Trendy Manchester Bars

There's no shortage of cool and quirky bars to hang out at in Manchester, so we've compiled a list of all the venues you have to visit. Whether you're looking for cool cocktails, amazing live music or some sophisticated surroundings, the Northern unofficial capitol of England will possess it. To find out the pick of the bunch you must check out our extensive guide to the most fashionable Manchester bars and restaurants.

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The Living Room, Deansgate

Dining is at its chic-est with this premier Manchester bar. You will struggle to think of anything cooler than eating and drinking at The Living Room, be it a working lunch or evening cocktails with loved ones, this is one of the stand out trendy bars in Manchester. Its incredible drinks list still remains one of the most fanciful in the land, giving you little reason not to attend. So book a table using the form provided! 

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Dusk til Pawn, Northern Quarter

Manchester bars don't come much more left field than the Northern Quarter's Dusk til Pawn. Converted from an ex-fortune teller's den into an old-fashioned pawn shop, this venue couldn't be any more quirky if it tried. Testament to this is their outrageous and downright impressive selection of cocktails they provide, and when you throw a jukebox into the mix the end product is a polished and chic establishment for all to enjoy. Reserve your table now to make the most of your evening. 

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Noho, Northern Quarter

Set in a one-of-a-kind space, this Northern Quarter bar capitalises on its stylish grade II listed building location. As DJs spin the sexiest of grooves the place comes alive, making it one of Manchester's trendiest bars. Tie in their extensive seasonal cocktail list and you have the perfect setting to see off your night in style. 

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Black Dog Ballroom Northern Quarter, Northern Quarter

Combining all of New York's coolest elements, Black Dog Ballroom provides Manchester with the Big Apple's most stylish decor, food and drink. Equipped with pool tables, a secret room and a sleek bar this eloquent Northern Quarter venue has become synonymous Manchester's trendier locations. Expect to find an assortment of world class draught beers, cocktails, burgers and pizzas to salivate over whilst you kick back into cruise control. Book your table now for food, drinks or pool! 

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Lock 91, Deansgate Locks

As one of Manchester's leading lights when it comes to alternative bars, Lock 91 still maintains its passion for supplying first degree service and hospitality. It's rustic and beautiful location situated on Deansgate Locks provides locals and customers from further afield with a comprehensive drinks menu that takes some topping! The perfect setting to let go of your cares and worries. Book your table or drinks area now! 

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The Liquor Store, Deansgate

Relatively new to the Manchester bar scene, this venue has made an immediate impact with the citizens of Manchester. Inherently stylish but also known for its creative and quirky attributes, The Liquor Store takes inspiration from our American friends delivering an eclectic selection of liquor from across the globe. Staying true to Manchester's party reputation, the venue enforces late opening hours to keep that atmosphere electric all night long. Book your table in advance to ensure plenty of space for you and your party. 

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Opus One, Deansgate

Decked out with a flamboyant interior including gold and black crocodile skin hide, this quirky Manchester bar has rapidly become one of the most glamorous locations in the city to socialise with friends. With an impressive array of cocktails and champagne to enjoy, the Raddison's Opus One bar has to be seen to be believed 

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Panacea Manchester, Deansgate

Known for its highly imaginative cocktail list and cosmopolitan allure, Panacea is a real highlight of the Manchester bar scene. Straddling the border between the city's shopping centre and financial district, this swanky bar provides a buzzing atmosphere and an even more electric clientele. If you are wondering where all the trend setters are heading then look no further than Panacea. 

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Cloud 23, Deansgate

Cloud 23 wreaks of extravagant luxury. Offering panoramic views of the city landscape this Manchester bar really understands how to wow a customer. From the cocktail list through to the music this lavish venue has set phasers to stun, so if you're looking for somewhere that oozes style this will be the place for you.   

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Elixir Tonics & Treats, Deansgate

Elixir is one of the newest bars to hit Deansgate, and is already one of the most popular. It oozes sophistication and cool with effortless quirks littered within the decor, menu and staff. It's charming and still quaint attracting only the most stylish members of Manchester's nightlife. It's lavish cocktail menu and bar dishes accompany the rich and pleasing aesthetics making it one of the most trendy bars in town. 

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