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The Birdcage Nightclub

Withy Grove, Manchester M4 3AQ, England
+44 845 603 6950
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Fab night

My friend and I go out at least once a year in Manchester, we have been going to Canal street for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom

Had table booked for a party. We didn't have to queue, door staff were very friendly, bar staff not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexandra S
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The Birdcage nightclub is in the heart of Manchester city centre! Part of Manchester Arndale and across from the Printworks, The Birdcage has been home to the most entertaining nights and parties since it opened in November 2006.Each and every Friday and Saturday night, our customers are treated to Vegas style cabaret performed by our in house show team of drag artists, elegant showgirls and sexy male dancers, whilst our resident DJs bring you the best of the 80's, 90's 00’s and now! The Birdcage nightclub is a must do night out for anyone visiting Manchester!However, The Birdcage Manchester is so much more than a nightclub. We are a state of the art venue easily adaptable for most events, from corporate functions to wedding receptions. The Birdcage has successfully hosted events as diverse as fashion shows, bar mitzvahs, poetry readings and concerts featuring international artists. We have a total capacity of 1400 and cabaret style seating area for up to 500. Visuals can be projected onto 3 large screens located on The Birdcage stage and our sound and lights can be designed specifically to meet the needs of your event. When you book your event with The Birdcage, we guarantee you a personalised service that will exceed your expectations.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“dance floor” (25 reviews)
“hen do” (26 reviews)
“spice girls” (11 reviews)
Withy Grove, Manchester M4 3AQ, England
+44 845 603 6950
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Reviewed yesterday

My friend and I go out at least once a year in Manchester, we have been going to Canal street for the past 20 years, however, since the last 2 visits we have seen the places change too much, we decided to search for somewhere...More

Thank donna1981xx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had table booked for a party. We didn't have to queue, door staff were very friendly, bar staff not so friendly. Carpets and floors are horrendous though, you stick to the floor! Drag artists & cabaret are very good but are not on long enough...More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A hen do group booked the VIP lounge out for a Saturday night. Quite expensive considering there aren't any drinks included. The VIP lounge door was locked on arrival but we managed to skip the queue at the front entrance so this wasn't a problem....More

1  Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Went to the bar asked them for ice and they shouted at me. Then I asked for straw and they literally threw it in my face.(not being racist it was the mixed race one, told him I worked across a the road and he said...More

Thank Luke W
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a champagne table birthday treat with my son and his partner. Had a fabulous night , sang until I was hoarse. Acts were brilliant , every 30 mins between songs . The security were brill , they diffused a tense situation with a...More

Thank vietrav
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Club is AMAZING, bar staff know what there doing! Couldn't question anything about the place. Management is very well organised, delt with every complaint.

Thank mollyday1997
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Disgusting place, paid 20 pounds each there was 10 of us, what a waste of money you stick to the floor everywhere, the bar staff our rude the bouncer is vile,rude and aggressive the cabaret itself is dreadful you get one song then they go...More

1  Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The entertainment was fantastic and the music in general was perfect. Unfortunately our visit was made interesting by some of the other guests who felt it appropriate to through tampons and get naked in the booth in front of us. Can't fault the club except...More

Thank LoCo2901
Reviewed 28 May 2017

A great venue for entertainment with little shows in-between dancing. Great variety of music. The shows were very good and funny. One of the members of staff behind the bar could've done with a lesson or two in customer service. He needs to smile and...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Went here for a hen do. Perfect location for a good boogie and some fun entertainment. The carpets are very sticky so keep your shoes on!!

Thank Pudsey378
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14 January 2017|
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Response from pg29 | Reviewed this property |
it was nice in the booth especially if you have a wide age range - there were younger girls from early 20's right up to (i think i was the oldest there) 55 years old. you have your own bar and can enjoy your private party... More
5 November 2016|
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Response from sleepeatexplore | Reviewed this property |
We bought tickets in advance. I'd suggest this is best as it was really busy with hen dos/bday party's etc whilst we were there. You can usually ask to be in s certain place too