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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 good19%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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10:00 - 21:00All hours
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 2 days ago via mobile

Four of us visited this lovely place one Sunday afternoon. It is a lovely little restaurant that feels really cosy and the staff are all brilliant and very attentive. The restaurant is also very comfortable. The prices are reasonable and the food is brilliant with...More

1  Thank scottyr1990
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What a find. Had an amazing meal at Annies. Staff were excellent. Food was cooked to perfection. Superb entertainment was a bonus. Highly recommended. Will definitely return.

1  Thank JulieGaryW
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had afternoon tea at Annies today. it was simply wonderful. The food was very nicely presented on the 3 tier stand. When the waitress brought the food, she remarked to us that if we couldn't eat all the afternoon tea, it...More

1  Thank sheilariley74
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times both with & without the children. The staff are very welcoming & a pleasure to deal with. The food has been lovely on every visit. the desserts are top notch

1  Thank Ally1603
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great breakfast place. A nice find in Manchester city centre. Had full English breakfast,tea and Toast. Will call again.

2  Thank BoydsBurnley
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pre theater evening meal , excellent position close to the city centre and also very naer to the Exchange theatre . Busy vibrant ambiance with a home cooked traditional menu. very popular with all ages and types of celebrations. Good food very tasty and desserts...More

1  Thank MaM250357
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The four of us all met at the lovely bar downstairs at Annie's and started with a bit of fizz to celebrate one of our birthdays. We were all running late but called and let them know and they were lovely. We said to our...More

1  Thank SWJFarrer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience. Happy to change our sandwiches due to picky eaters and allergy. Tea was filled up all the time. Nothing was too much trouble. They even had our table decorated for my daughters birthday it was perfect. will be going back .

1  Thank arnie1958
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is well situated, just off St. Anne's Square. It has a very relaxed atmosphere with very comfortable seating and table service, something rare these days alas. Great food and good service.

1  Thank Tom H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our birthday celebration afternoon/evening at Annie's and my mum loved it. She said it was just like visiting her Aunt Lydia's with the old fashioned arm chairs and wallpaper! the atmosphere was lovely and the staff were so helpful and friendly. The food...More

1  Thank Ibizagirl13
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julie g
13 July 2017|
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Response from The-Bikers | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's very late Julie. I'm not quite sure to be honest but, I would have thought they do, child portions. Thanks Howard.
24 March 2017|
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Response from Miller0460 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what time of the day / evening you go If I were you, I'd ring in advance to be sure you got a table However, the staff here are very accommodating Hope this helps
24 March 2017|
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Response from RegHenning | Reviewed this property |
Think it's better to book in advance due to it's popularity but think it would except walk ins
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, 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
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 22:00
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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