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REVIEW: The White Swan, FenceBEST OF MCR: Northern Quarter Pub CrawlREVIEW: The Clarence | BuryREVIEW: Abel Heywood | Northern Quarter

REVIEW: The White Swan, Fence

Neil Sowerby finds Tom Parker bowls him over with superior pub grub

BEST OF MCR: Northern Quarter Pub Crawl

A series of classic pub crawls in Manchester and the suburbs - from Jonathan Schofield

REVIEW: The Clarence | Bury

Neil Sowerby gets his gastropub kicks up the A56

REVIEW: Abel Heywood | Northern Quarter

Jonathan Schofield tries not to use the word cosy and fails
REVIEW: The White Swan, FenceREVIEW: The White Swan, FenceNeil Sowerby finds Tom Parker bowls him over with superior pub grub
BEST OF MCR: Northern Quarter Pub CrawlBEST OF MCR: Northern Quarter Pub CrawlA series of classic pub crawls in Manchester and the suburbs - from Jonathan Schofield
REVIEW: The Clarence | BuryREVIEW: The Clarence | BuryNeil Sowerby gets his gastropub kicks up the A56
REVIEW: Abel Heywood | Northern QuarterREVIEW: Abel Heywood | Northern QuarterJonathan Schofield tries not to use the word cosy and fails
REVIEW: The Wizard | Alderley EdgeREVIEW: The Wizard | Alderley EdgeDeanna Thomas on a striking but average Cheshire pub
BEST OF MCR: Three Classic Pub CrawlsBEST OF MCR: Three Classic Pub CrawlsJonathan Schofield drinks in 42 pubs and finds a pub's not just for Christmas
NEW: Abel Heywood Gastropub & Boutique Hotel | NQNEW: Abel Heywood Gastropub & Boutique Hotel | NQSalford-based Hydes Brewery have just opened the new foodie boozer on Northern Quarter's Turner Street
REVIEW: The Oxnoble | CastlefieldREVIEW: The Oxnoble | CastlefieldNeil Sowerby on an Ox that lacks cheek
NEW: Proper Pub For PiccadillyNEW: Proper Pub For PiccadillyBloomsbury Leisure set to open the Piccadilly Tap - a specialist beer pub on the station approach
CAMRA Guide: 158 Pubs And 42 Breweries For RegionCAMRA Guide: 158 Pubs And 42 Breweries For RegionGood Beer Guide 2015 lists 40 new pubs and 7 new breweries from Greater Manchester
The Footage Pub To ReopenThe Footage Pub To ReopenOxford Road student bar to relaunch following £360k investment
Freemasons At Wiswell ReviewedFreemasons At Wiswell ReviewedBritain's Top Food Pub? Neil Sowerby's not arguing
Neil Sowerby's June Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby's June Beer ColumnDrinker pours out a pint of opinion
Bulls Head, Mobberley, ReviewedBulls Head, Mobberley, ReviewedNeil Sowerby likes this pub very much
Neil Sowerby's May Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby's May Beer ColumnAll you need to know about beer in the region for at least three months
Beef & Pudding ReviewedBeef & Pudding ReviewedJonathan Schofield admires the ambition but feels simplicity is a virtue
Chorlton’s Horse & Jockey Pub ReopensChorlton’s Horse & Jockey Pub ReopensLandmark boozer to become ‘urban country pub’ after £250k refurb
The Northern Quarter Pub Walk: Thursday 6 MarchThe Northern Quarter Pub Walk: Thursday 6 MarchFunny, factual and boozy, take a tour of the pubs this Thursday, with the Confidential editor
Local Porter Is Britain's BestLocal Porter Is Britain's BestJonathan Schofield finds Dunham does good with good 'un
The Dockyard ReviewedThe Dockyard ReviewedJonathan Schofield likes it simple and rugged
Neil Sowerby’s January '14 Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby’s January '14 Beer ColumnIs Macc the best ale town around?
Manchester Beer And Cider Festival 22-25 JanuaryManchester Beer And Cider Festival 22-25 JanuaryNeil Sowerby is already polishing his antique pewter tankard
New Manchester Gastro-pub To OpenNew Manchester Gastro-pub To OpenJonathan Schofield and new life for a faded city centre boozer
The Swan With Two Nicks ReviewedThe Swan With Two Nicks ReviewedJonathan Schofield thinks it could be so much bettter
Yew Tree Inn, Bunbury, ReviewedYew Tree Inn, Bunbury, ReviewedNeil Sowerby relishes the 'Cheshire Dining Pub of the Year 2014'
Eagle And Child Reviewed: Voted Best National Sunday LunchEagle And Child Reviewed: Voted Best National Sunday LunchNeil Sowerby goes in search of the best in the country according to The Observer
Duttons ReviewedDuttons ReviewedJonathan Schofield appreciates the sturdy virtues of good city addition
The Dock Yard Pub To Open In MediaCityUKThe Dock Yard Pub To Open In MediaCityUKDamson restaurant's team to expand MediaCityUK operation
Lower Turks Head Re-opens: A GalleryLower Turks Head Re-opens: A GalleryJonathan Schofield visits a new boy that's over 250 years old
Oast House Breaks Guinness World RecordOast House Breaks Guinness World RecordPhoenix Ales featured as a host of imbibers gargle booze
Neil Sowerby finds his MarblesNeil Sowerby finds his MarblesMuch merriment at Marble Arch's 125th birthday bash
Neil Sowerby’s May 2013 Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby’s May 2013 Beer ColumnOur own original Hopper finds arty labels just the ticket
Neil Sowerby's March Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby's March Beer ColumnIn pursuit of craft beers
JW Lees Reduces Pint PriceJW Lees Reduces Pint PriceLocal brewery reacts to the Chancellor's surprise cut
The Baum Reviewed: Britain's Best PubThe Baum Reviewed: Britain's Best PubNeil Sowerby doesn't mind a delay with his dogs
The Rising Sun ReviewedThe Rising Sun ReviewedJonathan Schofield likes a pub that keeps it simple
Neil Sowerby's January Beer ColumnNeil Sowerby's January Beer ColumnThe Winter Ales Festival and other froth
Neil Sowerby's November Beer ColummNeil Sowerby's November Beer ColummNew Brewery on Temperance Street, Monks making ale, and Real Ale for lesbian and gay folk
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Latest Rants

Anonymous

Agreed, a right dump

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Anonymous

Who remembers The King? Now that was a pub, before the NQ was the NQ. No hipsters in there.

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Anonymous

Yet people pay 20 pounds plus for terrible American burgers at other places in the northern quarter…

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Anonymous

Particularly Canal street, I believe that someone saw a gay man and a lesbian down there last week.…

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