We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Fantastic Buskers

Many of the buskers are very talented from the diverse reggae band to the classical singers. At... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
england uk
Shopping st down the side of the Arndale - spice evrywhere

Shopping st down the side of the Arndale- kind of the main drag in Manchester. This St has it all... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Read all 391 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Many of Manchester's shops and fine restaurants are located on or near this major thoroughfare.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“arndale centre” (43 reviews)
“usual shops” (8 reviews)
Manchester, England
Write a Review
Reviews (391)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Many of the buskers are very talented from the diverse reggae band to the classical singers. At time you feel that you are at a concert Excellent range of shops and of course plenty of food venues ranging from Market to established venues.. Weather may...More

Thank libby40EnglandUk
Reviewed 2 days ago

Shopping st down the side of the Arndale- kind of the main drag in Manchester. This St has it all, tramps, smack heads, religious nuts, buskers, kids singing, bums high on spice frozen in time, portable trinket sellers, muggers robbers - oh my oh my....More

Thank ManchesterTonytiger
Reviewed 2 days ago

They are here all year round. A multi racial mix of race and creed gives for some unusual Sights sounds and smells.

Thank dwhatley20
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is very much in the city center and is very convenient for commuting to and fro in and across Manchester city. Also this place is very near to shopping centers and malls like Printworks, Arndale center, National Football Museum, etc.

Thank chasteboy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would do as the locals do - just avoid this street. I have to pass through every day and can confirm the centre of Manchester is a real mess these days. This street seems to attract the worst of it all. You will be...More

1  Thank RealMancunian
Reviewed 1 week ago

So we visited the Arndale Centre as it would be rude not too when you are in Manchester. There are the usual shops but what we did enjoy was market street which we happened across by accident. I was totally fascinated by the fish stall...More

Thank Kaz B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lots of shops to see and plenty of food places people are very friendly and helpful just wish i had a few more days to explore

Thank craiggoo7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for shopping, you can find everything you want here :).. maybe almost everything. Strolling around will interesting, excellent security patrol and made me feel safe.

Thank Gregorius S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will go through that street for sure by visiting Manchester . It is the mean shopping area which include the Arndale mall and luxurious shops

Thank ZayerFaisal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always lots going on, great atmosphere and lots do see do and smell! Never been down here and not seen a street performer or some randomness happening, love it...

Thank Bitonastick
Nearby Restaurants
Chaophraya Manchester
1,806 reviews
.17 km away
Sam's Chop House
948 reviews
.17 km away
TGI Fridays Manchester Royal Exchange
515 reviews
.15 km away
Rowntrees Cafe
45 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Royal Exchange Theatre
946 reviews
.20 km away
Arndale Centre
758 reviews
.17 km away
St. Ann's Square
244 reviews
.26 km away
St. Ann's Church
99 reviews
.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
John V
16 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from patchycat | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jean-Marc, I don't know either. Knowing the council you probably do! Like David I suggest you use the city council website. Good luck Patchycat