Tag: Living Ventures

Nov 06
Grill on the Alley set to close as Living Ventures announce more bad news in restaurant slump

There’s more bad news on Manchester’s dining scene, as bar and restaurant…

Oct 09
Artisan and Manchester House close doors following ‘period of difficult trading’

It’s bad news for city centre restaurants Artisan and Manchester House Bar and…

Jul 09
FREE CHAMPAGNE! Celebrate your brilliance with bubbles at these top-notch Manchester venues

The hard part’s over. Now it’s time for the good stuff. After months of stress and…

Jul 09
The best places to celebrate your graduation in Manchester

Congratulations. You’ve made it. Time to leave thoughts of dissertation drudge and…

May 29
Manchester to get first taste of FINCA’s Million Pound Menu

Following their successful appearance on BBC’s hugely popular food show Million Pound…

Jan 24
Manchester House restaurant reopens with new menu – and new head chef

Manchester House has reopened after the traditional post-Christmas break with a new…

Nov 22
Manchester House chef patron moves to stunning new rooftop restaurant 20 stories high

Restaurant group D&D London has announced that Aiden Byrne has been appointed chef…

Sep 22
Manchester’s first ever citywide banquet raises over £527,000 for Tim Bacon Foundation

Singing sensation Beverley Knight wowed a star-studded crowd at The Albert Hall last…

Aug 16
The Oast House to become permanent Spinningfields fixture after revamp

A long-term lease arrangement has been secured for one of Manchester’s most popular…

Jul 06
Made in Manchester: the restaurants that feed the nation

Manchester is known as the place where we dug canals, built railways, invented…

Jun 01
Beverley Knight to sing at Tim Bacon Foundation charity event

Beverley Knight will be the headline act at the Tim Bacon Foundation Dream the…

May 04
Manchester to stage world’s first simultaneous charity dining experience for over 1000 people

Manchester’s first ever city-wide banquet in aid of charity is aiming to raise…

Apr 15
Best of British restaurants in Gtr Manchester for great local grub

Sit up straight and use your knife and fork. St George’s Day is a great excuse to try…

Mar 31
Old favourite Grill on the Alley celebrates 10 years in Manchester with revamp

Celebrated Manchester steak restaurants Grill on the Alley and Grill on New York…

Mar 24
Grand Pacific celebrates its launch with grand VIP party

Last week saw the opening of one of the most talked about venues in recent years…

Mar 16
A first look inside new Grand Pacific restaurant before it opens its doors

Today marked the opening of one of the most talked about venues in Manchester’s…

Mar 10
Room for one more: from Reform Club to birthplace of bling to Grand Pacific

The eagerly anticipated reincarnation of Reform, one of Manchester’s most iconic…

Feb 23
Top haunts in Manchester for celebrity spotting

Manchester always gets its dose of celebrity action. From Bieber to Becks, Drake to…

Jan 16
Review: Grill on the Alley still hits the spot after over a decade of no-nonsense food and charm

Grill on the Alley has been one of the places to go to for great steaks since it…

Jan 12
Living Ventures to throw fundraising party in true Tim Bacon style at a secret Manchester venue

The late Tim Bacon was very fond of saying “it’s onwards and upwards!”…

Jan 10
Support The Tim Bacon Foundation by doing what the man loved – wining and dining

From sometime actor in an obscure Australian television soap to chief executive of a…

Dec 02
Review: Winter a la carte menu at Gusto Restaurant

With fifteen branches of Gusto across the UK, and three more due to open in 2017, the…

Nov 04
A last look at the legendary Reform Club before it becomes Grand Pacific

Built in 1871 as The Reform Club, this impressive and beautiful  three-storey site on…

Oct 22
She Says, He Says Review: Lunchtime dining at Manchester House

Have you ever read a restaurant review and disagreed with it? Or been to a restaurant…

Aug 08
Battle of the Sunday roasts: The Grill On The Alley with all the trimmings

I’m old enough to remember when The Grill On The Alley used to be Est Est Est,…

May 16
Special memorial of Tim Bacon (statue?) to be incorporated into urban landscape of Spinningfields

Allied London and Living Ventures are set to find a way to commemorate Tim Bacon's…

May 08
Memorial of Tim Bacon – celebrate his extraordinary life with everyone who loved him

Tim Bacon died on Friday 29th April 2016 after losing a brave battle with cancer. As…