Romantic Restaurants in Manchester

Whether you forgot to do the washing up, or your beau is such a wonder that they deserve a treat, we've just the destinations for a romantic rendezvous in the city. From sky-high plots with panoramic views to sumptuous British dabbles and classic fare in candle-lit locations, these plush eateries have it all; check out our list of the most romantic restaurants in Manchester.

Gaucho Manchester

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Argentinean steaks and Latin flavours aren't the only things that firmly place Gaucho in running for most romantic restaurant in Manchester. Alongside an unmissable menu, the Deansgate spot is filled with eye-catching decor as well as cocktails, wine and live DJs come the weekend.

This unique little sushi bar near the Manchester Arena is a real hidden gem. With space for just 14 diners, Umezushi has the freshest sashimi and maguro sushi, alongside a carefully curated list of Japanese sake and wine, making for a cosy date night destination.

Inspired by the city's rich history, Mamucium couples classic dishes with Mancunian flavours to bring you a flavoursome menu. Think Lancashire onion soup, lobster macaroni cheese, Cheshire beef and more at this romantic restaurant in the city centre.

A neighbourhood bar and kitchen in Ancoats, Elnecot is ideal if you're after something a little low-key for a romantic dinner in Manchester. Ditching the flair in favour of stripped-back interiors, striking lighting and an open kitchen, this spot will seduce with its enticing small plates.


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While it may be owned by one of Britain's most renowned footballers, talk of sport is left behind at Rosso courtesy of their classy, 116-year-old interiors and sought after plates. An exclusive King Street restaurant, this place will dazzle with classic dishes and contemporary concoctions.

Evuna Deansgate

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Tucked away in Deansgate, Evuna is a hidden gem when it comes to romantic restaurants in the city. From bare brick and wooden furniture to the flickering of candlelight, this small and intimate hideaway is sure to impress with its delicious dishes and Spanish wines.

Hailed as one of the most sophisticated tapas bars in Manchester, this is the place to go if you're looking to spoil your date to something special. From unique dishes that roam the regions of Spain to cocktails and a rooftop bar, this is one romantic dinner destination.