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10 cuisines of Manchester

To celebrate our tenth issue of MCR magazine, we’ve chosen ten of our favourite cuisines from around the world and the best place to sample them here in Manchester. Enjoy!


The Mark Addy

Stanley Street, Salford, M3 5EJ

+44 (0)161 832 4080 @TheMarkAddy

Manchester's original riverside pub serves up a menu of British classics, featuring a selection of popular signature dishes, alongside an exciting array of daily specials created using the finest quality local produce.

Alternative: Market Restaurant, 104 High Street, Manchester, M4 1HQ

+44 (0)161 834 3743 / / @104highst


Yang Sing

34 Princess Street, M1 4JY

+44 (0)161 236 2200 / @yangsingmcr

The highly acclaimed Yang Sing restaurant has a unique charm and unequalled dedication to the palate of the connoisseur that have earned it a reputation as being amongst the very best Cantonese restaurants in Europe.

Alternative:Ocean Treasure, Great Northern, 2 Watson Street, M3 4LP

+44 (0)161 839 7613 / / @MANCH235TER


63 Degrees

20 Church Street, M4 1PN

+44(0)161 832 5438 / @63DegreesNQ

A taste ofParisbrought to you by the Moreau family. The food is an expression of modern French cuisine, using only locally sourced, fresh ingredients and cooked in a way that is designed to delight the senses and convey a whole new world of taste.

Alternative: Le Relais de Venise L'entrecote, 84King Street, M2 4WQ

+44 (0)161 850 8600 / / @RelaisDeVenise


Papa G's

The Printworks, 27 Withy Grove, M4 2BS

+44 (0)161 834 8668 / @PapaGs_Greek

Papa G's embraces the traditional Greek andMediterraneanmethod of cooking. The grill selection is cooked on real charcoal for maximum flavour and favourites include kleftiko, Mary's ribs, homemade pizzas and speciality crepes.

Alternative:Dimitri's, Campfield Arcade, Deansgate, Castlefield, M3 4FN

+44 (0)161 839 3319 / / @dimitrisTaverna



Unit 5, The Quadrangle, ChesterStreet, M1 5QS

+44 (0)161 233 1090 / @ZoukTeaBar

Zouk Tea Bar & Grill is a new generation Indian restaurant. Renowned for the outstanding quality of its food, Zouk offers an authentic taste ofLahore-style streetcuisine with a theatre-style kitchen to allow diners to see the chefs at work.

Alternative: Zaika, 2Watson Street, M3 4EE

+44 (0)871 230 3916 / / @ZaikaManchester



45 Spring Gardens, M2 2BG

+44 (0)161 832 1400 / @RossoRestaurant

Sat proudly at the top ofKing Streetin a 116-year old Grade II listed building, Rio Ferdinand's Rosso restaurant boasts an a la carte menu with a wide selection of pizzas, pastas, steaks and fish dishes.

Alternative:Stock, The Stock Exchange, 4 Norfolk Street, M2 1DW

+44 (0)161 839 6644 / @stockrestaurant


Sapporo Tepanyaki

91Liverpool Road, M3 4JN

+44 (0)161 831 9888 / @sapporo_uk

Sapporo Teppanyaki is an experience you'll never forget. Exciting Japanese food for everyone, including beef fillet in chilli and garlic, King Prawns, warm smoked chicken salad, soup noodles and every type of tempting fresh sushi and sashimi.

Alternative: New Samsi, 36 - 38 Whitworth Street, M1 3NR

+44 (0)161 279 0022 / 

South American

Bem Brasil

58Lever Street, M1 1FJ

+44 (0)161 923 6888 / @BemBrasRest

Bem Brasil provides an opportunity to experience the excitement of this exotic and savory country. Enjoy a continuous array of roasted meats grilled in a traditional charcoal BBQ served by passadores (Carvers).

Alternative:Gaucho Grill, 2a St Mary's Street, M3 2LB

+44 (0)161 833 4333 / / @gauchogroup 



277 - 279 Deansgate, M3 4EW

+44 (0)161 819 2752 / @Evunamanchester

Evuna offers a taste of realSpain, with hundreds of different types of Spanish wines from the many regions. Their philosophy is to present only the finest wines from small family run vineyards that use traditional wine making methods.

Alternative:La Vina, 105 - 107Deansgate, M3 2BQ

+44 (0)161 835 3144 / / @lavinadeansgate



19 Chapel Walks, Off Cross Street, M2 1HN

+44 (0)161 832 8342 / @ChaophrayaThai

Chaophraya (pronounced Chao-pi-ya) offers the ultimate Thai fine dining experience. Named after the Chao Phraya River, Thailand's main waterway, diners are taken on a journey; tasting fresh ingredients, flavours and cooking methods typical of each of its unique regions.

Alternative:Vermilion Cinnabar, Hulme Hall Lane, LordNorth Street, M40 8AD

+44 (0)161 202 0055 / / @VermilionUK

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