Lime sits at the heart of Salford Quay's cultural center, just outside the Lowry Outlet Mall and Theatre. Offering a global menu, affordable drinks and outside seating, there's no better place to use as a base whilst exploring the Quays, or as a starting point for a bar crawl around the area.
Salford Quays Bars
A decadent urban utopia bisected by beautific canals and the gleaming media center MediaCity, Salford Quays really does offer up something for everyone. Sports, theatre, television, historical tours, discount shopping, this historic waterfront of Greater Manchester also hosts a great mix of new bars and stunning food. Here we recommend some of the best bars that the Quays has to offer when you fancy something new, or getting away from the usual Manchester nightlife.
Salford's proper pub comes in the form of The Dockyard, a homely venue that serves up burgers, beers and ciders. Close to the BBC's headquarters, this spot is popular with the after-work crowd, especially when their pop-up shipping container bar opens outside, right next to the water.
Hidden in the heart of Media City, Social 7 is a venue that's got it all. Formerly a private members club, the bar is now open to all, including their large list of gins and all-day menu, which will get you started with breakfast. They also have a range of conference rooms and are pros at catering, making this a top choice to organise an event.
Housed inside a striking building in the heart of MediaCityUK, The Alchemist is one of the best bars in Salford. Fronting a unique selection of innovative cocktails, and delicious menu of internationally-inspired eats, it's perfect for a few after work drinks, or as a full night out destination.