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Efes Taverna

46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
+44 161 236 1824
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
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Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Spot on great night been twice and twice loved it brought friends from out of town and they can't wait to go again

Thank Peter D
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Efes is a lovely restaurant. To start with the staff are always really friendly, generous and welcoming people. The buffet i superb. I started with a lovely lentil soup, and delicious seeded bread. A massive selection of starters, including donner kebab meat,stuffed vine leaves, chicken...More

1  Thank bazonian2015
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We used to come here a lot but not been for quite some time, what a shock! This place has gone down hill the food choice isn't how it used to be and what they have is cold and sloppy, food wasn't getting replenished much...More

2  Thank Marco D
Reviewed August 6, 2017

We went here for a small hen party and had a great time. The food was tasty and good value and the drink prices are fair. But what really made the night was the atmosphere, with great entertainment; belly dancer (fab) dancing waiters (wow) and...More

Thank Suzit
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Went for a lovely meal and a nice couple of drinks with my girlfriend. Staff were so friendly and helpful, and the food was amazing. Felt very welcome

Thank Christos K
Reviewed July 28, 2017

This is such a lovely restaurant and the food is superb and they have so much variety to choose from and everything was hot and full of taste. A great place to grab a bit at lunch and for such a reasonable price. I could...More

Thank steve b
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

When I'm on business on my own I tend to find quick dining places such as burrito bars or buffets. Didn't fancy a Chinese so thought this would be decent. Restaurant was dead. Choice was limited. What was available tended to be food that had...More

Thank aceyy2k
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Lots of choice and the kids loved it nothing was too much trouble will be back soon (might try a Saturday night without the kids)

Thank John K
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

I have just discovered this restaurant today and i really enjoyed the homie food and warm environment. I would highly recommend this efes restaurant to everyone who love food. Yummyyyy!!🖒

1  Thank Orçun Y
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

I love this place!!! Food is always fresh and delicious. People who are working at this place are very friendly and ready to help at any time. I definitely recommend this place for everyone who loves food and good homie atmosphere.

Thank Gabriele R
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Pete D
June 8, 2017|
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Response from 14Doreen | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. It would be wise to contact the restaurant to find out. not a lot of space there for a "dancer".
Samera S
November 4, 2016|
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Response from Denise G | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing anything in relation to halal sorry
August 12, 2016|
Response from margaretpat | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There were young children in when we were there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 236 1824
  • E-mail
As the most established Turkish Taverna in Manchester, Efes offers tremendous value for money.The atmosphere in Efes Taverna is second to none on our weekend evenings! We offer everything for a full night out all under one roof. Commence your evening with a delicious feast of authentic Mediterranean dishes as you take in the live music from our very own resident musicians. Then immerse yourself in traditional Turkish dancing, performed by our own waiters and a captivating belly dancing act. You can sit back and absorb the sights, sounds and atmosphere, or if that’s not your style, feel free to get up and join in. We actively encourage audience participation here at Efes! As the Metiderranean music fade out the disco beat starts around midnight until 2.00am. Efes Taverna is an ideal place for birthdays, hen-nights or any other celebration you care to mention with a capacity of 130 people. Once you reserve a table it is yours for the evening. We are licensed until 2.00am.Sunday through to Friday afternoon we offer an all you can eat Mediterranean buffet. 12pm - 10pm (Friday 5pm). With over 60 dishes to choose from, The food is cooked from fresh everyday and offers a vast choice of Turkish and Mediterranean favourites.
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