New Year’s Eve will be a little different this year – but that shouldn’t stop you from showing 2020 the door in style. Below, you’ll find some of Manchester’s best food and drink delivery options that you can enjoy on December 31 to help you forget about this incredibly difficult year. Most options have limited availability and will likely sell out fast, so be sure to check each vendor’s site and social before ordering. Here’s to a brighter New Year!

Grub-e-Mart's New Year's Eve special | Order until Dec 29

They’ve kept our bellies full during lockdown with the best street food and drink Manchester has to offer and now Grub are helping us say goodbye to this God awful year with a New Year’s Eve blow out. Customers will have until noon on Tuesday 29 December to place their orders on their online Grub-e-Mart webshop and enjoy some local delicacies on the big day. Will it be Tikka Chance On Me’s delicious Indian street food? Meat free guilty pleasures from Seitan’s Kebab? Plant based gluten free cuisine from The Sri Lankan Experience or sweet treats from Bake-O-rama? Deliveries will be made on Thursday 31 December, with the first 100 orders getting exclusive access to Grub’s end of year Zoom quiz.


Bavarian feast for 2 | Albert's Schloss | £55 | Delivery locally

Albert’s Schloss are bringing the party vibes to your door this year with their New Year’s Eve dining experiences for two. For £55, hungry party-hunters will get a three course extravaganza, featuring haus pretzels with sweet mustard and gouda, Schweinshaxe (Bavarian pork knuckle) with sformato, braised red cabbage and gravy, haus-made tiramisu, espresso martinis, a growler full of Paulaner beer and a bottle of Le Dolci Prosecco. As if that wasn’t good enough, the first 200 orders will get a complimentary 1 ltr Pilsner Urquell growler to help sweeten the deal. All orders will be delivered on Thursday 31 December, ready for you to tuck in on New Year’s Eve.

Albert's Schloss

Cassidy's cocktail delivery service | From £16 | Delivers nationwide

You may recognise Cassidy’s from their pop-up shop at Oxford Road favourite Hatch. These guys specialise in creating flavoured prohibition-era Moonshine, served in authentic jam jars for a truly nostalgic feel. With the UK in a near-constant state of lockdown, they’re smuggling the goods direct to your door with their cocktail delivery kits. Their pre-bottled tipples start at £16 and come in passionfruit, gin berry sour, negroni, espresso martini, pineapple margarita, orange old fashioned and rhubarb cosmopolitan flavours – while their moonshine liquors start at £24.90 and boast roasted apple, bitter rose and sticky toffee flavours. All options are available for delivery nationwide so order now for those New Year’s toasts.

Cassidy's Moonshine

Chateau-X surf and turf special | HOME X | £70 | Delivers nationwide

Home X have been delivering luxury dining experiences to folks in lockdown since mid-2020 and they’ve whipped up something extra special to help us ring in the New Year. Working with Chateau-X, they’ve put together an exclusive surf and turf meal box which features lobster bisque with crayfish, potato and tomato, 28 day aged Black Angus chateaubriand steak (450-500g) with king prawn/confit garlic, dill and parsley butter, aged comté, potato and winter truffle gratin, root vegetable, caramelised onion and thyme hotpot and a bottle of Les Coteaux Côtes Du Rhône Villages Boutinot 2018 to top it all off. All this is available for just £70, including delivery on Thursday 31 December 2020. They won’t last long though – so order yours while you can.


Thu 31 Dec
Simon Bland
Published on:
Tue 22 Dec 2020