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Manchester - Unit 3A, The Printworks, Exchange Square

Fully Fitted Restaurant | 7,856 sq.ft

pdf 3A Printworks 2021 (3.22 MB)


The Printworks is Manchester’s premier leisure scheme and one of the top performing schemes in the country attracting almost 8 million visitors each year.

The scheme is approximately 350,000 sq ft and is home to a 23 screen Vue cinema (with IMAX), a 33,000 sq ft Nuffield Health Centre, a 12 lane Tenpin bowling alley, Treetops Adventure Golf and 16 restaurants and bars, including Hard Rock Cafe, Wagamama, Nandos, O’Neills, Yates and Walkabout.

The Printworks is situated on Exchange Square, with neighbouring occupiers including The Corn Exchange, Manchester Arndale, Manchester Arena, Victoria Train Station and the Co-Op Headquarters. The Exchange Square Metrolink stop sits just outside the scheme.

The Printworks is about to undergo a £9m refurbishment which will include enhancement of the external façade and the introduction of Europe’s largest full span digital ceiling.

  • Manchester Arndale – 1.4 million sq ft shopping centre anchored by Next, Marks and Spencer and Selfridges with footfall of 42 million visitors a year.
  • Manchester Arena – 21,000 capacity event and live music arena, attracting over 1 million visitors each year.
  • The Corn Exchange – 14 restaurants and a 114 apartment Roomzzz Hotel.
  • The National Football Museum – ‘The World’s biggest football museum’ attracting approx. 500,000 visitors each year.
  • NOMA – an £800m, 20-acre redevelopment site surrounding the new Co-Op HQ, including 1.3 million sq ft of offices and over 1,000 apartments.
UNIT 3A Printworks Sept 6


The premises are arranged over ground and first floor and provide the following approximate floor areas:

Floor sq.m. sq.ft.
Ground Floor: 247.65 sq m (513 sq.ft)
First Floor: 682.18 sq m (7,343 sq.ft)
(All measurements have been calculated in imperial and converted to metric).


A new lease for a term to be agreed.


On application.

Service Charge

£70,663 per annum


We understand the premises are assessed for rates as follows but would advise all interested parties to make their own enquiries with the Local Authority.

Rateable Value (2020) £144,000
Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries to the Local Authority (Tel. 03000 501 501) or visit




All figures quoted are subject to VAT where applicable. The ingoing party is to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in the transaction.


Appointments to view should be made strictly by appointment through Metis Real Estate Advisors or Savills Tel: 020 7877 4516

Dan Davies:

Luke Nicholson:

  • Status: Available
  • Area sq ft: 7856
  • Area m sq: 729.84
  • Location: Manchester