What to do in Manchester

What to do in Manchester

What to do - Salford Quays


The Lowry’s stylish restaurant and bar, overlooking the stunning waterside setting of Salford Quays and MediaCityUK. Serving fresh, British flavours and seasonal ingredients, it is the perfect setting for a relaxed lunch, pre-theatre meal or to celebrate a special occasion. If you’re looking for a more casual dining experience, they also offer a full bar menu in the bar.

The Alchemist staff are masters in mixology and demons in the kitchen. Their mixologists create every cocktail with an obsessive eye for detail. The surrounding are impressive with a golden roof and walls and a stunning terrace that looks out over the canal.

The Dockyard
A proper boozer! Serving a mixture of beers and spirits The Dockyard has pretty much always got an “after work” atmosphere!

Museums and Galleries

The Imperial War Museum
IWM is a family of five museums recording and showcasing experiences of modern conflict. Some of those experiences paint a picture of everyday life in wartime, others give us a glimpse of something exceptional. All of them help us to explore the causes of war and its impact on people’s lives. An interesting and unforgettable day out.

The Lowry
The Lowry is an iconic and beautiful building, right in the heart of Salford Quays. They are committed to using visual and performing arts to enrich people’s lives. Audiences enjoy a diverse programme of theatre, opera, musicals, dance, music, comedy and visual art as well as events and activities to expand the horizons of audiences and artists alike.