Manchester’s best outdoor venues to visit from April 12th

Inspiration, 09 April 2021

It’s the moment we’ve been waiting for on the roadmap out of lockdown, the glorious date that is  April 12th. Restaurants have been dusting off their tables and firing up the ovens to welcome the public back to dining! You’ll be able to enjoy a bite to eat or a cheeky cocktail or two with up to six people from two different households! Let’s take a look at the best restaurants, bars and beer gardens available in Manchester from April 12th.


Escape to Freight Island

The newly popular Escape to Freight Island should be at the top of everyone must visit list! It is the largest outdoor space that will be opening this month, covering more that 80,000 square feet, so you don’t need to stress about social distancing. Expect a variety of foods and drinks on offer from 12 kitchens, 5 bars and 3 brand new terraces including Baratxuri Belzan Pasta Kitchen and Mi+Pho.

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Crazy Pedro’s Bridge Street & NQ

You’ll be excited to know that Crazy Pedro’s is making a comeback with both the Northern Quarter and Bridge Street sites opening. To celebrate both sites will be doing Bottomless Pizza & Booze every single day for walk-ins! The Bridge Street Pedro’s has received an incredible makeover during its temporary closure, expanding the outdoor terrace to allow even more customers to come and enjoy the delicious pizza. 

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The Lawn Club

Situated right in the heart of Spinningfield is the Lawn Club. Nested between the Ivy and 20 Stories, this quintessential British bar and kitchen serves delicious foods, great craft beers and signature cocktails. Not only is the menu delicious, the iconic lawn chairs make for an extra special experience. 

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Rudy’s Neapolitan Pizza

Let’s celebrate the return of Rudy’s Pizza! We don’t need to sell you on the greatness of Rudy’s Neapolitan Pizza, you probably already know! It’s time to get your table booked at either the Peter Street or Ancoats location to enjoy some fresh authentic pizza! 

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One of the most popular Instagram hang out spots in town, the Menagerie will be opening it’s terrace so you can enjoy some bubbly with your friends and look incredible doing it! There’s no denying that the Menageries interior is stunning, but just wait until you experience the outdoor terrace. It’s time to get the bottles of fizz and visit ‘Manchester’s Secret Sun Trap’. 

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20 Stories

With incredible uninterrupted views of the city and delicious cocktails, 20 Stories offers everything you need for an unforgettable post lockdown experience. Located on the 20th floor of No.1 Spinningfield, this huge outdoor terrace is undoubtedly one of the best in the city!  We’re talking cocktails, food and even heaters to keep you toasty in the evening, it’s about time you book your table. 

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