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Expo Lounge

Didsbury Manchester M20 2DR Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 2DR, England
+44 161 448 2141
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (33 reviews)
“tapas” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Didsbury Manchester M20 2DR Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 2DR, England
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1 - 10 of 270 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Disastrous makeover. Iconic 60s art replaced with ??? Awful. Luckily staff remain which is a bonus. Buttermilk chicken overcooked but edible. Another corporate addition where there was once a vibrant and different ber/lounge/restaurant

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a Saturday evening. Very busy and no wonder. We shared a wondeful tapas of chicken and chorizo, meatballs and hummus. Generous portion of bread. I had a great flat white and my wife enjoyed her tea. She has soya milk and no problem...More

Thank Hillarion
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant restaurant on the main street in Didsbury Village. Good selection of food choices, especially for my friend who is coeliac and she loved the extensive Gluten Free menu. This old furniture shop turned restaurant gives a nod to its heritage by utilising a hotch...More

Thank Kelly H
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Kelly H, Thank you so much for taking the time to write some feedback! We're really proud of our gluten free menu and what we can offer so we're glad you and your friend had a great time! I'll pass on your lovely comments...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

Me and my partner came here last night for dinner and cocktails. My primary reason for choosing this place was because of the cocktail menu, and when my brother rang up to make a reservation for us, he was told we can just turn up...More

Thank Princess-Tashy
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2018

Hi Princess-Tashy, What a lovely thing to read on a dreary Monday afternoon! Your review was delightful, so thank you very much. We're so glad we managed to tick all of the boxes for you! It's great to hear when you think we've done a...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

called in here again at the Expo Lounge for Lunch as it was so great last time. We had chunky vegetable soup and Tapas, all freshly home made and were delicious. our servers and waitress were all well trained, informative, friendly and curteous. Our food...More

Thank Davidcamm
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Hi Davidcamm, Wow! We can't thank you enough for leaving such a kind review on us. I'll be sure to pass on your incredible feedback to the team, chefs and servers alike! We're so glad you liked our home made soups... it happens to be...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Great Gluten Free menu and really good value compared to other places in the area. There is alao a Vegan menu and lots of healthy food options. Nice relaxed atmosphere, friendly and attentive staff and a nice place to meet local dogs!More

Thank Cat F
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Catherine F, We can't thank you enough for leaving such a delightful review! We're so very proud of our gluten free and vegan menus - they're just great, so it's wonderful to hear you think the same! I'll pass on your lovely feedback to...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Called in early Saturday night for a quick bite with my family. A party of 4. We found the service, help and advice 1st class and the food very tasty. If there is an improvement to be had it could be in the size of...More

Thank Roy5952
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Hi Roy5952, Thanks so much for leaving us a lovely write up. We love hearing feedback from all guests, but especially when it's as nice as yours! If you ever feel your plate is a little on the small side again, please notify one of...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Very rude staff. just went in. 8 people and my sister heavily pregnant, not bothered to seat us. Giving tables of 4 away so how were we supposed to sit? Left after 20 minutes of we. Very rude unhelpful staff. Very dark dingy place found...More

Thank Rina G
Expo L, Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Hi Rina G, I'm so sorry to hear about your recent visit to Expo Lounge. Our main aim is to make sure every single guest leaves happy and I'm saddened to hear this wasn't the case with yourself. If you'd be so kind as to...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

First time visiting Expo Lounge and as a vegan was thrilled with a full vegan menu. There were 8 of us dining so we ordered separately. Food didn’t arrive at the same time or even close to one another, even though some meals were the...More

Thank milnife
Expo L, General Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Milnife, thanks for taking the time to write a review, if you could email me at Gmexpo@thelounges.co.uk to discuss your visit further I'd greatly appreciate it. kind regards Lucy Silcock General Manager

Reviewed 31 December 2017

Attended on Friday 29/12/2017 with partner at 13:30. Ordered 2 diet coke drinks which were so ludicrously watered down it was almost embarrassing, on previous occasions the soft drinks were more palatable. Perhaps it was just an isolated incident of the bar not using enough...More

Thank Hungrymancunian
Expo L, General Manager at Expo Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Hi Hungrymancunian, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. I'm so sorry you feel that your experience wasn't as good as your last. If you ever have an issue with your food or drinks simply let the staff know so we can resolve...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 17
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Didsbury Manchester M20 2DR Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 2DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 448 2141
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Description
Expo Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe/bar open all-day everyday where families, friends, and locals can come for a coffee, a drink, or something to eat in a relaxed comfortable environment.
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