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The Bar

) #998 of 1,822 Restaurants in Manchester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
533 Wilbraham Road, Manchester M21 0UE, England
+44 161 861 7576
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
“pies” (4 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
533 Wilbraham Road, Manchester M21 0UE, England
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Reviews (51)
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I didn't realise this bar had recently changed but I can see from other reviews. It didn't seem like a new bar when I was there. A bit dark and dingy inside but a small beer garden at the back which was ok. I thought...More

Thank rebeccalw21
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The Bar was my local, a fantastic bar with a decent selection of beers, decent(ish) food and giant sized coffees if you wanted to spend a Sunday afternoon watching the beards and beanies of Chorlton go about their day to day whilst enjoying a coffee....More

Thank Ryan O
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Had a great night again! at the new Chorlton Tap! Really welcoming by all staff, great music, great food and vibe. Really like the cheese plate, thanks for the re-make, we're coming back - and it seems like others are too now. Thanks for the...More

Thank Redig0
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I had been going to give a fairly gently if critical review of this fave bar of many decades after our first visit since the revamp. However, having been again tonight and walked out, I'm not feeling so generous. The main reason for going back...More

1  Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I thinkThe Bar has changed hands as it now has a sign saying "Chorlton Tap" outside it and there seemed to be a few cosmetic changes. Where the real damage has been done is that there is a near enough "non menu". This came as...More

Thank remfan
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I do not often go in the bar as I have a very good bar near me, the 'Hilary Step'. I went in for a quick pint so ordered Krombacher, the barman was terse and seemed not to care about the customers. While he was...More

2  Thank NoizBoi
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Saturday night visit for dinner. The Bar is a friendly, welcoming place and has a very good range of real ales and ciders. The beers I had were very good, well kept hand pulled IPAs. Food - there is s good range of pies on...More

Thank MoleCatcher J
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We stopped going to the Bar for food after a highly disappointing lunch experience last year. We returned last week for dinner and were absolutely amazed by the improvements. Our food was great.Fantastic soup with warm home made bread; great pie, great chips. All my...More

Thank Crumpet2009
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Once again visited The Bar whilst visiting family in the area. Lovely porter on tap and tasty wholesome food. If you like real ales this is definitely worth a visit.Be aware that they only serve food till 8.30pm on Sundays.

Thank UkBritAbroad
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

First time at this bar I was looking forward to a home cooked Sunday dinner with all the trimmings. I had read reviews previously and was eager to try. Me and my family love nothing more than a reasonably priced venue that does a delicious...More

Thank Katie Cake A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 533 Wilbraham Road, Manchester M21 0UE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 861 7576
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