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2018 07 13 The Anthologist Review 2018 07 13 Anthologist Interior

'Vote out the greens' - The Anthologist, St Peter's Square, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield becomes obsessed by too much of a dull thing

2018 07 12 Sardus Cucina Sardus Jul 18 Sardinian Sausage 2

'Does every dish really need a back story?' - Sardus Cucina, Altrincham, reviewed

Ruth Allan enjoys a comforting, polished treat... by Bem Brasil?

2018 07 06 Safire Exterior

“Prawns looked like they’d been through nuclear Armageddon” - Safire, Upper Brook Street, reviewed

Heatwave? Spicy food is better than an omelette, says Lucy Tomlinson

2018 02 07 Opium Wagyu Pizza

“Not just any pizzas. Exotica on a dough base” – Opium, Deansgate, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield has a remarkable meal, but not in that way

170316 Grand Pacific First Look 33

'A tiger without the teeth' - Grand Pacific, King Street, reviewed

With flavours spanning the Far East, Deanna Thomas was expecting it to pack a bit...

180619 Folk And Soul Review Img 2160

'Strong start, poor finish' - Folk & Soul, Northern Quarter, reviewed

After such a fine start, Jonathan Schofield is frustrated by this new vegan restaurant.

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'Busier than Market Street on a Bank Holiday' - Azuma, Hulme, reviewed

Things get steamy for Ruth Allan in Hulme's Korean BBQ and hotpot restaurant

20180529 Borrello Salt Baked Fish

"Flaming salt rocks, it was practically medieval warfare" - Borrello, Sale, reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson stumbles into this old-school Italian

18 05 25 Siam Smiles

“Tropical in colour and flavour” - Siam Smiles, Deansgate, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield likes the sharp, flavoured, simplicity of a relocated Thai restaurant

20180522 Northcote Dessert

'Gordo has come to see how good Lisa Allen is' - Northcote, Langho, reviewed

Nigel Haworth has turned the kitchen reins over, but can the new team keep up...

Marco Pierre White

'Not bad, but put down the bloody meat cleaver' - Mr White’s English Chophouse, The Village,...

Jonathan Schofield finds, after a long while, both an MPW place and a Canal Street...

20180510 Tre Ciccio Pizza

'Three chubby friends and a tardis-like trattoria' - Tre Ciccio, Altrincham, reviewed

Good Italian restaurants are the sum of their ingredients, and this is very good, says...

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'Insta-wholesomeness in the heart of studentland' - Milk and Honey, Oxford Road, reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson lives her best blogger life - for an hour or so

20180410 1761 Barphotos Image2

'A traumatised spot, much improved' - 1761, Booth St, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield visits the biggest fish tank in Manchester and reminisces about treacle mines

180416 Albatross Arnold Review Img 0721

'Impressive food, superb service, weird name' - Albatross & Arnold, reviewed

'This is good food but my, is it rich', says Jonathan Schofield

180410 Moorcock Inn Review Herring Bones

'Weird and ever more wonderful' - Moorcock Inn, Sowerby Bridge, review

Neil Sowerby adores this astonishing arrival on the Northern culinary scene

180329 Brewski

'Cheesy chips and gravy in cardboard, obviously' - Brewski, City Centre, Reviewed

Jonathan Schofield eats a Canadian speciality with a Merry Mole

180324 Easy Fish Review Img 3803

'Oh, massive prawns, how you delight the heart' - Easy Fish, Heaton Moor, Reviewed

Lucy Tomlinson enjoys her fish with upbeat RnB in Heaton Moor's finest (only) fishmonger-cum-restaurant

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