Throughout December, Black Dog and sister site Dog Bowl are serving up festive burgers; from a pulled turkey number to vegan buns. Not only that, but here's also bottomless brunch that sees unlimited pigs in blankets alongside free-flowing winter berry bellinis and themed gin copas.
Christmas Lunches In Manchester
'Tis the season to be jolly - and whether you're organising office shenanigans or out with mates - we've got the festive list to make sure that yuletide cheer is on. Turkey, tatties and sprouts make you smile? Step right this way. Gorgeous, winter-y restaurants giving you something to grin about? Got those too. Whatever you're after for a Christmas lunch in Manchester, we've munched through pigs-in-blankets and slurped litres of hot cocktails to make sure you will have it.
For the ultimate Christmas glow-up, it's over to Impossible for you, as the immersive bar, theatre and restaurant tackles parties of all sizes. Whether you're after a space for 500 lunches or a table for far fewer, the spot has got you sorted.
Take your festive celebrations via Milan with the ever-so-smart Gusto as they bring Manchester packages that start under £25. Hop along to their three-course offering which includes the likes of hand-rolled turkey escalope and a Sicilian roast salmon caponata.
Set in Deansgate, Gaucho Manchester is all sorts of whack, from the repurposed historical location through to the abundance of cowhide. Along with being a treat for your eyes, it will treat your taste buds with their Argentine selection of steak.
Treat yourself to a seriously swanky Australian take on Christmas lunch at the famous Australasia. For lunch, there's both a vegan and meat-eating menu, both equally as delicious with sushi-style takes on traditional flavours.
Surely one of Manchester's most beautiful restaurants, Grand Pacific is a stunning combination of tropical-inspired interiors and a historic location. What's more, the city centre restaurant is putting a far-away flair on proceedings, with leaf baked Malaysian salmon and duck dim sum all making it onto their Christmas menu.
This botanical newbie is making sure their first Christmas on the Manchester dining scene is a big one as they cater for all size of parties. And along with turkey and trimmings, they're going rogue with The Bad Santa pizza; think brie, pigs in a blanket and crispy sprouts topping a sourdough crust.
If you're looking for an affordable option when it comes to Christmas lunch in Manchester city centre, you'll be hard pressed to top Foundry Project. The stylish spot serves three courses for under £25 or - for bigger parties - check out their buffet menu.
Play it safe with the crowd pleasing Browns Brasserie & Bar, an all-day dining space set in a former bank. The restaurant keeps things traditional, with turkey and all the trimmings; and when we say all, we mean the likes of chestnut and cranberry stuffing, pigs in blankets, and roasted tatties - yum.
This atmospheric boozer is putting on one hell of a spread for Christmas lunch in Manchester. No matter how much of a grinch your colleagues are, this place will have them singing Mariah at the top of their lungs, with everything from sweet-cured bacon chop through to homity pie.