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) #504 of 1,824 Restaurants in Manchester $$ - $$$ American, , British
39-41 Edge Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1HW, England
+44 161 832 9245
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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American, Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39-41 Edge Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1HW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great coffee, tea (esp. the earl grey), draught beer, keg beer and bottled beer. Food is always first class, as are the staff. They stopped taking Amex which is a pain for me. So going there less now. A really reliable place to eat/drink during...More

Thank dotcomslacker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been going in here for a few years now and have to say never had a bad time always good , great crowd food and drink ( foods amazing including the breakfasts )would recommend to anyone you ll have a great time enjoy!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for brunch. On ordering we were told drinks would be 20 mins. It was busy so didn't think this unreasonable. Eventually drinks arrived after 45 mins and we had to chase this with waitress. No signs of food after 1 HOUR. Again had...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I's first visit to Manchester and we were recommended this place by a lovely lady we rented a narrow boat from. Great location in the northern quarter. We stopped here for brunch, both veggies we found there was lots to choose from...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Went here for brunch with 3 friends as all other brunch places were too busy to accommodate us. Should have questioned why this one was empty but the sign proclaiming 'top 50 brunches in UK' according to The Guardian drew us in. Selection is limited....More

Thank raelarder1976
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered Korean fried rice and the fried chicken with kimchi. I thought the food was quite bland and the chicken was over cooked.

Thank 101section
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

A couple of friends & I visited for a weekend lunch. The beer choice was great, local & further afield beers & lagers served very well. The staff were very friendly& efficient and service of our food was quick. The battered cockles were the highlight...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for brunch after a Lowry visit the night before. In all honesty I hadn't planned on having a cooked breakfast and was looking for something granola/porridge-y but couldn't see anything that fitted that description on the menu. I settled for Eggs Benedict as the...More

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this place on a Sunday morning after a hen do. Originally tried to go to Home Sweet Home but they had us waiting for 40 min before we gave up. SO glad we found ourselves at Common. This place is awesome, quirky interior, a...More

Thank Kelly O
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Popped in here early'ish evening and it was a chilled out atmosphere. We got seats by the window on comfy couches and people watched drinking a fine craft ale. what more could you ask ?

Thank david n
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39-41 Edge Street | Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 1HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 9245
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