Bars Near Manchester Arena

If you're heading to Manchester Arena for any of the city's biggest music and sporting events and are in desperate need for a selection of nearby bars, then relax. We've compiled a brilliant collection of the best venues dotted around the arena itself - this way you'll never miss a show with that last minute dash to the doors. Now all you have to do is to just try and remember the show tickets. Easy?

The Liquor Store

8 user reviews 4

Double Your Bar Tab

Known for its slice of laidback Los Angeles spirit in Manchester's bustling city centre. The Liquor Store is only a short walk away from the front doors of the Manchester Arena - it's so near, you can practically spot the arena's stairs from the bar itself. Expect incredible cocktails alongside all your favourite regular drinks. Best of all, you're in no rush to catch the beginning of the show, as it's no more than two minutes away!

The Living Room Manchester

236 user reviews 4

Pre Show Dining

Whether you want to explore The Living Room's exoctic cocktail selection or tempt yourself with the kitchen's exquisite culinary offers, this bar has everything you need before heading off to the Manchester Arena. Slump back and relax as your waiter waits on you hand and foot. A perfect start to your evening plans. 

Manchester Bierkeller

3 user reviews 4

It's the latest addition to Manchester's infamous Printworks. The Bierkeller compiles the world's best beers and basically stuffs them all into one incredible underground venue. With various rooms, musicians, entertainment and world foods there is literally nothing else you could possibly ask for. Even better, it's only a short brisk walk away from the Manchester Arena, amazing.