Why say ‘I love you’ just one day of the year? Damson MediaCityUK are helping spread the love by offering their selection of menus all weekend so you can treat your loved one at a time that suits you best. With their set menu available 12-2.45 -5-6.30pm, full a la carte all day and £60 tasting menu or perhaps you are both fans of the acclaimed Damson roast dinner on Sundays there is something for everyone!
across the road from The
Palace Theatre and a short walk to the RNCM,
Manchester Academy and the
universities, you'll find the stylish £1 million
sister branch to Bradford's award-winning family-ran HalalIndian
restaurant. There's an array of authentic Indian and
Pakistani dishes cooked for the health and nutrition conscious
customer on a Sigri charcoal grill in the large theatre-style
open kitchen, which also plays host to a cookery
school, with a wide selection of speciality vegetarian dishes
and a seafood menu
that is unrivalled in any other Indian
restaurant in Manchester. An attractive 'Al Fresco Sheesha
Lounge' also offers a secluded oasis of foliage and heated
parasols, under which you can enjoy outdoor dining or a variety
of Egyptian Shishas.
• ARRIVAL COCKTAIL, 3 COURSES & MATCHED WINES & PETITS FOURS TO FINISH FOR £110 PER COUPLE
With food and views to fall in love with, spend your Valentine’s evening in the stylish, beautiful surroundings of Pier Eight. With cocktails on arrival, a seasonally inspired menu, matching wines with every course, a pudding tasting plate to share and petits fours to finish, Pier Eight is the perfect place to celebrate Valentine’s this year. At £55 per person, our exclusively designed menu is available between 7:30pm and 9:30pm across Valentine’s weekend. To find out more and to reserve your table click here
Per Tutti love Prosecco so much that not only are they the first City centre restaurant to offer it on tap, but they are specialising in Prosecco
independent, family run business offers modern European food
with a strong emphasis on Italian cuisine, in the shadow of
the landmark Beetham Tower. Located just off Deansgate in Castlefield,
it is within short walking distance to all the theatres. The
friendly team is made up from former Heathcotes staff and the
menu reflects the all inclusive nature of dining out in Italy,
even featuring the popular after-work ritual of "aperitivo",
whereby drinks (or aperitifs) are served each evening with
complimentary fresh food.
The Fitzgerald will be open from 3pm on Valentine’s Day with a selection of 2 for £10 classic cocktails and some limited edition sharing cocktails – served all day.
A special screening of the romantic classic, Casablanca will be on the big screen at 3pm, and there’ll be live music from 7pm.
You can even enjoy a Rosylee roast dinner up in The Fitzgerald if you’d prefer yours whilst snuggling up watching the movie, with table service on cocktails.
If you reserve a table to watch the live music in style, and pre-order and pay for a bottle of Perrier Jouet champagne you'll get complimentary chocolate dipped strawberries and a rose – very romantic. Available Sunday 14th February from 7pm. Subject to availability.
Got a date? Lucky you! Tusk is the perfect blend of style and intimacy and is a great choice for a perfect date. So if you want to impress then book a love booth for Valentine’s Day and get hand-crafted heart-shaped pizzas made with love, all weekend. As well as the pizzas, you can also indulge in special sharing cocktails and 2 for £10 deals until 10pm on Sunday 14th.
Make it an extra special date and pre-order and pay for a bottle of Perrier Jouet champagne, and Tusk will guarantee you a romantic booth, plus chocolate truffles and a red rose. Available all Valentines weekend, Friday 12th - Sunday 14th February. Subject to availability.
There’s no set menu for Valentine’s at Rosylee so you can enjoy the full A La Carte menu all weekend, along with delicious specials including sharing roasts and desserts - if you’re really feeling the love! There’s even roses for the ladies.
Their fantastic Sunday roasts will be served up as usual from 12pm on Valentine’s Day, with 1 course for £10.95, 2 for £14.95 or 3 for £18.95. And you can wash them down with £5 Bucks Fizz, Negronis, and Bloody Marys on special all day.
Make it extra special and pre-order and pay for a bottle of Perrier Jouet champagne and Rosylee will guarantee you a romantic booth, plus complimentary chocolate dipped strawberries. Available all Valentine’s weekend Friday 12th - Sunday 14th February. Subject to availability.
Get a couple of FREE Love Potion cocktails when you book a table after 5pm for Saturday 13th or Sunday 14th and pay a £10 deposit before the 31st January.
