The Best Places to Eat in Manchester


The Best Places to Eat in Manchester


Are you looking for the best places to eat in Manchester?

Look no further!

We have compiled a list of my favorite spots for foodies of all types.

From ethnic eats to comfort foods, there is something for everyone on this list.

So what are you waiting for?

Start planning your next meal out!


The Laundrette

Open 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Cocktails and Carbs in a relaxed, vibrant and fun atmosphere. Pizzas made fresh in house daily Heated outdoor terrace and comfortable booths
Laundrette is located in an old laundrette with carefully designed decor to reflect this. The walls are lined with washing machines, and the tables are made from ironing boards. The menu features a wide variety of British comfort food, including fish and chips, burgers and pizza. The Laundrette is open for lunch and dinner, and…


Open 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tattu fuses traditional flavours, modern methods & exquisite presentation to create a unique dining experience. Sensory journey from East to West through its award-winning interior design Located on Gartside Street, Spinningfields.
Nestled in the heart of Manchester, Tattu is an Asian-inspired restaurant that is perfect for both date nights and large group gatherings. The menu features a wide variety of small plates and entrees, making it easy to share dishes and sample a little bit of everything. The decor is modern and sleek, with dark wood…


Open 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Mediterranean inspired by the deep traditions of Southern Italy. An independent restaurant and bar that has become one of the pillars of the ever blossoming dining scene in Manchester. Opulent, breathtaking interior housed by a resplendent Grade II listed building.
Rosso is a vibrant Italian restaurant situated in the heart of the city centre. The menu features a wide selection of traditional Italian dishes, all of which are prepared using the freshest locally sourced ingredients. The restaurant also has an extensive wine list, with something to suit every palate. Whether you’re looking for a romantic…


Open 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Stylish, modern restaurant in the lively Ancoats area of Manchester. Mostly British dishes, with influences from Japan and the Nordics. Sophisticated, modern dishes.
Mana is a great example of Manchester’s lively restaurant scene. Located in the Ancoats area of the city, it offers a delicious range of contemporary cuisine. The menu includes both traditional and innovative dishes, and there is something to suit all tastes. There is an extensive wine list, and the knowledgeable staff are always on…

San Carlo

Open 12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
San Carlo are a small group of highly rated Italian restaurants with branches in several cities in the UK. Provides the very best in true Italian dining in Manchester. Intimate evening meal, a gathering of friends and family, or cocktails and light bites after work.
San Carlo is one of Manchester’s most popular Italian restaurants, known for its delicious food and vibrant atmosphere. Situated in the heart of the city centre, it makes for the perfect dining spot before exploring all that Manchester has to offer. The menu at San Carlo features a range of traditional Italian dishes, as well…

The Sparrows

Open 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Taste mouthwatering pierogi, bolognese and gnocchi. Modern, Central European restaurant offering a great variety of hand made dumplings & pasta of the European origin. Casual choice serving international drinks & pasta dishes in a Zen-like setting with a brick patio.
The Sparrows in Manchester is a continental restaurant offering a great variety of hand made dumplings & pasta of European origin. Specialty of the house are Spätzle; fresh egg pasta representing a vast geographical region of South Germany, Switzerland, Alsace, Austria & Sud Tyrol – Trentino & Alto Adige of Northern Italy.


Open 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Located in the city’s northern suburbs Serves a relaxed healthy lunchtime menu with open Scandinavian sandwiches and hearty salads Operates as a ‘food-bar’ four nights a week, serving small sharing plates with a frequently-changing menu, accompanied by wines and cocktails.
Osma is a cosy little restaurant in Manchester that specialises in healthy Scandinavian cuisine. The lunchtime menu features a variety of open sandwiches, hearty salads, and light soups. All of the dishes are prepared with fresh, locally sourced ingredients, and the menu changes seasonally to reflect what is currently available. The restaurant has a relaxed…

El Gato Negro

Open 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Award-winning tapas restaurant in King Street Manchester An open kitchen that delivers top-charcuterie, cheeses and a cavalcade of flawless plates: Appealing tapas dishes include meats from the Josper grill.
El Gato Negro is an award-winning tapas restaurant in King Street Manchester. The restaurant is owned and run by head chef, Nieves Barragan. Barragan was born in Seville, Spain and has worked in some of the world’s most prestigious kitchens, including elBulli in Barcelona and The Fat Duck in Bray, England. El Gato Negro offers…