Welcome to the Eighth Day Co-op

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Welcome to 8th Day Co-operative, located in the university area of Manchester our worker’s co-operative has been your one-stop shop for all things vegan & vegetarian since the 1970. Our award winning Health Food Shop offers the largest selection of veggie, vegan, organic and Fairtrade food in the North-west! We've got nutritional & herbal supplements, cruelty free, natural & organic cosmetics, low & zero waste/plastic free living, vegan alcohol and so much more.

Also award-winning, our Cafe, just downstairs from the shop, serves up freshly made, hearty vegetarian and vegan breakfast, lunch, dinner and vegan cakes. Check our our Daily Menu page. Browse through our site to find out more about a Manchester institution...


Our Shop


Our Health Food shops range of products is unrivalled in the North West, with groceries from everyday healthy basics to specialist artisan ingredients to enhance your meals, a deli counter, full of locally made savoury and sweet treats, is the ideal place to grab a quick and tasty bite to eat for lunch. We even have organic vegan wines and a huge range of natural and organic skincare. In addition, we also have professional nutritionists and a huge range of health supplements and herbal products, our professional advice ensures you leave with the right product for you. Read more...

Our Cafe


Also award-winning, our cafe, just downstairs from the shop, serves up freshly made, hearty & healthy vegetarian and vegan breakfast, lunch, dinner and we even have exclusively vegan cakes. Check our our Daily Menu page. We love local, have great tasting organic & fairly traded coffee, freshly made juices, smoothies & no nonsense milkshakes.
Read more about our cafe.


Want to know what is going on at Eighth Day? You can find information on upcoming events such as tastings, sampling sessions, film nights and special Cafe evenings.

Our History

Did you know Eighth Day has been around since 1970? We’ve been through lots of changes, hundreds of staff and several buildings since those early days. You can find out more about the history of our co-op.


Take a look here at the events and people who have helped shape our business over the past 46 years.