The new German Doner Kebab (GDK) Restaurant is set to open its doors in Manchester.

The gourmet kebab chain has confirmed that it will open its first Manchester City location and Flagship restaurant at 311-313 Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield.

The flagship restaurant is scheduled to open in August and will create in the region of 40 new jobs, bringing employment to the local area.

The opening has been announced as German Doner Kebab forges ahead with plans to open 47 new restaurants in the UK during 2021, building significantly on the 12 opened during 2020.

GDK says it is revolutionising the kebab in the UK, bringing a fresh, high-quality taste sensation that has made it the number one spot to enjoy a kebab.

Daniel Bunce, GDK MD for UK and Europe, said: “We’re excited to confirm that we will be bringing the German Doner Kebab experience to Manchester this August as we gear up for the launch of our Flagship Fallowfield restaurant in one of the area’s most iconic buildings.”

“Our game-changing kebabs are revolutionising the kebab in the UK and we are excited to be bringing a new fast-casual experience to the area, offering great tasting fresh food in a relaxed and modern setting.”

Once opened, German Doner Kebab will offer a full dine-in experience, subject to government restrictions, as well as Takeaway and Click and Collect. Delivery will be available through GDK’s Delivery partners.