Restaurants With The Best Pre Theatre Dining Menus In Manchester

Seeing a show? We all know that you're going to need the finest grub to fuel your evening out, but where to go? Don't worry; we're here to narrow it down for you. From Indian restaurants to steakhouses, Spanish spots and more beside, here are the best places for pre-theatre dinner in Manchester.

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With a set bistro offering until 7pm on Fridays and 8.30pm on other weekdays, Kala is vowing for the title of best early bird menu in Manchester for 2023. Two courses are £25, while three will cost you £28 - both of which feature British and European fare.


When only the best pre-theatre dinner in Manchester will do, Asha's should be on your radar. This Indian fine dining destination delves out sharing platters to start, your pick of butter chicken, lamb rogan josh and paneer jalfrezi for mains, and a traditional dessert to finish - all priced at just £24.95 per person.


When it comes to the best pre-theatre menu in Manchester, Zouk has got to be up there. Get your chops around the Indian grub here, with two courses setting you back just £20 between 4 and 7pm. It covers all mains (including your choice of side to accompany), starters and desserts, so the choices are plentiful.