Our much-loved Breakfast with Santa event is back for 2023! If your kids would love the chance to tuck into a cooked breakfast and meet the big guy himself, this is the event for you! Put Saturday 16th December 2023 in your diary, and book your tickets asap!
Breakfast With Santa at the IWHC is £10 per person. That includes a cooked breakfast, (which is served carvery style), plus the chance to meet Santa & take photos. Children will get a gift, too.
Please note, drinks are not included, but the bar and cafe will be open, so plenty of hot and cold drinks are available. If Adults don’t want to eat, they can opt for a £5 ticket entry only instead.
We have plenty of free parking available, and we are located right next door to Queens Road Metrolink Station, if you don’t want to drive.
Our Breakfast With Santa sessions sold out before December last year, so be sure to book your slots ASAP, to avoid disappointment!
Please call 0161 697 4105 between 9am-5pm on weekdays, or email your contact details to firstname.lastname@example.org to secure your places – Someone will call you back to make your booking. Please note, payment is required at the time of booking.
Find us at: 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8-0AE
(The photo is from Santa’s 2021 visit to the IWHC).
Please let us know of any dietary requirements before you book.
Are you searching for an Irish Sunday roast in Manchester? Don’t worry – We’ve got just what you need! The Irish World Heritage Centre serves a traditional Irish Roast Dinner every Sunday from 1-5pm. No booking is required – just walk in! We also offer take away Roast Dinners. You can call us on 0161 697 4105 to order yours, or walk in and wait while we dish it up!
We offer 3 courses, and keep our prices as low as possible. We want the Irish Centre to be a place for families and loved ones to come together and enjoy a family meal! This means our menu does change, as we buy seasonal produce and opt for the best value, good quality meat options.
The below menu and prices are from Sunday 15th October 2023. This should give you an idea of what’s available and the kind of prices you’ll pay…
Just in case the above menu image doesn’t show up for you, the menu is as follows:
Vegetable Soup & Roll – £3.95 (Ve)
Crispy Garlic Calamari, Lemon mayo & Salad – £4.95
Mozzarella Sticks, salad & coleslaw – £3.95 (V)
BBQ Chicken Wings, side salad & coleslaw – £5.95
(All served with roast potato, mashed potato, cabbage, peas, sunshine mash (carrot & parsnip mash), stuffing, Yorkshire pudding & gravy).
Roast Beef – £12.95 Adult / Child £7.95
Roast Turkey – £11.95 Adult / Child £7.95
Roast Gammon – £11.95 Adult / Child £7.95
Chicken Maryland or Kiev – £11.95
Scampi, Chips, Salad & Tartar Sauce – £9.50
Chicken Curry, Rice & Chips – £9.50
Triple Chocolate Brownie With Mixed Berry Compote & Ice cream – £3.50 (V)
Golden Syrup Cake & Custard – £3.50 (V)
Eton Mess – £3.50 (V)
Getting an Irish Sunday roast in Manchester requires no pre-planning! No booking is required here – Just show up! It’s table service and we serve from 1pm to 5pm every week! (We highly recommend you get here early to avoid disappointment – We have been known to sell out of a particular meat, if it’s proving popular)!
Don’t worry if you’re veggie – we always have a veggie option available too!
We do our best to cater for dietary requirements, but cannot guarantee a gluten free environment.
If all this talk of an Irish Sunday roast in Manchester has put you in the mood for an Irish Fry up, why not visit our cafe for an Irish Breakfast?
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We’ve had loads of people looking for a Vintage Christmas Fair in Manchester this year, and we are thrilled to announce that on Sunday 19th November, we are hosting exactly that! Shoppers don’t need to buy a ticket in advance – Entry is £2 per person on the door.
Join us here on Sunday 19th November, from 11am-4pm, for a chance to pick up all your vintage Christmas gifts. There will also be lots of vintage fashion and accessories – perfect to add some sparkle to your festive season! We’ve got it on good authority that the traders will have plenty of kitsch Christmas decor for you to adorn your home with, too.
There will be entertainment from vintage singer Victoria Lucie, plus a visit from Santa himself! Visitors should also expect some festive surprises throughout the day. All this for just £2 entry fee, and under 14s are free!
If you love the idea of the Manchester Christmas Markets but not the cold weather, this is ideal for you! Think Indoor Manchester Christmas Market, and that’s this event! (Alas, bratwurst won’t be available here, but the Irish Centre cafe can whip you up a Bailey’s Hot Chocolate)!
As always, our own shop and cafe will be open from 9am-5pm, and the bar will be open from 12pm til late. Our popular Sunday Roast will also be available from 1-5pm in the Wild Geese Bar or Cafe, so why not make an afternoon of it at the So Retro Vintage Christmas Fair in Manchester.
The Irish World Heritage Centre is only a couple of minutes walk from Queens Rd tram stop – just one stop from Victoria Station. We also have a large, free car park. Find us at 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8-0AE.
So Retro have organised the event itself, so any stall holder queries should be directed at them. We hope to see you here for this Vintage Christmas Fair in Manchester.
We are celebrating Bonfire Night in style this year! Why not join us on Sunday 5th November 2023 from around 7pm for our FREE annual Fireworks display. Following the sad news that Manchester City Council have cancelled their events, lots of people are looking for a free Bonfire Night fireworks display in Manchester.
The Funfair will be open Saturday 4th November from 2-8pm and Sunday 5th November from 1-8pm, so you can always enjoy the fair before or after indulging in our Sunday roast, which is served in the Wild Geese Bar from 1-5pm every Sunday.
