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Food & Drink

Croque Madame (2)

Recipe: Croque-Madame

What better brunch could there possibly be? Toast, ham, melted cheese and a white sauce. Sunday morning perfection

Photo: Daisy Tolcher

Review: The Levenshulme Food Market

This weekly fixture is sure to become a staple of your lunch breaks

wikisource: Mervin Elberg

Mackie Mayor

The presence of the Bee, the Manchester spirit animal, is felt strongly in these vaulted ceilings

Photo: Georgia Gordon

Fitting the Student Budget – 4 meals that cost less than a Chesters

Save the pennies and your waistline…

Photo: Charlie Baskerville

Recipe: Beef Wellington with a Steak Diane sauce

A sexy beef welly recipe to treat your housemates to some proper winter grub

Photo: Savannah Gough

Review: Elnecot

Newly opened in Ancoats, Elnecot’s menu features an array of local craft ales and gins and period recipes using locally sourced, seasonal products

Photo: City Munch

Money saving app CityMunch Launches in Manchester

London-based start-up CityMunch has launched in Manchester, offering “real time” deals benefitting both independent restaurants and customers

Photo: Anokhi Shah

Review: Federal

Two experiences of Manchester’s coolest brunch bar

Photo: Pelican @ Flickr

Review: Zouk Teabar and Grill

Offering a so-called contemporary take on Indian cuisine, Zouk may well be the best Indian I have experienced in Manchester, however the service may well be the worst

Photo by Joe Taylor

Review: Tibetan Kitchen, Chorlton

I have never been to Tibet, nor do I really know anything about Tibetan culture, aside from the quintessentials: Sherpas, the Dalai Lama, Free Tibet….

Photo: Chris Bull, Manchester Literature Festival

At My Table: Nigella Lawson in conversation

We joined Nigella Lawson and Jeanette Winterson as they discussed the fundamental pleasures of food

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Review: DosaXpress

The Dosa, indigenous to South India, takes centre stage in the back streets of Withington