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Black Dog Ballroom
A slice of NYC’s secret downtown speakeasy style located in Manchester’s Northern Quarter in the form of the Blackdog Ballroom. Offering gourmet burgers and pizzas, draught beers, cocktails, pool tables and a secret room, the stylish new bar is open daily from Midday to 4am with food available ‘til 1am.
The venue is to be found in the space underneath the iconic Afflecks Palace, previously inhabited by Isobar and Club North. Expect a dramatic interior and award winning décor.
With free WiFi, an extensive cocktail menu created by Tom Sneesby and food overseen by Anthony Fielden of The Northern Quarter restaurant the Blackdog Ballroom is also available for private hire.
The Black Dog Ballroom is also home to some of the world’s finest Mixologists. Our team has won accolades from some of the biggest drinks companies in the universe and beaten off stiff competition from around the globe to become some of the most revered and innovative mixologists in the land.
We are delighted to announce that our team will be running a series of highly anticipated Cocktail Master Classes where they will reveal some of the trade secrets that have made them the experts they are today.
The fun and interactive hands on sessions are suitable for groups which are big, small, young or old. Our facilities are perfect for team building or corporate entertainment. Everyone will get the opportunity to mix up some classic cocktails and experiment in making new and unique creations to rival those of our in house masters.
Each 2 hour master class will include:Meet and greet , Complimentary cocktails on arrival and throughout the master class, History lesson, Trade secrets, Cocktail taste test and Grand finale cocktail show down.