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The Banyan Tree

$$ - $$$, British,
Unit 3 Moho Building | Ellesmere Street, Castlefield, Manchester M15 4JY, England
+44 161 835 9906
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Bar, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Unit 3 Moho Building | Ellesmere Street, Castlefield, Manchester M15 4JY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t fault this place, great atmosphere and amazing staff. Food and drink is all spot on. Definitely head down to this beautiful place, highly recommended!

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We live down the road from here so have visited on many occasions for breakfast, lunch, tea and drinks! With every visit the staff have been so friendly and attentive and the food is always great. The prices are reasonable and the portions are big!...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Just got back from our yearly Mothers day meal at the banyan Manchester- of all the restaurant we could choose we always pick banyan to celebrate the special day - service fantastic as always especially from the lovely Ben- food amazing and not to mention...More

Thank falkel
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I've been here before for dinner and drinks and love the cosy, relaxed and unpretentious feel the place has. The food is also always good and reasonably priced (as are the drinks). When looking at venues for my 40th birthday party I went to about...More

Thank TheTravellingFrog77
BanyanTreeMcr, Manager at The Banyan Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Eleanor you lovely creature! It was our pleasure to host your big bash. We are so glad you had a fab time. Your speech was AMAZING and we loved your wig and hats theme. We look forward to seeing you soon, with or without the...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a tasty lunch with the house lager. Great service. Cozy and relaxed. Good menu choice. Worth a visit.

Thank Andrea C
BanyanTreeMcr, Manager at The Banyan Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words Andrea, we are so glad you enjoyed yourself. We've got some wicked events coming up too so check out our social media for updates if you fancy it. Take care! Lots of love, The Banyan Tree

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times now since moving to the area and the staff are always welcoming and attentive. Great place to go for a drink and wind down after work as it has a really relaxed atmosphere. The food is also great I’d...More

Thank Alex D
BanyanTreeMcr, Manager at The Banyan Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

YOU ARE LOVELY! It's comments like yours that keep that pep in our step Alex, we are so glad you have a great time with us. See you soon! Lots of love, The Banyan Tree

Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Came in here for a late breakfast on Saturday. It's a nice place.... Lots of comfy places to sit and chat, nice vibe in a nice area. I had the salmon and scrambled eggs on toast and my partner had the full English breakfast which...More

Thank Jennifer W
BanyanTreeMcr, Manager at The Banyan Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Jennifer we are so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Our Head Chef Paddy has been around the World and back and has picked up some strange and delicious habits that really hit the spot! We've got some great events coming up too so...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Came here with a work colleague in October. The staff are really nice and welcoming. The Banyan Tree have lunch time deals which you can see prior to you attending. I’ve visited here numerous times and I can never complain about the food. Would recommend...More

Thank Mary-Rose O
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely breakfast and quick service. Staff were attentive and apologised for the most minor of inconveniences. Thanks!More

Thank Foodie9293
BanyanTreeMcr, Manager at The Banyan Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Aw thanks Foodie, that's high praise coming from a foodie! We're so glad you had a great time, we've got our new menu coming soon so make sure you come in and see what our Head Chef has come up with for you :) Lots...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

As I was in the Cornbrook area for a business appointment I knew that I would need a place where I could work as well as eat. I spotted this and decided that it was worth a try. A good choice. The atmosphere was relaxing...More

Thank Reddevil197606
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 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 - 1:00 am
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 3 Moho Building | Ellesmere Street, Castlefield, Manchester M15 4JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 835 9906
The Banyan Tree is a unique Restaurant and Bar situated on Ellesmere Street on the edge of contemporary Castlefield. The name is based upon on a tree that is famous in South Asia. In most traditional villages of South Asia, a huge Banyan Tree provides a meeting place for the community. They gather in its shade to chat, relax or discuss important issues and make decisions. We provide a perfect space to meet and relax with friends or business colleagues. Welcome!
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