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Drinks with mates

Really enjoy the Rem and entertained by Miss Penny had few bees with mates. Music is good. Great... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Neil H
Manchester, United Kingdom

Music poor (tinny 80's), not happy that I wanted to pay by card, bit of a dated attitude i.e only... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible40%
11 Jun 2018
“Regular visitor”
2 Apr 2018
“Drinks with mates”
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33 Sackville Street | Canal Street, Manchester M1 3LZ, England
+44 161 425 5400
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Well what can I say ... I love this bar , and this is not about the bar .... guys it's the best in manchester, However on a chilled out Monday the usual bar guy who is fantastic was walking the tenants dog ..... so...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Really enjoy the Rem and entertained by Miss Penny had few bees with mates. Music is good. Great place to catch up with friends good men only bar

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Manchester for the first time with a friend. We decided to try a few bars in the area. This one looked pretty empty but we thought we would go in for one anyway. There was 1 male sitting by the entrance, as...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Called in here on a night out for a friends birthday, the staff are very friendly as are the regulars . Prices are reasonable and they take cards at the bar . Highly recommended.

Thank stephens473
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I'm saddened how this once great atmospheric bar has declined over the years, my recent visit will be our last. 🙁 I suspect the REM bar is not long for Canal Street if someone doesn't sort it. 👎🏽Cold and unwelcoming environment 👎🏽Bar Staff uninterested and...More

Thank Topknight999
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Music poor (tinny 80's), not happy that I wanted to pay by card, bit of a dated attitude i.e only men, not enough seats, no atmosphere. Not as vibrant as I remember it being years ago - unless it changes not likely to survive much...More

Thank Digby98
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst going for a few drinks in canal street we decided to go in to the REM bar I was with my partner and my friend was with his wife and another female friend. We got to the bar only to be told we could...More

1  Thank Ritchiedixon
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Popped in to meet a friend and have a G&T. Bob is a wonderful and attentive barman. Definitely recommend this place, especially at the weekend.

Thank Tommy_Tourleader
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Barman never spoke or said thank you As there were only 4 people in bar would make good business sense at least Used to be good bears bar will avoid now

1  Thank Rob N
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Tried to go here during the day with family, barman was happy to take the money but security guard told my Mother she wasn't allowed to sit down (anywhere) as there was a private function. The place was empty. Never been made to feel so...More

Thank Steph9752
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