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‘The Met’ is well situated in the leafy suburb of West Didsbury on the old Midland Railway line into Manchester. Its Victorian heritage – decorative floor tiling, ornate windows and huge airy interior filled with antique tables, chairs and deep sofas – attracts a mainly young and cosmopolitan crowd. The drinks choice matches customer demand with nearly 30 wines sold by the glass, popular beers and bottled craft ciders. The bar and terrace menu offers pizzas and salads, while the restaurant carte is high on brasserie appeal: confit duck and kale hash with fried duck egg and brown sauce, for example; and the famous Met burger made from 28-day aged beef.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 25 Dec
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: 11.30-11 (Wed-Thu 11.30-11.30 Fri-Sat 11.30am-mdnt Sun 12-11)
  • Lunch opening: Mon-Thu 12-9.30, Fri-Sat 12-10, Sun 12-9 (bkfst Mon-Fri 10am-11.45am, Sun 10am-11.30am)
  • Dinner opening: Mon-Thu 12-9.30, Fri-Sat 12-10, Sun 12-9

Food and drink

  • Real ales: Timothy Taylor Landlord, Caledonian Deuchars IPA, Guinness
  • Real ciders: Orchard Pig, Cornish Heritage

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu

Getting here

M60 junct 5, A5103, right into Barlow Moor Rd, left into Burton Rd. Pub at x-roads. Right into Lapwing Ln for car park

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