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Burger and Lobster

Ship Canal House 98 King Street | Ship Canal House, Manchester M2 4WU, England
+44 161 832 0222
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (334 reviews)
“burger” (269 reviews)
“fries” (73 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ship Canal House 98 King Street | Ship Canal House, Manchester M2 4WU, England
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

I came late the other day along with my husband and got one of your delicious jumbos! Food was very lovely as it was our first time here. Service was incredible! We had a lovely lad by the name of Aman who was very pleasant...More

Thank janemoor1960
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Food was very good couldn’t fault it, But the service was a let down! Only 3 people serving but the place wasn’t overly busy, Our waiter wasn’t very friendly, didn’t make you feel welcomed and didn’t crack a smile! Starter plate was just left on...More

Thank Arcsj83
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

First visit to burger and lobster and definitely will not be the last. Great seating options from intimate tables to comfy booths. A relaxed atmosphere with a simple but delicious menu. Staff were super friendly and as we had never dined here she suggested that...More

Thank Richard U
Reviewed 20 April 2018

My experiences at Burger and Lobster are generally positive; lovely succulent lobster with a decent amount of fries and veg. Admittedly it is a tad expensive but it is lobster after all and lobster can be costly! It's cute that you have a bib and...More

Thank Kakkun2015
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Booked a table for 7.30pm for a Birthday meal, when the male member of floor staff cleared our mains we asked for the dessert menu, they didnt arrive so we asked again 20 minutes later. He went away & returned a few minutes later to...More

Thank Julieoooo
Tom_Lambe, Manager at Burger and Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi Julie, I am very sorry to hear about how your meal ended and the standard of service you received on this occasion. Thank you for bringing this to my attention, you are correct, this is unusual and shouldn't have happened. I have spoken to...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Be prepared to spend around £125 here for 2 people. Great atmosphere and staff. Short, sweet and straight to the point type of menu too. The Panko Croquettes are a treat of a starter. As for the lobster, everything we had hoped for and that...More

Thank ManchesterWillH
Tom_Lambe, Manager at Burger and Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hey ManchesterWillH, Glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us. I totally agree with you about the Garlic and Lemon Butter, I have to have at least 3 each time! £125 sounds like you dined like a King and Queen! Our Burgers start from...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

... this is supposed to be a no-brainer at a restaurant specialising in lobster. However, getting the right texture of lobster seems to be a feet only Burger & Lobster have managed. The brioche was wonderful in the garlic butter provided. I cannot wait to...More

Thank Sarah J
Tom_Lambe, Manager at Burger and Lobster, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Aaaawww thanks Sarah! We can't wait to have you back either!

Reviewed 2 April 2018

I was taken on a date here for my birthday and really enjoyed it, the staff are super friendly and passionate about the menu. The menu is simple but as you see in the name of the restaurant you already pretty much know what you...More

Thank Ang I
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Love the atmosphere in this place! Casual but chilled. You get to choose how you prefer your lobster to be cooked. Sides were very nice too especially the sweet potato fries. Definitely recommended.

Thank Keith J
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Been here twice, great quality grilled lobster served. They never disappointed me, however price are getting higher.

Thank RYHK2014
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29 June 2016|
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Response from sls61 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the burger but can lobster be halal?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ship Canal House 98 King Street | Ship Canal House, Manchester M2 4WU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 0222
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