great atmosphere, great people... read more

Reviewed yesterday
DonCollione
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Dusseldorf, Germany
via mobile
One of the matiest pubs I've ever been in

Nice staff, gregarious atmosphere, great craic, customers herald from near and far and every walk... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
jim_freeman
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buxton
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Welcome to the most Quaint, traditional cask ale pub in the Heart of Manchester, with its friendly cosy atmosphere, serving a Great selection of Hydes fine cask ales plus various guest ales also Lagers, ciders, bottled beers, wine, spirits & Guinness. Sandwiches & Hot drinks served daily, close to all amenities, promotions on through out the year including Beer Festivals. Staff extremely helpful if you need to know how? What? Where? Just ask, so welcome & look forward to seeing you soon.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“small pub” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
80 Portland Street, Manchester M1 4QX, England
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+44 161 228 2595
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was looking for a pub to watch the World Cup and got caught here. Great atmosphere, great people, a very nice owner... best pub in town!

Thank DonCollione
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

Nice staff, gregarious atmosphere, great craic, customers herald from near and far and every walk of life

Thank jim_freeman
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Small, cosy bar with a good choice in beers at very reasonable prices. It doesn't take a big crowd to get busy. The bar staff are really friendly and welcoming.

Thank Gerry T
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Its been fantastic, great beer, great staff. It's a really cozy place. It can get somewhat roudy but it is altogether very pleasant. The bartenders are lovely, especially Jan and Callum! I would definitely come back to manchester, if for nothing else go back to...More

Thank Christoffer W
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

A great friendly very little pub near Chinatown. Good choice of largers and real ales. Made to feel welcome from the moment we walked in. Will definately revisit.

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Stumbled across this pub whilst on a trip up to watch an FA Cup game at Old Trafford. As Brighton fans on a cold night we were made very welcome before and after the game. Bar staff provided free bar snacks and even chips from...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

his is probably one of the smallest pubs I have ever been to. Walking past it I looked in and went wow, and my husband suggested that we all go in for a drink. It was a welcome pleasure walking in from the cold. We...More

Thank Cynthia C
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Started going to the Grey Horse a couple of years ago and now make regular visits when I am in Manchester. It’s a very traditional pub with well kept ales, Great to go with friends or on your own, the place is so welcoming. Christine...More

Thank a c
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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Ok..I admit it I was so wrong about this place. Ive walked past it many many times thinking maybe it was a bit dodgy looking? Surrounded by dicey looking shops and take aways and opposite Yates, just figured I had better places to go. But...More

Thank martindeakin
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Lovely traditional british pub with an excellant selection of real ales Pleasant staff and cosy surroundings Nice atmosphere A little gem well worth a visit,you'll enjoy it

Thank geoffd420
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21 November 2017|
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Response from alan_uk1953 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice if they had any cider on, sorry
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