We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
About
You can find us in the heart of Northern Quarter, spread over two floors and overlooking the Arndale Market. The perfect spot to rest your feet after a hard days shopping.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
Reviews (570)
Filter reviews
551 results
Traveller rating
286
145
43
31
46
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
286
145
43
31
46
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sunday roast yorkshire pudding fries city centre nice pub gravy arndale carrots
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

Friendly staff & amazing home cooked food! Best cure for our Sunday hangover, just missing a couple of lounge sofas by the TV l. Will definitely return

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
englishlounge026083, Owner at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2020

Hahaha thanks for the review Stacy we hope the train journey home wasn't too bad for you. We'd love to see you again.

Reviewed 20 September 2020 via mobile

Sunday dinners absolutely gorgeous , large portions and definitely come back again! Got nice gin too

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 23 July 2020

I usually go to this pub sometimes. This time following some safety regulations due to the pandemic. There were not many people, but as always a pleasant treatment, the place is well set and clean ... I will surely return.

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?
englishlounge026083, General Manager at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2020

Thanks for your review David. Unfortunately our capacity has reduced due to the governments new rules on social distancing but we feel the safety and well being of our guests is paramount. We look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 6 July 2020 via mobile

Wary of going out into a bar last weekend, but we found the The English Lounge in Manchester. Everything looked clean, with recent decoration, it was well laid out, in respect of social distancing. The staff were all very welcoming, and well aware of the...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?
englishlounge026083, General Manager at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2020

Thanks for taking the time to write the review Rosie we appreciate it. We're all really glad you felt comfortable and enjoyed your sunday lunch. we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 March 2020

soils pub sound staff, good range of beers, not too pricy considering the area. would deffo pop in again

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 19 March 2020

I used this pub in the evenings during a week in the city centre. The staff are very friendly. Great choice of drinks available. I had a bit to eat too - very very nice.

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed 16 March 2020 via mobile

This is a place with used a lot over the years and always had a great time there. It is a real down-to-earth Manchester pub and always has a terrific atmosphere. The staff are generally good fun and they provide really good service. There is...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
englishlounge026083, Owner at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2020

Hi Thanks for your review we really appreciate it, we hope to see you again sometime soon.

Reviewed 15 March 2020

Having been here many times and had no problems today was a bit of a shock for me and my sister. On ordering our drinks we got asked for i.d, which isn't a problem for us as we carry it with us at all times....More

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 26 February 2020 via mobile

Love this place! Sunday lunch is excellent value for money. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Fabulous atmosphere.

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
englishlounge026083, Owner at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2020

Thanks Pamela, we appreciate you taking the time to write this review . We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 5 February 2020 via mobile

I got a Sunday roast together with friends, the place is cosy and the service was prompt and kind. The dishes were ok and quite cheap.

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?2  
englishlounge026083, Owner at The English Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2020

Thank you so much for your kind comments and we all hope to see you again soon!

View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Abel Heywood
1,275 reviews
.05 miles away
Britannia Sachas Hotel
2,669 reviews
.12 miles away
PREMIER SUITES Manchester
448 reviews
.13 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Manchester City Centre Arena
1,789 reviews
.15 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Earth Cafe
223 reviews
.02 miles away
Sicilian NQ - Bistro and Bar
105 reviews
.02 miles away
High Street Tavern
47 reviews
.01 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Arndale Market
179 reviews
.03 miles away
Manchester Buddhist Centre
38 reviews
.03 miles away
Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art
37 reviews
.07 miles away
The Ruby Lounge
27 reviews
.03 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lesley P
15 May 2018|
Answer
Response from Travel-future-ahoy | Reviewed this property |
I guess they will be able to save you some tables. Give them a call/email.
0
Votes
marybethcr0ft
13 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from englishlounge026083 | Property representative |
Hello Mary, we've recently updated our Sunday menu and changed our food supplier so our Sunday roasts are better than ever! We do get very busy so to ensure a table at the time you will like I do recommend booking a table... More
1
Vote
Julie M
14 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
Not any more, they have been taken over by a chain and the food has gone downhill
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The English Lounge
    How is The English Lounge rated?
    The English Lounge is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4.5