It’s Black History Month! And what better way to celebrate than heading to one of Manchester’s incredible Black-owned restaurants?
Put your money where your mouth is and head to one of these brilliant Black-owned eateries this October. Here are five places for you to choose from and they are all currently operating within the social distancing guidelines. Whether you’re on the hunt for a new city centre foodie spot, or something in one of South Manchester’s most popular neighbourhoods – there are some great places to try this October.
1. Pull Up Bar Cafe
What’s on offer? Seriously good authentic Caribbean food, including their ever-popular Reggae Roast. Expect great vibes, music, and of course, food.
Where can I find it? Just outside of the Northern Quarter at 14-16 Swan St, M4 5JN.
What’s on offer? Some of the best Caribbean food you’ll ever try – including jerk chicken and, of course, homemade ginger beer.
Where can I find it? Hidden away behind Cutting Room Square at 62 Jersey St, M4 6AD.
3. Trap Kitchen
What’s on offer? Caribbean grub, chicken and seafood – with filling takeaway meals including chicken and prawns with mac and cheese, lobster tail and more.
Where can I find it? Near the Etihad at 6-8 Hillkirk St, M11 3EZ.
4. Jerk Junction
What’s on offer? Tasty street food such as jerk chicken and curry chicken, an incredible outdoor space, with homemade punch, juice, and hearty sides to enjoy.
Where can I find it? South Manchester at 170 Manchester Road, M16 0DZ.
What’s on offer? Home-style cooking with authentic Caribbean dishes such as jerk lamb, salt fish, curried chicken and punches such as Guinness Punch.
Where can I find it? South Manchester at 180 Great Western St, M14 4LH.
6. Vegan Shack
What’s on offer? Vegan fast food, with the likes of doner kebabs, McMuffin-style breakfast baps, loaded fries and soooo much more vegan junk food.
Where can I find it?One Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester M1 1RG.