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Matt and Phred's Jazz Club

$$ - $$$, Pizza
64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
+44 161 273 5495
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (59 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
“booked a table” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just to warn you, which the venue warned us when we booked, not all evenings are actually jazz. However the (non-jazz) live band was really good fun and got lots of people dancing. House wine under £20 a bottle and cocktails good. A great evening.

Thank Jo T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Billed as a Jazz club, Matt and Phreds have, perhaps understandably, sacrificed customers satisfaction over the weekends to cram and stuff as many people into their venue as possible to maximise their profit. The website DOES recommend you book on the weekend, but this isn’t...More

Thank Y_Blaidd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday evening around 830 and was greeted by a lovely lady Clare on the front desk. She told us she would find us a table if one became free and luckily it did. We could have the table all night and...More

Thank Heather D
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Heather, Thank you for your lovely review. I shall pass your comments onto Vic, the waitress too. Here's the number to book a table on your next visit, 0161 273 5495. Best wishes, Claire GM

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy at 1700 on Saturday, excellent songstress kept us entertained- Mancunian but accompanied her very English piano chords with an American soul voice. Lots of background noise but then all enjoying an early evening out. Happy hour offering of pizzas with two drinks is...More

Thank Stephen D
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Stephen, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the club. The early evening Saturday solo gigs do get busy but hopefully it didn't put you off returning to the club. I also noticed your drinks had been replaced and I'm...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Matt and Phred's is a lovely jazz club with a good atmosphere and great live music. Drinks are good and it seems like they do good food deals too although I didn't have any! Only downside is that it isn't very cosy- the seating is...More

Thank Mala K
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your review of the club. Next time you visit, please try the Happy Hour Free Pizza Deal. It's very popular! I'm sorry to hear the club was uncomfortable and cold. It does get very warm when we are busy so I...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

Me and my partner went here for a jazz night, on a Saturday. We booked a table, which I would say is the best thing to do on a weekend as it can get very busy. Whilst we were there, we had food and many...More

Thank JackonFrodo
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review of the club. Good to hear you booked a table as we do get very busy. I shall pass you comments onto the Team too. It's always good to give them great feedback as they work really hard!...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

I don't know where to begin with what was a fabulous evening all thanks to the team at Matt and Phred's. I decided to book a table here for my partner's birthday as I'd heard good things on both Trip Advisor and Facebook, safe to...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Sarah, Thank you for your lovely review of the club. I'm glad to hear you booked a table as we do get busy. Alex is a new member of staff and he's fit in so well. I shall be sure to pass your great...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017

Brilliant service, friendly people and great food. The band was excellent and all in all it was a great evening.

Thank pamela l
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review Pamela. We hope you visit the club again. Best wishes, Claire Turner GM

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went on a Tuesday night upon recommendation by locals. This place was amazing! The amazing two-man band felt like a whole orchestra and attracted a crowd of dancers. No entry fee, competently mixed cocktails at a good price, free (very tasty) pizza with any...More

Thank Oltnerin
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review of the club. I'm happy to hear you made use of our Happy Hour Deals and that you enjoyed the pizzas. I shall pass your comments onto the Chef and Bar Team. The band who played, The David...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We've been here a few times now (recommended in an article we read by Juan Mata). There's great music 6 nights a week and only a small cover charge at weekends. The bands change all the time and we love the jam sessions when people...More

Thank Foodange
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hello, Thank you for your review of the club. It's good to have feedback on the table bookings during the week. I shall make sure it is brought up at the next staff meeting as I agree, it's not fair for people to hold tables...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 13
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 273 5495
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Description
Matt & Phred's is a long established live music venue, situated in Manchester's trendy Northern Quarter. Over the years the likes of Sneaky, Kit Downes, Marius Neset, Manu Delago, the Dagda Quartet, Jamie Cullum and even Adele have graced the stage in our little neighbourhood joint.Most notably known for showcasing the best in local and international Jazz, Matt & Phred's offers much, much more. We still have live music gigs 6 nights a week, encompassing the likes of Jazz, Folk, Gypsy, Electro, Salsa, Swing, World and even a little bit of Ska.As well as being able to see some amazingly talented musicians, our bar and kitchen team are also at the top of their game. If you enjoy cocktails then this is the place to be. We also have a cracking wine list with featured wines of the month and of course anyone who has ever been to the club knows just how good the pizzas are and at weekends we have added specials to tantalise your taste buds!Matt & Phred's is a great local hangout so whether you fancy a pint and a pizza after work, a night out with friends or just fancy dropping in to see what's going on you won't be disappointed!See you at the club soon!
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