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Cat Cafe

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103 High Street, Manchester M4 1HQ, England
+44 161 222 4960
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Expensive and a disappointing experience

I was excited about visiting this cafe, as my partner and I love cats. We booked in advance, as a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cazzasmazza
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Warrington, United Kingdom
Very Disappointing

Was given a voucher for my birthday at end of April for the value of £33 from Groupon,noticed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cazcharlett
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Cheshire
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Manchester first Cat Cafe. Come and enjoy unlimited drinks whilst playing and cuddling our kitties. Located only 5 minutes from the Arndale centre. Open 10am - 7pm.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“cat lovers” (43 reviews)
“house rules” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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103 High Street, Manchester M4 1HQ, England
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+44 161 222 4960
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"unlimited drinks"
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"cat lovers"
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"house rules"
in 21 reviews
"love cats"
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"beautiful cats"
in 14 reviews
"shoe covers"
in 14 reviews
"sleeping cats"
in 10 reviews
"film night"
in 6 reviews
"cat treats"
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"birthday package"
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"cat person"
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"cat hair"
in 4 reviews
"comfy sofas"
in 8 reviews
"brilliant idea"
in 4 reviews
"birthday treat"
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"front of house"
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"be visiting again"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was excited about visiting this cafe, as my partner and I love cats. We booked in advance, as a treat for our anniversary. Unfortunately for us, it appears that these cats don't like to surface on Sunday mornings, because there were only 4 cats...More

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Cat C, General Manager at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave this review. We're really sorry you were disappointed with your experience here at Cat Cafe Manchester. We have 11 resident cats in total here in the cafe. Our cats’ welfare is of the utmost importance to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was given a voucher for my birthday at end of April for the value of £33 from Groupon,noticed recently it was to expire on August 20th 4 months to use not long when you work and don’t live local! So last week decided to ring...More

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Cat C, General Manager at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are sorry to hear you are disappointed with your experience through Cat Cafe. Firstly we would like to take the time to apologise for being unable to answer the phone throughout the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked this for a treat to both of my lads. When we arrived there were only a few cats around, There were unlimited drinks with the cost of entry - and quite a large choice. After a while the cats started to appear, one was...More

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Cat C, Team Member at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit, and it's lovely to hear that you got some special attention from Snowy! We hope that we will see you back at Cat Cafe Manchester...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to book online. Very relaxed atmosphere and range of seats. Cats happy, playful and very present when were there - appreciate this varies. Lots for them to do and explore. Excellent range of included drinks. Afternoon tea was okay but only the orange sponge...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a visit after some shopping. They were full at the time but they add you to the list and text you when you’re slot is ready - great! The cafe is adorable with so many cozy cat places and walkways for...More

1  Thank Katie H
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Cat C, Team Member at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your experience here. We hope to see you at Cat Cafe Manchester again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the cafe recently and loved it, the staff were really nice and helpful, I couldn't have asked more from them. It was a really enjoyable experience and the cats were adorable. We will definitely be visiting again soon!

Thank Jonathan D
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Cat C, Team Member at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your experience here and look forward to seeing you at Cat Cafe Manchester again soon! Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review! Kindest regards, Cat Cafe Manchester

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this place for the first time, did not book just turned up early morning (10am) I would recommend this because it gets busy. You are asked to remove your shoes or us plastic covers over shoes, you get a locker to put things into....More

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Cat C, Team Member at Cat Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a lovely review! We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience here at the Cafe and really hope you will visit us again in the future! Kindest regards, Cat Cafe Manchester

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

. The place is lovely and so are the cats. However the cats though beautiful and varied were completely indifferent to the human visitors. That coupled with the house rules of not touching picking up or getting too near the cats, while understandably for the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the cat cafe as part of a gift to my boyfriend, paying extra money for a balloon, piece of cake and a card from the cats. We were treated very nicely by all staff and made to feel welcome. All of the drinks...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the price of £12 I was expecting the place to be swimming in cats and them to be covering me. The actual reality is that we paid £12 each to see 3 cats, 2 of which were asleep and 1 which wasn't interested in...More

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v20132016
24 July 2018|
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Response from Julianne B | Reviewed this property |
no kids allowed. im really glad about it.
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suzieplum57
22 April 2018|
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Response from Julia W | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Unfortunately children 10 years and under are not allowed in the cat cafe at all even with an adult. Sorry that what it says on their website
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Nicole S
20 April 2018|
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Response from mummyh93 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you go to the cafe to visit the cats or not go at all. Not much point going to a cafe to watch a film. Kids these days.. and I’m only 25!
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