Trendy Manchester Bars

There's no shortage of cool and quirky bars to hang out at in Manchester, so we've compiled a list of all the venues you have to visit. Whether you're looking for cool cocktails, amazing live music or some sophisticated surroundings, the Northern unofficial capitol of England will possess it. To find out the pick of the bunch you must check out our extensive guide to the most fashionable Manchester bars and restaurants.




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Combining all of New York's coolest elements, Black Dog Ballroom provides Manchester with the Big Apple's most stylish decor, food and drink. Equipped with pool tables, a secret room and a sleek bar this eloquent Northern Quarter venue has become synonymous Manchester's trendier locations. 

Cloud 23

6 user reviews 4

Thursday Sunday Club

Cloud 23 wreaks of extravagant luxury. Offering panoramic views of the city landscape this Manchester bar really understands how to wow a customer. From the cocktail list through to the music this lavish venue has set phasers to stun, so if you're looking for somewhere that oozes style this will be the place for you.   

The Liquor Store

8 user reviews 4

Double Your Bar Tab

Relatively new to the Manchester bar scene, this venue has made an immediate impact with the citizens of Manchester. Inherently stylish but also known for its creative and quirky attributes, The Liquor Store takes inspiration from our American friends delivering an eclectic selection of liquor from across the globe.

The Living Room Manchester

236 user reviews 4

Pre Show Dining

Dining is at its chic-est with this fashionable Manchester bar. You will struggle to think of anything cooler than eating and drinking at The Living Room, be it a working lunch or evening cocktails with loved ones, this is one of the stand out bars in the city. Its incredible drinks list still remains one of the most fanciful in the land, giving you little reason not to attend. 

Rosso

4 user reviews 5

Another grade II listed building provides the backdrop for this trendy Manchester bar. Renowned for its buzzing atmosphere, Rosso also combines amazing live music with an array of food and specially chosen wines, spirits and cocktails for all walks of life to enjoy. Having become a hangout for locals and celebrities alike, you'd do a lot worse than visit this fashionable King Street bar. 

Dusk til Pawn

5 user reviews 5

Manchester trendy bars don't come much more left field than the Northern Quarter's Dusk til Pawn. Converted from an ex-fortune teller's den into an old-fashioned pawn shop, this venue couldn't be any more quirky if it tried. Testament to this is their outrageous and downright impressive selection of cocktails they provide, and when you throw a jukebox into the mix the end product is a polished and chic establishment for all to enjoy.

Panacea Manchester

3 user reviews 3

Known for its highly imaginative cocktail list and cosmopolitan allure, Panacea is a real highlight of the Manchester bar scene. Straddling the border between the city's shopping centre and financial district, this swanky bar provides a buzzing atmosphere and an even more electric clientele. If you are wondering where all the trend setters are heading then look no further than Panacea.