Runners Offers

To reward you for your hard work training for and (of course!) running the 2018 Manchester Half Marathon, we’ve teamed up with a number of places to give you some great Runners Offers. Read on for what you can get and how you can claim…



Offer: 20% off food bill if you show your medal on Sunday.

A stylish sanctuary, hidden under the heart of Manchester.
Since opening in 2011, Australasia has become one of the city’s favourite restaurants. A place of relaxed elegance and laid-back luxe, where a good time is guaranteed. Bathed in the natural tones of the Pacific coastline, which sets a tranquil scene that’s adaptable to any occasion.

Enjoy exciting, fresh flavours with a particular focus on Australia’s strong links with Japan & South East Asia.


Blackhouse – Grill on New York St

Offer: 20% off food bill & glass of Prosseco if you show your medal on Sunday.

Hidden just off Piccadilly Gardens, a short walk from Piccadilly train station, Grill on New York Street has been keeping Manchester in fine steaks since 2011. Ideal for functions and celebrations (small intimate events to exclusive use), Grill on New York St specialises in Steak Schools, cocktails and al-fresco dining. Come for the steaks, stay for the drinks – sit in the window and people watch, or take the party outside on the heated terrace.



Cresta Court Hotel

Offer 1: Free dessert with Food on Saturday & Sunday.

This contemporary, stylish hotel is an ideal choice for your half marathon weekend. It is a 5 minute walk from Altrincham Metrolink stop which takes you directly to Old Trafford, the start and finish of the race. Enjoy yourselves at the modern Townfields restaurant serving a range of classic British dishes and a relaxing lounge-bar for before or after the race.



Cresta Court Hotel

Offer 2: Free Drink on Saturday and Sunday.



Grand Pacific

Offer: 20% off food bill when you show your medal on Sunday.

Grand Pacific, at the top of King Street, is in the renowned Grade II listed Manchester Reform Club building. Informal dining at lunchtime through to the evening, blending flavours from exotic places with English classics. At the weekend a “Classical Sunday lunch” is available with roast beef carved at your table and live music from the Grand Pacific Palm Court Group.



Hilton Garden Inn

Offer: 20% off food and drink in the Garden Grille restaurant and bar when showing the completion medal.

The Hilton Garden Inn Emirates Old Trafford is an award-winning hotel at the home of Lancashire Cricket.



Hotel Football

Offer: 20% discount on all dishes on the menu to those who show their race number – pre or post-race.

Hotel Football is located across the road from Old Trafford Football Stadium and is the brainchild of the Class of ’92 – a world renowned group of players including Gary Neville, Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes, Nicky Butt and Philip Neville. On the ground floor of the hotel is Cafe Football Old Trafford – a unique restaurant that feeds a love of food and football. With ‘Health Kick’ dishes including Protein Promotion – grilled chicken, chorizo, warm sweet potato salad, basil and coriander yoghurt – and Clean Sheet – roasted butternut squash, avocado, cherry tomato, baby spinach, walnut, gem lettuce, green lentils and tahini dressing – the menu’s dishes are perfect pre or post run.



Pizza Express First Street

Offer: 20% for the first 30 people that make reservations on Saturday.




Offer: 20% off food bill when you show your medal on Sunday.



Whistle Punks (Axe Throwing)

Offer: 20% off Axe Throwing for Friday 11th October.

We’ve taken the axe throwing out of the woodland and brought it into the city. Wrapped in a vibrant venue, expertly hosted by kick-ass instructors and backed up with a suitably pumping soundtrack.