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Welcome to 20 Stories


20 Stories is a rooftop restaurant, bar and terrace in the heart of Spinningfields. The restaurant’s name is inspired by the history, culture, icons and music that have influenced Manchester and the North West’s own stories.


The restaurant at 20 Stories brings warmth and authenticity not only to its modern British menus, but also through its interiors which take inspiration from nature and modern glamorous elements to create a truly unique experience.

Cocktail Bar

A destination in its own right: a perfect place to enjoy pre-dinner drinks or party the night away in the heart of Manchester.


20 Stories also has an alluring rooftop garden terrace which has trees scaling two storeys high.

With an outdoor lounge bar under a canopy of trees and dramatic lighting, this is the perfect setting for any occasion.

An al fresco fireplaces are dotted along the terrace to create a cosy atmosphere against the stunning backdrop of the Manchester skyline.

For drinks, why not take an area with only blue (subject to availability) sky above? Your own exclusive area on the terrace can be reserved for groups of 6 or more. For more information contact our events team.

Sundays at 20 Stories

Sundays are the new Saturdays! Tuck into a Sunday roast until 3pm (available for groups of up to 9 people) for £22pp! The a la carte menu is also available to enjoy from 12pm – 9:15pm.

Private Dining Experience

Book a private event at 20 Stories Restaurant in Spinningfields, Manchester here.

A La Carte Menu

Available Monday – Sunday, the a la carte menu offers starters, mains, sides and desserts for you to enjoy. Or, opt for a dish from the ‘grill’ section, or for two, why not enjoy a sharer?

Winter Set Menus

Book a table at 20 Stories and enjoy two courses for £19.50 and three courses for £24.50 with a non-alcoholic Everleaf cocktail throughout January. Plus their Pre-Theatre Menu has returned! Dine every Monday to Thursday from 5:30pm to 6:30pm to enjoy three courses and a glass of wine for £30. Or dine on the Dinner Set Menu every Monday to Wednesday to enjoy three courses and a glass of wine for £30.

Afternoon Tea

Enjoy a unique afternoon tea at 20 Stories available Monday to Thursday 2.00pm-4.30pm and Fridays 12pm-3pm.

Consisting of a selection of sandwiches, classic sweet treats, homemade scones, served with your preferred choice of tea or coffee, there is plenty for everyone to experience at the highest Afternoon Tea in Manchester.

Make this an afternoon to remember and opt for the Prosecco Afternoon Tea or try their Miniature Cocktail Pairing Afternoon Tea where you can sample four Signature Cocktails overlooking the city and beyond.

Tie the Knot at 20 Stories

For those seeking a wedding venue with that extra ‘wow’ factor – and unrivalled city views – 20 Stories is the perfect place! From the ceremony to the wedding breakfast and evening reception, make your day extra memorable at the highest wedding venue in Manchester. You can even take advantage of the private dining room or go for full exclusive hire.

To find out more, please click here.

Gift cards

Treat your favourite food-lover to one of 20 Stories’ brand new gift cards, which can be used across all of D&D’s restaurants, food stores, wine merchants and even hotels, with values from £15 available.

To view more, please click here.