December In The River Restaurant

New Winter A La Carte Menu

The 2AA rosette River Restaurant at The Lowry Hotel has launched an exciting new menu. Executive chef, Andrew Green’s winter a la carte menu is full of tempting seasonal dishes such as starters like pan-fried breast of pigeon or cured sea trout whilst main courses include options such as seared supreme of halibut or pan-fried lemon sole.

Meat lovers will be delighted to see a 16oz chateaubriand roasted over the coals in the Josper Grill whilst the pastry team have been busy creating some fabulous delights like a praline and chocolate malt parfait and a brillat-savarin cheesecake.

The winter a la carte menu is available for lunch and dinner every day apart from Sunday lunch.

The Festive Season Is Fast Approaching

The River Restaurant has special menus throughout December and is the perfect place to celebrate with friends, family and loved ones. Indulge in luxury surroundings this festive season whilst enjoying the ultimate in attentive service.

The River Restaurant offers a variety of choices, designed for delivering an occasion to remember. Throughout December, you can enjoy festive lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, accompanied with festive crackers and novelties on the table.

Lunch £25, Afternoon Tea £24, Dinner £27.50

For all tables of ten or more in the River Restaurant, the organiser will receive a voucher for a meal for two from the Chef’s Choice Menu in January.

Festive Cocktails In The River Bar

The festive season is truly upon us and there is no better time of year to gather together friends, family and colleagues to celebrate. The River Bar is made for celebrations with some new cocktails based on classic Christmas treats.

Mulled Martini – A new take on the traditional Christmas favourite, mixing red wine, Drambuie, orange and lemon juice, honey and cinnamon syrup all topped with flamed orange.

Mince Pie Martini – A mix of Pedro Ximenez, Drambuie, Cointreau and apple juice which tastes just like a mince pie…but better.

The Ambassador – An indulgent mix of Frangelico, Mozart liqueur, Liquor 43 and a blend of chocolate and hazelnut syrup with a dash of cream, all topped off with crushed hazelnuts.

Our Chocolate Orange – A beautiful festive indulgence consisting of Grey Goose orange vodka, Mozart liqueur, chocolate syrup and a dash or orange bitters all finished with flamed orange.


Friday 16 December 2016 Billecart Champagne Dinner £110

Founded in 1818 by Nicholas Francois Billecart and his wife Elisabeth Salmon, Champagne Billecart-Salmon is synonymous with excellence and perfection. Billecart-Salmon, situated in Mareuil-sur-Ay is one of the few remaining champagne houses to be owned and led by the original family now in its seventh generation.

Heritage has joined forces with the most modern of wine-making techniques to create legendary cuvees. Their distinctive finesse, elegance and harmony have gracefully helped celebrate a number of special moments.

For more information about dining in the River Restaurant during December call The Lowry Hotel on 0161 827 4000 or email


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50 Dearmans Place, Chapel Wharf, Manchester , M3 5LH
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