Wednesday 19 June, 6:30pm

To bring a hint of Game of Thrones to the restaurant we are partnering with C&O Wines to bring you brilliant new range of locally made Mead!

The Ye Olde English beverage comes in a variety of flavours and is veggie friendly and it is made by a real life Druid from the Lancashire Mead Company.

Join us for an evening of meat and mead as we serve up the most majestic of meats the Tomahawk steak with a selection of Meads for you to try.

Tickets are priced at £60 for a Tomahawk, two sides and a sauce to share and a Mead tasting.  A mead flight to accompany the meal will also be available to purchase on the night.

Find out more about Mead here https://www.lancashiremeadcompany.co.uk



Monday 1 July, 7:00pm

Join MasterChef Champion Simon Wood and judge Gregg Wallace at WOODKRAFT for a special one-off WeFiFo event on Monday 1st July.

Gregg and Simon will be cooking up a feast, including the dessert created by Simon for MasterChef, which won him the final in 2015.

The four course menu includes WK’s Pork Crackling with Apple Ketchup, Baked Camembert to share, a sharing Beef Rib, all finished with Simon’s MasterChef winning Tutti Frutti.


Fizz on arrival
Pork Crackling | Apple Ketchup
Baked Camembert to Share | Rosemary Honey | ALT Bread
Celebration of Beef
Sharing Beef Rib | Beef Dripping Parmentiers | Beef & Barolo Sauce
Citrus Tutti-Frutti (As seen in the MasterChef final)
House red or white @ £15 is available and a wider drinks list can be found here

The event starts at 7pm on Monday 1st July and tickets are priced at £49 per person with just sixty places available.

WeFiFo launched in 2016 and is a multi-award-winning platform that enables enthusiastic home cooks, Supper Club hosts and professional chefs to share their food with paying guests. WeFiFo is Airbnb for the kitchen table but offers much more than just a marketplace.

To book please visit the WeFiFo site


New World vs. Old World Wine Dinner

Friday 26th July – 6.30pm for dinner at 7pm.

Join us for an exploration of the very best of new and old world wines accompanied by a five course tasting menu from Simon Wood and his team.

Enjoy dinner and drinks served in our private dining room as Mike, our wine expert, talks you through the differences between the different regions.

There are only 16 places available so please book now to avoid disappointment.

We can cater to vegetarians but this dinner won’t be suitable for vegans or dairy free diners.


£80 Per Person

Email reservations@woodmanchester.com

Call 0161 236 5211


MasterChef Menu Night

Friday 9th August

We think you probably know by now that Simon won MasterChef in 2015 but have you tried his winning menu?  He’s evolved the dishes a little over the years but the great flavours that the judges loved have only got better.

Dine with us, experience the menu and hear about how Simon has developed his cooking since his time on the show in a one off dinner on Friday 9th August in our private dining room.

The meal will include:
Wild Mushroom Raviolo | Sage | Chestnut | Pangrattato
Anjou Squab | Bacon Butty Bread Sauce | Radicchio | Thyme
Citrus Tutti-frutti
Plus bread, amuse bouche and Simon’s signature snacks.


Tickets are available for £75pp including a champagne reception.

Guests can add a signed copy of Simon’s book for just £20.

Email reservations@woodmanchester.com

Call 0161 236 5211



Looking for the perfect night for your special occasion?

Join Simon and his team at the Chef’s Table… located right in front of his iconic open kitchen and watch Simon create your 7-course tasting experience right in front of your eyes… and chat along with the guys – who may even offer recipe tips and secrets!

You will be guided through to the heart of the action at the specially created raised table where you will be delighted with 7 seasonal courses from Simon’s tasting menu. This sensational 7-course menu is accompanied by our expertly matched wine flight.


Available exclusively Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays – Minimum 4 people, £108 per person.

Email reservations@woodmanchester.com

Call 0161 236 5211



For those looking for a private dining space our Private Dining room located on the mezzanine level overlooking the restaurant, offers our most exclusive experience.

Take a welcome drink in your private gallery before moving through to the private dining room. You will be personally hosted through your 7-course tasting experience as well as providing your drinks service.

Expect bold, authentic flavours all the way through this engaging gastronomic experience – but don’t always expect us to tell you what’s on the menu until it arrives… we want you to sit back and enjoy the experience and the company you bring and engage in this secret tasting experience.


Minimum 12, Maximum 20 people.

Email reservations@woodmanchester.com

Call 0161 236 5211