31 jaw-dropping January 2017 deals to make the most of in Manchester


Let’s face it, January is probably the most miserable month of the year. The weather is bound to be awful and you’ll probably have spent up over Christmas. But here’s some good news to cheer you up. January is also the month for bargains and there are some fantastic food, drink and entertainment offers out there to be had. So make the most of them while they’re still around.

Gusto Manchester – 50% off your Food Bill + Charity Donation

Not only is the beautiful cuisine at this Italian-inspired restaurant and grill half price throughout January when you book online www.gustorestaurants.uk.com/jansale, but they will add a donation of £1 per table to each bill that will go directly to the Tim Bacon Foundation cancer charity. Not available after 4pm on Saturdays

55% off Food at Grafene

There’s a massive 55% off full priced dishes all week – excluding Friday and Saturday after 6.00pm – and the seven course Taste of Losehill and afternoon tea menus at Grafene, so don’t miss this opportunity to try some of the finest food in Manchester. Book online and quote JAN55 – http://bit.ly/2hYDBUK

55% off Food at Dive NQ

Everyday except match days, there’s 55% off food at Dive NQ. Warm yourself up and opt for our chilli beef tacos or dig in to a big juicy burger. The deal includes everything from the main menu from midday till late.

Free Booths and 241 Drinks at The Milton Club

Every Friday throughout January stylish Deansgate venue The Milton Club will be bringing you the best RnB DJs and special January deals. With two for one on house spirits, selected beers and wines as well as FREE booths, who can resist? Valid for members on Fridays, membership card essential.  Deposit required to reserve a booth.

40% off Food at Tattu

There’s 40% off food throughout January at this contemporary Chinese restaurant in Spinningfields from 2 – 31January 2017. Tattu is also offering its private dining room, The Parlour, as the perfect location for belated celebrations – with no minimum spend required, complimentary prosecco reception for up to 40 guests and 3 course menus from £39 per person tattu.co.uk

 50% off Food at Artisan

50% off food at Artisan.  Not available Fridays or Saturdays after 5pm. Must be booked online. www.artisan.uk.com/jansale

50% off Food at Chaophraya

Get 50% off the a la carte or set menu at Chaophraya with the #CHAOPASS. Available every day except Saturdays. Maximum party of 6 people. Parties of 6 or more at the manager’s discretion. Book in advance. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.

40% off Food at Thaikhun

Sunday-Thursday throughout January. Food only. T&Cs apply. Book online to grab this great offer.

50% off Food at The Laundrette First Street

Everything you love about their Chorlton restaurant – great food, imaginative cocktails, friendly service and a large south facing terrace – conveniently located on First Street. Book here www.thelaundretteuk.com/manchester/#offer

50% off Food and a 99p Menu at Busaba

Tuck into beautiful Thai food at a fraction of the price at this city centre restaurant with 50% off food Sunday-Thursday from 2 January 2017 to 2 February when you sign up online. On 16 January there’s even a sale from 12-4pm, when guests can enjoy a selection of main courses for just 99p. Just pre-register on their website.

50% off at The Liquor Store Bars

As if 50% off your entire bill in January isn’t enough, those lovely people at The Liquor Store are offering 50% off in February, too! All you need to do is book in advance on 0161 834 6239. Maximum discount £100.

50% off Food at Grill on the Alley

50% off food at Grill on the Alley. Not available Friday or Saturday evenings from 5pm. Must be booked online. blackhouse.uk.com/page/jansale

Beer & Burger £6 at Walkabout

50% off selected drinks at this popular Aussie-inspired bar in The Printworks. You can also enjoy a beer and burger for £6 all day and chicken parmi for £5. No wonder this place is popular for with 50% off party packages too

Tusk Heaton Moor – 25% off Food

Tusk Heaton Moor are offering 25% off food Sunday to Thursday from 12pm throughout January. Dishes include the classics like fish and chips, steak frites and 21 day dry-aged fillet steak. There’s also a great range of vegetarian dishes and handcrafted pizzas. You must pre-book to take advantage of the offer either online at tuskmanchester.com or by calling 0161 442 4314

Rosylee – 50% off Food

Head to the Northern Quarter and get 50% off Rosylee’s best of British cuisine throughout January. Enjoy homemade British favourites like chicken pot pie and steak suet pudding. The offer excludes Saturdays but includes Sunday, so you can enjoy their supreme Sunday roast with all the trimmings at half the price. Pre-book to take advantage of the offer either online at rosylee.com or by calling 0161 228 6629.

