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Mr Thomas's Chop House

$$ - $$$, British,
52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
+44 161 832 2245
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have never been here before but would definetly recommend it. We had a leisurely lunch in nice surroundings. There was plenty of room to spread out in comfort. The choice of menu and food were excellent . We will definitely go again when next...More

Thank Peta J
Reviewed 2 days ago

we had a lovely meal at the chop house i had the steak and kidney pudding and thoroughly enjoyed it pudding was full of steak and the chips were nice also my wife had the fishermans pie and she enjoyed hers also but she said...More

Thank StevOGloucester
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an early evening meal before the theatre and it was so good. Real good quality British food, nicely presented and loads of it. We had the Bangers and mash, corn beef hash and cheese and onion pie. It was excellent, great atmosphere and...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great, old fashioned food: we had bread and dripping as an appetiser, corned beef hash and Barnsley chop as mains, finished off with bread pudding. Victorian (?) interior, friendly service, good beers and fair prices.

Thank JSV152
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with my wife and 3 children and could not get a table as we had no reservation and the place was packed. We were able to make a reservation for the next day and were very pleased we came back. The fish and...More

Thank Hazem A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, Nice location, Friendly staff, And generous portions.. We stumbled upon this place on a recent visit to Manchester. Well worth a visit the style and character of this place add to the good quality food. We will be back.

Thank andyonekanobie
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. Its great to read we impressed you during your visit to Manchester, don't be stranger next time you are visiting our wonderful city. Kind regards Jemma

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tom's was recommended by a colleague when looking for somewhere new to eat. I've walked by a thousand times but never dined here. A great atmosphere overall with a warm welcome from staff. The menu is more to-the-point than basic, and every dish sounded appetising....More

Thank too_many_baguleys
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a kind review, we are pleased you finally decided to stop by and its great we didn't disappoint you! Hopefully next time you will leave a bit more room for dessert. Kind regards Jemma

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is probably the chophouse we use least of the three in town but it is still very good. As expected of the brand it has real character and a great deal of history. It can get very busy but you usually get served very...More

Thank Off their P
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit and leaving such kind words about Mr Thomas's Chop House. We are passionate about our ales so its great to know we have impressed you. We look forward to seeing you again Jemma

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You’ve got to love this pub , old Manchester friendly feel . Everyone happy and upbeat , staff really attentive and a great selection of drinks .More

Thank david s
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you david s We appreciate your kind words. We try our best to have a good range of products and its great to read we met your expectations. Don't be a stranger - we look forward to seeing you again soon. All the best...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food in an atmospheric setting. Not great for the waistline, but hearty, honest fare. A good meal for a cold, wet afternoon.

Thank mandyx21
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks mandyx21 We like to think we are the perfect match of comfort food to the rainy Manchester weather! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Jemma

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 2245
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Mr Thomas's Chop House is a grade II listed building which first opened as a public house in 1870. It's cast iron frame building and terracotta block displaying Art Nouveau motifs is a local institution in Manchester and one of the jewels in Manchester's crown. The managers and staff are committed to keeping Mr Thomas's at the forefront of Manchester life with fine food, fine wines, good beer and great company. Take a look around and come and see us soon.
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