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Escape to Freight Island reinvent Sundays with Classic Roasts and specialty cocktails

Escape to Freight Island reinvent Sundays with Classic Roasts and specialty cocktails

From Sunday 21st August 2022, Escape to Freight Island, Manchester’s inspiring urban landscape, will introduce a new Sunday Roast complemented by specialty cocktails. Guests can expect a warm welcome and a special table service element ...

19 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

New Zealand restaurant Tahi launches Kiwi all day dining concept

New Zealand restaurant Tahi launches Kiwi all day dining concept

Tahi (which is Maori for ‘one’) launches the first restaurant of its kind on 20th August 2022, bringing a myriad of New Zealand flavours to Manchester’s vibrant new neighbourhood, Circle Square. Established by New Zealand ...

18 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

A huge festival celebrating the weekend is coming to Salford Quays and Media City

A huge festival celebrating the weekend is coming to Salford Quays and Media City

Did you know that the concept of a weekend was invented here in Greater Manchester?In 1843, Salford Lyceum director and workers’ rights activist Robert Lowes (who also happens to be Sir Ian McKellen’s great grandfather) ...

18 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Contemporary Japanese fine dining restaurant MUSU to take over ex-Randall & Aubin site

Contemporary Japanese fine dining restaurant MUSU to take over ex-Randall & Aubin site

When it opens its doors on Bridge Street in October, new multi-sensory Japanese fine dining concept MUSU is expected to bring something very different to the city.The Japanese word MUSU translates as ‘infinite possibilities’ - ...

16 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

What to eat, drink, see and do at Festa Italiana 2022

What to eat, drink, see and do at Festa Italiana 2022

Last month, we announced that Festa Italiana, the free-to-enter, weekend-long festival, celebrating Italian food, drink and culture, is returning to Cathedral Gardens on the August bank holiday weekend.Now they have revealed their full weekend programme ...

15 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Dumpling discounts and Gyoza Giveaways this August at Tampopo

Dumpling discounts and Gyoza Giveaways this August at Tampopo

Tampopo are offering their guests 25% off main courses throughout August to celebrate their 25th birthday. And that’s not all. Tampopo will be giving away FREE gyoza on 17th August from midday at their Albert ...

15 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Sushi, steaks and slow proved pizzas to join street food traders at New Century Hall

Sushi, steaks and slow proved pizzas to join street food traders at New Century Hall

Manchester’s new events, music, and food and drink destination, New Century Hall, has announced the next three food traders who will be joining the ground floor kitchens to complete their foodie line up. The 10,000 ...

10 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Help vote for the best street food in the North at this year’s British Street Food Awards

Help vote for the best street food in the North at this year’s British Street Food Awards

Food fans will have the chance to visit some of the best street food traders from across the region over August Bank Holiday weekend, as the Northern Heat of the British Street Food Awards is ...

9 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Gallery - Yum Cha opens at Kampus Manchester

Gallery - Yum Cha opens at Kampus Manchester

Manchester’s garden neighbourhood, Kampus is getting even livelier. Following the success of Nell’s Pizza, Pollen Bakery and all that’s happening at the Bungalow, a new independent dim sum and roast meats hangout has now opened.Yum ...

8 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

Cottonopolis and Edinburgh Castle team opens venue in former Withington Bank

Cottonopolis and Edinburgh Castle team opens venue in former Withington Bank

The old District Bank, a grand Grade II* listed building in Withington has been brought back to life by the team behind Cottonopolis and Edinburgh Castle, Ancoats. The landmark site will finally reopen as Libertine ...

4 August 2022 by Deanna Thomas

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