Annies is somewhat of a legend in the city of Manchester, partially because the restaurant is owned by none other than Coronation Street actress Jennie McAlpine and her partner. Located just off St Ann's Square in the Royal Exchange building, Annies boasts a tranquil setting in town for a delicious meal. Mostly British inspired yet offering a wealth of internationally inspired favourites, there's truly something for everybody at Annies. Considered one of the nation's favourite tastecard restaurants, Annies honours the excellent discounts off all the fantastic fare ordered when tastecard members call in advance with their card. With such superb savings to be made there seems to be little reason not to enrich any dining experience at Annies with a few refreshing drinks, especially when considering the eclectic beer, wine and spirits selection. Diners will find a range of classic Mancunian dishes to choose from on the menu at Annies, using fresh, locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. The Lancashire rarebit starter is always a popular dish, comprising of a toasted bloomer topped with cheese, mustard & ale and accompanied by red onion chutney. Annies hotpot is also one of the many much-loved main courses, made with succulent lamb & vegetables topped with a crunchy layer of sliced potatoes and served with red cabbage, seasonal vegetables and crusty bread. Annies is a delightful venue that offers style and comfort in equal measures. Staff are warm, friendly and very welcoming to each and every diner. A popular choice amongst Corrie fans naturally but generally an all-round lovely place to eat, Annies is certain to be a Manchester stalwart for many years to come, and with its central location it's a great choice for anyone visiting Manchester. Please Note: The tastecard discount is not available on Bank Holidays or Celebration Days including, but not limited to, Valentine's Day, Mothering Sunday, Father's Day, etc. The offer is available on the a la carte menu only, and excludes afternoon tea, the breakfast menu, children's and other special menus. The offer is limited to 1 tastecard per party and members must book in advance for the offer to be valid.