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Address: King St, Manchester M34 6HE, England
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Shopping in Manchester is big business, and King Street is the center of it...

Shopping in Manchester is big business, and King Street is the center of it all with many shops for every style, taste and budget.

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Historic shopping street for central Manchester

This largely pedestrianised street in the centre of Manchester is well served with high end shops some restaurants and office blocks. Has largely survived the ravages of the Great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Roseville, California
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place, been there twice........my wife and I were there In 1991 and 1995. We also spent time, Both In,Liverpool and London.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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410 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This largely pedestrianised street in the centre of Manchester is well served with high end shops some restaurants and office blocks. Has largely survived the ravages of the Great Recession losing only a few anchor businesses.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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552 reviews
159 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

One of my favorite street, is divided from Deansgate in 2 side. Wast side there many elegant restaurants like San Carlo, Chicchetti (house of Fraser), 47 Kings street and so on, often nice cars in front of San Carlo. On the other side is only walking with nice shops, offices and cafè. I like it.

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Thank CarmenAndre
Derby, United Kingdom
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1,192 reviews
908 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 282 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We walked along this street and found nothing exceptional. It has a few very expensive shops and also some that are boarded up. Definitely not worth making any extra effort in order to see it.

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Ramsbottom, England, United Kingdom
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813 reviews
553 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Old thoroughfare running across the city centre King Street has something for everyone , expensive designer shops and jewelers , clothes shops , historic and modern buildings and some great places to eat

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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794 reviews
359 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Was at one time a very upmarket street with lots of individual shops with exciting wares but alas has lost its charm over the last few years. Many shops empty and looking a little sad. Some survive so it is definitely worth a wander down as still one of the better parts of Manchester

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manchester
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Nice area to shop if you have plentry of money .... all expensive shops here I wanted a Fred Perry Polo top .... £70

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1,177 reviews
554 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Once Manchester's answer to Bond Street, the recession has had an impact here, as everywhere else and many of the classy outlets have gone. However, there are still some shops worth visiting and it remains a good place to people watch.

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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519 reviews
217 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Probably past its best, it used to be a prestigious area for shops and professional firms but many have now moved to Spinningfields.

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Lancashire
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193 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

King Street used to be the main finance street of Manchester, lined with banks and major companies head offices or main branches. King Street is in two main parts, either side of Cross Street--three if you include King Street West on the other side of Deansgate. It's now trendy restaurants, shops and bars, but the original buildings remain in all... More 

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