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3 Lapwing Lane
West Didsbury
M20 2NT

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Opening Times


Monday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Tuesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Wednesday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Thursday4.00 pm - 11.00 pm
Friday3.00 pm - Midnight
SaturdayNoon - Midnight
SundayNoon - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

For a small pub this usually has a busy atmosphere given the confines of the space. The layout has traditional elements with a modern, clean mushroom decor. The narrow entrance is flanked by two panelled rooms, a high-stool snug to the left for those wanting an intimate space, and a more open but screened lounge to the right. The bar is next, opposite that is another multi-paned screened area with fireplace. Beyond all that is a more open lounge area where TV can be viewed. Photos of old Didsbury provide added interest. History: At one point this was a tiny, narrow John Smiths house that had become somewhat run-down. Taken over by Manchester brewer, Joseph Holt in the late 1990s, it was extended and transformed into a pleasant drinking house.

Historic Interest

Acquired by Manchester brewer, Joseph Holt in the late 1990s from being a John Smith's house.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Joseph Holt Bitter
  • Joseph Holt Two Hoots

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

Guest beer usually from the Bootleg range.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access

    On ground floor.

  • WiFi Wifi

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3 Lapwing Lane
West Didsbury
M20 2NT

Sat Nav Reference

53.428128, -2.240749


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Metro Close to Metro

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

178, 111, 172

Closest Station (1850m)


Adjacent Metro

Burton Road


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Railway - West Didsbury


3 Lapwing Lane
West Didsbury
M20 2NT

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Metro

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