Eating out

A taste of the north west – and the world!

A taste of the north west – and the world!

Top-end fine dining, adventurous independents and a great range of ethnic cuisine means you’ll never go hungry here.

Albert Square Chop House

Albert Square Chop House

Thomas Worthington’s iconic Memorial Hall, bang in the heart of the City. Built in 1866, listed, but long neglected. It’s now a beautiful dining pub and British restaurant. Walk in the door. Make yourself at home.

Albert’s Shed

Albert’s Shed

Albert’s Shed delivers quality food to local customers at a reasonable price in a sharp, modern space with friendly, unpretentious service. The menu is British with some additional favourites from Italy and around the globe.

Almost Famous

Almost Famous

This infamous burger joint creates mouthwatering masterpieces. With toppings like slow-cooked BBQ pork and burger names like “Everyone’s got a gun in Texas” you’ll be pleased you discovered this Manchester legend. 

Annies

Annies

For a business lunch, traditional afternoon tea, pre-theatre meal, leisurely evening dinner or a private party, Annies, owned by actress Jennie McAlpine, is the place to find traditional, good quality food and friendly service.

Asha’s

Asha's

Asha’s is located on Peter Street and offers up contemporary Indian cuisine in a sophisticated, low-lit venue with plush drapes and gold finishings. It’s Manchester’s number one destination for the authentic, eclectic and exotic.

Australasia

Australasia

At Australasia, Australian cuisine combines Pacific Rim flavours with European cooking tradition, a blend of Indonesian, Southeast Asian influences and Australia’s strong ties with Japan also help determine the taste.

Bagel Nash

Bagel Nash

Bagel Nash are committed to producing only the healthiest and freshest bakery products. They are as much concerned about how the products taste and look, as they are about their nutritional value and wholesomeness.

Bem Brasil

Bem Brasil

At the unique Bem Brasil restaurant, the very best beef steaks, chicken, lamb, pork and sausages sizzle on the spectacular charcoal BBQ grill before being carved at your table by charming and knowledgeable passadores.

Bundobust

Bundobust

A critically-acclaimed ‘beer & Indian’, Bundobust is a stone’s throw from the city’s independent Northern Quarter. With an award-winning recipe for success, it is quickly ranking as one of the city’s best casual dining restaurants.

Cafe Football

Cafe Football

Cafe Football was all inspired by good, honest food which brings people together, whether in the stands or at home. Football fans and foodies alike can appreciate the diverse, well-rounded menu with some subtle nods to the game.

Chaophraya

Chaophraya

Chaophraya is a truly special place to dine. With their renowned open kitchen and sunken seated private dining table, guests can get a true taste of Thailand complete with first class service and a bustling atmosphere.

Cloud 23 Bar

Cloud 23 Bar

Cloud 23 is more than just a bar, it’s a unique venue where you dress to impress in smart and stylish wear. Find your silver lining with the finest champagnes, signature cocktails, decadent afternoon tea, and panoramic city views.

Corn Exchange

Corn Exchange

Showcasing all of its original Edwardian beauty with a modern twist, the Corn Exchange is home to an exciting and eclectic mix of mouthwatering restaurants in Manchester, offering a fusion of flavours from around the globe.

Crazy Wendy’s

Crazy Wendy’s

Crazy Wendy’s Thai Restaurant and Bar offers a unique dining experience. On Fridays and Saturdays your hostess, Crazy Wendy, entertains her guests with her unique renditions of classic songs from Shirley Bassey and Elvis.

Dimitri’s

Dimitris

Dimitri’s Bar & Taverna opposite the Hilton on Deansgate in central Manchester and its sister Restaurant in South Manchester, are friendly, lively restaurants, serving the best tapas and Greek meze in Manchester.

Directors Box

Directors Box

Directors Box has the ability to show four different sporting events at the same time, offering unrivalled sports coverage. Add to this the great venue, service, food menu and drinks list, it is the go-to Sports bar in Manchester.

Don Giovanni

Don Giovanni

Award-winning restaurant Don Giovanni is the oldest independently-owned Italian in Manchester. It has been proudly been serving fresh, high-quality authentic Italian meals to the people of Manchester for over 30 years.

