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The Observatory Bar

) #30 of 35 Restaurants in Ringway ££ - £££ , British,
Olympic House | Terminal 2, Airside, Gate 210, Ringway M90 1QX, England
+44 161 489 6039
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible74%
2 weeks ago
“Poor experience”
5 weeks ago
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Olympic House | Terminal 2, Airside, Gate 210, Ringway M90 1QX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Flew from Manchester Airport on 25/06/2017. On first impressions this looked ok. However after forking out £16 plus for a gin and tonic and a pint of lager that soon evaporated. I am a reasonable person and I know airports are expensive but why is...More

Thank 202Mikey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well you have to do something while waiting for your flight to board and this pub makes the most of a captive audience and little competition . Was going to have breakfast but on checking price it was much cheaper on flight so just had...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered the all day breakfast...was told 10 minutes later that they couldn't do it (after paying)...are they out of everything?? Dirty menus, slow service and the most expensive place I have eaten!! Don't bother...now called The Cabin AVOID

Thank Sinclair d
Reviewed 18 May 2017

first of all the staff in this place are dreadfull little english speaking very rude..beer was ok... food was shocking make sure you re morgage your house for burger and chips please i know we all need a drink before we go on that plane...More

Thank westleyprescott
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Possibly the worst English breakfast We've ever had . Fatty bacon, dried up black pudding . £26 for two breakfasts and doesn't even come with a slice of toast. Regret not complaining whilst we were there as it was a complete waste of money ....More

Thank nathoward7
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Cannot believe what this place charges for drinks,daylight robbery. Called in today before our flight for 1 g&t and 1 pint. No beer on only peroni and cider, the most expensive they sell. Price for our 2drinks was £16.20. Extortionate, when my husband questioned the...More

Thank VeronicaStokeontrent
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We don't normally have to give Low scores to eating and drinking establishments but alas, this one we have to. Situated in the heart of T2 it looks good but the prices are very high and the food very average...waited for 20 minutes for a...More

Thank John and Les C
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Total rip off, £6.85 for a can of Guinness no draught or surger available. Complained to the manager who just said what do you expect it's airport prices!

Thank RAC8
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

£6.85 for a can of guinness and £10 for a luke warm dreadful english breakfast. Total rip off and food awful

Thank thefishersatlarge
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We ordered 2 sausage muffins with an extra egg on each how hard can that be! The other couple on our table got there's first an it was cold then after a good 20mins we were still waiting, so when I asked where ours was...More

Thank snaggle78
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8 September 2016|
Response from ianhendersonis | Reviewed this property |
It's probably fine as long as you don't expect the staff to have any understanding of the concept of non-alcoholic drinks.
Andy J
2 June 2016|
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Response from ianhendersonis | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I don't know the answer to that question.
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Restaurant Details

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Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Olympic House | Terminal 2, Airside, Gate 210, Ringway M90 1QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Ringway
  • Phone Number: +44 161 489 6039
  • This restaurant is at Manchester Intl Airport (after security)
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