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Friendly place

The night that I went with friends the bar was quiet, but the owner "Steve" was good to chat with... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
Paul D
Hayling Island, United Kingdom
A great watering hole!

If you like a quiet drink to watch the sun go down across the Mekong then pop into The Manchester... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2016
John B
Nong Khai, Thailand
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30 Dec 2016
“Friendly place”
23 Jul 2016
“A great watering hole!”
British owned the Manchester Arms is open daily from 1pm until late for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Situated on the bank of the River Mekong this is a gay friendly bar offering a relaxed atmosphere and great views across the river to...more
329/5 Rimkong Road, Nong Khai 43000, Thailand
+66 86 102 9064
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

The night that I went with friends the bar was quiet, but the owner "Steve" was good to chat with, he knows everyone it seems. Nice place for a few drinks at fair prices.

1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 24 July 2016

If you like a quiet drink to watch the sun go down across the Mekong then pop into The Manchester Arms and say hello to Steve - mine host here. A great mix of Farangs of all nationalities .Very friendly and easy to park.

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Name of the Manchester changed and is now called the Sunset Bar. New Boss, other concept and woth a visit for a cold dring or some "Brit Food".

1  Thank Jose V
Reviewed 8 June 2015

First and foremost is to inform you that this business no longer exists. The owner Steve has returned to England. Five of his ex-pat customers and their ladies now own the small bar which is situated far to the east along the promenade road (a...More

6  Thank Frances H
Reviewed 14 November 2012

on my first visit, i was made to feel at home,what a great guy,its a gay friendly bar which i sussed out on my second visit(im not gay)it's all good and the food,steak n kidney pudding,chips mushy peas,and of course gravy,manchester style was great like...More

2  Thank saibaa
Reviewed 10 November 2012

I first visited and rated the Manchester arms over back in summer 2011 after what i thought would be a brief trip to the town turned into a 3 week stay. I returned again very recently and decided i would go back and check out...More

3  Thank smirky1
Reviewed 11 December 2011

A great little bar for a friendly drink. Steve, the owner is very welcoming, and the staff are attentive. The bar is in a nice location, right by the Mekong, with some wonderful sunset views. The bar is well cared for, and the prices are...More

3  Thank NK_Dave
Reviewed 28 June 2011

I dropped in on the Manchester arms during my recent trip to Nong Khai. i found the bar clean and bright and well situated on the mekong. the staff are warm and friendly and will go more than the extra mile to help you enjoy...More

2  Thank smirky1
Reviewed 7 May 2011

Steve gave us a very friendly welcome when my wife and I visited the Manchester Arms, and the first thing we noticed was how clean and nicely decorated the place was. Steve's Thai staff were also friendly and helpful and we didn't have to wait...More

3  Thank squintrell
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