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$$ - $$$, British,
28 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3EZ, England
+44 161 236 6523
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible13%
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Bar, British, Pub, International
$$ - $$$
28 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3EZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Horrible watered down drinks and crappy customer service much better bars around won't visit again not what I would of expected from a well known bar

Thank Kylester88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the coziness of it and the way it is spread around so it has nooks and crannies. service v good and food very good, tasty and cheap. Love going there.

Thank P K
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Shocking service by the bar staff. Came in at 1845, behind the bar was 3 staff not interested in serving 3 customers with cash in hand. Until one staff had to be pushed over to serve us with a poor attitude. Recommend I will never...More

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Ventured into the village yesterday for a few drinks with my girlfriend after the Christmas markets we decided on Via and so happy we did as we had the funniest few hours there after befriending Josh and Jack. These guys are a credit to Via,...More

Thank vickihowell
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Not eaten in Via for ages though we meet for drinks with friends here all the time ! We booked for lunch today and have to say the food was excellent ! Selection of roasts and a mountain of trimmings too !! Service has been...More

Thank JohnBolton101
Reviewed 10 December 2017

I was here last night with my bf.we were taking selfies then a muslim security guy came up to me and accused me of taking photo's of him.I had to show him my phone to show there were no pics of him.I went and reported...More

Thank ross m
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I visited this bar with a friend for a couple of hours and we decided to have a quick bite to eat. There was a good selection of meals and there were daily specials which were great value for money. Staff were friendly and the...More

Thank Alba316
Reviewed 7 November 2017

What a wonderful lunch with freinds. We had burger, sausage n mash, mac n cheese and tikka masala and it was all superb. Great service to match.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great staff, great selection of drinks and plenty of bars to be served. The overall atmosphere in the venue is positive and an added perk is you can sit outside on a warm day and soak up the atmosphere that way Definitely would recommend.

Thank Jakebird
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

My first Sparkle and Wow! You guys were so welcoming and put a very nervous girl at ease immediately. Your breakfasts are fab too. Just wanted to say how you helped make my weekend and see you next year x

Thank nikki100369
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29 March 2015|
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Response from Howard-Liverpool | Reviewed this property |
it is a lgbt pub, wear almost anything but no hen night type adorements or no entry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 32
Bar, British, Pub, International
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 6523
LGBT & friends Venue in the heart of the Gay Village Manchester. Great food, and live entertainment throughout the week
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