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The Washhouse

Open Now: 17:00 - 01:00
Open today: 17:00 - 01:00
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A lovely experience

It was the first time me and my girlfriend had been to Manchester and we were so pleasantly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rahul P
via mobile
Out of this world!

The Washhouse is literally the best cocktail bar I've ever been to. Every drink is incredible... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cocktail bar”(14 reviews)
“wash house”(8 reviews)
“speak easy”(6 reviews)
We specialise in small loads with an extra rise cycle. No booking no entry booking lines open weekdays 12-4 only
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19 Shudehill, Manchester M4 2AF, England
+44 161 839 5287
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was the first time me and my girlfriend had been to Manchester and we were so pleasantly suprised by the washroom having just found it online. Although the price is expensive we were really impressed with the creativity and care put into the drinks...More

Thank Rahul P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Washhouse is literally the best cocktail bar I've ever been to. Every drink is incredible, there's an element of flare & theatre with every single one and you can tell the guys working there put their hearts and souls into them. 10/10. Brilliant place....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great little exclusive venue. Starts with the fun of walking into a launderette, my wife wondered what I was doing as I picked the phone up and the door was opened. Great selection of cocktails served with dramatics and theatre. A full on taste sensation...More

Thank jimmX37KK
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such an incredible experience! Was a bit daunted at first as a non-drinker, but I was blown away as they made me an incredible Peach, Pineapple, Blackberry, Chilli and Vanilla Foam Mocktail. Such amazing flavour combinations, combined with a beautiful presentation. The other drinks brought...More

Thank Eleanor H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Second visit here, the first being over 18 months ago. Love the place even more. It’s a quirky treat. It’s fantastic quality. Staff know their stuff and will recommend perfect cocktails for you after a few questions. Very intimate and private. Give it a go,...More

Thank NorthStar810910
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Many people complain about the prices of the cocktails but 1, the prices aren't that bad at all for the location (if you can find it ;)) and 2, you're paying for the exclusivity of the venue and the experience. You don't just get a...More

Thank balindley1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here with a couple of friends at the weekend. To look at it from the street you would think it is a laundrette. Even the taxi driver hadn’t heard of it. We rang the telephone to let us in and what we experienced...More

Thank loz3011988
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really excellent quality cocktails. Love the quirky access arrangements and the whole ambience is really good Unique cocktail recipes, created with a respective nod to local heritage. Friendly, helpful staff. Would not hesitate to recommend or visit again.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here for drinks after work with a friend and we thought it was fab! Loved the secret entrance and the ambiance once we were seated at our table. The staff were really friendly and we had a lot of questions about the cocktail...More

Thank Kateeve91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was taken here as a Birthday treat by my wife on Friday night. We had a table booked for 7pm to 8.30pm and managed to share 4 cocktails in that time. My wife's first cocktail was the Botanical Garden, and wow did it come...More

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27 October 2018|
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Response from Gabs172016 | Reviewed this property |
No they are cheaper than the alcoholic cocktails, coke etc are pretty much what you would pay in any bar in manchester
13 October 2018|
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Response from Nick C | Reviewed this property |
Georgia-May R
19 September 2018|
Response from jonc2871 | Property representative |
A small table nibble is served but we are purely a cocktail bar ❤️❤️