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Eat & Drink

Whether it's catching up with friends over lunch, enjoying a pre theatre meal or a drink with colleagues after work...

MediaCity

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The Alchemist

Discover the futuristic cocktail bar & restaurant, where bartenders create every cocktail with an obsessive eye for detail, orchestrated to add a devilish dash of theatre and the food inspired by worldwide cuisines bedazzles. With a stunning selection of menu items, including gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan options, the bar and restaurant is ideal for a working lunch, or an evening meal on the water.

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The Botanist

A place where you can expect resident botanists crafting unusual cocktails, Sunday roasts and a delicious a La Carte menu. Explore a secret garden of food and drink, where all are welcome to join (the Botanist is a dog friendly venue).

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Grindsmith

Grindsmith serves breakfast and brunch alongside the tastiest coffee this side of the Quays. This is the perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city centre and soak up all the character this shop has to offer. It features a stained-glass window, giant chandeliers, bespoke bar, and cosy mezzanine!

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Box On The Docks

Re-opening in spring 2024. A mouth-watering array of independent food and drink vendors, from the likes of The Tasty Greek, A Few Scoops and more. Explore a selection of seriously delicious bites and beers at this seasonal venue, while enjoying the stunning MediaCity views and sunshine!

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The Dockyard

With a real passion for beer, The Dockyard offers an unrivalled selection of craft ales, beers and ciders from all over the world. A rustic ale house with a relaxed dining operation that offers simple, quick and tasty menus for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Balanced City

Pret A Manger

Pret’s mission is simple; to serve freshly-made food and good organic coffee, while also trying to do the right thing. Food is handmade in shop kitchens throughout the day and anything they don’t sell, goes to charity.

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Marco’s

Marco’s New York Italian from celebrity chef Marco Pierre White, offers casual, comfortable dining for every occasion in the Holiday Inn MediaCity. Expect to taste the chef’s Italian heritage, with wholesome rustic dishes all showcasing the very best fresh ingredients.

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Seven Bro7hers

Bringing a vibrant addition to MediaCity’s growing independent scene, the Seven Bro7hers beerhouse serves up specially-crafted brews alongside a wide-ranging food menu.

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Pier Eight

Pier Eight is The Lowry’s stylish restaurant and bar, overlooking the waterside. Serving fresh, British flavours and seasonal ingredients, it’is the perfect setting for a relaxed lunch, pre-show meal or a special occasion.

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Costa

Costa Coffee’s master baristas offer a huge variety of drinks from classic coffees, lattes, cappuccinos or espressos, with a range of snacks and quick bites too. There is also a costa coffee at Quayside offering the same drinks and snacks!

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Craft Brew

Craftbrew is a lovingly created space with a range of draught lagers, hand pulled ales, served alongside a wholesome all-day grazing and deli menu.

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Chapati Café

Chapati Café is all about tasty, homestyle Indian food – with a Gujarati influence.
Served on traditional, stainless steel plates, customers can choose three curries from a wide selection, freshly cooked each day along with rice/chapatis and complimentary salad and chutneys.

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Prezzo

Prezzo’s Italian restaurants offer casual dining that brings the best, authentic Italian cuisine combined with impeccable service.

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Central Bay

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11 Central

11 Central at Central Bay is a microbrewery and bar that thrives on unexpected combinations, offering classic comfort food, a tantalising Sunday Roast, and inventive cocktails to surprise and delight your taste buds. Join us for a unique experience where wonder and surprise come together.

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That Ziki at Kargo MKT

Specialising in mouthwatering Mediterranean flavours. Making almost everything from scratch including their secret marinade, fresh tzatziki and sauces prepared daily. Thatziki get their produce straight from Greece including their pitta breads and feta to make their offer a real taste of the Greek islands.

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Quayside

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CENTRAL BAY

Our new, waterfront dining and drinking destination on MediaCity’s south-facing waterfront is set to be launched as Central Bay – and will become the first of its kind in Salford.

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Balanced City

Nando’s

Home of the legendary flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken – Nando’s prides itself on traditional Portuguese hospitality, a fun, laid-back atmosphere and excellent value for money.

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Costa

Costa Coffee’s master baristas offer a huge variety of drinks from classic coffees, lattes, cappuccinos or espressos, with a range of snacks and quick bites too. There is also a costa coffee at Quayside offering the same drinks and snacks!

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Pizza Express

Pizza Express brings great hospitality and fresh ideas to the table – whether in the form of the American Hot, Romana, or Leggera pizza, Dough Balls, or Peroni beers.

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Harvester

Whether you’re meeting friends or family for breakfast, lunch or dinner, you’ll find a relaxed atmosphere, great menu choices bursting with flavour and brilliant value at Harvester.

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Balanced City

Chicken Cottage

Chicken Cottage is a fast-food place which is perfect for Lunch or Dinner.
It offers Fried chicken, burgers, Wraps and small bites such as onion rings, fries, chicken nuggets and lots more!

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Lime Bar

Lime is an independent restaurant and bar with a passion for sourcing local, seasonal produce. Serving up food daily, across brunch, lunch and dinner, menus combine a selection of Southern style American eats with freshly rolled sushi and sashimi.

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Kargo On The Docks

MediaCity’s favourite dining and events scene has returned – bigger and better than ever! With an expanded food and drink offer operated by Kargo, jam-packed events programme and installations by Salford-based artist.

Including the Block Steak Shop, Parmogeddon, So Famous and more!

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Wine

Dining deals

Discounts and tasty lunchtime deals across your favourites at MediaCity including Dockyard, The Alchemist and independent kitchens at Kargo MKT in Central Bay.

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