Pre-concert Food & Drink

The Charles Hallé Restaurant

Head Chef Marco Tedde’s award-winning menus for pre-concert dining offer a choice of starter, main course and dessert. The menu changes regularly and is offered at a fixed price. All menus include a vegetarian option; please let us know when booking if you have any other dietary requirements.

£21.95 for 2 courses plus coffee & petits fours
£27.50 for 3 courses plus coffee & petits fours

Charles Hallé Restaurant – Sample Menu

See below for dining reservation info.

Stalls Café Bar

Stalls Café Bar offers a more informal dining experience. The pre-concert dining menu is available from 5.30pm on concert nights with main courses typically from £10.95. The menu changes daily. Please see sample menu below.

Stalls Café Bar – Pre-concert Sample Menu

See below for dining reservation info.

Please make your reservations for pre-concert dining with the Box Office on 0161 907 9000 or online when you purchase your tickets. A deposit of £5 per person is required. This is non-refundable in the event of cancellation but a credit to your Box Office account will be offered up to three working days before your reservation date.

Stalls Café Bar Daytime Service

Stalls Café Bar will be open during the day for certain events, including day-time and matinee concerts, and foyer performances.

Stalls Café Bar – Sample Daytime Menu

New Year's Eve Gala 19|20 - Dining Options

Five Course Table d’Hote Menu

Dining in the Barbirolli Room is now sold out, but you can enjoy the same menu in the contemporary surroundings of INNSiDE’s restaurant, just 2 minutes’ walk from the Hall. The five course menu includes a welcome drink, a glass of wine with dinner and coffee. Menu

£67 per person

Please book online when you purchase your tickets, or via the Box Office on 0161 907 9000.


Share a platter for two in The Bridgewater Hall’s Charles Hallé Restaurant or Stalls Café Bar. Savoury platters include a bottle of wine.

Charcuterie platter £62 | Seafood platter £67 | Vegetarian platter £62 | Dessert platter £16

Please book via the Box Office on 0161 907 9000, not available to book online.

New Year’s Eve Gala Concert More Info & Booking

Upgrade to A-List

Why not enhance your concert experience with exclusive access to A-List at The Corporate Members Bar for just £10 per person! Avoid the crowds, relax in unique surroundings, and enjoy a complimentary drink on arrival (bottled beer, glass of wine or soft drink). You can also order your interval drinks before the show!

A-List is not available for all concerts. Look out for the A-List option under Dining when you book your tickets online, or call 0161 907 9000. You can also book in person at the Box Office on the night of the performance.


The Stalls bar opens from 5.00pm on concert nights. Bars on other levels open from 6.30pm. Remember to order your interval drinks before the concert and they will be waiting for you. All bars serve a full range of drinks.

Ice Creams

Ice creams are available to buy at the interval, flavours include Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate and Ginger.


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