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The Slug and Lettuce

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Ground Floor, Heron House | Albert Square, Manchester M2 5HD, England
+44 161 839 3604
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09:00 - 22:30
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Sun 09:00 - 22:30
Mon - Thu 09:00 - 23:00
Fri 09:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Kilkenny
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a drink in the Slug and Lettuce on Thursday 16th March. Very good prices, clean, nice clientele.

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Thank GraceSKilkenny
Manchester, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fab place great seating both inside and out. Welcoming staff very helpful and pleasant. Great prices and cocktails are brill! Nice to sit outside and people watch! Definitely worth a visit!

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Thank 187069Naga_28
Barnsley UK
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant for all day 2 for 1 cocktails plus you can sit and people watch all day. It's in a central location so handy for all the shops too.

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Thank SallyK71
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving a review. We're so glad you enjoyed. People watching in the surrounds of the Town Hall's Gothic architecture with a cocktail or two is never a bad thing! More 

1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We visited in for some lunch and as it was Valentine's day we decided to treat ourself with Valentines day's set menu! The food was delicious and came out quick! The drinks were even better especially that they are 2-4-1!

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Thank Aiste J
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

We're thrilled you enjoyed your valentines lunch and the rose! I hope the evenining was equally enjoyable More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Booked in for tea. Not bad choice on menu, mostly burgers, chicken etc but all food was nice, service for drinks was slow but it was busy so we didn't mind. Would definitely go again.

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Thank Karen9270
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm glad you enjoyed your time with us; we'll get a rush on the dispense team for your next visit More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Had late lunch here atmosphere is brilliant staff very warm and friendly and food is excellent this is second vist will definitely go back

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Thank kazzer2686
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

I'm glad the team looked after you well and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We met here for a meal after some DIY at my daughters flat one evening. I was told that this was a nice place and had no idea that it was part of a large chain. We were seated straight away and asked what drinks we wanted. We ordered food an 10 minutes later we were eating. The Food tasted... More 

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Thank GaryBeale
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

I hope the sustenance aided the DIY! We're really pleased you enjoyed your time with us. That's a great tip on the car park too, thanks! More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Went to this restaurant with a group of 8 colleagues for a meal. This is a nice Slug & Lettuce in comparison to some, the decor was good and fresh. It was extremely empty but it was a Tuesday night in January. Apart from us there were about 10 other people in the whole place and as you would expect... More 

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Thank Andrew Y
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Eek! I'm so sorry about your roulade. I'm glad you enjoyed the rest of your time with us though. Let me know when you are in next so that we can fix the dessert debarcle More 

Todmorden, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I booked our works Christmas party here for a group of 18 of us. It was a Monday so food was 50%off and the cocktails are always buy one get one free so the value was amazing. The staff were great and couldn't do enough for us. As you can imagine 18 people all ordering cocktails can be a nightmare,... More 

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SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

We absolutely LOVED having you all! We all know what it's like having to work in the industry over the festive season and we're thrilled that we could help you and your team celebrate your belated Christmas with us More 

Malaga
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175 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I love visiting this bar as they really do serve the best Martinis in Manchester and even better they are two for one every day. Close to where we stay in Spinningfields so a must if you are in the area. Can get very busy.

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Thank malagamolly
SlugAlbertSq, Manager at The Slug and Lettuce, responded to this review

Our team put blood, sweat and tears (not literally) into our porn star martinis. They help keep down the bingo wings and build up the muscles, they do that many. It's great to know how well received tehy are and loved by all! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ground Floor, Heron House | Albert Square, Manchester M2 5HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 3604

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?