Band on the Wall


Manchester's original music venue. Based in the Northern Quarter, Band On The Wall has been part of Manchester's history since the 1930's and since reopening in 2009 has gained a global reputation for showcasing live bands and artists from across the world and is home to resident clubnights Soul:ution, Mr Scruffs Keep It Unreal, Craig Charles' Funk and Soul Club.

The Picturehouse bar is open from 5pm nightly with an extensive drinks list, including speciality draught, and the food menu boasts some of the best homemade curries in the city. 


Offer Availability
2 for 1 curries
To celebrate the launch of our new menu and opening hours, we are offering 2 for 1 on our entire menu on Thursday 22nd May.


  • Dance floor
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • varies
  • None


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 17:00 -
Tuesday 17:00 -
Wednesday 17:00 -
Thursday 17:00 -
Friday 17:00 -
Saturday 17:00 -
Sunday 17:00 -



Band on the Wall, Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, M4 5JZ


Northern Quarter



Drink Price*
Pint of Lager £3.80
Pint of Real Ale £3.20
Bottle of Lager (330ml) £3.10
Bottle of Cider (568ml) £4.10
Cocktail £5.00
Spirit and Mixer (50ml double shot and mixer) £3.80
Glass of Wine (175ml measure Large ) £3.90
Bottle of House Wine £13.50
Jaeger Bomb £2.10
* Prices shown are the starting price.
  • A word from the chef:

    Spice Master Giles' homemade, flavourful and interesting curries and international dishes.

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Band on the Wall Manchester - Club Review

Band on the Wall Manchester - Club Review

Band on the Wall in Manchester’s Northern Quarter is a not-for-profit music venue run by Inner City music charity. Its eclectic programming of Funk, Folk, Soul, Reggae, Jazz, Blues, Roots, Rock, live music, classes and events stirred our attention, so we went along to join in the fun. The crowd…

Band on the Wall
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