Thanks for checking out this post on where to buy wine, liquor, and beer in Manchester. Our alcohol guide will try to cover the topic in as detailed of a way as we possibly can.
A list of the best liquor stores and wine shops in town will get us going. Anyone that is ready to go pick up a bottle of vodka, tequila, wine, or a case of beer will get their info quick and be ready to head out the door.
Up next we will dive into the best breweries and beer bars, and a list of Manchester wine bars will follow that up. Wineries and vineyards in your area will get a shout out, and we will wrap this up by mentioning some of the best local happy hours where you can buy cheap alcoholic drinks near you after your work day ends.
Towards the end you will find an alcohol map for the city with all of the various venues we are mentioning pinned on it. And everyone is welcome to read some of our other posts on grabbing a bottle or a glass around the country.
Best Liquor Stores & Wine Shops In Manchester
Whether you want to buy a case of beer, some vodka, tequila, wine, or just about any other alcoholic drink you should be able to get them at any of these best liquor stores and wine shops in Manchester:
- The Whisky Shop at 3 Exchange St
- Tipples of Manchester at 16 Lloyd St
- Tiny’s Tipple at 510 Wilbraham Rd
- Reserve Wines Shop Didsbury at 176 Burton Rd
- Salut Wines at 11 Cooper St
- Hi Wines at 11 Cooper St
- Carringtons at 322 Barlow Moor Rd
- Isca Wines at 825 Stockport Rd
The Whisky Shop offers free shipping on orders of £99 or more and international shipping to the United States. You can purchase their collection between 10am and 6pm.
There are over 100 gin selections to pick from at Tipples of Manchester in addition to a broad assortment of spirits, liqueurs, syrups, and bitters. They are open from 11am to 6pm Monday through Friday and until 5pm on Saturday.
Tiny’s Tipple is a local liquor shop that stocks over 350 great wines from all of the classic areas and some lesser-known gems from more remote places. They also carry more than 35 iconic Scottish single malts complemented by exquisite Irish whiskey and bourbon plus a premium range of gin, vodka, rum, and brandy.
Whether you’re looking for food and wine pairings, a group party, corporate networking solutions, bespoke gifts, or fundraising events Reserve Wines Shop has it all. They also feature a wide variety of tasting experiences to enjoy in the comfort of your home.
Salute Wines sells gift cards that may be used to sample their extensive wine list, beers from the region, and delicious cuisine as well as buy tickets to any of their events. They can plan tastings for groups of 10 to 20 people for a corporate party, a networking event, or just a fun way to spend time with friends.
With over 25 years of experience Carringtons aims to source and bring superior bottles of wines, beers, and spirits to your area at reasonable prices while emphasizing personalized customer service to the community. Coffee, supplies, handcrafted gifts, and organic food are also available for purchase. Their hours of operation are from 11am to 10pm Wednesday through Saturday.
Breweries & Beer Bars Near You
When you want to go sample some new suds or just watch the game with some pals these local breweries and beer bars are a great option:
- Beer New at 75 N Western St
- Shindigger Brewing at 11 Springfield Ln
- Alphabet Brewing at 99 N Western St
- The Runaway Brewery at 4 Millgate Ln
- Track Brewing at Piccadilly Trading Estate #18
- ÖL Nano Brewery & Bar at 2, Hatch, Oxford Rd
- Port Street Beer House at 39-41 Port St
Shindigger Brewing produces unpretentious beers with well-balanced, fruity, pleasant, and familiar characteristics. They operate from 2pm to 8pm Wednesday through Sunday and you can receive a 15% discount if you order over £75.
Track Brewing delivers fresh beer to your door and transactions of £60 or more qualify for free delivery to the UK mainland. They are open every day at 4pm.
Wine Bars In Manchester
Wine bars in your area are a great place for a date, a business meeting, or to hang out with a big group of friends:
- Flock at 5 Stevenson Square
- Erst at 9 Murray St
- Sip West Didsbury at 156 Burton Rd
- Wine and Wallop at 97 Lapwing Ln
- Vin-yard at 103 Oxford Rd
- Le Social at 88 Pollard Yard
- Kelder Wines at 20 Station Rd
Head to Flock from 10:30am to 11pm and enjoy some drinks with your friends in a warm atmosphere. Erst is a natural wine bar and restaurant near you that serves a variety of small-plate menu options designed for sharing.
Their dishes change depending on what’s in season and the quality of the ingredients available and you can visit them from 11am to 10pm Tuesday through Saturday. Sip on an incredible assortment of hand-selected, high-quality, and ever-changing wines at Sip West Didsbury.
Le Social has a wine list that has been chosen based on its social qualifications and promise. Kelder Wines has over 150 different wines some of which are sourced directly from the producers and others from small production runs.
They also sell a variety of other intriguing items such as glassware and delicacies from around the world.
Wineries & Vineyards In Your Area
Kingsland at Fairhills Rd, Irlam is a premier independent supplier of wine and spirits specialising in providing a complete category solution.
Best Local Happy Hours
These happy hours in Manchester can be a great option to buy cheaper alcoholic drinks after work when you need to unwind:
- The Liars Club at 19A Back Bridge St
- Trof Northern Quarter at 8 Thomas St
- Cuban Revolution at 11 Peter St
- The Pen and Pencil at Fourways House, 57 Hilton St
- Turtle Bay at 46-50, Oldham St
- Hard Rock Cafe at The Printworks
Cocktails at The Liars Club are innovative and exotic with sharers presented in ornate Tiki volcanoes, pineapples, and coconut shells. It’s a tropical paradise full of rum, fun, drinks, and music that’s open from 4pm to 4am.
Trof Northern Quarter is a downtown dandyish lair of indulgence known for brunch, daily culinary specials, classic cocktails, rare bourbon, and an abundance of beers. Lunch and dinner are served on Thursday through Sunday from 12pm to 9pm.
If you’re searching for delectable rums go to Cuban Revolution and try their Latin-inspired cuisine while listening to live music. They have some of the best happy hours in your area from 3pm to 7pm Sunday through Friday.
You can order gift certificates and organize special occasions at The Pen and Pencil plus they have happy hours from 5pm to 7pm on weekdays. Turtle Bay boasts an array of beverages to accompany meals, an afternoon session, or a night out along with a happy hour every day.
You can read more of our posts on:
- Leeds & Bradford Local Alcohol Guide
- Liverpool Local Alcohol Guide
- Sheffield Local Alcohol Guide
- Birmingham Local Alcohol Guide
Enjoy Drinking Wine, Liquor, & Beer In Manchester
For the time being that is all we have to share but check back in because we will do our best to keep this page updated. After reading about all of those local liquor stores, wine shops, breweries, beer bars, wine bars, wineries, vineyards, and happy hours near you we think you are ready to accomplish your goal.
Do us a favor and mention if we got anything incorrect or if any of the above places have closed down in the comments so we can keep the lists up to date. Now have fun drinking wine, liquor, or beer in Manchester.