Themed Nights Out In Manchester

Manchester nightlife has plenty to offer and boasts a number of themed bars and pubs around the city just waiting to be discovered. Whether you like your lager with a Cuban twist or your Pinot Grigio from a Pawn shop, we've got something for you. So have a look through what we've highlighted as some of the best themed nights out that Manchester has to offer.

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Dog Bowl

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If you're looking for things to do in Manchester that include drinking, eating and bowling. Well, Dogbowl has it all for you. From the same folk who run the Black Dog Ballroom's comes a fantastic Oxford Road bar where you can have a great night on the lanes and relax by the bar afterwards. Book online in advance to reserve your table and lane. 

Happily Affordable ££

Montpellier's presents an evening dedicated to the tales of Prohibition America to a backdrop of Whisky tastings ran by Boom Whisky. Taking you back to the Golden Age of the 1920s, you'll be taken through the stories of illicit liquor production, secret speakeasy parties and the period cocktails that were born from that decade. 

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Situated just off of King Street this Spanish/Latino themed tapas bar adds a real touch of character to Manchester nightlife. Sandanista brings the spirit of Spain to Manchester with amazing food served until 10pm every night and a great range of cocktails and world beers.

Happily Affordable ££

Dusk til Pawn

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You would be forgiven for walking straight past this Northern Quarter bar thinking it's just a smart looking pawn shop. But peek inside and you'll see that Dusk til Pawn is a fantastically original theme for a cocktail bar in Manchester. So leave the old TV at home and bring some friends instead.

Happily Affordable ££

Fab Cafe

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If you're on the hunt for fun bars in Manchester with a likeable twist, then Fab Cafe on Portland Street should tick all the boxes. A brilliant Sci-Fi themed bar complete with retro games and life-size Daleks from the Dr. Who TV series makes a visit to Fab a fun night for all. 

Happily Affordable ££

We suggest whacking on your funny hat for this themed night out, as you'll be attending The Comedy Store for a night of the best comic stand-up. This prestigious venue has seen the likes of Jack Whitehall and Sarah Millican grace its stage and continues to showcase a variety of off-your-seat-funny comedians and is sure to impress for your themed night out.

Happily Affordable ££
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