New chef Stephen Moore for Manchester’s relaxed fine dining restaurant Grafene

Grafene, the relaxed fine dining establishment at 55 King Street made its mark on the Manchester eating out scene with its launch last summer – and has now unveiled a new head chef Stephen Moore. Stephen makes the move across King Street from the nearby Gotham Hotel, with experience including working for 3 AA-rosette restaurants at ...

Restaurant review: Grafene, Manchester

Modern British food has never been more popular. Traditional fayre that has been contemporised and served with a twist is a trend I’m seeing in restaurants across the country. There has been a lot of noise about Grafene and its modern menu, with curious critics travelling the breadth of the UK to see what the ...

King Street welcomes Modern British restaurant Grafene

Manchester's food scene continues to flourish with the addition of another top drawer restaurant to it ranks - Grafene.  Inspired by modern Manchester, hospitality entrepreneurs Paul and Kathryn Roden have made a £1m investment into the 55 King Street site formerly the home of Brasserie Blanc. This powerhouse couple certainly know a thing or two about the restaurant trade. ...