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The Restaurant Bar & Grill

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14 John Dalton Street, Manchester M2 6JR, England
+44 161 839 1999
12:00 - 23:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have eaten at the venue many times over the years the pricing is reasonable and the quality of the food is always top class especially the scallops which are excellent. I would Highly recommend

Thank bracebracebrace
Oldham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my favourite go to place for lunch or dinner in Manchester. The service and food is fabulous and I always eat on the terrace.

Thank lauracashin
Island of Malta, Malta
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped unexpectedly for a drink going back to hotel. The cocktails where excellent and both the bar men and the guest where of a mature type. Music was also good, not too loud. Electric heaters kept the outside area warm enough. Daniel was also helpful in getting is a taxi.

Thank Mark T
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely, cosy, bar/restaurant this place is. We ate on the terrace which has heat lamps and snuggly blankets. We ate a superb beef roast, which was faultless. The staff were super attentive and the cocktails were amazing. See you guys soon. Can't wait

Thank Angela L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A balcony, some heaters, comfortable sofas, brilliant cocktails, good service all add up to a very romantic atmosphere for a night out with your partner in life. Very classy and enjoyable. I have been here multiple times and had the same experience that I described above. They make a nice version of my favourite cocktail as well, Old Fashioned.

Thank Spyros K
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here last night and we used to think very highly of this restraint, we was celebrating a 21st birthday and we all left the venue very disappointed. We sat down to eat at around 20:20pm and we finished the 3course meal at 23:10 so almost 1 hour wait per course and not once was we updated at any... More 

Thank ryan m
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an hour to kill, really friendly staff, cigar friendly terrace, allowed me to smoke my own, also sell some at the bar

Thank Jamaluddin A
Wigan, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good selection of food and some good value lunchtime specials ,miss the Thai green curry though ,don't know why they took it off the menu a few years ago as it was really popular and better than most Thai restaurants around Manchester

Thank dedlegmusic
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41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If I tell you that I went here 2 nights in a row it'll give an indication of the place. Superb staff who know about the food they're serving, lovely atmosphere and the food is delicious.

Thank bhjgyu
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fabulous place. Great food, drink, service and atmosphere. Had mussels to start which were delicious... If you love steak then try the T-Bone!!!! Loved the alfresco dining - even if it was chilly!! Would highly recommend.

Thank Chris M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$38 - US$63
European, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 John Dalton Street, Manchester M2 6JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 1999
Located in the heart of the city centre, on John Dalton Street near Albert Square, you will find the Restaurant Bar and Grill. As the flagship restaurant of the Individual Restaurant Company, this eatery is striking and contemporary in appearance. Situated on two floors, the restaurant provides the ultimate dining experience, with a stunning suspended staircase leading from the long bar to the large first floor restaurant. Attracting a cosmopolitan mix of diners, The Restaurant Bar and Grill is a popular choice for local business men and women as well as visitors to the city. The efficient and welcoming team, coupled with the exceptional selection of food and the lively atmosphere, make this bar and grill a must for dining.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?