8th Day News


If you follow us on social media, you might have noticed the #eighthdayeats hashtag on both ours and our customers pictures of food they are enjoying in the Cafe. This November we’re running a month long picture competition for our customers.  Take a picture of the food and drink you are enjoying in the Cafe, post it to your social media using the #eighthdayeats hashtag and we’ll pick the one we love best and the winner will receive a £10 voucher to enjoy another meal in the Cafe. So get snapping, because we want to see the food you love!


The Eighth Day Wine Tasting Event

three wine glasses Always a popular event (we wonder why), we have our big pre-Christmas wine event coming up. This is a tutored vegan wine tasting from the wonderful Linda Ward from Vintage Roots Organic Wines, you’ll enjoy seven delightful wines as well as vegan canapés and local artisan bread. This event will certainly help you to choose your wines for an upcoming special occasion, weekend tipple or even your Christmas/New Year’s Day dinner. Expect a warm welcome and a fun night, audience participation is expected! This is a ticketed event and they certainly sell out quickly so don’t dally, make sure you book your place, tickets are £10 each of three for £25, so round up a group of friends and enjoy a discount. You can find out more about Vintage Roots here: https://www.vintageroots.co.uk/

The wine event is from 6.30pm until 9pm on Friday the 2nd of November. We hope we shall see you there.

Wine Tasting

Cafe Christmassy Craft Event

On Thursday the 8th of December  between 5pm and 7pm we’ll be holding the first of what we hope will be many Craft Evenings here in the Cafe. Our focus is on locally produced crafts from the many crafters we have here in Manchester. We’re looking for additional crafters, upcyclers, recyclers, ethical and eco retailers to sell their delightful handmade items, so get in touch with clara@eighth-day.co.uk to book your space.

For our customers we’ll have a range of hearty winter food, mulled wine and Christmas inspired cakes and desserts. So, pencil the date into your diary and  come on in and enjoy some Christmas treats and pick up some unique, locally made gifts for family and friends.

Christmas Craft event


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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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