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The Art of Tea

47 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M20 6TW, England
+44 161 448 9323
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (22 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
47 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M20 6TW, England
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I've been here quite a few times for coffee over the last few months and always been impressed with the quality and service. Having the book shop at the back is a lovely touch and it's nice to peruse the tightly packed bookshelves while waiting...More

Thank NeilPatMac
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely as always. Very relaxed, warm and friendly environment. The homemade muesli was very tasty. Would recommend for a relaxed time.

Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I love this place! Any meal I've had here has been brilliant. They have a brilliant variety of tea and coffee, cake, meals and homemade soups. Once a week they have an acoustic night, there's a bookshop in the back, local art and cards for...More

Thank thecarebear
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Popped in, following a recommendation from a couple we met at a Bridgwater Hall Concert Beautiful little venue! Looks well-settled into its surroundings, which fits brilliantly with the Shabby Bookstore look and feel of the place Hot drinks are brilliantly presented, and great quality As...More

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Fabulous independent cafe - with a second hand bookshop and picture framer tucked away in the back. Brilliant coffees - and I can also heartily recommend the salads and bagels - very strongly recommended

Thank Irena G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The cafe has a great selection of teas coffees and cakes to choose from but the main attraction has to be the bookshop at the back. It has charming piles of books scattered all around for you to browse and to purchase. The establishment is...More

Thank Izzy C
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We often come here after shopping in Didsbury, or just to sit back and relax on a Saturday. It's the kind of place where you end up staying for a long while. I usually have the super tasty tea cakes with lapsang tea... Staff are...More

1  Thank EFSaunders
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My friend brought me here for breakfast before I travelled back home. It was exceptional! I had the veggie breakfast and it was absolutely delightful. It looked beautiful on the plate and tasted even better than it looked. Everything was perfectly cooked - particularly the...More

Thank Lulu M
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Whether it is popping in for a coffee and doing some work or meeting friends for lunch this is the place to be with it's selection of teas amazing coffees beers wines and spirits complementing a great food menu

Thank Tri R
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

If the books of Lewis Carol offer us an escape into the wonders of his fantastical imaginary world then The Art of Tea offers us a similar doorway into the realms of our own imagination. It is a lovely place with great quality food and...More

Thank Jonathan H
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Barlow Moor Road, Manchester M20 6TW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 448 9323
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