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Cookery Classes in Manchester Restaurants

Whether you are a complete novice in the kitchen or are simply wanting to enhance your cooking skills and produce new dishes, there is a variety of cookery schools in Manchester to choose from. Perfect for gift ideas or for corporate team building events, you can learn how to make Thai, Chinese and Indian dishes at the following cookery classes in Manchester...

 
 
 
 
CHOCOLATE MAKING WORKSHOP

Learn about the chocolate making process from one of Green & Black’s master chocolatiers. Step into the kitchens and find out the important steps in turning the cocoa bean into their distinctive organic chocolate bars, then make your own limited edition chocolate bar or giant buttons to take home

~ one Saturday a month ~
Price: £49 per person 
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Green & Blacks Chocolate Making Workshop Manchester
 
 
 
THAI COOKING SCHOOL

Looking to learn a new skill? Wanting to have fun and enjoy stunning Thai food at the same time? Beginners or advanced cooks will enjoy Chaophraya's Thai cooking school. Spend an afternoon with the multi-award winning restaurant's masterchefs and come away with skills and ideas to impress any dinner party

~ Every Saturday ~
Price: £60 per person 
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Chaophraya Cooking Classes Manchester
 
 
 
VERMILION THAI COOKING SCHOOL

Learn from the highly experienced chefs the art of creating your favourite Thai dish at the most luxurious and stylish restaurant in the UK. The cookery course includes a DVD with tuition notes to take home, produced inconjunction with the Thai Government and teaches you the healthy benefits of the fresh herbs and Thai ingredients of each dish

~ First Saturday of every month ~
Price: £60 per person including DVD
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Vermilion Thai Cooking Classes in Manchester
 
 
 
INDIAN/PAKISTANI COOKING CLASS

These half day Indian cooking courses will spice up your home kitchen and add a little energy and zest to your recipe book. No matter what level of cooking ability, curry enthusiasts learn how to recreate some of Zouk’s favourite dishes, with hands on practical tuition and a step by step guide to follow at home

~ Every Saturday ~
Price: £80 per person
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Zouk Indian Cookery Classes Manchester
 
 
 
WSET WINE TASTING COURSES

The WSET Intermediate Certificate is an introductory course suitable for anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge of wines, whilst The WSET Advanced Certificate is a Level 3 Award and gives comprehensive coverage of wines and spirits. Once the course is completed, each student will sit an exam in order to gain the Certificates.

~ Dates on request ~
Price: £TBC
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Second Floor Brasserie at Harvey Nichols
 
 
 
WINE SCHOOL

The Northern Quarter's brilliant bread and wine restaurant and bar, are now offering wine tasting classes for groups of 12 to 24 people at their Tasting Store. Lasting for an hour and half, more fun and less pretentious than your average wine class, Bakerie's Wine School is perfect for those simply wanting to learn about new wines.

~ Every day ~
Price: £20 per person
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Bakerie
 
 
   
 

Upcoming Special Events in Manchester Restaurants

Whether it be wine tasting or Champagne evenings, gourmet menus or taster nights, charity fund raisers or product launches, celebrity chef evenings or celebration parties, there's nearly always something going on in Manchester to keep foodies happy.

 
 
 
 
FESTIVE FOODMARKETS

You know that the Christmas countdown has certainly commenced when the pop-up festive Foodmarkets are open! The pop-up shops are stocked full to the brim with all your favourite tipples and trimmings as well as a selection of luxury holiday hampers and gourmet gift sets filling the seasonal shelves.

~ Ongoing ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Second Floor
 
 
 
FRIDAY EVENING NOTES

Toast the end of the working week with live entertainment in Podium Bar and Lounge. Enjoy 20% off all Prosecco and Champagne, too!

~ Every Friday ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Podium
 
 
 
VINTAGE EMPORIUM

Local & independent traders join Whim Wham to sell their splendid vintage wares including: Men's & Women's Clothing / Accessories / Homewares. Plenty of refreshments on offer, including Gin and Cake of course!

