Classy Restaurants in Manchester

We've compiled a list of the classiest restaurants in Manchester. Whatever your event, it won't be hard to find the right restaurant for you.

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Harvey Nichols City Centre

The Second Floor Bar & Brasserie is an outstanding choice of venue to host a huge array of events. The classy restaurant located in Manchester has a very sophisticated design which matches the incredible service and dining options. The expert events team at Harvey Nichols will be on hand to help in the preparation and execution of your perfect event. We serve a selection of the world's best Champagnes and an exquisite selection of cocktails.


The dining area can be opened to the riverside terrace providing a beautiful riverside dining experience for up to 300.

King Street Townhouse King Street Conservation Area

The heated south-facing terrace with overhead canopy and two-way facing fire is dressed with comfy alfresco furniture. The spires and clock tower of the Manchester Town Hall take centre stage within the spectacular views. The eclectic mix of chimneys and rooftops amongst the skyline tell an architectural story, a time-line of a growing city. This may not be the highest of views however it may be one of the most charismatic, showcasing the urban city that we so proudly call our home. Available for private dining and larger dinner parties.


The Dining Room space at The Living Room is an opulent area perfect for many events. From private dining for 75 people to celebrating a special birthday all events can be perfectly catered to. The space has previously hosted wedding receptions, christening parties and even baby showers. Menus and drinks packages can be tailored to suit your requirements all with the signature Living Room stamp of quality.

Manchester Art Gallery Greater Manchester

Bespoke menus can be created for delicious buffets, canapé platters and formal sit down meals in the comfortable surrounds of the gallery restaurant. Featuring huge windows, panelled walls and period features enhanced by historical colours from our supporters Farrow & Ball, the space is flexible and relaxed.

Whitworth Council Chamber The University of Manchester

Within the Council Chamber we are able to host private dinners for up to 40 guests. Having hosted many VIP dinners in this room, we certainly know how to impress your guests. With menus offering a wide selection of locally sourced foods, providing a mixture of contemporary and classical dishes, we are able to cater for almost any event. Bespoke menus are avilable should you have a special request, all complemented tremendously by our specially selected wines; all served by our friendly and attentive hospitality team. When dining with Chancellors you can expect quality throughout.


The Thomas Worthington Room is a wonderfully traditional space in the Albert Square Chop House. This intimate room still holds it's original fireplace and butler service as well as state-of-the-art facilities including a built-in PA system and iPod dock. Seating up to 38 guests, the Thomas Worthington Room is a delightful setting for drinks, parties and private dining.


The John Logie Baird Suite at the Manchester Marriott Victoria and Albert Hotel is an elegant yet modern and practical space for private dining. The bright, airy room is ideally suited to dinner parties, gala dinners or buffet receptions. The space can accommodate up to 240 guests in a banquet format.

Cane and Grain Northern Quarter

Looking for a quirky private dining destination? Look no further - The Liars Lounge is the perfect space for your event. Choose from our delicious rib joint menu - rum marinated ribs, beer soaked onion rings, burgers, chicken wings, spam fries, nacho cheese triangles, jalapeno hush puppies....it's a real taste of the American South. To compliment your food order drinks from our tiki-themed cocktail menu and wide range of American beers. With full surround sound you can even play your own music and provide your own DJ for the event.

Alston Bar & Beef Medieval Quarter

The Private Dining room space can be used for small board meetings. The sliding doors are a great sound black to allow clients complete privacy when required. Food and drink can also be provided to this area upon request.


The Ivy Spinningfields has two private dining rooms; The Dalton room and The Geisha room. The Dalton room is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as drinks and canape receptions for up to 35 guests. The bespoke white Carrara and grey Fior de Pesco grey marble tiled flooring, eclectic mix of vintage dining chairs upholsered with bold floral and a palm printed fabric, and hanging gilt leaf pendants add a touch of glamour to the room.

The Lowry Hotel Spinningfields

Available for private dining or meetings of up to 22 people Enjoy panoramic views overlooking Manchester and Calatrava Bridge with direct access to The Terrace and private roped area for Private Dining Room guests. The Library VIP area is located within the River Bar is the perfect space for pre-dinner drinks before moving into the Private Dining Room and is included in the room hire charge for the Private Dining Room. Choose from bespoke tailor made or set banqueting menu's, with room dressing upgrades available including chair covers, flowers, centrepieces etc.

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