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Nice area for shops

Nice enough area to visit with lots of shops and restaurants. Better to come here during the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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This has to be still one of the most horrible shopping streets in the UK. I cant understand why... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Many of Manchester's shops and fine restaurants are located on or near this major thoroughfare.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average30%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“arndale centre” (45 reviews)
“usual shops” (9 reviews)
Manchester, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice enough area to visit with lots of shops and restaurants. Better to come here during the Christmas Markets. The markets are lovely to visit and have some excellent stalls of which there are a lot of food and drink stalls. The Christmas Markets are...More

Thank MrMrsHappyR
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has to be still one of the most horrible shopping streets in the UK. I cant understand why Manchester Council havent done anything to make it more acceptable. I walked down a street of litter and the people seem quite happy to trudge through...More

Thank Howard-Liverpool
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Market Street is fun, but also not too special of anything you will find in other cities: Marks and Spencer, Tesco Express, Primark, and similar big-box stores. When not raining (ha!) well worth a walk through.

Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great shopping street with a cozy christmas market in the middle. We experienced again how friendly and polite the British people are.

Thank Thomsones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small Christmas market but very good and worth a visit if you are visiting the other Christmas markets in Manchester

Thank john6101953
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great busily street that runs along from the Arndale Centre across the centre of the main retail district. Great place to walk and soak up the Manchester vibe, although I was surprised by the amount of beggars and homeless people around the...More

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of high end shops in the area. Christmas exhibits on weekends are VERY busy , however you can walk everywhere.

Thank 55Traveller55714
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lloyd’s Bank on Market Street Manchester is a high tech Bank with a coffee shop. Worth a visit, coffee is great and reasonably priced. Coffee provided by the Ancoats Coffee Company. Silver Apples bakery provide the yummy cakes. Excellent for a quick stop while shopping.

Thank paddy60808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow this place has really gone downhill in the last 30 years. Lots of litter and graffiti and the stores are ru down and nothing much to look at. Expensive parking too

Thank Zappafan5797
Reviewed 9 November 2017

How sad it has gone so downmarket very shabby and litter everywhere. Avoid it if possible it used to be very nice.

Thank terrtiopelo
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John V
15 February 2015|
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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