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MCR's Indie Coffee Culture RisingNQ Keeps 4244 Until XmasREVIEW: Evuna, Northern QuarterCelebrate Christmas With Uncle Albert

MCR's Indie Coffee Culture Rising

Clare Wiley on the city's 'third wave' bean nerds saving your brew

NQ Keeps 4244 Until Xmas

Great British Menu chef, Mary-Ellen McTague, has announced her pop-up restaurant will remain on Edge Street until 23 December

REVIEW: Evuna, Northern Quarter

Lucy Tomlinson on good tapas, empty pockets and Señor Jamón

Celebrate Christmas With Uncle Albert

50% off selected dates at Albert’s Shed, Albert’s Didsbury and Albert’s Worsley
MCR's Indie Coffee Culture RisingMCR's Indie Coffee Culture RisingClare Wiley on the city's 'third wave' bean nerds saving your brew
NQ Keeps 4244 Until XmasNQ Keeps 4244 Until XmasGreat British Menu chef, Mary-Ellen McTague, has announced her pop-up restaurant will remain on Edge Street until 23 December
REVIEW: Evuna, Northern QuarterREVIEW: Evuna, Northern QuarterLucy Tomlinson on good tapas, empty pockets and Señor Jamón
Celebrate Christmas With Uncle AlbertCelebrate Christmas With Uncle Albert50% off selected dates at Albert’s Shed, Albert’s Didsbury and Albert’s Worsley
Mr Thomas's Chop HouseMr Thomas's Chop HouseCelebrate Christmas with classic British cooking
Guerrilla Eats: Secret Burger BattleGuerrilla Eats: Secret Burger BattleOk, ok, burgers have been done to death. But not quite like this...
GALLERY: B.Eat Street VS Guerrilla EatsGALLERY: B.Eat Street VS Guerrilla EatsDavid Blake on MCR's 'street food' face-off
REVIEW: Bill's Restaurant, City CentreREVIEW: Bill's Restaurant, City CentreJonathan Schofield gets on a soap box and wants more edge
Lily's Vegetarian RestaurantLily's Vegetarian RestaurantVegetarian Indian Cuisine and Grocery, Ashton-under-Lyne recognised in the Good Food Guide 2015 as a 'readers recommend'
Indulge Yourself At Tea 42Indulge Yourself At Tea 42And you can try it for half price
Relish Rosso In Your Own KitchenRelish Rosso In Your Own KitchenRosso feature in acclaimed North West cookbook, Relish
Good Times At The Elixir MasterclassGood Times At The Elixir MasterclassA tutorial in top tipples
Man VS Ribs At Cane & GrainMan VS Ribs At Cane & GrainWe tried and failed – now it's your turn
Gorgeous New Lunch Menu At RossoGorgeous New Lunch Menu At RossoRustic, hearty dishes for Italian winter dining
PREVIEW: Fazenda By GordoPREVIEW: Fazenda By GordoGordo on the Leeds 'Churrascaria' heading for Spinningfields this November
REVIEW: Hunan Restaurant, ChinatownREVIEW: Hunan Restaurant, ChinatownJonathand Schofield has a new Chinatown favourite
BEST OF MCR: Where's The Best Sunday Roast?BEST OF MCR: Where's The Best Sunday Roast?Confidential needs your help with this one...
Take A Trip To The Indian Tiffin RoomTake A Trip To The Indian Tiffin RoomA real taste of India awaits
REVIEW: Richmond Tea Rooms, The VillageREVIEW: Richmond Tea Rooms, The VillageL'Oréal Blackett dives down the rabbit hole and finds great cake
REVIEW: Siam Smiles, ChinatownREVIEW: Siam Smiles, ChinatownLucy Tomlinson on Thai food, Rooney custard and effusive reviews
BEST of MCR: BreakfastsBEST of MCR: BreakfastsThe Confidential team takes the most important meal of the day very seriously
Seven North West Restaurants In Times Top 100Seven North West Restaurants In Times Top 100The French wins again. But not one new addition for the North West from last year? Not one? Really?
Christmas Parties at RoomChristmas Parties at RoomIt’s got the food, the setting and the style
NEW: Caffeine & Co, Old Granada StudiosNEW: Caffeine & Co, Old Granada StudiosPopular Spinningfields independent coffee house relocates 150 metres away
REVIEW: Baltic Cellar, Albert SquareREVIEW: Baltic Cellar, Albert SquareJonathan Schofield on a pleasant new Eastern European restaurant that needs to time its cooking
NEW: Wahaca Coming To The Corn Exchange?NEW: Wahaca Coming To The Corn Exchange?London 'Mexican market eating' chain applies for licence in new 'all-food' Corn Exchange
GALLERY: Art And Food, Rosso RestaurantGALLERY: Art And Food, Rosso RestaurantLottie Moore snaps the Reflections of Manchester launch and the Confidential Dinner Club
BEST OF MCR: Indie Coffee And Tea ShopsBEST OF MCR: Indie Coffee And Tea ShopsConfidential on bypassing the major chains to find the best artisan brew in the city.
REVIEW: 4244, Northern QuarterREVIEW: 4244, Northern QuarterDavid Blake on the Great British Menu chef dipping into the city centre
The Lawn Club: Idyllic Winter Retreat For The Festive FunctionThe Lawn Club: Idyllic Winter Retreat For The Festive…Stylish winter party venue in the city centre
REVIEW: Victor's Eatery, HaleREVIEW: Victor's Eatery, HaleDeanna Thomas on Neighbourhood's glamorous push into the monied provinces
Neil Sowerby’s October Wine OdysseyNeil Sowerby’s October Wine OdysseyFrom Greece to the New World via his favourite Champagne
Christmas Parties At Per TuttiChristmas Parties At Per TuttiRoast duck, draught fizz, live music...we like the sound of this
PREVIEW: IndyManBeerCon, Beer AdventuresPREVIEW: IndyManBeerCon, Beer AdventuresNeil Sowerby’s October beer ramblings
REVIEW: Chalk Bar & Grill, DidsburyREVIEW: Chalk Bar & Grill, DidsburyLucy Tomlinson has a northern moment in a Didsbury bubble quaffer
GALLERY: New Underground Tequila Den LaunchesGALLERY: New Underground Tequila Den LaunchesXOLO is the latest offering from the Black Dog gang
FIRST LOOK: Pot Kettle Black, Barton ArcadeFIRST LOOK: Pot Kettle Black, Barton ArcadeL'Oréal Blackett gets a feel for the rugby boy's new independent coffeehouse
B.Eat Street's Food Fight To Hit Great NorthernB.Eat Street's Food Fight To Hit Great NorthernAward-winning event organisers to stage next bash above Lucha Libre and All-Star Lanes for ten weeks from Friday 17 October
Too Late!
Two Free Tickets For Harvey Nichols Event: 6 OctoberTwo Free Tickets For Harvey Nichols Event: 6 OctoberWoodall's Charcuterie offer a cut above offer
Gordo's Bits'n'Bobs: October 2014Gordo's Bits'n'Bobs: October 2014The Fat One on James Martin, Iberica, free booze, Yank beef, posh butchers, annoying trees and bitterness

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