The recent refurb now means that the place looks even better and a new menu ensures that Via is a credible recommendation for a glitzy date.
28/30 Canal Street, Manchester, M1 3EZ Deemed by many to be the best rock and metal pub in Manchester, Grand Central wins on its jukebox alone, which features the likes of Aerosmith and Pantera.
Our vision is all about bringing single people together to make new friends and form relationships.There is also a mouth-watering range of pizzas and nibbles on offer, and if you get there early enough you can take advantage of their ‘buy two drinks and get a free pizza’ offer!64 Tib Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 1LW Made famous by Queer as Folk, and featured in Coronation Street, Via (formerly known as Via Fossa) is a mecca for gay couples and singles who enjoy classy surroundings and great music.By day it’s a trendy hideaway where you can enjoy coffee and cake, and nights kick off with a rather attractive happy hour followed by a range of entertainment from open mic nights to pop/soul/funk/disco DJ nights. comes with a Cuban twist which means two things: delicious, Latin-inspired food, and a quality range of rums.And if that wasn’t enough you can also dance the night away to an eclectic mix of party tunes until 3am every night of the week…which could come in handy if your date is successful.We have dedicated playlists at every event and there are usually one or two drinks offers too. We specialise in speed dating nights in this great northern city.If this sounds like your cup of tea then what are you waiting for? If you can’t book online or would prefer to book over the phone, give us a call 07731 700 770. It’s full of first class single folk looking for a top night out and the opportunity to meet similar, like-minded singles. We host nights at Sakura at Deansgate Locks where you can let your hair down and be yourself; perfect for speed dating if you ask us.30-32 Thomas Street, Manchester, M4 1ER Specialising in jazz but showcasing a range of live bands, this live music venue is packed full of events meaning you can head down almost any day of the week and see some quality live music.There’s often an admission charge but some events, such as the monthly jazz jam, are free (check their website for complete listings).Winner of the Pride of Manchester award for Best Pub two years in a row this homely, traditional pub is perfect for a casual date between two music lovers, not just for its cavernous interior and extensive whiskey collection but for the fact that it’s conveniently located opposite the Bridgewater Hall, attracting musicians and music-lovers alike.50 Bridgewater Street, Manchester M1 5LE The rapidly expanding Mojo bar group stretches as far as Barbados, but for a taste of what they offer a little closer to home get you and your date down to Bridge Street.