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78-88 High Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1ES, England
+44 161 828 8700
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Today
12:00 - 02:00
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 12:00 - 00:00
Thu 12:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Showing 48: English reviews
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch here ion a Saturday. Excellent service. Had 5 Sliders, very impressed. Simple but delicious food. Friendly bar man , very helpful.

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Thank minycoedpeter
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Went for a quick meal before heading the cinema, ordered and it came fairly quickly but were very shocked at how small the portions were. The burgers are tiny and my partner and I were left leaving hungry still. However, the place is very nice, and the man behind the bar was helpful when the card machine wasn't working and... More 

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Thank TAARM
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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69 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The staff here were extremely friendly, the cocktails well done and imaginative, and the food of exceptional quality. It is not fancy and the menu selections are limited and changing, but they served me one of the best burgers I have ever eaten!

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Thank Patrick F
Shifnal, England, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

New to Manchester, I saw this place on a visit Manchester website. Not disappointed! Food was reasonably priced and fairly swift, tasty too! Meatball pizza was delicious. The decor of this place was nice, dim lighting, candles and copper covered tables. It works! The best part of this bar was the cocktails. The guy behind the bar was a wizard,... More 

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Thank Joseph H
Warrington, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Never been here before and had a great time. Good food and drinks, would have been better if they had draft beer down stairs. Nice atmosphere for a bar, good amount of seating

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Thank SJG2004
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

My daughter was 18 today but did not want a fuss just a quiet meal, so we ended up in this amazing place, Holly greeted us as we walked in and was just amazing through out the meal so friendly and attentive, the food was so delicious so much to choose from something for everyone. Thanks for a great evening... More 

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Thank Elaine B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here yesterday afternoon/evening and as always beautifully crafted cocktails! We tried quite a few although my husband became pretty hooked on Sex Panther lol! Nice bar and ambience in the fabulous northern quarter, food looked good too but we had just eaten or would have given that a whirl to! Thanks tusk for the lush drinks!

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Thank LJO71
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Visited here on Saturday with family never been before but we had wowcher vouchers for cocktails. Good selection of cocktails on offer and a very nice bar African themed. Decided to go for The Lion and The Turtle cocktails and was not disappointed The Lion being my favourite this was ginger beer and lemongrass vodka would recommend this one very... More 

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Thank Anderton2014
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wowcher deal for four cocktails so excellent value. Was advised to book and was happy to find a table waiting for us. Had to order all four drinks at the same time and due to the nature of cocktails they took a little time to mix but where definitely worth the wait.

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Thank Verdivc
Manchester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Tusk is an odd set up. When you enter, you feel quite awkward trying to find somewhere to sit. All the tables are awkwardly positioned either by the door you enter in (constantly being blasted with cold air), against a wall four feet from the bar (no privacy and a constant queue of people), by the internal walk way between... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, International, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-88 High Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1ES, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 828 8700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?