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The Norah Store

Independent womenswear specialist promoting a ‘live fast, shop slow’ attitude with many rare and exclusive small scale designers on sale

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The Counter House

Health-inspired dishes and creative brunch options in an artistic, casual setting.

Colony Flint Glass Works

Co-working with quality amenities, coffee taps and meeting rooms in a former glass factory.

Wing Yip

Ultimate Oriental supermarket with vast selection of Asian ingredients and kitchenware.

Northern Lights Home

Independent home and lifestyle boutique, with stunning, unique pieces beautifully displayed among an incredible array of plants, plus a hidden bar and events space
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O! Peste Destroyed

A convergence of bar, bookshop, and record fair, showcasing innovative creators in a raw, industrial space.


Family-run takeaway serving up hearty Caribbean cuisine, famous for their takeaway meal boxes.

Come Through Lab

Photographic lab offering C41, B&W and E6 film developing and scanning as well as bespoke fine art Giclée printing services

Rubber Ducky Records

Rubber Ducky Records is a floating record shop specialising in electronic music based on the canals of Ancoats

Beehive Lofts

Luxuriously renovated 1800s cotton mills offering inspiring, light-filled co-working lofts with a perfect blend of industrial elegance.

Onda Pasta Bar

Homemade pasta small plates, fresh pizzetas, evolving dishes, and Sunday lasagnas with signature twists

Viet Shack

Blends traditional Vietnamese flavours with a modern twist, offering unique small plates and Asian-inspired cocktails.

Crown & Kettle

Craft beers, sports TV, and iconic ceiling, blending hipster charm with authentic local vibes.

The Jane Eyre

Warm neighbourhood bar by two brothers; classic cocktails, local brews, Mediterranean plates, and standout Sunday roasts.

Ancoats General Store

Community-driven local store with a coffee shop stocking groceries, fresh produce, beer and wines.


A vibrant waterside natural wine bar, bottle shop and small-plate eatery on Islington Marina.


Relaxed yet refined Michelin-starred dining experience with inventive multi-course menus.

Finders Keepers

Neighbourhood bar offering high quality, expertly crafted cocktails with a stunning view of New Islington Marina

Blue Eyed Panda

Bold and flavourful Chinese cuisine with diverse menu of Szechuan and Cantonese dishes.

Companio Bakery

Friendly neighbourhood Artisan Bakery. Specialising in sourdoughs, baguettes, focaccias, as well as; viennoiseries, brioches, cakes, Coffees, savouries and sandwiches daily.
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Cask Ancoats

Canal-side bar with diverse ales, BYO-food policy, and retro entertainment from jukebox tunes to board games.