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Breakout Manchester

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Becca - The Detective office

We visited today for my husband's birthday. Just us 2. It was our first time ever in an escape room... read more

Reviewed yesterday
leishar2015
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Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great fun!

Played Enchanted yesterday and it was absolutely brilliant! Thank you so much to Siobhan who was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tom S
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A unique experience that will leave you wanting more. Breakout is a real life escape room game. Using common sense + brain power you have 60 minutes to escape a locked room. If you are looking for a unique and fun activity then this is for you...more
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14a Brazennose Street, Manchester M2 6LW, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

I would 100% recommend this to anyone, so fun and great activity to do as a group. We did the madchester room yesterday and got out with 2 minutes to spare. The staff are great and made the experience really fun. We will definitely be...More

6  Thank Sarah P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I was due to attend with my family on Sunday 11th but due to a family bereavement had to cancel... Rang and gave over 24hrs notice and asked if could rearrange the date but told that they required 48hours and refused!!! Never wanted money back...More

28  Thank Jacko2275
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited today for my husband's birthday. Just us 2. It was our first time ever in an escape room and we loved it! We didn't get out but still had loads of fun! We definitely over thought everything and made it harder than it...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Played Enchanted yesterday and it was absolutely brilliant! Thank you so much to Siobhan who was very down to earth and funny! She was on hand to help us out when we made silly mistakes! Really enjoyed it and can’t wait to go back!

Thank Tom S
John A, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Tom! Glad you enjoyed Enchanted, hopefully you got out! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ed was the most outrageous and rude person ever , this business is doomed with terrible staff like Ed!

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have done nearly every room, just haven't had enough time this year in Manchester to do reclassified as I was hoping to get 2 teams, will visit some other time as I will be leaving the city very soon. Have managed to escape out...More

Thank Nigel C
Breakout M, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Nigel, Well done for playing most of our games! And escaping all, but one is amazing! Forsaken is our toughest room - only 10% of teams escape so it is very difficult. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a great time at the Enchanted room at Breakout Manchester. The member of staff who guided us through the experience, Jess M, was really nice and made us feel comfortable straight away. The puzzles were challenging and although we didn’t quite manage to...More

Thank David V
Breakout M, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi David, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We'll pass your kind words on to Jess M. If you enjoyed Enchanted then next time why not try Vacancy or Detective Office? We look forward to locking you up again soon!...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Completed Madchester with 37 seconds to spare! Our guide Matt was equal parts hilarious, friendly and helpful! Will be booking again soon!More

Thank Naomi R
Breakout M, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Naomi R, Well done on escaping Madchester! This is a great victory and 37 seconds left is amazing. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and already plan on visiting again. We will pass on your kind words...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing time for my friends birthday. Booked as a surprise as it’s something she has wanted to do for a while. Before we arrived I emailed the team to check if there was something I could do to display a birthday message....More

Thank mish2912
Ed R, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback! We love hearing what people thought of our games. We're glad your friend had a good birthday - we will definitely pass this on to Bobby. Thank you very much for coming to play...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked four rooms across both venues for a birthday competition, which was quick and easy to do. Everyone had a great time. The day was brilliantly hosted by Christine, Simpson and Bobby at the High Street venue and Jay B at the Brazennose venue. The...More

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Ed R, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for coming down to play at Breakout. We will be sure to pass on your review to your game operators and let them know you enjoyed your game. Hopefully we will see you again soon! The Breakout Team

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit to Breakout earlier this year! The staff were great at getting you excited for the experience and we would definitely go back and give it another go!

Thank marvindaloo
Ed R, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we really appreciate your feedback! We're glad you enjoyed yourself. Hopefully we'll see you again soon! The Breakout Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I played the Enchanted room and it was so much fun from start to finish. We were greeted by our host Bobby who was so witty and welcoming and he gave us a quick health and safety brief without it being boring!...More

Thank gailhawth92
Ed R, Manager at Breakout Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to review Breakout. We're thrilled to hear your lovely comments and we're even more thrilled that you enjoyed Enchanted! We'll pass on your kind words to Bobby, he'll be pleased to know he made your experience a good one....More

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Catarina H
6 April 2018|
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Response from Ed R | Property representative |
Hi, I would recommend a 2 or 3 star for beginners. Don't be put off by the lower rating, the puzzles are still challenging, just easier than our other rooms. We have various themes (horror, spy, detective etc). I would... More
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Anne D
30 March 2018|
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Response from Melissa11 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you've are but you just leave them in the corner.
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Rorofrid
25 March 2018|
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Response from Sandra D | Reviewed this property |
The staff are very good an patient, so I am sure you will be fine. You will need to have an understanding of reading English as there are written clues. I would book as soon as possible especially if you are looking to book... More
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