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Manchester Food And Drink Festival 25Th Anniversary 2022 Cathedral Gardens

Manchester Food and Drink Festival is back for its 25th Anniversary

MFDF is set to celebrate 25 years with sustainable efforts and its biggest set-up yet

The Secret Frontage Of Shudehill Manchester Hidden Cocktail Bar The Washhouse

Going underground: Manchester’s best hidden cocktail bars

Take notice or you might end up missing the best drinks in Manchester

From The Ashes A Open Fire Cooking Project Coming To Mayfield Depot As Part Of Manchester Craft Beer Festival

Manchester Craft Beer Festival reveals food line-up for 2022 return

Esteemed young chefs, Manc indies and BBQ on the firepit

Latest Manchester
stories

Way Above The Houses Aerial Art Theatre Performance Media City 2022

Way Above the Houses: the aerial art performance taking over MediaCity

A sky-high, inspiring drove of local talent comes to MediaCity this June

Lantica Pizza Da Michele

'Food as a meme' - L'Antica Pizzeria da Michele reviewed

Chris Taylor tackles more food he can't handle and is reminded by pizza that he...

Vertigo Manchester That Closed All Its Sites This Year

The ones that we've lost: Manchester's bar and restaurant closures

We take a look at some of the hospitality businesses we've said goodbye to in 2022

Mother Lang Day At Z Arts Fun For Family Half Term Credit Z Arts

Top things to do for the May half term in Manchester

A round-up of events to keep the kids entertained this half term

Abc Building 70 The Exhibition Queens Jubilee Weekend Bank Holiday Things To Do 2022

Yas Queen! Things to eat, drink and do on Jubilee weekend 2022

Royal ramen, a floral Queen Bee, and some secret street parties for a 4 day...

The Outside Of Pizzammore Pizza Place In Sale Manchester

'Exploded with carby goodness' - PizzAmmore, Sale, reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson likes pizza

Levenshulme Bee In Green Space In Manchester

An insider's guide to eating and drinking in Levenshulme

We love Levenshulme for food and drink and here's why

Sebastiao And Lelia Salgado Photography Exhibition Science And Industry Museum

Sebastião Salgado: 'The destruction of Amazonia is caused by the whole of society'

We meet the documentary photographer at his exhibition at Manchester's Science and Industry museum

Manchester restaurant
reviews

2022 05 07 Firehouse Exterior

'An intravenous drip of pure, uncut umami' - Firehouse, Ancoats, reviewed

Richard Miller gets all revved up about Ramona's sibling chicken restaurant

The Exterior Of The Armenian Taverna A Hidden Gem Restaurant In Manchester Since 1968

'The things it must have seen' - Armenian Taverna, reviewed

Kelly Bishop explores ancient cuisine from an ancient Manchester restaurant

The Exterior Of Home Restaurant In Leeds In Its New Location At Granary Wharf

'A sanctum for rich witches' - HOME, Brewery Wharf, reviewed

Kelly Bishop parts the dry ice to step into Liz Cottam's reimagined flagship restaurant

Southside Tequila Joint A Taco And Tequila Dive Bar In Withington In Manchester

'Tastes like a shoe' - Southside Tequila Joint, Withington, reviewed

Davey Brett lines his stomach with one quid tacos

Campagna At The Creameries

'A tumble of a taste of a flavour on a plate' - Campagna at The Creameries, Chorlton, reviewed

Sophie Rahnema's waiting and she's talking Italian (cooking that is)

The Exterior Another Hand Restaurant Manchester

'A real statement' - Another Hand, Deansgate Mews, reviewed

Neil Sowerby finds a newcomer making small plates great again

Yes Manchester Where You Can Eat Doner Summer Vegan Kebabs

'These are the dg's b'llycks' - Doner Summer @ Yes, reviewed

Kelly Bishop continues her search for enjoyable vegan junk food

The Exterior Of Blues Kitchen Manchester

'Who wouldn’t want to dip their butty in that?' - The Blues Kitchen, Quay St, reviewed

