Now it’s January, we’re all feeling the pinch but thanks to our pick of top Manchester restaurant deals, you can still enjoy your favourite dining hotspots without breaking the bank.
The Vietnamese street food specialists are stepping up their lunch game. Visit Pho between 11.30 and 5pm any weekday in January for two lunch courses for £10.95. If you’re on a health kick, try their new carb-free options like veg-packed summer rolls and cauliflower rice bowls.
Find out more at phocafe.co.uk.
Chorlton favourite The Laundrette is offering us 50% off food Monday-Thursday in January. From cauliflower wings to a triple truffle shuffle burger, there’s a lot of carb-filled goodness on offer for us. Don’t forget to pre-book online. Find out more at thelaundrette.uk.com.
Banyan Bar & Kitchen
During January, Banyan are bringing us 50% off food Monday-Thursday. From power bowls and burgers to curries and crispy calamari, there’s something scrumptious for even the pickiest of eaters here. Make sure to pre-book for this one. Find out more at arcinspirations.com/banyan-manchester.
If you’re looking for dinner in Manchester with an added touch of glam, you’ve found it at Grand Pacific. It’s 50% off food here throughout January but remember to pre-book online. (This doesn’t include Sundays or Fridays and isn’t applicable for Sunday Lunch or High Tea.)
Find out more at grandpacific.uk.com.
We don’t need much of an excuse to tuck into great pizza and pasta, but Salvi’s have given us one anyway. From Sunday-Thursday in January Salvi’s at the Corn Exchange are offering us 40% off food.
Find out more at salvismanchester.co.uk.
The Albert Square Chop House
Get stuck into some hearty British grub at Albert’s Square Chophouse. Fancy steamed steak & ale pudding or Albert’s famous Corned Beef Hash? Enjoy 50% off these British favourites until the end of January.
Find out more at albertsquarechophouse.com.
Get 30% off main dishes at Tampopo this January. All about pan-asian street food, Tampopo are here to tempt us with the likes of hot & sour stir fry or tamarind duck.
Find out more at tampopo.co.uk.
This January, Elnecot are treating us to 40% off food and 20% off drink. Make sure you book a table on Elnecot’s website ahead of time. Double check before you head to the Cutting Room Square favourite as they open on 4th January, then are closed from 7th-10th, but it’s full steam ahead with normal opening hours back on 11th January.
Find out more at elnecot.com/eat.
Adam Reid at The French
Set at the iconic Midland Hotel, dining at The French is one epic way to kick off the new year. Tuck into their three-course menu for £35 at dinner time Tuesday-Thursday and lunch Thursday-Saturday. Pre-booking is a must!
Find out more at the-french.co.uk.
The Grade-II listed Manchester Hall restaurant has drawn us in with its sleek interiors and now a huge 50% of its dishes. Make the most of this Masons offer from 12pm onwards on the a la carte menu. Remember, the offer can’t be used with lunch and Sunday lunch menus.
Find out more at masonsrestaurantbar.co.uk.
Eat New York – The Bagel Shop
These guys do bagels like nobody else. Tuck into one of their classic salt beef bagels with 50% off food between Tuesday and Thursday. It’s BOGOF cocktails all month too so be sure to wash down your bagel with a Bloody Mary. If you want to go big, they’re offering 50% off bookings of their food truck and office deliveries so why not share the Bagel Shop love this January?
Find out more at eatnewyork.co.uk.
We’ve struck gold with this one! Volta’s ‘The Golden Ticket’ offer sees you grab a friend to share three dishes from their menu, one from dips; vegetable dishes or salads; and meat or fish for £10 per person. Available Monday-Friday between 12-7pm, book in advance, then get down to West Didsbury ASAP!
Find out more at voltafoodanddrink.co.uk.
Enjoy 50% off some of Manchester’s best Italian food at Fumo. You can’t go wrong with a classic carbonara or a good lobster ravioli. Just book online, or call in advance if your group is 6 or more.
