Good Place. Good Food.

The true icon that started it all. Innovative all-day dining and a fantastic cocktail bar bringing life to the Burton neighborhood.

We work to create a friendly atmosphere with our customers. Feel like you are part of our family


Please note we do not currently cater for any allergy customer

(Due to the nature of our business we cannot guarantee the food prepared on these premises is free from allergenic ingredients)

Our Philosophy

At True Manchester, we believe in redefining the art of dining. Our philosophy is rooted in three core principles:


Our dishes are a tribute to the diverse cultural fabric of Manchester. We source the finest, locally-sourced ingredients, and our skilled chefs expertly craft each plate, ensuring that every bite reflects the true essence of this great city.


We’re more than just a restaurant; we’re a culinary journey. Our ever-evolving menu pushes the boundaries of flavor, combining classic recipes with modern techniques to create dishes that surprise and delight.


True Manchester is more than just a place to eat, it’s a place to connect. We’re proud to be a part of the Manchester community, and we strive to create an inviting atmosphere where friends, families, and food enthusiasts can come together and share memorable moments.

Our Menu

Get Relax. Eat.

At True Manchester, we take pride in offering a diverse and innovative menu that celebrates the culinary heritage of our city.

Grilled bacon, Cumberland sausage, two eggs (fried / poached / scrambled) grilled tomato, beans, mushrooms, sautéed potatoes & toasted bloomer
Homemade veggie sausages, two eggs (fried / poached / scrambled), grilled tomato, beans, mushrooms, hash brown, sautéed potatoes & toasted bloomer
Grill halloumi, Sujuk, avocado, falafel, mix olive , hummus, two eggs (fried / poached / scrambled), grill pitta bread, sun-ripe tomato & cucumber
Choose Your two Eggs Style ( Scrambled, poached, fried) on toast and grilled Tomato Additions £2.5 Bacon, sausage, grilled halloumi, sauteed Mushroom. spinach
Mix berry, coulis, cream & dry rose paddle on bed cookies crumbled
Shakshuka 13.00
Tomato, Onion, Peppers, Fried Eggs, Yoghurt & Harissa
Cilbir (Turkish Eggs) 10.00
Tahini Yogurt, Poached Eggs & Chilli Butter Additions 2.50: Sujuk / grilled halloumi / sauteed Mushroom / spinach
Crispy Halloumi Tower Burger (V) 13.00
Fried Halloumi, Avocado, Mushroom, Sweet Chilli Sauce, Lettuce, Tomato & Red Onion
True Falafel Delight 12.00 (V)
Crash Falafel, tahini, hummus, tomato, lettuce and pickle.
True Chicken Shawarma Sensation 15.00
Marinated Chicken in Homemade Arabic Bread, pickle, garlic mayo served with tomato, lemon & cucumber
Teriyaki Temptation 18.00
Shredded Beef Steak in Teriyaki Sauce & Garden green vegetable
All-American Beef Burger 13.00
Beef patty, Brioche bun, crispy bacon, cheese, fried egg, burger mayo, lettuce, tomato & red onion

Signature Menu

Discover the essence of True Manchester with our handpicked selection of signature dishes. Each item on this menu represents our commitment to innovative flavors, locally sourced ingredients, and a true Manchester dining experience.

Meet The Team of True

Our culinary team is a passionate group of chefs and food artists who are dedicated to their craft. They’re committed to creating innovative dishes that showcase the rich culinary traditions of Manchester while offering a contemporary twist. From the kitchen to the front of the house, our entire staff is here to ensure you have a memorable dining experience.


What They Say

"True Manchester is my favorite spot for a cozy meal with friends. The atmosphere is welcoming, and their wine flights have introduced me to some incredible selections. It's a must-visit for anyone in Manchester."
Emma Odinson
"From the moment we stepped in, we knew we were in for a special dining experience. The staff's knowledge and enthusiasm for the menu were impressive, and the Manchester Charcuterie Board was a delightful start to our evening."
Dian Annakin
"I can't say enough good things about True Manchester. Their attention to detail in every dish, whether it's a classic or a creative twist, is exceptional. The Manchester Mule cocktail is now my go-to drink in the city."
Kyle Smith

BOOK A TABLE AT True Manchester

We look forward to welcoming you to True Manchester. 

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