Alston Bar & Beef - Manchester
To top it off, Alston has a large selection of gins available in each of their two bars, as well as a number of their own gin infusions made on site using a cold compound process, each individually garnished and served to perfection.
2 Courses for £15 / 3 Courses for £18
From a set menu.
Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 6 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.
Valid For: 1 - 6 people
Starts: 3 September 2019
Ends: 30 November 2019
Availability: Mon-Fri 12:00-18:00
See availability for 1,000 point tables
Sun - Thu 12:00PM - 9:45PM
Fri - Sat 12:00PM - 6:30PM
Amazing food and staff can’t wait to go back
Deal with a bottle and steak platter is brill
This was my first time visiting Alston and I wasn’t disappointed. Nice bar area for pre dinner drinks with a fantastic choice of cocktails and variety of different branded drinks. The food was excellent, great menu with a good range of different foods. Good background music and an overall nice atmosphere with attentive service.
We visited the restaurant on Saturday the 5/10/19 and myself and my wife really enjoyed every bit of our visit from the front desk to the service was amazing. Our waitress Eryn was very good and attentive to detail with good knowledge of the food and wine. Hope to visit soon.
Everything was fantastic, especially the food 👌🏼😋
Our fourth visit which was a good as ever.
The best Sunday Lunch in Manchester. Attentive, friendly staff. Amazing gin cocktails and absolutely perfect food.
Far superior to nearby Hawksmoor in every way.
Very busy Saturday night, food was worth the money and the staff were excellent very attentive . Good selection of drinks.
The speakeasy was very busy for pre dinner drinks but plenty of room at the bar.
The staff all worked hard.
It was the first time me my partner and our friends had tried the restaurant and it was lovely - food was good and there was a good choice of drinks
Service was good
Look forward to coming again
The beef was the best we’ve had in Manchester! Everybody needs to try this place..
Wonderful experience at Alston Bar and Beef. Food was delicious and Eryn and Meg were great, they made us feel very welcome! thank you
Everything was fantastic, especially the service 👌🏼
Service excellent. Starter stunning. Chips best I've ever eaten. Steak fabulous. Great dessert. Three courses for eighteen pounds, can't be beaten.
Lovely food and great service! Cocktails were amazing and would recommend to Cafe de Paris with the steak!
Worth every penny
Food and service was excellent. I just had to choose a different starter and dessert than I wanted as they had run out of my first choices.
Brilliant as ever great service and amazing food would deffo recommend
I took hubby for his birthday meal on Saturday although we have been several times before we have previously had vouchers as it’s rather expensive. The meal was superb and the service was excellent they even put a candle in his sweet..... highly recommended
2nd visit this year and it was fabulous again. Service is personal without being too intrusive, and made excellent recommendations. Restaurant has a lively but intimate atmosphere. Food is delicious.
The food was gorgeous, both steaks were full of flavour. The woman serving us was incredibly helpful. Only criticism I have is the taps in the male toilet need fixing
Staff clueless, had to ask 3 times for wine they didn't bring, then had to ask 3 times for dessert menu, they forgot coffess and had to ask twice for bill, awful
Food was amazing, steak was one of best had! Only thing would change was service as was very rushed. As soon as we sat down we had drinks order taken, then as soon as finished dinner we were asked about deserts then shortly after the bill was brought. For the price paid would have expected it to be more relaxed and less rushed.
Hi ChrisB! Thanks for writing us this review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal with us! We will definitely take on board your comments about feeling rushed. I will make sure to pass these comments on to our waiters so that we can improve for next time. Thank you and we hope to see you again very soon! ALSTON MCR
Steaks were cooked perfectly and were of high quality. Our server (John I think) was great and very knowledgeable.
The wine to accompany the meal was a perfect addition.
Overall everyone within our party was very happy with the meal and we will definitely return.
Best stake I’ve ever had was delicious, defiantly go again!!!
I have posted something directly on tripadvisor, managers discretion on the day was appalling and not as expected from such an establishment
Such an amazing restaurant, my boyfriend and I came here for our date night and had the Friday butchers cut sharer. Gorgeous food and such good value for money. Would recommend that maybe the 3 steaks came out separately or kept warm because when we came to the last steak it had gone a bit cold and that there would be an option to have white wine instead of red. But still we cannot fault the food, staff and atmosphere. 100% would recommend and go there again!
