Manchester 235

Manchester 235

Manchester235 is where Las Vegas glamour meets northern hospitality to create an unforgettable experience for your guests. All our events are catered by the James Martin Manchester chefs and all menus created by James Martin himself.

Suitable for parties, conferences, awards, dinners, Christmas parties, product launches and more our doors are open 24/7, no membership is required and the bar serves until 6am so we can ensure that you can party to your heart’s content.

Please note for all meetings and events: Manchester 235 is a strictly over 18s venue - anyone under 18 years of age will not be permitted entry. We operate a Challenge 21 policy and those who look under the age of 21 will be asked to produce an up-to-date valid form of photographic identification (passport or driving license) in order to prove their age, failure to do so will result in entry being refused.

Why choose Manchester 235?

Located just off Deansgate in the iconic Great Northern Warehouse, the former railway goods warehouse, we’re close to hotels and The Manchester Central Conference Centre. Whether you need an intimate meeting place or a party space for 400, Manchester235 has the answer.

Venue Manchester 235
Capacity 400 guests
Address 2 Watson Street
Greater Manchester
M3 4LP
Booking Enquiries 0845 862 6677
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Packages & Offers (4)

Manchester 235 - Experience Packages

Experience Packages

  • Guests: 40 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £20.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Planning a night out in Manchester? We’ve got an experience package for you to guarantee it will be a night to remember. Choose from a range of experience packages that deliver great value along with the fun.

    Learn To Play packages - from £20pp
    Cocktail Masterclasses - from £25pp
    Poker Packages - from £20 pp
    VIP Booth Packages - from £150 per booth

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James Martin Exclusive Lunch

  • Guests: 160 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £30.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    The restaurants namesake, celebrity chef James Martin, produces classic, seasonally changing à la carte menus, special menus and traditional Sunday lunch of the highest quality. These include some of his tried and tested favourites, alongside exciting new dishes – all using the finest local produce.

    Exclusive hire from £1500 pre-paid spend on Food and Beverage

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Manchester 235 - Parties and Corporate events

Parties and Corporate events

  • Guests: 400 max
  • Price: from £15.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    - Buffet prices start from £15pp
    - Room hire rates or minimum spend is available on request

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Manchester 235 - CHRISTMAS PARTIES


  • Guests: 120 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Price: from £35.00 per person
  • Description & Details

    Thursday -From £35 per person
    Friday & Saturday - £from £39 per person
    Package includes:
    - Arrival glass of bubbly
    - Private Learn to play session on Blackjack & Roulette
    - Three-course Christmas dinner catered by James Martin Manchester
    - Free bet to play on Blackjack or Roulette
    - Live party band and DJ until 5am in the main Lounge

    Exclusive hire is available on request.

    - Drinks packages available

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Please note that advertised packages are guideline prices and subject to availability and number of guests attending.

Rooms & Event Spaces (4)

Vega Lounge - Manchester 235

Vega Lounge

  • Max Capacity: 400
  • Full Details

    A unique out-of-this-world space, Vega Lounge is an electrifying choice for any event. Evoking the dazzling delights of Las Vegas this late night lounge boats VIP booths, a long illuminated bar and a huge screen that can be personalised with your company logo, presentation or a film.
    Receptions up to 400 people.

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James Martin Manchester - Manchester 235

James Martin Manchester

  • Max Capacity: 200
  • Full Details

    This spectacular 160-seat restaurant spotlights original features of the historic Great Northern Warehouse, such as exposed brickwork and industrial-chic girders. These together with natural daylight and James’ own selection of luxury vintage-style fabrics and artwork make an incredible dinning space. There is also a 10-seat Chef's table with a premium price if you are looking for an evening with the wow factor.


    • Reception: 200
    • Dinner & Dance: 150
    • Formal Dining: 170
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 100
    • Cabaret: 100
    • Theatre: 150
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Private events suite - Manchester 235

Private events suite

  • Max Capacity: 175
  • Full Details

    Unmatched in Manchester, this quirky private event space features lavish décor, bar, multi-media facilities and a professional stage. It’s perfect for any corporate occasion without the stuffy corporate feel or for a party with attitude.


    • Reception: 175
    • Dinner & Dance: 120
    • Formal Dining: 120
    • Cabaret: 90
    • Theatre: 125
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Icon VIP Lounge - Manchester 235

Icon VIP Lounge

  • Max Capacity: 140
  • Full Details

    Complete with its own sophisticated private bar and plush furnishings, this space is ideal to host a networking event or pre dinner drinks reception for James Martin Manchester or 235LIVE events suite. This space also gives you the option to add an interactive element to your event with learn to play sessions on Blackjack and Roulette hosted by our professional dealers.


    • Reception: 140
    • Formal Dining: 20
    • Meeting / Boardroom: 20
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Activities & Events (1)

An Evening of Burlesque

An Evening of Burlesque

  • Guests: 10 max (minimum numbers apply)
  • Details

    Imagine a night combining vintage glamour, retro decadence and good old fashioned debauchery with a modern twist. Mix in plenty of sassy, tongue in cheek, beautiful burlesque performers with stunning costumes, great choreography and fun routines. Stir in fantastic drinks, sumptuous food and stunning venues with specialist DJ and friendly staff
    Welcome to a night at The Slippery Belle Burlesque & Cabaret!

    The price for the Burlesque ticket is £35 per person and it includes:

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Venue Features (9)

  • AV Equipment
  • Disability Access
  • In-house Catering
  • Late Licence
  • Licensed Bar
  • Local Public Transport
  • Music Licence
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi Access