Opening Times

Tuesday – Sunday 10am – 5pm (last orders for food at 3.30pm, drinks and cakes at 4.30pm)

Please note: the cafe (and gallery) host events in the evenings and at weekends and may close slightly earlier from time-to-time to accommodate groups and event setups. Please get in touch to check availabilty on a specific date.

The Whitworth Cafe is a cashless venue (like all other outlets on campus) and therefore doesn't accept cash. All other methods of payment (card, contactless, ApplePay, AndroidPay, etc.) are all accepted.

Contact Us


The Whitworth Cafe, Whitworth Art Gallery, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M15 6ER

General Enquiries and Reservations

Tel: +44 161 275 7497