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14 Best Bars In Manchester 2021

Article authored by Harriet

Harriet

Last updated: 25/11/2021

Cocktail connoisseur, or alcohol amateur? 

Whichever category you may fall in, we're sure you'll love this list of the 14 best bars in Manchester for 2021, curated personally by Ping Culture. From calm and classy bars but with head-bangingly good live concerts through a secret door to award-winning venues that showcase both the best of the classics and the most avant-garde creative cocktails, these bars are bound to satisfy anyone, no matter the age, budget or preference.
The Liquor Store
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The Liquor Store

This brand new bar concept in the heart of the city centre has its Mancunian roots coursing through its veins. The Liquor Store opens its doors on the corner of Blackfriars Street and The Parsonage, situated just off Deansgate, underneath the Maybrook House building.

Drinks After Work Drinks Cocktail Live Music

BookableLock 91
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Lock 91

19th Century Lock Keeper’s cottage in the heart of Manchester’s city centre. You local on the Locks! Our aim at Lock 91 is to create a home from home atmosphere. We are a small independent with a focus on quality service and a quality drinks offer. Spread across three unique floors, venue hire is what we do best and we can cater for parties of sizes 30 up to 300.

Drinks After Work Drinks Client Meeting Cocktail

Black Dog Ballroom
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Black Dog Ballroom

Voted City Life's Best Bar!

Drinks After Work Drinks Cocktail LGBTQ+

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The Fitzgerald
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The Fitzgerald

A hidden gem. The Fitzgerald is an atmospheric drinking den, with splendid décor and a vintage vibe. No booking required / walk-in only

Vibes Drinks Cocktail After Work Drinks

Foundry Project Manchester
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Foundry Project Manchester

THE HAPPIEST PLACE IN MANCHESTER

Drinks Cocktail

BookableProject Halcyon Distillery
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Project Halcyon Distillery

A cocktail bar of illicit charm and opulence, with a state of the art distillery.

Date Night Drinks

BookableCottonopolis Food & Liquor
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Cottonopolis Food & Liquor

Cottonopolis is a japanese inspired restaurant and bar based in a grade ii listed building in manchester’s northern quarter.

Drinks Restaurants Cocktail

BookableSpeak In Code
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Speak In Code

Speak In Code is an award winning cocktail bar in Manchester City Centre. Focusing on quality, service and an imaginative offering of cocktails and food

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