~ Saturday 25th October 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Whim Wham
 
 
 
JAZZ SUPPER CLUB

Steak & Lobster Manchester are proud to honour the hey days of jazz in Manchester, by recreating one of the most popular clubs in town - Club 43. The monthly jazz supper club features a specially prepared Cajun themed buffet and a performance from The Suzanne Mott Quintet

~ Sunday 26th October 2014 ~
Price: £24.95 per person
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Steak & Lobster Manchester - Jazz night
 
 
 
SPOOKTACULAR TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL

Track down eight secret locations around the centre using a Halloween map from the information desk, collect a stamp from each, and then return your completed form to the Information Desk to claim your FREE Halloween treat. Gooooooood luck!

~ Monday 27th - Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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The Lowry Outlet Mall
 
 
 
LET IT GO WITH DISNEY'S FROZEN

As part of the kids film club series, LET IT GO WITH DISNEY'S "FROZEN" This half term holiday bringing the coolest comedy to the Second Floor with a screening of Disney’s “Frozen”.

~ Monday 27th October 2014 ~
Price: Children£10.95 | Adults 17.95
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Second Floor
 
 
 
ADELE TRIBUTE NIGHT

Bringing the best of show business to Manchester. The Don Giovanni  tribute nights promise a spectacular music affair by top contemporary performers. Enjoy a fantastic 3 course meal with a strawberry Bellini aperitif on arrival.

~ Wednesday 29th October 2014 ~
Price: £30
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Don Giovannis
 
 
 
SWING NIGHT AT CAFE ROUGE

Alan Burton will be performing at Cafe Rouge from 6pm on the last Thursday of every month. Enjoy some of your favourite Frank Sinatra songs and sophisticated swing throughout the evening. Booking is advisable.

~ Thursday 30th October 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Lowry Outlet
 
 
 
VINA FALERNIA WINE DINNER

For those who are interested in   fine   Chilean wine Michael Caines at Abode are hosting a dinner with one of the country’s most notable properties, Viña Falernia. This event will be hosted by Giorgio Flessati accompanied by Patrick Pigny from Enotria Wines, their UK agents. The evening will start at 7.00pm taking seats at 7.30pm in the restaurant for a superbly matched menu prepared by Executive Chef – Robert Cox.

~ Thursday 30th October 2014 ~
Price: £65 per person
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Michael Caines
 
 
 
HALLOWEEN

Get down to All Star Manchester on Friday 31st for their Halloween Monster Mash! They'll be some tasty treats and maybe a couple of tricks up their sleeves too ;-) il' Monsters Ball! So come along in fancy dress and enjoy breakfast, face painting and lots of ghoulish games!

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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All Star Lanes
 
 
 
BLACKOUT NIGHT

This Halloween join Avalanche to experience food, drinks and conversation as you may never have before-without your primary sense of sight. Enjoy a 6 course taster menu with a mystery cocktail and lot of other surprises.

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: £39.95 per person
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Avalanche
 
 
 
HALLOWEEN RAPTURE

Rapture Club Night usually runs on the first Saturday of the month, “creating a space that centres itself on women and the queer scene; comedy, live musical talent, DJ’s, art.” This month Bangkok are having a Rapture Halloween Special and holding the club night. A local community club night and has been very successful and always rammed, Rapture does not exclude anyone.

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: FROM £4
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Bangkok
 
 
 
HALLOWEEN MURDER MYSTERY DINNER

Here comes the bride looking for something old, something new, something borrowed and some helpful clues! A killer seems to out to ruin the impending nuptials and it’s up to you to solve this crime so that the day is all about his and hers rather than his and hearse? Presented over a three course meal, the Criminal Cabaret shows are an evening of song, dance, music, comedy and murder as the mystery comes to life around you.

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: £45 per person
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James Martin Manchester
 
 
 
THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW

Based on the Rocky Horror Show Musical, the movie is a send-up of old science fiction and horror films and hailed as the first (and only true) audience participation movie. Harvey Nichols serve up a delicious three course menu before settling in to enjoy an evening of classic entertainment.

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: £25 per person
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Second Floor
 
 
 
HALLOWEEN

It all kicks off on Friday 31st October at 9pm in Vega Lounge and entry is FREE so join us if you dare... with Spooky cocktails, a free drink for the first 100 guests, a free bet for the first 100 guests, hourly prize draws, DJ and Murder Mystery in 235Live Vega Lounge bar will be open until 6am. Dust off your fangs and get stuck into the best Halloween party in Manchester. This will be a night not to be missed so dig out your scariest Halloween costumes.

