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-restaurants giving you something to grin about? Got those too. Whatever you're after for a Christmas lunch in Manchester, you'll find it here.

Last updated on 3rd January 2023

The Bank

19 user reviews 4

To have your Christmas lunch in a classic British boozer? The Bank is a great shout. They've got everything from parsnip and mulled cider soup to slow-cooked pork belly and roasted turkey breast here, alongside festive buffets if you fancy a bigger party.

Gaucho Manchester

50 user reviews 5

Gaucho's Christmas menu in Manchester is sure to add wow-factor to your festive lunch plans, alongside the historical location and abundance of cowhide. While it's a treat for the eyes, this restaurant will also charm your taste buds with a stunning selection of Argentinian steaks.


1153 user reviews 3

For the ultimate lunch glow-up, it's over to Impossible for you, as the Manchester restaurant's Christmas party menu delivers the goods. Tackling parties of all sizes, it has you settling into your own private space or the main dining area to feast, before heading to the gin bar and downstairs theatrical club.

Switch things up from your usual Manchester Christmas lunch to a fun-fuelled brunch courtesy of Bougie Drag & Boy Toy Events. Expect naughtiness and niceness in equal measure, where drag stars, butlers in the buff or other jaw-dropping entertainment are guaranteed. 

Turing Tap Manchester

69 user reviews 4

Whether you want a festive buffet, Christmas set menu or yuletide bottomless brunch, Turing Tap Manchester is delivering the goods from lunch through to dinner. You're spoilt for choice at this chilled out pub, with plenty of booze to wash down the hatch too.


4 user reviews 5

Christmas lunch restaurants in Manchester don't get much better than Rosso, where stunning decor collides with celeb clientele and amazing menus. Expect all-Italian festivities, from the likes of whole roasted turbot to rib of beef and the vino to match.

This cosy boozer is putting on one hell of a spread for Christmas lunch in Manchester this 2022. No matter how many Grinches your family may have, this place will get them singing Mariah at the top of their lungs, with everything from sweet-cured bacon chop through to homity pie.