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El Gato Negro Tapas

El Gato Negro Tapas, 52 King Street, Manchester, United Kingdom, M2 4LY
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Opening Information

Monday 17:00–21:30
Tuesday/Wednesday 12:00–14:30 / 17:00–21:30
Thursday 12:00–14:30 / 17:00–22:00
Friday/Saturday 12:00–22:30
Sunday 12:00–21:30
Advance reservations are encouraged at peak times.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About El Gato Negro Tapas

El Gato Negro is an award-winning tapas restaurant and bar in an historic converted three storey town house on King Street, in the heart of Manchester city centre.

Founder/chef patron Simon Shaw and his team creates seasonally-influenced dishes, combining modern and traditional Spanish flavours and techniques while taking inspiration and ingredients from closer to home. Our food is perfectly complemented by a superbly-chosen range of Spanish wines, sherries, spirits, tonics, beers and cocktails.

Cuisine: Tapas, Child Friendly, Cocktails, Contemporary, European, Spanish, Vegan Friendly, Vegetarian Friendly
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 19 August 2018

We had the special offer for 2 on the Sunday and found it to very good value, we just added some extra dishes and it was more than enough. Very friendly service and we would return again.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 August 2018

Much more than a meal out, not cheap but good value if that makes sense.

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Visited On Sunday, 19 August 2018

Service and quality of food was superb from start to finish!

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

despite arriving at a restaurant with empty tables we waited at least 20 mins for our pre reserved table to be ready great drinks food nice but expensive

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Amazing food, great wine recommendation and sampling and fantastic staff, we were celebrating my sister's birthday and our waitress arranged a surprise birthday dessert for her too.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Had a great night for our anniversary meal. Will be back again. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Fantastic food, lovely calm atmosphere. Already a repeat customer and will continue to be.

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

I’ve been a few times and have really enjoyed it. I think it’s most atmospheric on the ground floor. The atmosphere on the other floors don’t feel like you’ve quite got it right. Food and wine are fantastic, bit best taken in the atmosphere of the ground floor, the overall experience is so much better.

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Gorgeous

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Incredible staff service from beginning to end!

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Think food is fab - don't mind paying for quality - and food recommendations were spot on. Think the wine list is far too weighted towards over-expensive wines and needs more variety at more reasonable prices (the white Rioja was v good though)

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

Excellent food and great service - lovely atmosphere too!

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Visited On Saturday, 18 August 2018

We loved our trip to El Gato. The food was delicious!

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

Great food and venue. Scotch eggs were a treat!

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Visited On Thursday, 16 August 2018

We had lunch on the fourth floor with the roof partially retracted. It is a lovely dining experience. The food is exceptional and was complemented by a bottle of Ribera del Duero. Our waitress was very attentive, yet not intrusive. A wonderful experience - to be repeated

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Visited On Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Great food and service in a lovely setting. Can’t wait to dine at the restaurant again.

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

Good food. I thought the wine was a little expensive but that's spinningfields. The food was great as was the service

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Visited On Friday, 17 August 2018

Booked for lunch and requested a downstairs table as I was dining with my elderly parents. We had a lovely table as requested.The lunch menu is excellent value for money and the service was very friendly and efficient. My only grumble would be the fact that my card details were taken in case we had to cancel the booking and a £15 pp fee would be taken. As the lunch was a treat following an illness I was quite concerned that if we couldn’t attend due to ill health it would be a costly cancellation. Fortunately I didn’t have to cancel and maybe there would have been some discretion shown - I would like to think so!

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Visited On Thursday, 16 August 2018

Lovely food and lovely restaurant

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Visited On Thursday, 16 August 2018

Excellent food. Will be returning soon!

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Visited On Thursday, 16 August 2018

Welcoming staff, great food and drink. Perfect lunch break.

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Lovely food and drink, nice atmosphere and great service. Thank you!

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 August 2018

good quality tapas bar in Manchester

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Visited On Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Great food and very impressed with how the waiter understood the menu. Although we eat a lot of Spanish food and visit the country at least twice a year,this would be very helpful to someone not knowing Spanish food. Also impressed with the wine recommendation.

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Visited On Saturday, 11 August 2018

Myself and my partner had a wonderful meal here on Saturday with wonderful service, amazing food and an overall brilliant dining experience. We will most definitely return soon and will recommend to friends.

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