Big Hands

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A stones throw away from Manchester Academy on Oxford Road, Big Hands is the perfect bar for a few drinks before or after a gig seeing your favourite band. It's a small venue but has a unique atmosphere combined with its cool interior of leather sofas and walls lined with film posters. With its small dance floor and limited seating you may be stuck for a seat or even elbow room on the weekends; but for a quiet drink in the day this bar is open from lunch time and has a much calmer atmosphere. Good day or night Big Hands certainly is an Oxford Road gem.


No queues normally
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Oxford Road


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Big Hands
296 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9NS

Central Manchester

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Like tiny venues that care more about the atmosphere and beers then anything else? Toilets are ... intresting.. but its a fun venue.. great for pre gig drinks at the academy
24 Dec 2013 by Hannah

Great place to go before a gig and really cool venue.
20 Feb 2013 by katy89

I love this tiny venue. Its better in summer when you can venue to the roof, but normally its a bit small. Personal space doesnt exist here but if that doesnt put you off its a great place for one or two before a gig.
18 Feb 2013 by jsmith87

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