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Restaurants in Manchester Airport

Thousands of hungry travellers pass through Manchester Airport every day, thankfully there is plenty of choice when it comes to restaurants in Manchester’s three terminals. Many choose to indulge in a pre-flight meal as a way to avoid getting hungry a few hours into their flight, or simply to avoid the airline food that doesn’t always have the best reputation! Whether is breakfast, lunch, or dinner time, you’re sure to find some tasty food to fill the gap in the airport, whether it’s a quick grab and go or a sit-down meal.

Manchester Airport restaurants terminal 1

Travellers going through Terminal 1 at Manchester Airport are spoilt for choice, with 12 eateries available to grab some food or dine in.

If you’re looking for a light bite such as a coffee and cake or sandwiches, there is a good selection of cafes in the terminal, including Starbucks, Café Balzar and Pret. Fancy something a little stronger than a coffee? Bar MCR and The Grain Loft have a great choice of alcoholic beverages, which is a great way to ease into your holiday.

Those after some hot food to go can head to some of the more budget friendly options such as Greggs, Burger Kind and Upper Crust. If you prefer a more traditional dining experience you can choose from a menu of international cuisines at Giraffe.

Manchester Airport restaurants terminal 2

Travellers needn’t worry about choice when it comes to food in Terminal 2 at Manchester Airport either. Camden Food Co. offers a wide selection of breakfast options and sandwiches for those who want something to eat on the go, whilst those looking for a more relaxed and luxurious café visit can head to Broderick’s for a speciality coffee and freshly prepared hot sandwich in the boutique café environment.

Spinning Jenny’s offers something a little different, with a range of craft brews and smokehouse BBQ dishes, you’re sure to leave feeling full before settling into your flight. As with Terminal 1, you’ll also find high street favourites such as Frankie & Benny’s, Burger King, Caffe Nero and Greggs.

Manchester Airport restaurants terminal 3

Flying from Manchester Terminal 3 and wondering what’s on the menu? You’ll find 10 cafes, bars and restaurants in Terminal 3, with plenty of options to suit any appetite, whatever the time of day.

Find classic pub dishes and local Manchester ales in The Lion and Antelope, taking the traditional English pub atmosphere and giving it a modern twist. Coffee lovers can grab their favourite hot drink from Costa, Caffe Nero or Flat White, while those who want to start their trip with a beer or cocktail can find alcoholic drinks and snacks at Pork and Pickle or The Nook.

If you’re short of time you can visit Kiosco and choose from an assortment of high quality international snacks and drinks meant for last minute consumption. Alternatively, you can get your fast food fix in Terminal 3 from KFC.

Of course, another great option for eating at Manchester Airport is to book into an airport lounge, which includes a range of complimentary drinks and snacks throughout your stay. Find great savings on airport lounges by searching here.