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Gorilla

54-56 Whitworth Street West, Manchester M1 5WW, England
+44 161 826 2998
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (49 reviews)
“burger” (64 reviews)
“sunday roast” (31 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
54-56 Whitworth Street West, Manchester M1 5WW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Gorilla as my daughter was at a concert over the road in the 02 Ritz. Upon arrival we were acomadated for our desired seating position. We were then greeted by Liv who was excellent, the gluten free options are very limited but Liv...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorilla used to have the best burgers in town, Staropramen on tap and a fantastic, vibey atmosphere. Now the place has gone from bad to worse- we gave it a third, last chance recently and were massively disappointed - again. Gristly, poor quality beef patties,...More

Thank slate13
MissionMars, General Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Slate13, I'm really sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your most recent visit to us here at Gorilla, we try extremely hard to make sure that everyone who chooses to dine with us has the best experience they possibly can. I'l try and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been for Sunday evening meal brilliant as usual , John with the insane moustache , was our waiter , what a brilliant guy , polite fun and made the whole thing great, thanks again your a star!!!!!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for such great feedback! We're happy you love John's insane moustache just as much as we do. We look forward to your next visit with us! Team Gorilla x

Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had a great Sunday lunch. The food was hot, tasty and plentiful. The staff were friendly and attentive without imposing. The atmosphere is great. We were a party of mixed ages celebrating 3 birthdays and we all agreed it was a great place to...More

Thank Harrison1708
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Harrison, Thanks for the brilliant feedback. We love that your party chose to celebrate three birthday's with us and hope you join us again for more! Team Gorilla x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here last Monday, the food is always good but this time I had a chicken sandwich. This was the best chicken sandwich (burger) I think I’ve ever had. Service is also good, although it can be difficult to get a table at peak...More

Thank chazamn
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey Chaz, We're happy to hear your love for our Fried Chicken Sandwich - it's a crowd favourite! See you again soon, Team Gorilla

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Gorilla. I've probably eaten there maybe 5 times since it opened, but this was my first ever brunch. On a Sunday. And there was a DJ. Make of that what you will. Firstly - it was quite busy on the Sunday that we...More

Thank kateattat
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kate, Thanks for your feedback! We apologise that there were a few issues with your meal, but are happy to hear you still enjoyed your visit with us. If you'd like to discuss this further, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff are terrible; extremely ignorant. Bad; cold food. Unclean environment. Bad music. Wouldn’t bother.More

Thank Charlotte R
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Charlotte R, I'm assuming this is the same Charlotte R from the previous 1 star post that rightfully got removed. (if it isn't, I apologise profusely and advise you to stop reading now) This post will also be getting reported (although you've craftily mentioned...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as a group and there were 3 small kids with us. Service was a little slow because it was so busy but the staff couldn’t have been nicer and really tried to make up for it. The roast beef was honestly the best...More

Thank 24minilu
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that service was a little slow for you but happy that your food and our DJ's made up for it! We hope you join us again soon to feast on more beef roast's! The Gorilla Team...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as they had a January food deal. Was a little disappointed as I ordered the halloumi and aubergine burger and it was pretty average, the lettuce was hot and soggy and pretty grim. Nothing particularly exciting about the food so I’m in no...More

Thank Charlotte P
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Charlotte, Sorry to hear you were disappointed by the Halloumi and Aubergine Burger when you last visited- its usually a popular dish on the menu! Ill pass on your feedback to our Kitchen team. Hope to see you back soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked easily online. Greeted warmly by doorman and lady on desk. Seated straight away and put in a booth by the side as requested. It took a while before anyone came to take a drinks order but it was pretty busy and a Friday night;...More

Thank sumeister
MissionMars, Manager at Gorilla, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey! Thank you for leaving us some feedback from you visit- sorry to hear you experienced a bit of a delay with ordering and food arriving. Glad to hear your husband enjoyed his veggie burger but apologies about your steak! Next time you fancy a...More

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Georgina F
24 January 2018|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I would say they would’ve fine but would depend on what type of people are attracted to that music. But if your considering taking a child then it’s not going to be a drug fuelled rave, etc lol 😂
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Miss C
15 August 2017|
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Response from MissionMars | Property representative |
We do welcome animals yes.
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Scottygees
23 April 2017|
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Response from MissionMars | Property representative |
11.30am Mon-Fri and 9.30am Weekends
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54-56 Whitworth Street West, Manchester M1 5WW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 826 2998
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