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This & That

3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
+44 161 832 4971
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (139 reviews)
“rice” (172 reviews)
“keema” (21 reviews)
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Indian, Fast food, Asian, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
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Reviews (473)
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141 - 150 of 473 reviews

Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Best curry house in Manchester. You don't get better... Original 3 curry and rice. Can recommend everything they serve.

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

The original 3 and rice curry venue in Manchester. Great for a quick, cheap, satisfying and authentic curry. Don't be put off by the appearance!

Thank Nafficionado
Reviewed 16 March 2016

how a curry should be, very tasty, very simple, very good value for money. Been here a long time you wouldn't even know it was there so go find it

Thank ManchesterPigdog
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Far better than some of the pricey places you visit for Indian food. For under 5 pounds you can eat a hearty and satisfying meal. Though the first look of the place can be a put off, but once you have tasted the food, and...More

1  Thank iyer_kaushik
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Brilliant as always, nothing better than having a big curry for brunch. As always well recommended please try it and don't worry about surroundings.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Great for grabbing a great curry before a concert or a gig. Indian cafe style, welcoming, friendly and great value. Only negative was that one of us is a purist vegan - which is why we'd come along in the first place - and she...More

Thank ChCath
ThisAndThatCafe, Public Relations Manager at This & That, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2016

Hi Cath! All our veggie curries are vegan friendly - what was your friend's concern? Thanks!

Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Run by friendly, smiling people serving up delicious food, we had two meals & two onion bhajis for £10.80 with a complementary jug of water with lots of veggie & meat options to suit us both. The place itself is basic with plastic tables &...More

1  Thank nicola c
Reviewed 18 February 2016

great food not overpriced .Good choices .Not the Your high class curry house but I go on the fact good value for money good service .Really get a good amount for Your money .I would use this place and also take other friends and family...More

1  Thank Benny S
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The place looks a shocker from outside, a back alley curry house, first impressions not good. Inside isn't too much better to be honest, very basic - it was clean though. However the food on show looked fantastic and the queues speak for themselves. The...More

1  Thank DurhamPitLad
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Went to This and That today. Had 3 veggie curries and rice for £3.60. Yes, you read the price correctly. Tasty food. Fills you up. Have been a few times always on a Saturday. Only gripe is that I can only get there on a...More

Thank AR1712
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you need to book a table?
7 December 2016|
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Response from Rob B | Reviewed this property |
They don't take bookings - just turn up.
Are you dog friendly?
22 July 2016|
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Response from Ibbo B | Reviewed this property |
don't think so - have never seen a hound in there. They prefer Winalot to Keema.
Do you do Vegan food?
17 February 2016|
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Response from angemala |
They do. If you visit their website, the curries listed in green colour are vegan.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 5
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Cash Only, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:00
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 4971
  • E-mail
A family run business established for over 20 years, we're one of Manchester's favourite Indian Curry Houses. We offer a huge choice of delicious curries and are located in the heart of the Northern Quarter, tucked away on Soap Street.
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