The second biggest city in the UK, Manchester is home to many great restaurants and cafes. From homemade vegetarian meals to world class food festivals, the city has it all.
Usually hosted in the autumn, Manchester Food & Drink Festival is a nationally acclaimed event that brings food lovers from across the world together. With a whole calendar of events including sushi-making classes and food tasting courses, this is an event you won't want to miss.
Originally home to Manchester's iconic Marble Brewery, the Marble Arch Inn serves a wide variety of craft beers straight from the brewery, now housed just a stone's throw away from the inn. There's also an open kitchen, serving up modern British food that is far better than your standard pub fare.
The Earth Cafe is a peaceful retreat where you can fill up on wholesome vegetarian dishes and rainbow-coloured juices. The menu features drinks with happy and healthful names like Transcendental and Pineapple Love Bomb, and of course, they’re all organic and packed full of antioxidants.
Amongst the epic wildlife, you’ll find a Victorian themed tea room with a delicious cream tea served in vintage china. What better way to experience this traditional pastime than surrounded by The River Spodden and truly spectacular waterfalls at the Healey Dell Nature Reserve.