The best restaurants in the Northern Quarter to dazzle your Guests

There are plenty of amazing restaurants in Manchester’s Northern Quarter restaurants. A really vibrant area of this great city there’s always something new popping up ready to explore. There’s an endless list of restaurants and bars to explore in this quirky area as it’s jam-packed with amazing places to eat. So, whatever the occasion these top 5 restaurants in Manchester’s Northern Quarter are a great place to start your venue search.

The majority of these amazing Spaces are all independently owned meaning they offer a really unique experience for your event.

So here’s our top selection for you to check out for yourselves. Whether you just pop in for a bite to eat with your team or opt for a complete venue take over for a big event – these are the best restaurants in the Northern Quarter. 

1. Rosylee

restaurant with black and white tiles
First up, we have the Rosylee which is a beautiful restaurant perfect for private dining events. This stylish restaurant is within walking distance of Manchester Piccadilly Station making it easily accessible from anywhere in the city.
The easy-going atmosphere makes this the perfect Manchester hotspot for treating your team or wining and dining important clients whether it’s for a sit-down meal or a drink and canape reception with a touch of class.
When hired exclusively the Rosylee can accommodate up to 100 Guests for an event with a stunning backdrop.

2. TNQ

TNQ restaurants in Manchester northern quarter
If you’re looking for one of the best Northern Quarter restaurants, then TNQ is up there with the greats. TNQ serve up the freshest dishes which creates the perfect catering for your private event.

They also have an extensive drinks list with a load of award-winning wines that you can treat your Guests too. Which always goes down a treat. You can exclusively hire the whole TNQ restaurant for up to 50 Guests for a private dining event like no other. So, what are you waiting for?

3. Infamous Diner

restaurant with golden aztec inspired ceiling
Welcome to the Infamous Diner an independent all American diner in the heart of the Northern Quarter. This 1950’s inspired restaurant can be exclusively hired for private dining or private parties with a USA twist.

Offering up big plates with big flavours for you and your Guests to tuck into for a big American feast. This unique venue is a great Manchester restaurant for any occasion whether that’s for large group bookings or a whole restaurant take over.

The interior of this restaurant really is one of a kind – with marble counters, bright pink booths, a psychedelic silver ceiling and LA inspired neon lighting running throughout the building. Sound like your cup of tea? Hire it for your next event.

4. Sam’s Chop House

traditional pub dining with booths. A longstanding Northern Quarter restaurants.
Sam’s Chop House was established back in 1872 and has been situated in the Manchester’s Northern Quarter ever since. Sam’s Chop House prides itself on offering up the best British cuisine as well as a wonderful list of craft ales, wines and spirits which is perfect for those special celebrations.

When hired exclusively this restaurant can seat up to 150 Guests for a dining event so you can get everyone together for a real Manchester feast.

5. Cane and Grain

]tiki inspired restaurant with bamboo ceiling
The Cane and Grain is a three-floored eating and drinking hotspot that’s full to the brim with everything you could need for a celebratory night out – from beer and bourbon to rum and ribs! One of the best Northern Quarter restaurants.

Each floor is dedicated to a different theme. On the ground floor, you have a Rib Joint and Tap Room with an iconic 80’s feel that’s perfect for a dining treat with your team. The next floor is for all Science lovers. This Space offers a new and exciting style of dining with a quirky scientific edge. And there’s also a drinks laboratory!

Up on the first floor you have the renowned Liar’s Lounge which is one of the best bars in the Northern Quarter, Manchester has to offer. Perfect for an event with a tiki-twist. What theme suits you the best?

We’ve come to the end of our short but sweet compiled list of the best restaurants in the Northern Quarter. We’re sure you’ll love our top picks from Manchester as much as we do.
If you want more amazing venues to hire in Manchester then make sure you check out our Manchester venue collection which is stocked up with more great Spaces for your next event.