It’s that time of year again. Pancake Day, Shrove Tuesday and a busy day in A&E. So why not play it safe this year and get your pancake fix at one of Manchester’s many fine eateries.

Kosmonaut – Two for £4 special
The Northern Quarter’s liveliest bar is offering 2 pancakes for £4 or 3 for £5 all week. Get ’em while they’re hot. (10 Tariff Street, M1 2FF.

Black Dog Ballroom – just free pancakes
Black Dog are giving away FREE pancakes tomorrow. Say ‘Pancake Day’ to the barman to receive your free pancake. Terms and conditions apply. (Black Dog Ballroom, Black Dog NWS and Dog Bowl,

Pancake Corner – old school crepes
Does anyone else still miss the Dutch Pancake House which used to sit at the top of Oxford Street? Our favourite pancake was pineapple, ham and cheese. Relive the good old days at this proper pancake emporium in Urmston. (52 Gloucester Road, Urmston, M41 9AE. Tel: 0161 9562567,

All Star Lanes – free pancakes stack with restaurant bookings
Enjoy a free stack of American pancakes when you book a table in the restaurant at Manchester’s vintage US-themed bowling alley, bar and restaurant. Terms and conditions apply. (The Great Northern, 235 Deansgate, M3 4EN. Tel: 0161 871 3600.

Radisson Blu Edwardian – £800 caviar pancake
The chefs at the Radisson have come up with a special, £800 pancake experience, which includes lobster, Beluga caviar, truffles and a hollandaise sauce made with rose champers. For obvious reasons, it’s being called the most expensive pancake in the world. (Free Trade Hall, Peter Street, M2 5GP. Tel: 0161 835 9929,

Image: Avid Hills

Tue 4 Mar
Ruth Allan
Published on:
Mon 3 Mar 2014