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Address: Chorlton & Canal Sts, Manchester, England
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+44 161 236 5529
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Centered around the Canal street area in Manchester is a thriving gay...

Centered around the Canal street area in Manchester is a thriving gay scene, which offers a plethora of bars, clubs, restaurants and other nighttime venues for gays and straights alike.

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We booked our apartment because it was close to this area. We also wanted to pay our respects to the menory of Alan Turing so we visited his statue when we arrived, and just... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LindseyRAuckland
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We booked our apartment because it was close to this area. We also wanted to pay our respects to the menory of Alan Turing so we visited his statue when we arrived, and just before we left. The Gay Village is like similar places everywhere so we felt at home. We were there in the winter, so it was mainly... More 

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Thank LindseyRAuckland
Manchester, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited several of the bars in this vibrant part of the city. My friend hadn't been here for x20 years so pretty much - EVERYTHING had changed. We tried to book DELICATEZZE for Sunday lunch but it was hired for a private party. Struggled to find anywhere else reasonably priced or even find a recommendation from anyone. Went to Oscars... More 

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Thank nickfranklin100
Morecambe, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

lots of bars to visit and some do great food not all very good priced on thr drinks you have to go and see for youe self

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Thank karen w
Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really lively along Canal Street on the weekends. Had fun here and loved all that it had to offer. Good spot for some day drinking in the afternoon as well.

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1 Thank indigo_tide
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

M/cr's gay village is full of bars and junk food places so it tends to be dirty & littered like a lot of the city. Bars open very late, through to the morning so you'll see more than a few drunks. Seems to be popular with hen parties. Quite a few of the 'local' regulars seem to like to perform... More 

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1 Thank Ian P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Let down with the amount of litter, broken bottles, sick and burger wrappers left around the area. Side streets are used as toilets and the urine smell in hot weather is bad.

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2 Thank fred g
Macclesfield, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had my 50th birthday here great friends and champagne will remember this one theres never any trouble and the bar staff in churchill and napoleon are amazing

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1 Thank Julie G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always have an amazing time here, so diverse. Staff are always great, door staff are always great, i don't think once that i have been it has been a bad experience. Manchester and canal street are 2 places i would always recommend going

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1 Thank 215amy
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Terrible .....scruffy ..run down area of manchester..avoid ...ok to walk thru ..but keep walking to deansgate or spinningfields or the northern quarter...sat evening at 9pm and no one was serving food apart from Velvet bar/restaraunt..2 places were actually closed...on a sat night ..PLEASE...get ur act together in the village...most of the bar staff are rude and complacent ,,unless they know... More 

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Thank gazeer
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Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Been here too many times to count over the years, I'm lucky that it's on my doorstep. Hands down the best place to be for gay people and their friends for a night out. Most venues are free to get in, some make a nominal charge over the weekend. If you've never been, do it, you won't regret it!

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