Browse Traditional restaurants in Manchester

  • Alston Bar & Beef - Manchester

    Cathedral Street, M4 3TR

    North, Manchester

    Cuisine: Traditional, Steaks & Grill, Bistros & Brasseries

    About Alston Bar & Beef - Manchester

    Alston Bar & Beef is a stylish steak & gin hangout on Cathedral Street, secluded beneath The Corn Exchange. Boasting ‘the best steak & gin in Manchester’, this is the only restaurant that serves up the top 1% of Scottish beef from the Tweed Valley, plus plenty of the juniper-based tipple. In fact, the bar offers over 60 gins in total, each uniquely garnished and served to perfection. The space is enhanced by tasteful neon lightning, creating a chic atmosphere. Alston Bar & Beef would be ideal for a relaxed dinner date followed by drinks, or for a meal with friends before hitting the town.

  • Banyan

    The Corn Exchange, M4 3TR

    City Centre, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, Modern, Traditional

    About Banyan

    Banyan is a bistro-style restaurant and bar serving all day meals. It prides itself on its range of draft ales and cocktails, which can be enjoyed in a stylish, listed building setting. Original features such as a grand staircase, bricked walls and floor-to-ceiling windows are combined with contemporary additions like a long bar, copper beer pumps and minimalist furnishings. In warmer weather, you can relax in the large al fresco area. Banyan is ideal for casual dining, business lunches or even a place to stop for coffee and cake while shopping.

  • Pieminister

    53 Church St, M4 1PD

    Northern Quarter, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, Vegetarian/Vegan, Modern

    About Pieminister

    The first Manchester branch of the Pieminister family, this pie-oneer opened on Church Street, in the heart of the Northern Quarter, in 2013. Featuring a ground floor and mezzanine level, it is simply decorated with bare brick walls, tongue and groove panelling, white tiles and fashionably retro industrial lighting. It has a friendly, laidback vibe and visitors are as welcome to pop in for a daytime pie and a read of the papers as they are to drop by for a full evening meal, perhaps with a couple of ciders or a craft beer. The staff are happy to recommend pie and pint pairings.

  • The Albert Square Chop House

    The Memorial Hall, Albert Square, M2 5PF

    Spinningfields, Manchester

    Cuisine: Traditional, Steaks & Grill

    About The Albert Square Chop House

    The Albert Square Chop House is classic British restaurant in Manchester’s iconic Memorial Hall refurbished into a post-industrial space.

  • The Bierkeller

    The Printworks, Withy Grove , M4 2BS

    City Centre, Manchester

    Cuisine: International, Vegetarian/Vegan, Traditional

    About The Bierkeller

    The Bierkeller is a Bavarian-themed cellar bar that’s firmly focused on giving customers a good time while they’re dining. A live oompah band, waitresses in traditional Bavarian dress and a hearty German-influenced menu all create a fun eating out experience.

  • The River Restaurant

    The Lowry Hotel , M3 5LH

    Spinningfields, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, Modern, Traditional

    About The River Restaurant

    If you are looking for an AA Rosette dining experience with the added bonus of a waterside setting, The River Restaurant at the five-star Lowry Hotel certainly fits the bill. Perched on the banks of the Irwell, this impressive restaurant boasts Manchester’s longest bar terrace, perfect for dining on sunnier days. Inside, you will find an airy, glass-walled space overlooking Santiago Calatrava’s Trinity Bridge. Purple leather chairs, semi-circular banquettes, a hip range of artworks and even a library corner all create a chic and comfy vibe. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner are all served here, including Sunday lunches. Live piano music and singing on Thursdays and Sundays adds to the buzz.

  • TNQ - The Northern Quarter Restaurant & Bar

    108 High St, M4 1HQ

    Northern Quarter, Manchester

    Cuisine: British, Traditional

    About TNQ - The Northern Quarter Restaurant & Bar

    With stylish, minimalist decor, TNQ provides a relaxed dining experience in the Northern Quarter. The restaurant creates dishes using the best local produce and the menu changes frequently to make the most of seasonal ingredients. TNQ has established a reputation associated with quality and has won several awards for its food. There is an outdoor eating area beside the Smithfield fish market opposite which can be enjoyed during the summer months.

  • Ziya Asian Grill

    65-67 Wilmslow Rd, M14 5TB

    South, Manchester

    Cuisine: Indian, Traditional, Pan-Asian

    About Ziya Asian Grill

    Ziya Asian Grill is an Indian restaurant located in Rusholme in Manchester’s “curry mile.” Ziya offers two menus: a main menu and a street food menu.