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16 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PF, England
+44 161 819 1966
12:00 - 22:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 12:00 - 22:30
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent food. Not a wide choice for Gluten Free. Very busy, very clean, the staff were very helpful. Good atmosphere

Thank judithoap
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good food , fresh , clean Lot's of dish ,good service we enjoy !!! recommended for those who like asiatic food

Thank rafi c
Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quick lunch today , food was good and our server Ellie was super , her recommendations were great and she was as delightfully attentive .

Thank David W
Ullapool, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family meal here having chosen it over its more well-known Asian fusion rival. Although our meal was okay, it wasn't anything special. Some of the portions were too small, others were too big and the flavours just weren't as good as we'd hoped.

Thank Cathy H
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can't complain, high quality food, quick service if at lunch time... can be in an out in under 30 minutes... Great service, great food... Any variations to the dish, no problem ! Nothing is a problem ... Give it a go- you won't be let down

Thank JKZ10
Blackburn, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Only popped in for a 2 for 1 cocktail with my daughter on a shopping trip and got a look at the menu the sharing platter was too tempting to pass up and we were not dissapointed the flavour packed into the dumpling satay pork and prawns with their dipping sauces was out of this world next time we will... More 

Thank chalky540
Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Tampopo has been one of our regulars, the food has always been good and the service quick but not anymore. We hadn't been for a while and I noticed a few changes, different menu, slow service and bland food. On the allergen menu which gives a breakdown of most of the ingredients I was rather disappointed to see MSG listed.... More 

Thank Isabel A
Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

I made a solo visit here in September and looked after by a young lady giving great service and very tasty food. The Tempora Prawns were magnificent! Finished with a Vietnamese coffee if you haven't had one ....try it.

Thank bub221
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I was in Manchester this week on a solo business trip and ate here twice. The staff made me feel instantly at ease - it can sometimes feel awkward eating out alone, but not here. The food was fresh, delicious and arrived quickly - I tried both the nasi goreng and pad thai. A bonus - outdating value for money.... More 

Thank Jen P
Ballymena, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Highly recommended by colleagues so paid a visit on Tuesday and it did not disappoint. I am new to Asian food and the waitress took a lot of time to explain the menu and advise. Consequently I made excellent choices (sharing platter and Pad Thai) which were superb. Had to make a return trip on Thursday with colleagues (15) and... More 

Thank Ballymenapaul

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai, Singaporean, Vietnamese, Malaysian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 819 1966
The original Tampopo: small, but perfectly formed. On Albert Square and overlooked by the impressive Manchester Town Hall. Popular for work lunches, after work eats or gig and theatre dinner. Seats 64. Solo diners, couples or small groups all welcome. For enquiries and bookings please call the restaurant directly.

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