~ Friday 31st October 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Vega Lounge
 
 
LIL' MONSTERS BALL

Join Hard Rock Café 9am prompt for the Lil' Monsters Ball! So come along in fancy dress and enjoy breakfast, face painting and lots of ghoulish games!

~ Saturday 01st & Sunday 02nd November 2014 ~
Price: Adults £9.50 | Kids £7.50
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Hard Rock Cafe
 
 
 
BLUES JAM

One man house band Henry Botham of 52 Skidoo invites you to join him at the piano for an acoustic jam session. Piano and Washboard in house all other instruments must be provided by you!

~ Tuesday 11th November 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
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Whim Wham
 
 
 
WHITNEY HOUSTON TRIBUTE NIGHT

Bringing the best of show business to Manchester. The Don Giovanni  tribute nights promise a spectacular music affair by top contemporary performers. Enjoy a fantastic 3 course meal with a strawberry Bellini aperitif on arrival.

~ Wednesday 12th November 2014 ~
Price: £30
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Don Giovannis
 
 
 
FAMILY FUN DAY

The superb Japanese restaurant in Castlefield, opposite the Museum of Science & Industry host this perfect day for the whole family with free sushi roll demonstrations, face painting and balloon modelling. The chefs perform their tricks whilst you dine.

~ Sunday 16th November 2014 ~
Price: £10.95 adults / £4.95 children
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Sapporo Teppanyaki restaurant Manchester
 
 
 
SWING NIGHT AT CAFE ROUGE

Alan Burton will be performing at Cafe Rouge from 6pm on the last Thursday of every month. Enjoy some of your favourite Frank Sinatra songs and sophisticated swing throughout the evening. Booking is advisable.

~ Thursday 27th November 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Lowry Outlet
 
 
 
VINTAGE EMPORIUM

Local & independent traders join Whim Wham to sell their splendid vintage wares including: Men's & Women's Clothing / Accessories / Homewares. Plenty of refreshments on offer, including Gin and Cake of course!

~ Saturday 29th November 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Whim Wham
 
 
 
JAZZ SUPPER CLUB

Steak & Lobster Manchester are proud to honour the hey days of jazz in Manchester, by recreating one of the most popular clubs in town - Club 43. The monthly jazz supper club features a specially prepared Cajun themed buffet and a performance from The Suzanne Mott Quintet

~ Sunday 30th November 2014 ~
Price: £24.95 per person
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Steak & Lobster Manchester - Jazz night
 
 
VICTORIAN CHRISTMAS MARKET

The Victorian Christmas Market are back and even bigger than the popular market of 2013! Over 150,000 flocked to see the Victorian Christmas Market in 2013. This year, the Lowry Outlet have over 100 tempting Victorian stalls packed with quality food, gifts, mulled wine, warm cider and much more!

~ Thursday 04th - Sunday 07th December 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
The Lowry Outlet Mall
 
 
 
BLUES JAM

One man house band Henry Botham of 52 Skidoo invites you to join him at the piano for an acoustic jam session. Piano and Washboard in house all other instruments must be provided by you!

~ Tuesday 09th December 2014 ~
Price: FREE ENTRY
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Whim Wham
 
 
 
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA

Join Hard Rock at 9am prompt for Breakfast with Santa! Come along and enjoy breakfast, face painting and lots  of festive fun with a very special guest!

~ Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th December 2014 ~
Price: Adults £9.50 | Kids £7.50
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Hard Rock Cafe
 
 
 
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA

Join Hard Rock at 9am prompt for Breakfast with Santa! Come along and enjoy breakfast, face painting and lots  of festive fun with a very special guest!

~ Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st December 2014 ~
Price: Adults £9.50 | Kids £7.50
~ CLICK FOR DETAILS ~
Hard Rock Cafe
 
 
 
CHRISTMAS DANCE PARTY & BUFFET

Start your Christmas Celebrations with a Christmas Dance Party at the Radisson Blu Edwardian Free Trade Hall Hotel in the Halle Ballroom. Enjoy a Cajun themed buffet with a festive twist, dessert, tea and coffee with live music from the 'Fresh Dixie Project' - one of the most exciting and talented young bands around.

~ Sunday 21st December 2014 ~
Price: £35 per person
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Radisson Blu
 
 
 
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