Fun Time Party Bars in Manchester

We love a good night out in Manchester and have found quite a few bars that fall into our category of 'fun time' party bars; places that have an anything goes music policy, a friendly and up-for-it party crowd, where spilling a drink does not lead to a fight, the cocktails flow, and everyone is all about having a good time. We've picked our favourite fun time party bars in Manchester that are perfect for celebrating, anything from your birthday, leaving party, work night out, or simply wanting a fun night out on the tiles.

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Gorilla

306 user reviews

With 3 distinct spaces to party in, gin cocktails, live music and a 600 capacity club space, Gorilla on Oxford Road is the ultimate party bar in Manchester. One of the city's most unique nightspots, get down to Gorilla and watch the fun time party unfurl in front of your very eyes. 

Happily Affordable ££
Oxford Road

Be At One Manchester

22 user reviews

The champions of old school bartending and some of the most fun party atmospheres going have set up shop in the Barton Arcade. Coming onto the scene with their collection of all the cool and quirky cocktails, Be At One will be pumping out tunes and socialising at their fun time party bar in Manchester.

Happily Affordable

The Liquor Store

8 user reviews

Its all in the name with this party bar just off Deansgate,  The Liquor Store provides Liquor, and lot's of it. Top cocktails, a huge selection of drinks and a pure party ethos. Head down after work for the BBQ , order some Jagerbombs and grab the weekend by the horns. A trip to the Liquor store is the start of every party.

Happily Affordable ££
Deansgate

Dog Bowl

5 user reviews

Experience a tasty range of cocktails when you head down to Dog Bowl. Stay all night with 6 bowling lanes to take your pick from and an extensive list of tasty food from their delicious menus. But don't worry if bowling isn't your thing as resident DJs play throughout the night with their smooth mix of tunes to keep the party jumping all night long.

Happily Affordable ££
Oxford Road

Tiger Tiger Manchester

9 user reviews
Tiger Tiger Manchester
Free Entry Guestlist till 11pm

Tiger Tiger is an all-round great fun time party bar venue with plenty to keep you entertained all night long. With a plethora of rooms playing everything from the chart hits to RnB and hip hop classics - there's no excuse not to dance. If dancing isn't your thing, check out their Lucky Voice private karaoke booths for a great night with all your friends.

Happily Affordable ££
The Printworks

Manchester Bierkeller

2 user reviews

Cheap drinks, a rowdy atmosphere and a roster of late night antics; when it comes to a party bar in the heart of Manchester, Bierkeller has all of your hedonistic hankerings covered with evening eccentricity, sports screenings, live bands and more.

Happily Affordable ££
The Printworks

Lock 91

9 user reviews

With an upstairs club room, a games room with pool table and darts and plenty of rooms and snugs to explore, this former lock keepers cottage at the end of Deansgate Locks is a hive of activity on most nights of the week. Weekend see DJs spinning the tunes until the early hours for a fun loving party crowd. 

Happily Affordable ££
Deansgate Locks

A stylish party palace and shisha bar that has all the makings of an exclusive Manchester haunt, but is fun, affordable and vibrant every night of the week. R'n'B is the music of choice, with the best resident DJs smoothing out grooves late into the night. With plenty of places to chill, dance and lounge at Sugar Buddha it's the complete night out.

Happily Affordable ££
Deansgate Locks

Antwerp Mansion

1 user reviews

When it comes to one of the most rowdy, party bars in Manchester, there aren't many that can contend with Antwerp. Head on down for teeming student nights, a top roster of themed events, regular DJ spots and plenty more. 

Happily Affordable ££
Rusholme

The Liars Club

13 user reviews

With a cool neon sign hanging above the door, The Liars Club is a basement bar with all the weapons to make it one of Manchester's best party bars. With great cocktails, rums, 4am finishes and a mad party crowd, it easily falls into the 'fun time party bars' category with a delicious dash of South Pacific flair to boot.

Happily Affordable ££
Deansgate

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