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Corn Exchange Gift Vouchers

Give the gift of a Corn Exchange experience with a voucher for one of our amazing restaurants or activities.
A perfect gift for Birthdays, Celebrations or just because.

Covid-19 Closure update

In cooperation with the Government guidance, the restaurants within the Corn Exchange will be closed until further notice.

Mother’s Day – Sunday 22nd March

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and Corn Exchange has plenty to offer to make sure mum’s get spoilt on their special day. The ultimate dining destination offers a wide variety of deals, dishes and daring activities that will ensure mums get the first-class treatment they deserve.

Mum’s Feasts for Free at Alston this Mother’s Day.

Alston Bar & Beef are giving Mum the day off this Mother’s Day.  Bring the family for the Sunday Feasting Menu and Mum gets to eat for free.

Celebrate your fabulous Mother this Mother’s Day.

Mother’s Day is on Sunday 22nd March! Celebrate one of the most important women in your life – your Mum.

Valentine’s Weekend 2020 At Corn Exchange

valentine's dayThe most romantic day of the year is nearly here. We’ve rounded up some of the best offers from around the Corn Exchange to help you plan the perfect date night.

Sweep your date off their feet with one of these fantastic date night ideas at the Corn Exchange this year.



Coming Soon – Döner Haus

The city’s hottest new restaurant, Döner Haus has confirmed it will open its door on 10th February.

Become a Pasta Master with Salvi’s

Become a Pasta Master at Salvis with their Pasta Cookery School. Salvis are Pasta experts, making all the pasta for the restaurant daily, following traditional, family recipes.


Whats On at the Corn Exchange

With 14 restaurants, an Aparthotel and Escape Hunt, there is always something going on at the Corn Exchange.
From cookery masterclasses & wine tasting to magic shows and special menus, there is always something new to see or do.

Celebrate your Gal’s this Galentine’s Day!

Grab your best girlfriends and celebrate your friendship over cocktails & tapas at Cosy Club.

Burns Night at Alston Bar & Beef

Three-course Burns Supper at Alston Bar & Beef for £35.
Available 24th – 26th January.

January 2020 Offers at the Corn Exchange

When the festive season ends, you’ll need something to look forward to.

At the Corn Exchange, we are here to help, with amazing January offers that will keep that festive feeling and party atmosphere going well into the New Year.





Veganuary 2020

Since 2014, Veganuary (vee-gan-uary) has inspired over half a million people to try Veganism.

Whether you are participating because you love animals or are interested in the health & environmental benefits,  there are plenty of fantastic dining options at The Corn Exchange to help you eat vegan.

Tampopo Cookery School – 2020 Dates.

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Tampopo Cookery School is back!

After running several successful events during the 2019 Manchester Food & Drink Festival, Tampopo has announced three new cookery class dates for 2020.

At the cookery school, customers will learn to prepare, make and cook some great East Asian dishes. Some of these dishes will be from Tampopo’s existing menu and some will be from the restaurants extensive back catalogue of dishes from over the years.


Mince Pies – Mexican Style at Wahaca!

​Back by popular demand these crispy sugar-coated parcels are filled with luxurious mincemeat with a touch of mezcal and served with brandy-butter ice cream. They are the business, end of.

For more info on this and all other things Christmas at Wahaca click here

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Father’s Day 2019 At Corn Exchange

Give your dad the Father’s Day treat he deserves this year with our restaurant’s fantastic selection of offers from free beers to Escape Hunt experiences. Make it a Father’s Day that he is sure to remember, find all of our brands’ offers below.

Book now!






Easter Weekend £400 Giveaway


Track down Escape Hunt’s furry friend this Easter weekend at Corn Exchange to win instant prizes in a wonderland themed hunt!

Valentine’s Day At Corn Exchange Manchester

valentine's dayAre you looking for the perfect way to sweep your loved one off their feet this valentine’s day? Then our restaurants are here to play cupid this! Enjoy a special meal with your someone special at Corn Exchange this year.



Black Friday Deals At Corn Exchange

Black FridayMake the most of our brands fantastic Black Friday deals! Whether you’re looking for a present for your foodie friend or to book a city break our brands have the perfect Black Friday deals for you.

From discounts on Cocktail Master Classes to fantastic hotel stays with Roomzzz for the perfect city break!

Don’t miss out on these amazing Black Friday Deals whilst they last!

February Half Term Deals

Head down to Manchester’s ultimate dining venue to keep the kids busy this half term. 

