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Thompson's Restaurant Derry

When looking for a place to dine in Derry the City Hotel Derry’s Thompson's Restaurant & Coppin’s Bar offer a contemporary, relaxed dining experience that is well renowned throughout the city of Londonderry.

Both are set on the ground floor of our hotel & provide excellent food, from bar snacks to our A La Carte menu that is made from only the finest ingredients.

Thompson's Restaurant has quickly established itself as one of Derry’s best restaurants, popular both with hotel guests & local residents. The restaurant overlooks the magnificent River Foyle, & it takes its name from Thompson's Mill, which formerly occupied the site on which the hotel is now built. Set on the banks of the River Foyle Thompson’s restaurant provides breath taking views of the river whilst you enjoy fine cuisine.

There is a wide choice available on the A La Carte menu, which combines traditional fayre with a modern Irish twist. So when looking for an excellent place to eat out in Derry, look no further than Thompson’s restaurant at the City Hotel Derry.

Coppin's Bar is an ideal spot for a drink before or after a meal & holds an excellent reputation with the locals of Derry City. Coppin’s is also perfect for enjoying a light bite with many traditional bar items on its menu. Coppin’s is one Derry’s finest bars, so for night out in Derry enjoy the wide choice of drinks on offer, the lively atmosphere & attentive service that you experience at Coppin’s. Our large plasma screen TV showcases news & sports on a daily basis & hosts live entertainment each Friday & Saturday night.


All new Sundays at The City Hotel

Sunday is the perfect day to relax and spend some time with family and friends over a delicious Sunday lunch….but why spend time cooking over a hot stove when there’s no better place to enjoy a sociable Sunday than at the City Hotel Derry.

Enjoy the traditional flavour of Sunday with a four course lunch made from the finest locally sourced ingredients, served in the stunning surroundings of the hotel’s beautiful Corinthian Ballroom from 12-3.30pm. The delightful atmosphere and spectacular views overlooking the River Foyle provide the perfect backdrop for Sunday dining whilst enjoying the live music. Don’t worry about the kids as they will be kept amused with our kids movie room and entertainment so there’s something for all the family!

 Four course Sunday Lunch is priced at £17.95 per person for adults and £8.95 for children under 8. Dietary requirements can be accommodated, just advise when booking. For more information or to book please call 02871365800.


City Hotel Derry
Queens Quay
County Londonderry

BT48 7AS

Tel: +44(0) 2871 365 800



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  • Thompsons Restaurant
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Thompsons Restaurant

Thompsons Restaurant is popular with both local residents and hotel guests, combining chic décor with discreet, efficient yet friendly service and quality food. Our team of chefs aim to provide dishes that will satisfy the most discerning palates and give each customer a sumptuous meal to remember. They endeavour to source all of their ingredients from local suppliers ensuring quality foundations for each dish. Our restaurant wine list has a selection from around the world which has been carefully chosen to compliment the dishes on our menu perfectly. Our staff are here to help and should you have any special needs or dietary requirements, or indeed if there is something not available on our menu that you would like, we will do all we can to accommodate you and your guests.

Sunday Carvery Lunch

Served in the Corinthian Ballroom, with beautiful views overlooking the iconic Peace Bridge and historic Guildhall, our Sunday carvery offers family and friends the opportunity to enjoy a relaxing lunch in a beautiful setting. Featuring a sumptuous selection of starters and desserts our lunch provides a great afternoon out for the family. Sunday 12.00noon to 3.30pm with Live Music Four course Sunday Lunch is priced at £17.95 per person for adults and £8.95 for children under 8

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Coppins Bar Entertainment

Located in our ground floor, Coppin’s Bar offers an informal relaxed environment to enjoy a drink or bite to eat. Our central location makes an ideal meeting location for a catch up with friends or for a break between shopping. Coppin's serves a light snack menu each day in the bar & foyer. We have live music every weekend and large plasma screen TV available for sports and news. Opening Hours: 11.00am-12.00pm (Monday-Thursday) 11.00am-1.00am (Friday/Saturday) 12.30pm-12.00pm (Sunday)

  • Live Music
  • Sports TV
  • Food served daily

Funeral Lunches

If you are looking for a funeral reception venue in Derry look no further than the City Hotel Derry, the perfect Derry City venue to celebrate the life of your loved one. We are positioned close to St. Columba’s Cathedral, Long Tower Parish, Pennyburn Chapel & St Eugene’s Cathedral. We have a dedicated events team who are sure to cater to all of your needs so you don’t have to worry about the running of your funeral reception in Derry. Lunches can be catered in our ground floor Thompsons Restaurant or a private function room on our dedicated events floor (Subject to availability.)