Pier Eight Restaurant

Pre-Theatre Dining

The restaurant opens 2.5 hours before the start of a Lyric show. From 12pm for 2.30pm matinees and 5pm for 7.30pm evening performances for example.

Book your table when you either select your ticket, call 0161 876 2121 or use the booking widget above. Please email the restaurant manager if you need help making your booking.

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VIP Dining Packages

When you buy your show ticket, you may see an option to upgrade to a VIP package. Here’s what they include.

Please arrive 2.5 hours prior to the start time of the performance to ensure you have time to enjoy the package.

VIP Dining Packages

VIP Dining Packages are available on select shows. £50 per person on top of ticket price.

The VIP Package includes:

  • Glass of fizz on arrival and half a bottle of wine with dinner (soft drinks served as an alternative)
  •  3 course meal (2 courses prior to the show and dessert served at the interval)
  • Shared programme (subject to availability)
  • Coffee or tea at the interval
  • Donation to the Lowry Centre (Registered Charity: 1053962


“Truly delicious!”
Manchester’s Finest

“Dinner-and-a-show has long been the perfect date night combo. Pier Eight is brilliant for theatre-type date nights and those looking for everything under one roof.”
Design by Night

“Absolutely stunning.”
Time Out

“Pier Eight is a real gem, a restaurant which Salford can be very proud of. If you are heading to the theatre, the Lowry shopping outlet, Media City or even if you live on the Quays, it is well worth heading into The Lowry for some quality food in lovely surroundings.”
Good Egg Foodie