As it's your birthday, you can't just go to any old bog-standard bar, oh no. Make it a special one that you'll never forget by taking the gang to Alcotraz. The prison cocktail experience will see you enjoying the warden's witty chat and the guards' bespoke cocktails.
Fun Birthday Ideas In Liverpool
It's that time of year to gather your friends and family together in celebration of little old you. The cake has been bought, the outfit has been chosen and the present requests have been made (thanks mum and dad), but you've yet to decide how to spend it. That's where we come in. We've created an eclectic mix of fun birthday ideas in Liverpool, with everything from musical meals and boozy brunches to retro gaming and epic club nights.
Pins Social Club is the party palace that, quite literally, has something for everyone. Ideal for birthday celebrations, this Ropewalks haunt shakes up lip-smacking cocktails, slings out delicious pizzas and offers all kinds of entertainment, including bowling, beer pong and shuffleboard.
Looking for fun places for a birthday in Liverpool? Teddy's is bringing together neon interiors and cool dive bar vibes at their Ropewalks location. The venue is a must for those looking for a quirky night out, thanks to its neon signage and vibrant party atmosphere.
Searching for something a little different for this year's birthday celebrations? A haven for the retro gamers amongst you, ArCains is a multifloor playground of vintage consoles and arcade machines, with cocktails and late-night hotdogs on hand to keep you fuelled up.
An obvious choice? Maybe. A guaranteed great night? Definitely. Be At One has become synonymous with fruity cocktails, banging tunes and a rowdy crowd all looking for a good time - in other words: the perfect place for a birthday party in Liverpool.
Dwntwn is one of the best places for a birthday party in Liverpool, offering an Instagram-worthy setting for any kind of celebration. Expect to find a stylish space offering a menu of tasty drinks and groovy disco tunes all night long.
Fancy doing something a little different for your birthday in Liverpool? Over at The Queen of the Ocean live at Isla Gladstone Conservatory, you can wolf down a scrumptious five-course meal while enjoying the immersive performances of actors reenacting the last day on the Titanic.
Escape Hunt is an epic immersive experience that'll see you and your mates working against the clock to find your way out of a themed room. With a bunch of different games and puzzles to choose from, the fun event will be putting your noggins to the test - so best pick your brainest friends.
As well as being renowned for their colour-changing, bubbling and smoky cocktails, The Alchemist also knows a thing or two about impressing on the food front with a menu of delectable global cuisine. Spend an evening noshing on jerk chicken, smoking fajitas and crispy pork belly, washed down with a caviar-infused tipple.
Is there a better way to celebrate a birthday than with a bit of illusion? Head to Liverpool's city centre for Magic on the Mersey, and watch the magician Steve Price show that anything is possible with his fantastic entertainment and tricks.
Salsa beats, summery drinks and tasty tapas are all on the menu at Revolucion De Cuba. Begin your night with a bite of roasted pork tacos, pulled jackfruit burritos and jerk fried chicken at the Albert Dock hangout, before watching as the bar transforms into a party destination before your very eyes.
A prime place for a birthday party, Lane7 has everything from bowling to crazy golf, karaoke and ping pong awaiting you. Flit between the various areas as you compete with your mates for glory and boasting rights. Thirsty? Drinks come in the form of alcoholic shakes, craft brews and cocktails.
Whether you're looking for a few alfresco cocktails or an evening of dancing until the early hours, this Concert Square beauty is for you. One of the most popular nightlife venues in the city, MODO has it all: a gorgeous terrace, VIP booths, live DJ sets and a mega dancefloor.
If you ask us, there's no better way to start your birthday than with a boozy brunch - and lucky for you, Liverpool's got the restaurant for that. Fittingly-named, The Brunch Club serves up smoked salmon bagels and braised beef brisket hash until 4pm, when it becomes the bar's turn to impress with craft concoctions till the early hours.
Take things up a notch with a trip to Liberté. Located on the third floor of the Bentley Building, this classy cocktail bar touts waterfront views, a roof terrace, Pan-Asian cuisine and a stellar bottomless brunch that offers two small plates and free-flowing beer, wine or bubbles. Cheers to that.
Heebie Jeebies is the perfect spot for a mega birthday party in Liverpool. A cocktail bar, outdoor terrace and underground club all in one, this three-floor venue will have you toasting over teacup cocktails before dancing till 4am to a regular roster of guest DJs.
This weekly comedy show will have you laughing along to a line-up of hilarious up-and-comers and seasoned pros, courtesy of The Slaughter House. Across the evening you'll be treated to side-splitting humour and an optional pre-gig meal before continuing the party upstairs with music from a live band.
Grab your crew and venture to the Albert Dock where you'll find The Smugglers Cove, a pirate-themed den of drinking and debauchery. One of the biggest Liverpool birthday venues, the bar has 150 different rums to choose from and is brimming with candelabras, cast iron booths and rich velvets.
If you're looking for fun birthday ideas in Liverpool, Dough Bar has got to be included. Whipping up stonebaked pizzas, burgers and loaded fries, the hassle-free spot also sells £2.50 cocktails and houses old-school gaming consoles for a nostalgia-filled evening.
The Dead Crafty Beer Company is one for all the homebrew lovers out there. Not only is the Dale Street boozer renowned for its cool interiors and unique pints, but it's also got 20 different sips on taps to choose from, including chocolate and coconut stouts, organic ciders and milkshake pale ales.
Based inside a former Catholic church, Alma De Cuba definitely wins points for looks, with decadent chandeliers screaming gothic glamour. During the day, the kitchen cooks up delicacies such as Caribbean-inspired mussels and serrano ham, however at night the place transforms into a party palace, complete with dancers and carnival vibes.
Mulholland is dishing up a hefty dose of OTT and we are all for it. Owning the title as the country's first all-singing diner, the restaurant combines American-style plates with Broadway-singing waiters and live performances to create an unforgettable meal for musical-lovers everywhere.