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Red's True Barbecue - Manchester

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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I'm a big fan of American BBQ style so was very excited about visiting this place. Ordered the sharing platter for my girlfriend and I. After about 30-40 minutes of waiting the food eventually turned up. Almost everything was stone cold with item being hot,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank abcthomas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went in here when staying in Manchester having been blown away by the food, service and atmosphere in the Nottingham branch. So much so, that when in Manchester we made a bee line for Reds and eschewing our usual visit to Chinatown. It was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Toni C
Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Toni C, Thanks for taking the time to leave us some feedback. We always appreciate it however it comes, as feedback allows us to learn, grow and develop as a business. Whilst it's great to hear that you chose to visit us over other...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Reading other reviews, I thought this would be a great place to eat as I like American style diners with ribs and burgers etc. I booked in advance, walked in 5 minutes early and had to wait 30 minutes in the bar for a table....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Spectacle64
Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Spectacle64, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate all feedback as it allows us to grow and develop as a business. I'm really sorry to read that you waited so long for your table and that you felt...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

With a limited expenses budget Reds looked like a good option. The wait staff were all lovely and we were seated quickly. Decor and atmosphere was nice, working well for casual dining. The food was a bit of a disappointment though. My sweet potato fries...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 2DayDreamers
Red's True Barb... A, Guest Relations Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi 2DayDreamers! Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm glad that first impressions went well that that you found the atmosphere, decor and our circle of staff to all be pleasant. I'm saddened to hear that your meal was less-so however....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

5th time here. This time left a little disappointed. Wings for starter was amazing. But main course (Bundle) were kind of a down. Guess it's been in the heater to long. All the meat were dry, and the fries a little soggy. Could have been...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank oyvinds2014
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi oyvinds2014 Im very sorry that you thought your main meal was a letdown, especially as a regular guest who knows how good we usually are. I do hope that you brought your problems to your servers attention as our circle of staff are well...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was amazing (burnt ends & brisket + chicken salad), the beer was good and the staff (Chloe especially) were really friendly and helpful.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Alex R
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Alex Thanks for taking the time to leave us a 5 star review on TripAdvisor following your recent visit. Really glad to read that your food was amazing and the service was equally as amazing. I'll make sure to pass the feedback on to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So glad we went here. Food was amazing and huge, gorgeous cocktails and good beer selection. Old building so it was cold and very dark but still worth a visit. Brisket and pulled pork were deliciousMore

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 177KarenS
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 177KarenS Really happy to see that you enjoyed the range of food and drinks on offer here at Reds, we're always super happy when our guests have a great time. Sadly as you've mentioned it can get a bit cold in the restaurant sometimes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this place. The food is always really good and cooked to perfection. The staff are always so lovely and friendly. The price is really good considering the high food quality. Has a great atmosphere.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rachmayb
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi rachmayb I'm so pleased that you thoroughly enjoyed your most recent experience at Reds. We always use the highest quality and freshest ingredients which can sometimes get a bit pricey, but we do our best to keep costs down for the guests. Every time...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was amazing and so filling, such nice stuff and a really nice atmosphere. We will defiantly be coming back agian.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Joysmitj
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Joysmitj, We spend a lot of time training our staff to deliver the best customer service that they possibly can so it's always nice to know that the hard work is paying off. Our circle of staff are absolutely fantastic at what they do...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at the restaurant as a group of 7, hoping for a table! We were told there was a 30-45 minute wait but there was a bar we could go and get a drink in. About 10 minutes after getting a drink our table...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank louisewoods21
Red's True Barb... A, Manager at Red's True Barbecue - Manchester, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi louisewoods21, Sometimes we do manage to get larger walk-in tables sat faster than we expect, the guys that work the door are very good at moving things around when they can! Next time you plan on visiting make sure you head over to our...More

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Ann O
3 February 2018|
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Response from Hirsty1011 | Reviewed this property |
Doubtful
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Johnny Z
7 September 2017|
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Response from ibatraveling99 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly not sure, although I would doubt that about the food being kosher.
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Jade O
16 August 2017|
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Response from Andy L | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes but advise booking ahead. also nor the Brest for vegetarians in your party. sorry for the delayed response
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