Great Bars in Manchester

There's a huge slew of bars in Manchester all competing for your attention, so it's worth doing your research to make sure you aren't spending your precious pennies in somewhere that's just average. Here, we've helpfully put together a list of the best bars in Manchester that won't leave you disappointed. From funky Cuban joints to luxurious cocktail bars and exclusive haunts, these are a few of the really great bars in Manchester.




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For a great bar in Manchester with an American speakeasy twist, head over to Black Dog Ballroom Northern Quarter where pool, hot dogs and great beers are on the cards. Stay for the hiphop evenings throughout the weekend or head under the stairs to their private bar for the perfect little hideaway with friends.

Cloud 23

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If you're looking for a top bar in Manchester, then a visit to Cloud 23 is a must-do. Situated in the heart of the Hilton Hotel, head to the 23rd floor for stunning views over Manchester and gorgeous cocktails. Popular with the rich and glamorous, Cloud 23 is the perfect place to treat your loved one for a night to remember.

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An all-round impressive experience, don't miss out on one of Manchester's fun and swanky bars. Try the extensive cocktail menu while sinking into their sumptuous seating, and once the drinks are finished, head over to the tables for a late-night gaming experience at this cool Manchester bar.

Luck Lust Liquor & Burn is a top Manchester restaurant bar situated in the heart of the Northern Quarter with delicious food and strong drinks. Famous for their Lageritas (in halves or a pint); they also have an extensive cocktail selection served in all many of things from martini glasses to tin cups.

Dusk til Pawn

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Don't forget to check out Dusk til Pawn for a top Manchester bar with a difference. Situated within an old fortune teller's shop behind a pawn shop facade (there really are old TVs and radios in the windows!); experience every tasty combination their bartenders can come up with. Oh and don't forget about their award-winning jukebox with pretty much every record you could imagine on.