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Sugar Junction

60 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LG, England
0161 839 1444
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Ranked #99 of 1,649 restaurants in Manchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Coffee Shop
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

NIce little place with interesting decor. Loved the scones and the sandwiches. Great service and atmosphere. reasonable priced.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Just very disappointed, went for afternoon tea, teapot was chipped and stained down the side, just felt place wasn't very clean. Won't be going back.

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Bebington, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Had a lovely afternoon tea here yesterday. This was our second option but glad we went. Staff were so friendly and sat us down as soon as a table was free unlike another tea room we'd already tried. Scones were delicious. From start to finish was wonderful. Thanks :)

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The Sugar Junction can be a hard place to get in on a weekend. So I was surprised when me and my friends were able to walk in and be seated straight away. We decided to order 3 cocktails all of which were lovely. Would definately go again in the evening!

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This was my second visit to sugar junction, last time was for lunch and this time was for breakfast. Both times the food has been really good, the cafe is quirky and comfortable, the service is efficient, and the chai latte is fabulous! It is my place of choice to go to when I go to Manchester!

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The Northern Quarter in Manchester is full of really lovely and quirky places. They are hidden behind the glossy shopping mall and the generic coffee shops. There you can find local cafes that are individual and different. I don't know about you, but I rather have my tea at home rather than go to Costa. It's just too predictable and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I took my daughter to Sugar Junction for afternoon tea as part of her birthday weekend. Having pre-booked a table near the window everything was ready when we arrived. The staff were exceptional and explained what was included in the afternoon tea and also the choices available. With so many teas to choose from they gave both my daughter and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

I visited Sugar Junction for the first time with my Mother in Law as we were out shopping and had looked up good places to eat before hand. Despite not being familiar with Manchester you were easy to find. We hadn't booked and it was a warm Friday so I wondered if we would have to wait for a table,... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

after finding this little jem online i just had to try it, What a great decision, we just opted for tea & cake platter. waitress asked what cake, but i asked her to surprise us. All cake was lovely & fresh tasting. Tea was also very good and lots in teapot for 2. Staff really friendly The theme / decor... More

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StephToope, Owner at Sugar Junction, responded to this review

Hello! Great to hear you enjoyed your cake platters. We take great pride in ensuring that we have a beautiful selection of cakes on offer. Next time your in town, stop by to say hi! Thank you More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Manchester's Northern Quarter is awash tea and coffee shops of every shape and size, and I've been to many - trust me. And reviewed them here on Trip Advisor. However, I have a real soft spot for this vintage gem with its quirky wallpaper, bits of 1940s furniture and tables and 1940s music. I've only been here for breakfast so... More

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StephToope, Owner at Sugar Junction, responded to this review

Hi Tom, Thank you very much for your review. You are always more than welcome to stop by after shopping in town, next time perhaps swing by in the evening for some deliciously vintage cocktails & cake ;) Will pass on your feedback to the team. Thank you More

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