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20180316 Lowry Spring Makers Market

Spring Makers Market at Lowry Outlet

4 day Easter Bank Holiday artisan market

Nrb Northern Restaurant Bar

Northern restaurant and bar scene powers ahead of London

Latest industry figures reveal that more restaurants have opened in Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds

20180315 Chef Alex Shaw

Award-winning chef Alex Shaw is back in town with two new roles

Former Manchester 'Chef of the Year' to head-up Folk & Soul and Pioneer Coffee

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Beastro’s Richard Brown to take on ambitious Himalayan Trek for charity

He’ll join twenty other foodies to raise funds for Action Against Hunger

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'Cooking for yourself is all the rage... and a blast' - Annyeong, Chapel Walks, Reviewed

Jonathan Schofield enjoys a total success of a meal in the city centre's new Korean...

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Manchester breweries compete in battle to become England’s best brewing city

Eight local breweries will take on teams from Leeds, Liverpool, Bristol and London for Manchester...

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What is a Dazzling Café anyway?

The Taiwanese franchise opened its first European branch on Mosley Street this month - complete...


Treat Day eats: go full sugar immersion at Sweet Diner

Your cravings satisfied, not just scratched

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Wine Tasting? Don’t we already know how to do that?

Veeno shows us there’s a whole lot more to drinking wine than knocking it back...

Latest Restaurant


'Does the food match the view?' - 20 Stories, Spinningfields, Reviewed


“Cook-your-own Chinese hot pot... it's messy and we love it” - One Plus, City Centre, Reviewed


'My oh my the pies' - Blanchflower, Altrincham, Reviewed


'An indie bistro stretching its wings' - Hungry Duck, Ramsbottom, Reviewed

Marco Pierre White Chef

Marco Pierre White to open new Manchester restaurant... but not really

A new English Chophouse will open in Velvet Hotel in April, and Marco might even...

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Here are a few dozen reasons why Confidential loves Masons Restaurant Bar

Our love for the Martini trolley knows no bounds, but it goes deeper than that.

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NYQ - Northern Quarter's Cord bar is reborn

Ben Spier and Keith Patterson aim to bring 80s NYC dance floor vibes to NQ...

Flight Club Shoreditch

Flight Club - ‘social darts’ bar has eyes on Manchester’s Burger & Lobster

The group has submitted a building control application for Ship Canal House

180312 Friska St Peters Square

What is Friska – and why should we care?

The healthy fast food restaurant has opened on St Peter's Square

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New city centre café will be staffed by former inmates and the homeless

The Clink charity will open its first non-prison venue in Canada House next month

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Goal! Café Football launches #ProlificPartnerships

Bestselling hometeam burger and a Seven Bro7hers beer for just £10 in March

2018 03 09 Pug Fest

Oh my pugness: Pugs takeover The Pen and Pencil

Super-cute puggy video (and some of us don't even like dogs)

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'Does the food match the view?' - 20 Stories, Spinningfields, Reviewed

Gordo has a game of two halves in Manchester's most hyped (and highest) new restaurant

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