Shopping

Like to shop? You'll love it here!

Like to shop? You'll love it here!

High street chains, one-off independents and quirky specialists – they're all waiting for the shopaholic.

Afflecks

Afflecks Palace

Afflecks is an emporium of eclecticism, a totem of indie commerce in the Northern Quarter and above all else a fantastic place to shop for anything from top hats to tattoos in the many alternative shops and stalls.

Bali Health Lounge

Bali Health Lounge

Bali Health Lounge is a day spa, tea house and relaxation lounge, offering a sanctuary for mind, body and soul. Be indulged, and awaken your senses by the gentle hands of expert therapists using the highest quality products.

Beermoth

beermoth

Beermoth is an independent, specialist beer shop, established in 2013 in the Northern Quarter area of Manchester city centre. Stocking a large and continuously-evolving assortment of beers from the best breweries in the world.

Betty & Butch

Betty & Butch

Betty & Butch is a one-stop shop for the discerning canine with a hectic modern life. The store offers everything ranging from natural shampoos and alcohol-free dog beers to sessions of reiki – the art of ‘palm healing’.

Blue Rinse

Blue Rinse

Blue Rinse is bursting at the seams with handpicked vintage gems from around the world. The store is currently one of the largest vintage wholesalers in the UK and you can buy from their “re-made in England” range.

Bonbon Chocolate Boutique

Bon Bon Boutique

Bonbon Chocolate Boutique is an artisan chocolatier and café, selling fine chocolates, truffles and treats. It offers a unique experience, being the only chocolatier in Manchester to sell handmade chocolates produced on the premises.

Burns Jewellers

Burns Jewellers

Burns Jewellers are proud to be an official stockist of many top brand jewellery and watches with a great range of fashion jewellery, designer watches and engagement rings from brands such as Swarovski and Thomas Sabo.

Cheshire Oaks

Cheshire Oaks

With a quarter-million square feet of retail space, comprising of more than 145 boutiques, restaurants and cafés, Cheshire Oaks is the UK’s largest designer outlet, offering a wide range of brands, with something to suit every taste.

Doherty Evans & Stott

Doherty Evans & Stott

Doherty Evans & Stott is an independent luxury menswear brand and tailoring service offering a select range of high craftsmanship. The range is presented in seasonal collections as well as offering exclusive bespoke garments.

Eastern Bloc Records

Eastern Bloc Records

Eastern Bloc Records has always been at the cutting edge of the music scene. Today, the store is still shifting vinyl and cd’s, specialising mainly in drum & bass, jungle, dubstep, house, techno and electronica.

Ecco

Ecco

True passion is essential to making great shoes. From drawing the first sketches to presenting their finished shoes in Ecco, they apply the utmost attention to detail and quality. Ecco aim to give customers the best service possible.

Fig & Sparrow

Fig & Sparrow

The Fig & Sparrow combines a cafe and lifestyle shop that sells an ever-changing stock of independently made gifts, homeware and soaps, as well as artwork created by locally made designers and artists.

Fred Aldous

Fred Aldous

Fred Aldous is a craft store who love to help people make and create anything. For nearly 130 years the store has been proving the materials and expertise to help people realise their art and craft projects.

Frog Floristry

Frog Floristry

Since 2007, Frog Floristry has been making a real statement, creating and sculpting floral arrangements for an array of clients. From a simple statement to exuberant exhibitions, Frog offers a tailor-made service.

Giddy Goat Toys

Giddy Goat Toys

Giddy Goat Toys is a traditional independent children’s toy shop that supplies toys that are of high quality and which offer value for money. The selection in store ranges from toys and gifts suitable from birth right through to teens.

Hancocks

Hancocks

Hancocks are an international name in the world of fine jewellery, quality is their watchword. Dating back to the 1860s, the jewellers was founded when the rich commercial history of Manchester was formed.

Hangingditch Wine Merchants

Hangingditch Wine Merchants

Hangingditch Wine Merchants is an independent wine specialist, ideally situated in Manchester’s historic surroundings. Wines by the glass are available from a rotating selection or by the bottle to drink in or take away.

