Questions About

Food and Drink

No food or drink items are to be taken into Echo Arena.  Only food and drink items purchased on the premises are to be consumed in Echo Arena. Food may be brought in to the arena in exceptional circumstances on medical grounds. To see what food and drink is on offer, click here.

Alcohol is available for sale to anyone aged 18 and over - identification may be required.  Echo Arena supports the Challenge 25 scheme, which encourages anyone who is aged 18 and over but looks under 25 to produce identification when buying alcohol.  The scheme is run by the Retail of Alcohol Standards Group, which represents alcohol retailers.

Echo Arena welcomes debit/credit card and contactless payments at all Mersey Eats and Mersey Drinks kiosks.  Unfortunately, mobile catering units can only accept cash payments.

For information about local restaurants and bars around Liverpool please visit our eating and drinking directory or www.visitliverpool.com

We have three hotels on site, Jurys InnStaybridge Suites and Pullman Liverpool which both offer a high standard of accommodation. Alternative hotels around Liverpool can be found in our directory or at www.visitliverpool.com

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Liverpool's Finest

Liverpool is a vibrant, modern city, proud of its rich heritage and renowned for its friendly people. Visit Liverpool and enjoy everything it has to offer. Here is just a sample of what's on offer.

 

Staying

Pullman Liverpool Hotel

Pullman Liverpool Hotel

This 4* Hotel is one of the most stylish hotels in the city. Just a 30 second walk from the venue and with plenty of parking adjacent, join us for pre or post show dinner or drinks in Marco Pierre White’s world renowned Wheeler’s of St. James’s Restaurant.

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Eat & Drink

Wheeler's

Wheeler's

Wheeler's of St. James's Liverpool is now open at Kings Dock next to the Arena and Convention Centre. Wheeler's reputation has been built on seafood, however the menu offers a variety of meat and vegetarian dishes that make it accessible to all.

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Panam Restaurant and Bar

Panam Restaurant and Bar

A contemporary bar and restaurant at Britannia Pavilion The Royal Albert Dock, opposite the venue. Panam serves fabulous modern British and European cuisine with great service in plush surroundings catering for tables of 2 to 100+

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Shopping

Liverpool ONE

Liverpool ONE

Located by the city’s iconic waterfront, Liverpool ONE is one of Europe's leading retail and leisure destinations. With more than 170 stores, bars and restaurants, a 14 screen cinema and even a park, you’ll always have a fun packed day here.

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City Central Shopping

City Central Shopping

The beating heart of Liverpool’s retail scene, just minutes away from the venue, City Central Shopping comprises five shopping centres, two hotels, two theatres and more than 400 shops, so there’s something for everyone and every budget.

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Attractions

British Music Experience

British Music Experience

The British Music Experience tells the story of British Music through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia from the Beatles and Bowie to Adele, Oasis and The X Factor.

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Liverpool ONE

Liverpool ONE

From high street favourites to high-end boutiques, your
fabulous shopping experience is a short stroll from
the venue. Stores open until 8pm weekdays, so
there’s plenty of time to hit the shops.

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