If you love great food then the restaurants in Ramsbottom will really appeal. This busy market town nestles in the Irwell Valley and has a rich food heritage, with food and drink festivals, local specialities, artisan producers and a superb range of award-winning eateries. Alongside the dining attractions there are plenty of local sights to visit, including Holcombe Hill, the Irwell Sculpture Trail and Nuttall Park. The surrounding countryside is beautiful and many of the local eateries have splendid views to complement your dining adventures.
You'll find restaurants in Ramsbottom that cater for all occasions and budgets. There are award-winning and even Michelin Guide venues in the area, with fine dining and rare wines to please. Perhaps you're looking for an authentic Indian meal that a group of friends can enjoy for a special occasion? You'll find eateries that provide the food, service and atmosphere that guarantee a great night. Looking for an intimate French bistro for a special date? You can feast on moules, steak and frites at Ramsbottom's French restaurants and finish with a slice of tarte tartin with vanilla cream and an espresso.
The town has various popular food and drink festivals, including the very popular annual Chocolate Festival. Thousands of visitors descend on the cobbled streets of Ramsbottom with restaurants, cafes and bars putting on special menus and offers designed to appeal to the chocolate lovers. The atmosphere is wonderful, demand for local food and drink is high and live music and other entertainment make the evenings complete. Remember to book a table with Quandoo if you don't want to queue!
The Eastern Eye is one of the most popular Asian restaurants in Ramsbottom and it offers an extensive menu with dishes to suit all tastes. Begin with a mixed platter of pakoras, lamb chops, bhajis and chicken tikka, then move on to one of the house specials such as lamb naga with pickled chillies. Just remember to leave a review for your fellow Quandoo diners so they can benefit from your experiences at the fine restaurants in Ramsbottom.