Chorlton is another of the great areas just outside of Manchester waiting to be discovered. A haven for young professionals living just outside the Manchester metropolis, expect great bars catering to the vibrant, fun crowd that inhabit this great area of the city. Whether you're after some great cocktail bars, friendly places to grab food and drinks, or just a really good restaurant bar, Chorlton can provide. Check out our recommended list of great Chorlton bars and find somewhere that is the perfect fit for you and your friends, we promise you won't be disappointed.
Last updated on 20th July 2016
Think you know the city's best kept drinking and dining secret? Think again. Coming at you as one of the best places to eat in Chorlton, Bar San Juan may be intimate and classic, but this tapas bar is churning out some of the best wine and small plates in the whole of the city.
Restaurant, cafe and bar, The Lead Station is a Chorlton institution. With seasonally changing food menus and classic cocktails, The Lead Station is a top drawer Chorlton drinking and dining experience. With a 50 capacity private dining room as well, The Lead Station certainly ranks high in our list of the top Chorlton bars.
Who'd have thought that when it came to one of the coolest, hidden pubs in the city, this suburb would come up trumps. A unique and charming pub in Chorlton, head on down to The Beagle for romantic evenings, hardy gastro fare, stiff drinks and proper British pints.
You don't think that this would be a recommendation for the very best places to eat and drink in Chorlton without the infamous Morley Cheek's now did you? Phew. Heralded the city over for their burgers, cocktails and pints, this is one of the ultimate places to stuff yourself in Manchester.
With sister bars in the Northern Quarter and on Oxford Road, Oddest Bar has alot to live up to! With dark wood and vibrant purple decor, Oddest is very very cool. Laid back during the day serving great homemade food, but buzzing and lively during the evenings; Oddest Bar is unique and well worth a visit if you're looking for a unique bar in Chorlton.
While there aren't heaps of places to eat and drink like you're in the Caribbean tropics in the city, there's one great bar in Chorlton that's making sure you don't miss out. Head on down to The Drop for colourful interiors spread alongside jerk bites and cool cocktails aplenty.
Coffee and cake by day, buzzing and atmospheric by night, Electrik is one of Chorlton's finest drinking establishments. With great food (including sharing platters and Sunday roasts) and drinks, plus a quality shot range for you adventurous types, Electrik caters for all tastes and whims. With a great vibe and friendly atmosphere, get down to Electrik and feel the buzz.
A slice of South America in the South of Manchester, De Nada is a great Chorlton bar. Inspired by the owner's travels, De Nada serves up traditional Latin American drinks and food. With cocktails and locally sourced beers, De Nada also pays attention to the bounty that Manchester has to offer. Fun and vibrant, De Nada is well worth a visit if you're looking for something a little different in Chorlton.
Where DOES one go to get the finest pizza, Americana bites and cocktails in Chorlton we hear you wondering? Well, that's Launderette of course. Urban, chilled and cool to the bone, Laundrette is a great pkace for cocktails and scoffing combined thanks to their charming staff and industrial interiors.
The Spoon Inn is a great tea house and wine bar location in the heart of Chorlton; with locally sourced food, great wine and top evening events running throughout the week, The Spoon Inn is a Chorlton gem. Their back room even showcases local art, so if you're looking for a lunchtime bite, evening glass of wine, or even a bit of Reggae, then check out The Spoon Inn.