Bars with Entertainment in Liverpool

Though going to a normal bar and having the same old drink is okay... we know this city's got an appetite for something a little more. With these adventurous watering holes combining the best of both worlds, we've got everything from flirtatious cabaret shows and hilarious stand-up comedy to activity-centred dens and beyond. Here's our handpicked list of the best bars with entertainment in Liverpool.

Last edited by Kiera Chapman

Last updated on 30th April 2024

Alcotraz Liverpool: Cell Block Three-Six

@ Alcotraz Penitentiary: Liverpool on Various dates from Tuesday 21st May 2024

Fancy a drink in the clink? Make your way into the wild world of mischief over at Alcotraz. Found in the city centre, this immersive prison bar will see you stepping into a bright orange jumpsuit, smuggling booze and sipping delicious cocktails all night long.

Gravity MAX Liverpool

The ultimate day or night out awaits at Gravity MAX in Liverpool. Fronting 11 activities and three bars, this epic haunt has it all. Gather your mates and zoom around mult-coloured tracks with tickets to e-karting, or get lost in an alternate reality with one of its multiple VR experiences. There's even bar games too, such as beer pong and pool if you fancy something a little more tame. 

Albert's Schloss - Liverpool

Get ready to rock and roll at Albert's Schloss Liverpool, a unique dining spot named after Prince Albert himself. This bier house and pleasure palace is the ultimate destination for anyone looking to have a good time. They serve up the best European-inspired cuisine, including fondue and schweinshaxe, and have a lineup of showstopping performances like Kunst Kabaret and Baby Grand Slam throughout the week. 

Moonshine Saloon Liverpool: Western Cocktail Experience

@ Moonshine Saloon on Various dates from Tuesday 21st May 2024

The Moonshine Saloon takes entertainment up a notch, with an immersive Western Cocktail Experience that will have you dressing up in cowboy outfits and interacting with live actors. Smuggle in a bottle of your favourite liquor, avoiding the suspicious Sheriff, and the talented bartenders will create four drinks of your choice as part of your £36.50 ticket. You can also expect old-school entertainment and fun card games to get stuck into as well.

Dorothy's Diner Liverpool

At this American-inspired den, you'll find heaps of sass and dazzling drag queens serving you a memorable experience. Dorothy's Diner on Victoria Street is the perfect pick if you're looking for a bar that'll have you giggling all evening, especially after 8pm when it turns into a disco extravaganza. Among velvet pink furnishings and golden light fixtures, sip on quirky cocktails like the gin-based On Wednesday's We Wear Pink! and a Foreplay Martini. 

Roxy Ball Room

Blow off some steam at one of Liverpool's best entertainment bars. Alongside fresh dough pizzas and ice-cold beers, Roxy Ball Room's ping pong and pool tables keep the vibe alive throughout the night. Grab your mates, head down and let them take care of the rest.

Cavern Pub

Featuring its very own John Lennon statue, Cavern Pub is up there as one of the best bars with entertainment in Liverpool. While the bar staff serve all your favourite beers, spirits and wine, a lineup of local bands cranks up the atmosphere with original material and cover songs.

The Oracle

A cocktail bar that doubles up as a magical hideaway? The Oracle is just that, with a menu of classic sips paired with 18th Century decor, cosy furnishings and magicians... yep, you heard. That means sleight of hand, impressive tricks and a few surprises.

Saturday Comedy Show

@ The Slaughter House on Every Saturday

Sitting comfortably on Fenwick Street, the Slaughter House adds an extra layer of edge to Liverpool's entertainment scene by hosting hilarious stand-up comedy nights every Saturday. Inviting both established comedians and the best rising stars onto the stage, a night of comedy here will leave you in stitches and with tears of laughter rolling down your cheeks.

  • Comedy
  • £17.50 Comedy Seated Ticket, Meal Deal Options from £30.50