Three Little Words: Manchester’s Premium Cocktail Bar

If you’re searching for a spot where you can enjoy an hour or an entire evening, Three Little Words, the premium cocktail destination in Manchester, is the perfect place for you.

As one of Manchester’s most unique and independent cocktail bars, Three Little Words is located just seconds away from Deansgate, offering visitors a chance to indulge in the city’s historic Grade-II listed railway arches.

Three Little Words: Manchester's Premium Cocktail Bar

Founded by the masterminds behind Manchester Gin, Three Little Words adjoins The Spirit of Manchester Distillery, providing visitors with a perfect view of the distilling process while enjoying perfectly crafted cocktails.

Whether you prefer imitable classics or a unique concoction from the curated Three Little Words cocktail menu, each drink is made using premium spirits, some of which are crafted in the Distillery next door, to ensure a perfectly balanced and vibrant taste.

Designed with every guest and sip in mind, Three Little Words has something for everyone, thanks to its clever inspiration matrix. This matrix helps you choose your preferred drink based on flavour profiles.

Are you a gin enthusiast? Try Paddington’s Breakfast, a floral and soft drink with ginger, apple, and butterscotch flavours. Looking for something stronger? The Starry Night, an absinthe-based, zesty, and fresh drink, might be a perfect choice.

While sipping on your cocktail, you can also enjoy a range of delectable small plates and snacks from the Three Little Words food menu, which are the perfect pairing to your drink.

Three Little Words: Manchester's Premium Cocktail Bar

About The Spirit of Manchester Distillery

The Spirit of Manchester Distillery is an award-winning producer of alcoholic spirits, including One-Eyed Rebel Spiced Rum, Manchester Spirit Flavoured Botanical Vodka, and Forty-Five Vermouth. Its hero product, Manchester Gin, is an internationally recognised gin and one of the most awarded gins in the UK, selling over 120,000 bottles per year.

Occupying six railway arches under the city’s former train station, the Distillery operates from its state-of-the-art 5,300sq ft distillery, which is capable of producing a million bottles a year.

Owned by co-founders Jen and Seb Heeley-Wiggins, the Distillery also owns Three Little Words, a unique cocktail bar and distillery experience that has recently won bar team of the year at the ‘Top 50 Bars’ UK.

Three Little Words: Manchester's Premium Cocktail Bar

Three Little Words is the ideal spot for anyone looking for a premium cocktail destination in Manchester.


Its unique location, history, and expertly crafted cocktails, combined with its range of delectable small plates and snacks, make it a must-visit for cocktail enthusiasts. Make sure to visit and experience it for yourself!