Rain Bar | Private hire in Manchester
Celebrate with us at Rain Bar


A great venue for parties overlooking the Manchester Ship Canal in the coolest part of Manchester.

Located on Great Bridgewater Street, Rain Bar is sat in the most up and coming part of Manchester City Centre. With two function rooms overlooking the Bridgewater Canal, our spaces are perfect for a summer do or wedding party. We offer the ideal locations for you to host a live band, salsa classes and even wedding receptions. Our experienced team are on hand to help you plan your perfect party.

First Floor Event Space

Exclusive first floor space with a private bar and outdoor terrace area overlooking the Manchester canal. The ideal city centre location to host your wedding reception, big birthday or corporate event. With music systems for DJs and live bands, food and drinks packages tailored for you and a team dedicated to your event.

Seated: 70
Standing: 110

  • Wifi
  • Tv
  • Private bar
  • Outdoor space
  • Music

Perfect for:

  • Weddings
  • Birthdays
  • Launch parties
  • Baby Showers
  • Corporate events

The Boardroom

Looking for something more formal? The boardroom situated on the 2nd floor is perfect for meetings, private dining and can be converted into the ideal wedding breakfast venue. Rain Bar is licensed for ceremonies and we can host your wedding ceremony and reception over our first or second floor event spaces.

Seated: 45
Standing: 50

  • WiFi

Perfect for:

  • Meetings
  • Presentations
  • Birthdays
  • Private dining
  • Weddings

Opening Times

Mon – Thurs 12pm -11pm

Fri – Sat 12pm-12am

Sun 12-8pm

Food Service Hours

Mon-Sat 12 – 8.30pm

Sun 12 -7pm