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27th February 2024

A brewing success: Withington’s new Something More Productive

Stepping into Withington’s newly treasured coffee spot, we speak to the owner of Something More Productive

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26th February 2024

Not just another New Year deal: A review of Lucky Ramen

Offering 50% off from Monday to Wednesday, Lucky Ramen is the perfect student spot to try this semester
19th February 2024

Rusholme’s finest sandwich is the Kurdish shawarma at Al-Zain

This Curry Mile favourite serves shawarma and beautifully fresh salad in freshly baked bread, and its affordable food is some of Manchester’s best

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Boogie on down to The Blues Kitchen’s all-new Friday happy hour
7th February 2024

Boogie on down to The Blues Kitchen’s all-new Friday happy hour

£6 cocktails, free chicken wings and live music: The Blues Kitchen’s Friday happy hour is an offer you won’t be able to resist
Bored of breakfast? Try this…
29th January 2024

Bored of breakfast? Try this…

Tired of miserable mornings before uni? Or have you had enough of that 99p cereal? Either way, start semester two with a bounce in your step with these quick breakfast recipes
Guide to the 2023 Manchester Christmas Markets
14th December 2023

Guide to the 2023 Manchester Christmas Markets

Here’s a look at some stalls you shouldn’t miss at this years Christmas markets
Pasta alla Norma di Fallowfield
14th December 2023

Pasta alla Norma di Fallowfield

A simple, cheap, and meat-free pasta dish
PappaRoti review: Malaysian coffee buns make their mark in Manchester
13th December 2023

PappaRoti review: Malaysian coffee buns make their mark in Manchester

PappaRoti in Piccadilly Gardens provides a comforting atmosphere for consumption of their customisable coffee buns
The Blues Kitchen ‘Tur-duck-en Burger’ review: A ‘clucking’ good burger
12th December 2023

The Blues Kitchen ‘Tur-duck-en Burger’ review: A ‘clucking’ good burger

The Blues Kitchen have delivered a showstopping Christmas delight this year with the all new Tur-duck-en Burger
Step into Christmas at Diecast’s Winterhood
8th December 2023

Step into Christmas at Diecast’s Winterhood

Live Christmas music, mouth-watering food and drink, and jaw-dropping entertainment wrapped up into one: Winterhood is the present we’ve been waiting for
Christmas dinner alternatives
7th December 2023

Christmas dinner alternatives

For those who are bored of the classic Christmas roast, here are some alternatives for your festive dinner with housemates or family
Freight Island: The Twilight Trail
4th December 2023

Freight Island: The Twilight Trail

Christmas may have arrived early with the launch of the spectacular “Twilight Trail” at Freight Island
Ten top tips for Freshers this flat Christmas
29th November 2023

Ten top tips for Freshers this flat Christmas

A step by step guide to hosting a successful Christmas dinner with your flat this winter
Have yourself a very merry spritzmas with these festive cocktail recipes
27th November 2023

Have yourself a very merry spritzmas with these festive cocktail recipes

Gin-gle your way into Christmas with these five delicious cocktail recipes
Soul-warming miso beans: A cosy dish to conquer the cold in Manchester
24th November 2023

Soul-warming miso beans: A cosy dish to conquer the cold in Manchester

Beans, beans, good for your heart, warm yourself up with this recipe to start!
Winter wonders at The Black Friar: A cosy tavern delight
20th November 2023

Winter wonders at The Black Friar: A cosy tavern delight

Are you sick of the miserable weather? Are you a lover of classic, warming British dishes? Are you ready to be immersed in the Christmas spirit? If so, get yourself down to The Black Friar in Salford to try out their new winter menu
Fall? More like the rise of the seasonal veg
15th November 2023

Fall? More like the rise of the seasonal veg

Try these recipes featuring seasonal ingredients to elevate your culinary experience through these winter blues
Review: Freight Island – Payal’s Bombay Curry Club
9th November 2023

Review: Freight Island – Payal’s Bombay Curry Club

Are you a curry lover? Why not head down to Escape to Freight Island’s latest all-you-can-eat curry buffet to enjoy a selection of delicious dishes