Christmas Party Venues
Christmas tiiime, mistletoe and winnne. With the festive season upon us, all of the attention goes to who can throw the best holiday party. Now, to avoid shaming yourself and others, we've procured a list of the top destinations for a seasonal bash; whether you're looking for a stylish dinner, a lunchtime affair or a big evening blowout, your party will be the stuff of legend at one of these fine places.
For full festive hoopla listings check out our Christmas Party page.
This cool and arty spot is a hub for students and live music, making it a serious contender to those wanting something a little different for their festive do. The Deaf Institute has a range of spaces, including an amazing three-tier bar and downstairs den, which can be hired privately.
For a Christmas party with a bit of bite head over to this popular Northern Quarter kebab house. With a number of private hire, drinks and food platter - grilled tiger prawns and halloumi fries anyone? - options available, Bab is sure to leave a memorable impression.
Whatever you want for this time of the year, the team at this fantastic multi-faceted venue will endeavour to help out, with their restaurant, gin parlour and studio all available to hire, as well as a bunch of festive packages on offer.
Welcome to the world of boozy bowling, complete with diner-style eats to feast on and certainly enough booze to drink, to add a little fun into you festive partying. Rent out their lanes for some seasonal bowling ball swinging and prepare that victorious Strike dance.
This vintage Los Angeles-style bar is a late-night destination for Manchester's indie, rock'n'roll, classic rock and pop groupies. Get down to The Liquor Store and sample their signature American-inspired cocktails and specialist liquors whilst dancing to a retro playlist of Mancunian favourite tunes.
Head down to Exchange Square where this unique escape room is offering you a quirky alternative to your standard Christmas party routine. Find yourself in Blackbeard's Castle, a Viking village, the Wild West or imperial Japan with just 60 minutes to solve the puzzles in this high-octane challenge.
Revolucion De Cuba is adding some heat to your usual Christmas outing with heaps of Latin soul. The vibrant party spot has a selection of group menus, including tapas feasting dishes, three-course Cuban-themed meals and, of course, plenty of celebratory cocktails to enjoy over the evening, before heading downstairs to samba the night away.
The Refinery has got Christmas cheer stamped all over it. The Spinningfields spot has a vast menu of sharing platters, mezze boards and individual dishes as well as a cracking cocktail list. With plenty of space inside the entire ground floor can also be hired out with room for up to 250 people.
This iconic Manchester party spot is the perfect place for an easy, no-hassle night of Bavarian nonsense and all things weird and wonderful. Start your evening sipping on steins and noshing on schnitzels and other Alpine-themed goodies before dancing on tables to Oompah bands.
Whether you're looking to enjoy a fun meal or a spot to jingle all the way through the night, this stylish Northern Quarter hotspot has you sorted with a container space in their main bar for you to scarf down burgers and pizzas as well as a downstairs cocktail bar available to hire for groups of up to 45.
With a number of rooms available to hire, including The Wing and 1837 Speakeasy, Alston Bar & Beef is a great option for a Christmas party venue. This slick little spot is located centrally, meaning once you're done working through their steak and homemade gin mixes, you can head out to party.
If you're looking for something a little different for your next festive-themed bash, look no further than Exit The Room. Boasting three escape rooms themed around 'murder', 'bomb disposal' and 'madness', you'll be forced to put your logic and team-building skills to the test, before toasting to your success or commiserating your failure.
This multi-levelled spot boasts a restaurant serving an eccentric range of food, a hidden gin palace serving 63 types of gin and lickable champagne bubbles as well as an immersive nightclub, making it one hell of a venue for a memorable night - or not so, depending on how many bubbles you end up eating.
Roll the dice on your Christmas party this year and head to MAnchester235, a huge luxury gaming, dining and cocktail venue. Set up for the ultimate Las Vegas-themed event, this place boasts plenty of roulette tables as well as it's very own James Martin restaurant.
If you're looking for something a little different for this year's festivities, look no further than Teamsport's huge indoor go-karting track in Manchester City Centre. Built underneath the arena and open 7 days a week, this 550m track can be hired out for exclusive hire, as well as catering to smaller, more intimate events.
Add a quirky twist to your Christmas party with Flight Club, the unique darts bar that's changing the way you party. The jazzy arcade-themed venue has cutting-edge technology, along with delicious pizza and sharing cocktails.
It's glittered in gold, it's stocked up on sushi and it's the perfect location for a Christmas party in Manchester. Join Cottonopolis as their interiors not only shine at one of the busiest party seasons of the year, their festive menus are a treat to boot.
Party like it's the 1920s at The Fitzgerald and try on the glitz and glamour of the Golden Age. Pop the prosecco and get the decadent party underway while dancing to weekend DJ sets in this speakeasy bar, where private tables and areas can be booked.