Searching for a fancy festive dinner? Don Giovanni is the Christmas spot to remember this December. You can expect moreish Italian eats, such as calamari, bruschetta and tonnes of pasta dishes, on their holiday party menu.
Christmas Party Venues In Manchester
Christmas tiiime, mistletoe and wiiine. With the festive season upon us, all of the attention goes to who can throw the best holiday bash. To avoid any unnecessary stress, we've put together a list of Christmas party venues in Manchester. Whether you're looking for a fancy dinner, a lunchtime affair or a big evening blowout, these places will ensure your celebration is unforgettable.
For more seasonal picks, check out our Christmas Party page.
To make your Christmas party an affordable affair, venture to Walkabout Manchester Printworks. Two or three-course dinners start at just £11.99, which includes festive burgers or carved turkey, while there's festive drinks packages of fizz, kegs and more.
Planning a Christmas party in Manchester with a quirky activity? Head to Dog Bowl for boozy bowling, American diner dishes and plenty of inventive cocktails to keep your festivities going. Simply rent your own lanes and let the good times roll.
On the hunt for a swanky party destination? Gaucho always springs to mind. From swish private dining spaces with their own Christmas trees to the gorgeous restaurant decked out in cow hide and chandeliers, this venue is hard to fault on looks. As for food, there's roasts and Argentinian steaks aplenty.
Take a little inspiration from The Liquor Store when it comes to planning your Christmas party packages in Manchester. Here, you can nab your group everything from festive drinks receptions to sharing cocktails, bespoke decorations, DJs and photobooths.
When it comes to pubs or restaurants serving Christmas dinner for your party, we've got the lowdown across our handy guide. From themed burgers and other seasonal specials to the classic gravy-laden plates, this one has it all.
Christmas do ideas in Manchester don't get much more festive than this pop-up bar. Ideal to kick-start the night, Miracle On Cross Street is decked out like a wonderland, while serving up a themed drink on arrival and all you can eat mince pies throughout your table booking.
A multi-storey Christmas venue with plenty to keep you occupied, Impossible is one heck of a place to throw a festive party. There's an eclectic menu, 63 types of gin, lickable Champagne bubbles and an immersive nightclub to keep you rocking around the tree 'til late.
This year, throw an unforgettable Christmas party over at Alcotraz: Cell Block Three-Four near Deansgate. You and your mates will be instructed to don prison jumpsuits and smuggle in booze. Once inside, you'll be made bespoke cocktails to sup in your cell, all while the immersive experience unfolds.
Go for a full on buffet feast at Turing Tap Manchester, a top choice out of the best Christmas party venues in the city. Get down for sticky BBQ pigs in blankets, festive turkey burgers and breaded brie with cranberry sauce for dunking. Plus, there's plenty of booze packages to boot.
With a mouthwatering selection of food and drink for your festive celebrations, The Botanist proves it's well worth a visit come your Christmas party. Think signature hanging turkey kebabs, themed cocktails and a gorgeous dining space.
When the standard Christmas meal and cocktails just won't do, nab a spot at Peter Street Kitchen for Mexican and Japanese dishes washed down with sake-laced drinks. Not only is this destination stunning, but the food is sure to wow as well.
After alternative Christmas parties in Manchester? Add a quirky twist to yours with Flight Club, the unique darts bar that's changing the way you celebrate this festive season. The fairground-themed venue uses cutting-edge technology for its darts, with delicious pizza, slushie cocktails and prosecco available to keep you refreshed.
Via Manchester is the LGBTQ+ hotspot that's just made for living your best life this festive season, thanks to Christmas drinks and buffet menus. There's beer buckets, spirit packages and bottles of Champagne to sip through, while meals come in the form of turkey dinners or festive burgers.
In need of all-inclusive Christmas parties in Manchester? Swap your usual meal at a pub or restaurant for these drag-tastic shows at venues across the city, all accompanied by bottomless booze - that's your drinks, food and entertainment completely sewn-up.
Rolling hearty food, affordable drinks and club nights all into one, Dive Bar & Grill is a party destination you won't want to miss out on this Christmas. Munch through sumptuous seasonal menus, before making your way to the dancefloor to celebrate in style.
Get in the festive spirit with Christmas dinner, cocktails or a festive bottomless brunch at Slug and Lettuce. The Piccadilly bar and restaurant is pairing indulgent food with cute interiors, making for a memorable yuletide celebration.
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.
Bab NQ is one of the most chilled-out Christmas party venues in Manchester this 2022. Alongside its plentiful private hire spaces, the restaurant serves up drool-worthy Christmas kebabs to be accompanied by plenty of refreshments.
Whiskey Down Manchester is a sleek 70s-inspired Christmas party venue. Enter through the purple door to find an underground bar housing over 100 global whiskies, alongside the Gothic Manor 'Games Room' and Christian Grey's 'She Wants Revenge' dungeon.
Whether you fancy sit-down three-course dinners or themed drinks to sup, The Anthologist has your back - meaning it caters to all kind of Christmas party kick-starters. Expect everything from festive chestnut hummus to succulent roasted goose breast.
Foundry Project is a cool Northern Quarter restaurant for a Christmas party. Jingle all the way over and you'll be able to scoff down classic burgers, pizza and seasonal drinks from the cool container space, main bar or dedicated cocktail joint downstairs.
Known for whipping up a totally new seasonal range of cocktails each year, the clue's in the name at Dirty Martini. But it's not just Bond's favourite drink on offer, as you can expect to quaff festive twists on many of your favourites here - all while music plays or you perch at your VIP table.
One of the most versatile (and biggest) spaces around, Event City has a whopping 28,000 square metres to play with for your occasion. This is perfect if you're searching for a venue for a huge bash or any smaller groups too, so let the team here do their thing and throw a magical evening on your behalf.
Pong & Puck have a variety of Christmas party packages on offer, which includes retro cocktails, goes at shuffleboard, beer pong or prosecco pong, and plenty of pizza. Covering everything from entertainment to food and drink, this venue has everything you need.
If you're in search of a Christmas party venue, then check out O'Neill's Manchester. Situated on Withy Grove, this top-notch Irish boozer has a crackin' space for hire to enjoy laid-back festive fun with pals. As for food? You'll certainly be filled up on yuletide grub.
Fancy a competitive activity at your work Christmas party in Manchester? TeamSport Go Karting is certainly one fun choice. This unique venue hire or group booking will have you whizzing around a 550m track for your festivities, with the loser picking up the bar tab at your next destination.
Albert's Schloss is an iconic party bar that's perfect for lively Christmas parties in Manchester. Indulge in a night of Bavarian fun, complete with sipping from steins, chowing down on schnitzel and dancing on the table to live Oompah bands.
Roll the dice and head here for a Manchester casino Christmas party, where luxury cards or games meet restaurant bar. Set up for the ultimate Las Vegas-themed event, Manchester235 has the James Martin Restaurant when you want to tuck into a festive feast, followed by plenty of entertainment until the early hours.
The Ivy is one of Manchester's prettiest spots for a Christmas party. Come the festive period, this place is decorated with snow-capped trees, fairy lights and other beautiful touches. To match? A stunning menu of yuletide classics and cocktails.
A stunning rooftop restaurant in Spinningfields, 20 Stories is the ideal venue for exclusive Christmas parties. Bringing together impressive views, classic cocktails, festive set menus, canapés and private hire spaces (including sky-high pergolas), this place has it all.
If you're after a Christmas party venue in Manchester city centre, look no further than The Dakota Grill. Championing fresh flavours from seasonal and high-quality ingredients, the festive menu of classics is sure to be an all-round crowd-pleaser.