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5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
+44 161 839 4423
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Booked here on a recommendation from a friend. They had a really good experience so thought we would give it a try. Not disappointed, was perfect to celebrate my mums birthday. We both had the champagne afternoon tea which was perfect and well catered to...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here last week while staying in Manchester. It accepts Tastecard which was a bonus, food was gorgeous the setting was lovely and staff really friendly. Will return here next time we are in Manchester..

Thank Shird
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Annie's in a group of 8 for afternoon tea and we believe this is the best afternoon tea in Manchester and yes we've experienced a few! Everything was so fresh!! And there was multiple choices of sandwiches. The staff are a credit to...More

Thank Babycat_7
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a little bit of a hidden gem. I only caught sight of a sign on the main street pointing down a small lane, but I am glad I did. Called in on a Monday after work for a few cocktails. Monday's must...More

Thank JS-JN
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dined with 3 friends for dinner. The ambience was nice and the service was good, although a little slow. The Crab Cake starters were tasteless. My guest enjoyed the breaded Brie but it shouldn't have been served on a black plate as you could clearly...More

Thank Alison G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited yesterday with 5 friends we all choose off the sunday lunch menu which was very good value at 2 courses for £15 and you could add a dessert for just £3 !!all the food was lovely with giant Yorkshire puddings, service was great too.

Thank Minesabeer582
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit here as it’s near to my place of work , lovely food fantastic and relaxed and friendly atmosphere plus the staff are all really friendly and helpful , a credit to the owners!Arranged a retirement meal today and we were looked after with...More

Thank Jaymol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After being given vouchers we decided to visit Annie's for our anniversary and we were not disappointed. We ordered drinks and toasted our 49th, a couple of minutes later the waiter (Luke) arrived with balloons for our table, a nice touch. We both ordered the...More

Thank iandeheg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had evening meal here before going to Manchester Arena loved the ambience of the place and the staff were very friendly and welcoming. Ordered chicken liver pate for starters very well presented and tasty then for mains I had the Sunday roast beef unfortunately it...More

Thank GBDN2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is hidden gem off St Ann's Square in Manchester. It's an amazing place. The food is great. I've been for breakfast - yum, lunch - yum, afternoon tea - yum & evening - yum. The Sunday lunch is one of the best I've ever...More

Thank Janet A
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Nearby Attractions
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.03 km away
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.25 km away
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246 reviews
.04 km away
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.26 km away
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Questions & Answers
10 October 2017|
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Response from fionahowie198 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure if there might be disabled parking near St Ann’s church which is quite close. Get in touch with Manchester City council they will tell you. It’s definitely worth a visit if the parking is adequate
julie g
14 July 2017|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I did see child portions. Afternoon teas were being served to families with small children. Best to ring as the people there are very friendly and helpful
24 March 2017|
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Response from Miller0460 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what time of the day / evening you go If I were you, I'd ring in advance to be sure you got a table However, the staff here are very accommodating Hope this helps
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 4423
  • E-mail
Annies is owned by actress Jennie McAlpine and her partner Chris Farr. Located just off St. Ann's Square in the iconic Royal Exchange building, tucked away from the hustle and bustle, Annies is the perfect setting to eat good old fashioned food and relax in comfort and style. For a business lunch, traditional afternoon tea, pre-theatre meal, leisurely evening dinner or a private party, Annies is the place to find traditional, good quality food and friendly service. Let us look after you!
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