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Podium Restaurant Bar & Lounge

Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
+44 161 870 1600
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“steak” (28 reviews)
“scallops” (11 reviews)
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European, British, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
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1 - 10 of 481 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celebrated our wedding anniversary here,we purchased a Groupon and didn't know what to expect. We were greeted and served by a lovely professional young lady who looked after us extremely well.The other staff were also very good.The food was lovely and cooked exactly as we'd...More

Thank sasha m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fantastic meal in a lovely, relaxed and friendly restaurant. I visited the restaurant yesterday with a friend and we were delighted with our experience. We had scallops to start, followed by lamb rump for our main and a luscious vanilla cheesecake to end the...More

1  Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband didn't realise he was sat opposite where the toilet was. We had drinks to start and ordered appetizers while deciding. The appetizer came on a cheese board which consisted of nice looking bread but hard, I had to pull out the middle bit...More

Thank jayneferns
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal of fish and chips with prosseco followed by the very large cheese board with Chutney

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Everything about our visit was perfect other then the music which was the strangest background music I've ever heard. Absolutely fantastic service and all courses were really tasty. Only one slight critic and that was that butter was rock hard on the bread board so...More

Thank Sonia C
Reviewed 8 July 2017

On Wednesday 5th July my brother and I went to the Podium which I booked a few weeks ago in response to an email I received offering a special deal of £20 per person for 2 courses plus glass of Prosecco each. The menu was...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 8 July 2017

So I am guilty as charged for booking the 2 courses for 2 people for £35 off Groupon, of which i cleverly combined with Topcashback and also the groupon secret discount code bringing it down to £28 for 2 people (you also get a glass...More

Thank bigrs
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Had a great meal here, the seared scallops were amazing. The service was excellent. The only criticism was that the soft furnishings were a little tired with stained seating.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Excellent fish & chips in a very pleasant restaurant. The staff were first class. Using a Groupon Voucher made this dining experience great value

Thank Simon N
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Myself and my partner ate here on Saturday 6th May. Had a good time, food was good not special, service was poor considering the place was quiet early on.

1  Thank j0nsmit
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19 April 2017|
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Response from Kevin J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry cannot answer you on this, but personally I would not step inside the restaurant again, thought it was so poorly organised for such a big company
7 October 2016|
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Response from barry t | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$144
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hilton Manchester Deansgate | 303 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 870 1600
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A casual dining experience, Podium offers guest intimate booth dining, with rich banquettes and Marble Floors. The cuisine is modern international, using local produce. Great for breakfast and ideal for a business lunch, Podium is also perfect for relaxed evening meal before heading to Cloud 23 for a cocktail.
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