102 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 4GX


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Saturday Nights @ Exchange



 Start your Saturday night with us here at Exchange Food And Drink Lounge. With our resident DJ playing tropical house and a selection of some of the best wines, beers and spirits in Manchester; book your free tickets today to reserve your table and to be in with a chance to win a bottle of gin and a selection of mixers for your table during your next visit. 

 Tickets will reserve your table from 9pm until midnight and the winner of the gin and mixers will be selected at random the following Monday. Limited tickets are available so don't miss out and book your tickets today!  

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Afternoon Bottomless Brunch


Treat yourself to 90 minutes of bottomless prosecco whilst enjoying 1 savoury and 1 sweet dish from our afternoon brunch menu.

Served daily between 12noon and 4pm, book now for £25 per person and treat yourselves to the ultimate bubbles brunch.

View the menu by clicking the button below or make a booking by filling out the contact  form further down this page.

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Father's Day Gentleman's Afternoon Tea



This Father's Day we will be hosting our very first Gentlemen's Afternoon Tea.

For £40 per two people, the greatest guy in your life can enjoy a selection of sweet and savoury treats including mini burger sliders, sandwiches and boozy cake alongside a pint from a selection of our amazing range of beers and craft ale.

Tickets are £40 for two people with a supplement ticket for additional +1 places on sale at £25. Servings begin from 12noon ending at 5pm and upon booking you will be sent an email from the team to confirm a two hour slot for your booking.

We look forward to seeing you and your Dads here at Ropewalks on Sunday 16th June.

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Gin And Tapas Tasting Experience



Come and try a selection of some of the best gins around whilst tucking into an array of delicious tapas dishes at our Gin And Tapas Tasting Experience

Served daily between 6pm and 10pm, book now for £55 for two people and come and enjoy this amazing gin and tapas experience

View the menu by clicking the button below or make a booking by filling out the contact  form further down this page.

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Welcome To Exchange Food & Drink Lounge

Inspired By Our Local Heritage


eXchange Food & Drink Lounge takes it's design inspiration from the local history being located on the site of arguably the first public telephone exchange opened by the "The Telephone Company Ltd" in 1847. With bespoke design and decor we have created a warm and relaxing environment to enjoy a lunchtime treat, evening meal or relaxing drink.

Food That Everybody Can Enjoy


Our eclectic menu takes its cue from a variety of sources from right across the world. From local black pudding, European classics and our chef's very own homemade chocolate brownie, you will find something at eXchange Food & Drink Lounge that everyone will be able to enjoy! All ages are welcome and our menu is available from 11am everyday

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Drinks For All Occasions


Our extensive drinks menu incorporates a wide range of classic and signature cocktails as well as our Gin Club which is home to a range of the best Gins sourced from all across the UK. We also stock an array of locally brewed largers, IPAs and stouts alongside spirits distilled in the vicinity in order to support our local community. 


Deborah Parsons:

"Very friendly staff. Nothing was too much trouble"



"(An) underrated city gem in Portland Street"



"I've been dreaming of the baked Camembert ever since I had it!"



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eXchange Food And Drink Lounge

102 Portland Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, England M1 4GX, United Kingdom

0161 235 2212

Opening Hours

11am- 11pm Daily

Heading To Liverpool?

Visit our sister venue: Ropewalks Bar And Kitchen

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