Harvey Nichols

Harvey Nics

Sink your teeth into the latest luxury fashion, lavish beauty, the hottest accessories and the most delectable food and wine. With a second floor bar and brasserie, beyond medispa, hair salon and style concierge.

Hermes

Hermes

Hermes is the go-to boutique for the highest class of accessories. the boutique sells a wide range of silk and cashmere scarves, fine leather belts and bags, and a store shot through with a classic, equestrian flavour.

Hervia Bazaar

Hervia Bazaar

Hervia is the UK’s leading retailer of luxury designer collections, offering a comprehensive range of unique global designers. The boutique supply clothing and accessories chosen for their outstanding design quality and exclusivity.

House of CB

House of CB

House of CB pieces, particularly dresses, have graced famous faces (well, bodies!) and the pages of your favourite magazines. The style of the clothing brand is inspired by iconic women, killer curves and everything empowering.

House of Fraser

House of Fraser

House of Fraser has been one of Manchester’s premium department stores for more than 175 years, with a magnificent beauty hall and a fabulous shoe, handbag and fashion department, it is heaven for any fashionista.

Insitu

Insitu

Insitu is a long standing architectial salvage shop that specialises in selling everything you could possibly strip and sell from an old building. It sell everything from doors to radiators and is all restored to their former glory.

intu Trafford Centre

intu Trafford Centre

With new stores and new restaurants being added all of the time, no two visits to intu Trafford Centre are ever the same. It’s also home to the ODEON cinema, the amazing SEA LIFE plus a LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre.

Jean Jackson Couture

Jean Jackson Couture

Jean Jackson Couture is a bridal boutique for the fashion forward and free spirited bride. The carefully selected range of gowns combine modern trends with timeless classic styles, each gown is meticulously hand crafted.

Junk Shop

Junk Shop

The Junk Shop is an independent vintage clothing store that sells a range of vintage jewellery and sustainable fashion. It is all sold from its quirky boutique store situated in Manchester’s Northern Quarter.

Kiku Boutique

Kiku Boutique

Kiku Boutique offer bespoke burlesque, fetish, wedding and evening wear, including corsets and lingerie. The store has a free measuring and consultation service, and specialises in limited editions and one-off designs.

Links of London

Links of London

An iconic international jewellery brand that captures London’s wit, spirit and heart. With striking jewellery collections, statement watches and a selection of exquisite gifts, Links of London continues to captivate customers.

Lowry Outlet

Lowry Outlet

The Lowry Outlet is the only factory outlet shopping. Situated at Salford Quays, the shops here offer discounts of up to 70% on high street prices. Over 90 stores are spread over two floors and offer fantastic shopping.

Magma

Magma

Magma Books is a small, clever space nicely filled with books, magazines, cards and interesting products. The walls are lined with books from independent publications – covering everything from fashion, art, graphic design and film.

Manchester Arndale

Manchester Arndale

The UK’s largest inner-city shopping centre, Manchester Arndale has nothing but noteworthy brands inside. From one of the biggest Next stores in Europe and cutting edge looks at All Saints, it caters to every fashionista’s dream.

Manchester Craft & Design Centre

Manchester Craft & Design Centre

Home to 18 studios housing 30+ designer-makers who design, create and make a variety of handmade work, from textiles and ceramics to pewter and paint, all of which can be bought on-site from the maker themselves.

Manchester Markets

Manchester Markets

A visit to one of Manchester’s seasonal specialist markets is a must on your trip to the city. Whether you’re a foodie, fashionista or bargain-hunter, Manchester Markets are an eco-friendly alternative to the high street.

Moo Boutique

Moo Boutique

Moo Boutique is an independent shopping destination and online boutique with a difference. Providing a diverse combination of the coolest independent, vintage and quality brands alongside tailor made style advice.

Northern Flower

Northern Flower

Northern Flower is a a well established and well loved boutique flower shop, run by a small friendly team of dedicated, qualified florists with 18 years of experience between them, their enthusiastic approach to work sets them apart.

Oi Polloi

Oi Polloi

Oi Polloi is Manchester’s most famous classic and contemporary menswear emporium, sourcing some of the slickest brands from around the world, the store stocks a fantastic range of mens clothing, shoes and accessories.

