Ahead of its official opening, Salford’s epic new waterfront food and drink destination Central Bay has today unveiled the full line-up of gastronomic greatness that will feature across its Kargo MKT foodhall and street kitchens, making it the largest of its kind in Greater Manchester.

With a tastebud-tantalising 20 kitchens offering the best in world food, Kargo MKT will consist of a foodhall with capacity of 400 seats, a 2,000 square foot outdoor terrace, five waterside shipping container kitchens, and a shipping container bar, all looking out to the iconic and cultural landmarks of Old Trafford and the Imperial War Museum.

Colage of food from vendors at Central Bay

Kargo MKT will showcase the best in up-and-coming food and drink talent in Salford and the wider region. Each kitchen has been hand picked by award-winning foodhall operator Blend Family, who have been brought on board to run Kargo MKT due to its experience in building new, unique food hall experiences, intricately engineered to become community hubs.

Recognising MediaCity’s popularity for family fun, Kargo MKT will also have kids eating for free every school holiday, so children and their families can come and experience new culinary adventure while exploring all the kids’ activities at Central Bay and the wider Quays area.

As well as family deals, visitors and locals can take advantage of regular £6 lunch deals from all kitchens Monday to Friday, £5 bottomless batch brew coffee and tea, happy hour deals, bottomless brunch, 20% student discount, and handy workspace.