45 British Restaurants in Manchester

A new wave of British cooking at restaurants in Manchester

It wasn't so long ago that UK cooking suffered from a pretty poor reputation but thankfully that has all changed. Chefs like Gordon Ramsey, Rick Stein and Heston Blumenthal have helped to transform our cuisine and in the process they have lifted the reputation of UK cooking to a new level. In Manchester, British restaurants have been inspired by these stellar chefs and they are beginning to offer a whole new take on UK food. Often, these chefs are using fresh local produce along with their own training and expertise to create some memorable dishes.

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George's Dining Room and Bar

Worsley
British££££
5.2/6881
George's Dining Room and Bar

Bock Bière Café

City Centre
European££££
5.4/6526
Bock Bière Café

Pie and Ale

Northern Quarter
British££££
5.3/6137
Pie and Ale
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Grade Cafe Bar

Town Centre
European££££
5.2/6112
Grade Cafe Bar

The George Charles

Didsbury
British££££
5.1/668
The George Charles

The Ford Inn

Holmfirth
British££££
5.4/690
The Ford Inn

The Legh Arms

Prestbury
British££££
4.9/668
The Legh Arms

The Sutton Gamekeeper

sutton
British££££
5.4/650
The Sutton Gamekeeper

The Art of Tea

Didsbury
British
5.6/633
The Art of Tea

The Heaton

Heaton Mersey
British££££
5.3/629
The Heaton

Market Kitchen

Ashton-in-Makerfield
British££££
5.7/644
Market Kitchen

The Salt Barge

Marston
British££££
5.0/658
The Salt Barge

Station Bar & Grill

Urmston
British££££
4.5/641
Station Bar & Grill

Saison

Didsbury
British££££
4.9/623
Saison
New

Thom's Wine Bar & Restaurant

Heaton Moor
British££££
6.0/61
Thom's Wine Bar & Restaurant

The Font Chorlton

Chorlton
British££££
4.6/610
The Font Chorlton
New

WOOD Manchester

Deansgate
British££££
WOOD Manchester

The Font - Fallowfield

Fallowfield
British££££
The Font - Fallowfield
New

Bacchus

Prestbury
British££££
Bacchus
New

Brasserie Abode

City Centre
British££££
Brasserie Abode
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    New takes on old British favourites at Manchester restaurants

    Britain has long been known for old favourites such as fish and chips, Sunday roasts, pies, pasties and lots of regional dishes. Now chefs in Manchester's British restaurants are using these traditional dishes as the foundation on which to build new and exciting menus. You will find deconstructed takes on familiar favourites, lifting this cuisine to a more polished and sophisticated level. It seems that even the good old English breakfast is receiving a makeover at the hands of this new generation of chefs in the kitchens of Manchester's British restaurants.
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    Stunning new menus at British restaurants around Manchester

    It is not just these old traditional dishes that are enjoying a new lease of life in Manchester. These British restaurants are also taking their influence from classic European cuisines, along with new flavours from Asia, Australia and America. New cooking techniques are also combining with classic skills to create a whole new type of food in the kitchens of British restaurants. Manchester is no different and the city is seeing a blooming of local talent using the freshest of local ingredients along with traditional skills and international influences to deliver new dining experiences to their clientele.
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    Manchester restaurants go British

    Mancunians have a reputation for enjoying all sorts of international food and there is no doubt that the city has some of the best Chinese and Indian cooking in the country. Now, however, the locals are getting a taste of new British cooking in restaurants across Manchester. These chefs are building on hundreds of years of rich tradition to create an even richer dining experience that is thrilling locals and visitors to the city alike.