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Great Cocktail bar with a unique atmosphere

Fantastic cocktail bar with a vintage style 1920's decor. Staff are friendly and make amazing... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Isabella F
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Top cocktail bar, unique bar with great service, pleasure to wait for a drink for a change... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
SHAUN C
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 Feb 2018
“Great Cocktail bar with a unique atmosphere”
4 Dec 2017
“Nice bar but service is terrible”
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1920's style specialist cocktail bar. Exquisite traditional style beverages and vintage themed surroundings.
Contact
28 Greenwood Street, Altrincham WA14 1RZ, England
Website
+44 161 929 8053
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Fantastic cocktail bar with a vintage style 1920's decor. Staff are friendly and make amazing drinks! Definitely the best cocktails in the area by far. I'll be back soon!

Thank Isabella F
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Waited 35 minutes for 3 drinks on a Saturday night. Staff behind the bar just ignore you when you stand there, came back to check on how long another round would take and the girl behind the bar was scrolling through Instagram her phone....... ended...More

Thank Dell01
Reviewed 9 November 2017

After an early meal out with friends, we decided to go here for a cocktail or two. Having found a seat, we waited to be served, no one came so the men went to the bar, no other customers there but neither was there any...More

Thank jayne w
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Top cocktail bar, unique bar with great service, pleasure to wait for a drink for a change, watching the the skills of Lauren

Thank SHAUN C
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Really nice people with a good atmosphere, loved the prohibition theme they had, always service with a smile also great margaritas!

Thank Danny C
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Having been around altrincham for many years and seen bars come and go regularly. I was not surprised to see riddles is still open and thriving . It was one of the first in the regenerated market area and is still the best. Excellent atmosphere....More

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Brilliant drinks and great night! Great bartender scott created a few different cocktail creations including the East of Eden.

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Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Great cocktails! Didn't know what I wanted but great advice from the staff. Scott ended up making me a fabulous cocktail consisting of tequila and Cointreau! Will return soon!

Thank laurajsmith95
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Popped in on Saturday night a few cocktails and they were lovely. it's a lovely place with a lovely atmosphere and the staff are really helpful and friendly. We were very lucky to get a table but so glad we did. Wild Silk is very...More

Thank Louisa P
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I was told about this bar , last time I visited Altrincham a couple of months ago, I wanted to go then ,but time just ran out... I'm back and we (2 couples) decided to have a evening drink, after having eaten at the markets...More

Thank Anna U
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