Our top picks for dining out and nights out in Monton. Whether you’re after a few drinks, afternoon tea or a great dining spot we’ve got you covered…
It’s always been seen as a smart suburb of Salford, but now Monton is establishing itself as a place to visit in its own right. We’ve put together a list of our favourite places for you to check out.
Playfoots Cafe & Bar – 175 Monton Road, Monton
After converting from a cafe/bistro to a bar, Playfoots has become a staple of the Monton high street. Great atmosphere, warm service and top drinks menu make this my go-to bar in the area. If you’re visiting make sure to check out the Bee Memorial to the side.
Expect lights breakfasts and deli sandwiches for lunch. It’s also one of the best places to go for coffee too with Eat and Two Veg Favourite Salford Roasters Company supplying the coffee.
Vintage Ambiance – 188 Monton Rd, Eccles
Recently renovated, Vintage Ambiance is the perfect brunch spot on Monton High Street. Expect great breakfast options, afternoon teas and a very warm service. For those going later in the day, Vintage Ambiance offers an impressive cocktail menu to rival anywhere in Manchester. One for the Tea & Gin lovers.
The Blind Pig – 204-206 Monton Rd, Eccles
Refurbed for 2018, The Blind pig offers a relaxed family-friendly location perfect for afternoon drinks and nights out in Monton. Keep an eye on their Instagram and Twitter feed for upcoming events and offers.
Breakfast is served from 10am-12pm with a lunch and Evening Menu served till late. Expect Live music on Thursday and Djs Friday & Saturday night.
6/Cut Pizza Co – 247 Monton Rd, Eccles
If you’re looking for a great pizza in Monton then look no further than 6/Cut – Proper sourdough pizza. Good service and fab tasting pizza make this a real winner. 6/cut also have regular offers and discounts. Check their Twitter page for the latest offerings.
Malt Dog – 169 Monton Rd, Eccles
For real ale lovers, Malt Dog is the place to visit. Just a few doors down from Playfoots, Malt Dog offers the best selection of Beers and Lagers on-tap. You’re bound to find your next favourite ale here.
They also offer a carryout service too! Convenient for those who want to take their favourite tipple home with them.
Davardi’s Monton – 73 Monton Rd, Eccles
If you’re after pizza Monton really has you covered. Davardi’s really knock it out the park with authentic pizza that tastes as good as it looks. Highly Recommended!
Enoteca Monton – 226 Monton Rd, Eccles
Prefer your wine to your beer? Enoteca is the place for you! Enoteca specialises in offering top wines and premium cocktails that you won’t find anywhere else in Monton village. Perfect for late night drinks.
The Park – 142 Monton Rd, Eccles
If you prefer your old style pubs over trendy wine bars, The Park is the place to go. As well as some of the cheapest pints in Monton village, it’s one of the best places to go when the sun in out.
Zouz American Burger Bar
A recent addition to Monton High Street, Zous has been a big hit with locals since opening late last year. Warm service and excellent craft beer on tap. Only downside is the lack of many veggie options – hopefully that will get fixed soon enough.
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