All the August Manchester restaurant deals, discounts and offers you need in 2023

50% off wine, free pizzas, half-price meals and plenty more to get excited about.

Georgina Pellant Georgina Pellant - 5th August 2023

August has arrived, and with it, we’ve unearthed some cracking Manchester restaurant and bar deals.

Plenty of local bars seem to be capitalising on the terrible weather we’ve been having by launching rain-specific happy hours, and the proliferation of 50% off dining deals doesn’t seem to have slowed down at all.

There is also a pub in Salford giving its diners the chance to win £72,000 worth of prizes when they dine from its £22 set menu this month that is well worth a look-in.

Keep reading to discover the best dining deals and drink offers in Manchester this August.

50% off food and drink – Manchester August dining deals

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The offer: Free pizza

T&Cs: Free pizza when you buy a drink, every Tuesday to Friday from 4-7pm



The offer: 50% off bottles of prosecco, 50p wings

T&Cs: Drinks offer only available when it’s pouring down with rain. Say ‘If it rains, it pours’ at the bar to get the deal. 50p wings every Wednesday.


Ducie Street Warehouse

The offer: £5.55 selected drinks and dishes

T&Cs: Available Monday to Thursday from 5 to 5.55pm.


The offer: Soup and sandwich £8


T&Cs: Available Monday to Friday, 11am to 3pm.

Italiana Fifty Five

The offer: 50% off food

T&Cs: Available Sunday to Thursday throughout August, booking required.

La Bandera


The offer: 50% off food

T&Cs: Mondays and Tuesdays, maximum six per booking. Booking required.

Muse Uppermill

The offer: 50% off the menu*

T&Cs: *some exclusions apply. Available every Thursday


On The Hush

The offer: 50% off food

T&Cs: Available to walk-ins 12pm to 2pm, Thursday and Friday

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The offer: BOGOF Burgers

T&Cs: Available on 24 August only from noon until they run out.

The Bay Horse

The offer: 50% off all food

T&Cs: Every Wednesday in August, all day long


The Firehouse

The offer: 50% off bottles of wine, Aperol spritz, pittas and hummus, stracciatella, and beetroot borani.

T&Cs: Available Wednesday to Friday from 4 to 7pm, booking required.

The Pen and Pencil

The offer: 50% off all food


T&Cs: Available all day Monday, booking required.

What’s Your Beef

The offer: £1 burgers

T&Cs: Available from 12pm on Thursday 24 August until sell out.

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The offer: Three courses for £35 with a glass of Mirabeau rosé

T&Cs: Monday to Thursday 5.30 to 6:30pm.

Albert’s Schloss

The offer: £6 spritz and seasonal cocktails, £5 pints of Pilsner

T&Cs: Monday to Friday, 4-7pm


Almost Famous

The offer: £10 burgers with fries

T&Cs: Monday to Friday, 12-4pm


The offer: £5 children’s menu, two courses with a drink. 


T&Cs: Monday to Saturday 12-10pm and Sundays 12-8pm


The offer: Three dishes for £18

T&Cs: Monday to Wednesday 3 to 6pm, Thursday to Friday 12 to 5pm, Saturday 12 to 4pm, all day Sunday

Ciaooo Garlic Bread


The offer: £7 garlic bread with a drink included

T&Cs: Available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 12-3pm


The offer: Two courses for £18.95

T&Cs: Available Monday to Friday from 7pm



The offer: Two mains and a bottle of wine for £25

T&Cs: Available every Sunday from 12 to 8.30pm.

Edinburgh Castle

The offer: £15 for a main and a drink.

T&Cs: Available Thursdays and Fridays, 12 to 4pm. Glass of wine, pint or soft drink available, main option changes weekly.

Read more: Three diners at Salford pub The Black Friar win over £1000 of prizes in 2 days

Embankment Kitchen

The offer: Three small plates £17.50, five for £27.50

T&Cs: Available Wednesday to Saturday, 4 to 10pm.

El Gato Negro

The offer: Three dishes for £18

T&Cs: Available Monday to Friday 12 to 4pm, all day Sunday.


The offer: A dish and a drink for £10

T&Cs: Available Wednesday to Friday, 12 to 4pm.


The offer: Main, side and a drink for £15.

T&Cs:  Available Tuesday to Friday, 12 to 5pm.


The offer: Two courses for £26, £15 steak and frites ‘strike offer.

T&Cs: Set menu available for reservations made Monday-Saturday until 6.30pm and all day Sunday. Steak and frites offer applies whenever there is a rail strike (book quoting ‘strike steak’).

Henry C

The offer: £5 negronis (from a choice of ten)

T&Cs: Available Thursdays 4pm-late.

Juice Box

The offer: £5 negronis

T&Cs: All day every day, 12-10pm.

Our Neighbourhood Bar

The offer: 30% off pizza

T&Cs: Available every Monday in August

The Black Friar

The offer: Two courses for £22 

T&Cs: Available from a set menu all day Monday, 12 to 6pm Tuesday-Friday. Walk-ins and bookings welcome

The Famous Crown

The offer: Four bar snacks for £22

T&Cs: Available throughout August.

The Jane Eyre Ancoats

The offer: £7 cocktails, £30 house wine with two snacks, £8 classic cocktails on Sundays

T&Cs: Tues – Thurs 3 to 6pm ongoing, every Thursday throughout summer, Sundays from 6pm.

The Jane Eyre Chorlton

The offer: Lunch menu 3 for £15

T&Cs: Tuesday to Friday, 12 to 5pm.


The offer: £4 pints and wine, £6 daiquiris

T&Cs: Available only when it’s raining, weekdays until 8pm.


The offer: £15 for 3 small plates or tapas

T&Cs: Available weekly, starting from 4pm Tuesdays and finishing at 5pm Fridays.

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