Annies Restaurant & Tea Shop

5 Old Bank Street, Manchester, Lancs., M2 7PE

Top offer

Champagne afternoon tea £27.95 per person

This offer is available from March 12, 2018 until October 31, 2021, subject to availability as displayed in the booking interface. Offer excludes service and includes VAT. Not available in conjunction with other offers.


Main course: £10
Food spend: £20

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 11:00 - 20:30
Friday: 12:00 - 21:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 10:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 18:00

Restaurant description

Owned by coronation street actress Jennie McAlpine and her partner, Annies Restaurant & Tea Shop serves classic British cuisine with a fine dining flourish. Found within the iconic Royal Exchange Theatre, Annies in Manchester is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of the lively area.

The fare ranges from the simple pleasures, including warming rarebit, to refined delicacies such as scallops with black pudding. Lamb shank and fish and chips are favourites on the Annies menu, as are her famous pies. Guests can also choose a cut from the selection of steaks.

Truly comforting puddings such as sticky toffee pudding and apple pie are highlights on the dessert menu at Annies in Manchester. Relax with a glass of wine in the homely setting, decked with comfy armchairs and soft lighting.

Private dining is also available at Annies Restaurant (complete with VIP bar area), and early-bird menus are available for theatre goers. Manchester Piccadilly Station is a 15-minute walk away.

Customer reviews for Annies Restaurant & Tea Shop
(based on 660 reviews)

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  • al fresco (14)
  • entertainment (38)
  • business (64)
  • trendy (119)
  • dinner (370)
  • private dining (166)
  • large parties (143)
  • views (8)
  • luxury (102)
  • breakfast (73)
  • value (256)
  • lunch (342)
  • child friendly (98)
  • afternoon tea (436)
  • romantic (205)
  • By Katie M from Manchester
    2 March 2019

    Came for afternoon tea for my friends birthday. The table was decorated with balloons and a banner which was a lovely touch! The service from Harry couldn’t be faulted, so polite and couldn’t do enough for us. Food was good and restaurant was a lovely, cosy setting.

  • By Sue M from Salford
    2 March 2019

    Wonderful dining room, very friendly but professional staff, fabulous food, a perfect place to eat!

  • By Erika V from Manchester
    1 March 2019


  • By Kenneth M from Shaw
    28 February 2019

    All I the family enjoyed there meals , the staff where very welcoming my mum and my husband had fillet steak my dad had cheese onion pie and I had sea bass we all loved our meals thank you for a fabulous experience and a most enjoyable evening.

  • By Jane O from Stockport
    19 February 2019

    Took my grandchildren for lunch. The staff were very attentive and the food was excellent.

  • By Joanne L from Manchester
    16 February 2019

    Such a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. Staff couldn’t do enough for us. We had afternoon tea, which was amazing!!

  • By Vanessa J from Manchester
    13 February 2019

    It was my birthday and they put balloons and a happy birthday banner on the table, which was nice. Friendly staff.

  • By Jenny W from Oldham
    8 February 2019

    Great atmosphere great friendly staff

  • By Stanley C from Macclesfield
    4 February 2019

    It was our Wedding Anniversary and the staff had put a banner and Ballons on our table which was such a lovely touch We had an amazing meal as we always do when we go and the Staff are fabulous nothing is to much trouble

  • By Lisa B from Warrington
    26 January 2019

    Food was lovely and atmosphere they could be a little faster in asking for drinks order once seated but staff and friendly and helpful

Restaurant Location Map
Annies Restaurant & Tea Shop
5 Old Bank Street, Manchester, Lancs., M2 7PE