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Mr Thomas's Chop House

$$ - $$$, British,
52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
+44 161 832 2245
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
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1 - 10 of 847 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we went for an early meal before the theatre. my partner ordered 2 medium glasses of wine at the bar, was asked what type so just picked sauvignon blanc as a standard white, and was then charged £14! Not impressed! If its that expensive surely...More

Thank wardfly
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review wardfly. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your food and your compliments will be passed onto chef. Regarding service charge, this can be removed from the bill so I apologise if this made...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After previously visiting the pub for drinks we decided to revisit for food aswell. Menu was good British classics. We had a meat sharing dish for starter, Parma ham was delicious and bread was lovely and fresh. For the main I had Steak and Kidney...More

Thank Darren W
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Darren Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am sorry to read that you didn't enjoy your visit with us and disappointed to learn of your experience with us, this is certainly not the lasting impression we wish our guests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my favourite pubs when visiting Manchester but on this occasion was disappointed with the service and our order-we ordered starters and was most disappointed that they did not arrive. Whilst eating we ran out of drinks and food went cold whilst...More

Thank Poppy98765
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Poppy98765 I am disappointed to hear of your experience with us recently and would very much like to discuss this with you in further detail. Please contact me at your earliest convenience at jemma.carr@vicchopco.com Many thanks Jemma

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met friends who live north (and we were on vacation from Canada) for dinner...we had bangers and mash, corned beef hash (amazing!!), steak and kidney pie (looked awesome!) and a bunch of other stuff but I have to say, my fav was the sticky toffee...More

Thank justcrumbs
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind review justcrumbs We are really happy you visited us and experienced our hospitality. If you come over to the UK again don't be a stranger! Many thanks Jemma

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place! Met a friend here for dinner, had a couple of nice pints of good ale before sitting down to dinner. The menu is great - hearty British food done really well. The service was friendly and efficient and the whole place...More

Thank Nick P
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Nick P Thank you for taking the time to review Toms Chop House. We are really happy you enjoyed our offerings. You will always find an strong selection of ales at Toms, with excellent food to match! We look forward to welcoming you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This must be your first pub to visit for drink and food in manchester, excellent, the corn beef hash is excellent 👍👍👍

Thank sircad
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you sircad, the corned beef hash is a classic and firm favourite on our menu and will always remain. We look forward to welcoming you for another hearty serving soon Jemma

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great, very masculine eating environment. Food is classic English old school - and all very well executed. For example, chips, peas with bacon and mushy peas are all first rate. The wine list is even better... some very good wines at very good prices....More

1  Thank D S
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a kind review of your recent visit to Toms Chop House, and of your true description of our classic English old school food! We like to think our décor is charming and our history is very special to us, but more...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner at this restaurant and it was a good experience however my expectations were much greater. The location is prime in the heart of the city. Service good, food ok and in general I considered my visit as an average one. The place...More

Thank Miguel V
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Miguel Firstly, thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Mr Thomas' Chop House. As a local, independently run company your feedback is vital in helping us to continue to compete with the major chains in the city. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building, which dates from the Victorian period, coupled with menu and service, made it is easy to imagine that our dining experience was similar to that of a bygone era. The server very patiently explained the local dishes and we really enjoyed both the...More

Thank Eric G
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Eric, thank you for your kind review of your visit at Toms. All our establishments are steeped in history that we are proud of and we do have information on the history at the front of the menus that I hope you got chance...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful way to get acquainted with Manchester and authentic pub food. Bangers and Mash, Sheperd's Pie, Kidney Pie, all kinds of ale, cider, and beer on draught. It was really wonderful, and the service was top notch. We had chips (French fries)...More

Thank FashionSpeedTravel
vicchopmgr, Manager at Mr Thomas's Chop House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback freeandgoing, we are pleased you had great food and service to match. The cauliflower soup is perfect for these cold days that are creeping in and is proving a favourite on the menu with others. We hope to see you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Cross Street, Manchester M2 7AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 2245
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Description
Mr Thomas's Chop House is a grade II listed building which first opened as a public house in 1870. It's cast iron frame building and terracotta block displaying Art Nouveau motifs is a local institution in Manchester and one of the jewels in Manchester's crown. The managers and staff are committed to keeping Mr Thomas's at the forefront of Manchester life with fine food, fine wines, good beer and great company. Take a look around and come and see us soon.
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