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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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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Russian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Armenian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Victoria Buildings 3-5 Princess Street | Victoria Buildings Albert Square, Manchester M2 4DF, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Three of us decided that a lunchtime visit would be a new culinary experience , not having been to the Taverna for quite a few years. The quality of the food was very good but two of us felt that the portion sizes of our...More

Thank Topcat24
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We went as a family of 4 upon the recommendation of a good friend of mine. I prebooked a table for 6pm and the restaurant was quiet and we were seated in a lovely booth. We hadn't had Armenian food before so we ordered 2...More

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ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your five-star review, we hope to welcome you back to Armenian Taverna very soon. Tabbouleh and babaganoush are a firm favorite in our restaurant, we'd recommend it to anyone who hasn't tried it as yet. They are flavorful and most of all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food... friendly staff...lovely surroundings...well worth a visit if your in manchester...a great experience

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a large group for a family birthday. This is a restaurant I have not visited for many years, but will definitely be returning again soon. The food was fantastic. I opted for the banquet menu which was great value and gave a...More

Thank Moore72
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, I don’t usually eat out at nearly 10 pm but for various reasons my friend and I went for a late dinner at the Taverna on Saturday night. I never realised this lovely place has been right in the centre of Manchester for so...More

Thank Lizzie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived about 7.30 to join a table of 9, were not welcomed but treated as inconvenience Traditional restaurant with some modern accessories, clean. Nice menu. Waited to be able to order drinks Waited to order starters, asked waiter why the mushroom blini starter had no...More

Thank s j
ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. It appears as though there were some issues with your visit that made you feel disappointed. We would like to discuss your visit with you further so please may you send us an email to contact@armeniantaverna.co.uk. Best wishes,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for lunch and got the £12 for two courses deal. For starter I had soup, which was really delicious, and then marinated chicken for main. We were then tempted by paklava for dessert, which was hands down the best I have ever had...More

Thank Jessica55591
ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for you 5 star rating and great feeback. We are delighted you enjoyed our traditional paklava, we're rather proud of it too! Hope to see you soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had always pondered trying here after passing by so many times and questioning it as from the outside it’s not the most eye catching place as it is set downstairs. The restaurant is very quirky based and is very cosy downstairs. We came during...More

Thank Rosie W
ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5-star rating and feedback, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your first experience with us and we can´t wait to hosting you back soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised on our latest visit to the Armenian Tavern as it has changed a lot since we were last in. It was quite old-fashioned before but now they have made a wonderful job of modernising the restaurant and it has a really...More

Thank Off their P
ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 4 star rating and for taking the time to review your experience. We've taken your points on board about the meat and escalated them up the food chain. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 8 October 2017

booked this restaurant for my friends’ surprise birthday celebration. (I have three friends whose birthday only a week apart) We decided to try something different. There were 13 of us and what a great time we had! The restaurant is nice and cosy with polite...More

Thank olga763
ARMAN V, Gerente at Armenian Taverna, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Hi, Thank you for sharing your love of Armenian Taverna and of course your five star review, we hope to welcome you back very soon. Koor red is always a firm favorite in our restaurant, we'd recommend it to anyone who hasn't tried it as...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$36
Meals
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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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Description
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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