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Kro - Old Abbey Inn

61 Pencroft Way, Manchester M15 6AY, England
+44 161 232 9796
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good65%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub
61 Pencroft Way, Manchester M15 6AY, England
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Reviews (27)
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This venue is listed as permanently closed but I assure you it has re-opened under new management. I attended an social enterprise event last night at this pub in Guildhall Close and was very impressed by location being just off main bus routes and only...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Visited Friday evening for a couple of pints. Interesting cask ale from Leeds. I tried the house Porter named for the band Galivantes who apparently are involved in the running/ownership of the place. Beer was good but I was behaving so only had 2 pints....More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a lovely pub which we visited in winter. It had a roaring fire and we pre-booked for a leaving do. Staff had it well organised and catering was quick. I personally preferred the Ducie as I thought the atmosphere was friendlier, but all...More

Thank NManchester87
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Introduced to this place by colleagues at the University of Manchester, returning with my wife as first experience so good. This is a ridiculously good place to eat, great staff and food outstanding. You wouldn't know this pub existed, its a short walk from Oxford...More

3  Thank GBinGB
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Peaceful spot, cold pint of beer, tasty free food from the BBQ - nice spot for a Friday evening with colleagues.

2  Thank WilliamFletcher
Reviewed 4 September 2015

After attending the Manchester Dental Hospital and seriously looking for food we came across this gem. Five drinks cost us £8 and entitled us to 5 small plates and help yourself buffet. There was enough on the plate to satisfy our hunger and the food...More

1  Thank Veronica J
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We went here for a works lunch. The place is very pleasant - it has a real pub feel which is nice for a change. I was able to order via email and pre book the table and the time the food would be ready....More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Popped there for lunch with a friend and was really surprised at the great quality of the food and really good value too. I had an amazing falafel salad with home made mint dip - very good size portion and was £6 what a bargain!...More

Thank chloe g
Reviewed 29 June 2015

I came here over 2 yrs ago, and thankfully, its improved. Portions still enormous and very good value. We only had 30mins to be back at the office and the friendly staff accommodated the 4 of us, including 3 large take-away meals in no time....More

Thank dalton1skiing
Reviewed 17 June 2015

I've been to the Old Abbey a few times, either for the good-value brekkie, or in my lunch-hour, and always come away feeling full ! The service is friendly, prices reasonable, and a nice selection of beers and ciders in bottles, with Krombacher on draught....More

Thank 206pawelm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 24
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Pencroft Way, Manchester M15 6AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester>  > Chorlton
  • Neighbourhood: Chorlton
  • Phone Number: +44 161 232 9796
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