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Also in The Trafford Centre and Corn Exchange; the Piccadilly Gardens site shut in October 2020.

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Summary

£42
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This handy street-food operation has raided the cuisines of East Asia to provide a range of “informal dining at its best – authentic food with friendly and helpful service”. The Albert Square original now has three spinoffs in Manchester and one in London.

Summary

£42
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2
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2
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This pan-Asian pleases the crowd with everything from Japanese ramen and Singaporean laksa to Thai red curry and Balinese pork belly. The Albert Square original has spawned five other sites across the city.

Summary

£42
    £
3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This pan-Asian pleases the crowd with everything from Japanese ramen and Singaporean laksa to Thai red curry and Balinese pork belly. The Albert Square original has spawned five other sites across the city.

Summary

£36
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3
Good
2
Average
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Better than Wagamama etc.” – if you’re in the market for a quick city-centre lunch, this “consistent” and “authentic” Pan-Asian continues to be a real local favourite; in summer 2018 they added a third Manc outpost in Piccadilly Gardens, but “the original branch on Albert Square in still a cut above the rest”.

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Restaurant details

Highchair,Menu
Yes
No dress code
66

Prices

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£3.00 £12.40 £4.50 £4.95
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £18.95
Filter Coffee £2.75
Extras  
Bread £1.95
Service 10.00%
16 Albert Sq, Manchester, M2 5PF
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑9 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑9 pm

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