If you're after a decent Mexican restaurant in Manchester, look no further than Las Iguanas. Fusing a lively atmosphere with eye-catching colours, Latin American staples and a drinks list that includes cocktails, beer and wine, this Deansgate gem has it all.
Restaurants In Deansgate
The longest road in Manchester's city centre, Deansgate is filled with places to eat. From swish steak joints to rooftop tapas spots and Michelin-quality vegan haunts, there really is something for every mood and palate. Explore our recommendations of Deansgate restaurants and get your next date night, group hangout or special occasion sorted.
If you're looking for a Deansgate restaurant for a special occasion, check out what James Martin Restaurant has to offer. Putting modern British cuisine at the forefront, the seasonal menu features an affordable tasting option, with a dedicated Chef's Table for that exclusive feel.
Top of the list when it comes to Argentinean food and drink, Gaucho is the go-to for premium meat in stylish settings. From the cow-print interiors to delectable black Angus cuts and thirst-quenching selection of drinks, this is the perfect date night restauarant in Deansgate.
Housed within the Grand Elliot House, Gusto is an Italian restaurant in Deansgate serving up authentic fare in slinky surroundings. Pair signature cocktails with the likes of porcini mushroom arancini and sharing boards before diving into pizza, seafood and veggie-friendly dishes.
This restaurant with a view is one of the best in Deansgate, offering a panoramic look at the city. That's not all though as their menu is widely acclaimed along with their handcrafted cocktails, making it a must for date nights, special occasions and fine dining treats.
Smashing it out of the park once again, Drake and Morgan have hit a home run with The Anthologist. Overlooking St Peter's Square, the cool Deansgate restaurant and bar bring you musical-led brunching, sports screenings and after-work drinks.
One of the best Thai restaurants in Deansgate, Rosa's Thai Café is home to dishes like red butternut curry, drunken noodles and the classic pad Thai. Wash that all down with drinks wine, cocktails and beers like the lemongrass-tipped signature PA.
In the mood for an indulgent cheat day feast? Get your fix with some of Manchester's best burgers at Almost Famous. Here you'll find everything from loaded buns to chilli dogs and jam jar cocktails. If that's not enough, there's live sports screenings in the bar upstairs.
Inspired by authentic Italian food, San Carlo is bringing a taste of the Mediterranean to King Street West. With passionate chefs whipping up an award-winning menu of fine dining favourites, this is the perfect place for a romantic date in Deansgate.
Dishoom is serving up award-winning Indian food in Deansgate. Think house black lentil daal, freshly-grilled tandoori dishes and iconic breakfast naans paired spiced takes on classic cocktails, all against a backdrop of signature mahogany hues and bright yellow touches.
Taking inspiration from the hit TV show, this Deansgate restaurant oozes old school pub vibes with a playful themed twist. Embody your favourite Shelby and head over for bespoke cocktails and gastro grub, with live music and entertainment four nights a week.
When it comes to Instagram-worthy destinations, flower-filled spaces are the way forward. Kai is ticking all the right boxes as a pretty Deansgate restaurant, adorning the ceiling with hanging blooms and pairing it with stunning Turkish dishes that add to its elegant feel.
Serving up Antipodean fare from day to night, Federal's Deansgate spot is the second site of the popular brunch restaurant in Manchester. Expect all sorts of eggs all through the day, with banana bread, French toast and pineapple porridge to satisfy your breakfast cravings.
Looking for decent vegan food in Manchester? Ditch the meat and get on over to The Allotment where they're swapping animals for veg; from Southern fried tofu to confit aubergine and cauliflower hot wings. Still hungry? Dig into the 5-course taster spread.
With chef Simon Shaw at the helm of their menu, it's no wonder that El Gato Negro has been recognised in the Michelin Guide. Located on King Street, the Spanish restaurant brings you tapas, wines and sherries with a vibrant restaurant and relaxing outdoor terrace.
One of the most popular places for Polish food in Manchester, Platzki is chilled out space dedicated to the humble potato pancake. You won't be able to plan ahead with a menu as dishes change twice a week, focusing on a fine dining experience come the weekend. Twoje zdrowie.
Calling all meat lovers: we've got something for you. Quality British beef sourced and sustainable seafood are at the centre Hawksmoor, and you're going to want a taste. That's not all though, as this swish Deansgate spot has a chilled vibe that has date night written all over it.
Spread across three bustling floors, this swanky spot offers you alfresco drinking and wood-fired cooking in the heart of Manchester. Nestled in Ridgefield House, you'll find a multifaceted restaurant that's home to a suspended staircase, hand-cut steaks and refreshing concoctions.