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78-88 High Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1ES, England
+44 161 828 8700
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible15%
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Bar, International, Pub
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78-88 High Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1ES, England
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went for cocktails with 3 friends as a birthday treat we were ignored by one member of staff and the other one only looked up from chatting when we had to shout him

Thank JaneyB007
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I bought the groupon voucher online to get 4 cocktails for £15, and became apprensive about visiting after reading the reviews which said they were unwelcoming to people using vouchers - however I think they others may have been visitors may have been drinking in...More

Thank cb1195
WalrusManager, Manager at Tusk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear cbolger95 Wow! Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review. I am thrilled you enjoyed your voucher and experience and I will personally pass on your kind comments regarding service to the Tusk team. As you can see through previous...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017

I purchased a voucher for tusk from Groupon for 4 cocktails & the value of each cocktail was £8 but as the £8 cocktails were not appealing we decided on more expensive ones and were happy to pay the difference, however when we came to...More

Thank tamb076
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Visited last week and will not be going back. Arrived at 12.30 to find it closed, though it advertises opening at 12. Came back a few hours later with a groupon deal for 4 cocktails up to the value of £8 each. Approached the bar...More

Thank Natalie H
WalrusManager, Manager at Tusk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Natalie B, It is unfortunate that on this occasion you did not have the same experience as so many of our other Groupon guests had! This offer was one of our most popular deals and we received excellent feedback on both service and drinks....More

Reviewed 30 May 2017

Thanks to Jack and Nathan for making our late afternoon treat so enjoyable. Great value cocktails and lovely food.

Thank Janice P
WalrusManager, Manager at Tusk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Janice P! Thank you so much for the 5* review! I will ensure your kind words about Jack and Nathan are received! Kind regards, Georgina

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Oliver our bar tender for making our cocktail class amazing!! Also Casey Jo for organising!

Thank MrsO041215
WalrusManager, Manager at Tusk, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mrso041215, Thanks for the feedback and 5* review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your masterclass! We must admit they are so much fun! I hope to see you again in the future, Kind regards Georgina

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Called in one Saturday night a couple of weeks ago. Bought 4 cocktails, which were delicious and ordered food. Music in the background was of an average level, however, this all changed at 7pm when it was cranked up to an ear busting level! I'm...More

Thank Sueymar13
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Such a brilliant bartender, absolutely made our night. Go to this bar, so much genuine manc fun! Go Steve!

Thank sarahaprilrose
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Great midweek visit. The drinks were tasty and the atmosphere was lively. Staff were lovely, in particular Steve. Thanks!

Thank Clarissa L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Tusks Manchester last night 18th March 2017 with friends as we had tickets for Elbow concert and wanted food & couple of drinks before show. We found a table bought cocktails ordered food & all sat down to chill,chat & have fun....... The Chilling,chat...More

Thank Michelle C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, International, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 02:00
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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