Fun Restaurants in Manchester
Whilst Manchester is full of places to get a slap-up sophisticated meal, when you're just in the mood for some good ol' fashioned fun, there are plenty more let your hair down places that are unpretentious and guarantee a laugh. From NYC style diners to smooth Italian bars in Manchester, here's a list of some fun restaurants in Manchester that jazz up the Manchester nightlife scene. You have our word that you'll have a good time.
Last updated on 14th June 2017
Who doesn't dream of an evening with Don Draper? Well now you can imagine at Mad Men inspired restaurant The Pen & Pencil, which has taken an eclectic mix of New York style and British fun to create a week long party atmosphere. Head there on the weekend when DJs spin the decks.
They may dose you up on some of the coolest restaurant interiors in Manchester and they may know their way around a hidden cocktail bar, but did you know that Cane and Grain are also the best in the city for burgers, ribs and all that hearty, American flavour.
For a fun Manchester restaurant, make sure you check out Rosso as this gorgeous and glamorous dining and drinking experience has quickly become a amongst city dwellers looking for a good time with plenty of tasty food and drinks. With a wide selection of classic dishes such as pizza, pasta, steaks and freshly prepared fish – Rosso aims to deliver the entire experience, perfect for a special occasion. To accompany your food are a great selection of specially chosen wines, spirits and cocktails to keep you feeling refreshed all night long. Book your table with DesignMyNight today!
Coming at you with a pure dose of Brasilian flavour, it's not just the cool colours and quirky interiors that make Cubana a fun place to eat in Manchester. Head on down for buzzing cocktails, a lively atmosphere and the perfect evening meal.
A party powerhouse come the evening, Revolution in Deansgate is the perfect blend of American dining and late night partying. Kick off the evening with some cocktails and bites, all before heading to their themed selection of bashes and roaring events.
Sure, burgers make for a fun meal in Manchester, but what about a dose of bowling thrown in for good measure? Join Dog Bowl for a rampant night as you gorge on American style fair before tucking into the ultimate bowling matches among mates.
Already known in Chorlton for being a fun restaurant in Manchester, The Laundrette First Street is bringing all of that and more to its more south facing sister. Their mantra is ‘cocktails and carbs’, so expect wonderfully mixed drinks to wash down pizzas, burgers, and tonnes of delicious comfort food whether its breakfast, lunch or dinner.
With not just one but two brilliant restaurants on site, Manchester235 is a quirky restaurant in Manchester. With modern British cuisine from Linen and Cantonese delights from Ocean Treasure - there's plenty to choose from. With a dedicated poker lounge, gaming rooms – and a fabulous, newly refurbished late night cocktail bar - The Vega Lounge; don't miss out on this fun Manchester restaurant.
If you're wanting to try somewhere a little special with a fun element then head over to Jamie's Italian which is currently housed in an old bank with plenty of features which have been unchanged from its heyday. With a secret downstairs room; 'The Vault' unchanged from its previous bank days, it's a great party idea for private event or celebration. Settle with a delicious from their extensive menu bursting with authentic Italian flavours with classics such as pasta, bruschetta and arancini with a spin from Jamie himself. Add in some delicious cocktails and you've got a quirky restaurant in Manchester you don't wanna miss out on!
A Manhattan bar and eatery taking inspiration from the food, drinks and overall culture of the city's streets; Neighbourhood is a fun restaurant in Manchester throughout the day and the night with plenty to enjoy from brunch all the way through to late night snacks winding the night down with smooth DJs and tasty cocktails. A place for a celebration or just casual fine dining with friends; this quirky restaurant bar has everything you would need (and more!) for a great night out in Manchester.