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Clippers Restaurant & Bar

Copthorne Hotel Manchester | Clippers Quay, Salford M50 3XP, England
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good18%
  • Average28%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible10%
Oct 11, 2017
“Appalling service”
Jun 16, 2017
“Staying at the hotel”
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Bar, International, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Copthorne Hotel Manchester | Clippers Quay, Salford M50 3XP, England
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Only 1 person serv ing up to about 20 tables, the bar and clearing/clearing tables. Wait for everything drinks, ordering food, the food and the bill. Other staff around but they generally served other tables and room service orders.

Thank Eric494
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Restaurant service for dinner and breakfasts very good. Service in Clippers Bar couldn't be faulted. Food in both good.

Thank 707ella
Reviewed February 19, 2017

I don't expect much from hotel restaurants, but this was lower quality than usual; Fish and Chips you normally can't ruin, but it was dry and tasteless. I'd challenge the 'homemade' tartare sauce - seriously, whose home? Take a walk down the road, you get...More

Thank Jon E
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Lamb was nice, treacle tart was cold and hard. Service brilliant. Prices are fair and wine list is decent. Would return.

Thank Sandra P
Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Here with a bus load from work on a conference Quickly seated and order taken at 7.10pm We all waited and waited 8.35 pm we had the picture attached delivered to our table a medium rare steak and 6 chips a tomato and a mushroom...More

Thank Neillynn T
Reviewed August 23, 2016

as mentioned in main review, offers a good mix of choice but in food and budget, staff all very helpful and friendly

Thank GrahamCleveleys
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Returned this week for coffee and cake with two colleagues. I had forgotten how peaceful and lovely the view is from the restaurant. From the front of the hotel you would never know what a lovely aspect the restaurant has.

Thank prguru2015
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Pre Booked, Pre Paid Meal for Two. Waiting staff uncertain what this entitles us to but it transpires we can order any food up to the value of £21.00 per person. Menu is limited but interesting. Starters arrived late and were missing elements. When this...More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

The food was good a bit pricey and the potion size were weird(one night had the ham terrine was huge and the next night salmon fish cake was small and both cost same?) The service was terrible took 45 mins for main to arrive and...More

Thank James B
Reviewed June 22, 2016

As the title says, the lady behind the bar was great - knows what she is doing, does it quickly and is very friendly. Plenty of space to stand or sit in a group too.

Thank Stuart M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, International, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Copthorne Hotel Manchester | Clippers Quay, Salford M50 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Salford
Something unique is happening at Clippers Gourmet Gallery. First, you help yourself to the gorgeous, mouthwatering starters, from smoked fish and terrines to salads and seafoods. Then, when you order your main course - and the specials change daily - it is prepared in full view in the central cooking gallery. As much fun as a cabaret! Wok-cooked dishes are sizzled on the spot from your own combination of ingredients. Vegetarians are particularly well-looked after, as the chef will discuss their requirements and create a dish to their taste. The ambience is informal and relaxed, the restaurant is filled with delicious sounds and aromas of cooking - great for couples, groups and families. The friendly service is a treat too.
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