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Efes Taverna

46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
+44 161 236 1824
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
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1 - 10 of 394 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used to come here a lot but not been for quite some time, what a shock! This place has gone down hill the food choice isn't how it used to be and what they have is cold and sloppy, food wasn't getting replenished much...More

Thank Marco D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We went here for a small hen party and had a great time. The food was tasty and good value and the drink prices are fair. But what really made the night was the atmosphere, with great entertainment; belly dancer (fab) dancing waiters (wow) and...More

Thank Suzit
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a lovely meal and a nice couple of drinks with my girlfriend. Staff were so friendly and helpful, and the food was amazing. Felt very welcome

Thank Christos K
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is such a lovely restaurant and the food is superb and they have so much variety to choose from and everything was hot and full of taste. A great place to grab a bit at lunch and for such a reasonable price. I could...More

Thank steve b
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

When I'm on business on my own I tend to find quick dining places such as burrito bars or buffets. Didn't fancy a Chinese so thought this would be decent. Restaurant was dead. Choice was limited. What was available tended to be food that had...More

Thank aceyy2k
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of choice and the kids loved it nothing was too much trouble will be back soon (might try a Saturday night without the kids)

Thank John K
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I have just discovered this restaurant today and i really enjoyed the homie food and warm environment. I would highly recommend this efes restaurant to everyone who love food. Yummyyyy!!🖒

Thank Orçun Y
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I love this place!!! Food is always fresh and delicious. People who are working at this place are very friendly and ready to help at any time. I definitely recommend this place for everyone who loves food and good homie atmosphere.

Thank Gabriele R
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The food was nice and everyone i met were friendly and polite. Gabriella was especially nice. I would recommend for my friends and return. Centrally located and good value for money

Thank Kristina R
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I have been Efes taverna a few times for launches and weekend nights food was fantastic staff is very friendly lots of choices of beers and baklava is good so everyone come and try this fantastic Turkish restaurant

Thank Yasin O
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Questions & Answers
Pete D
8 June 2017|
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Response from 14Doreen | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. It would be wise to contact the restaurant to find out. not a lot of space there for a "dancer".
Samera S
4 November 2016|
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Response from Denise G | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing anything in relation to halal sorry
12 August 2016|
Response from margaretpat | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were young children in when we were there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 1824
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As the most established Turkish Taverna in Manchester, Efes offers tremendous value for money.The atmosphere in Efes Taverna is second to none on our weekend evenings! We offer everything for a full night out all under one roof. Commence your evening with a delicious feast of authentic Mediterranean dishes as you take in the live music from our very own resident musicians. Then immerse yourself in traditional Turkish dancing, performed by our own waiters and a captivating belly dancing act. You can sit back and absorb the sights, sounds and atmosphere, or if that’s not your style, feel free to get up and join in. We actively encourage audience participation here at Efes! As the Metiderranean music fade out the disco beat starts around midnight until 2.00am. Efes Taverna is an ideal place for birthdays, hen-nights or any other celebration you care to mention with a capacity of 130 people. Once you reserve a table it is yours for the evening. We are licensed until 2.00am.Sunday through to Friday afternoon we offer an all you can eat Mediterranean buffet. 12pm - 10pm (Friday 5pm). With over 60 dishes to choose from, The food is cooked from fresh everyday and offers a vast choice of Turkish and Mediterranean favourites.
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