Dough Pizza Kitchen

Dough Pizza Kitchen

Dough Pizza Kitchen strives to push the boundaries with their creative pizzas. Everything on the menu made completely from scratch by dough chefs who are continuously playing with their recipes and toying with new ideas.

Duke’s 92

Duke’s 92

Duke’s 92 is set in what was originally a stable block for the horses. From these humble beginnings the building now home to Manchester’s original bar and grill which has been refurbished and extended three times.

EastZeast

EastZEast

Never compromising on quality or varying too far from the authenticity of its Punjabi origins is the key to eastZeast’s success. it offers a balance of top quality Indian food within the relaxed and elegant surroundings.

Electrik

Electrik

Electrik is an independent café bar offering high quality food, drink and service in intimate and down to earth surroundings. They have an impressive selection of beers and ales from across the globe and an extensive wine list.

Fahrenheit

Fahrenheit

Fahrenheit is a stylish, city centre restaurant in the heart of Genting Club Manchester, which offers culinary delights freshly prepared by a team of skilled chefs. There is an extensive menu, wine list on offer here.

Fazenda

Fazenda

In Southern Brazil, herds of cattle graze vast pastures, providing Brazil with meats for the famous churrasco barbecues – a century old gaúcho tradition. Fazenda are bringing their roots and traditions to Manchester.

Federal Cafe

Federal

Federal is an independent and locally owned coffee shop aiming to bring a bit of antipodean café culture to Manchester’s Northern Quarter. it’s also a fully licensed bar enabling you to enjoy a cheeky mimosa with brunch.

Gaucho

Gaucho

Gaucho is a majestic, multi-level Argentine restaurant and cocktail bar set inside an old Methodist church. The men is sourced using the finest grass-fed beef in the world from Argentina, along with many other specialities.

Gorilla

Gorilla

Here you can expect a full menu of cocktails and shakes, alongside the best in bottled and canned beers, fine wines and fair-trade coffees. Gorilla also hosts the Gin Parlour, dedicated to the consumption of glorious gin.

Grand Pacific

Grand Pacific

Grand Pacific combines modern Australian cuisine and Pacific Rim flavours along with a wealth of delicious cocktails. With a canopied outdoor garden, Grand Pacific offers a lighter side of the Australasia experience.

Gusto

Gusto

Hints towards the 1920s and Manchester’s local heritage combine with tall ceilings, a grand island bar, a private dining room and a collection of seating areas, to make Gusto on Deansgate one for every occasion.

Hard Rock Cafe

Hard Rock Cafe

The Hard Rock Cafe will inspire your taste buds to greatness with delicious food, signature cocktails, and the hottest live entertainment. Take a stroll through musical history with iconic pieces of rockin’ memorabilia.

Hawksmoor

Hawksmoor

Hawksmoor’s aim is to serve the best steaks in Manchester, nowhere else that combines steaks of this quality with drinks of this calibre. The interior is true to the building and features lots of reclaimed materials from the era.

Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home

With thick fluffy buttermilk pancakes the size of a table top, a menu of benedicts, hashes and prosecco on draught, this is the place go to for the best breakfast in town. Want to slay on the social? Order a cakeshake on the side!

Ibérica

Ibérica

Ibérica brings only the very best in Spanish gastronomy, wine and culture. Guests will consistently experience the passion and expertise of head chef Nacho Manzano, who has an impressive 3 Michelin stars to his name.

Luck Lust Liquor & Burn

Luck Lust Liquor & Burn

Luck Lust Liquor & Burn brings bold exciting Californian-style Mexican food to theNorthern Quarter. With a range of bottled and canned craft beers as well as eight on tap, the cocktail menu boasts bold and zingy fresh fruit flavours.

Lunya

Lunya

Lunya has an extensive menu of tapas and paella, all made with the finest imported Spanish food, personally-sourced by the owners. With a wine list of over 150 superb Spanish wines, cherries and cava.

Marco’s New York Italian

Marco's New York Italian

Marco’s New York Italian from celebrity chef Marco Pierre White, offers casual, comfortable dining for every occasion. The team pride themselves on offering friendly, approachable service that makes every meal memorable.

