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Matt and Phred's Jazz Club

64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
+44 161 273 5495
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (66 reviews)
“nachos” (9 reviews)
“chorizo” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a brilliant night. We went to see the burlesque night. What can I say, perfect venue. Drinks and food both good, they do different specials on the night. Compere very good, the one and only Jonathan mayor on the ball and full of witty...More

3  Thank loopytraveller
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you very much for your lovely revue of the Cherie Bebe Burlesque Revue. Cherie has worked hard to build her night at the club into a fabulous evening and it's great to hear you had a good night. Cherie is back at the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

i went here for the first time last night....i totally love jazz and have previously been to jazz after dark in Soho...really didn't know what to expect..it was totally amazing..this place is rocking.. totally cool! a young brass band... I danced so much..everybody was up...More

1  Thank Faye H
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Faye, Thank you for your review of the club. It's good to hear you had a great night. I shall be sure to pass your thanks onto the M&P Team and we hope to see you at the club again soon. Best wishes, Claire...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

2 night break to see a concert on Thursday night and found this little gem just a few streets away for the Friday night. Booked a table (if you want to sit, you MUST book). £5 on the door. Hadn't planned to eat but ordered...More

1  Thank Candis R
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Candis, Thank you for your review of the club, I'm glad you found us! I shall pass your comments onto Nigel the Chef, he loves a good review! The Back Chat Brass band are one of our favourites and always get our guests on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted something different for a night out, this was brilliant! Really chilled atmosphere, good music (the band were called The Big Easy), we booked a table in advance and were right near the front. Only £5 to get in and the drinks and food...More

1  Thank eliatkinson
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review of the club. It's great to hear you had a good night and had booked a stage side table. The Big Easy are very entertaining and are always a big hit when they play at the club. We hope...More

Reviewed 12 May 2018

I last visited a few months ago but felt the urge to pop a review on now after seeing a few of the comments here recently. I've been visiting M & Ps for years and they put on consistently excellent music and the atmosphere is...More

1  Thank Thepange
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely review of the club. We do try our best to accommodate all of our guests but sometimes when we get busy it can be frustrating for people with stage side tables when people are dancing around them. We have...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

The music is fantastic. The cocktails are pricey but made well, worth the money. Though the place fills up so much that you don’t enjoy the atmosphere. Booked a table and ended having a view of wall of people’s backs. Might as well be listening...More

Thank Daniel S
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hello Daniel, If you like cocktails, we do a great 2-4-1 Deal on Cocktails during Happy Hour, paying just £7.50 for two. I am thinking you may have visited on a weekend night from your comments? It says on the website for every Friday and...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful little venue very good acts,. The only thing i would give caution to is the fact that it gets full to the point of getting to the toilets is a fight and if you have booked a table don't think about...More

Thank mathew b
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hello Mathew, I am thinking you may have visited on a weekend night from your comments? We have a capacity of 250 but never go over 200. On a weekend night People always want to get down to the front to see the band and...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Love bars like this. We went for the music and were not disappointed. Thanks and we shall return. They had a good array of drinks both alcoholic and non alcoholic. The food was a little restricted however this is only for the munchies with music...More

Thank Lordcoverdale
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hello, Thank you for reviewing the club. We only have a small food menu as we have a tiny kitchen but I'm happy to hear you had a good night and hopefully it didn't spoil your enjoyment. We hope to see you at the club...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Matt and Phreds is my absolute favourite Manchester venue!!! You can go in early for a chilled cocktail (I recommend a Mai Tai they are amazing) and then stay on to hear the fantastic bands! I went and saw the amazing New York Brass Band,...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you for your review of the club. M&P's love a good Brass band and New York Brass are one of our favourites. Did you know, during Happy Hour you can buy a Mai Tai and get one Free? Even better eh?! Best wishes, Claire...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018

went mid week and the place was pleasantly full -tables well laid out for efficient seating and viewing band-excellent sound system -loud enough but comfortable even at tables near stage-staf regularly clear tables and seem to recognise as best as can whos turn it is...More

2  Thank grahamjohncook50
Claire T, General Manager at Matt and Phred's Jazz Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hello Graham, Thank you for your lovely review of the club. M&P's is a family ran business and we like to make sure everyone is looked after when visiting the club. We are lucky to have a great Team too who work very hard. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Cuisine
Meals
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 273 5495
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Description
Matt & Phred's is a long established live music venue, situated in Manchester's trendy Northern Quarter. Over the years the likes of Sneaky, Kit Downes, Marius Neset, Manu Delago, the Dagda Quartet, Jamie Cullum and even Adele have graced the stage in our little neighbourhood joint.Most notably known for showcasing the best in local and international Jazz, Matt & Phred's offers much, much more. We still have live music gigs 6 nights a week, encompassing the likes of Jazz, Folk, Gypsy, Electro, Salsa, Swing, World and even a little bit of Ska.As well as being able to see some amazingly talented musicians, our bar and kitchen team are also at the top of their game. If you enjoy cocktails then this is the place to be. We also have a cracking wine list with featured wines of the month and of course anyone who has ever been to the club knows just how good the pizzas are and at weekends we have added specials to tantalise your taste buds!Matt & Phred's is a great local hangout so whether you fancy a pint and a pizza after work, a night out with friends or just fancy dropping in to see what's going on you won't be disappointed!See you at the club soon!
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