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Thornberries Bar and Grill

) #1,246 of 1,824 Restaurants in Manchester €€ - €€€ , , British
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
+44 161 643 8880
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible18%
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Bar, Pub, British, Gastropub
€€ - €€€
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in for lunch. It was very quiet so was surprised when the waitress got the order wrong and the length of time it took for the food to arrive. That being said the food was OK but nothing special. Needs a bit more proffessionalism.More

1  Thank StanleyBumfluff1
Jennifer S, Owner at Thornberries Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I apologise for the waitress getting your order wrong and the length of time you waited for your food. I appericate your feedback and I will be looking into them being more efficient and professional in their approach with customers. Also yesterday was Monday and...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

After receiving my overpriced pint, was flat. Had to argue with the bar manager to have it changed. Got told " won't be changing another one, if it's flat tough!" Terrible attitude. Will be staying away.

1  Thank Middletonman
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I've been several times now both with mates and kids. It's been between 13:00-15:00 and always plenty of seats. Service good and no complaints about the food or drink. Good offer on the 2 4 1 which I tend to get. Overall it's worth a...More

Thank Mrcpphotography
Reviewed 16 March 2017

3 friends arrived just before 7.30 ( I knew they stopped serving food at 8pm). Asked for a table and was told when they checked with the chef that he was busy so they wouldn't give us a table. Never been refused a table at...More

2  Thank Jean M
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Good choice of food, pleasant surroundings & helpful staff made the whole afternoon a very enjoyable experience. Will definitely be back.

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We visited just before christmas for a family meal whilst passing. The food was good the prices were as expected and the staff were lovely. We will be visiting again.

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We go here about once a month. The food and service is always good and there are specials and a meal deal most days. The chicken of the day is usually a good option and the Sunday roasts are also great. Prosecco on draft at...More

Thank paulac32
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Eat here quiet a bit with friends for lunch ,it is always nice.They do freshly prepared pub snacks or larger meals. Service can be a bit slow at times as there only ever seems to be one person serving ,sometimes two. Hot roast beef sandwiches...More

Thank janegartside
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We have been to thornberries twice, first time we had the 2 for 1 menu early evening, I had the chilli my husband the chicken both meals were lovely. The second time we had 3 courses for £15 each meal was excellent we couldn't fault...More

Thank Kenneth G
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were looking for a quick lunch and not expecting a great meal. The salmon salad and brunch special, poached eggs on spinach, were excellent. The waiting time was short and the staff pleasant and professional.

Thank David K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Bar, Pub, British, Gastropub
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 643 8880
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We are a restaurant and bar serving good quality food and drinks. Our food is freshly made on site, we have a stone-base pizza oven serving freshly made pizza to order. We also serve quality beer and wine. We have friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We cater for any functions and also have live artist on.
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