Restaurants For A Special Occasion In Manchester

From birthdays with bottomless bubbles through to an anniversary overlooking the city’s skyline, the city is one hell of a hottie when it comes to celebrating. And no matter what your special occasion in Manchester, these bars and restaurants are pros at making a fuss. Ditch the petrol shop flowers and get ready to go all out at our picks of Manchester’s best fine dining and aesthetically appealing restaurants for a special occasion.

Last updated on 9th September 2019




The Living Room Manchester

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This stunning spot - nestled in the heart of Manchester - features plush mint green and millennial pink furnishings, a beautiful restaurant-length skylight and glamorous twenties style bar. Our pick for a graduation family meal, the venue also hosts weekly Limitless Fridays offering 2 hours of bottomless drinks and 3 small plates.

Located in a Grade II listed former bank in the heart of Manchester, Browns Brasserie & Bar is one of the city's best dining spots. Sit amongst the building's green marble pillars, mosaic flooring and crystal chandeliers whilst feasting on prawn and crab linguine, lobster risotto or ribeye steak.  

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A beautiful, botanical eatery on St Peter's Square, The Anthologist has got you covered for any special occasion in Manchester, with international plates such as tandoori monkfish curry and pulled beef brisket, great for even the fussiest group of friends.

Peter Street Kitchen

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If you're looking for a special occasion dining spot then look no further than Peter Street Kitchen, winner of the 'Best Luxury Restaurant' at the British Restaurant Awards 2019. The central Manchester venue serves an exquisite selection of Japanese and Mexican small plates, all within a contemporary dining space.