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Taurus - CLOSED

1 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3HE, England
+44 161 236 4593
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
15 Nov 2017
“Under New Ownership”
11 May 2015
“Great service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
British, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3HE, England
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11 - 20 of 264 reviews

Reviewed 3 December 2014

Went with a large group for a Christmas meal, with food pre-ordered. The service was good and value for money was not too bad, but was not impressed with the food. One person had "pie of the day", which actually had no pie crust and...More

Thank Muppet78
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2014

Sorry you didnt enjoy your food.The pie was in fact a new idea which all others who had it, seemed to enjoy. Constructive criticism always welcome though. Feedback from your table was good, as far as we were aware on the night.Thanks again.

Reviewed 21 November 2014

Having been over in Manchester for the Christmas market decided to try Taurus for a bite to eat Not been in there before normally eat at somewhere else along Canal Street but thought we would give Taurus a try So pleased we did great value...More

Thank suechell
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2014

Delighted that you dropped by and look forward to your next visit..Thanks again.

Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

I might be a bit Buyist on this one to be fair... The reason is that the staff is really really really nice and outgoing. I never had to ask for anything and I always get smiles and politeness and they are really outgoing. The...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband pop in here from time to time to get lunch. The food is always good quality and tasty and the service is always friendly. Being on canal st its very nice to sit out in the sun in the summer next...More

Thank Matthew B
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2014

Thank you.Thank you.and thank you.

Reviewed 16 November 2014

Stumbled upon Taurus on our last visit to Manchester and gave it a 5 star review, so decided we would eat here again on our latest trip to the city. Friendly staff seated us quickly and we both ordered the pulled BBQ chicken with fries....More

Thank NP43
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2014

Great to see you again and thanks for your comments..

Reviewed 11 November 2014

Just walked by this place per accident and went in for a beer. After that I realised they serve food too. I had the deep-fried ravioli and the Tarus Lamb. Can't believe that Lamb was for just one person! Very generous plate of food, nice...More

Thank Marc D
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2014

Thanks Marc.We love it when people 'discover' us.See you next time,when you will know what to expect..

Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

Never been before as the place looks a bit bland inside. However we had a lovely relaxed lunch, great beer, tasty food and friendly staff too. We'll definitely be going back.

Thank JamBat28
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2014

Thanks for those positive comments and look forward to seeing you again soon..

Reviewed 20 October 2014

Met some friends for tea after work and decided to try Taurus for some food after it was recommended to us. I didn't even realise they did food there until this point! I had always thought it was a pub/club. The food was delicious and...More

Thank MelredManchester
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2014

Thanks for great comments and sorry about the sound level.We are known for a place to talk and it seems the playlist playing was too loud.Please always mention to the manager on duty who will be only to happy to adjust for you.Thanks again.

Reviewed 14 October 2014

Great setting on the canal - had a lazy Sunday lunch here in the sun - the staff were very friendly and welcoming and attentive. Great choice of food and the food was delicious.

Thank jg34
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2014

On a miserable night like tonight,its lovely to be reminded of a nicer day..Thanks so much..

Reviewed 13 October 2014

Popped into Taurus for a quick lunch after supporting the Village football team in the morning, and before going to watch their second team in the afternoon. Taurus was busy with all the outdoor tables full despite there being a chill in the air. We...More

Thank Steveyweb
RicBM1, Manager at Taurus, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2014

Great comments and thanks again so much.See you again soon we hope..

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 12 - USD 34
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Canal Street, Manchester M1 3HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 4593
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