Cool and Quirky Bars in Liverpool

One of the most forward thinking cities in the UK and boasting the best nightlife? You had to know that Liverpool was set to come up with some of the best in the weird and wonderful bar department too. A wonderland of tiki themed clubs, pirate drinking shacks and neon-lit basements, why not check out our recommendations for the most cool and quirky bars in Liverpool.

Last updated on 23rd June 2020




MOJO Liverpool

22 user reviews 5

Not your average cocktail bar, MOJO has got barrel-aged hard shakes, American comfort food and thirst-quenching cocktails on the menu. Head to The Stables for all this and more in laid-back settings with comfy interiors.

Balls Deep Bar

1 user review 5

If your looking for something a little unusual on your next night out, look no further than arcade gaming haven, Balls Deep Bar. The retro Seel Street spot boasts a bunch of consoles, a beer pong table, a photo booth and, to top it all off, a giant ball pit. 

One of the best bars in the Baltic Triangle, ArCains is making nights out fun again. Head down for the chance to get stuck into their massive selection of vintage and modern consoles, washed down with delicious cocktails and comfort food classics.

Bierkeller Liverpool

3 user reviews 3

Inject a bit of Bavarian into your night out at Bierkeller, the most fun Bavarian bar in town. The German bar celebrates all things Oktoberfest with long communal tables perfect for parties, steins of ice cold beer, and live music in the form of an Oompah band.

Be At One Liverpool

378 user reviews 5

One of the biggest cocktail names in the UK, it's no wonder that Be At One finds itself on a list of the coolest bars in Liverpool. While their happy hour is one of the best in the city, it's the mouthwatering concoctions and eclectic interiors that keep Be At One going strong. 

Lane7 Liverpool

194 user reviews 4

Lane7 is top of the list for off-beat activities galore. Have a go an anything from ping pong to karaoke, crazy golf to bowling all under one roof. Whether you're after alternative date ideas or fun birthday antics, you've found it.

Not only is The Oracle shaking up a menu of quality cocktails, but the Duke Street watering hole has also got a little magic up its sleeve. With magicians performing sleight of hand and fireplaces burning bright, you won't go bored here.

Berry and Rye

2 user reviews 5

Don't miss out on the finest speakeasy bar in town. With notoriety to its name and quality cocktails on the menu, Berry and Rye make this list for drinks alone. Not just a space for some of the finest concoctions, envelop yourself in a truly decadent and vintage, drinking world.

One of the best gin bars in Liverpool, you'll not only find top shelf spirits and special tonics, but also great service at Jenever. This charming bar promises an eclectic mix of gin-based cocktails that are sure to impress dates and friends alike.

From its industrial feel and stripped back interiors down to its hanging flora and its unique beer garden, if there's a quirky bar in Liverpool that you should be making a beeline for, it's most certainly The Merchant.

Fleet Street is the place for one of the most unique bars in Liverpool, and Motel Bar is the name. An unrivaled space of urban interiors and industrial charm, the raw-edge to Motel promises American drinks and cocktails in a top and unusual environment. 

Alma De Cuba

1 user review 4

When it comes to unusual places to drink in Liverpool, Alma De Cuba is a luxurious step above the rest. Not only a top bar found in the heart of a Catholic Church and boasting a myriad of skulls and chandeliers, this Seel Street favourite hosts some of the most unique events in the city.