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The Printworks

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Address: The Printworks 27 Withy Grove, Manchester M4 2BS, England
Phone Number: +44 871 230 5556
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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The Printworks has been described as Europe's first major urban leisure and...

The Printworks has been described as Europe's first major urban leisure and entertainment complex.

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Find My Hard Rock Cafe here

This building is awesome..it is a combination of modern and old building and art. Nothing special from the outside and but step in and there you will find some cool place to hang... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 July 2015
Mariana B
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

The cinema was amazing, an experience in itself! There was 3 floors but no lifts working :/ the actual screens are huge and plenty of space to get comfy. Hard Rock Cafe was £11 a drink and food was good but wouldn't rush back as waiters didn't seem to have much time for you unfortunately. Was very nice atmosphere with... More 

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Thank Becky K
Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

This cinema is in the Printworks and easy to get to. It's also HUGE with multiple floors, IMAX, VIP Seating in the gallery (selected films) and free soft drinks and snacks in the gallery. Theres also a bar in the gallery and you can take drinks in with you. Who doesn't like a drink in comfy big seats watching the... More 

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1 Thank David A
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

This building is awesome..it is a combination of modern and old building and art. Nothing special from the outside and but step in and there you will find some cool place to hang out and shopping. Well for me it is a must to go when you're in Manchester if you're a Hard Rock Collectors because you will find the... More 

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Thank Mariana B
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Love Printworks. This place is good whether you want to get some food or a drink. Friendly environment and well situated in Manchester. My favourite places in there are the Hardrock Cafe' (when is sunny, love sitting outside) and the Norvegian Blu pub.

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Thank Latifa M
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

This is a great place to eat and drink and its pretty much in the heart of the city. There is a good selection of bars to choose from. We only went for drinks but next time m,maybe something to eat as well.

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Thank John K
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

We were going to see take that at the arena and chose to eat here beforehand, couldn't believe the choice of restaurants, so many. After the concert we did pass through again around 11pm and it was full of stag and hen dos and was quite rowdy

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Burnley, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

My partner and i have visited the printworks on numerous occasions when having a city break in manchester . Theres definately something for everyone good bars , places to eat , shops and even a cinema , would highly recommend waxy oconnors for a drink . Not blown away with the harvestor though as the food was quite naff at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

We came here as a group of 9 for my sisters hen party on Saturday night (25th April) we all had a lovely night, only managed to make it around a few places but it's so clean indoors with so many great places to go. We were greeted by friendly staff in every place we went. Will definitely come back.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

the fact that this is central and under cover and has lots of bars and eateries catering to all tastes makes this an excellent choice if the weather is bad (as it was on our night in question)we loved the bier keller with its sports and german theme and also made use of Waxy o connors, the lloyds bar and... More 

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Thank markymark3
Deux-Sevres, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

This was a stop off on the Manchester April Tweed Ride. It was the Easter weekend so the vibe was bouncing. There was a swing band playing, people dancing and old vintage cars parked up on display. A wonderful stop on our Tweed Ride.

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