Manchester United Kingdom Restaurants
Manchester experienced the predominance of the traditional English pubs with their hearty local specialties, but in recent years it developed a taste for world and fusion cuisine. Now it is characterized by a cosmopolitan array of restaurants, among which Indian, Asian, Italian and other popular ethnic cuisines.
Olive Press, located in the centre of the city, serves fine international cuisine with Mediterranean flavour. It is a perfect place for business lunch or pre-theatre meal. Another superb dining location is San Carlo, where traditional Italian menu is rated among the best in the country outside London.
Simply Heathcotes is a modern British brasserie, serving traditional cuisine with distinctive local elements and specific Northern English traits. Finest and freshest local ingredients are skillfully combined to create interesting dishes.
Brasserie and Bar at Malmaison belongs to established British chain of luxury dining location. Their classic English, grill or brasserie cuisine are rated among the standards par excellence. Brasserie on Portland highlights not only the delicacies of their rich international and fusion cuisine, but soothing candlelit atmosphere with jazz or soul music. This is a perfect place to spend a relaxing time with friends.
Choice Bar and Restaurant, serving international and modern British cuisine, has already many awards: with Manchester Restaurant of the Year 2003-2004, winner of the best wine list in 2003. Its head chef competed for the British Chef of the Year. Dimitris is a long-established Greek restaurant with distinctive Mediterranean elements. It became pretty influential on the whole café society of the city centre in terms of design and quality standards.
River Restaurant at the Lowry Hotel is located in the city's first five-star hotel. Its fashionably decorated hall, the River Room, can cater for up to 126 guests. Spectacular river overview, atmospheric setting and savoury brasserie-style cuisine make it a perfect choice for corporate events.