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Jaffa Restaurant

185 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 5AP, England
+44 161 225 0800
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
185 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 5AP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant last weekend on the recommendation of friends. From the outside the food looks very tempting and the staff come across friendly and its busy. However unfortunately its not a clean establishment with the toilet facilities well below average. I found my...More

Thank crusey12017
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thank you for taking time to make us aware of your visit at Jaffa, just to clarify a few things. I did speak to the member of staff concerning and he said that he did mentions that they could replace the chicken for you but...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

It’s many years since we were last here. Restaurant is clean and tables are quickly cleared and wiped ready for the next diners. Was relatively busy even midweek and the atmosphere was spoiled by unruly, noisy children. Our starters arrived - tabbouleh and hummous -...More

Thank b56c
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

I'm sorry to hear that you didn't have a great experience visiting Jaffa but I would like to explain to you that usualy all of our customers order kebabs which includes naan and have salad as a side. Other people who order just mezzes, usually...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Not sure what all the fuss is about. We usually order take away and find it average in terms of quality and price. We ate in last week and had chicken tikka kebabs (£4.80) that consisted only of thigh meat. Not sure what they do...More

Thank Imran Y
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for writing your review, we appreciate all comments received from our customers. Our chicken is grilled chicken which is marinated and we could assure you that we buy the best and most expensive chicken in order to satisfy our customers. All our food...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

I came across Jaffa nearly 14 years ago when my wife was in a nearby hospital after the birth of our son. I was looking to take her some lunch in, as the hospital food wasn't great. I walked up and down the Rusholme strip...More

Thank BabaDom
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for being our loyal customer for over 14 years! We appreciate you taking your time to write a review and everyone at Jaffa appreciates your comments. We all hope to continue seeing you over the coming years. As for Arabic coffee, you are...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017

I have been here many times and it is consistently very good, the grilled chicken and fresh salad are always great, actually when i went last time with my mrs we shared the grilled chicken and ate a large salad whilst we waited for the...More

Thank Superdannyj
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for taking time again to write a review, as usual our food is made to order and our salads are always fresh. We all do our best and work hard to keep our customers happy. Thanks again and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Jaffa is very nice and economic place to visit with your family. Food is always very fresh and nice. Service day time is very very good but night time has very different in bad way,

Thank Mohamed Naeem K
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we appreciated all your comments. also we will address the issue about night time services to be as good as the day time. thank you again.

Reviewed 7 October 2017

Came here on Monday evening and the place was packed, but because we had been recommended we waited for a table........and I am delighted that we did. The salads are absolutely devine and beautifully served, even though the staff were extremely busy. The shwarma was...More

Thank grannyneet
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your 1st visit and waiting for a table, thanks for the person whom recommended us. As we discuss all comments we receive with all our the staff, we were all over joyed and very happy to have another satisfied customer. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered chicken grill and my niece ordered stuffed chicken . Stuffed chicken was looking good but had few red uncooked bits as my niece start eating it .Food came in good time but taste wasnt nice and it was cold. even tho I was...More

Thank Alise D
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Hi, thank you for taking time to write a review, I would like to apologies for not been happy with the stuffed chicken, looking at the picture you have put all looks fine and its cooked to order, the only issue I could think of...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

We ordered lunch for 200 people from Jaffa for a family event. We had stuffed lamb, special rice and okra curry as main dish with all of their salads (Falafel as veg option). The food was delicious all our guest were raving about it. There...More

Thank Michael F
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear Michael, Thank you for your most kind comments that made all of us at Jaffa very happy at the fact you enjoyed us catering you. We appreciate the time you took to write this review. We do hope to see you again sometime. Kind...More

Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I visited on 23rd August 2017 for a quick snack. Despite me asking several times for a clean table, I was told I had to wait as they were 'busy' (there were only 4 customers there at the time). The staff were rude and the...More

Thank Adii212
S M, Manager at Jaffa Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2017

My apologies for not being looked after. we are usually very busy, but we do have plenty of staff to accomdate customers and clean tables. I will look into the mater myself and check the CCTV but it would be helpful if you know the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
11:15 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Wilmslow Road, Manchester M14 5AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester>  > Rusholme
  • Neighbourhood: Rusholme
  • Phone Number: +44 161 225 0800
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