Fun Dinners in Manchester

From plush bowling alleys where hearty American chow reigns supreme, to raucous secret supper clubs where its BYOB and anything goes, our fair city has no shortage when it comes to fun restaurants in Manchester. Check out our recommendations for some of the most fun dinners in Manchester, working your way around some of the best eateries and events in the city. 

You can really spend your whole night at Revolucion de Cuba. Start off at this Latin-themed bar feasting on a selection of Cuban favourites such as enchiladas, burritos and chilli. Then as the night descends, the DJs come out, and you can party all night with some Cuban cocktails in hand.

Cloud 23

6 user reviews 4

Thursday Sunday Club

Does your idea of a grand dinner in Manchester include a sky-high affair? Boasting some of the most dapper views of our fair city thanks to their plot at the top of the Hilton Hotel, Cloud 23 is a fun and friendly dinner for those with more bespoke inclinations. A fun in-the-clouds frolic for a hearty and plush meal in Manchester, you'll be gabbing away over the sweet sights of the city, playing a charming game of 'know what that building is?' and dousing yourself in delectable dishes. 

Lola Lo Manchester

90 user reviews 3

2-4-1 Cocktails (5 - 10pm Friday & Saturday) and 6 other offers

This tiki tavern is the perfect place for a fun Manchester dinner. They have a party attitude running in their veins, they have a delicious tropical grill menu to fill your belly. Couple that with exotic drinks and you've got a great night out.

Dog Bowl

6 user reviews 5

Dog Bowl you delicious dime. One of the most unique eating and drinking destinations in Manchester, Dog Bowl know nothing of bog standard fare, but everything about flavours and hearty fun. You'll be chowing down on cracking American fare such as plush patties and delicious hot dogs, all before you take a stint on the lanes. Strikes or not, you'll be hitting big at Dog Bowl when it comes to a fun dinner in Manchester. 

The Deaf Institute

101 user reviews 4

You want a fun dinner in Manchester, you go to The Deaf Institute. Not only is it one of the friendliest places in the city, they serve up some seriously good comfort food (with a great vegan and vegetarian menu too!). But the main event is the music hall, which plays host to everything from live music to club nights.


5 user reviews 4

2-4-1 Cocktails and 2 other offers

There's nowhere better for it than Manchester235, whose state of the art slot machines, gaming tables and casino games are perfect for gamblers of all abilities. You've also got two striking restaurants to choose from, with James Martin's serving up British treats and Ocean Treasure concentrating on cracking Cantonese cuisine deep into the night.

The Green

5 user reviews 4

If you're looking for a fun place to eat in Manchester, the city's premier lad pad might be the solution. Inside is a wonderland of Xbox Ones, pool, fussball (and even private karaoke), but the main attraction is probably the indoor golf booths! Get stuck into that while eating pizzas, burgers and gourmet sandwiches and you're having a great time.