Grafene

British·
££££
·
Bronze Award
Grafene restaurant is closed permanently. Here are some other restaurants near Grafene you might like to try.

SquareMeal Review of Grafene

Bronze Award

GRAFENE HAS PERMANENTLY CLOSED

Inspired by the world’s first 2D material, graphene, this 100-seat restaurant with spacious bar focuses on creative British dining. Its decor is suitably glossy, with an architectural style that blends natural wood and leather with nods to Manchester’s industrial heritage. Formerly a sous chef at Restaurant Fraiche on the Wirral, Ben Mounsey has recently taken the culinary helm with an à la carte offering, tasting menus and a ‘British tapas’ menu at lunchtime. Highlights include a starter of pork cheek, curry, carrot and velouté, with a graphene cracker celebrating Manchester’s scientific legacy.

 

Northern playfulness is demonstrated in a main of venison with Lancashire favourite black peas, and a dessert of Eccles cake with butter and tea. Mini loaves of treacle and rye bread are served warm from the oven, and our tapas dishes showed creativity and skill. Burnt ends of brisket were served with an elegant pease pudding, while rice pudding with Yorkshire rhubarb and liquorice was fragrant and deeply comforting. Drinks include vintage Champagnes, local beers and inventive cocktails, while confident, friendly service makes for a welcoming atmosphere. A refined, modern addition to the North’s dining scene.

 

Good to know

Average Price
££££ - £50 - £79
Cuisines
British

Location for Grafene

55 King Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 4LQ

01616 969700

Website

Opening Times

Mon-Sun 10am-11pm (Thurs-Sat -11pm)

Reviews of Grafene

Share your thoughts with other diners

Write a review

Other restaurants near Grafene

Check availability
Back to restaurant
Complete your booking

Book Grafene for people on at .


Select a special offer

These offers are optional, and there's no commitment.


Error adding booking details, please try later.

First Name is required field
Last Name is required field
Email Address is required field
Phone Number is required field
Diner First Name is required field
Diner Last Name is required field

By clicking 'complete booking' you agree to the SquareMeal User Agreement