All posts in Places to Drink

A list of places to go to drink in the Northern Quarter Manchester. This includes pubs, bars & anywhere else where a licence to serve alcohol is a key asset.

  • PLY, Stevenson Square, Northern Quarter, Manchester
    PLY
    September 22, 2015, 3 Comments

    PLY lies right in the heart of the Northern Quarter on Stevenson Square. A bustling bar that serves up sourdough, Neapolitan pizzas from its mirror tiled, woodfired oven and a […]

  • Whiskey Jar
    The Whiskey Jar 2015
    August 9, 2015, No comments

    There are two loves at The Whiskey Jar; the obvious, whiskey (and whisky) and the slightly more subtly referenced, music. But music plays a big part in the success of […]

  • The Blue Pig
    The Blue Pig
    July 26, 2015, 2 Comments

    No longer a newbie in the ever-evolving Northern Quarter bar scene The Blue Pig has honed it’s offering and has now firmly established itself as a go to drinking and […]

  • Odd Bar
    Odd Bar
    July 15, 2015, 4 Comments

    For more than a decade Odd Bar has sat proudly on the corner of High Street & Thomas Street and it continues to go from strength to strength. Since 2005 this award-winning drinking […]

  • Matt & Phred's, Northern Quarter
    Matt & Phred’s
    February 21, 2015, 4 Comments

    Matt & Phred’s is without doubt one of the names synonymous with the Northern Quarter. This Tib Street venue has for years now been bringing stellar performances by artists from […]

  • Bluu
    Bluu – All new Bluu for you
    December 9, 2014, 1 Comment

    Situated on the corner of Thomas Street and High Street in the old Smithfield Market Buildings, Bluu has been sat prominently in the Northern Quarter for well over a decade now. […]

  • Cane & Grain, Rum, Ribs, Bourbon & Beer
    Cane & Grain
    October 6, 2014, 2 Comments

    Cane & Grain is set over 3 floors comprising of The Ground Floor Tap Room, The First Floor Bar and The Liars Lounge.  It’s all about Rum, Ribs, Bourbon & […]

  • El Capo Logo
    El Capo NQ
    September 19, 2014, 2 Comments

    When it opened on Thursday 3rd April 2014 El Capo brought something new to the Tariff Street end of the Northern Quarter and its thriving bar & restaurant scene.  An ‘original concept’ […]

  • Pie & Ale by Bakerie Logo
    Pie & Ale by Bakerie
    September 12, 2014, 2 Comments

    From the stable of BAKERIE bread & wine bar and wine store comes yet another ‘freshly baked venture’ this time in the form of pies. Pie & Ale offers exactly what […]