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2023 08 30 Steak Frites Hawksmoor

Manchester restaurant & bar deals: September 2023

From £1.50 oysters to cheap beer when it rains, here are the best offers we've...

Platter And Wine – Petit Paris

'Really enjoyable platters': Petit Paris, King Street, reviewed

Olivia Potts is missing her oysters tremendously

Pastan Vegan Pizza 1

Plant-based Pastan passes the pasta test: review

Jonathan Schofield with another of the 'shorter review' series for smaller venues

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‘More than fixed a hole’ - The Cavern Club Restaurant, reviewed

David Adamson gets into the spirit of International Beatles week

Akbars Review 5

'A combination of theatre and food' - Akbars, Castlefield, reviewed

Jonathan Schofield likes the buzz at one of Manchester's most popular restaurants

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Do the shuffle: new games venue set to arrive on Deansgate

The brains behind Flight Club are bringing their new offering to the bustling party street

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Alternatively wed: Afflecks awarded marriage licence

All couples can now officially tie the knot at multiple spaces across the famed emporium

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Quirky and weird Manchester bars

For when a pint of bitter and a packet of crisps at your local just...

2023 08 17 Alderley Edge Bar Front

San Carlo Alderley Edge opens: Gordo takes a look

Gordo attends a press dinner and is impressed

2023 08 16 Moxy New Menu Aug 23

August Food & Drink news: Trafford pub closes, plus openings, menus and more

From sushi to supersized sarnies, here's what we've spotted in the Manchester Food and Drink...

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Matt Nellany, Trof: how to survive a decade in hospitality

Confidentials continues a series of interviews on how to survive beyond a decade in hospitality

2023 08 14 Lunya Paella

'A genuinely great Catalonian experience' - Lunya Liverpool, reviewed

Gordo enjoys quality Catalonian cuisine at Lunya Liverpool

2023 08 14 Amalfi Pizza – Leopard Pie

'Brings a bit of fun' - Leopard Pie, reviewed

Olivia Potts enjoys pizza and frozen margs at Leopard Pie in Worsley Village

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The Messi Burger, Hard Rock Café reviewed, as the Premier League returns

David Adamson is fed by the GOAT at Printworks’ Hard Rock Café

2023 08 05 Fluffy Fluffy Tiramisu Pancake

‘A delightfully fun treat’ - Fluffy Fluffy, reviewed

Harley Young enjoys jiggly Japanese pancakes that live up to their name

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‘Decked out like a space station bistro’: Madre, Kampus, reviewed

David Adamson visits the latest addition to Kampus for some modern, moreish Mexican food.

2023 08 03 Yellowhammer Tomatoes

The Hot 50: the most popular restaurants July 2023

Which restaurants have our readers been visiting in July?

2023 08 02 Three Little Words Jen Seb

It all started with a drink: In conversation with The Spirit of Manchester

Harley Young talks with Seb & Jen Heeley-Wiggins, founders of Manchester’s most well-known gin brand...