Best Bars In Coventry

Thirsty? Coventry has plenty of places to raise a glass or two. This city's bar scene is bursting with character, offering everything from cosy pubs to trendy cocktail lounges. Whether you're craving quirky tipples, local brews, or a relaxed atmosphere to unwind with friends, the proud bearer of the title of City of Culture 2021 has something for everyone. Join us as we explore Coventry's best bars for a buzzy night out on the town.

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Last updated on 11th July 2024

Phoenix Coventry

Looking for a traditional pub with a contemporary twist? The Phoenix is the place to be as one of the best bars in Coventry town centre. Serving up everything from Cask Marque-accredited real ales to cocktails, wines, and spirits, they've got everything you could possibly want and then some. And when you start feeling peckish, they offer a wide choice of traditional pub grub to satisfy any hunger, ranging from tacos to loaded fries and craft burgers. P.S. Don't forget to sip on their iconic Posh Totty Spritz, a mix of Grey Goose Strawberry and Lemongrass topped with elderflower cordial, while you try your hand at a retro game or two.

The Castle Grounds Coventry

The Castle Grounds is a charming Victorian-era structure that has been renovated into one of the most treasured destinations in the city, offering exceptional food and unforgettable nightlife. Come down to unwind after a long day and feast on a variety of classic dishes paired with a beverage of your choice from their extensive tipple list. We're talking about a variety of wines, beers, and fizz from around the world, as well as delicious cocktails like the Posh Totty Spritz, Ex On The Beach, and Tommy's Margarita.

The Botanist, Coventry

If you're in the mood for premium sips at one of the most gorgeous venues in town, make your way to The Botanist. Step into the lush oasis of this vibrant joint, where chic interiors adorned with large houseplants and terracotta pots create the perfect tropical ambience. With plenty of seating under a soaring arched ceiling, including a spacious dining room and a central bar, you'll have a lush background to an evening of tipples. The fabulous cocktails include innovative house mixes, categorised by the botanicals they feature – from flowers and fruits to roots and shoots. Try the Lilipad Martini for a refreshing burst of flavour, featuring Portobello Road Bergamot Citrus Vodka, green melon liqueur, green chartreuse, and foam or opt for the exotic Thai Chilli Crush infused with Beefeater Gin, coconut cream, Thai basil and red chilli.

Slug and Lettuce Coventry

On the hunt for cocktail bars in Coventry? Party the night (or day) away at Slug & Lettuce, where the 2-4-1 cocktail deals ensure the drinks keep pouring and the good times keep rolling. From the fruity fun of a classic Cosmopolitan to the summery sweetness of Sangria, there's a drink here to satisfy every craving. Plus, with a pretty indoor bar area and a beautiful beer garden boasting views of the cathedral ruins, it's the ultimate spot to meet up with friends and indulge in some tipple therapy in the summer sun.