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Podium Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
+44 161 870 1600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Warm welcome, relaxing environment. Enjoyed a lovely lunch, great tasting quality food with wine at a reasonable price.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This probably isn’t a place I’d have chosen to visit myself. I had imagined good but overpriced food and drink in a stuffy, pretentious atmosphere. I would have been completely wrong however. My wife and had received a groupon voucher for Christmas from our daughter....More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish was first of all undercooked, then it was redone and it was overcooked.The waiter forgot our drinks and the meals were cold when they arrived.

Thank 934sunitat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I got a good deal on Bookatable, so i decided it was to be my birthday dinner outing. And although the we arrived an hour late, and also struggled with parking however we were able to get free parking after 8pm, And as it was...More

2  Thank jiremi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I dined in the evening with some friends. The restaurant wasn't very busy, so I was surprised that 3 of the dishes off the menu were not available. Service started really slowly, having to wait almost 1hour for 3 starters. One of guests had observed...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Can definitely recommend eating here - good value for Manchester centre with an excellent well cooked choice of food dishes. Scallops/Asian beef/Mushroom Ravioli starters were gorgeous and for mains I would say the Duck/Fish&Chips/Cod were well worth it. Also the Cheesecake and Lemon Cream desserts.....!

Thank LindsayB1830
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Sunday afternoon on a Groupon voucher.Fish and Chips were top notch.The manager was really friendly lovely place to eat,Will definitely be returning....

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We went to this restaurant on a recent Groupon Fish & Chips and Proseco deal. The Podium is in bar area on the ground floor and is very modern and open. Our server asked if we wanted to substitute the Fish & Chips for another...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Where do I start? Booked on Groupon, it was supposed to be a pre dinner meal,as the advert said the deal started at 5pm.When I phoned to book the table,was told that start time was 6pm,therefore too late for the theatre,so transferred my booking to...More

Thank TommyG171
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a recent Groupon deal. The food choice was ample and the food served was well presented and delicious. For a starter my husband had the mushroom ravioli which was very fresh, tasty and melt in the mouth pasta. I...More

Thank Sharron B
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19 April 2017|
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer you on this, but personally I would not step inside the restaurant again, thought it was so poorly organised for such a big company
7 October 2016|
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Response from barry t | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 36 - US$ 144
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
4:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 870 1600
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A casual dining experience, Podium offers guest intimate booth dining, with rich banquettes and Marble Floors. The cuisine is modern international, using local produce. Great for breakfast and ideal for a business lunch, Podium is also perfect for relaxed evening meal before heading to Cloud 23 for a cocktail.
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