Things To Do For Couples In Manchester

So you've done it. You've found someone that actually wants to spend time with you when they could be doing other things. All your friends think you're couple goals, but the honeymoon phase is over, and hours simply staring into one an another's eyes doesn't quite entertain you as much as it once did. So, the question is, how do you up your date night game? Lucky for you, we've rounded up some of the best things for couples to do in Manchester. From romantic restaurants, to brewery tours and cocktail-heavy brunches, there's loads of activities for couples in Manchester looking for date inspiration. 

Last updated on 14th May 2018

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Make a day of it and head to the Piccadilly Tap for an afternoon learning about the Manchester microbrewing scene. A perfect date idea for couples in Manchester who love their hops, it's a fun and informative tour where, yes, you will also get a little squiffy.

13:00 - 16:00
Walks & Tours, Food & Drink, Something A Little Different, Daytime
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Rosylee have upped their roast game even more. With great deals on delicious food, and £5 drinks offers, it's the perfect way for couples to spend a Sunday in Manchester.

12:00 - 22:00
Daytime, Food & Drink, Supper Clubs
Background Music
Northern Quarter
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1 events @ Frog & Bucket Comedy Club with 28 upcoming dates from 24 May 2018 until 29 Nov 2018

Couples that laugh together stay together and there's no better way to get your giggle on than at one of the best comedy nights in Manchester. With regular line ups of some of the best domestic and international talent, the Frog and Bucket Comedy Club is a great Manchester couples activity.

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Cloud 23

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Dreamy, romantic and downright gorgeous this sky bar above the Hilton Hotel is a must-do activity for couples in Manchester. Enjoy a glass of Champagne and stunning views of the city at this lovely rooftop bar.

Splash the Cash £££
Deansgate

Enjoy a wonderful gin masterclass together at this unique event, where you will taste your way through five different gins, learn how to enhance the flavours with garnishes and tonics, and also enjoy four small plates designed to complement the flavours.

19:30 - 22:00
Food & Drink
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Perfect for a fun and informative date night in Manchester, this cool cocktail class will take you through the history of the iconic Negroni, and let you sample a perfect serve.

19:00 - 22:00
Food & Drink, Classes
Northern Quarter
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Laughter is the real food of love and know one know that better than the guys at The Comedy Store. One of the best things couples can do in Manchester, these fun nights with fantastic acts make for great date night fodder.

20:00 - 22:00
Comedy, Student Night, Food & Drink, Date Night
Background Music
Deansgate Locks
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Cabana Manchester

20 user reviews
Cabana Manchester
2-4-1 on Selected Cocktails - All Day, Every Day!

Vibrant and bursting with Brazilian energy, this award-winning bar and restaurant is a must-visit on your next date night. With 2-4-1 on selected cocktails everyday, and delicious Rio street food to try, it's a great place for couples.

Happily Affordable
Central Manchester

You guys probably spend a lot of time putting your heads together anyway, so why not do it for real as part of this fun city-wide treasure hunt. With clues to solve and prizes to win, it's one of the funnest things to do in Manchester for couples.

10:00 - 22:00
Daytime, Walks & Tours, Quiz Night, Something A Little Different
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Get silly at this super fun boozy brunch in Manchester. Enjoy bottomless Prosecco or Bloody Marys as you chow down on some seriously delicious breakfast or brunch options.

11:00 - 19:00
Daytime, Food & Drink, Fun Time Partying, Something A Little Different
80's Music
Oxford Road
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One of the funnest Thursday nights out for couples in Manchester, this great evening of live music and eclectic acts is a surefire way to up your date night game. Add to that the impressive cocktails available at The Fitzgerald and you've got yourself and dream combo right there.

19:00 - 22:00
Live Music
Live Music
Northern Quarter
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Cottonopolis Food & Liquor

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With stunning interiors and exciting cocktails, Cottonopolis is one of the Manchester date night bars to try out. Whether you're turning up for a couple of drinks or sampling some dishes from their eclectic menu, it always makes for a fun but intimate setting.

Happily Affordable
Northern Quarter

When it comes to gorgeous date venues it's hard to match Alston Bar & Beef for style. With stunning dishes and a laid-back and intimate atmosphere, dinner here is one of the best romantic things for couples to do in Manchester.

Happily Affordable
Central Manchester

Treat yourselves to something special with the stunning evening of cocktails. Rub shoulders with some of the finest bartenders in the business as Cocktails in the City brings together a host of pop up bars for you to discover, making for a great Manchester date night idea.

18:00 - 23:00
Date Night, Food & Drink, Pop-Up, Something A Little Different
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One of those really gorgeous, rose-tinted restaurants that sets hearts ablaze, while offering delicious, healthy food, Love Thy Neighbour is a great restaurant for couples in Manchester.

Happily Affordable
Chorlton

Mixing stunning food with industrial decor, the James Martin Restaurant is a must-visit if you're looking to treat yourselves a little. Enjoy delicious dishes and great wines at this lovely Deansgate eatery, perfect for fancy date nights in Manchester and anniversary celebrations.

Happily Affordable
Deansgate

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