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Veganuary 2019 at 8th Day

Celebrating VEGAN! For Veganuary at Eighth Day 

Every January, an organisation called Veganuary, shines the spotlight on the benefits of veganism, on health, environment and animals and encourage you to take a month long pledge, and give the exciting lifestyle a go. 

This year, at 8th Day, we're celebrating Vegan by offering a rewards card, each time your whole order in the cafe is 100% vegan. Once you show us the full card, you can redeem a free vegan treat of your choosing.* We're also offering free recipe cards, including some from our chefs, as well as costing them and including nutritional info such as calories, protein and notable vitamins and minerals. 

*restrictions apply. applies to your items only. order must be £4 or over. only available from 2/1/19 to 2/2/19

A Taste of The Levant Supper Club at Eighth Day

5 COURSE VEGAN Supper Club: The Levant at Eighth Day 

After our last sell-out, Eighth Day our Spring Supper Club, this time celebrating a rich, diverse and multicultural heritage with a 5 COURSE a 100% Vegan expedition of South American food on Saturday May 11th!

The geographical location allows for a fusion that opens a rich tapestry of flavour with a plethora of native ingredients to fuel our menu. We can't wait to see you there! Call us to book 0161 273 4878 or email for a call back: cafe@eighth-day.co.uk



*Please alert us to any allergen concerns upon booking.

Christmas Raffle in aid of Manchester Mind

Eighth Day Christmas Raffle in aid of Manchester Mind. 

This year we will be running a raffle over the run up to Christmas in aid of Manchester Mind, an independent, mental health charity based in the local area. Manchester Mind have been delivering mental health services within the city since 1989 (under the name HARP for some years) and became one of 137 Local Mind Associations affiliated to the national Charity Mind in 2011. Today they are still an independent charity, governed by their own board of trustees and deliver a wide range of services, such as training, peer support, advice, food projects as well as many other services to support the mental health and wellbeing of Manchester's population. 

The raffle will be run from the 6th of December until the 17th of December and each ticket will cost £1, there is a grand prize of a Hamper full of goodies as well as a couple of runner up prizes. We'll pick our prize winners by close of business on Wednesday the 17th and notify the winners the same day.

You can mind out more about the invaluable work Manchester Mind do here: https://www.manchestermind.org

Christmas Raffle 2018

Vegan Treacle Toffee Recipe


Fresh from our Chef team, our Vegan Treacle Toffee Recipe - give it a go this Bonfire Night! 


  • - 150g Golden Syrup
  • - 150g Molasses
  • - 300g Muscavado Sugar
  • - 150g Vegan Soya Spread


  • Line tray with baking paper. Lightly oil the paper.
  • Heat all ingredients together slowly to 140C in a pan.
  • Pour into prepared sheet and leave to set & cool
  • Sliced with a lightly oiled knife (to stop the knife blade sticking to the toffee).

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The Shop

Looking for your one-stop shop for vegetarian produce? Then look no further, we stock over 5,000 vegetarian and vegan products as well as lots of organic and fairly traded produce.

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The Cafe

In our fully licensed, 100% vegetarian Café we prepare and serve our wholesome and exciting food in-house all day. Including cooked breakfasts; hot food including our famous dahls, stews and mains; our freshly made salad bar and vegan cakes and hot drinks.

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