The River Restaurant at The Lowry Hotel is a two-AA-rosette restaurant and one of Manchester’s best places to eat and drink in a glass-walled, riverside setting overlooking Santiago Calatrava’s Trinity Bridge. The convivial atmosphere is also deeply luxurious with purple leather chairs, semi-circular banquettes, while Fornasetti plates, mirrors and lithographs and prints decorate the walls. There is also an exclusive private dining room for up to 24 people which is licenced for weddings and civil ceremonies. The restaurant serves afternoon tea and dinner and the a la carte menu has been devised around the best local and seasonal produce. An additional three-course seasonal menu changes each month and is just £24.95 for three courses at dinner (except Saturday Evening). The popular Sunday lunch menu is £22.50 per person for three courses and is always accompanied by live music. You can also try Afternoon Tea or for a real indulgent treat sample the Champagne, Bellini or G & Tea’s for £33.00 per person.
4 course with a glass of Ayala Champagne, £55 per person.
Available Thursday 14th Feb, Friday 15th and Sat 16th Feb from 18:00 – 22:00.
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Kimm our pianist will be the entertainment on Thursday 14th Feb from 7pm and on Friday 15th Feb we have Tony, contemporary guitarist.
Sunday Lunch Special Offer: The River Restaurant is famed for its Sunday roast and we have a very special offer. Enjoy two courses for two people and a glass of Prosecco for just £36.00 per couple. If you prefer all three courses, our menu is still available for £22.50 per person. Don’t forget our talented performer Kimm will be in The River Bar all Sunday afternoon. Must be purchased as a voucher to redeem this offer, please visit
Our afternoon tea includes finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and strawberry preserve, pastries and dainty fancies washed down with tea. Traditional Afternoon tea is £22.50 per person or with Champagne, G & Tea, Or Bellini Afternoon Tea £33.00 per person.
Available from 12:00 till 16:00 Monday to Sunday.
|Main dining room capacity||96|
|Booking policy||Reservations only|
|Max group booking size||24|
|Function rooms available||Yes|
|Outside dining space||Yes|
|Outside dining spaces||31|
|Average 3 course lunch price (excluding drinks)||£40|
|Average 3 course evening meal price (excluding drinks)||£40|
|Alcohol license||Bring your own|
|Vegetarian catering||Vegetarian restaurant|
|Vegan catering||Vegan venue|
|Halal catering||Halal venue|
|Wheat/Gluten catering||Wheat / Gluten Free options on menu|
|Wheelchair access throughout facility||Yes|
|Dedicated disabled toilets||Yes|
|Dedicated disabled parking||Yes|
|Payment by credit card||Yes|
|Payment by debit card||Yes|
|Drink without food||Yes|
|Separate bar with seating||Yes|
|Venue overlooking water||Yes|
|Covered smoking area||no covered smoking area|
|Venue special views||Overlooks the River Irwell|