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Liquorice Cocktail Bar

50 Pall Mall, Manchester M2 1AQ, England
+44 161 832 4600
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (3 reviews)
“great cocktails” (13 reviews)
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50 Pall Mall, Manchester M2 1AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Now rebranded as 'Vesper' the staff, service and ambience were all excellent. The cocktails were made with a great deal of care and attention. 10/10

Thank MattGibson
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Walking in it doesn't look particularly impressive but you soon get over that when you are greeted by the staff, they are extremely friendly and helpful. The drinks are of a high standard with a great selection of discounted cocktails too! The staff and the...More

Thank Crawfordreview
Reviewed 22 August 2017

What a great place the Liquorice Cocktail Bar is. I went for pre-dinner drinks with friends and had a fabulous time. A great menu of cocktails. The Gins in particular were really good as was the Virgin Mojito. Definitely on my list of recommended places...More

Thank Cranbourne
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Omg i absolutely loved this place only popped in for one drink but ended up staying lol they are by far the best cocktails i have had a little pricey but very tasty. Staff all seemes pleasant some more friendly then others but not that...More

1  Thank KDowil
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I come here a few times a week, the drinks are always spot on, good central location, super friendly staff. What more do you want?

Thank Maddi B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Have been going to this bar since it opened many years ago. It has grown in popularity. We went in yesterday for a few drinks and the price for two drinks was £18. My other half said this was wrong then the guy said oh...More

Thank paulac32
Manc-couple, Guest Relations Manager at Liquorice Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Good afternoon Paulac32. We take all feedback very seriously and would like to get to the bottom of what happened. Please can you email us at manager@liquoricebar.com with a rough time of visit and also what drinks you had. Simon

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Five stars as the place is fab, and the people, and atmosphere, are great. Even the patrons are nice: polite and not loud. Good music as well. Outdoor area if you like it - with heaters. Criticism: I realise it is being done up soon,...More

Thank Ryan Scott S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Out celebrating and we had reserved an area, we had a great evening, maybe not the cheapest bar in town but reasonable enough. Great selection of drinks with the ladies enjoying the range of cocktails,all round good bar with excellent staff.

Thank Steve_Duff_11
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely chilled out bar hidden away beautifully. They have 2 for £11 on selected cocktails till 20:00, and the best part is, is that the cocktails don't have to be the same one like many other places!

Thank LydiaEats
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This is a fab cocktail bar! Each time I visit I enjoy the vibe and to be honest on my last visit I had the best cocktail I have had in quite a long time which is a big statement as I make a lot...More

Thank LJO71
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
1:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Pall Mall, Manchester M2 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 832 4600
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Since opening in 2012 Liquorice has been recognised as one of the best bars in the City. With a heavy focus on high quality cocktails and a carefully curated spirit selection, it's no surprise that Liquorice has become a hidden gem in the King Street area. Serving Authentic Italian Lunches Monday-Friday and catering for special events. Liquorice is highly versatile space, they have catered for corporate parties, weddings and a whole raft of other events. Whether it is an intimate get together or a huge celebration, Liquorice can host an experience that is perfect for you
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