Manchester’s hospitality sector has well and truly been put through the wringer over the last couple of years.

With that being said, more than ever, our favourite bars and restaurants need our support as they attempt to weather another uncertain-looking period.

For anyone who does feel confident enough to get out and about over the next few weeks, we’ve compiled a list of the biggest and best discounts that venues around Manchester will be offering throughout January.


Peru Perdu | 50% off food

Sumptuous steaks, Peruvian-inspired small plates and plenty of options for veggies too—all at 50% off from Mon-Fri. Get stuck in.

74 Princess St, Manchester M1 6JD
Nell's Pizza | 50% off food

Nell’s has quickly cemented itself as a firm favourite among Manchester’s impressive pizza scene thanks to their incredible NYC style pies. 50% off your food bill when pre-booking.

Cottonopolis | Seven courses & drink £25pp

Showcasing an array of their most popular dishes, seven courses and a drink for £25 is stellar value indeed. The only catch is that you need to book for at least two people to be eligible for the deal.

16 Newton St, Manchester M1 2AE
Mecanica | £6 cocktails

Mecanica will be pouring a special menu of 22 cocktails to ring in the new year, all of which will be available at £6 seven days a week.

1-3 Swan St, Manchester M4 5JJ
Almost Famous | 50% off burgers

Almost Famous’ burgers have secured their place in Mancunian legend—throw in 50% off? Sign us up. Available at both their NQ and Great Northern sites.

Ducie Street Warehouse | 50% off food

Ducie Street will be serving up a brand-new all-vegan menu specially crafted by Head Chef Andrew Green, perfect for those trying their hand at Veganuary. 50% off applies between Mon – Thu.

Ducie St, Manchester M1 2TP
Moxy | £5 cocktails

In its short time in the city, Moxy’s pet-friendly hotel has earned a glowing reputation. £5 cocktails from their new ‘5.01’ menu, available Mon – Fri, 5pm-8pm, will no doubt add to that.

8 Atkinson St, Manchester M3 3HH
Blues Kitchen | 50% off food

Smoked ribs, Mac & Cheese, fried chicken—all of that good, hearty soulfood at a fraction of the price. 50% off the entire supper menu Sun – Thu, 4pm until close.

13 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HN
Bab | 50% off kebabs

Grab 50% off Bab’s fancy take on the end-of-night favourite between Mon-Wed. Pints beforehand are optional.

14 Little Lever St, Manchester M1 1HR
Alvarium | 50% off food

Another standout option for Veganuary participants, Alvarium will even be extending their offer into the first two weeks of February, so plenty of time to get your fix.

8 Dorsey St, Manchester M4 1LU
Elnecot | 30% off total bill

This is a big one, 30% off your entire bill at this Ancoats favourite is seriously generous. The only exclusion is their Sunday roasts—though there’s still plenty of other incredible dishes to sample.

Cutting Room Square, 41 Blossom St, Ancoats, Manchester M4 6AJ
The Mews | 50% off food

Speaking from first-hand experience, The Mews charcuterie and cheeseboards are pretty special. Getting them at half the price? Even better…

Unit K,L and M, Deansgate Mews, 253 Deansgate M3 4EN
Nam | 2-4-1 Bao buns

Nam will be running all kinds of offers throughout January. Two courses and a drink for £25, pho and a bottle of Tiger for a tenner on Thursdays and of course, two-for-one Baos on Bao Bun Mondays.

Unit 2, 33 Blossom St, Ancoats, Manchester M4 6AJ
Lane7 | The Baller Package

Fancy a little competition with your January dining? At Lane7, £30 will get you a Fat Hippo Burger, drink, game of bowling and an activity (pool, darts etc). There’s also the Bowl and Bowl Again package, which is two games of bowling for £14.95.

Unit 3, 235 Deansgate, Manchester M3 4EN
The Jayne Eyre | 25% off total bill

Between Mon – Thu throughout January, visitors to Ancoats favourite The Jayne Eyre can get 25% off your entire bill. Head on down and fill your boots.

14 Hood St, Ancoats, Manchester M4 6WX
Smithfield Social | 50% off food

Available from 4pm Mon – Fri, The Smithfield Social will be slashing the prices of their entire food menu by a generous 50%.

53 - 55 Thomas St, Manchester M4 1NA
TNQ | 50% off food

Northern Quarter stalwart TNQ will also be offering 50% off food all day Mon-Fri. Book your spot using the button below.

108 High St, Manchester M4 1HQ
El Gato Negro, Canto & Habas | Three plates for £15

Small plates more your thing? El Gato, Canto and Habas will all be serving up three dishes for £15—perfect for anyone who struggles to make their mind up.

52 King St, Manchester M2 4LY
Gaucho | 30% off food

Succulent steaks with a healthy 30% off? Head to Gaucho between Mon-Wed in January and that’s precisely what you’ll be greeted with.

2A St Mary’s Street, Manchester M3 2LB
20 Stories | Three courses & glass of wine for £25

20 Stories will be introducing two offers throughout Jan. One is a pre and post theatre menu, which includes three courses and a glass of wine for £25 Mon-Thu 5.30pm-6.30pm and 9pm-10pm. The other is a set lunch menu, where guests can choose between two courses for £18.50 or three courses for £23.50 between Mon – Fri 12pm – 3pm.

1 Hardman Square, Manchester M3 3EB
Mughli | 50% off curries

Throughout Jan, curry mile favourite Mughli will be reserving a limited number of promotional tables where diners can grab 50% off the restaurant’s mouthwatering curry menu. Only available for parties of six or less, and advance booking must be made through the below link.

30 Wilmslow Rd, Rusholme, Manchester M14 5TQ
Crazy Pedros | £10 pizzas

The chance to grab one of Pedros’ famed, ginormous pies for just a tenner is too good to turn down. Available until 10pm, every single day.

55-57 Bridge St, Manchester M3 3BQ
WOOD | Two-for-one tasting menus

You’ll struggle to find a better opportunity to sample the flagship restaurant of renowned chef Simon Wood at such incredible value. Until 15 Jan, the venue’s tasting menus will be available on a two-for-one basis, which is BIG.

Jack Rosenthal St, Manchester M15 4RA
Embankment Kitchen | 30% off food & drink

The idyllic brasserie and bar will be offering a generous 30% off all food and drink throughout January, meaning guests can grab indulgent mains like the Cider Braised Pork Belly, King Prawn Linguini or the Huse Ragu at a fraction of the regular price.

Embankment Kitchen, 16 Chapel Street, Manchester M3 7NH
Sat 1 Jan - Mon 31 Jan
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Published on:
Tue 18 Jan 2022