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Blackjack Tap House at The Smithfield Market Tavern

Open Now: 16:00 - 23:00
Open today: 16:00 - 23:00
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Good old fashioned boozer

Good selection of well kept real ales. Cannot remember what I had as this was the 4th pub on a pub... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Brewery tap

Brewery tap for the well-renowned local brewers, Blackjack. Traditional pub interior with pub games... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
david n
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Hello and welcome to The Smithfield. Run by Blackjack Brewery in Manchester the pub has 6 cask ale lines, 12 keg lines and one real cider on hand pump as well as an extensive bottled beers from the UK and Europe.
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37 Swan Street, Manchester M4 5JZ, England
+44 161 819 2767
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All reviews great range of beers pub games bar billiards great pub keg cask ales fab
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Good selection of well kept real ales. Cannot remember what I had as this was the 4th pub on a pub crawl of Ancoats. Good old fashioned pub without any pretensions, Interesting decor and friendly staff. Plenty of competition in the area with the Angel,...More

Thank fritz186337
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Brewery tap for the well-renowned local brewers, Blackjack. Traditional pub interior with pub games too. Prices are very reasonable and the range of beers on offer is superb. Staff are very friendly and happy to offer advice and tasters.

Thank david n
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We popped in as part of Manchester beer week. They had hawkshead brewery ales on which my husband tried and he enjoyed it very much.

Thank Wjd14
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Popped in on Saturday afternoon as we really fancied visiting this place and we had travelled from the midlands ahead of the cricket on Sunday. We know our beer and so looked forward to spending a bit of time here. Tried to engage the guy...More

Thank gromit66
Reviewed 7 April 2018

One of my favourite places in Manchester serving top quality craft beers at very reasonable prices. Check out their own fab Blackjack brewery beers.

Thank david n
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went here with friends for some drinks. Good atmosphere inside and very popular. Difficult to find seats on busy evenings. Drinks seemed expensive, however, that is commonplace for the area. Amazing selection of beers.

Thank Padraig Joseph G
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Very welcoming corner bar with a great range of beers both from their own brewery (Blackjack) but also many UK craft breweries as well. The cask list is to the left of the bar with the keg list above (and behind the bar). If in...More

Thank david n
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A lovely selection of craft beer, plus live music and comfortable seating. Great for a quick pint or a friends night out.

Thank Klaus S
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Came at the end of the night, good vibe with a dj on. Nice setup and good drink selection. Everyone enjoying themselves and staff keeping everyone served. Good prices so worth a look

Thank Scott G
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This pub takes its beer super seriously and they produce in-house peerless pickled eggs. We always find the staff very friendly and helpful. The are newspapers, games and BAR BILLIARDS. Great live music on a Sunday afternoon. We are ale and pub lovers and we...More

Thank BillMC3389
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