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The Briton's Protection, Manchester

Pub added by elizabeth mcgraw
50 Great Bridgewater Street
Castlefield
Manchester
M1 5LE
Phone: 01612365895
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Punch Taverns

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Rob Hunter left this review about The Briton's Protection

Visited mid week. This pub has a traditional layout with a fairly small narrow front room, with a corridor to the side of the servery with a rather grand looking red and gold ceiling, then taking you behind the servery (where there is a serving hatch) and two separate rooms. The toilets are then further to the back of the building and the entrance to the beer garden.

At the bar I noted eight hand pulls for real ale, all of which were on, offering a range of beers from different breweries. Further down the bar were a further two hand pulls which seemed to be dedicated to real cider, with one of these being off. I remember years ago the beer selection was rather mundane, but not so these days. My Saltaire Stout No.5 was pretty decent and slipped down very nicely indeed.

Decent beer selection, decent traditional interior - what's not to like here?

On 31st January 2020 - rating: 9
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Moby Duck left this review about The Briton's Protection

A multi roomed traditional pub, set on a rather busy road, to be honest at this point on the PuG tour my attention to fine detail was not with me anymore, but deciphering the scrawl that was my notes I had Brightside Odin and they said good next to it ,so that's good enough for me.

On 24th October 2018 - rating: 8
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Bucking Fastard left this review about The Briton's Protection

Another iconic pub interior,the glazed tiling throughout is noteworthy and the mutiple rooms are all worthy of inspection,there are two comfy rear snugs.This was the last stop on an extensive Pubsgalore crawl around Manchester and so I focussed on the front bar where all the handpumps are easily accessed.The choice was Moorhouse Premier,St Peters Honey Porter,Brightside Odin and B Side(well kept) and Beartown Ursa Minor with some of the 8 handpumps unused.
The Peterloo Massacre mural is another good reason to visit,this is a fine pub worth inspecting closely.

On 14th October 2018 - rating: 8
[User has posted 2058 recommendations about 2058 pubs]


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Pub location see interactive map of local area
Map location corrected by Jonathan Wilde
Deansgate, 0.23 miles, 4 min walk (show)
Manchester Oxford Road, 0.4 miles, 7 min walk (show)
Salford Central, 0.88 miles, 17 min walk (show)
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24th Apr 2020, 14:46
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  • Accommodation : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Bar Billiards : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Beer Garden : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • CAMRA Discount : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Car Park : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Child Friendly : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Dog Friendly : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Function Room : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Jukebox : No last updated 27 November 2015 by Pub SignMan
  • Karaoke : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Live Music : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Live TV Sports : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Micropub : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Pinball : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Pool Table : No last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 06 September 2018 by Brainy Pool
  • Real Cider : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
  • WiFi : Yes last updated 16 March 2017 by Quinno _
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