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Thomas Restaurant & Bar Manchester - Restaurant Bar Review

Thomas Restaurant & Bar Manchester - Restaurant Bar Review

As ever more quirky bars and restaurants seem to spring up in Manchester’s arty Northern Quarter,  it is nice to know that there are still places you can go for a top notch meal and cocktails with some class. Nestled between the cafes and pubs on the Northern Quarter's main drag is ThomasRestaurant…

The Bay Horse Manchester -  Bar Review

The Bay Horse Manchester - Bar Review

With so many new bars or restaurants opening in Manchester’s arty Northern Quarter, it can be easy to overlook the longer standing venues. So hearing that The Bay Horse had upped its food game to compete with the dining revolution currently sweeping the Northern Quarter, I went along to experience…

The Grill on New York Street Manchester - Restaurant Bar Review

The Grill on New York Street Manchester - Restaurant Bar Review

Tucked away behind Piccadilly Gardens is the classy and cool Grill on New York Street. This aptly named Manchester restaurant bar may not be a place you walk by every day, but it's definitely worth a visit. Known primarily as a restaurant, the venue also includes a bar where non-diners are welcome to…