Stuck on where to book this May bank holiday?

Great Northern Warehouse is taking the stress out of the long weekend with its wide range of outdoor restaurants and activities to choose from.

Whether you’re wanting a slap-up meal with your family, or a few drinks in the sunshine with your group of six friends, make sure to book now to avoid any disappointment.

Almost Famous

It’s so sweet to be back. The ultimate burger joint is welcoming back visitors to its outdoor terrace to enjoy a range of mouth-watering burgers. The ultimate comfort food and the most delicious way to start and end your weekend in the sun. Book a table here.


Fancy some tasty Polish cuisine this bank holiday? Head to Platzki for a range of yummy dishes. Located in The Great Northern Warehouse, Platzki Restaurant is a concept created by two food fanatics who took a humble Polish potato pancake and turned it into a terrific taste fest. You can reserve a table here.

Great Northern Beach Club

The new Great Northern Beach Club is bringing cool beach vibes to Manchester this bank holiday weekend. Offering a chilled and laid-back bohemian vibe, the spacious terrace is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunshine this weekend with an iced cold drink.

Choose from a variety of stylish cocktails, award-winning wines, ice-cold draft beers, kombucha and naturally infused drinks, along with great quality street food from Great Northern Warehouse neighbours, South Manny Flavaz, Platzki and Alex’s Bakery – there’s something for everyone. Book a table at the terrace here.

Revolución De Cuba

Earlier this month the Great Northern Warehouse teamed up with everyone’s favourite Cuban restaurant, Revolución De Cuba to launch the exciting new pop-up caravan, ‘The Daiq Shack’. The new pop-up will be offering Manchester all of RDC’s delicious cocktails including mojitos, pina coladas and, of course, its famous frozen strawberry daiquiris this bank holiday weekend.

For more information, please visit the Great Northern Warehouse website and the Revolución de Cuba website.


The stylish Impossible bar is the ultimate hotspot this bank holiday, with a trendy terrace, a brand-new menu, a bottomless brunch choice and not forgetting its tasty cocktail offerings – this one’s not to be missed. Book a table here.

Lane 7

The latest drinks and entertainment venue to Great Northern Warehouse, Lane 7 is offering outside drinks and food aplenty this bank holiday weekend ahead of its official opening on May 17th. The trendy hotspot currently has an exciting menu collaboration with Fat Hippo too, so get booking! You can reserve a table here.

Lions Den

This popular hangout is back and ready for the good times to start rolling in. Kick back with a beer, or any other beverage of your choice, at the venue’s Deansgate Mews outdoor seating area – the perfect hangout for you and your pals this long weekend.

Siam Smiles

Head down to Siam Smiles to taste the very best Thai food in the city this bank holiday. Located at the Great Northern Warehouse Mews, the restaurant is ready to serve the locals of Manchester again.

Choose from a range of authentic Thai meals including, look chin ping, which features tasty a grilled pork ball with sweet/spicy dip, or the giew tod deep, a fried won ton dish with prawn and pork, served with plum dip. Book a table here.

3 Hands Deli

Fancy a picnic this weekend? The popular 3 Hands Deli is the ultimate location to pick up a range of delicious cheeses, outstanding breads from Holy Grain Sourdough and the best sarnies in Manchester. Don’t forget to visit the Great Northern Warehouse sandpit and enjoy your butties on the beach!

The Futon Company

For the ultimate retail therapy, make the most of The Futon Company spring sale and spruce up your home for less with a variety of on-trend products on at purse-friendly prices. From furniture to storage, lamps to ornaments and all the other trimmings, don’t miss the chance to grab yourself a bargain this bank holiday.

The Life Centre

Those who plan on relaxing this bank holiday can enjoy a wide variety of yoga styles via sessions at The Life Centre. For more information on classes, timetables, and safety protocols, click here.

So, what are you waiting for? Great Northern Warehouse’s mix of leisure, hospitality, and entertainment brands will keep you entertained the whole of the bank holiday weekend –and it’s set to be a scorcher!

For more information, please visit the website.


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