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Red's True Barbecue - Manchester

22 Lloyd Street | Albert Square, Manchester M2 5WA, England
+44 161 402 0142
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (226 reviews)
“donut burger” (164 reviews)
“ribs” (412 reviews)
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CUISINES
Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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22 Lloyd Street | Albert Square, Manchester M2 5WA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Looking for a place to have lunch after the hop on hop off bus we found this place and the promise of pulled pork compelled me to get in, and I wasn't disappointed. The meat was great, the pork rinds were spicy and the selection...More

Thank Alfonso F
Reviewed 3 days ago

I happened to have a work trip that brought me to Manchester and as a big BBQ fan (and the holder of a ribs eating record at one stage) I was excited by the prospect of a "4th in the world" best bbq restaurant as...More

Thank Synthespian
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wanted to eat her for ages finally decided to make a trip, well..... wish I had come sooner, food was amazing! Proper tasty meats and lots of it, hubby felt like a proper cave man 🤣, look forward to going back and trying something different!!More

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Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey there! I'm chuffed to ribbons to hear you finally made it here to Red's and that we lived up to expectations! Next time you're about and find yourself with some serious burger cravings I thoroughly recommend the Double Pit Burger! Closest thing to heaven...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited here with a large group of friends on a Saturday night. We were served promptly and the food was delicious! I had the hot burger with a cheesy jalapeño centre and sweet potato fries!! Well worth a visit if your in Manchester for...More

Thank Button1321
Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey Button1321! I'm stoked you had a great time here at Red's Manchester on Saturday! You're braver than I am for tackling the Juicy Lucifer burger (I definitely can't handle the heat!). If you like it hot, make sure you try some of our Triple...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow 6 people birthday meal for Daughters 21st .... told Grandad he'd be eating out of a bin lid....he was made up when it turned up - Had the feast for 6 sharing and wow it was amazing (with some extras! ) Service was amazing...More

Thank Sebnvix
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sebnvix Our feast sharing platter certainly does turn some heads when it comes out in the restaurant, the bin lid is a unique look that we've used for a long time and it never ceases to amaze people. We're glad we could make your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food and service every time I've come. Can't fault anything. Not good for vegans but my god the meat!!!More

Thank cookie89Manchester
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi cookie89Manchester We are always able to cater to vegans and the boys in the kitchen aren't afraid to let their creative sides loose when we do get requests for vegan meals. Although I will admit that as a barbecue and meat restaurant our choice...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the brisket and burnt ends with a side of pulled pork and pit beans to share, and it was a lot of meat! The beans were excellent and all of the food was good. The only criticism we had was that we were...More

Thank Nicola J
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Nicola We've recently changed our menu so that all dishes include fries and slaw as standard sides with other sides being additional extras to accompany your meal. I'm glad you enjoyed everything that you and your party settled on. Hopefully we'll see you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was taken for a suprise birthday meal and was not left disappointed. Food was amazing and cooked to perfection. However shout out has to go to Irish Phil, made our night with great service. No complaints and can't wait to go back again!More

Thank Sandilands93
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sandllands93 We're so glad you enjoyed your time with us at Reds and even more so that you recieved the excellent service that pairs with our wonderful food. We'll make sure to pass on the great feedback to him. We hope you had a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been twice here, the food is nice but it's just far too smokey in there.. I know it's a 'bbq' but I just felt like I couldn't see past the smoke!More

Thank MS20_1000
Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey MS20_1000! Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate all that comes our way, both the good and the not-so, as it helps us to learn, grow and develop as a business. I'm really glad you've enjoyed your meals here but I'm sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a nice plate of pulled pork and fries here last week. Good choice of meats on the menu and prices were very reasonable. Worth a visit if in the city.More

Thank Ajb1207
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for leaving us a review Ajb1207. Glad to hear that you were happy with your pulled pork, and that there was plenty of variation on the menu for you to choose from. Please let us know what we can do to help improve your...More

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Ann O
3 February 2018|
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Response from Hirsty1011 | Reviewed this property |
Doubtful
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Johnny Z
7 September 2017|
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Response from ibatraveling99 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly not sure, although I would doubt that about the food being kosher.
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Jade O
15 August 2017|
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Response from Andy L | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes but advise booking ahead. also nor the Brest for vegetarians in your party. sorry for the delayed response
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Lloyd Street | Albert Square, Manchester M2 5WA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 402 0142
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