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Efes Taverna

) #285 of 1,824 Restaurants in Manchester ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek
46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
+44 161 236 1824
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
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46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
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1 - 10 of 390 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Been calling in here for the buffet lunch for a number of years but recently it's gone downhill. The last few visits have seen smaller choice of food and poorer quality. Today we walked in and the barman just carried on drying glasses rather than...More

Thank Witlad
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I had heared a few good reviews about this place & was really looking forward to going. When we arrived we were seated & ordered our drinks. As we got our plates and went up to the buffet, my fiancé and I just looked at...More

Thank fern20162016
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great evening! It was very busy with several hen parties but each one was treated brilliantly. We were greeted with lots of smiles, the food was excellent and we were all served at once and everyone's meal was hot. DJ was excellent, the belly dancer...More

Thank Judymat
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Buffet Style food about £10 per head Not the best - has stood there for not sure how long . Dark and drab inside . The waiter was standing outside smoking , Didn't see him wask his hand when he came back inside . wouldn't...More

Thank Ann H
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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
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
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
  • E-mail
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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