Oklahoma

Oklahoma

Oklahoma is Manchester’s favourite independent gift shop and cafe. The vibrant, fun and colourful shop stocks everything from homeware, cards, jewellery, stationary, books, retro games, sweets, and quirky gifts for all ages.

Pall Mall Medical

Pall Mall Medical

See a private doctor today. Stay of the art diagnostics and theatres in luxury settings in Manchester. Appointments available for insured and self-paying patients. Services are ideal for all UK and international clients.

Paramount Books

Paramount Books

Paramount Books is a second hand book and comic book shop located in the city centre. The store stocks science fiction, fantasy, classic novels, modern paperbacks and the best selection of comics and graphics.

Phillip Stoner

Philip Stoner

Phillip Stoner is an independent, family-run jeweller since 1982. Explore the collection of platinum and diamond rings, which boast timeless designs, exceptional craftsmanship and independently certified diamonds.

Piccadilly Records

Piccadilly Records

Piccadilly Records is the real deal, with expertly curated stock spanning CDs and vinyl from practically every genre going, and intensely clued-up staff whose annual year-in-review booklet has all the authority of The Bible.

Planet Vintage Girl

Planet Vintage Girl

Products are sourced locally, saving items from the landfill, and celebrate great design. The unique showroom is the only place for fine antiques, architectural salvage, bespoke design and vintage funky furniture.

Pop Boutique

Pop Boutique

Pop Boutique has a great range of retro and kitsch items from the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. The boutique is great for finding a quick party outfit or key vintage piece that will help to bring your wardrobe back to life!

Real Camera Company

Real Camera Company

Visit the Real Camera Company if you’re looking to buy, sell or trade used photographic equipment of any type, with knowledgeable staff. It specialises in all types of photographic equipment, vintage and modern at good prices.

Retro Rehab

Retro Rehab

Retro Rehab have a fantastic selection of genuine vintage garments, jewellery and accessories for women. These pieces are imported from around the world and carefully hand selected for their style, design and quality.

Rockers

Rockers

Rockers is the emporium of rock ‘n’ roll delight. Here you will find a paradise full of cool Rock’n’Roll clothing and accessories, from Drape Coats and Creepers to Tikki Mugs and Trophy Queen Handbags and everything in between!

Selfridges

Selfridges

Selfridges has two Manchester stores, at intu Trafford Centre and Exchange Square, located in the city centre, within the luxury retail district. It was voted ‘The Best Department Store in the World’ in 2010, 2012 and 2014.

Spinningfields

Spinningfields

The Avenue at Spinningfields, is a street stuffed with exclusive boutiques including Flannels, Mulberry, Emporio Armani, All Saints, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Kurt Geiger, LK Bennett, Ted Baker and more.

Tanning Shop

Tanning Shop

The Tanning Shop are providers of professional tanning solutions across the UK since 1991. Their core philosophy has remained the same; to provide responsible tanning solutions in a professional and friendly environment.

The Butchers Quarter

The Butchers Quarter

The Butchers Quarter is an artisan butchers and delicatessen situated in the heart of the Northern Quarter. It’s the enthusiasm, expertise and exceptional attention to detail that separates this butchers from the rest.

Urban Oasis

Urban Oasis

Urban Oasis is a luxury wellbeing, hair and beauty spa situated in Debenhams. Whether it’s a quick blow dry before a big night out or a stress busting massage, the team of highly skilled therapists and stylists await you.

Urban Suite

Urban Suite

Urban Suite brings to you, the best of contemporary furniture of European design – at sensible prices. Products are sourced to offer that little bit more for your money, while still maintaining a high quality of finish.

Vinyl Exchange

Vinyl Exchange

Vinyl Exchange opened in 1988 and is the largest seller in the North West of rare and collectible vinyl, rare CDs, promo CDs, DVDs and memorabilia and have many rarities for sale both in the shop and online.

Wave Jewellery

Wave

Wave is the brain child of Paul Henderson, the concept was born from the idea that jewellery should be designed with flair and be as unique as the person wearing it and yet stand the test of time both in quality and looks.