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Adam Reid at The French marries perfectly the old and new and is a dining experience to be remembered. While the restaurant is steeped in history, the current menu offers modern British food that delivers consistently excellent flavours.

Offers: 
Lunch menu - new small plates from £7, 6-course lunch tasting menu £60, available Wednesday to Friday 12:00 to 13:30 Six – Available Tuesday to Thursday’s 18:30 to 21:00, £65pp, Nine – Complete tasting experience, Tuesday to Saturday 18:30 to 21:00, £85pp
Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
British, Restaurant
Quality: 
5 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
3 out of 3
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As Manchester's first Bohemian Pleasure Palace, we have an army of Pilsner professors, magical musicians,  bakery boffins, coffee snobs, top chefs, sensational singers and theatrical darlings.

Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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This modern café is located in the beautifully refurbished Central Library on St Peter’s Square. Serving a wide variety of local specialities from Lancashire Bacon Barms, to traditional hot pots and a selection of sweet treats.

Offers: 
Delegates can take advantage of 10% off all food and drink on presentation of a valid delegate pass or event ticket.
Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
Café
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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Perfectly situated close to Manchester Central, Gio’s vast menu with its wide and varied choice of classic Italian dishes, along with a variety of pizzas made and baked in the traditional Neapolitan way, offers something irresistible for everyone.  

Offers: 
2 courses for £10.95 / 3 courses for £20.95 or a free glass of wine when ordering from A la Carte on presentation of valid delegate pass or event ticket.
Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Italian, Wine Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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2 AA Rosette restaurant, Mr Cooper’s House & Garden, serves modern British food inspired by the history and heritage of Mr Thomas Cooper, whose house and famous gardens sat on the site in 1819.

Offers: 
Lunch Menu- 2 courses £16.00; 3 courses £20.00. Available Monday - Thursday from 12:00 - 14:00 & Friday 12:00 - 14:30. Pre-theatre Menu- 2 courses £20.00; 3 courses £24.00. Available Monday - Saturday from 17:00 - 18:30.
Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, British, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Situated close to Manchester Central this bright and airy, Grade II listed building, has high ceilings and a mezzanine area, for up to 25, available at no charge on request. The restaurant is split into small areas for private dining.

Offers: 
1/3 off food on presentation of a valid event ticket or pass (not valid with any other offer)
Walking distance from venue: 
2 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Italian
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Situated just a few minutes’ walk from Manchester Central, multi-award winning restaurant Don Giovanni is the oldest independently-owned Italian in Manchester.

Now working in partnership with Michelin star chef Jean-Christophe Novelli, the restaurant has a selection of bespoke dishes from the chef available on their a la carte menu. They are also running a series of private dining events with Jean-Christophe throughout the year.

Offers: 
20% off the à la carte menu. Lunch Club – enjoy 1 course for £7 or two courses for £12
Walking distance from venue: 
3 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Italian, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Only a short stroll away, Rump N Ribs is Manchester’s premier steakhouse serving Halal Aberdeen Angus Beef. Whether you’re a fillet, T-bone, rib eye, sirloin or rump lover - Rump N Ribs has it all. We also offer vegetarian, chicken and fish options. 

 

Offers: 
'Mega Lunch from 12-2pm, Monday to Saturday - £5.95'. Delegates can also take advantage of 15% off the evening menu on presentation of a valid delegate pass or event ticket. Please notify staff upon arrival that you wish to take advantage of the offer, valid only Monday - Thursday.
Walking distance from venue: 
3 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Steakhouse
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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The Albert Square Chop House on Albert Square is situated in Thomas Worthington’s iconic Memorial Hall, bang in the heart of the City.

The bar is the first space you enter. It features great British ales, a range of good beers, some of the best wines in the North West available by the glass, as well as beautifully prepared and satisfying food.

