Pretty Brunches In Manchester

If your weekend doesn't involve brunch, then did it actually happen? From iconic piles of pancakes smothered in sauce and French toast topped with fresh fruit, to Instagrammable interiors boasting plush seating and striking decor, this is a real set of stunners. If you're looking for a sleek new spot, check out our top pick of places for a pretty brunch in Manchester.

Last updated on 24th January 2023

Gaucho Manchester

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Slicker than your average, Gaucho's Electro Brunch Feast is really making your weekends sizzle. From Latin twists on the usual steak-filled fare to a soundtrack brought to you by live DJs, with Instagrammable interiors topping it all off, this restaurant is a firm fave for breakfast in Manchester.

Cherry Jam

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While not technically a brunch, Cherry Jam's Saturday afternoon teas and Sunday grazing platters are still worth a mention. Why? They're accompanied by bottomless cocktails and beers to make your weekend a boozy affair.

Kick your weekend off with a winning start at the oh-so gorgeous Cocoa Cabana Ancoats. This pretty paradise for Instagram snapping isn't just a feast for the eyes, as it serves up mouthwatering brunch specials and a list of signature concoctions that aren't to be missed.

Looking for an all-day brunch that really packs a punch? Federal Cafe & Bar is a real Northern Quarter gem, serving signature banana bread, steak and eggs, French toast and breakfast sarnies. To wash it all down, there's freshly brewed coffee and a range of classic cocktails. 

If you're hankering for the best brunch in Manchester, why not make it an Indian meal? Dishoom is a feast for both your eyes and stomach, with Bombay-Irani style café interiors of stained glass windows, canary yellow booths and parquet flooring. As for food, you can't go wrong with the bacon naan roll. Swoon.