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Podium Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
+44 161 870 1600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“chateaubriand” (7 reviews)
“scallops” (15 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
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European, British, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Food simply yet elegently presented. Staff went out of their way to make customers feel at home and welcome. Food was very nice. Would definitely recommend...

Thank PoshGypsyUK
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This meal was a present & we have never dined before at the Podium. The food was nicely cooked although my husband thought his Duck Meal was like a starter with it being so small luckily a couple of us had spare chips etc so...More

1  Thank DiamondGirl44
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Ate at this restaurant on Saturday 28th October 2017. Table reservation was at 7:45pm. We were served 25-minutes after sitting down, with our first course reaching the table a few minutes short of an hour since we were seated. And I had to chase it...More

Thank sloggenberg
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I booked a lunch deal in the restaurant on Table Now, but when we arrived the staff didn't seem to know anything about it. We were ushered to sit down while this was investigated. Within a few minutes it was confirmed we had a legitimate...More

Thank lottie03
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Fourth time at Podium but first for over 12 months. Went on a deal with our daughter and son in law. Service was fantastic thanks to the lovely young Cindy and Iris.Unfortunately the Hake was not what my wife and daughter were expecting and they...More

Thank Kace20
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Went to Podium bar last weekend for a drink. We don’t go that much due to children being young and we lack energy! But this weekend, we went out in our own and were determined to have a good night. The bar is in ground...More

Thank CJO0413
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Just come back from 2 days of conference at this hotel and the food in this restaurant is very good.

Thank david r
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Wifey and I wanted to take our families out for a special occasion so we chose the Podium, great choice! The food was brilliant and the staff were excellent, there were 12 of us in total including our 2 year old and they made us...More

Thank DazOB4
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

2nd visit here I booked a groupon deal two course meal with processco . Good choice of food from the menu we had fish finger sandwich and scallop and Choritzo starters Devine. My partner had fish and chips and I had Guinea fowl. Presentation and...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It was our friends birthday so for a surprise i managed to get a groupon deal for the podium. We were initially disapointed because we thought the restaurant was on the top of the hilton however we were more than compensated by the surroundings and...More

Thank cliffbrown
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19 April 2017|
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer you on this, but personally I would not step inside the restaurant again, thought it was so poorly organised for such a big company
6 October 2016|
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Response from barry t | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$144
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 870 1600
  • E-mail
A casual dining experience, Podium offers guest intimate booth dining, with rich banquettes and Marble Floors. The cuisine is modern international, using local produce. Great for breakfast and ideal for a business lunch, Podium is also perfect for relaxed evening meal before heading to Cloud 23 for a cocktail.
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