We will have traditional Bonfire Night food available inside the IWHC on Bonfire Night, too. While it’s free to enter The Irish World Heritage Centre and watch the fireworks, the funfair is not free, so make sure you’ve got plenty of change with you, as there’s no cashpoint on site.
Please note, no tickets are required to enjoy the fireworks display. We recommend you dress for the weather, but we do have some covered space to watch outside, thanks to our covered patio area.
Parking is free on the night, but will be limited. Don’t forget, we are right next door to Queens Road Metrolink Station, so you can always get the tram here, if you want to avoid driving. There is no bonfire at this free Bonfire Night fireworks display in Manchester, and no sparklers are permitted on-site.
If you want to keep up with day to day news from the IWHC, it’s worth following our Facebook page.
Colette over at Going on an Adventure has compiled a fab list of local Bonfire Night events – it’s worth checking out if you’re hoping to attend events in the run up to Bonfire Night itself. We hope to see you at our free Bonfire Night fireworks display in Manchester on Sunday 5th November!
Our 2023 Christmas Dinner Menu is complete, and we are open for bookings! We are accepting bookings for guests arriving between 1pm and 3pm on Christmas Day. Keep reading for all of the information!
The 2023 Christmas Dinner Menu consists of:
Both are served with custard or ice cream.
Cheese boards are also available
As the menu states, prices are:
You can book by calling 0161 697 4105 between 9am-5pm on weekdays, or emailing email@example.com
PLEASE NOTE: All places must be paid in full by Thursday 30th November 2023 to secure your booking. Failure to pay on time will mean you lose your reservation. (We are having to accept payment in advance due to the number of no-shows in previous years).
Please let us know of any dietary requirements before you book.
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Are you looking for somewhere serving full Irish breakfasts in Manchester? Look no further! We serve them in the Irish World Heritage Centre, Manchester from 9am-12pm, Monday to Saturday, so why not head over for one soon? We also offer Mini and Veggie breakfasts. Each cooked breakfast also comes with 2x toast & a cup of tea as well.
You can order your full Irish Breakfasts at The IWHC Manchester to eat in, or to take away! Keep reading to find out what’s included and how much you’ll pay!
(2 Eggs, Hash Brown, Beans, Mushrooms, Tomato, 2 Veggie Sausages, and 2x Toast). You can go large and add 2 extra sausages & an extra hash brown for an extra £1. (Pictured below).
This is the question we get asked the most. We have recently started to serve Irish Breakfasts from 9am-12pm on Saturdays too. Our kitchen isn’t the biggest, and we serve Sunday Roasts from 1-5pm every Sunday, so the kitchen is busy prepping for that on Sundays, hence not doing breakfasts then, too.
You can find us at 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, Manchester, M8-0AE. We are right next door to Queens Road Metrolink Station.
Now you have the info, why not head down soon and try one of the best full Irish breakfasts in Manchester for yourself?
The IWHC Shop and Cafe are open from 9am, seven days a week. Our shop is well stocked with Irish groceries, including Chef sauces, Erin soup and casserole mixes, Club Orange, Red Lemonade, Irish Cadbury chocolate, Kimberley biscuits, Barry’s Tea, McDonnells curry sauce, and Oldum’s flour.
You’ll also find fresh sausages, bacon, Black and white pudding, butter, cheese, coffee, loose tea, cordial, cakes, porridge oats, and much more besides. What’s on your shopping list?
On Sunday 30th July 2023, Dublin face Kerry in the 2023 GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Final match! It starts at 3.30pm and you can watch it live at the Irish World Heritage Centre, in Manchester!
It’s free entry and we’ll be serving pub grub and a Sunday Roast from 1-5pm, no reservation required. We recommend you get here early though, so you get a table with a view of the screen!
The menu on the day is as follows:
The IWHC Bar opens at 12pm on match day, and will be open until 11pm. Children are permitted inside the bar until 7pm.
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On Monday 17th July, we are hosting a free Social Media Session for over 55’s. This event is being ran by the Royal Voluntary Service, and all queries should be directed to them. This free Social Media Session will help you get to grips with using social media, and how to spot scams.
This Free Social Media Session has been funded by players of the People’s Postcode Lottery. this interactive session provides peer support on the benefits and pitfalls of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. Whether you are a complete beginner or have half an idea how social media works, why not come and quash the myths?
Bring your smartphone or media device for on the day support. Or if you’re an expert, why not come along and share your knowledge.
On: Monday 17th July 2pm – 4pm – Please arrive by 1.45pm for registration.
At: Irish World Heritage Centre, 1 Irish Town Way, off Queens Road, Cheetham Hill, Manchester M8 0AE
This Social Media Session is provided by the Royal Voluntary Service – We are unable to take bookings at the Irish World Heritage Centre.
Please reach out to Karen Kennedy to reserve your spot. She’s the Royal Voluntary Service activities coordinator for Manchester & can be reached via:
Telephone: 077954 50563
Calling all Country Music Fans! This October, Country Crossroads Show With Noel Boland and The Salt Creek Band will be performing at the Irish World Heritage Centre in Manchester! So put the 7th of October in your diary and get your tickets now!
In case you’re not familiar with Noel Boland, this video shows him in action…
Tickets are £15 each, and are available online here. If there’s tickets left, you’ll be able to pay on the door, but this event is highly likely to sell out, so I’d buy them now if you can.
Noel Boland and The Salt Creek Band will be on stage by 9pm, but they are supported by Caroline McGrath, so get here early!
Find out about other IWHC events here.
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