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Welcome to Confidential Guides. Here you’ll find the best food, drink and things to do in the North.

Lamb Laziz at Zouk, Manchester

Zouk

Oxford Road Restaurant - Indian subcontinent
A negroni and passion star martini at Cicchetti

Cicchetti

Deansgate Restaurant - Italian

Exhibition

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Global
The cheese and meat sharing board at Haunt - a recommended wine bar and coffee shop in Manchester city centre.

Haunt

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - European
Dining at Pendergast's Steakhouse, Warrington

Pendergast’s Steakhouse

Warrington Restaurant - British
Cocktail served at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Manchester

Hyatt Regency Hotel Manchester

Oxford Road Hotel
Manchester Central is a Confidential Guides recommended Christmas party venue.

Manchester Central

Manchester City Centre Events Venues
One of the dishes served at Oxa, a modern British restaurant on the Wirral, Merseyside.

OXA

Oxton Restaurant - Modern British
Artwork by British-Indian sculptor Anish Kapoor at Tate Liverpool

Tate Liverpool

Albert Dock Art Galleries
Sunset at Australasia in Manchester city centre

Australasia

Spinningfields Restaurant - Pan Asian

The best places for breakfast in Liverpool

Malmaison Deansgate Bar & Grill

Manchester City Centre Restaurant
Stunning views from the living room at Hyatt House aparthotel in Manchester

Hyatt House

Oxford Road Hotel

Malmaison Manchester Piccadilly Bar & Grill

Piccadilly Restaurant - American

Wrights Fish & Chip Shop

Greater Manchester Restaurant - British

15 of the best Manchester pubs

Malmaison Liverpool

Princes Dock Hotel

Malmaison Liverpool Bar & Grill

Princes Dock Restaurant - American

Malmaison Manchester Piccadilly

Piccadilly Hotel

Piccolino Didsbury

Didsbury Restaurant - Italian
Inside The Palm House at Sefton Park in Liverpool

Sefton Park

Sefton Park Parks & Gardens
Downstairs lobby at Clayton Hotel Manchester

Clayton Hotel Manchester

Manchester City Centre Hotel
Quest Apartments are a dog-friendly place to stay in Liverpool.

Quest Apartment Hotel Liverpool

Liverpool City Centre Hotel
Hope Street Hotel is a dog friendly hotel in Liverpool.

Hope Street Hotel

Georgian Quarter Hotel

Dog friendly hotels in Liverpool

Exterior of the restaurant Alfredo's Social with its famous clock

Alfredo’s Social

Stockport Town Centre Restaurant
Evuna

Evuna Manchester NQ

Northern Quarter Restaurant - Spanish

Malmaison Manchester Spa

Piccadilly Spas

Pattersons at Escape to Freight Island

Piccadilly Restaurant - American
One of the rooms at Leven Hotel in Manchester city centre

Leven Hotel Manchester

Gay Village Hotel

Evuna Manchester Deansgate

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Spanish

New restaurants and bars on Confidential Guides

Riva Blu Liverpool

Cavern Quarter Restaurant - Italian
Premier Suites in Liverpool is dog-friendly for those staying for 29 nights or more.

Premier Suites Liverpool

Liverpool City Centre Hotel

The Alan Hotel

Manchester City Centre Hotel
Beef tataki at Sora Manchester, a rooftop bar and restaurant in Malmaison Deansgate

Sora Manchester

Manchester City Centre Restaurant
The Ropewalks Hotel is a dog-friendly hotel in Liverpool.

Ropewalks Hotel

Ropewalks Hotel
One of the holes at Golf Fang Liverpool, a crazy golf bar in the city centre.

Golf Fang Liverpool

Baltic Triangle Activities
The infinity pool at King Street Townhouse - one of the coolest hotels near Manchester Arena

King Street Townhouse

Manchester City Centre Hotel
A bedroom at Yotel Manchester Deansgate.

Yotel Manchester Deansgate

Manchester City Centre Hotel

The best record shops in Liverpool

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Rogan & Co.

Cumbria Restaurant - Modern British
Sunday lunch at Founder's Hall on Albert Square, Manchester city centre.

Founder’s Hall

Manchester City Centre Pubs

Where to celebrate Father’s Day in Manchester

The famous arches and stage of the Cavern Club in Liverpool

The Cavern Club

Cavern Quarter Historic Buildings & Sites
One of the suites at Residence Inn by Marriott Manchester Piccadilly

Residence Inn by Marriott Manchester Piccadilly

Piccadilly Hotel
The XOXO best-selling cocktail at Shady Duck

Shady Duck

Liverpool City Centre Bars
Almost Famous Brunch

Almost Famous Liverpool

Ropewalks Restaurant - American

5 water parks and leisure pools in Manchester and the North West

Staycity Aparthotel Waterfront

Albert Dock Hotel
The exterior of The Beatles Story museum in Liverpool

The Beatles Story

Albert Dock Museums
The Bridge, a hotel and restaurant in Prestbury, Cheshire

The Bridge

Prestbury Hotel

The Pen & Pencil

Northern Quarter Restaurant - Global
Tom Barnes of Skof, Manchester's new fine dining restaurant

Skof

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Modern British
Loft apartment at Roomzzz Manchester City

Roomzzz Manchester City

Chinatown (Manchester) Hotel

Manchester Piccadilly Hotel

Manchester City Centre Hotel
One of the dishes served at MUSU in Manchester

MUSU

Spinningfields Restaurant - Japanese

Boutique 56

Liverpool City Centre Hotel

Pattersons

Ropewalks Restaurant - American

Taylor Town: A Swiftie’s guide to Liverpool

The Bells of Peover, a country pub in Cheshire, just south of Knutsford

The Bells of Peover

Knutsford Restaurant
Freight Island in spring / summer

Freight Island

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Global

Atlas Bar

Manchester City Centre Bars
A selection of the small plates at Voyagers, one of Liverpool's most exciting new restaurants for 2024.

