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Giraffe - Trafford Centre

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136 The Orient | The Trafford Centre, Stretford, Trafford M17 8EH, England
+44 161 747 2100
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Today
10:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We booked a large table as a group of friends and as 3 of us had babies we booked Giraffe because it said on the website it was ideal for people with prams as there was lots of space for them. Firstly, it took a while for us to find the restaurant - on the website it said it was... More 

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Thank ktbirchall
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came one night for some dinner and both really enjoyed our food. Plenty of variety on the menu and all reasonably priced. The service was great too. We would definitely recommend over some of the other places in the Trafford Centre.

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Thank 1jones1
Manchester, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A nice meal with the family good service, i have been a few times but noticed that the size of my burger had shrunk considerable of the past couple of visits. Still the food is of good quality. I would reccomend most things off the menu maybe stay away from the burgers if you want something to satisfy. The others... More 

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Thank Sikace
Runcorn, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good and staff are very helpful. Katsu curry was fabulous. 10% service charge which was automatically added to the bill which i found cheeky. I always leave a tip anyway but do it out of my own choice.

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Thank dem56
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for a meal this evening. Two bowls of food. Childs menu meal. Olives and bread for starters and a couple of drinks. Nothing extravagent. Bill comes... 48 quid. Say what.... Turns out that these guys automatically add "10% gratuity tip" onto your bill for you. On their behalf. For themselves. Thats nice. Turned out to be just short of... More 

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Thank Clint W
Watersfield, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and staff, didn't have to wait long either and very reasonably priced. Lots of variety on the menu aswell, would definitely return!

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Thank James S
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first time we had been to Giraffe, as we wanted to try something new. We were both disappointed. The good bits - the staff were lovely, and the starter was quite good. The main course was a burger, and whilst it was nice, it was nothing special. The chocolate cookie sweet was more of a chocolate bun,... More 

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Thank Dave H
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looked round at all the restaurants in the centre and decided on this one based on the vegetarian options and children's menu. The falafel burger was lovely. My son throughly enjoyed his salmon and wedges. He was very impressed with his cup of milk that had a giraffe hanging from the straw! I was impressed they added a kid. The... More 

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Thank Elektra77
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious food, great staff even though it was busy! I would recommend their Spicy Rice Bowl and their Ice Teas!

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Thank Louise W
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95 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are friendly, responsive and efficient. The menu is good with good options for veggies. The food is quite tasty and served quickly. I cant recommend the coffee though but you're not going to go there for the coffee so not a big deal.

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Thank Jamie J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Cuisine
American, International
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 The Orient | The Trafford Centre, Stretford, Trafford M17 8EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Stretford
  • Phone Number: +44 161 747 2100
Description
Freshly cooked food for everyone served to the sound of great music - guaranteed to make you feel good!

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