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Almost Famous

Peter Street | Unit 2, Great Northern Warehouse, Manchester M3 4EJ, England
2933553
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (683 reviews)
“fries” (408 reviews)
“bacon brie” (58 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Peter Street | Unit 2, Great Northern Warehouse, Manchester M3 4EJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyable first visit with friendly staff. Very tasty and hot food with guirky surroundings in a good way. Will definitely visit again very soon.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were in Manchester with some friends and decided to introduce them to this famous Manchester institution to learn about the magic of burgercraft. It’s such a fun place and the food is really tasty. We were sure to bring our appetites. I went for...More

Thank Em B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Almost Famous last night with my wife before a gig. We’ve eaten here a few times and rarely does it disappoint. The burgers are unique and tasty and the various different types of fries are delicious. It was busy last night so we had...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for a birthday meal and could see how busy it was but asked for a table. We were told about 30 minutes and to wait in the bar area. We had drinks but after waiting an hour decided to leave. I explained...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got seated right away as it wasn’t busy and I was also eating alone. Once seated the server took about 15 minutes to come and take my order despite it not being busy and attending other tables nearby. Food came fairly quick and was good...More

Thank Caz0989
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Caz Thanks for leaving the review, I'm happy that you enjoyed the food and cocktails but saddened to hear the service wasn't up to our usual standard. I can assure you that we treat all our customers the same regardless of the party size....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Almost Famous a fair few times and it's safe to say that it never disappoints. The service has never been terrible and the staff are always friendly. The only negative is that the waiting time can sometimes be quite a while during...More

Thank Tom L
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tom Thanks for taking the time to leave your review. Really appreciate the positive feed back and I appreciate the negative, sometimes the wait can go over on food but this is to ensure that the quality isn't compromised. Hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best if not the best burger place I have been to. Food was reasonably priced and great house beer. Service was excellent and really made to feel welcome. Great music and a really good vibe on a Saturday night. Next time I'm...More

Thank 3stub
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey!!! What a great little review! Super happy you enjoyed yourself. Make sure you come back soon. Warm regards Martin

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot emphasise how fantastic the food is here. Pure, meaty sloppy goodness! (Sloppy in a great cheesy stringy goodness way). It is a little on the pricey side but who can put a price on great burgers?! The service is fab and attentive. It does...More

Thank Jess R
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jess Thanks for taking the time to leave your lovely little review!! So happy to hear you thought our food was fantastic. Make sure you come back soon! Thanks Martin

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with some friends for the first time after hearing so much hype on the place. Food was good. Had a Texas burger, bacon bacon fries and bbq wings. All of the food was great especially the fries. Staff wise the waiter was...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Thanks for taking the time to write your review, really glad you enjoyed your food. Regarding the booking situation I would just like to stress that we operate a first come first served service, if there was a 45 minute wait on the door...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst attending an expo at Manchester Central, we decided to visit Almost Famous for lunch. The food and service were spot on and the lunchtime deal of a burger, fries and a drink for £10 each is a cracking deal. Staff ‘AF’ T-shirts are cool...More

Thank Phil R
Manager A, General Manager at Almost Famous, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Phill Thanks for your review, so glad you enjoyed yourself! Watch out for the T's going on sale soon... Make sure you grab yourself one when they do. See you soon! Martin

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Eileen M
14 April 2017|
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Response from Manager A | Property representative |
Open every day except Christmas ! Burgers need cooking, people gotta' eat...
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louise6000
12 March 2017|
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Response from Jenny H | Reviewed this property |
Yeah. It changes every now and then.
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Janet L
28 July 2016|
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Response from Corkadillo | Reviewed this property |
Hello. So sorry - I didn't know anyone read my reviews let alone asked questions. I would have advised it. Hope you got a seat and enjoyed it though :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peter Street | Unit 2, Great Northern Warehouse, Manchester M3 4EJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 2933553
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