Corn Exchange has got it covered with exclusive, February half term offers that appeal to the whole family.

We’ve chosen some of the best.

Valentine’s Day 2018

Valentines DayLooking for the perfect place to spend Valentine’s Day with your someone special this year? Our restaurants are the perfect setting to let love blossom and send sparks flying. Find all of our restaurants here.

Cookbooks At Corn Exchange

Still looking for that perfect Christmas gift for your foodie friend or relative? We have an amazing selection of cookbooks available from our fantastic restaurants.

Gift Cards – The Perfect Christmas Gift

Looking for the perfect gift for your foodie friend or relative? Our restaurants have a fantastic selection of gift cards available for you.

New Year’s Eve At The Corn Exchange

Looking for the perfect way to celebrate new year’s eve 2017? Then our restaurants have the perfect party for you.

Christmas & New Year’s Eve Opening Times 2017

Visiting our restaurants over the festive period? Make sure to check out our brands opening times!




Manchester Christmas Markets

Manchester Christmas MarketsChristmas has arrived in Manchester! The Manchester Christmas Markets, lights and ice rink are in full swing and Christmas is certainly in the air!

Festa Italiana
Manchester’s New Italian Festival

Festa ItalianaManchester’s first free Italian festival is coming to Cathedral Gardens on June 23rd – 25th.

Treat Your Dad This Father’s Day

happy fathers dayLet your Dad know just how special he is to you this fathers day with us here at the Corn Exchange.

What’s new at the Corn Exchange this Easter?

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Let Us Treat Mum This Mother’s Day

Mother's Day Corn Exchange Manchester 2017This Mother’s Day why not treat your mum to a delicious meal at one of our fantastic restaurants so she knows just how much she means to you, with one of our fantastic mother’s day deals.




Manchester’s Latest Metrolink is Now Open

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Chinese New Year
Our Favourite Chicken Dishes

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Get Healthy? Try ‘VEGANUARY’ At Corn Exchange

Veganuary-heartLaunched in the UK in January 2014, Veganuary (vee-gan-uary) is a global charity that encourages people to try Vegan for a month (www.veganuary.com)

It’s Veganuary, a global call to action for people to sign up to a healthy lifestyle start to the year to not only experience the direct health benefits, but learn about the associated benefits of animal welfare.


Win £300 Vouchers To Spend At Corn Exchange!

This competition has now closed. The winner will be notified by email on Wednesday 1st February.

The Olympic Parade is coming to Manchester!

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MFDF Festival Menus at Corn Exchange

To celebrate the return MFDF, a number of Corn Exchange restaurants in Manchester have also created exclusive menus, available from 29th September to 10th October, offering up to four courses for just £15.

Tampopo MFDF Supper Club

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Enjoy a fantastic 5-course taste tour of Thailand’s bold and flavoursome food, for just £22 at Tampopo Corn Exchange on Wednesday 5th October.

Salvi’s MFDF Italian Gala Dinner

On Sunday 2nd October Salvi’s will be taking over the event space at the Festival Hub on Albert Square to host Manchester’s fist Italian Day. There will also a special Italian Gala dinner at their Corn Exchange restaurant with a four-course feast and Aperol drinks reception, live music and the chance to create your own Peroni Beer Cocktail. To book call the restaurant on 0161 222 8021salvi's Italian restaruant

Manchester’s Student Night Out September 27th

Special offers for Students at the Corn Exchange

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Post Your Pride Pic To WIn a Meal for 4 At Pho

Manchester Pride at Pho

Take a photo to Pho’s special Pride Photoboard in the Atrium this weekend, and post it on Twitter tagging @ManchesterPho for a chance to win a meal for 4.

New Photography Exhibition at Corn Exchange for Manchester Pride Weekend

Manchester pride Exhibition

A new photography exhibition showcasing famous faces and their connections to the city’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community is launched for Manchester Pride Weekend.

Our Guide to Restaurants near Manchester Arena

Looking for restaurants near Manchester Arena?  Here’s our top tips for pre Manchester Arena dining.


Corn Exchange – Manchester’s new dining quarter

With 12 fantastic new restaurants set to hit the city this summer, the historic grade II listed Corn Exchange will transform into an exciting dining destination, unique to Manchester. The revamped Corn Exchange will be home to exclusive eateries from the UK’s leading restaurants, including modern Italian, Vapiano, innovative Mexican, Wahaca, and deliciously exotic Brazilian barbecue, Cabana.