survey result

Summary

£29
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Real dirty burgers” – including the dirty vegan (if that’s not a contradiction in terms) ‘Phok-Meat’ – win excellent ratings at the founding branch of what is now a four-strong Northern group.

Summary

£29
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Real dirty burgers” – including the dirty vegan (if that’s not a contradiction in terms) ‘Phok-Meat’ – win excellent ratings at the founding branch of what is now a four-strong Northern group.

Summary

£29
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“If you want dirty do Almost Famous, because it’ll be properly filthy”, say fans of the original branch of what is now a four-strong regional burger group. “Becoming a mini-chain may have taken the edge off the too-cool-for-school-ness, but its burgers remain a clear cut above the Byrons/GBKs of this world”.

Summary

£31
    £
4
Very Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

The original branch of this four-strong NW burger chain continues to win credit for “top burgers served with the best attitude anywhere” – plus “amazing chicken waffle fries”, in a hipster vibe setting (all graffiti and exposed-brick).

For 31 years we've been curating reviews of the UK's most notable restaurant. In a typical year, diners submit over 50,000 reviews to create the most authoritative restaurant guide in the UK. Each year, the guide is re-written from scratch based on this survey (although for the 2021 edition, reviews are little changed from 2020 as no survey could run for that year).

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Restaurant details

No dress code

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£5.80 £11.50 £5.00 £0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £19.50
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
100-102 High St, Manchester, M4 1HP
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑11 pm
Saturday12 pm‑11 pm
Sunday12 pm‑10 pm

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