If there's any birthday right of passage, it's shots. Always with the shots. And what with this Northern Quarter haunt boasting a selection of over 70 tequilas, we think you've a grand chance and working your way through them, in sensible moderation with a hearty meal of course.
Fun Birthday Ideas in Manchester
Off kilter party antics for the birthday boozer? Looks like you're in luck! Boasting some of the most diverse party antics in the UK, Manchester is one heck of a plot for off the wall events; be you bustling down the bowling alley, conjuring up a cocktail storm or harking around the ping pong table, pint in hand. Check out our recommendations for some of the very best birthday ideas the city has to offer, and have yourself one critically cool romp in the city.
Switch up your partying with a trip to Garage Brunch, who'll be taking over a top secret location and filling it with games, delicious food and drink and an unbeatable party spirit. If you love a quirky brunch, this is the fun birthday event for you.
If you're a fan of Harry Potter and all those other epic fantasies, the Wizard's Dinner and Brunch is sure to be one heck of a birthday treat. Head on down dressed as your favourite witch or wizard and prepare to enjoy a grand feast complete with spells and potions.
Bowlin', boozin' and burgers? We'll be taking all three at All Star Lanes, before hitting the large island cocktail bar for a quirky tipple or two. If you're in the mood for a bougie birthday romp, check out 'The Jungle Room' which hosts up to 100 guests and pays homage to the King.
Love a brewskie or two? This tour of Manchester's finest microbreweries may just be the thing for you. You'll explore a number of hidden gems across Ardwick and Ancoats, with lots of info and lots of tastings along the way.
Do you love a god bottomless brunch? Well get yourselves down to eden and catch the Bougie Brunch crew on your birthday for an afternoon of gag-worthy entertainment. You'll get to sit back with delicious refreshments and watch as they lip-sync, strut and host a plethora of games.
For a birthday venue with a twist, this fun golf bar offers great food, an extensive drinks list and five state-of-the-art golf simulators, so you'll be fed, watered and entertained all night.
Not in the mood for growing another year older? Relive your youth and head to Treetop Adventure Golf where you'll find a couple of 18-hole courses, tasty pizza and cracking cocktails. The perfect excuse to ditch the stuffy spot and have a little fun.
Whether you're a big group or even just a few of you, Flight Club is guaranteed good fun on your birthday. Join the cutting-edge darts club for games of darts like never before, all alongside pizza and epic cocktails.
Assemble your team and head on down to this thrilling go-karting experience in Manchester. You'll burn rubber on 550 metres of multilevel tracks, battling it out to take home the title of best racer and earn eternal bragging rights.
Make it a night to remember and head to Hot Water Comedy Club for an evening of laugh out loud performances. From local comedians to recognisable faces, this comedy spot is bringing you an eclectic mix of live comedy.
Roaring from the afternoon until the very early hours of the morning, Dive NQ is made for those that want to party their way through the night on their birthday. From heaving bites and American inspired plates, to industrial interiors and DJs galore.
Perfect for a quirky birthday brunch, this unique afternoon party brings together bottomless cocktails, delicious Caribbean cuisine and a top-notch soundtrack of the very best reggae, soca, bashment, afro and soul.
Take on a thrilling escape room challenge with a group of mates for a fun bonding experience. You'll get to choose between four heart-racing themes and complete a series of puzzles before earning your freedom.
You'll be slingin' marble and swigging cocktails before you've event got the chance to blow out your birthday candles. A unique drinking experience just shy of Oxford Road, Dog Bowl is a cool and off-kilter cavern for a party.
Booze it down the bier hall, and tuck into some of the most premium entertainment in town as these guys promise a heaving birthday night out. From booze and hollering, to live music and dancing, there's something more than explosive about this party palace that's not to be missed.
One of the city's best hidden boozy gems, Dusk til Pawn is a drinking cavern of cool cocktails and sweet vibes. Bypass their pawn shop frontage in the Northern Quarter and head on inside to a speakeasy style boozer where slick interiors, inventive concoctions and fun vibes reign supreme.
Certified in lols and rofls, round up your birthday gang to see some of the best talent in comedy, with names old and new leading the stand-up. Upgrade and you can get in on a 2 course dinner so everyone is well fed, and there's obviously drinks too, can't forget the drinks.
A unique multi-purpose space in the heart of the Northern Quarter, it's anybody's guess what these kooky kids are up to on any given night. Grab your birthday troop and head on down where you're set to be met by independent art, sweet tunes, ping pong battles and industrial decor.
Appealing to those with sporty inclinations and a competitive spirit, The Green boasts private party booths with giant screens, karaoke, live footie matches, video game tournaments and indoor golf booths. There's sure to be a little somethin' somethin' for all your birthday hankerings.