The French at The Midland
Award –winning French Restaurant
16 Peter Street,
0161 236 3333
Having been the home of Manchester fine dining for more than a century and the first Michelin star restaurant in the UK, the 2AA Rosette French Restaurant is, once sampled, and experienced, long remembered. Over the years The French has been host to famous faces from royalty and presidents to sporting and showbiz legends. Not only is it part of the 2008-2009 AA hotel group of the year, but the restaurant and its staff have amassed numerous other accolades for which it is very proud, including gaining and maintaining 2 AA Rosettes.
The French Kitchen brigade is headed up by renowned Head Chef Paul Beckley, who uses the finest quality ingredients to provide fine French cuisine with a British twist. Connoisseurs of wine will discover that the cellar at the French holds one of the finest collections of French wines Manchester has to offer, including sought – after classics from vineyards such as Chateau Pichon – Longuevile Baron and Rayne- Vigneau.
The French is not only suitable for personal celebrations but is also a fine dining destination for business dinners and entertaining clients, whether dining a la carte, or taking advantage of the competitively priced menu gastronomique.