With its peaceful and elegant canal side setting, Lock 91 offers up an urban drinking den, shabby-chic hangout area, and punters paradise in the form of darts, pool and smoking balcony area. This Deansgate lair is the one of the best places to chill out in Manchester.
Let Your Hair Down Places in Manchester
Stressful week at work or just a long day in the office? You could use some great places to take your mind off things - that's why we've compiled an exciting list of the best let your hair down places in Manchester. Whether it's a fun night of bowling, singing away the pain at a Manchester karaoke bar or high-class dining at some of Manchester's elite bars and restaurants, we will have something to perk you back up - everything is going to be fine. Check out our guide to some of the best bars and clubs in Manchester for letting your hair down.
One of the best clubs in Manchester - Gorilla serves up an incredibly tasty food menu. With the classics such as burgers and steaks you can't go a-miss. What's better is Gorilla has a brilliantly mysterious basement which hosts the best of passing artists. Whether it's a DJ set or gig make sure to catch a performance.
Where best to escape the world and dance your night away then the world-famous Deaf Institute? Not only do they have some amazing club nights, every day of the week, but they're also host to Manchester's finest up-and-coming artists on their stage. You want to sing with the next-best-thing in music before storming the dance floor - and you want to do it here.
Joining Manchester's growing bowling bars collection, All Star Lanes is the latest addition to Great Northern. Packed-full with action packed fun, treat yourself to a round of bowling in the bar's main area. If you're wanting something that little extra special then why not hire the back room? Christened as 'Elvis's Jungle Room' it comes complete with two private bowling alleys, your own personal waiter and bar - not bad for letting your hand down eh?
From Bournemouth to the Isle of Skye, people know that Revolution is the place to party and relax. Come in the day and you'll be treated to a menu of tasty comfort food; come at night and you can enjoy an array of vodka cocktails and shot sticks as long as your arms.
Where's better to let your hair down then all the way up in the clouds. The Hilton's legendary Cloud 23 offers stunning views of the city and bustling life below. Sit-back, unwind and watch the world unfold before your eyes. Best of all, the bar serves up delicious cocktails that are hard to find anywhere else within the city! A must for anybody wanting to escape.
If there's one thing Mancunians love, it's bowling. Dog Bowl can provide you with lanes to throw down in and enough comfort food to stuff down the hardest of weeks. And if you aren't the best bowler in the world, park yourself up at their bar and enjoy the cocktails.