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This & That

3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
+44 161 832 4971
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (150 reviews)
“rice” (205 reviews)
“keema” (26 reviews)
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Indian, Fast food, Asian, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I've been a few times, usually on a Saturday evening after quite a few beers. (I'm sure my judgment isn't too distorted). The foods very nice and cheap. The Curry's themselves are ok, some may say are a little bland at times but I like...More

2  Thank ath18
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

When I'm in town I like to pop into This and That for lunch. A couple of weeks ago i called in with my daughters,we had a great meal the keema is second to none and the dhal is delicious. My only problem was I...More

2  Thank lizy0374
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Cheap, friendly and authentic food, I can't believe it took me this long to try this place! Recommend the 3 curries and rice. Would like to go back and try other food!

1  Thank Sadia W
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had a load of food, really tasty and the team were friendly and chatty. I'm used to the London curries of brick Lane, this compares well with that. Very cheap, canteen style seating.

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We visited for dinner with friends who are repeat customers. It was our first time and we thought it was great. Fab freshly cooked curries in a modern setting. Best of all was the price ...£25 for all 4 of us including breads and bahjis....More

Thank Bargainhunter6
Reviewed 27 January 2017

The scrumptious "rice and three curries" I ate at This & That was without doubt the best value lunch Ive had in years. It as a plate of no-nonsense, hearty indian food. The extensive menu changes daily. Rice and three curries from £3.90 (all veg)...More

1  Thank Pethalliwell
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I called in with a couple of work colleagues last week for lunch. The queue was literally out of the door. The place is a bit basic but clean. You can buy different combos of rice with meat/veg curries in pretty much any variation. Or...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had been out for a few drinks and needed something tasty so planned to visit this and that. Its a cafe really with a choice of meat and veggie currys and rice with inexpensive sundries. We had the 3 currys for around £6 chicken...More

1  Thank Katy M
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

True authentic food. Wish it opened in the evening. Excellent don't mind travelling the 8 mile to get there.

1  Thank craigj209
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

my amazing friend lekitta brought me here, she's been coming since she was 6 and the food has gotten EVEN better! i loved my meal and was insanely cheap !!

1  Thank Jade R
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Response from Canicanti | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure it is . They are muslims who own and serve you
steve w
20 July 2017|
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Response from Ryan C | Reviewed this property |
No they serve soft drinks
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Response from Rob B | Reviewed this property |
They don't take bookings - just turn up.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$6
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Soap Street, Manchester M4 1EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 4971
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A family run business established for over 20 years, we're one of Manchester's favourite Indian Curry Houses. We offer a huge choice of delicious curries and are located in the heart of the Northern Quarter, tucked away on Soap Street.
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