We had a brilliant night celebrating my new job. The £50 deal was fantastic and all the staff really helpful. Special mention to Ross who really looked after us. Thank you.
Meat was tough. No salad at all, just meat and fries. Desert underwhelming. Staff nice but a little slow.
Great steak, superb value on the set menu, and dessert was stunning. Will definitely return.
The food is absolutely fine. I just think it’s overpriced. It’s priced at top level and it’s not top level. Just fine.
Great meal. Kirsty was an awesome server
Really good service
All round really good experience
This is the second time I've been and intend going again soon . Found my new favourite steak in the flat iron which was cooked to perfection . Great choice of gins and the service was high class . Highly recommended.
Went for my wife's 40th birthday, pre booked thinking that it would be busy but we was the only table in at 8pm, The fillet steak was beautifully cooked and everything else was also good. Only issue was how can they put on a service charge of £8.90 for a table of 2??? Took me by surprise.
Phone call in the morning to say the Pastry Chef was not in work therefore there would be a reduced sweet menu. I could live with that. However when our group of 8 people arrived we were told there were only 2 " Sunday Roasts" available we had no choice but to leave and go somewhere else. This was at around 6.00pm on a Sunday afternoon.
Hi Paul, Firstly please accept my sincere apologies that you were left disappointed. Our Sunday Roasts are served on a limited basis - we often sell out but the times can vary! If you would like to try us out again sometime please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will make sure we have plenty of roasts available! We look forward to hopefully seeing you again someday. Kind regards Alston MCR
This is our second time and Alston and I would definitely recommend a visit. Both times I have had the rump steak and it has been the best cut I have had in Manchester which has also been cooked to perfection (medium rare) we also had the onion pieces which where in the lightest crispiest batter you can imagine. My wife had a side of mushrooms and spinach, these were also to die for.
lovely greeting when we come in and to top it off the draft lager and IPA were top class.
Hi JasonB! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great 5* review! We love that you love our food as much as we do! We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves and we look forward to seeing you again! Kind regards, ALSTON MCR
1st time visit, was pleasantly surprised with all that Alston had to offer.. staff extremely helpful and all had smiles on.. would definitely recommend and return
Hi AndrewJ! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a great 5* review! We are going to pass your great comments on to our team! Thank you again for recommending us and I hope to see you again very soon on another occasion. We would love to have you back. ALSTON MCR
My daughter and I had the Butchers cut which is a sharing dish. The waitress was very informative and knowledgeable. She looked after us extremely well.
Hi ClaireM, Thanks so much for your 5* review, great to see you would recommend us! We are so glad you had a fantastic meal with your daughter. Hope to see you both very soon to try us again! :-) Thanks again. ALSTON MANCHESTER
Only reason I have marked this down what so ever is because it was so quiet - however we went on a Sunday evening at 7:30.
The food was absolutely exceptional. Words cannot even describe just how perfect not only the steak, but the proper homemade chips were!
Drinks had a fantastic range, and the missus was overly impressed with their extensive and home brewed gin choices.
Hi BenR! Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a 5* review! We love that you love our food as much as we do! We pride ourselves in how great our home brewed gins are! We have Jack to thank for making them! I will make sure your comments about our gin are passed on to him. Hope to see you very soon on another occasion! ALSTON MCR
It was our server Ross's first night apparently and he really went out of his way to make us feel welcome. He gladly made conversation with us, was extremely helpful in suggesting a sauce for my husbands steak , always keeping an eye on our table without coming over and interfering and topping up our wine glasses if ever they looked too low. The food was cooked to perfection, was very flavourful and was quite frankly amazing. The atmosphere in the venue was quiet but for a romantic night like we wanted it was perfect. The look of the venue was interesting yet not too catching to take away from the conversation. Amazing place all around!
Hi NicolaM! Thank you for taking the time to leave us an amazing review! I will make sure that your excellent feedback is passed on to Ross, who is already an integral part of the team. We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves and we look forward to seeing you again! Kind regards Alston MCR
Great evening out! Efficient and friendly service. We went for Butchers Choice menu on a Friday. Great value! Amazing steak and includes a bottle of wine. My daughter choose the chocolate tree for dessert which looked fantastic! Would definitely recommend!
Hi ChrisP, Thanks so much for your 5* review, great to see you would recommend us! We love that you love our butchers choice just as much as we do! Hope to see you again very soon to try us again! :-) Alston MCR