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The Lost Dene

Bar, British, Pub
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144 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3EE, England
10:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Wed 10:00 - 23:00
Thu 10:00 - 00:00
Fri 10:00 - 01:00
Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought go to first pub we came to to watch united game . So we ended up here So on arrival we took our seats & got the drinks . The pub is very clean staff are really nice . The food was really good warm & cooked properly. There's enough room for all in the booths .The booths... More 

Thank Rob T
Malaga, Spain
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited The Lost Dene on many occasions during our visits to Manchester and had always been very very satisfied with the service and the food, unfortunately during our New Year's visit to Manchester we were very disappointed... not with the food as we didn't actually get to eat there as the kitchen was 'closed' on the two occasions we... More 

1 Thank Carl R
Stockport, England, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

We booked here for our office Christmas lunch. The limited choice Christmas menu is £11.99 for three courses. I can only speak about my meal which was excellent - Prawn Cocktail/Turkey/Xmas Pud. The service was good and the main course was served hot. The one real ale was cloudy and did not taste good but as I wasn't paying I... More 

Thank Dave W
Moncalieri, Italy
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82 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

It is on the angle of Deansgate. It is big pub. I ate good and big dish, only one. I ate the mix grilled: rump steak, gammon steak, chicken fillet, Cumberland sausage and fried egg, served with chips, half a grilled tomato and peas. There are lot of beer of all country. Good service.

Thank golden_boy90
Ludlow, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We were at the Christmas markets and wanted a sit down meal. This was near where we were and thought we would try it as we were very hungry. Lots of tables inside to choose from and was relatively quiet. We choose our food and ordered at the bar. I had the burger and chips deal with a drink for... More 

Thank nlm244
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The 2 for £9.49 offer caught our eye and this was a decent enough place for a quick dinner time break. It was pretty quiet so we had our choice of tables and didn't have to wait to be served. The friendly barmaid took our order of two steak pie, chips and peas. She told us it was Go Large... More 

Thank L S
Management response:

Good afternoon, we appreciate your feedback and we take on board all of our customers comments, we will feedback to the kitchen on the food served to ensure this doesn't happen again. Although sadly we follow company specs for our food and the go large offered is just for the pie and not the other things presented on the plate,... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Just your typical pub. Selection of seats and drinks. They also have a few TV screens where you can watch football during the weekend.

Thank Georgi V
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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276 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Afternoon drinks with friends. Friendly service and a good choice of beers. Just the job on a warm afternoon stroll.

Thank Neville B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Came here last Friday with a group of friends after work ... drinks were cheap and the food was delish, we was quite shocked at how much we paid. Cheap place for food and drinks, great atmosphere, nice friendly staff. We will deffo be back.

Thank Kimberley L
Management response:

Thanks for your feedback Kimberley. We pride ourselves on beating out our competitors with our cheap prices and our friendly staff, we hope that you visit our venue again as we have a lot of upcoming deals just in time for Christmas Sophie More 

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6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Have been in here a few times for the lunchtime deals during my lunch hour. The food has always been good. Nothing amazing but pretty much what you would expect from standard pub grub. The service has always been prompt and friendly and for £5-8 for a meal and a pint there is really nothing to complain about. Will happily... More 

Thank Chris W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 01618399035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?