The Fitzgerald

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Best Cocktail Bar 2014/15 - DesignMyNight Awards

A hidden gem. The Fitzgerald is an atmospheric drinking den, with splendid décor and a vintage vibe.

Just like the secret drinking spots of the prohibition era, The Fitzgerald has an air of mystery with its back street entrance and dark and moody interior. It channels the classic speakeasy effortlessly, with 1920s glassware and vintage décor and is renowned for its delicious cocktails and lively playlist.

Every Thursday evening the venue comes alive, as local musicians play live jazz and blues until the early hours, and at the weekend DJs extended this with a mix of soul, disco and funk. Entry is free and private tables and areas can be booked in advance for groups, or for a private event or party with a unique vintage twist, the entire bar can also be hired for groups of up to 150 people. 

“A touch of Great Gatsby glamour in the Northern Quarter” Design My Night Winner, Best Cocktail Bar.

What's on

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Open Mic Night

Open Mic Night

Every Wednesday

If you've got a hidden, vocal talent, our Open Mic Night is the event for you!  If you're more of an observer,...

Live At The Fitz

Live At The Fitz

Every Thursday

Working with Analogue Sound UK to bring you the freshest mix of new and exciting artists that Manchester has to offer....

Tequila Fiesta

Tequila Fiesta

Thursday 27 October 2016

The Fitzgerald brings you a a tequila-fuelled gig with upbeat pop covers from The Retrosettes and a spiced-up cocktail...

Penny Dreadful Halloween Special

Penny Dreadful Halloween Special

Saturday 29 October 2016

This Halloween, you can expect an evening of Victorian horror, Sweeny Todd behind the bar, and old jazz and...

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Offer Details Availability
Happy Hour 2 for £10 cocktails Wednesday 19:00 - 00:00
Thursday 19:00 - 01:00
Friday 19:00 - 20:00
Wednesday Specials 2 for £6 Beefeater Gin & Tonic, 2 for £6 bottles of Moretti 17:00 - 00:00
Prohibition Prosecco £15 Prosecco 17:00 - 19:00


No door charge
No queues normally
Happily Affordable ££
Northern Quarter
Dress to impress
Happy Hour, Wednesday Specials, Prohibition Prosecco


Day Open Close Notes
- - Private Hire Only
- - Private Hire Only
19:00 01:00
19:00 01:00
17:00 02:00
17:00 02:00
- - Private Hire Only


The Fitzgerald
11 Stevenson Square, Manchester, M1 1DB

Central Manchester

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Drink Prices Price
Bottle of Lager (330ml) £3.50
Bottle of Cider (568ml) £4.50
Cocktail £6.50
Spirit and Mixer (50ml double shot and mixer) £4.50
Glass of Wine (175ml measure Large ) £4.50
Bottle of House Wine £18.50
Bottle of Champagne £52.00

Our Review

The Fitzgerald - Cocktail Bar Review

The Fitzgerald - Cocktail Bar Review

Nestled away on a quiet side street off Stevenson’s Square in the Northern Quarter (or argumentatively, and more specifically, the FaQua) you will find an unmarked doorway. Venturing through that doorway, and up the stairs will lead you into...

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Private Hire

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* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Had lovely cocktails and enjoyed our date night! Thanks! We nearly missed our table but the waitress soon sorted another table for us and gave us our first round on the house. Great little lounge bar. amandarogers visited The Fitzgerald on 31 Oct 2015
02 Nov 2015 by amandarogers
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I live 30 minutes away in Warrington and my husband made the journey to the bar to take decorations for the table, as it was my friends 30th birthday. We were told they would decorate the table for our arrival, but wen we arrived I saw the decorations next to the till unopened. I was very disappointed: what a waste of time. It's billed as a 'speakeasy' bar but its really not. The furnishings etc are not that impressive, and we left early and went to The Apotheca Bar round the corner, which was much more impressive. Gutted.
28 Jul 2014 by Jenny
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Great atmosphere and music. Staff were great and the cocktails were divine as well , some real gems on the card. Will absolutely be going again and spreading the word, best thing the crowd was right and not full of young party goers.
08 Jun 2014 by redhairedbaby
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I absolutely LOVE everything Speakeasy… I haven't been yet. but I trust that the makers of hula and rosylee have delivered YET AGAIN!
09 Dec 2013 by kfynch

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