Menagerie Restaurant

4.5
1516 reviews
£41 and over
American
A Contemporary American restaurant & bar indulging guests in a mi casa es su casa ambience with luxury finishes and flavours.
Our menu features a US’ interpretation of international dishes, favouring social dining tapas style as well as bottomless brunch, afternoon tea & events.

When making your reservation please indicate whether you will be dining or joining us for drinks only.
Drinks tables all incur a minimum spend, £50 per person for the bar area and £100 per person for the restaurant area or large parties.

Guests are allocated 2 hours on their table so please let us know if you would like us to book an extra sitting for you.

For parties of 6 or more guests dine from our set menu or bottomless brunch and we require a pre order. For drinks table of 6 or more it is bottle service only.

Following your table reservation time we would kindly ask you to vacate the venue to make space for other guests as our bar will not be open for standing guests.

Support Menagerie Restaurant during COVID-19

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective equipment
  • Waiting staff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
  • Diner temperature check required
  • Contact tracing information collected

Offers

1,000-Point Tables

See availability for 1,000 point tables

Mon - Wed 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Thu 12:00PM - 6:00PM

What 1516 People Are Saying
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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The roast dinner was the best I have ever had, the waitress was also very attentive & smiley 😊

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AnNeL
London
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall2food2service3ambience1

Would have been helpful to know it was a hen/stag venue. Service good but not the atmosphere we were looking for!

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Feli
Manchester
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3food2service3ambience4

Food was disappointing. Waitresses were really nice but the manager was rude an condescending, after we sent back a burger that was over cooked and dry.

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yasirab
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very good service, waiters were very nice and welcoming. No concerns at all 10/10

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Josephine
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing! Special mention to Becky!! She was an amazing host, who was so lovely and efficient, would definitely love to come back! Food and cocktails were awesome, other staff members yesterday were also sweet and welcoming

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LiviaM
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very welcoming! Very friendly people, always making sure everything was okay and we were enjoying our food. Surprised for our anniversary was a lovely touch. Me and my boyfriend really enjoyed it and we will definitely come again. Thank you 😊

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 10 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

18th Birthday

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Julieshamoolie72
London
3 reviews
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous night , really enjoyed it, great atmosphere

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Anni
1 review
Dined on 9 October 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience3

Booked in for 3pm 12 people for a bottemless brunch. Table was not ready so there was a half an hour delay. The staff on enterance were not very welcoming, did not show us were to standing while we waited for the table. Did'nt even offer us a prossecco while we waited (considering we had already paid £195 deposit).

Had to speak to the manager for a discount. Also did not find the staff serving very friendly.

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KayB
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

Lots of unexpected surprises, in a good way. Had the best birthday celebration. Would definitely go back for drinks and good vibes.

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joanneb
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fab experience from start to finish. Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff. Food was delicious and so were the cocktails. Absolutely loved all the different entertainment.

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zohrashah
1 review
Dined on 8 October 2021
Overall5food3service5ambience5

Amazing night with friends!
Our table server was amazing and really helpful.
I will admit that the chicken and waffles were difficult to get into and both were really hard. The chicken paillaird was also quite dry but everything else was amazing!
Thank you for a lovely evening- entertainment was fabulous!

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LucyA
London
3 reviews
Dined on 8 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Definitely recommend for a fun evening with the girls or as date night!

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VikiD
1 review
Dined on 6 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really friendly services and really speedy kitchen

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vipLondonLyfer
London
7 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2021
Overall2food5service3ambience1

This restaurant has great decor but the music, while great, is just far too loud to have a decent dinner.

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 3 October 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Even though we enjoyed the experience I have to say that first impressions were mixed. The menu looked great on line and gave the impression of a high end restaurant but when we arrived there was more of a trendy bar feel to the Menagerie. Having said that, the service was great - our waitress was so lovely, the food was really very good and so were the drinks. We were a party of four with two children on a Sunday afternoon and the Sunday roasts went down a treat, the beef was soft and tender. It turned out to be a really pleasant meal with a warm atmosphere.

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RochelleB
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great service and delish food. 5 stars to the waiter.

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lexi403
Gloucestershire
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Beautiful food and great service. Lovely atmosphere

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AmitaL
1 review
Dined on 2 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I rarely leave reviews, however this venue definitely warranted it! The only very slide downside is that it wasn’t easy to find but when we did, it was definitely worth it.

The staff were all just amazing, especially Holly who looked after us. Very kind, attentive and sociable.

We choose to have the Bottomless Brunch, and they made sure we always have a drink throughout the slot.

