The Rivals

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£25 and under
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Gastro Pub
Situated within the visually stunning Royal Exchange Theatre, The Rivals is the perfect venue for a business lunch, a break from shopping or a pre-theatre dinner. With views out over St Ann"s Square and into the theatre's Great Hall The Rivals offers a superb pre-theatre dinner menu with friendly attentive service. The bar/restaurant is also open during theatre performances for non theatre going customers. Real ale, craft beer, fine wines and excellent food are all on offer
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Gastro Pub, British, European
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Hours of Operation

Monday – Saturday: 12pm – 3.00pm


Monday – Saturday: 5pm - 10pm
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Phone number
0161 615 6666
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Payment Options
MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Executive Chef
Anna Fysh
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Parking Details
The following NCP Car Parks offer 20% discount to all our customers. Simply validate your ticket at the theatre's box office.

NCP MARKET PLACE, Black Friars St.

Tarriff info:
2hrs - £5.00
2-4hrs - £9.00
4-6hrs - £13.00
6-24hrs - £18.00


Tarriff info:
2hrs - £7.00
2-4hrs - £15.00
4-6hrs - £17.00
6-24hrs - £25.00
Bar Dining, Beer, Beer Garden, Cafe, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine