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The Waterside Restaurant & Bar

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Bar, British, Pub
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The Waterside Hotel & Galleon Leisure Club | Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 5WZ, England
+44 161 445 0225
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

There were 4 friends who get together every 4-6 weeks, and we have now been to the Waterside 3 times now. We had different meals and we all enjoyed the meals we had chosen, the food was plentiful, tasty, hot and nicely presented. The staff were attentive without being too fussy, being a Tuesday night there was a relaxed atmosphere.... More 

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Attenborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have stayed here almost every weekend since mid-May. We return weekly because the staff are friendly and always helpful and the facilities are excellent for the price- especially the pool/ fitness area. Breakfast is excellent- sometimes very busy but if you are patient and willing to occasionally wait for the hot buffet to be topped up... More 

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Manchester
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71 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Attended another function at this hotel. Things have moved on since my rather disappointing last visit. This time things had definitely perked up. I had a pleasant mackerel pate to start, followed by a very nice braised pork belly on root veg' . Bags of flavour with this, the meat tender, but not over-cooked and the crackling just right as... More 

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Thank R Mark C
United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This used to be a great food place but I'm sad to say the food has gone to the dogs ! In the last couple of months have been twice , first food not bad but could be better , the last time had a Sunday roast and it was one of the worst I've had ,very little meat small,portion... More 

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Thank Julie H
London
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44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Service was fast and the selection of food ranged from healthy eating to a good old fashioned burger. It wasn't very busy in the evenings which was nice.

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Thank jalex_20
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing food every time I go there! Staff is very friendly and professional. One of the member of staff Gareth will do extra mile every time ! Thank you so much for brilliant time ! Highly recommended 😘

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Thank Magda M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Went on a very quiet mid-week evening. A lovely spot but unfortunately it was raining so we couldn't sit outside, but the food was really tasty and the waitress was lovely. Even though we were the only ones in, she let us stay until everything was packed up.Would definitely recommend a visit and would go back again.

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Thank Jennie P
Manchester
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

If I tried to list the number of things that went wrong with my stay I would go on forever. From double booking the room to the breakfast service it was a shambles of a stay. I hope the management take onboard my feedback and act on it. To their credit they have refunded in full the cost of my... More 

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Thank Teresa G
Edmonton, Canada
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115 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast with some family and loved the atmosphere. We sat right next to the canal and watched the boats come down. The food was pretty good, but a bit bland. I'd recommend the eggs Benedict, it was quite good. Would love to try lunch or dinner here if we ever get a chance.

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Thank K8Ciara
Uckfield, East Sussex
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51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We ate here the first night, good food, really tasty but a little bit pricey. The breakfast, which was included in our price, was excellent. a very good choice from full English to help yourself toast, cereals, crossants, juices etc. I would certainly recommend the breakfast for the price, cost £5 extra each.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Waterside Hotel & Galleon Leisure Club | Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 5WZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 445 0225

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?