Top 12 Bars to Take Your Girlfriend in Manchester

Whether it's a special birthday treat, you're trying to get in her good books, or you're just the type of partner who likes to wine and dine your girl, we've got just what you need. Rounding up the most romantic hideaways, elevated rooftop picks and activity hangouts boasting something a little different, here's our list of the best bars in Manchester to take your girlfriend. Thank us later.

Last updated on 14th August 2020




A hidden gem in Manchester, Speak in Code is a wonderful bar that focuses on delicious cocktails. With a long and creative list of sips, this slick spot commits to a great drinking experience in a bare-brick, leafy environment, making it a great place to take your girlfriend in Manchester even if she's a fussy drinker.

Cottonopolis Food & Liquor

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Cottonopolis creates a unique dining experience by combining a sleek, industrial interior with tasty far Asian food and cocktails. While the plush interiors are enough to impress your other half, the drinks include a combination of Japanese whiskey, international beers, expert mixes and wines, while the food sees everything from brunch to dim sum and sushi.

If your other half is the kind of lady who appreciates Instagrammable interiors, gin cocktails and mouthwatering plates, then we've got the perfect place for you. Book a table at Menagerie, dress to impress and prepare for an unforgettable time.