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“Nicer downstairs than up”
Review of Cord Bar

Cord Bar
Ranked #786 of 2,434 Restaurants in Manchester
Price range: US$7 - US$13
Cuisines: Bar
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Good for: Groups
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Small Boutique Bar situated in Northern Quarter of Manchester, serving great cocktails and smiles to match.
Reviewed 23 March 2014

I can't comment on food, as only went in for drinks in the evening.

The upstairs was rammed, absolutely packed to the rafters, to the point it was not remotely comfortable and just impossible to get served at the bar.

Downstairs was much better, more room, nice female at staff, seats and close to the loos!

Pricey, but a good night was had.

Thank nomadlad
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Bradlie H, Public Relations Manager at Cord Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2014

Thanks for your review.

We certainly do get super busy, especially of the weekend - therefore if we don't have a booking in downstairs, the basement is where to go for a super quick serve!

Glad you had a great night.

See you soon

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Reviewed 15 December 2013

Fantastic little bar tucked away from the main hustle and bustle, thats not to say it wasnt busy though.. had come to a friends party she had booked in the basement and was very impressed. Fun staff, great atmosphere and tasty cocktails.. the perfect venue for a party!

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1  Thank Tom D
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Bradlie H, Public Relations Manager at Cord Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2014

Glad to hear you had a nice night Tom!

If you're looking for a venue for a birthday party or after-work drinks do' - give us a shout! www.cordbar.com

See you again soon

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Reviewed 8 October 2013

I booked this place for my 30th birthday party. The basement rental was free the barman was fantastic and the management that ran the place was top notch. I had to pay a £100 damage deposit which was refunded without any quibble

The only criticism I have is that they ran out of sparkling wine! Although the range of drinks at very reasonable prices ensured there was something for everyone.

Highly recommend this place.

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Thank Garfield90210
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Bradlie H, Public Relations Manager at Cord Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2014

Thanks for your review and kind words!

Hope to see you again soon

Thanks

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Reviewed 12 September 2013

I was in cord bar on the 31st august for my sisters birthday. It was brilliant! The new refurbishments have made a huge difference. The cocktails were gorgeous and the bar staff were lovely! Considering how busy it was the wait to be served wasn't bad at all! The new owners have totally changed the feel of cord for the better! A good night had by all

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Thank Clarkedfa
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Reviewed 30 August 2013 via mobile

This is not a restaurant. They do not serve any food. Peanuts? Yes. Hot food? No. You will come out as hungry as you came in. Is this one hundred characters yet?

1  Thank UKLouLou
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