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SHOPGRAPHICWelcome 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 Northwest! We've got nutritional & herbal supplements, cruelty free, natural & organic cosmetics, low & zero waste/plastic free living, vegan alcohol and so much more.

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We deliver our artisan bread, groceries, organic fruit & veg, and whatever else you need across Greater Manchester by eco-friendly bicycle.

We also send parcels all across the UK using postal services, great for supplements, vegan wines and really good coffee!

Or, if you fancy popping by collect your order in store. Visit our deliveries page for all the info.

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. Stay in our cosy rustic cafe or do guilt-free takeout in our eco-friendly packaging.

We love local, have great tasting organic & fairly traded coffee, freshly made juices, smoothies & no nonsense milkshakes.


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.