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Yard & Coop Introduce Foot High Chicken Burger

Yard & Coop Introduce Foot High Chicken Burger  The Massive Cock (MK III) is just one of the new dishes to Yard & Coop's latest menu The Northern Quarter's favourite fried chicken restaurant have really outdone themselves this time. Already renowned for their massive chicken burgers and eccentric chip creations (their Vegas Fries... Read more >

New City Centre Bar Will Have A Massive Stingray Tank And Bollinger Bar

New City Centre Bar Will Have A Massive Stingray Tank And Bollinger Bar It's time to say goodbye to Avalanche on Booth Street and hello to a giant stingray tank, secret library bar and fine dining restaurant as 1761 opens in the city centre. The new two-storey venue has undergone a huge £1 million refurbishment to become a bar and restaurant that celebrates... Read more >

New Authentic Spanish Restaurant From Couple Behind Tapeo Opens In Didsbury

New Authentic Spanish Restaurant From Couple Behind Tapeo Opens In Didsbury After the roaring success of Juan Mata's Tapeo, a husband and wife team behind its conception have decided to go it alone and open their own restaurant in Didsbury. Tinto is also a Spanish spot, this time serving a range of meat and seafood that is cooked on an open Asador grill. The menu includes... Read more >

Pay as you feel at Real Junk Food's supermarket-waste restaurant

Pay as you feel at Real Junk Food's supermarket-waste restaurant It's rare that a lunch out can make you feel good in all senses of the word, but that's precisely what Real Junk Food's meals will do. Following a successful crowd-funding campaign, the company, which uses supermarket waste, has launched a permanent restaurant on Oxford Street. Open on weekdays... Read more >

The Laundrette First Street - Manchester Bar Review

The Laundrette First Street - Manchester Bar Review With Laundrette in Chorlton now an established haunt amongst the young and trendy, it was high time we cleaned up our act and paid its younger, city-centre sibling a visit. The Venue Don’t be fooled, The Laundrette looks nothing like what it says on the box. In fact, with the sticky... Read more >

We tried out the new Alchemist in MediaCityUK. Here's how we got on.

We tried out the new Alchemist in MediaCityUK. Here's how we got on. Opening its doors just last week, The Alchemist at MediaCityUK is already a huge hit. The venue overlooks the historic Manchester Ship Canal and is neighboured by some of the biggest names in the media industry, including the BBC, ITV and Coronation Street. With a menu full of delicious food and a... Read more >

Rave in a giant ice cave this September in Manchester

Rave in a giant ice cave this September in Manchester Get your chills and thrills at this month's coldest pop-up.  It's free and you get to wear a bloody cape. Do you really need to know any more about the latest party pop-up in Manchester? Yes, you most likely do. Brought to you by Coors Light (yes, that Jean-Claude Van Damme Coors... Read more >

Mason-themed restaurant to open in Manchester's former Masonic hall

Mason-themed restaurant to open in Manchester's former Masonic hall The former Masonic hall on Bridge Street has undergone a multi-million pound transformation and is set to open this autumn with a seriously hot line-up of restaurants and bars. Alongside Fable and Spanish restaurant Pintura, Masons will be opening. The venue will have leanings to its past as a... Read more >

We tried out the ‘Bubbles and Berries’ 5-course cocktail progression at Cloud 23

We tried out the ‘Bubbles and Berries’ 5-course cocktail progression at Cloud 23 Cloud 23's new cocktail progression hits the spot.  Manchester’s sky-high champagne and cocktail bar? It promises ‘indulgence, elegance and opulence’, served up alongside iconic 23rd floor panoramic views. So, when I heard about Cloud 23’s new progression menu,... Read more >

Impossible - Manchester Restaurant Review

Impossible - Manchester Restaurant Review Manchester has got street cred and soul in abundance. It’s one of the coolest cities in the north, and just when you think it can’t get any cooler, it goes and cuts the ribbon on brand new Peter Street venue: Impossible Manchester. As a former student at the University of Manchester, I... Read more >

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