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The best restaurants and cafés in the city, from casual to smart dining

The best breakfasts and brunches in Manchester
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The best breakfasts and brunches in Manchester

Put a spring in your step by kick-starting your day in style

The best cheap eats in Manchester
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The best cheap eats in Manchester

Please your pocket by bagging a culinary bargain at these great spots

The best restaurants in Manchester
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The best restaurants in Manchester

Whatever tickles your culinary fancy, find it with our ultimate guide to Manchester restaurants

Manchester's best burgers
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Manchester's best burgers

Partial to a patty? Head to these and get your burger fix

Recommended Manchester restaurants

The Rose Garden
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The Rose Garden

If small, offbeat and elegant are on your dining tick list, The Rose Garden will be a love match

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
The French at the Midland
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The French at the Midland

Simon Rogan is at the top of his game at this very impressive dining room at the famous hotel 

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Saigon Lotus
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Saigon Lotus

This relative newcomer to Manchester's pan-Asian scene is wowing Ancoats with its well-priced menu

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Red Chilli
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Red Chilli

Get a taste of the adventurous, hot and fragrant food of Sichuan and Beijing

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Luck, Lust, Liquor & Burn
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Luck, Lust, Liquor & Burn

Manchester’s premier spot for beer, tacos, burgers, burritos, beer, steaks, chilli, cocktails, fries, sides, desserts and even more beer

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 5 out of 5 stars
Umezushi
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Umezushi

Head to this intimate spot for superior sushi 

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars

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63 Degrees
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63 Degrees

A little slice of Parisian culinary charm on the edge of the Northern Quarter. The wine list is especially good

Time Out says
  • 3 out of 5 stars
Users say
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Albert's Shed
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Albert's Shed

A gorgeous marriage of British and Italian cuisine right by the water

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Gaucho
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Gaucho

This unapologetically meaty steakhouse chain really knows how to cook up a bit of cow

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Jamie's Italian
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Jamie's Italian

Its Grade II listed home is worth the visit alone, but there's Mr Oliver's food, too

Rosso Restaurant
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Rosso Restaurant

Rio Ferdinand's swanky Italian on Spring Gardens continues to attract the well-to-do

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