Kelly Bishop slides into a booth and dreams of a spinachy bath

Things to do
in Manchester

St Vincent Performs Live In Manchester This June

Our picks from Manchester's gig calendar for June 2022

Amelia Fearon picks the highlights from Manchester's jam-packed live music scene

Hulme Streets In The Sky Photo1 Richard Davis Photo North Festival 2022

Identity, Faith and Hope: Photo North Festival arrives in Manchester

Photo North Festival is back in all its inspiring, inclusive, and world-renowned glory

Venessa Scott Art Mural For The Rochdale Canal Art Trail Tib Lock 2022

'Life is better by the water': a tour of the Rochdale Canal Art Trail

Disco curtains, floral murals, and twenty two tiny horses

Manchester Art Gallery Exterior For Cultural Calendar Header

Arts, theatre, gigs: Manchester's cultural calendar for 2022

An all-encompassing list of Manchester's coolest cultural things to do in 2022

Pride In Trafford Flag Raising 2 C  Jason Lock

Pride in Trafford 2022 - a celebration of queer arts and culture

Trafford's five-day annual exploration of LGBTQ+ arts is back for 2022

An Older White Man With A Chandelier On His Head Which Is A Still From The Film Swan Song That Will Be Shown At Manchester Film Festival 2022

Manchester Film Festival announces official selection for 2022

Prize winners, bargain tickets, and shedding light on local film talent

Keswick Mountain Festival Stage 1

Natural high: fitness and wellness festivals near Manchester

Where to go in the North West for festival vibes without the three-day hangover

20210827 Jll Meadowside 2

The key to buying a home in one of Manchester’s most exciting new developments?

JLL – Get in touch and you could be picking up the keys to your...

Regional
guides

Ramsbottom Greater Manchester

An insider's guide to eating and drinking in Ramsbottom

It's not all black pudding lobbing and horse bits, Rammy is food and booze heaven.

Altrincham Market House

An insider’s guide to eating and drinking in Altrincham

Markets, Cal-Mex, and 'a haven of dark greens and polished wood'

Assorted Brunch Items At Kin Bakehouse In Urmston Manchester

An insider’s guide to eating and drinking in Urmston

Brewtaps, bakehouses and solid spots to eat

Grand Piano Green Curtain And Vintage Lighting At Holmes Mill One Of The Best Places To Eat And Drink In Clitheroe

An insider's guide to eating and drinking in Clitheroe

Local bar owner Katie Mather uncovers the gems of Clitheroe's food and drink scene

More food
and drink

Codi Stands Outside Her New Sushi Restautant In Prestwich North Manchester

First look: Codi’s Kitchen - Prestwich’s first sushi restaurant

Sashimi away! - We chat to Codi Sheldon as she prepares to open her cafe...

San Carlo Spaghetti Frutti Di Mare

Pasta masters: twelve great places to eat pasta in Manchester

From agnolotti to ziti, here are some of our fave Italian restaurants for pasta

A Mixed Seafood Paella At Evunas Northern Quarter Restaurant In Manchester

The 10 best places in Manchester to eat gluten-free food

Don't let anyone tell you that you can't eat the good stuff too

A Punjabi Thali From Ziya Indian In Rusholme

Cha bai, Kow Moo Dang and a Kashmiri thali - Best things to eat in Manchester May 2022

India, China, Cambodia, Thailand, Manchester

Travel

Bath The Circus

Travel: Beer and books in Bath: 'It’s easy to stargaze into the past'.

Neil Sowerby explores the literary history of Bath and finds time for beer and a...

Falmouth Museum From Above Travel Piece 2022 Header

Travel: A few days in Falmouth: 'Surely sea shanties fit the bill better'

Neil Sowerby finds solace with Cornish seaside scenes, tattooed hands and crab on chips

Glasgow Oran Mor Ceiling

Is Glasgow a more exciting music city than Manchester?

Neil Sowerby tours a Scottish music city to rival his home

Colourful Graffitied Building Megaro Hotel Kings Cross London

A Manc in London: Kings Cross and a most striking pop hotel

Kelly Bishop coal drops into the coolest hotel in Kings Cross (and its secret cocktail...