The Crown & Cushion


The Melon Farm

Slow pub crawl


Pub guide

Pub stagger


Address.  192 Corporation Street, Manchester, M4.

Directions. Um, just up from the CIS.

Map.  Click here.

Phone number.  839 1844.

Website.  No.


Key facts

Opening hours.  10.30pm closing on weekdays, 11pm weekends.

Happy hours.  Doesn't seem to be.

Draught lagers available.  Crystal, Diamond.

Nearby pubs.  Fringe Bar, The Beer House, The Ducie Bridge.



Do say.  This is a nice, intimate pub.

Don't say.  Crystal and Diamond make me wanna puke.

Not to be confused with.  The Crown & Anchor.  The Crown & Kettle.

Smells like.  More smoke.

Other notable features.  Phone and dartboard.  Large dog (by the sounds of it).

Page last updated.  18 June 2006.


Internal links

Slow pub crawl entry.  Not applicable.

Restaurant link.  Not applicable.

Pub stagger entry.  Click here.


Spaceman/barney rating:  5/10


Pool table.  Yes.

Jukebox.  No.

Quiz machines.  One.

Fruit machines.  One.

TV facilities.  One - showing VH1 during our visit.



Menu.  Not tried.

Quality.  Not known.

Bar snacks.  Pork scratchings and peanuts visible.

Nearby outlets.  Pete's Chippy, Royal Tandoori.



Location.  Out the back, on the right.

Quality.  Not too bad considering.

Quantity.  4 urinals, 2 handbasins and a dumpster.