Bars near the Great Northern
Whether you're heading to the cinema or partying down at the casino; you should read our list of the recommended bars in and around the Great Northern in Manchester. With bars and venues springing up all the time; the Great Northern is a great up and coming area in Manchester with plenty of places to eat and drink as well as some great live entertainment venues. Read our recommended list today.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
Located in the Great Northern warehouse lies All Star Lanes; a great bowling, dining and drinking experience in the heart of the city. Home to 8 public bowling lanes, a large cocktail bar, an 80 cover restaurant (featuring a wood fired indoor barbeque) and the unique addition of a whiskey tasting room; this venue has everything you need for a great night out in Manchester!
Épernay Champagne Bar is one of Manchester’s most sophisticated drinking spots, located next to the Great Northern with gorgeous views from its balcony overlooking the bustling area of the Amphitheatre below. Expect only the best as champagne is served by the glass or bottle as well as an amazing range of English sparkling wines, complemented by an equally strong wine list. This is a date night must in Manchester and the bar is guaranteed to impress your companion with its suave charm and sophistication.
With cocktails costing around £6 and all the classics covered such as the Mojito as well as some more unique offerings like frozen Granitas and the ‘Cuban Tea Party’, a selection of cocktail teapots to share which bring a unique drinking twist to this cool Manchester venue. Food wise you can grab small dishes like Albondigas meatballs for only £4.95, larger Latin staples like enchiladas, burritos and chilli; grilled steaks and fish as well as a great range of gorgeous hamburgers. which makes this Manchester restaurant bar the perfect spot for chilling with friends!
Situated within the Great Northern warehouse, Manchester235 is an all-round entertainment extravaganza with dining, gaming and drinking sections for all your night out needs in Manchester. With an impressive drinks list including 'The Vault' - a cocktail in a locked safe; you're guaranteed to have a great night out in Manchester. Book your experience package with DesignMyNight today!
A delicious champagne bar located within the gorgeous Radisson Blu Hotel, just a few minutes walk from the Great Northern - Reserve at Opus One is a great venue for a cosy date night or a gossip with friends before a movie. With an extensive selection of Champagnes and sparkling wines, as well as a good selection of bar snacks designed to complement the champagne collection - this bar will impress on a first date or wow on a celebration with friends.
For a little touch of elegance in the heart of the city, head to The Octagon Lounge tucked within the plush surroundings of The Midland Hotel. With afternoon tea on the cards together with a sophisticated drinks menu with a great selection of wines, liquors and cocktails - it's the perfect venue for a special occasion or a cosy catchup with friends.
Just a stone's throw from the Great Northern lies Brewdog which boasts an impressive range of world beers which change constantly, as well as all the BrewDog classics that beer lovers have grown to love. This Manchester drinking hole is smart and fresh, adding a new side to traditional beer drinking. On the food side - expect burgers and great pizzas on the food-side of things, perfect to accompany that wide variety of beers on offer.