Banyan Corn Exchange


Taking residency in the Corn Exchange is Banyan Bar & Kitchen.

Superbly stylish and exuding a relaxed atmosphere, Banyan caters to all, from tasty family lunches to late night cocktail parties. Fronting signature mixology behind a beautiful and open bar area framed by floor to ceiling windows, Banyan is a beacon for ambient drinking and dining. The Corn Exchange restaurant features a large open-plan kitchen as well as a South facing terrace for some alfresco ventures. Globally inspired but locally crafted, Banyan food boasts various vibrant and delicious dishes perfect for any occasion. 

Banyan Corn Exchange also offers two private dining rooms - The Well and The Root. Perfect for large groups to dine together, special occasions and corporate events! Or are you wanting to host an event? You can enquire to hire the full venue.


2-4-1 cocktails available Sunday to Friday.

Bottomless Brunch & Bottomless Supper Club available every day.


  • Taking Bookings
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • None
  • No sportswear
  • Must be 18 Years Old to drink alcohol
  • Background Music
  • Terrace, Street Side Tables
  • No queues normally


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 10:00 23:30
Tuesday 10:00 23:00
Wednesday 10:00 23:00
Thursday 10:00 23:00
Friday 10:00 0:00
Saturday 10:00 0:00
Sunday 10:00 23:00



Banyan Corn Exchange, The Corn Exchange, M4 3TR


Central Manchester


  • Cuisines

    This venue serves International, Gastro, Brunch, Christmas Lunch/Dinner, Breakfast, Burgers and Roast Dinner food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
The Well Private Room 22 30 - - -

The Well is one of two private rooms in the venue.

Located downstairs with a large oval table, it is the perfect space for a working lunch/conference or an intimate dinner.

The room has access to a TV and speaker system, and has ice wells built into the décor. The room seats 22 guests with a standing capacity of 30 guests.

The Root Private Room 30 60 - - -

The Root is the larger room of the two.

Spilt over 3 tables the Root has a lot of versatility in the way it can be arranged. It can seat a maximum of 30 guests for a formal dining experience, or 60 guests standing.

The room comes with back bench seating and floating nests which make it the perfect space for a buffet. The room also has a TV and speaker system that can be connected to along with ice wells and a coat rack. 

Main Restaurant 52 80 - - -

The Main Restaurant is our largest area, albeit a semi-private space.

Located up a few steps from our Bar Area, the restaurant is the function space for mingling.

Mixers/Networking events, product launches and special occasion the Restaurant can host them all. With an open plan kitchen, you feel immersed in the venue.

The Restaurant can seat 52 guests with a standing capacity of 80. It also leads out to our Atrium, in the heart of the Corn Exchange building for more space. 

Windows 25 30 - - -

The Windows Left/Right are airy semi-private spaces lit up by the natural light at the entrance of the venue.

The perfect space for a works social, or catching up with friends/family. ,

Both windows can seat up to 25-30 guests and stands up to 40. 

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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