Make December an Odd event

There's plenty of festive events and fun on at Odd bar this Christmas as the Manchester kingpin continues to show the Northern Quarter how it is done.

By Matthew Tyas | Last updated 27 November 2013

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Make Odd bar your first port of call this Christmas as the Manchester kingpin continues to show the Northern Quarter how it is done; providing the ultimate setting for fun and festive party times, where people can enjoy a good drink, good music and have a jolly good time.


With popular nights including live music with Shut The Far Cupboard & Spoonful; a superb weekend line up featuring the best DJs around, over 2 floors (and it’s free entry!); the legendary Quizimodo plus a few upcoming surprises; December has a more than a few oddities in store to remind you exactly why Odd Bar continues to be Manchester’s favourite.

Christmas Menu – available from 25th November
Don your best Christmas jumper, grab your mates/colleagues/family/companions and bring your party along to the Odd Christmas feast; a fuss-free array of celebratory nibbles and bites to share including mini turkey burgers with cranberry, Xmas dogs and a selection of other treats. There are vegetarian and vegan options available so that you and your group can just get on and enjoy yourselves. Email for details of the menu and to check availability.

Whether the party is for 2 or 200 people, Odd can accommodate you either upstairs or downstairs right in the middle of the Northern Quarter, or alternatively if you want to bring the entire neighbourhood along then larger bookings can be taken at late night venue Odder, on Oxford Road. The party venue is famed for serving delicious nosh during daylight hours and putting on some of Manchester’s biggest and brash nights out. For more information and to make a booking email


Quippapotomus, Comedy Night – Tuesday 3rd December
On the first Tuesday of the month, Odd presents its third and final free Comedy night for 2013- and it’s sure to be a good ‘un. Live and direct, comedians will get in your face, sit on your lap, split your sides and generally create enough ‘myrrh’ to power a large reindeer-driven sleigh.

Keep an eye out for confirmed acts that will be appearing on the night. There will be plentiful booze on offer to loosen you up so that you wobble your belly like a bowlful of jelly.

Tuesday 3rd December, 8pm
Price – Free

Rum & Chocolate Tasting Event – Monday 9th December
Could this possibly the greatest combination on earth? Join Odd for an evening of indulgence as David Relph introduces a selection of the finest Atlantico rum from the Dominican Republic, matched with delectable hand crafted chocolate by Cocoa Cabana, who will talk through how and why the flavours work together. Educational as well as delicious, there is nothing not to like about this event!

Guests will receive a drink on arrival and be able to experience each of the rums plus enjoy a delicious assiete of chocolate based dishes infused with each spirit.

Learn about the origins of the rum and explore how the unique flavours can be depicted by each chocolate for a taste sensation!

Places are limited to this gourmet event so to reserve your place buy a ticket from the bar in advance for this sumptuous evening.

Monday 9th December, 7pm
Price – £12

For all the latest festive updates at Odd join the Facebook page: Facebook/OddBarManchester or for enquiries and reservations email or telephone 0161 833 0070.