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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” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (48 reviews)
“clotted cream” (10 reviews)
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European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 New Cathedral Street | Exchange Square, Manchester M1 1AD, England
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1 - 10 of 843 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After a busy day we popped in for tea and cake. I love sitting in the window here as the view is great. My friend and I opted to share the selection of desserts and they were gorgeous. Interesting flavours and a little bit different....More

Thank CalChris
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had the 3 course summer menu, with a cocktail. Thought the standard of food for the price of £22.00 was excellent. My only criticism was that the main course was just warm enough to eat, thought it was because I had my duck rare, but...More

Thank sonfitzpatrick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never been in Harvey Nichols before so called in for cocktails. Was impressed with the service and drinks were made quickly expertly would definitely recommend and visit when I am next in the city of Manchester

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table for 2 for 5pm for the set menu. I hadn't read any reviews but had a feeling HN would meet my expectations and they sure did. We were shown to our table by the window over looking the square. U are made...More

Thank Jackie V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing afternoon as always! I have been here so many times and it is always just amazing! With the afternoon tea with a coffee and of course an added bottle of champagne! Just excellent! Thank you to all the staff! And the birthday...More

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an early dinner taking advantage of the £22 offer, three courses and a cocktail. Well worth it. The food was excellent and we had a table with views over the square. I paid an extra £5 for the steak which was excellent. I...More

Thank MacleodB54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Harvey Nicks for a family meal on a Saturday night. I had the £22 summer menu deal where you get a cocktail and three courses - excellent value! Especially as the G&T cocktail was in a huge gin goblet! I enjoyed the lovely...More

Thank Sally D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked afternoon tea at Harvey Nichols to celebrate my sister's 30th birthday. I made the booking online and when we arrived we were immediately shown to a table with a fantastic view. The decor was lovely and the toilets were extremely stylish and modern....More

Thank Claire B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just wanted to say thanks for the amazing time I had at my baby shower. The service on a busy Saturday afternoon by our waitress was impeccable, she was very helpful and knowledgeable about the ingredients about the afternoon tea! (I'm really sorry about...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited for a celebration lunch. Welcoming staff and excellent table service. Staff offered suggestions. The food was of high quality. Also well presented and imaginative lunchtime menu. Good choices of wines and beer as well. Although on the more expensive end of the price...More

Thank David R
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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 | 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 19 - USD 64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 17:30
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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
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Last food orders generally 1 hour before closing times as noted. Last bar orders 30 minutes before closing times.
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