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Via

28-30 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3EZ, England
+44 161 236 6523
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Sunday Lunch with mates

Sunday Lunch was really really lovely and the staff treated us well.we had few beers before and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Neil H
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Finally, a gay bar that plays gay music

Just wanted to mention that the DJ was fantastic on Friday night. It’s becoming more and more rare... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LivinJoy
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Centered around the Canal street area of Manchester is this thriving gay-friendly bar and club.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible27%
Travellers talk about
“drag act” (2 reviews)
“lively bar” (2 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 3:00 am
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28-30 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3EZ, England
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+44 161 236 6523
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday Lunch was really really lovely and the staff treated us well.we had few beers before and after our meal and we even got a Easter egg pudding for free.

Thank Neil H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to mention that the DJ was fantastic on Friday night. It’s becoming more and more rare to hear gay interest pop music from the 80s-00s in gay bars these days as DJs try to stay “relevant” by hammering the latest urban and EDM...More

Thank LivinJoy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So, so disappointed my daughter in law is at university of Manchester so as a family we decided we would visit, but we were refused entry as we was a group of 6 daughter in law walked in we were right behind and was refused...More

Thank julieh152017
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Had another brilliant night out on Friday again the music was awesome and the lighting brilliant, I wanted to thank your lighting guy for taking the time to come and help me and my mate who were being harassed by some very drunk lads, as...More

Thank Yamaha0410
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Went for Sunday Lunch at Via and really glad we did the roast dinner was splendid and will defo be going back.

Thank Neil H
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Sunday Lunch. What an improvement on what it used to be. Our waiter Tim was brilliant. In the past I would not have recommend it, but now I definitely do.

Thank collinslad
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Had an absolutely brilliant night - music was brilliant the lighting show was awesome staff were so pleasant! Looking forward to coming again!!!

Thank Bose5711
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Popped in for a post meal drink and it was very well decorated for Christmas. They have done a good job. A nice crowd in on a Sunday afternoon - not too noisy and everyone happy. Service excellent. Nice to see this place is holding...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Bought a round and bar tender took umbridge over asking about mixers and deliberately served mixers only with no alcohol in them. Then refused to taste the drinks in order to illustrate.

Thank Andrew-Warner
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 5pm well before the rush to be greated with 3 team members and 3 guest at the end off the bar area .... no eye contact whatsoever then guy came and served me ... nice guy friendly etc ... point im making .....More

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