Plans unveiled for new Simon Shaw restaurant in Ancoats

Simon Shaw, left, and Carlos Gomes
Simon Shaw, chef patron and creative director of El Gato Negro, in Manchester, has revealed plans for Canto, his new restaurant in Ancoats. Meaning ‘corner’ in Portuguese, the restaurant, located in the Fairbairn Building on Henry Street, says it will bring modern Portuguese cuisine to Manchester. The restaurant will be headed up by Porto-born Carlos Gomes – current head chef at El Gato Negro with previous experience at Michelin-starred Barrafina and Koya – and will open this autumn. The new venture will, like its awa... For the full story register now for free or login below...