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Armenian Taverna

Victoria Buildings 3-5 Princess Street | Victoria Buildings Albert Square, Manchester M2 4DF, England
+44 161 834 9025
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“goulash” (34 reviews)
“khachapuri” (9 reviews)
“honey cake” (9 reviews)
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Russian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Victoria Buildings 3-5 Princess Street | Victoria Buildings Albert Square, Manchester M2 4DF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Armenian Taverna is in the heart of Manchester close to the iconic Town Hall. It has also been at the heart of great hospitality experience for many years. The Armenian food remains as authentically enjoyable as ever. It expresses European and Middle East influences....More

Thank chumnic
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recently redecorated I think, nice atmosphere, the first time we came here was around 40 years ago. Made a special detour to come here this time. The new owners were very welcoming and the food was as good as ever!!

Thank Graham T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always liked eastern cousine so when I discovered there was an Armenian restaurant in Manchester I had to try it. Most of the dishes I knew as they are similar to Georgian and eastern european... but the wines aged in clay are a true...More

Thank jack c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly relaxed really nice food and happy staff. First borscht (fab) Armenian ghoulash (fab) honey and pancakes (I was happy. Plate was empty)

Thank patrick M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meeting an old University friend in Manchester we both decided to try an Armenian restaurant for the first time. I've worked in part of Georgia next to Armenia, and eaten plenty of Armenian cooked shashlik (kebab) in Ukraine, but had never been to an Armenian...More

Thank KironReid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a delicious dinner at the Armenian Taverna. Party of 7 people - we ordered different things and we all agreed the variety of flavours and texture was excellent. I knew nothing about Armenian food before tonight so it was all a bit of...More

Thank pete_walker99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very nice place to try Armenian food. Especially I'll recommend to try Paghlava as a dessert.

Thank Elen H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant served good quality food, the service was good as was the ambience. I had enjoyed eating in this restaurant many times over 40 years ago and had many pleasant memories of it. I may have been expecting too much and left a little...More

Thank yevindra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I used to eat here regularly in the 70's-90's, then we left Manchester. Recently returned for a visit we happened upon the restaurant and went in for 'old times sake'. New management but time has not diminished the quality. Highly recommended for...More

Thank Nigel H
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The Armenian taverna is somewhere I have been meaning to visit for a few years, yet never got round to going. Well I Have been missing out. Firstly I was pleasantly surprised at the modern deco, this has been refurbished within the last two years....More

Thank CatherinevSymons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$20 - US$36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Buildings 3-5 Princess Street | Victoria Buildings Albert Square, Manchester M2 4DF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 834 9025
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In the shadow of Manchester's magnificent Town Hall, the Armenian Taverna is a unique experience within the city, being the only restaurant serving dishes from Armenia.
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