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If you love eating out in Manchester, you can keep up with all the latest goings on at the Corn Exchange, right here.

Byron 25p Kids Deal

Byron - o2 priorityKids can eat for just 25p this summer when an adult buys any burger or large salad from the main menu at Byron if you are signed up to O2 Priority.

National Rum Day 2017

rum-2357653_960_720National Rum Day will be upon us again on August 16th. We are counting down our favourite Rum cocktails that our restaurants have to offer.


pele-whats-on-1Explore the life and career of a football icon, with art inspired by the Brazil legend and objects from the pinnacle of football at the National Football Museum.

Capture The Cathedral Exhibition

13906723_1132705966790886_7158668141123656372_nCome and explore one of Manchester’s most beautiful and iconic buildings, Manchester Cathedral. Their current exhibition for the Capture the Cathedral Competition is up and running and you can vote for your favourite photo.

Chetham’s Library – A Hidden Gem

AboutGet a tour of one of Manchester’s best-kept secrets. Chetham’s Library is housed within the medieval grounds of Chetham’s School and home to one of the best collections of books that Manchester has to offer.

Win A £50 Voucher For Vapiano

featured imageThis August we are giving you the chance to win a £50 voucher for Vapiano! Simply click here to enter!

Salvi’s Pasta Masterclass

salvis pasta masterclassBecome a ‘pasta master’ and learn the secrets of beautiful, simple Neapolitan cuisine with Maurizio himself at Salvi’s Cookery School experience.

Amazing Summer Menu’s

2Now that we are well and truly into summer, our restaurants have some amazing summer menu’s and specials for you.

Salvis Festa Fridays

20017735_847496002092758_8673520495123554869_oOn Friday 14th of July, join Salvi’s for their first Festa Friday, an evening of cocktails, live music and flare bartending with their new team of performance bar staff!

Mobike Manchester

Mobike ManchesterMobike Manchester has arrived! You can now cycle around the city with ease and comfort thanks to this initiative bike share system!

Vapiano Summer Salads

csm_Insalata_Reef_n_Beef_bff178354aSummertime is salad time! So look out for the Vapiano Summer Salads on their menu. Here’s a taste – and we’re letting you in on what ingredients belong in the perfect salad.

Happy 10th Birthday Byron

10th birthday 1260 x 900Happy Birthday Byron! 10 years of proper hamburgers, craft beers and extra thick shakes. We can’t wait to celebrate it with you.

Win A Meal For 2 At Cabana – Competition Closed

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Celebrate Graduation

graduation offersYou have graduated, congratulations! Now the hard work is over, reward yourself with a graduation meal to remember!

Banyan Hendrick’s Perfect Serve

banyan g&tLove gin? Then Banyan’s Hendricks Perfect Serve is just for you! Choose from their selection of 5 different Fever-Tree tonics.

Cabana New Summer Menu

cabana - the big dishThe Cabana new summer menu has launched featuring their brand new headliner… THE BIG DISH!

Festa Italiana
Manchester’s New Italian Festival

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

Explore Japan At Tampopo’s Supper Club

tampopo supper clubTampopo’s amazing supper clubs are back! Get a welcome drink and a 5 course meal for just £22, don’t miss out! Explore Japan on Wednesday June 21st at 7:15pm.

Win A Salvi’s £50 Bar Tab – Competition Closed

salvis comp website imageLove cocktails? Then enter our competition to win a £50 bar tab at Salvi’s Terrazza Bar, 18+ only. Enter Now.

Cosy Club
Hendrick’s Gin Terrace

cosy gin on the terraceCosy Club is welcoming one and all to their outdoor terrace on Friday 16th June for a Hendrick’s Gin and Cucumber or two.

Graduate With Mowgli!
Graduation Special Menu

mowgli graduationYou have graduated, congratulations! Now the hard work is over, reward yourself with Mowgli graduation with their Special Graduation Menu!

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.

Manchester Day #WeLoveMCR

manchester day 2Sunday 18th June is Manchester Day, the whole of Manchester will be celebrating everything that we love about our wonderful city. So come on you Manchester Bee’s lets make it a good one.

+ A Meal At Pho

Persuasion comp imageDon’t miss your chance to win Persuasion tickets for 2 at The Royal Exchange Theater, plus a meal for two at Pho. Enter Now.

Byron Oreo Freakshake

byron freakshakeHave you had the joy of trying the Byron Oreo Freakshake? If not you are missing out! Watch our video to see how it is made.

Wahaca Summer Menu Review

wahaca summer menuWahaca treated our resident food lovers, Matt and his girlfriend, to a taste of their new and exciting Wahaca summer menu, packed full of flavor it did not disappoint!

Corn Exchange Open

i love mcr 1024x768Corn Exchange Manchester is open, we look forward to welcoming visitors from around our wonderful city. Our thoughts are still with our neighbours at the Arena, all those affected and their families.

New Summer Menus

summer menusWe have an amazing selection of new summer menus at 3 of our fantastic restaurants, including Wahaca, Cosy Club and Banyan.

Win Lunch For 4 At Byron

1Enter our May competition for a chance to win lunch for 4 at Byron Corn Exchange with their new £10 lunch menu. Winner will be picked on 1st June 2017. To enter click here.

Coeliac Awareness and the Gluten Free Revolution

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Wahaca Taco Tuesday
It’s A Thing

Taco Tuesday at WahacaWahaca has done what no else has been able to do so far, they have decided to take it upon themselves to save Tuesdays, and we are very happy about it.

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.

500 Free Chicken Burgers At Byron

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The Chicken Run hits Byron this Friday 30th September with 500 free chicken burgers washed down with 1000 BrewDog beers.

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.

Turn Up The Heat At Cabana For Manchester Bank Holiday

Its hot, hot, hot at Cabana this Manchester Bank Holiday with two fabulous events to try out. If Salsa, or Beach parties are your thing then this is the place to be.

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.