The ultimate dining and leisure destination, The Great Northern Warehouse is taking the stress out of planning Christmas activities this year by offering a wide range of delicious food offers and things to do.

Make sure to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year with friends and family and head on down for a festive bev, or two!

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Bar Hutte

Nothing says Christmas quite like sipping on delicious seasonal cocktails, listening to live music sessions and of course, a festive karaoke experience. This year, Bar Hütte, located in Great Northern is making sure this is a Christmas to remember with a whole host of activities.

Sing along with friends to Christmas classics whilst sipping a Bar Hutte special Bombardino cocktail, a hot rum and eggnog drink topped with whipped cream and sprinkled with cinnamon. Book a exclusive Bar Hütte here.  

The Mews

For guests looking for a sophisticated venue to host the office Christmas parties, The Mews is the ideal setting. With a hand-picked wine list, specially crafted cocktails and a crowd-pleasing beer selection, the new venue makes upcoming staff parties’ fuss-free and most importantly, fun!

The Mews has also just launched its brand-new hot food menu, featuring weekly changing soups and flatbreads for guests to enjoy on its new fully sheltered and heated terrace. The Mews is also offering gift vouchers – the perfect gift for wine and cheese lovers this Christmas! Book a table at The Mews here.

Lane 7

For the perfect location for a family day out this Christmas, Lane 7 will not disappoint. A new arrival to Great Northern, this place offers bowling sessions like never before, with Instagram moments galore alongside its retro, neon painted walls and a lively atmosphere.

Guests can also take advantage of the Christmas Party Package, which includes bowling, point blank shooting, a meal from Fat Hippo and a welcome drink on arrival – a fantastic deal to see everyone’s competitive side come out this Christmas! Book a spot here.

Odeon at Great Northern

Now the clocks have gone back, and dark nights are well on their way, a trip to the cinema certainly sounds like an inviting way to spend the evening. This Christmas, Great Northern’s Odeon is showing the likes of the highly anticipated James Bond’s No Time to Die and the blockbuster, Dune. Book a film viewing here.

Alex’s Bakery

For all those sugar cravings this Christmas, Alex’s Bakery is the ideal hotspot. Guests can choose from a delicious range of warm, freshly baked cupcakes, brownies and more, with new seasonal options on offer such as the indulgent Cinnamon Blondies Box or Chocolate Orange Cupcakes. Book a table here.


From seated private dining to full room event hire, Impossible is a fantastic venue to get in the diary this Christmas. The stylish venue’s festive menu offers a wide range of classic Christmas dishes as well as offering a few with a twist including stuffed turkey breast, pancetta, black pudding bon bons and turkey sauce.

For people looking for an ideal spot for small bites and festive drinks, Impossible also offer a range of canapes including tater tots and filled Yorkshire puddings to enjoy with a festive cocktail. Book a table here.

Whistle Punks

Tick learning a new skill off the bucket list this year and enjoy a night at Whistle Punks  – Urban Axe Throwing. Book in for the family or make it a staff-do to remember and invite the colleagues down to the venue to get competitive and work up an appetite before a Christmas meal. Reserve a slot here.

Butchers Quarter

Stock up on fresh meat to prepare for a breath-taking Christmas dinner at Butcher’s Quarter. All their meat is free range and locally sourced, including Beef from Cheshire and Pork and Chicken from a single farm in Staffordshire. The Artisan style butchers also offers a fantastic range of cheese, charcuterie, and other deli items, to make the perfect cheese board at home for the family. Find out more here.

Lions Den

For fans of live music and stand-up comedy, Lion’s Den is the perfect location to dance and laugh this Christmas. Surprise colleagues at one of its DJ parties, where visitors can enjoy a delicious selection of craft beers and real ales, with a pool table to relax around too. Book a reservation here.


Visitors looking to stock up on wine over the festive season should look no further than Great Northern’s Evuna. And for guests who can’t decide between Rioja’s or Galicia’s, Evuna’s online Spanish wine shop is the best place to find some hidden Spanish gems to enjoy now or to keep in the drink’s cabinet for over Christmas – whatever pops your cork! To order visit here.

3 Hands Deli 

Nothing says Christmas quite like making a delicious cheese board on Christmas night. Create the ultimate cheese board this year with delicious offerings from 3 Hands Deli. The venue offers a wide selection of cheeses, cured meats and freshly bakes bread to ensure there is something for the whole family to indulge in. For more information visit here.


Guests can head down to Platzki to enjoy its range of mouth-watering polish dishes. Choose from the Karkowka, a roasted pork dish or the Kassler, a fried gammon dinner for main and if there’s still room for dessert, go for the decadent rhubarb cake to satisfy that sweet tooth. Reserve a table here.

Almost Famous

Get the gang together for a Christmas catch up this festive season at Almost Famous. Diners can choose from a range of hearty burgers including the OG steak burger, which includes a double famous cheeseburger, wonder buttered steak, crispy chorizo and creamy blue cheese sauce. Book your table here.

Arts & Graft

Arts and craft lovers can opt for a workshop at Art & Graft to keep busy this Christmas period. Guests can book onto a range of workshops including Abstract and Mixed media to Resin work. Book a workshop here.

Dormouse Chocolates

Indulge in new, festive chocolate bars this Christmas at the award-winning, Dormouse Chocolates, who specialise in single estate chocolate made from bean-to-bar in Manchester.

Festive flavours include The Stollen Bar, a dark fruity chocolate with toasted almonds and sprinkled with dried cherries and Get Stuffed, a milk chocolate and sage candied pecans - a sweet take on Christmas stuffing! Shop festive treats here.

Deansgate residents can also post-Christmas presents for loved ones in their tenant mailboxes, saving time walking to the post box and more time for festive fun!

For more information on the Great Northern, including updates on individual brand opening dates and safety procedures, please visit here.


Great Northern Warehouse
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Great Northern Warehouse

The Grade 2 listed Great Northern building, a former railway goods distribution warehouse is now a lively leisure and shopping development with bustling bars, restaurants, shops, health club, cinema, casino, bowling alley and an elegant landscaped public square.



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