From the creators of Dough and Apotheca,
this excellent family-friendly bread and wine bar in the Northern
Quarter, offers home baked fare such as the
classic rarebit, hot tasty stews and meat and cheese boards,
accompanied by over 70 wines and Manchester's first wine
tasting machine, offering 24 quality bottles by the glass,
with wine flights also available..
Show your best mates some love - book a booth on Valentine’s Day at Infamous Diner and you’ll enjoy a bucket of Huber beers for £12 and a tasty 25% off food after 7pm.
There’ll also be red velvet pancakes, special cocktails and love burgers if you’re feeling romantic. Plus, Infamous Diner are giving away a bucket of beers on their social media pages for one lucky group of mates to enjoy.
This Valentine’s Day treat yourself and your loved one to an assortment of classic finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and homemade cakes with loose leaf tea. Enjoy fine wine or some refreshing cocktails to add that extra touch of elegance to your afternoon.
Valentine's Afternoon Tea will beServed between 12th - 15th February from 2-4pm in the Michael Campbell at City Café Restaurant.
• HEART SHAPED PIZZA & 2 GLASSES OF PROSECCO for £16.95
If you want to keep it stylish, but chilled then the newly refurbished Walrus is the perfect choice for Valentine’s weekend. Whether it’s an actual date or you just fancy doing something with your mate, the two of you can enjoy a 15-inch heart-shaped pizza with glass of Prosecco for less than £10 each - £16.95 to be precise! And they’ll even let you split your heart shaped pizza toppings.
Plus, if you pre-order and pay for a bottle of Perrier Jouet champagne, Walrus will guarantee you a romantic booth, plus chocolate truffles and a red rose. Available all Valentines weekend, Friday 12th - Sunday 14th February. Subject to availability.
Lovebirds you have the chance to try something a bit different at The AlchemistBar & Restaurant this Valentine’s Day and unleash your inner mixologist!
The Alchemist Spinningfields are running romance-themed cocktail masterclasses at 2pm, 3pm, 4pm or 5pm for a one hour love-in where guests will learn the tricks of the trade and perhaps get a little love-drunk with their partner in crime.
Tickets are priced at £20 per person including two of their trademark cocktails.
Lovers looking to sink their teeth into something juicy this Valentine’s Day needn't look any further than Manchester’s favourite ribs joint, Cane & Grain. The popular venue will be offering carnivorous couples a ‘Mini Meat Feast for Two’ on the 13th and 14th February.
The Northern Quarter hot spot will be turning spare ribs into shared ribs with this special menu which includes three slabs of ribs (half rack of St Louis ribs, a full rack of baby back ribs and a short beef), three sides and a glass of champagne each - all for £50 per couple.
The opulent First Floor Bar will no doubt play the perfect backdrop to the evening with its sumptuous leather seating, antique glassware and wood panelling.
Perfect for couples looking for something a little alternative, Cane & Grain is hoping its sexy ribs offering will be the perfect antidote to the all the mush and soppiness Valentine’s Day can bring
With their gorgeous restaurant and delicious food, it's the perfect way to treat your loved one as well as adding that touch of spice to your valentines! Set over two floors, the restaurant is an opulent and special place to dine, offering a wonderful array of authentic Thai dishes prepared in an open kitchen in full view of diners.
With roaring flames and heart-shaped sushi, the unique Sapporo experience is sure to dazzle your other half this Valentine's Day.
Feast on four courses of theatrically-prepared fine Asian cuisine, as Sapporo’s talented chefs chop, cook and present you your meal right in front of you.
The restaurant’s four-course Valentine’s Day menu, just £29.95, begins with an appetiser of fresh soup, followed by a choice of six starters including heart-shaped sushi; mains ranging from Sapporo's famous chicken teriyaki to vegie-friendly spicy tofu and green bean tempura salad; and indulgent desserts such as the legendary white and milk chocolate spring rolls.
The Valentine's Day set menu is available from Saturday 13th to Sunday 14th February.
Food plays a major role in our health and if you’re looking for a libido lifter this Valentine’s Day here are some tips on what ingredients you should be including in your diet Cinnamon, Aniseed, Ginger, Garlic and Fenugreek. Indian food is a well known aphrodisiac as the main spices used in most curries have been known to increase heart and blood pressure as well as making you want to head for the bedroom.
