POLICIES + FAQs

We aren’t really one for rules, but here are some things we should probably tell you…

Booking Policies

Covid-19

To view our most up to date processes and procedures in regards to social distancing and sanitisation, please click here.

Table Policy

Bookings are now essential to visit us. In line with Government guidance, only groups from the same household or bubble are able to share a table; you may be asked for proof of this upon arrival.
All food bookings for up to six guests have a two hour table time, food bookings for seven or more guests have a two and a half hour table time, all drinks bookings have a two hour table time.
Card details are required for every booking, in the event of a complete no show of your party you may be charged £5pp. You can amend your booking via your confirmation email.  If you are running late, please let us know on 0161 833 4040 (between 10am-5pm).

Dogs

Small dogs are welcome until 7pm daily. Please let us know in advance if you are bringing a dog along  so we can seat you in a dog friendly area.

Age Policy

Under 18s are welcome to dine with us but must vacate the venue by 8pm Sunday-Thursday and by 6pm on  Friday & Saturday.

Dress Code

Albert requests that guests dress appropriately for our regal namesake; no trainers, sportswear, or overly casual attire. Please note that we do not accept balloons, sashes/veils, fancy dress, table decorations etc.

21 Weekend / Challenge 25

On Friday & Saturday after 6pm we operate an over 21-year-old policy.

Therefore, if you are fortunate enough to look 25 or under, proof of age may be requested.

Our approved forms of ID are valid Driving Licence, valid Passport, Military ID, any other form of ID with the PASS hologram on it.

Groups

In compliance with government guidelines all table bookings must be made for your household or bubble, you may be asked for proof of this on arrival. No large single sex groups will be allowed into the venue, this includes hen and stag parties.

If we deem a member of your group to be intoxicated we reserve the right to refuse entry. If you or members of your party do not comply with social distancing measures you will also be asked to leave.

As a licensed venue, we reserve the right to refuse entry based on any of the above reasons. Decisions on entry are made at the door at the time of arrival.

FAQs

I am trying to book online, but the system isn’t showing the time I’d like to book for:

All available time slots will show on the booking widget, if your desired time slot is not available this is because we are fully booked.

How long do I get on my table?

We allocate your table for specific times according to your table size, please refer to your email confirmation for the return time of your table.

Why do I need to provide my card details to make a reservation?

Your card details simply secure your reservation, there is no charge at the time of booking and we cannot access your card details. The only time your card may be charged is be in the case of a complete no show on the day of your reservation, this is based on £5pp.

Do you have an allergen guide?

An allergen guide can be provided upon request. Please contact us on events@albertsschloss.co.uk and we can get this sent over to you. We do request if you or a member of your party has any special dietary requirements/allergies we are informed at the time of booking.

Are children allowed in the restaurant?

Children are welcome to dine but must vacate by 8pm Sunday – Thursday and 6pm Friday & Saturday.

Are under 21’s allowed on a weekend?

We operate an over 21’s policy from 6pm on a Friday and Saturday.

Can I order bakery items to take away?

Our bakery items are made fresh and ready to purchase from 10am on Saturday & Sunday until they run out. If you would like to pre-order any bread, cronuts or kruffins to take away please give us a call. All pre-orders will require payment upfront to confirm the order.

Do you check for ID on arrival?

We check for ID on arrival if you look under 25 years of age. We have a strict no-ID, no-entry policy so please make sure you bring ID with you.

How do I contact the venue regarding lost property?

You can give us a call on 0161 833 4040 or go to www.albertsschloss.co.uk/lost

Are you dog friendly?

Small dogs are allowed until 7pm however not in the restaurant area – please ensure you let us know if you’re bringing a dog and we can seat you in a dog friendly area.

What time does your entertainment start and who is it?

Please refer to the showtime section of our website as this varies day to day.

Can I book a table just for drinks?

We do have drinks booths available to prebook however availability for these depends on updates to Government guidelines. You can make an enquiry for a future date here.

Is there a guestlist?

We do not operate a guestlist unfortunately unless you have a reservation with us.

Do you sell giftcards and how can I purchase one?

Yes, you can buy a digital giftcard online via our web shop. Alternatively you can pop in and see us for a physical giftcard.

Do you have a happy hour?

Yes, our Apres Ski hour is from 4pm-7pm Monday-Friday where we have selected £5 cocktails & £20 bottles of prosecco.

Still got a question? 

Give us a call on 0161 833 40 40 (option 2).