WOOD - Manchester
“Imaginative cooking from a Masterchef winner” - AA Inspector
MANCHESTER, GREATER MANCHESTER
Our Inspector's view
The flagship restaurant of the BBC’s 2015 Masterchef winner, Simon Wood, WOOD - Manchester is close to the city’s theatreland. It’s got a real buzz and has accumulated quite a local following of foodies eager to settle down to some imaginative and innovative cooking. The offer is a five, seven or ten course tasting menu.
Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes
Facilities – at a glance
- Seats: 60
- Private dining available
- Wheelchair accessible
- Accessible toilets
- Assist dogs welcome
- Open all year
- Days Closed: Sunday to Monday
- Lunch served from: 12
- Lunch served until: 2.30
- Dinner served from: 5
- Dinner served until: 10
- Wines under £30: 9
- Wines over £30:
- Wines by the glass: 13
- Cuisine style: Modern British
- Vegetarian menu
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About the area
Discover Greater Manchester
The Greater Manchester conurbation incorporates the towns of Bolton, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport and Wigan, and has the vibrant city of Manchester as its administrative headquarters.
Manchester was founded in Roman times, and developed during the 17th century as a textile town, becoming the centre of the English cotton industry. Its magnificent Victorian Gothic public buildings are reminders of Manchester’s prosperous heyday. The Manchester Ship Canal was completed in 1894, linking the Mersey with the sea and bringing ocean-going vessels into Manchester, enabling the city to compete with its rival, Liverpool.
The city of Manchester today is alive with a vibrant youth culture (it has England’s largest student population), a flourishing club scene, and a whole range of multi-cultural festivals and events. To take in the atmosphere, take a stroll around one of Britain’s largest Chinatowns, or wander down to Rusholme to take in the tempting aromas of curry houses and browse among the sari shops, Asian grocers and Indian sweet shops. The city is also home to the world’s longest-running soap opera – Coronation Street.
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