Deansgate Locks Bars
The converted arches on Whitworth Street West, at the bottom end of Deansgate, are home to some of the most popular bars in Manchester. And heck, some of the most rowdy. A hubbub of late night activity all darn week, the Deansgate Locks have a penchant for a fun-lovin' and youthful crowd. From tiki joints and pocket friendly boozers to rooftop haunts and gratifying grub, try this rambunctious road for some of Manchester's most beloved late night party joints.
Last updated on 7th March 2017
Lock 91 is a great late-night bar and lounge located in an old 19th century lock keepers cottage; charming but with a contemporary style, Lock 91 is a top evening hangout. With comfy and luxurious seating throughout the bar, Lock 91 is welcoming with an element of grandeur. Perfect for people after evening drinks with a naughty little twist.
One of Manchester's most party-forward tiki haunts, Lola Lo is a brand renowned the UK over for their South Pacific forwardness and late night jaunts. From treasure chest cocktails sharers and sparkling champagne to bamboo interiors and Hawaiian shirts, prepare for a rowdy night on the dancefloor with some seriously retro party hits.
Right on the canal, Dukes 92 is a great restaurant bar with loads of spaces and areas for private hire, making it perfect for that party you've been planning. Chilled by day and buzzing by night, Dukes 92 is the perfect balance and is a top Deansgate Locks bar thanks to its canal-side crooning and sunshine laden beer garden.
Baa Bar Deansgate Locks is another great chain bar in Manchester; known for cheap drinks and a great party vibe, it is without doubt a good place to go for an all-out party in Deansgate Locks. Close to both big University campuses, affordability and fun make Baa Bar a hub of activity throughout the week.
Part of the Revolution chain, this Deansgate Locks bar offers affordable yet stylish nights out in their trendy warehouse-inspired space. With great cocktails and good music Revolution Deansgate Locks is a great all-in-one venue where you eat, drink and dance till your heart's content in the confines of a cool, brick-laden party plot.
Free entry and free shisha are two of the many reasons to get down to Sugar Buddha Deansgate Locks; this place is a slice of Orient in Manchester and has the look to prove it. With classic and signature cocktails Sugar Buddha is stylish and well worth a visit if you're planning on heading to Deansgate Locks.
Cloud 23 sits atop the Hilton Hotel in Manchester and is a stone's throw from the iconic Deansgate Locks. Stylish, swanky and sophisticated, Cloud 23 is one of Manchester's most luxurious and most sought after nightspots. Worth booking ahead if you can, the views are spectacular, a Deansgate Locks treasure.
With a sleek interior Atlas Bar is a gin haven with a fantastic sun terrace close to Deansgate Locks. With dedicated gin cocktails and a great chilled-out vibe, Atlas Bar is one of Deansgate Locks premier locations and is well worth a visit if you're in the area, what with it being host to one of the biggest collections of gin in the city.