What is it? A classy combination of flavours and style from Oslo and Manchester, where the founders come from.
Why go? You’d be hard-pressed to find better food anywhere in the city. The exquisite flavours in OSMA’s menu of seasonal, locally sourced produce are matched by the stunning presentation and a lovely, welcoming team. With its sumptuous small plates, delicious Sunday roasts and a fine daily lunch menu, OSMA is a fantastic addition to the increasingly impressive north Manchester restaurant scene.
Time Out tip: They serve the best roast potatoes in the city.
Manchester’s food scene is flourishing. Following Mana’s 2019 Michelin star – the first in the city for more than 40 years – it has since also become home to two Michelin Bib Gourmand restaurants, recognised for their excellent value, and one recipient of the Michelin Green Star for sustainability.
Of course, these awards aren’t the only measures of greatness, and Manchester has plenty of other fantastic restaurants to prove it. Among them are trailblazing indie restaurants, under-the-radar gems celebrated by national restaurant critics and affordable no-fuss local favourites.
This city’s restaurants are not to be scoffed at and its place on the world food stage is only set to become bigger and better. From late-night kebabs to vegan delights, hidden curry cafés to mind-blowing tasting menus, here’s our round-up of the best restaurants in Manchester right now.
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