Welcome to Great Northern

The perfect stop off in the city centre

Deansgate Mews

Filled with artisan independents

Little Northerners

Our free indoor play space

Great Northern is perfectly positioned in the heart of the city centre as the ideal place to eat, drink, meet and play. Our Grade II* listed Warehouse, Public Square, and the longest Victorian Terrace in Europe all fit together to create a must-visit destination in the city centre.

Food & Drink

Whether you are looking for family-friendly, quirky, quick or just plain tasty we have a restaurant to suit. There’s Evuna with its Spanish tapas, the inimitable burgers at Almost Famous, a celebrity chef at James Martin Manchester, the best cakes ever at Alex’s Bakery and Polish (with a twist) at Platzki, to name just a few.

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Food & Drink



At Great Northern you can throw axes at Whistle Punks, do yoga at the Life Centre North, see the latest blockbuster at Odeon, play roulette at Manchester235, or bowl at Lane 7.

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Our Deansgate Terrace is home to a range of the finest of homewares with CP Hart and Futon company, as well as boutique menswear, and office stationery.

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Where are we?

Great Northern is situated in the heart of the city centre on the corner of Deansgate and Peter Street, just a short walk from the Town Hall, Manchester Central, Spinningfields, and Castlefield. Our NCP car parks have their own entrance on Watson Street

Getting Here

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