These lovely terrace bars are ideal for a spot of outdoor socialising this spring.
After many months of lockdown, Mancs are finally allowed to meet up with our mates outdoors (in groups of six) this April. And you know what that means…catch-ups over alfresco cocktails, of course! We’ve put together a list of terrific terrace bars in the city that are serving up delicious drinks in lush, leafy settings. Enjoy refreshing G&T’s, sunny rum cocktails, and all your favourite summer specials at these lovely outdoor drinking spots!
Enjoy a slice of Cuban fun and soak up the sun with five of your closest amigos at the RDC pop-up in Great Northern Square! They’ll be serving up a selection of Havana Club rum specials, including the all-new Havana Club Spiced Rum, transporting your tastebuds straight to Latin America.
11 Peter St, Manchester M2 5QR
103 Oxford Rd, Manchester M1 7ED
Victoria Chop House Company
Mr Thomas’s Chop House and Albert Square Chop House are opening up their outdoor terraces, ready for you to start sipping cocktails in the sun (fingers crossed!). For ultimate summer vibes we recommend you try the Havana Club Peach Daiquiri, and the Lemon Drop and Sloe gin highballs.
Mr Thomas’s Chop House, 52 Cross St, Manchester M2 7AR and The Albert Square Chop House, The Memorial Hall, Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PF
Enjoy an Adventure of Sophistication with Monkey 47 at The Refuge this summer. Visit the chic bar at the Kimpton Clocktower, and you’ll be able to indulge in a variety of Monkey 47 cocktail specials in a glorious gin garden. Perfect for special occasions!
Oxford Street, Manchester M60 7HA
This colourful cocktail bar in the heart of the Northern Quarter will have outdoor seating available for groups of six this spring. It’s a great space to grab a drink in the sun. Why not try a sunny Pina Colada, a refreshing Elderflower Collins, Tommy’s Margarita, or a classic Espresso Martini.
39-41 Edge St, Manchester M4 1HW
Brickhouse Social has a laid back rooftop terrace space where you can enjoy lip smacking cocktails with your mates. Indulge in Salted Caramel Floats, Cotton Candy Coladas and Pornstar Martinis. Their bottomless brunches are incredible, and if you want a little something to go, you can buy one of their takeaway DIY cocktail kits to try at home!
11-13 New Wakefield St, Manchester M1 5NP
At Ramona’s outdoor beer garden you can enjoy pizza from Detroit washed down with delicious gin cocktails. And don’t worry if the Manchester weather doesn’t pull through, as there’ll be three large campfires for you to keep you toasty and warm!
40 Swan St, Manchester M4 5JG
Covid-19 health and safety measures and social distancing will be in place at each venue. Please drink responsibly.