Vermilion – Manchester’s Social Haven


Calling all Manchester socialites! For those in search of the exotic, out of the ordinary, and quite frankly out of this world; why not check out the Asian Wonderland that is Vermilion? The ultra-chic, modern and stylish three-storey Labyrinth that is the most sought after venue of exclusivity in the city; with a luxurious restaurant, elegant cocktail bar and impeccable function room to be found under one magnificent roof.  Be treated to a unique food drink and socialising experience and appreciate the masses of outlandish entertainment throughout the year, such as that of the world famous ‘Ladyboys of Bangkok.’ Vermilion is certainly an establishment to suit all comers!



The Vermilion restaurant is a one of a kind dining utopia; combining creative, delicious oriental food and enticing delicacies with a stunning interior, alluring surroundings and elegant service to create an ultra-modern soothing atmosphere that provides the perfect setting from which to relax and unwind. Bombard your senses with the best in Japanese, Thai and Indian cuisine and indulge in some of the finest seafood whilst you lose yourself in the fabulous selection of Asian antiquities on view that really do provide a feast for the eyes. Be sure to book though, as it can get busy!

The restaurant is set up to suit many an occasion; whether you’re looking to impress potential (or current) clients, book a group celebration, or you’re going for a quiet meal with that special someone. Everything is catered for and every need will be met, including various offers and a private dining area that holds Manchester’s most glamorous table; why not try your hand at creating your own Vermilion masterpiece with a Thai cooking class? Taking place on the first Saturday of every month, you will be given the opportunity to learn from their highly experienced chefs in the company’s state of the art kitchens; alongside which you’ll enjoy a scrumptious Vermilion lunch and a fine selection of complimentary drinks amongst a number of other benefits, all on behalf of the group’s sponsors! For just £60.00 per person, it is perfect for a gift idea, team building session, enhancing your cooking skills or simply learning from scratch.



Possibly the most eye-catching drinking venue in the city; Cinnabar is the crown jewel of the Vermilion complex. The charming cocktail bar is a fantasy world of futuristic art, culture and sound; with a design that does nothing but compliment such an identity and a soothing, exotic atmosphere that suits all moods. It is open Thursday to Saturday and is primed for the Manchester weekend crowd; with casual seating to be found throughout and semi-secluded ‘cocoon beds’ available for groups looking for even more comfort, intimacy and extravagance, complete with personal wait service; perfect to kick back and relax in after a hard week of work.


Whether you’re looking to chill out after another exquisite Vermillion meal, having a few from the enormous and alluring drinks list before heading into town, or going to get down and boogie to the electrifying and eclectic beats on offer; everything is catered for and nothing is left to chance (except maybe whether you’re going to pull that guy/girl you’ve had your eye on!). Make your way over on a Friday or Saturday night and be entranced by the stylings of DJ Lee Majors; who will take you on a trip through the 80’s and 90’s whilst playing the best in R&B, Soul, Motown and Disco. Get yourself on the guest list and get in free!

Why not book your next event here? The Abacus Gallery can be found just upstairs from the Cinnabar main area and caters for many a function, be that wedding, birthday or office party; the sky is the limit. It has previously hosted shindigs for a number of prestigious organisations, including both of the world famous Manchester football clubs, football governing body UEFA, major drinks brand Coca Cola and clothing brand Emporio Armani; as well as the conservative/labour party conference and the Ricky Hatton after fight party. The room can fit up to 150 people and offers its own bar, dance-floor, sound system and a choice of enticing dining opportunities; so drink hard (but not too hard), party down, and eat to your hearts content!