Best Pub Lunches In Manchester

Rainy weather, live music, and pub lunches; if there's three things Manchester is famous for, it's the latter that we're most interested in right now. From fish and chips to steak and ale pies, these traditional boozers serve up gourmet British grub in comforting surroundings. Whether it's a sneaky lunch break pint or a Saturday afternoon meet-up, check out our recommendations for the best pub lunches in Manchester.




A classic pub that serves classic grub, Briton's Protection is an award-winning option, that serves real ale and a matching British menu. On sunny days, nab a spot in their beer garden and get some rays before you head back to the office.

This Victorian pub in Didsbury brings a taste of America to South Manchester with their menu of burgers, sarnies and wings. The large space also screens the sports, great if you're looking for a weekend hangout.

From the massive beer garden through to the book shelves in cosy corners, The Wharf is one of Castlefield's most popular pubs. And it extends this homely feel to its food too, with a long list of classics, as well as a roster of daily specials.