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The original Black Dog Ballroom, we’re still proud to be here in the heart of Manchester’s Northern Quarter underneath the iconic Affleck’s Palace. Our New York Style late-night speakeasy bar and restaurant is the perfect place for after work drinks.

Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Tasting Session- Wednesday 29th April

This month we’ve been whisky-ing things up in Manchester with a special series of spirit tasting sessions in the private ballroom. We’ve tried bourbon, we’ve learnt all about scotch and now it’s time to carry on your whiskey education with a Jack Daniel’s tasting night on Wednesday 29 April at 8pm. Join us to find out […]

TEASER ALERT: Scotch Whisky Tasting TONIGHT

We’re getting excited for our whisky tasting session tonight! Guests will be able to try three of our favourite scotch whisky cocktails: the Rob Roy, the Rusty Nail and the classic Blood and Sand.  As a little teaser for the big event we thought we’d give you a sneak-peak into our cocktail cabinet; we’ve written […]

Late Night Pizza Til 1am!

If you like the taste of our splendid sourdough pizzas and feel like a midnight snack next time you’re around at Black Dog Ballroom why not pick up a pizza! Choose one of the classics like Pepperoni or Margarita or why not sample one of our own concoctions? These include the Beanie Weanie with  pork […]

Black Dog Tasting Session – Scotch Whisky, Weds 22 April

            Scotch – is it an eggy/meaty delight, a type of tape or the drink that guy in the corner of the pub drinks? Hot on the heels of teaching you everything about Bourbon, we’ve got another tasting night lined up – this time we’re talking all things Scotch Whisky […]

Sales person looking for a new challenge?

We’re on the hunt for an experienced outbound sales co-ordinator – is that you? You’ll join our existing sales and events team with the main KPI of driving pre-booked revenue through a variety of outbound activities across all of our brands including Dog Bowl, Cane & Grain, The Liars Club and Black Dog Ballroom. We’re looking for someone […]

St Patrick’s Day at NQ

St Patrick’s Day isn’t just for the Irish. Head down to Black Dog Ballroom NWS today where we have some special offers inspired by the Emerald Isle. Come and join us for an Irish breakfast with a pint of Guinness for only a tenner! Or if you really want to embrace the Irish spirit come try […]

Tasting Sessions in the Ballroom – Bourbon

We’re back with the ever popular tasting sessions in our private member’s Ballroom this month.   The weather’s still pretty rubbish so to warm you up we’ve whisky reps from Makers Mark and Jim Beam popping by to give us the lowdown on all things bourbon. Bourbon not for you?  Never fear we’ll be exploring rum, gin, […]


We all know Tuesday is the worst day EVER! So make Bluesday …TWOSDAY. All day at Black Dog Ballroom New Wakefield Street and Northern Quarter our standard 12” pizzas are all buy one get one absolutely free. So prepare yourself for hump day in perfect fashion and save half your cash or just eat twice […]

Six Nations Rugby

Are you ready for a ruck? At Black Dog Ballroom NWS every game of rugby’s ‘greatest championship’  will be screened so you won’t miss a moment, not even if you try. Every Six Nations match will be shown on our huge projector screen up on the terrace and you can book an area or even […]

50% off Mondays

Each and every Monday here at Black Dog Ballroom we offer you lot the chance to try our New York Style menu for 50% off. So that means from breakfast through to dinner you can try one of our new recipe 12″ pizzas for as little as £3 or a Hot Dog with a choice […]