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Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Your friendly local in Manchester with a sweeping array of delicious drinks and some scrumptious food.
US$16 - US$34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Pub, British, Contemporary
Seating, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 27 September 2020 via mobile

After walking around Piccadilly looking at all the food options and not deciding on anything we stumbled across this place, we had to track and trace to enter as you do everywhere now and was seated in a booth at the rear of the pub....More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 3 September 2020 via mobile

We stayed two nights in Manchester and just went here for a drink before going out but they did our favourite craft beer (beavertown) so after our first trip we went back as the staff were lovely too, but soon as we entered the one...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020 via mobile

Welcomed by a genuinely nice friendly lady. The pub was really nice and the food looked fantastic however we’d already eaten earlier but will definitely be visiting again .

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 16 March 2020

Always a pleasure to eat here. The food is tasty and well presented. Come here everytime I come to Manchester.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 12 January 2020

We travelled up from Wales and was ready for dinner when we arrived in Manchester. Being Sunday, a roast was what I was looking for. I have never been so disappointed. Burnt cauliflower, dried cabbage, just about roast potatoes, they were hard in the middle,...More

Date of visit: January 2020
scotts31, Owner at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2020

Good Afternoon Sorry to hear about your bad experience here with us. We can only apology. I have spoken to the team on shift that day and will now make sure we address this so it does not happen again. Thank you for your feedback...More

Reviewed 15 December 2019 via mobile

Nice pub with a good atmosphere. Nice service and my friend said they had a good selection of beers.....and then proceeded to have wine! The music was pretty loud, a bit too loud for us (we were sat in a booth) as you had to...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Scott S, Manager at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2019

Good Afternoon. Thank you for your 4 star review of the Crafty Pig. Sorry you felt the music level was too loud for you. Next time if you feel the same please don't hesitate to ask a member of staff to adjust this for you....More

Reviewed 15 December 2019

Four of us came for a drink before a gig. One lager, one ale and two wines. All were happy with the drinks and service. I've eaten here before too and will visit again. Quite loud on a Saturday teatime but it is bigger than...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Scott S, Manager at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2019

Good Afternoon. Thank you for your 4 star review of the Crafty Pig. We look forward to seeing you again soon! All the best for the festive period and 2020 :)

Reviewed 24 November 2019

Firstly my friend emailed enquiring on booking a table for 13 of us for the weekend, he messaged the date and the times we were wanting etc however they still managed to get a completely different date mixed up and times which meant multiple emails...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Scott S, Manager at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2019

Good Morning Chelsea. We are really sorry to hear your experience with us was not at all to your expectations. We can only apology for this as clearly this is not acceptable and we can understand your dissatisfaction with us and the service you received....More

Reviewed 10 November 2019

Absolutely shocking recommend to everyone do not come here! Chicken was dry, gravy was tasteless and roast potatoes undercooked.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Scott S, Manager at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2019

Good Morning. Thank you for your 1 star review of the Crafty Pig. We are sorry to hear you had such a bad experience with us and can only apology. If you have any further feedback feel free to email us on 018377@bermondseypubsco.com. Thank you...More

Reviewed 22 October 2019 via mobile

Slow service but food was fine. Definitely a good vibe in the restaurant and cheap meals especially for lunchMore

Date of visit: October 2019
Scott S, Manager at The Crafty Pig, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2019

Good evening Maddie. Sorry to hear our service was slow on this particular day we do always strive to ensure customers get there food in good time and to an excellent standard. However we are glad you found our vibe to be good on this...More

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16 August 2020|
Response from BrianSinclair | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I just go to visit. As far as I know it has always been called the Crafty pig. Sorry I cannot help any further on this. Maybe have a look on Google. I cannot seem to find any alternative name. Sorry! 😒
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  • The Crafty Pig is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4