Why not try something stimulating and delicious this Valentine’s Day and book yourselves in for some tantalising Indian food? Scene Indian Street Kitchen has an extensive menu featuring all of these wonderful spices and more, ready to get you both in the mood. Equally as pleasing, the first five people who book a table for Valentine’s Day will be offered 25% off food. There will be a three course set menu on offer which comes with a glass of bubbly and will be £29.95 per person or we have our regular menu available as well. Even better, every lucky lady will be treated to a rose.
Spending Valentine’s Day alone this year? You’re not alone. Embrace single life, grab your friends and book into Scene’s community table this Valentine’s weekend. Don your name tags and meet with a bunch of other singles to eat sensual food and have stimulating conversation
Lovebirds you have the chance to try something a bit different at The AlchemistBar & Restaurant this Valentine’s Day and unleash your inner mixologist!
They say `love is a battlefield`, The Alchemist New York Streetare giving couples the opportunity to show that love trumps all (with a bit of healthy competition in the mix) working together to create loving and lovely cocktail creations! Afternoon and evening sessions available.
Priced at £30.00 per head including a welcome drink and two cocktails during the tutorial.
Bowl your lover over with your skills on the lanes, feast on lobster & champagne in the restaurant, and sip exiting cocktail creations in the bar. All Star Lanes will be serving up an epic Lobster Surf & Turf: 1lb whole grilled lobster, dry aged Dedham Vale fillet steak, spinach & parmesan salad, and our east west spiced fries.
For drinks, they’ve mixed up a naughty selection of His & Hers cocktails and sharers. That’s just how they roll….
COURSE VALENTINE'S MENU & GLASS OF CHAMPAGNE for £35
This homely British
restaurant from Coronation Street star Jennie McAlpine
and her partner is ideally located next to The Royal
Exchange Theatre in the heart of the main shopping
district. Described as 'The Rovers Return meets
The Ivy', the menu offers traditional English food
and classic modern dishes, with an emphasis on local
Forgo the usual chocolate hearts and red roses, and treat the love of your life to some sky-high romance at Cloud 23. Their special Valentine’s Day Afternoon Tea includes a selection of traditional sandwiches and scones, adorned with the sweetest of treats and a glass of bubbly each.
opening in May 2014, this beautiful restaurant has been
cooking up a storm on the famous Curry
Mile in Rusholme,
shining a new light on Modern
Indian cuisine. The Halal meats and fresh fish are all
locally sourced, with signature dishes like Peshwari Spring
Lamb Chops; marinated for 36 hours then cooked in their traditional
tandoor, joining an array of curry dishes like Desi Lamb
and Saffron Chicken Korma on a menu that should satisfy the
most sophisticated palates as well as the more traditional
Tickets are now on sale for Sunday 14 February in two sittings: 5.30-7.45pm and 8-10.30pm.
Ning's experienced chefs have devised a gorgeous 3 course Malaysian menu that is sure to spice up your special evening! Plus each guest can enjoy a complimentary glass of our best fizz on arrival, together with mixed spicy crackers, and take-home chocolates. With our attentive, yet unintrusive, waiting staff you can be assured of a delightful, tasty Valentine's Day at only £75 per pair/couple
• 3 COURSE VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER WITH CHAMPAGNE & £100 SPIN for £40
• 10% DISCOUNT ON PRE-ORDER BOTTLES OF FIZZ
All you need is love and Fahrenheit this Valentine’s day. This stylish, city centre restaurant in the heart of the Genting Club Manchester, is offering 3 courses of culinary delights freshly prepared by their team of skilled chefs, accompanied by a glass of bottega Champagne on arrival and a £100 spin to bet per couple, for £40 per person.
• RESTAURANTS OF MANCHESTER EXCLUSIVE -
FREE GLASS OF PROSECCO*
COURSE VALENTINES MENU from £49 per person
Choose from two excellent Valentine's Day banquets, at what is widely regarded
as, "the best
Chinese restaurant in Manchester". The
outstanding Chinese restaurant inside
the Great Northern Warehouse, on the ground floor of Manchester
235 casino, has won rave reviews since opening its doors
in December 2009. It boasts a largely Cantonese menu,
influenced by the principals of healthy-eating, with exceptional
dim sums, seafood and vegetarian options. Both menus include a Valentines Crispy Dim Sum Platter alongside a great selection of main courses and a comical How to Speak Chinese guide.
