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Giraffe - Spinningfields

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Unit 2 | Hardmans Square, Manchester M3 3EB, England
+44 161 839 0009
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Wed 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thu - Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music...
Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music - guaranteed to make you feel good!
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Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lovely welcoming staff, good coffee, good food.

I pop in here every day for my coffee and it genuinely brightens my day if I need it sometimes. The staff are lovely and friendly, the coffee is lovely and excellent value. There are now a gang of staff from my floor who all go for their morning coffee through word of mouth. Sometimes my work... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 2, 2015
Karen C
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I pop in here every day for my coffee and it genuinely brightens my day if I need it sometimes. The staff are lovely and friendly, the coffee is lovely and excellent value. There are now a gang of staff from my floor who all go for their morning coffee through word of mouth. Sometimes my work colleagues and I... More 

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Spur of the moment. Genuinley impressed. Great service, given time to ponder the menu etc. Good choice of beers as well as wine. Good food great choice and not expensive. Lemon and blueberry steamed pudding is a must.

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Morecambe, England, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Overpriced, underfull plates, small drinks. That pretty much sums up a place which really is as pretentious as it gets. The food is, at best average, it is far more pricey than the quality suggests it should be. If you order a soft drink, then expect to have to order another one fairly shortly after, I doubt it is even... More 

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North
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I would not have usually touched Tesco owned Giraffe with a barge pole. However, in October we had a really good meal at there restaurant in a Manchester airport. So I decided to give this branch a go I took my son and niece out, the place was half full and the staff friendly. However, the systems are simply there... More 

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Stalybridge, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

The food is delicious as always and the staff are really nice but my husband had chicken which was bleeding. It was replaced by another meal and taken off the bill. Still one of the best places to eat.

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Preston, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I had a very tasty breakfast here with friends on Monday. It was my first time eating at Giraffe and we were very impressed. Good service and good food - no complaints from us! I ate a breakfast burrito and it was very yummy and filling, the coffee was good too. My friends also enjoyed their choices. Next time I'm... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I had a very enjoyable visit to Giraffe with friends. We were the last people in and the service was terrific! The food was excellent too. Duck noodle stir fry and toffee apple crumble were both excellent dishes. My friend who usually cannot eat a lot before he gets full, finished a full rack of ribs, chips and a rocky... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

What a let down. The food was great, the service was poor. We arrived and were told to take a seat, the waiter didn't guide us to our seat. He instructed us to sit int he corner and he'll be "over when he can". Surprising considering they weren't busy. That set the tone of service. Poor and not very helpful.... More 

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England
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Just what we needed first thing Saturday morning after a night our prior. I had the full breakfast which was more than enough to set me up for the day. Good service and venue.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Ate here with friends on a Friday evening. The food was gorgeous, all six of us in the group were very impressed. Recommend the jombolia risotto with chicken and chorizo, amazing! Only let down was the atmosphere, the restaurant was very quiet and felt the staff were glad when we left so they could get away early :( We will... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Unit 2 | Hardmans Square, Manchester M3 3EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 839 0009

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 28
  • Cuisine: International

Description

Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music - guaranteed to make you feel good!
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?