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Caffe Nero

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2 Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 1AF, England
+44 161 228 3049
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06:30 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:00 - 19:00
Mon - Fri 06:30 - 19:00
Sat 07:00 - 20:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to the coffee shop today where I normally love to go have a coffee and a cigarette. But today all was different. All the tables that r outside undercover had NO SMOKING AREA printed on them. I really can't believe they made it a no smoking area. They will loose a lot of business from the regulars. I... More 

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Thank Susan M
Hertfordshire
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136 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the badly behaved youngsters outside which detracts from one's enjoyment. One even threw a chair across the outside seating area. No worries, there is a security guard on hand should it get any worse! Its an odd place but interesting. Full marks to the staff who appear to work in a central location that attracts a variety of characters and... More 

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Thank muchado55
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

if you want a better hot chocolate or cleaner toilets these are the guys for you. although they have an undercover smoking area which means you have to run the gauntlet on entry.

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Thank Tori W
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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579 reviews
248 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I like the ambience at Nero, nice touch having the free newspapers and comfortable environment BUT still don't understand how they can charge £5 for two small coffees ?

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Thank Mister J
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84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Nice coffees but it's quite a wait! And the loo is like Fort Knox every scallywag from pick gardens is revelling in there. Man did give me extra cream for free though Kind man

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Thank Chris K
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great Coffee. Lovely friendly staff. Tables cleared and cleaned quickly. We hadn't been before but the steady flow of customers suggest it is very popular.

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Thank Janet H
Bude, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic was served by a young lady which happen to be her first day coffee was lovely and the guy who was guiding her had a very pleasant teaching manner the coffee shop was clean tidy and very well presented the staff were all busy but with no fuss fully recommend this coffee shop

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Thank mark0002
Manchester
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220 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Met work colleague to discuss some work issues... usually like Cafe Nero but was disappointed on this occasion... Half tables empty so plenty of places to sit and chat but tables limited as several had not been cleared... As well as the none clearing of tables the staff were not their usual friendly selves and customer service was poor with... More 

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Thank Phil07Manchester
lancashire
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Whilst here on a over night stay we decided to have a pit stop here after shopping. The coffe was nice staff was friendly enough the only down side is smack heads and theifs whilst we was there a lad came in plain as day took sandwiches and a drink and just walked out staff just shrugged it off mm... More 

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Thank liesalu G
Chester, England, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

As many people know I love Nero and when I find a great one then I love it even better. I was visiting with my partner and we decided to nip in and spend some time to grab a tea and coffee and just watch the world go buy while enjoying ourselves The staff were really friendly and were very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Monday
06:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:00
Thursday
06:30 - 19:00
Friday
06:30 - 19:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 1AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 228 3049

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