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The Drop

356 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AZ, England
+44 161 286 3317
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“curry goat” (33 reviews)
“dumplings” (36 reviews)
“plantains” (24 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
356 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with a couple of friends, when we arrived at 7pm it wasn't very busy but as the night went on more folks arrived which is a testament to how good the food actually is. I ordered the hench box with ackee & saltfish...More

Thank raiya84
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found it odd you had to order your sides separately and this wasn't that clear on the menu. Chicken was OK, if a bit pricey for what it was. There was no gravy with the chicken however which you'd usually expect. The rice was abysmal....More

Thank Rebecca O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered online. Wont be doing so again. Delayed arrival. Raw sweet potato and very weird sugary jerk chicken with loads of lungs attached, unauthentic rice and peas.

1  Thank micearenice
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When writing a review I feel it's best to be 100% honest. When we arrived at the drop it was busy. But the staff seated us and did forget about us so it was a while before we got our first drink. Iman came over...More

Thank Andrea2169
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Jerk chicken, ackee and salt fish and it was delicious. Quirky setting with a laid back vibe, friendly staff and good value. The Grapefruit Ting 👌👌

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a sunday day date on 14.1.18 with my sister the food was amazing and the cocktails were on point. Service was really fast and the waitresses were lovely. Such helpful girls.

Thank daniellesD208ZH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this evening for a belated birthday meal and the food was stunning! I had the veg bench box, loads of vegetarian dishes on one plate. It was delicious! The staff were lovely and the restaurant seems really authentic, very colourful and great reggae music....More

Thank Simone P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing lovely atmosphere great service i would highly recommend this fantastic food it was awesome

Thank jollynikkijo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu here is the worst thing about this place - it's impossible to choose from so many tempting offers. I was lucky to meet the lads who established this place, and they clearly care a lot about their food. Delicious, fresh, bursting with flavour,...More

1  Thank ManchMunch88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a nice bite the food was exellent and the Manager Dan couldn't help enough and was such a lovely chap. Definatly will be back and would highly recomend!

Thank Tobias B
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Questions & Answers
Sarah Y
10 November 2017|
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Response from Hannah R | Reviewed this property |
Nope but loads of street parking.
13 January 2017|
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Response from EzS356 | Property representative |
Indeed it is, both.
5 October 2015|
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Response from Pippalata | Reviewed this property |
Hello - not sure - there is an outside eating area at the front so maybe the dog could sit out there with you - I'd check before you go telephone - 07545874579
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
1:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M21 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester>  > Chorlton
  • Neighbourhood: Chorlton
  • Phone Number: +44 161 286 3317
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