Masons Restaurant Bar

Masons Restaurant Bar

Masons Restaurant Bar boasts a multitude of different dining settings under one roof, catering for a plethora of requirements – from breakfast planning meetings, entertaining clients at lunch or enjoying a romantic evening meal.

Miller & Carter

Miller & Carter

Miller & Carter know a thing or two about steak. Once you’ve tasted their hand-cut, 30-day aged British steaks, you’ll soon learn to appreciate the care of the farmers, the exacting standards of the butchers and the passion of their chefs.

Mr Cooper’s

Mr Cooper’s

Mr Cooper’s believes in good food, cooked with flair and imagination and served in unique surroundings by a friendly yet professional team. The restaurant aims to be technically perfect with minimum fuss.

Mr Thomas’s Chop House

Mr Thomas’s Chop House

The managers and staff are committed to keeping the iconic Mr Thomas’s at the forefront of Manchester life with fine British food made with fresh local ingredients, fine wines, good beer and great company.

Neighbourhood

Neighbourhood

A New York eatery and bar inspired by Manhattan’s definitive neighbourhoods, Neighbourhood host their unique take on casual fine dining, luxury ingredients and industrial chic aesthetics in the heart of Spinningfields.

Ning

Ning

Ning is a Malaysian restaurant that serves fresh, authentic and award-winning Halal food with their twist of style and individuality. Set in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, it is home to Europe’s leading Malaysian chef.

Peachy Keens

Peachy Keens

Peachy Keens, in The Printworks, offers something for everyone and with the 7 live cooking stations where guests can ask chefs to make fresh food to their taste makes the dining experience so much more enjoyable.

Pie & Ale

Pie & Ale

Freshly baked pies served with award winning real ales and craft beers. Pie & Ale serves a selection of pie options from traditional 3 cheese and creamed leek or steak and ale to a more exotic range including crocodile, horse and zebra.

Rosso

Rosso

Take a seat in Rosso’s 116 year old Grade II listed dining room and enjoy a delicious dish from the a la carte menu. Select from favourites such as pizzas, pastas, steaks ad freshly prepared fish dishes and sit back and relax.

Salut Wines

Salut Wines

Salut Wines brings a Mancunian no-nonsense attitude to wine drinking. Good company, good wine and food, there’s nothing better, except having all that in a great space with excellent service, and that’s the idea behind Salut.

Sam’s Chop House

Sam's Chop House

One of Manchester’s most celebrated bars and restaurants, serving the best of British cuisine and a fine selection of ales, wines and spirits. Many famous faces have been regulars over the years, including LS Lowry.

San Carlo

San Carlo

No themes, and based on authentic modern Italy, San Carlo provides the very best in true Italian dining. The chic decor at San Carlo is the perfect setting for intimate evening meals and cocktails and light bites with friends and family.

Scene Indian Street Kitchen

Scene Indian Street Kitchen

The dishes offered at Scene Indian Street Kitchen are inspired by the street food vendors of India, Pakistan and Southern Asia and the aim is for customers to feel like they have been transported to these foreign shores.

Spinningfields

Spinningfields

Spinningfields is home to some of Manchester’s best restaurants. Find celebrity hang outs such as 20 Stories, Tattu, Manchester House and Pan Asian restaurant Australasia and relaxed dining at venues like The Oast House and Carluccio’s.

Sugar Junction

Sugar Junction

Sugar Junction is a cafe that was born from a passion of baking, a love for good wholesome food, excellent coffee, beautiful tea, enthusiasm for beautifully unique drinks and of course, a love for everything vintage.

Tapeo & Wine

Tapeo & Wine

As the name suggests, at Tapeo & Wine, the main focus is just that, the food and wine. They work hard to source only the best quality products, bringing only the freshest ingredients to offer you a range of Spanish delicacies.

Tattu

Tattu

Tattu is a unique and fashionable Chinese restaurant. With slick surroundings and a kitchen team sourced from some of London’s most acclaimed restaurants, the split level venue serves a modern twist on Chinese food.

Teacup Kitchen

Teacup Kitchen

Teacup Kitchen is an award winning restaurant and cafe offering delicious breakfasts, lunches and evening meals alongside a menagerie of cakes and sweet treats, all crafted from organic and fairtrade produce where possible.

