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The Alchemist

1 New York Street, Manchester M1 4HD, England
+44 161 228 3856
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“fajitas” (37 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
1 New York Street, Manchester M1 4HD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went in May as in Manchester for a Birthday weekend on the Friday night was really busy even around 7pm. Guys serving we're great really attentive and always around when you need them! Food was fantastic and arrived really quickly to our table. Girlfriend ordered...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for cocktails here, absolutely beautiful. Strong & beautifully presented. Recommend bubble bath & the lightbulb moment.

Thank minnie2594
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for the lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved the cocktails here. The staff were very friendly. Loved the smoking cocktail experience. Mostly around £8 price so not too bad.

Thank clairelouise2014
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed the decor and atmosphere of The Alchemist. Drinks were fun!! We shared a veggie platter and a steak sandwich. We enjoyed our food. Service was ok but the atmosphere and food made up for it. If we were staying longer I would go...More

Thank GCR2011
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Alchemist New York Street. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 6 days ago

Drinks before moving on for Dinner and the Bridgewater Hall first time at the Bar but not the last great looking place inside and out and by the looks of it a place to be seen with the Manchester set

Thank johnwhite18
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice location, if eating ideally you need to book. Great atmosphere and facilities. We didn't eat during our last visit, however have in the past, amazing food.

Thank Jackie W
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for a lovely review. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Love these guys, the cocktail expertise here has you mesmerised, you just have to watch as they produce a master piece of flavour and vision. You must try this place.

Thank MULCASTER2
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your experience at The Alchemist New York Street. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place! The cocktails where really cool never seen anything like it! The staff making them know their stuff and were good at recommending what to have!The prices are reasonable although we ended up buying a lot to try them all out haha! We then...More

Thank Megan Rachel T
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your lovely review! We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had meal here with friends on Friday evening. Food was fantastic, would definitely go back. Tried a lot of the cocktails too. Great atmosphere with really great waiting staff.

Thank Scotslas92
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Alchemist New York Street. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed yourselves and the service. Kind Regards, The Management Team

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked for fifteen of us, 20/05/2017 and upon being ushered in by the greeters, we were treated to excellent service, food, drinks and a general great atmosphere. We had a booking for fifteen, which you would find can cause issues as has been experienced...More

Thank A2Zoffun
The Alchemist N, Manager at The Alchemist, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Alchemist New York Street. We are so glad to hear you all enjoyed yourselves. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards, The Management Team

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Debbie S
What's the food like here?
14 March 2017|
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Response from Rebeckalouise96 | Reviewed this property |
Really tasty! We tend to order a lot of nibbles but it really is lush!
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Louise C
Hi, we want to reserve a table for dinner on a Saturday evening, I can't get the reservation section to go past 7pm. Is that the latest time possible for reservations?
5 March 2017|
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Response from The Alchemist N | Property representative |
Hi, we take reservations until 10.45pm. Please call 0161 228 3856 to make a reservation if you are having issues with the online booking system. Thank you.
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Lawty66
Are under 18s welcome? Have my 14yr old daughter with us.
21 August 2016|
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Response from BlingLJ | Reviewed this property |
Hi there ... only just seen your message ... we took my nephew who is 2 and they provided a high chair so I'm sure you will be fine ... enjoy 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 02:00
Saturday
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 New York Street, Manchester M1 4HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 228 3856
  • E-mail