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The Bay Horse Pub - CLOSED

35-37 Thomas Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1NA, England
+44 161 669 5799
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
1 Apr 2017
“Amazing Cocktails!!”
6 Sep 2016
“Lunch out and shopping ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
35-37 Thomas Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1NA, England
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21 - 30 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 29 April 2014

My girlfriend and I went for lunch at The Bay Horse yesterday, a Monday (which happens to be half price food day!), on a one-off visit to Manchester. We are both vegetarian and therefore often enter pubs and leave after looking at an underwhelming menu,...More

1  Thank Sean F
Reviewed 23 April 2014 via mobile

We had been before for drinks only, this was the first time to visit the Bay Horse for food with friends, we all was amazed at the quality of food we received, at reasonable price, got to thank friendly chef Rick who was more than...More

Thank Nala69
Reviewed 2 April 2014

Second meal at the Bay Horse and this time I took my mam for Mothers Day and fortunately (for me!) she ate for free. So we made up for that in wine! We opted for the house red which was very drinkable and very reasonable....More

Thank gwen f
Reviewed 1 April 2014 via mobile

Expensive drinks. Barstaff not very friendly seems like a big chore to pull you a pint. 3 of them (females) miserable as sin. Toilets vile.

1  Thank whydothat
Reviewed 26 March 2014

I'd like to share my experience with you. I've been living in Manchester for 6 months, I'm Italian. I really liked this pub before this night, good beer, live music, nice amosphere. Unfortunately I won't go back again because of the Tuesday night dj, an...More

3  Thank Viviana S
Reviewed 27 January 2014

I visited manchester this january to hit the sales, and came across the bay horse pub, I was welcomed by friendly very accomidating staff and tried the brooklyn lager, never had this beer before and its truley wonderful! A great recomendation from the barmaid! I...More

Thank bryane w
Reviewed 23 January 2014

I called in here on open night mike. I am in my early 60s and in a professional occupation. Within minutes I was challenged and asked by a feral shavenheaded manc as to what I was doing in 'his' bar. No help was forthcoming from...More

1  Thank Xxtravelanddine
BayHorseMCR, Manager at The Bay Horse Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2014

Dear Customer We can assure you this 'gentleman' is not our regular type of customer ; as we have no door staff on during the week he was able to enter the premises although the man you describe was asked to leave, It is very...More

Reviewed 11 December 2013

Bang in the centre of the N.Q. Manchester.Top location. I went into the Bayhorse to checkout the Sunday Lunch and must say I wasn't disappointed . Great food and a really chilled vibe for a Sunday just what's needed. Well worth a vist.

Thank Mrpeeps123
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Have been to the Bay Horse twice this year while up in Manchester catching some gigs with the wife.The beer is a little on the pricey side but you are in Manchester's hip northern quarter,the food is amazing the pizza's have the most ridiculously thin...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 2 July 2013

I went to the Bay horse 2 weeks ago for a few drinks after work with some friends, whilst there we decided to eat as the food leaving the kitchen smelt amazing, (We were not disappointed) between the 5 of us we ordered 2 pizza's...More

1  Thank lyndsey c
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-37 Thomas Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 669 5799
  • E-mail
Welcome to the Bay Horse! On the launch of our new food and cocktail menu and brand spanking new website, let us re-introduce ourselves... We are a well established Manchester institution, situated in the heart of the bohemian Northern Quarter, in the centre of town. A warm, inviting space where you can eat to your hearts content, chill out and catch up with friends and listen to a variety of music; The Bay Horse has been up and running for ten years and are the baby of Yvonne Goldsmith-Rybka and Nicky Rybka Goldsmith. Nestled in a beautiful Grade 2 listed Georgian building and across two floors (The Bay Horse and Saddle Club cocktail bar downstairs) we are the perfect location for both first dates and nights out with mates! The Bay Horse bar on the first floor is an intimate sanctuary of rotating casks ales, international and local craft beers, whiskies and rums to suit even the most acquired tastes as well as premium house spirits. We also offer a beautiful selection of handmade, locally sourced and wholesome food with veggie options a-plenty! We serve our delicious food daily from midday to 8pm (7.30pm last orders), upon request. Live music has always played a role in our heritage and we continue to showcase weekly music events from Open Mic nights to regular rotating DJs and evenings dedicated to the old age art of vinyl. What's on: Tuesdays JAZZ night with David McLean & Something Else!!! ~ Wednesdays OPEN MIC with Jamie & Guests ~ Thirsty Thursday All Cocktails £5 ALL NIGHT in Saddle Club ~ Fizzy Friday Bottle House Fizz £15 EVERY FRIDAY Soulero with Peter J, Emotional Pop & Guests ~ Saturdays Rotation featuring Fantasy Hotline, DJ Loz Newy, Mark Hogg & FF:RW ~ Sundays Vinyl Heaven with PHONOGRAPHY Every Sunday From 4pm Weekday Madness Meal & Soft Drink £7 Meal & Small House Wine or Bottle House Beer £8 Every Weekday Midday To 3pm (see menu for details) ~ Daily Deal Bottle House Wine or 4 x Bottles House Beer £10 Every Day Until 7pm
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