Voyagers

Ropewalks Restaurant - Global

Girls on tour: the best places for a Manchester hen do

Church Street by Supercity Aparthotels

Northern Quarter Hotel
Infinity Apartments in Liverpool are great for large groups

Infinity Apartments

Liverpool City Centre Hotel

Federation Gym

Northern Quarter Gyms
One of the dishes served at Kambuja in Marple - one of the few Cambodian restaurants in the North.

Kambuja

Marple Restaurant - Cambodian
Manchester River Cruises Pirates and Mermaids - a recommended half-term day out in Manchester.

Manchester River Cruises

Salford Quays Activities

Opera Grill

Chester Restaurant - Global
Hakkapo is a Japanese restaurant in Manchester's First Street district.

Hakkapo

Manchester City Centre Restaurant

BAB NQ

Northern Quarter Restaurant - Middle Eastern

Where to watch the Euros 2024 in Liverpool

Puri grazing platter at Indian Tiffin Room Liverpool

Indian Tiffin Room Liverpool

Ropewalks Restaurant - Indian subcontinent

Motel One Royal Exchange

Manchester City Centre Hotel

Malmaison Manchester Deansgate

Manchester City Centre Hotel
Ground floor lounge and bar area at Leonardo Hotel Manchester Central

Leonardo Hotel Manchester Central

Manchester City Centre Hotel
The Vicarage, a hotel and restaurant in Cheshire

The Vicarage

Holmes Chapel Hotel
The rooms at The Maldron Hotel, Manchester City Centre

Maldron Hotel Manchester City Centre

Manchester City Centre Hotel

Race day eats: Where to refuel after the Great Manchester Run

Roast dinner and a pint at 11 Central in Mediacity Manchester.

11 Central

Salford Quays Bars
Steak at San Carlo - one of the Hot 50 Restaurants in Manchester for March.

San Carlo Manchester

Deansgate Restaurant - Italian
Tapas dishes at Evuna, a Spanish restaurant in Knutsford, Cheshire

Evuna Knutsford

Knutsford Restaurant
Roomzzz Manchester Victoria Sovereign Suite Spiral Staircase

Roomzzz Manchester Victoria

Manchester City Centre Hotel
Man demonstrating a lunge on a reformer pilates machine at Runway Pilates Manchester

Runway Pilates Manchester

Northern Quarter Gyms
A bedroom at Dakota Manchester, a hotel in the Northern Quarter, Manchester.

Dakota Manchester

Northern Quarter Hotel

San Carlo Liverpool

Cavern Quarter Restaurant - Italian
Grilled prawns with chilli, lime & coconut sauce at The Burbs restaurant in Heaton Moor

The ‘Burbs

Heaton Moor Restaurant

Rays for days: the best beer gardens and roof terraces in Manchester

Cocktail served at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Manchester

The Laureate Restaurant

Manchester Restaurant - Global
Piccolino Liverpool burrata salad

Piccolino Liverpool

Cavern Quarter Restaurant - Italian

The best places for breakfast in Liverpool

Seafood at The Assheton Arms, a country pub with rooms to stay overnight, near Pendle Hill and Clitheroe in Lancashire

Assheton Arms

Clitheroe Restaurant - British
Oysters from Climat, Manchester.

Climat

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Modern British
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L’Enclume

Cumbria Restaurant - Modern British
Dakota Grill Manchester Lamb Rump

Dakota Grill Manchester

Northern Quarter Restaurant - Modern British

15 of the best Manchester pubs

Room at Motel One

Motel One Piccadilly

Piccadilly Hotel
The Halyard at Ropewalks, a hotel in Liverpool

The Halyard

Ropewalks Hotel
Two pints of craft beer at Seven Bro7hers Manchester, also known as the Ancoats Beerhouse.

Seven Bro7hers Ancoats

Ancoats Restaurant - American

Riva Blu Leeds

Leeds Restaurant - Italian

Scottish Steakhouse at Manchester Piccadilly Hotel

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - British

Piccolo by Piccolino

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Italian

The Restaurant Bar & Grill Liverpool

Liverpool City Centre Restaurant - Global
Halle St Peter's on Cutting Room Square - a rehearsal space and concert venue in Ancoats, Manchester

Hallé St Peter’s

Ancoats Music Venues
A burger at Almost Famous Withington

Almost Famous Withington

Withington Restaurant
Study alcove in John Rylands Library in Manchester city centre

John Rylands Research Institute and Library

Spinningfields Historic Buildings & Sites

Dog friendly hotels in Liverpool

One of the best restaurants in the North West, San Carlo Alderley Edge. Cheshire.

San Carlo Alderley Edge

Alderley Edge Restaurant - Italian

ibis Budget Manchester Airport

Manchester Hotel

Henrock

Cumbria Restaurant - Modern British

Spice Thai

Ropewalks Restaurant - Thai

New restaurants and bars on Confidential Guides

The Black Friar

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - Modern British

Ciaooo Neapolitan Pizzeria

Northern Quarter Restaurant - Italian

The Fountain House

Manchester City Centre Restaurant - British
Coconut, passion fruit & banana from Restaurant 8 in Liverpool

Restaurant 8

Cavern Quarter Restaurant - Modern British
Bedroom at Manchester Hall with roll-top bath - a romantic Manchester hotel for Valentine's day.

Manchester Hall

Deansgate Hotel
Christmas at Down the Hatch in Liverpool

Down The Hatch

Ropewalks Restaurant - Vegan
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