Offers: 
Take advantage of classic British dishes for £10 or two courses for £14.00 or three courses for £17.00. Includes a glass of Albert’s beer or house wine. Available Monday to Saturday 12-3pm & Monday to Friday 5-6.30pm. Or delegates can enjoy one of our Classic British Dishes for £10.
Walking distance from venue: 
3 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, British
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Located on the ground floor of the Town Hall, the Sculpture Hall Café is set amongst statues of the great and the good including conductor Charles Hallé; anti-corn law league campaigners Richard Cobden and John Bright; and the remarkable Hallé orchestra conductor, Sir John Barbirolli.
Feel free to pop by for a while before continuing to enjoy the sights of the City and the vast range of entertainment Manchester offers.
Opening times: 8am to 4pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 4pm every Saturday and Sunday. For bookings, please call 0161 827 8767.

Offers: 
Delegates can take advantage of 10% off all food and drink on presentation of a valid delegate pass or event ticket.
Walking distance from venue: 
3 minutes
Category: 
Café
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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Revolución de Cuba Manchester is a stunning two floor cocktail bar just a walk away from Manchester Central. An exciting cocktail/cantina menu and Live music every night. Enjoy 2-4-1 Cocktails* and experience a true taste of Cuba.

Offers: 
MC delegates will receive 25% off food & drinks (excluding Saturdays and must provide proof)
Walking distance from venue: 
4 minutes
Category: 
Bar, Mediterranean, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Tapeo & Wine - A welcoming space to dine or just to sample some tapas with friends and family, where the ingredients and preparation take central stage accompanied by a unique selection of wines and beers. All of Spanish origin.

Walking distance from venue: 
4 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Situated just off Deansgate, full of glamour and elegance. Hints towards the 20's and local heritage combine with tall ceilings, a grand island bar, private dining room and a collection of seating areas; a place for every occasion.

Offers: 
We offer 10% off the food bill to all Manchester Central delegates on presentation of map/ticket or delegate pass. For any enquiries please contact: T: 0161 832 2866 E: ManchesterBDM@gustorestaurants.uk.com
Walking distance from venue: 
5 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Italian, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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A Manchester institution, Dimitris is a much beloved Greek and Mediterranean Restaurant & Tapas Bar at the Castlefield end of Deansgate.

Whether your party is small or large, we welcome you to come and join us for great food & drink, regular live music, all enjoyed in a vibrant atmosphere.

Offers: 
Take advantage of a 20% discount off the final bill on presentation of a valid event ticket or pass. Additionally our 'Happy Food Hour' is available from 5pm – 6pm (Sunday to Friday). Visit our website for lunchtime specials, additional offers and further details.
Walking distance from venue: 
6 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Mediterranean, Greek
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Fazenda brings the finest grilled meats served at your table, alongside a bountiful salad bar and excellent wine list.

Walking distance from venue: 
6 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Brazilian, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
3 out of 3
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Lock 91 is just off Deansgate Locks, a stone’s throw away from Manchester Central. Friendly bar staff who will greet you with a warm smile and two rooms that you can use for private hire or you can simply call in and enjoy their range of cocktails and Ales.

Offers: 
Lock 91 runs a daily special from 5pm til 9pm Tuesday to Saturday. If you are a Manchester Central delegate then you will receive these offers all night long, all you need to do is show us your pass. Becks £3, Guest Ale £3, Bottles of House wine £10.95, All cocktails £5
Walking distance from venue: 
6 minutes
Category: 
Bar, British, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
5 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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New York style bowling alley, bar and restaurant. Take advantage of discounted food and bowling with presentation of valid event ticket or pass. Call ahead on 0161 233 4033 to book a booth or a lane.

Offers: 
25% discount food (Mon-Fri) £4 bowling (Mon-Fri)
Walking distance from venue: 
7 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, American, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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Ibérica Spinningfields is located in Spinningfields. Our Executive Chef Nacho Manzano, 3 Michelin stars on his name in Northern Spain, has created a unique à la carte menu, including a selection of main dishes alongside his signature tapas.

Walking distance from venue: 
7 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Spanish, Wine Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Mr Thomas’s Chop House is set within a grade II listed building which first opened as a public house in 1870. Its cast iron frame building and terracotta block displaying Art Nouveau motifs is a local institution in Manchester and one of the jewels in Manchester’s crown.