Food wise I had the vegan breakfast, and OMG I’ve never had such tasty sausages. The quality of the food was very high served in a humble minimalist way. Just loved it! I then went on to order French Toast again super lush. My friends ordered the non veg breakfast and they really enjoyed it too.

Oh and I loved the Diva ring light and bathtub, we had a lot of fun taking pictures!

Overall I was very impressed, us girls had a throughly enjoyable girls day out.

Thank you Menagerie!

Amita

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GARYH
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Starters were particularly good, especially the Parmesan Beignets. Our server Holly was wonderful 😊 and the dancers and entertainment was fabulous. Mains weren't great but I was pretty full from the starters so wasn't too bothered by this. Would definitely come again

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SisiAyo
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great experience! Ambiance and entertainment was top notch. Excellent service, will dine again.

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BNorman
1 review
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food2service5ambience5

Such a sick place and would recommend drinks as they had a good variety of live performances. Drinks menu was also outstanding. But we had to eat elsewhere as it wasn't the right atmosphere for a meal.

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MaddieN
Worcestershire
1 review
Dined on 1 October 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Absolutely loved my experience here! Booked this for my 21st birthday and I was not disappointed. Cocktails, food and service were all amazing! The restaurant is so pretty and the shows are amazing!!!
Didn’t want to leave due to having such a good time and feeling so relaxed! They even brought out a birthday treat for me which was such a lovely touch!
Will 100% be returning and would recommend, can’t wait to return in the figure. Thank you so much for making my 21st birthday so special xx

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ErinH
1 review
Dined on 30 September 2021
Overall4food1service5ambience4

Becky was excellent, super friendly and helpful. Drinks great, food unfortunately not great we left most.

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OpenTable Diner
London
5 reviews
Dined on 30 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We have just moved to Manchester, it was our first time at Menagerie and what an experience…
All staff were friendly and very accommodating, food was absolutely amazing!! Cocktails were delicious, would recommend the Girl code & Unicorn Tears 🦄. It was our Anniversary In which we was presented with a dessert plate and two shots with sparklers at the end of our meal. Everything about this place was amazing would highly recommend. Oh and of course we couldn’t leave without taking a pic with the bath. 💕

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OpenTable Diner
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 29 September 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Amazing overall everything was very professional and the staff were very welcoming

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JoanneM
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 28 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a lovely meal and was looked after very well by all staff.

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KariW
Manchester
2 reviews
Dined on 27 September 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Amazing atmosphere, really made our occasion. A little error with the bill but was soon sorted!

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GillianF
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 24 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

First visit, a birthday treat. Excellent, lovely staff great food and cocktails best yet. Will definitely be back 💓

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OpenTable Diner
Yorkshire
1 review
Dined on 23 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Brilliant experience the service was first class and the food was delicious! Our party of 4 enjoyed everything.

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KelseyM
London
1 review
Dined on 23 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Restaurant was amazing! Would 100% recommend!

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NereeM
Birmingham
1 review
Dined on 20 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Thoroughly enjoyed my birthday lunch there. I'm a huge fan of the Real Housewives of Cheshire and wanted to have that experience on that day being at one of my favourite places on the show.
Food, drinks and ambience was everything 🙌🏾

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HayleyA
Yorkshire
2 reviews
Dined on 19 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We made a reservation for my daughter’s 18th birthday due to the venue being spectacular but we didn’t have high hopes for the food, we were wrong, the food was gorgeous. We had the best prawn linguine we’ve ever had and we’ve had a lot lpl!!! I lost my taste and smell due to covid and was over the moon that i could actually taste my food, it was so tasty and seasoned to perfection and very generous portion sizes The drinks were amazing too, such pretty finishing touches. Gorgeous ambiance, would definitely recommend and return.

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Nicola
1 review
Dined on 19 September 2021
Overall2food2service1ambience4

Was seated and ordered, no physical menus you have to use your phone. Ordered a lamb roast and a chicken roast, and a drink each from the waitress
Drinks and Meals were brought to the table. Was not offered any condiments, salt or pepper. Had to wait several minutes to catch a server to ask for mint sauce. Asked how the meals were and was told the lamb was very nice and the chicken was dry and she just said ill let the chef know and walked off, and that was it we never saw her again, she didnt come back to take an order for any more drinks or dessert. Very poor service.

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HollyS
1 review
Dined on 18 September 2021
Overall2food3service1ambience5

Service was awful, staff rude- drinks overpriced.

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IsobelD
Manchester
1 review
Dined on 17 September 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing. Couldnt fault it. Will be definitely be returning.

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Nadeem
London
3 reviews