Find out more at sancarlofumo.co.uk/fumo-manchester.
Harvey Nichols Brasserie
Step into 2019 in style with winter dining at Manchester’s Harvey Nichols. On Monday-Friday from 12pm and Saturdays from 5pm, get stuck into two courses and a cocktail for £18 or go all out with three courses for £22. The likes of Salmon Rockefeller, and butternut squash and feta gnocchi are here to tempt us this January.
Find out more at harveynichols.com/restaurant/manchester-dining.
Enjoy Tattu’s modern twist on Chinese cooking, made all the tastier with 30% off food. Just make sure to quote TATTU30 when booking.
Find out more at tattu.co.uk.
This Curry Mile favourite has been fuelling Manchester’s passion for great Indian curry and street food for decades. Mughli are offering us a mouth-watering 30% off food throughout January.
Find out more at mughli.com.
The Bay Horse Tavern
It’s pub grub done right here. Eat like a horse at NQ hotspot The Bay Horse Tavern with 50% off food. There’s nothing like a hearty pie and triple cooked chips to soothe those January blues. This offer is only available Monday-Friday. Remember to book ahead to be sure you don’t miss out.
Find out more at thebayhorsetavern.co.uk.
Set in The Principal Hotel, The Refuge offers us a dose of laidback luxury and delicious dining. Grab a friend and enjoy The Refuge’s menu for 2 for £15 each. If you’re not feeling the January cutdown, then tuck into 6 Voltini plates for £15 per person and throw in wine or cocktails for only £5 extra.
Find out more at refugemcr.co.uk.
This much-loved brunch spot is encouraging us to come back as darkness falls with 50% off food Monday-Friday from 5pm. Try satay chicken with peanuts, rice noodles, bean sprouts, and spinach; or crispy tofu with pepper dahl, greens and seeds. Pre-book online quoting ‘EAT CLEAN’.
Find out more at evelynscafebar.com.
Ex-Master Chef winner Simon Wood is bringing us his blind tasting menu which you can bag on 2-for-1 this January. You’ll have to plan strategically to make the most of this offer though, but it’s worth it for a taste of Simon’s grub. Enjoy two sets of 5 courses for £49, or seven courses for £69 on lunchtime Tuesday to Friday (12-2.30pm) and evening Tuesday to Thursday (5-10pm). This is valid for 5 and 7-course menus and only covers food. Remember to book in advance.
Find out more at woodmanchester.com.
Keep the festive joy going well into January with Fress’ happy hour that’s on all the time this month. Order three tasty small plates and Fress will throw in a bottle of wine for £10 – we’re talking all the good stuff like Truffled Parmesan Fries and King Prawns with Chorizo.
Find out more at fressrestaurant.com.
Named after Manchester’s industrial past, Cottonopolis are treating us to a special menu for £18 per person this January. Expect Japanese delights such as crab tempura and beef and mushroom donburi. Choose one snack, sushi, soup, tempura and donburi to share. For two people or more, this offer runs Monday-Thursday but you have to book in advance.
Find out more at cottonopolis-nq.com.
Get stuck into coconutty goodness with 40% off food at Thaikun. Warm up with a Thai green curry or a classic pad Thai. Make sure you pre-book and visit Sunday-Thursday to enjoy this offer.
Find out more at thaikhun.co.uk.
Mowgli are masters of Indian street food. Their famous Tiffin Lunch is available every day 12pm-5pm for £9.95 this January. Tuck into two warming curries complete with rice.
Find out more at mowglistreetfood.com.
BAB are taking the humble kebab to new heights. Their kebabs are half price Monday-Thursday and it doesn’t stop there as there’s 2 for £6 on homemade ice teas and a non-stop happy hour throughout January!
Find out more at babnq.co.uk.
From the brains behind Shudehill’s Pasta Factory, Noi Quattro are bringing their magic touch to pizza too. It’s the full package here; this January, £10 will get you a pizza, salad and drink at Noi Quattro. Grazzie!
Find out more at noiquattro.co.uk.