The nights may be drawing in, but you needn’t be confined to your living room. From chilled surroundings to pre-party locations, Liverpool boasts a wide selection of perfect places to accommodate a cosy night out during the colder months.
With so many new bars and eateries opening up across the city, it can be hard to keep up with what’s on offer, but we here at Signature’s Liverpool can help you out.
The Old Blind School
With great food, unique fine ales, fantastic wines and a bespoke cocktail menu, the Old Blind School is a superb place to spend time. The restored Grade II* listed building offers an experience for all, whilst keeping in tone with the building’s history. Whether you are dining or starting your night off, this popular Liverpool restaurant boasts generous menus offering something for everyone.
Bask on L shaped couches in front of a roaring fire at Fredrick’s. Whether it is a spot of brunch or a Liverpool Gin signature cocktail you seek, Fredrick’s will not disappoint. This authentic twist on a home setting and bar offers a great pre-theatre outing. Combing fairy lights with a centred fire makes for a quaint setting in the middle of a bustling city.
Alma De Cuba
Situated in the former St Peter’s Catholic church, ‘Alma’ is known for being the first church in Liverpool to be turned into a social venue. The internationally acclaimed, ultra-stylish restaurant and bar stands in the oldest surviving Catholic church in Liverpool, including its original features. Yes, the alter is still intact. Its candlelit setting makes for a great space to enjoy a glass of your favourite alcoholic beverage.
Located in the Cavern Quarter of the city, Bar Signature is no ordinary bar. Offering not only a wide selection of drinks, but packages that cater to your perfect night out, from Sunday night cocktails to champagne packages and anything in-between.
Bar Signature gives you exactly what you want. A cosy drink after work to unwind or a place to let your hair down and have a dance. You also have the option to carry on your night out downstairs in the exclusive Noctua – but you have to be a member to enter.
Filter + Fox
Whether it is drink after work, a cup of coffee and a cake these guys have you covered. You will find locals and their favourite canines stopping here for a drink, spending a winter’s night here is a must.
Hidden in plain sight, The Great Gatsby meets Studio 54 in the heart of Liverpool’s business district. Jenny’s Bar transports you from a fish restaurant to a DJ playing disco, soul and house in a prohibition speakeasy era. You will find people dancing, dating and relaxing here, all without disturbing each other’s ambience.
Cocktail emporium and home of the five-dollar shake, Santa Chupitos, known to Liverpudlians as ‘Santas’, can be found on the corner of what appears to be a quiet street just off one of Liverpool’s main bar areas. This endearing bar is home to not just one but three bars, providing an alternative twist to your evening. Offering original five dollar shakes, adventurous cocktail enthusiasts can sample an Old Fashioned made with duck infused rum, or you can enjoy El Bandito to feed your wild side with a wide range of tequila-based cocktails. There’s no better place to start and end your party.
The Bastion Bar & Restaurant
The Bastion Bar & Restaurant, situated in The Shankly Hotel, provides not only a relaxed atmosphere where you can grab some food and a drink, but a unique opportunity to tour the history of Liverpool Football Club’s most remembered football manager, Bill Shankly. View some of Shankly’s most pride possessions and never seen before memorabilia.The Bastion Bar & Restaurant offers a delicious menu, scrumptious afternoon tea and a varied drink selection, providing the perfect backdrop, day or night.