Fun Bars in Manchester
For a good night out in Manchester why not try one of our recommended fun bars in Manchester. Dance the night away to cool Hip Hop, RnB and Indie favourites; Manchester caters for all with cool bars, party clubs and fancy venues but all with a fun vibe and party atmosphere at heart. So if you're celebrating a special occasion this weekend or simply wanting a fun night out midweek, peruse our recommended list of all of the finest fun bars in Manchester.
Last updated on 15th May 2016
A subterranean bar specialising in the ultimate night out trifecta: bites, beats and liquor (of course). Find this Northern Quarter den and discover a lair of fun partying in Manchester where the music runs loud and the food comes of the Americana persuasion. Decked out with booths and the like, this neighbourhood joint will show you a good time in the city.
Pioneers of the party bar movement, Be At One open another Northern emporium taking to Manchester's Barton Arcade. Flick through their ultimate collection of all the weird, wonderful and completely wacky cocktail creations for a taste true skilled barman-ship. If you're looking for a fun Manchester bar - this is your go to.
This hidden Deansgate venue is a chameleon for things cocktail, beer, pool, dancing and darts. Boasting a maze selection of rooms decked out with individual character and furniture, Lock 91 is a thriving bar of texture, vintage memorabilia and classic pub pleasures. Sample their speciality cocktail selection or kick back with a pint of beer, ale or cider and find somewhere to chill and chat with friends.
Leaving boring boozers and cocktail caverns behind, Revolution has arrived. A party powerhouse brimming with burgers, cocktail hours, masterclasses, DJ nights and more, this heaving Deansgate joint has a little something for everyone, no matter the occasion.
Dally on down to Manchester's infamous Deansgate Locks and you're sure of a party hearty surprise. A drinking and dancing staple for Manchester's young and fun, Baa Bar know no bounds when it comes to throwing a fun filled bash in the city. From their quirky flavoured shooters and bustling dance floors to cocktails and private party booths, Baa Bar are just the ticket for fun frolics in Manchester.
DJs spinning groovy beats, a American drive-in style movie theatre wall showcasing classic old films and random graffiti covering the walls - this Northern Quarter hangout is a drinking den of moody lighting, deluxe Chesterfields and mixology mastery. Games like connect 4 and other school favourites adorn the tables for your playful pleasure making this bar a funtime palace of cocktails, music and competitive gaming.
The Comedy Store has become Manchester's nexus for all things exhilarating stand-up and comedy central. Having already had the likes of Paul Merton, Julian Clary and Tim Clark grace it's stage, you can be certain to find some laughs here. Showcasing talent from far and wide, as well as local rising stars in the circuit, The Comedy Store can put on a cracking spread for your weekend antics.
A charmingly elusive drinking den that hides behind a façade of a pawn shop, Dusk til Pawn offers a fun-filled night out at the heart of the Northern Quarter. Come in, get cosy and embrace the speakeasy-styled ambience; don't forget to check out their pepperoni-infused Old Fashioned concoction!
Mojo is a cool and shabby chic loft bar located just off Deansgate. Its neon sign proclaims "MUSIC FOR THE PEOPLE" and Mojo gives you just that with all the best tunes from the past five decades while you sip on your beer, wine or cocktail! Mojo now screens a cult favourite film on Sunday nights for FREE before you head downstairs to dance the night way and make the most of the last hours of your weekend!