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Tampopo

16 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PF, England
+44 161 819 1966
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (36 reviews)
“nasi goreng” (11 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Singaporean, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
16 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PF, England
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1 - 10 of 518 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took my mum here when she came to visit for the weekend. Great food and service. Definitely try the tofu sticky wings starter. It’s amaazing, even if you think you don’t like tofu

1  Thank emma s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, we've waited long enough, said Mr. Popo, it's time you took me to Tampopo. Me, I craved fat chips & a crusty pie, but Popo insisted & hit the target square: crackers, gyoza, & chicken nasi goreng went down a treat. So next time...More

1  Thank ShamiBlackpool
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi ShamiBlackpool, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit with us and we managed to beat your pie & chips cravings! Come back to see us again soon, Riley & the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three of us met for a business lunch at this very friendly restaurant serving a wide range of delicious Vietnamese food. Callum and Karolina gave prompt, attentive service, and were very welcoming from the moment we arrived. The Vietnamese coffee is not to be missed!More

1  Thank 516hilaryh
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 516hilaryh, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review! Callum & Karolina are complete superstars and I'm so glad you agree! The Vietnamese coffee is one of my personal faves too & a great winter pick-me-up! Hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch here today and super happy to find Vietnamese coffee too! Callum and Karolina were brilliant - welcoming, warm, and funny, which made our visit even more enjoyable. Thank you!More

1  Thank Samantha M
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Samantha M, Thank you so much for your lovely review! Both Callum & Karolina were so happy to hear your lovely comments - they really are great people and wonderful members of our team - I'm so glad they brightened up your lunchtime! See...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely vegan lunch had here today, following Remembrance Day. Fresh, tasty and healthy and great service too.More

1  Thank 686job
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 686job, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We've worked really hard on expanding our vegan menu this year and it seems to have gone down really well with our customers! We're so glad you had...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Karolina was very nice and pleasant, food was exceptional. I recommend Indonesian noodles with chicken.More

1  Thank kated673
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HiKated673, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a 5* review! Karolina is an absolute superstar and I'm so glad she helped make your meal a great one. The Indonesian noodles are one of my favourites too! Come back to see...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab cocktails , even better food with delicious flavours Lovely atmosphere and service .Will definitely be back.More

1  Thank 593helenad
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi 593helenad, Thank you so much for your lovely review! If you love our cocktails, be sure to call by for our Happy Hour (4-7pm Sun-Thurs) as it's 241 on the same cocktail or mocktail! We look forward to seeing you again soon, Riley &...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here with my friends last week. From the beginning to the end Lali looked after us. She was very welcoming, friendly and attentive. She suggested for us to share the Asian platter. It was the best thing I've ever had. I loved the food,...More

1  Thank littlet540
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Littlet540, Thank you so much for leaving us such a fantastic review! We train all our staff to know the menu really well so they can all help guide you through the menu and make suggestions about what food you might enjoy most, and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came with my two friends for lunch and we were so happy with our service. Kerry was so lovely and made us feel at home. We shared the vegan sharing starter which was so so good. The mains blew us away. The place was...More

Thank Maya_WF
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maya_WF, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a lovely review! Kerry was so happy to hear your kind comments - you made her day! We are a real family here at Tampopo & I'm so glad that is translating...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and service. Kerry was fantastic always making sure everything was up to standard. Would definitely recommend and will be visiting again :)) x

1  Thank Sherpa00932037708
TampopoAlbertSquare, Manager at Tampopo, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sherpa00932037708, Thank you so much for your 5* review! Kerry was so happy hear your lovely comments and we were all so happy you had a fab time with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon! Riley & the team

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27sairaj
September 22, 2018|
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Response from TampopoAlbertSquare | Property representative |
Hi Saira, All of the chicken we use is Halal (except our soups) as well as our Beef Rendang dish. Some of our dishes contail mirin (a Japanese rice wine) which can be pointed out to you by any of our servers - just ask to... More
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tripmum
May 22, 2015|
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Response from Rick A | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if you've asked the question on the review you'd have liked here....Tampopo is a restaurant in Manchester. Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
Description
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 66. Solo diners, couples or small groups all welcome. For enquiries and bookings please call the restaurant directly.
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