It’s been a long time since anyone has been able to go out for coffee and a cake in one of Manchester’s many fantastic independent bakeries and coffeeshops. As lockdown continues however, a few of these venues are opening up for delivery and collection within social distancing regulations. We’ve picked out five of the best Manchester bakeries and coffee shops that you can still enjoy safely during lockdown. Read on to find out more…

Pollen Bakery

New Islington’s Pollen Bakery, specialising in sourdough and viennoiserie, are currently offering a collection and delivery service with a limited menu of breads and pastries. The webshop is only open a couple of times a week when they’re able to take orders, so keep an eye on their social media to make sure you get your orders in at the right time.


NYC-inspired indulgent bakery Gooey have freshly baked boxes of doughnuts and cookies available on their website. Currently delivering to the Manchester area (but expanding soon), everything you order is made fresh on the day of delivery, ensuring your sweet treats are absolutely perfect when you get them.

Just Between Friends Coffee

Tib Street coffee shop Just Between Friends are open, offering pastries, bread and coffee to take away from their store while social distancing regulations are still in place. Keep an eye on their social media to find out when their vendors deliver fresh treats.

56 Tib Street, Manchester M4 1LG
Northern Eudaimonia

Cafe and dessert bar Northern Eudaimonia are offering takeaway coffee and cakes, lunches, milkshakes and ice-cream from their premises on New Union Street. Currently open Tuesday-Sunday, from 11am until 6pm, make the most of the good weather and treat yourself to one of their delicious offerings.

6 New Union Street, Cottonfield Wharf, Manchester M4 6FQ
Holy Grain Sourdough

The Great Northern’s legendary sourdough bakery, Holy Grain Sourdough, are still serving up their delicious and unique loaves for collection and delivery during lockdown. They’re updating their Facebook page with delivery and collection days, and details on how to get in touch with them to place an order.

Unit H, 253 Deansgate Mews, Great Northern Warehouse, Manchester M3 4EN
Companio Bakery

Located in the heart of Manchester’s most thriving neighbourhood, Ancoats bakery Companio remains open during various days throughout the week, offering their much-loved sourdough breads, savoury danish and cakes until their stock runs dry. Be sure to check out the website for exact details on opening times and available produce.

35 Radium Street,, Ancoats, Manchester, M4 6AD, Tel: 07765 914603
Mon 1 Jun
Amy Callaghan
Published on:
Mon 29 Jun 2020