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Favelas

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Set In A Sprawling Industrial Relic Of Manchester’s Past And Deep Into The Northern Quarter.. Favelas Defines Contrast. With One Foot Set Firmly In South America And Another In The Industrial Revolution, There’s No Subtlety To Manchester’s Iconic Past. Broad Steel Columns, Original Floorboards And Antique Machinery Are Just A Few Features Still In Use. Using The Building’s Original Lay Out, Several Spaces Have Been Individually Crafted, Each With Its Own Style. From Our Traditional Brazilian Designed Dining Rooms To Our Dedicated Cocktail Bar And Not To Mention The Infamous Rainforest Canopy Dance Floor. Our Head Chef, Austin Fletcher, Has Curated The Menu After Months Of Research And Sampling, Capturing The Flavours And Vibrancy Of His Travels In South America. Clearly Reflected In The Dishes Is The Incredible Diversity & Multi-cultural History Of Brazil, With Each Dish Having A Unique Back Story To Its Creation.
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Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Brazilian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Me & my boyfriend went on 7th August for the first time using the pay £25 get £50 to spend via Manchester confidential. We didn’t book in advance. Waitress told us one sauce wasn’t available but chef will substitute and told us all drink deals...More

1  Thank Megan M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We were here for the 50% offer on Wednesday. When we arrived, we felt 'lost'. No one to welcome us or show us where is our table. (We have reserved it few days before. ) It was reasonable busy however there was only one waitress...More

Thank crabscoot
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a table here for a Wednesday night. When we first arrived at 5 it was quiet but when we were leaving it was busier with lots of people enjoying food and drinks. On Wednesdays cocktails are 2 for £10 and the food is...More

Thank 982Louise
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Although the food was nice and there are half price offers during the week, the service is abysmal. We came to eat at 7.15pm on a Thursday. Within 15 minutes they suddenly turned the music up to the point it was hard to hear what...More

2  Thank RLG137
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Myself and my partner were looking for somewhere to eat in the Northern Quarter prior to going to a theatre show - we have a couple of discount cards and Favelas was shown on the Taste Card app. I tried to book a table over...More

Thank johnfO5036EY
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Went to Favelas with my hubbie and our 2 daughters . We were greeted by friendly young gentleman think it's right if I say his name was Danny . He couldn't have done enough for us . Made sure we had a drinks and even...More

1  Thank 639carmenk
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We came here through a money saving app the other day. It was a bit hidden away, but as soon as we entered we were served straight away by a very welcoming waiter who was very nice. We ordered two fish dishes with prawns and...More

Thank Benjamin G
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Having seen this restaurant on Gourmet Society, I visited with a friend and, surely enough, could get 50% off the food bill. I got the Calamares to start, Whole King Prawn Skewers and then some Churros. It was all fab: decent portion of calamari, tasty...More

Thank TheFussyTeenager
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great family meal at Favelas last Sunday. Can’t fault any of it! The Nachos and Steaks, in particular, were AMAZING! Great service from the young guy also, but can’t remember his name 😳 Cocktails were lovely too!! We will definitely be back!

Thank Jacksalou1977
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Really good food, excellent value (50% off deal for Wednesdays). wide range of choice, good service. Nice atmosphere, big restaurant!

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