*Free Prosecco offer only valid if Restaurants of Manchester Valentines Prosecco Offer is mentioned when booking.
after the Japanese term
referring to food eaten as an accompaniment to alcohol, this
impressive 240-capacity Pan
Asian restaurant from the team behind Ocean
Treasure 235 restaurant offers
stylish street food, regional classics and contemporary molecular
gastronomy in two restaurants over two floors. The ground
floor restaurant features a large atrium rising above an
open kitchen with two teppanyaki sections,
a robata grill and a fresh sushi counter,
whilst the fine dine gallery restaurant upstairs offers Pan-Asian
Why don't you join Don Giovanni at one of the most romantic restaurant in England for valentine’s day. They are serving a delicious 4 course dinner with Rose Prosecco, live music and a beautiful gift bag for your Valentine worth £200 from their friends at Skin Health Spa.
• ARRIVAL CANAPÉS, A GLASS OF CHAMPAGNECHAMPAGNE & 4 COURSE MEAL for £55
The Tavern is a destination restaurant and will serve honest, simple food, no fuss, with all the flavours. The menu is seasonal with some all-time classics designed by our team of in-house talented chefs. Serving food from midday until late the Tavern will offer a relaxed yet sophisticated setting for friends, family and business, or just a quick one whilst chatting to the barman. Off the main brasserie is an informal lounge, the afternoon tea lounge, offering the perfect setting for the very English tradition with a few of our eclectic twists.
Wow that special someone with more than just dinner. Take them on a romantic journey through the beautiful and dramatic surroundings of the Opus One Bar & Restaurant with the OpusOne Valentine’s Experience...
Begin your evening with a glass of Möet in their one of a kind Champagne Bar – Opus Reserve, then move into the main restaurant to enjoy a fabulous 3 course meal. Finally top the night off in our Manhattan style cocktail bar with our signature cocktail The Hallé Berry (based on bar space and availability - may be served in Reserve or at table). £55 per person
An added touch of New York glamour has arrived in Manchester with the The Pen & Pencil bar and eatery on the corner of Hilton and Tariff Street. Taking its name and inspiration from the infamous mid-20th Century bar on East 45th Street in New York, which was popular with newspaper journalists and ad men – the original ‘Mad Men’.
The Pen & Pencil is the perfect place to celebrate Valentine’s Day as the New York style bar and eatery is offering a special Valentine’s Day set menu "From Manhattan with love…" Available from the 12-14th February.
Valentines day is the special time of year to let the closest person to you know exactly how you feel about them. Dine with Vermilion and that will become clear our opulent restaurant is the perfect setting for the most Romantic of people. Valentines Weekend is one of the busiest times of the year for Vermilion therefore to avoid disappointment please book well in advance.
Treat your Valentine to a fantastic 4 course meal with a glass of Prosecco at 47King Street West. This specially created menu will be available from on Saturday 13th February from 4pm and Sunday 14th February all day.
There are not many more romantic dining arenas than Rio Ferdinand's plush Italian restaurant and celebrity haunt at the top of Manchester's prestigious King Street. Enjoy a three course Valentine's menu at the stunning 117-year-old Grade II listed building.
• 10 COURSE VALENTINE'S SET MENU WITH PROSECCO for £90
"A rose by any other name would smell as sweet” Romeo and Juliet.
They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach and fine dining restaurant Quill is expecting an abundance of loved-up lotharios to live-up to this stereotype with its Valentine’s menu.
The King Street restaurant, which is fast making a name for itself across Manchester for its great food without the stuffiness that is so often associated with fine dining, has created a sumptuous, ten-course Tasting Menu inspired by romance and love for Valentine’s Day 2016.
Quill is also offering one lucky Manchester couple an experience to remember with a special Valentine’s competition. The winning duo will be wined and dined in style on the most romantic night of the year, 14th February.
authentic family ran Spanish restaurant is already popular
with the footballers of Manchester
United and Manchester
City despite opening quietly under the radar in December
2014. Executive Chef Josetxo Arrieta hails from a background
which includes two 3 Star Michelin restaurants in San Sebastian,
(Restaurante Akelarre and Restaurante Martín Berasategui)
and the 2 Star Michelin Restaurante La Galupein in Urt, France.
The menu changes daily and covers many Spanish favourites,
including tapas and rice dishes, alongside fresh fish and