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Thornberries Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$, British,
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
+44 161 643 8880
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“family meal” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
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41 - 50 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2015

I went here with my family for a couple of drinks and possibly something to eat, when I went in there were around 4 people waiting to be served, 2 bar staff so not a long wait, or so I thought, slowly people came in...More

3  Thank Tristan Q
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

This restaurant has really gone down hill. The food used to be amazing, now it's just horrible. It's over priced and poor quality ! Also the service was very poor none of the staff came to take our order we had to go and get...More

2  Thank Cunningham92
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

Having originally been from Middleton (now living in wales) I heard this venue has recently been taken over. Whilst visiting a friend; we needed somewhere to do lunch before my departure back home, albeit a brief visit due to a time restriction. My first impression...More

2  Thank PhotoDan26
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Visited thornberries for lunch at weekend. Having ate here many times before and food always lovely we thought was easy choice as wanted to stay close to home. We noticed it was clearly under new ownership and new menu. Menu was quite pricey which surprised...More

1  Thank Louise P
Reviewed 7 March 2015

went to this restaurant for the first time today with my wife, we started with the bruschetta to share, wife had chicken stroganoff and I had the sirloin steak which was cooked to perfection and wife had the pannacotta,which she said was delish, big shout...More

Thank chrisdooley14
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic would recommend to anyone looking for a party venue. Jennifer and her staff could not do enough for us they worked really hard. We had a brilliant selection of food and even catered for vegan and vegetarian which I believe was lovely. The...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 October 2014

I called into Thornberries for lunch with a friend. I ordered the chilli and rice, and ,y friend ordered the chicken with potatoes and veg. When my chilli and rice arrived it looked nice, but a little dry. I tasted it and it was too...More

1  Thank 500Honeypot
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Really enjoy the great food here. Service can be a bit hit and miss along with friendliness but always had good food & drinks. Reasonably priced too.

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 7 March 2014

This place used to be better, now I wouldn't even go. surely it's not alot to ask, good quality food pub food, freshly prepared.

Thank Yankydoodle_10
Reviewed 1 February 2014 via mobile

Having recently visited in december I really enjoyed it and so decided to come with the girls this time. The food took so long to come out it was ridiculous but when it did! Wow it looked fabulous! I would certainly come again and will...More

Thank sarahmathews28
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Bar, British, Gastropub
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 643 8880
  • E-mail
We are a restaurant and bar serving good quality food and drinks. Our food is freshly made on site, we have a stone-base pizza oven serving freshly made pizza to order. We also serve quality beer and wine. We have friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We cater for any functions and also have live artist on.
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