The Weekender – 04 August 20232 months ago
The Hot 50 Manchester restaurants
These are the places that everyone was eating at in July.
Free things to do on a rainy day in Manchester
It’s your summer 2023 survival kit.
The best family-friendly restaurants in Liverpool
Creative kids’ menus, welcoming vibes, and every colour of crayon, non-chewed.
The best gyms for strength training in Manchester
The British Weightlifting Championships comes to Manchester Central this weekend. If you’re a lifter, or want to become one, our guide will tell you where to train – and maybe next year you’ll be competing yourself.
Happy Birthday to The Black Friar
The Black Friar is giving away over £72k worth of prizes in August. To celebrate their second birthday, every guest (whether drinking or dining) will receive an instant win Birthday Scratch Card. Every card is a winner with prizes ranging from a free cocktail, to £10-£200 off your next visit, to your entire bill for free, right on the spot.
The Friar is feeling generous indeed.
T&C’s apply. Walk ins + bookings welcome. Scratch cards available until the end of August (or until they run out).
Special occasions and indulgent treats
The North West’s restaurants have some spectacular dining rooms and exceptional food when it’s time for a treat.
Premier Club Update
Last week we added Peaky Blinders to our growing list of Premier Club restaurant partners. They are offering 25% off food Sun-Weds for Premier Club members. We’ve also added some new hotel and aparthotel partners. Supercity Church Street, Yotel and Jacksonheim Boutique Apartments are offering 15% of stays.
You can use your membership card to get 15% or more off popular lifestyle brands and 20-25% off food and drink as many times as you like.
We’re adding more partners each week.