Drinking and Dancing in Manchester

We've all been there. You go out for a few drinks and before you know it your feet are tapping under the table and the dance becomes a magnet that you just can't escape. Luckily, bars in Manchester aren't short of dance floors with DJs playing the top tunes that will have even those with two left feet bopping away. So, whether you're an old school groover or if bump 'n' grind is more your style be sure to check out our recommendations of the best bars for drinking and dancing in Manchester. 




Dive NQ

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Happy Hour and 6 other offers

Adding a bit of kick to Manchester's already incredible nightlife, Dive in the city's Northern Quarter becomes a haven for the many party-lovers. After serving a range of giant foods and showing all the latest live sporting events, the 5am late license allows their DJs to crank things up. Unwind after a long week, grab a well-deserved drink and dance your troubles away at this frivolous late night hangout.

Manchester235

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Vega Lounge in Manchester235 is one of Manchester's only late-night bars and encapsulates all the glitz and glamour of the Vegas strip. It serves from 12noon until 6am with an extensive cocktail menu, drinks menu and 24-hour food menu perfect for any time of the day or night. Join us for the best night out in town with tasty cocktails, fun atmosphere and live music entertainment followed by a DJ set

Slug and Lettuce Didsbury

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Every hour is happy hour at this joint, with 2-4-1 cocktails all day every day, so get drinking those fancy fruity refreshers for less. Regular club nights on Fridays mean that you can spill your alcohol all over the floor as you frolic to the tempting tunes of house beats, RnB, chart hits and classic anthems, an eclectic mix to keep your heart thumping and your feet moving. 

Missoula Piccadilly

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Go for a spin on the dance floor in this sleek venue and keep the cocktails coming. Serving zesty drinks in tea-pots and with an extensive wine list to choose from, sip your tipple as you wiggle. This bar is always packed and with a thriving dance floor, you're sure to be in the mood for a jig.

Mint Lounge

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With a cool and funky atmosphere; head over to Mint Lounge for an evening of great music and plenty of drinks deals. Stay for a live band and end up partying all night long to their local after-hours DJs spinning a great mix of tunes with every era imaginable hitting the decks.