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"Locals were kicking off about the curtains" - interview with chef Tom Parker, White Swan at Fence

Kelly Bishop talks to the Michelin star winner about pissing off locals, his nan and...

2019 01 30 Tripti Bhog Best Dishes

7 of the best things to eat around Manchester this month (Feb 2019)

Soups, dumplings and stews – anyone would think it was winter

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Lancashire pub comes third in UK's top 50 gastropubs

A total of five Lancashire pubs made the list. But which ones?

Grafene Bar

Grafene restaurant and bar to close

Restaurant will move to another home, while new owners transform the current site

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‘A cool new NQ spot - so where is everyone?’ - 33 Oldham Street, Northern Quarter, reviewed

Ruth Allan thinks there's plenty to enjoy... if you don't mind your own company

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Cut it out! We get the lowdown on 3 Squared

Just what are we missing out on at Manchester’s first ‘free from’ restaurant?

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We take a break at The Stanneylands

Eat, drink, sleep and be happy

Seven Bro7Hers Brewback

Turn up, tune in, chill out at Seven Bro7hers

Life gets eventful at Seven Bro7hers Brewery & Taproom

Pinion Prescot

'Gary Usher still knows how to bistro' - Pinion, Prescot, reviewed

Angie Sammons enjoys simple and honest comforts in an old Betfred

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The best things we ate in 2018

From reindeer moss to herring bones and lamb fat crumpets, it's been another year full...

2018 12 17 Mamucium Interior

‘A big boned, rockingly robust menu’ - Mamucium at Hotel Indigo, Victoria, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield closes his reviewing year with a best of British belter

2018 12 13 Allotment Vegan Interior

‘On my second visit, the kitchen turns rogue’ - Allotment Vegan, Lloyd Street, reviewed

Ruth Allan wonders whether this new city centre plant powered place might have run out...

2018 12 12 Smoke Wilmslow

Seven brand new bars, restaurants and coffee shops across Manchester (and slightly beyond)

Biodynamic wines, flat capped cocktails, oodles of noodles and deep fried stuff

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Festive afternoon tea at James Martin

Pigs in blankets, eggnog éclairs, gingerbread mince pies…need we say more?

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Masons: we dig

And the beets go on – bloody good root veg at Masons

2018 12 07 Treehouse Cakes

‘The occasional pop of fondant pink icing’ - Treehouse café, Salford, reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson bypasses the big brassy openings for a family run independent café in Broughton

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Kala - Gary Usher's new King Street bistro opens in February

Restaurant will be headed-up by Zhelyazko Zhelyazkov - you can call him 'Jiji'

2018 12 04 Ivy Spinningfield Interior

‘Accountant-inspired and portion-controlled’ - The Ivy, Spinningfields, reviewed

Here's what Gordo liked about Manchester’s latest shiny new opening... and what he really, really...

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