TGI Fridays

TGI Fridays

TGI Fridays are famous for their pride, passion and personality. So along with mouth-watering food and tempting drinks, the restaurant brings fun, friendliness and an extra large helping of good vibes to the table.

The Airport

The Airport

Aviation enthusiasts will love watching the planes take off and land from the beer garden overlooking the runway which is only 50 feet away. Children can experience a journey like no other as they watch the aeroplanes.

The Alchemist

The Alchemist

The Alchemist is a gem of a place, open from first thing for breakfast and coffee on into the evening for dinner and drinks. Wide open windows magically sparkle at night and there is a pretty year round outdoor terrace.

The Blue Pig

The Blue Pig

The Blue Pig’s menu includes a mouth-watering steak selection including hanger, sirloin, rump, t-bone and wild boar. The legendary burgers and sharing boards make an appearance and vegetarians can also indulge here.

The Botanist

The Botanist

The Botanist has concept like no other, offering world-famous selection of botanical cocktails, craft beers and ales, Champagne and wine. Food is inspired by the deli, rotisserie and BBQ. There is also live music every night.

The Bulls Head

The Bulls Head

Part of the excitement of eating good food is the changing of the seasons. That’s why the Bulls Head work closely with outstanding local suppliers to ensure that every meal served is fresh, seasonal and delicious.

The Laundrette

The Laundrette

The Laundrette’s interior with exposed brick walls and rustic woodwork creates a comfortable environment for cocktail fuelled evenings. Meanwhile, the outdoor dining area is the perfect spot for excellent, home cooked food.

The Lawn Club

The Lawn Club

The Lawn Club is a quintessentially British retreat in the heart of the city, an English garden oasis amongst the towering glass structures. It serves premium, locally sourced, seasonal food cooked by acclaimed chef David Gale.

The Oast House

The Oast House

Food is inspired by the deli, rotisserie and BBQ, The Oast House is avintage escape from the ‘high-street’ pub, with live acoustic music every night, a wide selection of drinks and a whole host of outdoor events.

The Printworks

The Printworks

The Printworks, located on Withy Grove, is a buzzing, state of the art entertainment complex located in the heart of Manchester, home to a range of restaurants, bars and clubs along side an IMAX Cinema and gym.

The Wharf

The Wharf

Although The Wharf is a large building, there are innumerable nooks and crannies so you can find cosy rooms and alcoves, or more dynamic areas if you prefer. There’s also a large terrace with stunning views out over the canal basin.

Trof

Trof

Trof pride themselves on serving the best cocktails around and the finest food specials. The weeknights are packed with gigs, open mic nights and quizzes and the Fridays and Saturdays are without doubt the funnest in town.

Umezushi

Umezushi

Umezushi is a relaxed, intimate sushi bar offering an unparalleled dining experience through fresh, inspired creations. Skilled chefs are always striving to push the boundaries of the menu in innovative ways, to excite your palate.

Wagamama

Wagamama

A little ginger to warm you up. Chillis that kick. Noodles to nourish the body and soul. Wagamama’s Japanese inspired menu has been created to soothe, nourish, sustain and inspire. There’s an extensive range of drinks on offer, too.

Waxy O’Connor’s

Waxy O'Connors

Waxy O’Connor’s is a unique pub that has a labyrinth of three bars covering four levels that are linked together by a maze of passages (and of course the 500 year old Waxy tree). It is the ideal venue, whatever the occasion.

Wing’s

Wing's

Wing’s is one of the very few 5 star restaurants in Manchester city centre. It offers the finest Cantonese cuisine and a large range of wines from around the world in a plush and comfortable environment.

Yo! Sushi

Yo Sushi Manchester Arndale

Dishes are prepared fresh with the finest ingredients, right in front of you and placed on the conveyor belt for your personal selection. Plates are priced by colour, and have more than 75 Japanese inspired dishes on the menu.

Zouk Tea Bar & Grill

Zouk

Whether you are looking for an authentic taste of Lahore style street cuisine or you would like to try something completely different, Zouk always has something special to offer. Check out the full theatre style kitchen, too!