Serving up elixirs that bubble, fizz and smoke at your table, The Alchemist is one Spinningfields bar with plenty of unusual twists. Whether you fancy trying one of their wacky afternoon tea tipples or a VR cocktail, this place promises to keep you on your toes.
Quirky Bars In Spinningfields
Thought the unusual spots were confined to the Northern Quarter? Think again, because this eclectic area of Manchester is bringing you vibrant cocktails, unique eats and Insta-worthy interiors in full force. From house-infused spirits and dry ice to sparkling lights and live music performances, here's to our guide to cool and quirky bars in Spinningfields.
If Peter Street Kitchen wasn't sexy enough, their oh-so quirky Rikyū Bar is bringing East Asian flavours to life in Spinningfields through small plates and signature cocktails. Make sure to pair your Robata Colada and Miso Sour with Japanese tacos, for the ultimate fix of fusion tastes.
It's all about pink hues and slushie cocktails at Sunset by Australasia. Whether you choose to sit by the bar inside or get cosy on the heated terrace, you're guaranteed sushi, sashimi and quirky afternoon tea bento boxes with a wide selection of drinks to wash it all down.
A quirky pop-up in Spinningfields that's always packed in summer, The Lawn Club specialises in bringing alfresco fun to the heart of Hardman Square. Perfect for drinking with your bubble, there are private pods suitable for groups of up to 6, as well as social distancing measures throughout.
Boasting live entertainment, plush interiors and a cool lounge area, BLVD is one of the most unique bars in Spinningfields. Attracting an eclectic crowd of revellers, the venue serves an à la carte menu from midday to 10pm before transforming into a sprawling cocktail joint.
This quirky bar in Spinningfields is satisfying all your Bavarian beer needs. Albert's Schloss is the German-themed joint bringing you everything from traditional schnitzel and Bauhaus cocktails to live music and outrageous performances all through the week.
Not your average boozer, The Dockyard is a quirky Manchester bar with shuffle boards, pool tables, foosball and board games alongside a cracking mix of craft ales, beer and cider. Pair that with vegan or meat-heavy feasting for the ultimate night out in Spinningfields.
20 Stories is stunning rooftop bar within the No.1 Spinningfields building. Not only does this gorgeous spot offer panoramic views of the city, but it's serving a menu of Michelin Guide cuisine against backdrop of hanging foliage that's just made for plastering all over your socials.
If you're a fan of the hit BBC drama with the same name, Peaky Blinders is a quirky bar in Manchester that's a must-see. Located in the heart of Spinningfields, the venue oozes 1920s vibes with its mahogany interiors, classic British grub and bespoke cocktails.
Known for its sexy interiors and Pan-Asian leaning, Tattu is a top Manchester haunt. A real bucket list destination, this quirky Spinningfields bar boasts Instagram-worthy interiors, stunning signature dishes and thirst-quenching libations in equal measure.
While it might be a nationwide chain, The Ivy Spinningfields is still one of the most unique bars in Manchester. We recommend starting at the stunning roof terrace for spritzes, before inventive drinks in the utterly beautiful Ivy Asia and finishing off at the restaurant.