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In recent years, there has been an explosion of avant garde restaurants helmed by exciting and innovative young local chefs. Ingredients though are probably flown in, which accounts for the higher price such as the French sweet onion used for the soup. 511 more words
For certain people in Manchester, the Cornerhouse is the still point of the turning world. Patrons include Mark Kermode and Danny Boyle, it held the UK premiere for Reservoir Dogs (complete with baffling Tarantino introduction), the first public gallery to commission Damien Hirst, and basically every student’s favourite cinema/gallery/restaurant/book shop/cafe. 137 more words
I’ve lived in Manchester since 1988, and Cornerhouse has been part of my life ever since.
People I worked with at the time used to raise their eyebrows when I said I’d been there – “what, you mean with the dirty mac brigade!?” I hadn’t realised that for people who had lived in Manchester longer than me, the site had previously been a very differnt kind of cinema. 286 more words