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5 Old Bank Street | Royal Exchange Building, Manchester M2 7PE, England
+44 161 839 4423
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Eat here everytime I'm in Manchester always top class friendly staff .good food nice cocktails I wouldn't go anywhere else

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Whitworth
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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Visted Annies today for Afternoon Tea to celebrate my mum's birthday and we were not dissapointed. Greated by friendly staff we were seated downstairs in large comfortable seats where we could relax and enjoy the lovely selection of sandwiches, scones and cakes along with Champagne. We were left to chat and enjoy our food which is want you want with... More 

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Manchester, UK
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160 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Popped in here for a scone and tea on a quiet Sunday afternoon. Seated ourselves on the comfy chairs near the door. No staff around but I think you're supposed to be seated by them. Acquired a menu off another table. Staff appeared and let us swap a tea for a coffee with the cream tea order. Price was about... More 

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

I have been to annies 2 times and both times we loved it! We sat upstairs and had tea and sandwiches , both times we didnt want to leave as its so relaxing with the decor and soft music .once you step outside your back in the everyday crowds in the centre of manchester , I have just booked a... More 

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Thank Julie G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Searched tea room web pages found and researched Annies booked via bookatable web site visted Annies on 01.11.2016 enjoyed emmencly great service warm welcome good value for money great ambiance every where clean and fresh.l would reccommend for all meals.

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Salford
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108 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A friendly welcome, followed by friendly efficient service, with numerous checks by a number of staff that all was well. It was! Hotpot and merlot hit the spot. The accompanying vegetables were plentiful, and properlyprepared. The furnishing and ambience were comfortable and pleasingly understated. The coffee was excellent.

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Thank Michael B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Found this one by accident, but what a find! Lovely welcome from Mitch who was a complete delight! Chatty, explaining the menu, accommodating gluten free requirements - super. The ambience was so relaxing we found it difficult to leave. Going back soon!

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Bolton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited for a meal and drinks before visiting Rebecca Ferguson at the Bridgewater hall . The restaurant is located a short walk from Victoria station,between Exchange Square and Albert Square. We had previously booked after calling in for a few drinks. We were able to use our taste card for the discount. We were seated on... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Came last Thursday evening our first visit and enjoyed it thoroughly. Nice friendly welcome and given choice as to where we sat. Whilst it was not overly busy it still had a nice feel/atmosphere which had a positive impact on our evening. Fillet steaks and a bottle of Bulgarian merlot ordered from a homely menu that has something to suit... More 

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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

What a lovely place, the meet and greet was excellent and the service by Jamie was brilliant. We ordered the fillet steaks which just melted in the mouths we both didn't want the food plate to empty. Will definitely be back to try the Sunday roast and other foods on the menu. It's a must visit to anyone in Manchester... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?