50% off Food at Grill on New York Street

50% off food at Grill on New York Street. Not available Friday or Saturday evenings after 5pm. Must be booked online blackhouse.uk.com/page/jansale

Infamous Diner – 50% off Food

Think Infamous Diner for fully loaded burgers, dirty fries, real ice-cream sundaes and classic diner dishes with a tasty 50% off all food when you dine Monday to Friday. You must pre-book to take advantage of the offer either online at infamousdiner.co.uk or by calling 0161 819 1798.

Walrus and Tusk  – BOGOF Pizzas

Buy one of Walrus and Tusk’s hand-crafted pizzas, lovingly hand made daily, and get one free throughout January. The offer runs Sunday – Friday, so you can also enjoy their Beats & Brunch pizzas on a Sunday, with a Hip Hop DJ and a selection of boozy sharers.   Pre-book to take advantage of the offer either online at walrusmanchester.com or by calling 0161 828 8700.

Hula – 241 Cocktails

Beat the January blues and head to Hula’s tiki den in the Northern Quarter for 2-4-1 on all their tropical cocktails. You might not be sipping them on a beach, but you can certainly pretend you are. Available 5pm-9pm plus you can enjoy all your favourite Hip-Hop, RnB and party tunes every night of the week. hulabar.co.uk

Walrus – Bargain Basement

The Walrus basement club is renowned for being one of the best venues in the Northern Quarter for Hip-Hop, RnB and Garage. And throughout January if you’re partying in the basement you’ll get cheap booze, with drinks offers every Friday and Saturday, between 5pm and 10pm. Keep an eye out for the weekly offer and party nights at walrusmanchester.com

The Fitzgerald – Dry Gin-uary

If dry January just isn’t your thing, then The Fitzgerald will be offering Dry Gin-ary to all those who will be partaking in alcohol consumption throughout the month.That’s double gin and tonics for £5 throughout January, with a different speciality gin on offer each week.

Complimentary Room Hire, Packages, 25% off Afternoon Tea and More at Great John Street Hotel

This elegant city centre hotel is offering a range of affordable party packages for January, February and March 2017 – with complimentary event room hire for bookings in January. Enjoy food and drink packages for as little as £30 per person. Enjoy 25% off traditional afternoon tea at Great John Street hotel and King Street Tavern throughout January – to be released through Book-A-Table.

50% off Food at The Blue Pig

50% off food all day Monday-Friday from Monday 2 January 2017, excluding steak, small plates and sides. Don’t forget the £5 piggy lunches for a fiver Monday-Friday 12-3pm

50% off Food at King Street Tavern

Half-price food from Sunday-Friday throughout January 2017 at this stylish venue when you book online. Simply quote ‘Jan50’ in the comments box when you make your booking.

50% off Food at The Alchemist

50% off food at Spinningfields and New York St. Not available after 5pm on Fridays and all day Saturdays. Must be booked online www.thealchemist.uk.com/january-sale

Complimentary Breakfast at Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel 

Radisson Blu are offering free breakfast when you stay between 18 December and 26 February 2017. Enjoy an indulgent full English or a continental breakfast in beautiful surroundings on Peter Street.

50% off Food at Scene

50% off the January evening menu at Scene Indian Street Kitchen. T&Cs apply. Book online quoting Scene50.

Half price voltini at The Refuge at Principal Hotel

There’s 50% off voltini plates at Refuge every Monday – Thursday in January. Offer valid from 2– 31 January, Mondays – Thursdays only. Just select the 50% off voltini offer when you book online

Half-price at The Pen and Pencil

Whether it’s a working brunch with corned beef hash or a healthy taco salad, the New York style bar and eatery in the Northern Quarter is offering 50% of all food Monday-Friday throughout January excluding the Bottomless Brunch. All tables must be booked at [email protected] or Opentable.


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