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Room for improvement

As a main shopping street in a city centre this street lacks character and cleanliness . There is... read more

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Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire, UK
Shopping Spree

You have everything you need in the one street, as you can also get into the Arndale Shopping... read more

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Many of Manchester's shops and fine restaurants are located on or near this major thoroughfare.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good33%
  • Average29%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“usual shops” (9 reviews)
Manchester, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a main shopping street in a city centre this street lacks character and cleanliness . There is nowhere to sit and the street is ruined by too many people stopping you with leaflets , begging for money and street vendors selling tacky throw away...More

Thank babyhk
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have everything you need in the one street, as you can also get into the Arndale Shopping Centre from here. This is an amazing centre. All the big names are there.

Thank shirleyt_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very dynamic place and full of shops. definitely the centre for shoppers and visitors. you can get something to eat also, very fastly.

Thank Riccardo G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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 4 December 2017

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 30 November 2017

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 23 November 2017

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 22 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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 18 November 2017

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

Thank 55Traveller55714
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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