Whisky Bars in Manchester

From arguments over its spelling and some seriously strong flavours to its delicious roots within history, whisky may be an acquired taste, but for those that enjoy it, nothing can seem to beat it. With many a Manchester bar boasting a top notch selection of the tipple, there's no shortage of places to choose from, whether you're a Jack's man or a single malt lass. Check out our recommendations for some of the best whisky bars in Manchester, and lock your lips around a liquid that is more commonly known in Gaelic as 'the water of life'. We get that.

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Trof Northern Quarter

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Boasting some of the most serious Northern Quarter cool thanks to its industrial interiors and delicious atmosphere, Trof are top Manchester trumps for a drink in the city. But with about if you want that drink to be more than whisky orientated? With their very own specially dedicated bourbon bar, and a selection of whiskies including the likes of blended Jim Beam cocktails, Trof are creative with the way in which they serve their tipple.


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A delicious destination for a dram or three, Apotheca may be heralded for their quirky concoctions and their luscious libations, but they also tote a hot to trot selection of whiskies from the world over. Boasting serious single malts and an international selection of bottles, Apotheca will warm both your gullet and your heart with the whisky offering that the currently boast.

The Whiskey Jar

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A name says it all is a phrase that rings all too true with this whisky wonder. A Northern Quarter nook said to hold some of the best bottles of whisky in the business, with many being cultivated into their cool selection of cocktails, The Whiskey Jar know no bounds when it comes to this favoured tipple. From Bowmore 18 Years and the elusive Jura to the empowering Oban, The Whiskey Jars whisky plight is sure to be commended on a dally down.