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Harvey Nichols Second Floor Bar and Brasserie

21 New Cathedral Street | Exchange Square, Manchester M1 1AD, England
+44 161 828 8898
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“sandwiches” (49 reviews)
“clotted cream” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 New Cathedral Street | Exchange Square, Manchester M1 1AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took afternoon tea as a warm up to hitting the shops. We were not disappointed. An assortment of mini sandwiches, various cakes, and my favourite, scones with jam and cream! All served with unlimited teas and coffee. Great views across the city centre made...More

Thank mmu77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selection of drinks at the bar well made bloody Mary. Good menu choice which was well served the turkey was very good , staff were helpful and fairly attentive .One of my favourite restaurants in Manchester over a number of years .Great view of...More

Thank SaleSwimmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister, niece and I went to Harvey Nichols Brasserie on Wednesday 29th November for brunch at 10 am. The food was excellent and the staff were extremely courteous and helpful. The three of us stayed there at the table chatting, and then realised it...More

Thank GILL C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I visited on Sunday for lunch. We only booked a table 45 minutes in advance so were impressed already that they could fit us in. All staff were so friendly and professional. The food was absolutely delicious and we will definitely be...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in for lunch for my wife’s birthday the staff were very warm friendly and receptive. Cloakroom service and a table near to the window Attentive, professional and knowledgable service from our waiter. We chose to eat from the lunch menu. Crayfish scampi and ham...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An inpromtu visit to the restaurant for afternoon tea. The service was excellent and the afternoon tea was superb and plentiful. We didn't eat everything and they boxed the remaind up for us to take away. The setting was lovely and ideal for a break...More

Thank Boogies2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a decadent afternoon with our friends enjoying a cocktail class with Dominic- fun and informative. We then dined from the set menu, just changed to include festive dishes, options including traditional turkey and Christmas pudding. All the dishes looked so stylish, even the...More

Thank nwspm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for a Sunday brunch today. Food was absolutely 10/10 all of the group were impressed with their orders! (And the fizz went down nicely too!) Staff despite being busy were very efficient & took the time to chat & answer our questions fully,...More

Thank 010jjj010
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The second floor Brasserie is a very avant-garde place to have a very nice meal at a decent price. I had dinner here in the last week with a friend. The £22, 3-course menu gives ample choice. The duck pastilla was offset beautifully by the...More

1  Thank Ollerbarrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked last minute as a pre-show dinner. Had the fixed price menu and went for the steak. Great service, city view over the triangle, beautiful food. Not the cheapest, but for the extra you pay over a bog standard restaurant, the quality of service and...More

Thank JimLymm
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Steve V
10 January 2017|
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Response from Fred H | Reviewed this property |
Yes enjoy your pre lunch drink
31 March 2016|
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Response from Angela C | Reviewed this property |
I haven't eaten before a concert but I do know that meals are served all day and I'm sure you can book a table to coincide with your concert time There is a very varied menu to choose from at various prices Just a very... More
10 September 2015|
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Response from Mark C | Property representative |
Dear Wendy, Thanks for choosing to share your very special occasion with us. We have no dress code and welcome all. I have located your booking on our system and noted your window request, we will endeavour to fulfil. We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 67
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 am - 5:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 New Cathedral Street | Exchange Square, Manchester M1 1AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 828 8898
  • E-mail
Last food orders generally 1 hour before closing times as noted. Last bar orders 30 minutes before closing times.
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