Proudly traditional British fare is given a modern twist, with starters such as brown onion soup (36 hours in the making) and Tom’s famous corned beef hash cakes.

Walking distance from venue: 
7 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, British
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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The newly refurbished Revolution on Deansgate Locks is a gorgeous

1100 capacity Cocktail Bar & Restaurant set back in Manchester's distinctive converted railway arches just a stones throw away from Manchester Central.

Offers: 
Happy Hour: Sunday to Friday from 5pm - 9pm. 25% off Food to all Manchester Central delegates. To redeem this offer please show your pass to your server upon payment.
Walking distance from venue: 
7 minutes
Category: 
Bar, British
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Crazy Pedro's part time pizza parlour, full time party bar. Serving frozen cocktails, ice cold beers and delicious pizza until 4am every night of the week.

Offers: 
Happy Hour, 5-9pm Sunday to Friday >Pizza by the slice - £2.00 >16" Pizza - £10.00 >2-4-1 cocktails
Walking distance from venue: 
8 minutes
Category: 
Bar, Italian
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Established in 1872 by local businessman Samuel Studd, Sam’s Chop House stands proud as one of Manchester’s most celebrated bars and restaurants, serving the best of British cuisine and a fine selection of ales, wines and spirits.

Anyone looking up Sam’s Chop House will find a long and impressive list of praise, and it’s not hard to see why. Heartily British and independently run, Sam’s has been churning out happy customers for years, providing delicious food and a welcoming environment that shouts ‘quality’ as soon as you enter.

Offers: 
two courses for £14.00 or three courses for £17.00. Includes a glass of Sam’s beer or house wine. Available Monday to Saturday 12-3pm and Monday to Friday 5-6.30pm.
Walking distance from venue: 
8 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, British
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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Open 7 days a week, The Refinery offers everything from business breakfasts and lunches through to late-night dinners and cocktail masterclasses. The zonal space is complemented by an alfresco terrace decked with blankets and hot water bottles.

Walking distance from venue: 
8 minutes
Category: 
British, Bar, Cocktail Bar
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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The Bierkeller Entertainment complex in the heart of the Printworks has four bars under one roof - our main Bierkeller, ATW80 Bar, Shooters Sports Bar and Ski Lodge. In our main 'Bierkeller' you can sample the finest German draught beers served in steins by themed Bavarian waitresses while sampling authentic food.

£7.95 for burger, pizza or salad plus a soft or house drink.

Offers: 
Friday Nights at The Bierkeller just got a revamp!! For just £5 you get: Admission to the show, A reserved seat, A Stein, Waitress Service. This offer is only available through pre booking via charlottefelton@burningnightgroup.com
Walking distance from venue: 
13 minutes
Category: 
Bar, German, Real Ale
Quality: 
3 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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New York style speakeasy bar with pool hall, dining area and private area available to hire. Located underneath Afflecks palace in Manchester's northern quarter. Open from midday until 4am every night.

Offers: 
25% discount food (Mon-Fri) subject to availability
Walking distance from venue: 
13 minutes
Category: 
Bar, American, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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Delicious Indian food served up in stylish surroundings. Winner of Best Restaurant at the 2012 Manchester Tourism Awards. Featuring a theatre style kitchen, buzzing bar & an outside terrace offering sheesha. Open 12-12 daily (Early bird 5–7pm).

Offers: 
2 courses for £15.95 or 3 courses for £19.95.
Walking distance from venue: 
13 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, Indian, Cocktail Bar
Quality: 
3 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
1 out of 3
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Cane & Grain, the home of Rum, Ribs, Bourbon & Beer, smack bang in the middle of Manchester’s Northern Quarter.
Set over three floors we’re part skate bar, part speakeasy, part tiki heaven. See you at the bar.

Offers: 
25% discount off food Sunday-Thurs. Call ahead to book on 0161 839 7033 and produce valid event pass to qualify.
Walking distance from venue: 
15 minutes
Category: 
Restaurant, American, Real Ale
Quality: 
4 out of 5
Cost Bracket: 
2 out of 3
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