Bars Near the Opera House

If you’re off out to The Opera House in Manchester for a spot of theatre, darling, we have a fine selection of bars and restaurant bars in Manchester for your pre-or-post-theatre drinks. Whether you’re looking to prolong the finery of your theatrical experience in a classy bar, or if you’d like to chill out in a lounge style restaurant bar for a bite to eat before the red curtains open, sift through our best picks as there is sure to be a bar near The Opera House to put the finishing touch to your theatrical night out.

BrewDog Manchester

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Wings Wednesday and 2 other offers

If you're a fan of beer, and not just the mass produced varieties available everywhere, but quality home-brews and craft beer, try BrewDog Manchester. It's a great place for a bottle or a pint before your play begins, or a place to unwind after it has ended. 

Revolucion De Cuba is a great bar and cantina just off Deansgate, and therefore, really close to The Opera House. Their Havana Club Bar serves fantastic cocktails, whilst their cantina offers great food dishes. If you are a drinker of rum, Revolucion De Cuba is a definite contender for a visit whilst you are in the area.


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2-4-1 Cocktails and 2 other offers

Manchester235 has an array of options for your pre-or-post theatre drinks. Visit their Vega Bar for some spectacular cocktails and an atmosphere akin to the bright lights and glamour of Las Vegas. With a 24 hour food menu, you can grab a bite to eat if you're peckish after the theatre. Or, you could visit TV Chef James Martin's Restaurant for some high class food, or OceanTreasure235, their Cantonese Restaurant, for some exotic flavours before or after your visit to The Opera House. Book now through DesignMyNight!

Lock 91

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Located in the Lock Keeper's cottage on Deansgate Locks, Lock 91 bar is the perfect place to lounge around and chill out after an intense evening of tragedy; with leather sofas and a living room space, this is a place where you can relax. Lock 91 is also a clubbing venue, so if you feel like continuing your evening into the night, you can certainly do so here. Book now through DesignMyNight!