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The Salisbury Ale House

2 Wakefield Street, Manchester M1 5NE, England
+44 161 236 5590
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A Truly Great but Simple Rock Pub

One of the few genuine pubs in Manchester city centre The Salisbury Ale House hasn’t changed much... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deimos2018
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Manchester, United Kingdom
One Of The Best Pubs In Manchester

What a top boozer. Me and my partner and mates have been coming here for the past 4 years at least... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Ben S
,
London, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“great jukebox” (5 reviews)
“oxford road” (6 reviews)
“the pub” (9 reviews)
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2 Wakefield Street, Manchester M1 5NE, England
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+44 161 236 5590
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the few genuine pubs in Manchester city centre The Salisbury Ale House hasn’t changed much over the several decades I have been visiting it. Almost underneath Oxford Road train station this old school boozer attracts all walks of life from the students just...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

What a top boozer. Me and my partner and mates have been coming here for the past 4 years at least once a week. It’s just got the best atmosphere. Pre gig, after the gig, pool, day sessions it’s just the best. All ages, all...More

1  Thank Ben S
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I visited the Salisbury a couple of times recently. I find it to be one of the most genuinely inclusive pubs anywhere in the world. Yes it's metal oriented but you could just as easily go there in a suit and still feel at home....More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

This was the pre arranged meet up point, for a group of us from all over, who were going to see Stiff Little Fingers at the Manchester Ritz that Nite. What an inspired choice a real old school boozer , very atmospheric, great bar staff,...More

1  Thank ksmith1962
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We went for the rock juke box we heard about and ended up talking to the regulars and bar staff for most of the night. Staff are great fun! Will definitely be back when im in Manchester <3

Thank LilsDub
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I met with a number of people prior to a gig. The main reason we attended was the pub has a rock theme and advertises a 50p discount on cask ales on production of a gig ticket. There were 5 of us in our party...More

1  Thank andyleach21
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great little pub and one of my favourite pubs to visit in Manchester. Staff are friendly and knowledgable and there is always a good selection of beers on tap.

Thank LongHaulSean
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We used to go to this pub loads haven’t been for ages. I will return visit was fantastic and it was as good as ever. It is also very handy indeed for Oxford Road station if you have a few minutes to kill! The place...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Best pub in Manchester in my opinion. Come here EVERY time I've gone to Manchester for the last 15 years. Good beer and good music what more could you ask for.

1  Thank Dik H
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

We came here as part of a bar crawl and it was definitely one of our favourites - welcoming, comfortable, warm and cosy with good music and pristine toilets. Will definitely come back!

Thank desmondsdoll
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