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5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
+44 161 839 4423
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a delicious lunch at Annie's. The staff were very polite and friendly especially the young university student waitress. Prices were very reasonable and if we visit Manchester again we would definitely go back.

Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed yesterday

Went with my son for a late mother’s day treat. Four finger sandwiches, one scone and three small cakes each plus a drink. £19.95 each. Really? Vastly over priced for what you get and poor service. Had to hunt down the waiter to get another...More

1  Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Shopping in Manchester - and at around 11.30am we were hungry. Came across 'Annie's' that's tucked away in an alley near the Royal Exchange. In we went -- lovely décor and so many gorgeous seating areas with comfy chairs to chose from. Fast service from...More

1  Thank Kay J
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was given vouchers to visit Annie’s and booked for a special occasion - 50years since we got engaged! We were welcomed immediately and shown to a table, complete with three balloons. Throughout our visit, the atmosphere was such that we felt completely at ease,...More

1  Thank RuffordLancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with my brother, sister-in-law & nephew (again) but sadly, 2nd nephew not back from Australia to join us so we'll just have to go again now he's back. As I wrote in a previous review, "We were not disappointed and I won't go into...More

1  Thank RossendaleRed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my sister had afternoon tea for mothers day! Absolutely disgraceful! A few finger sandwiches and 4 cakes and 1 scone each total Price £40..... the waitress dropped a full tray of drinks it splashed over my clothes, i am not impressed and would...More

1  Thank Aggy23
Reviewed 1 week ago

Downstairs a find! Staff friendly and attentive and quite a welcome change from fine dining restaurants in the City.

Thank Elaine M B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful friendly atmosphere here at Annie’s. Will be visiting again! Thank you for a wonderful day!

Thank colettemarie21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner and i went on a Sunday afternoon. We had booked in advance and was shown straight to our table. We had a choice of the main menu or the 1 or 2 course Sunday menu. We both chose the Sunday menu. I had...More

Thank acj00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Annies mid afternoon on Friday 23rd February 2018.The restaurant is located downstairs with the ground floor being used by customers seeking lighter options.Bearing in mind the time we found the restaurant rather quiet. We both chose the Garlic and Chilli...More

1  Thank Keith B
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Barbara B
30 December 2017|
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Response from martyn w | Reviewed this property |
Most certainly do and it is very good!
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
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
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
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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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