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Lock 91

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Wedding Reception

What a venue..... If you are reading this because you are considering Lock91 for your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cosmopolitan560874
30th Birthday Party!

A massive thank you to Alex & staff for making my 30th birthday party so special! Customer service... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Michelle A
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Located in a 19th century lock keepers cottage lovingly restored to its former glory (and then some) Lock 91 is tucked away at the end of Deansgate Locks, up Century Street and is one of Manchester's little gems. As you would expect from a cottage...more
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Lock Keeper's Cottage 9 Century Street, Manchester M3 4QL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here for a rum tasting session yesterday - the session itself was great. Our issue being that the voucher says to arrive at the bar half an hour before the session starts (but the session start time was not stated, it just says to...More

Thank Vickstic
Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Vickstic, Sorry to hear you felt mislead on Saturday concerning bar drinks and the Drinkology Schedule. There is no mention of a free welcome drink/s anywhere on the Groupon ad, or voucher and as the man who served you and your friend, I remember...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a venue..... If you are reading this because you are considering Lock91 for your party/Function....book it, they will not let you down. Held our wedding breakfast and evening reception here and it was absolutely brilliant. The manager was awesome with the planning leading up...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A massive thank you to Alex & staff for making my 30th birthday party so special! Customer service was great, I was able to visit the venue numerous times beforehand to plan decorations etc and I was given advice/recommendations with music/food/entertainment. The room and the...More

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Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Michelle, Thank you for a lovely review, you and your guests we're an absolute delight to host. Happy 30th, we'll hopefully see you son for another celebration.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were originally booked in for a meal at the Artisan & then the Artisan neon loung, who a week before went into administration.......Lock 91 kindly accommodated us and were that good I wish I would have booked them in the first place! Venue is...More

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Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sarah, We're so happy we could help you out of the terrible situation you we're in, it all worked out ok in the end! The Lock 91 family had a wonderful time looking everyone for your husbands birthday. Hopefully we'll see you again soon...More

Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

OMG the Cocktails here are fabulous! We went here on a spur of the moment decision & what a great decision it was! I had about 6 Sundae Funday cocktails which had squirty cream on the top & tasted like strawberry milkshake. I don’t drink...More

Thank Alison M
Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Alison, Glad to hear you've found us! ha Thank you for reviewing our new cocktail menu, it's lovely to hear you enjoyed them. Keep your eyes peeled on our social media as we're launching a small Christmas cocktail menu mid November, and if we...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018

Found this place by accident whilst looking for a place to have a quiet drink before the Comedy Club. The alternative is a very noisy and crowded Cayote Ugly.. Over three levels this bar is a must visit for anyone in the area. We recently...More

Thank Brendan M
Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Brendan, Thank you for such a fantastic and detailed review of our cottage and events space. Next time you're in our neck of the woods, pop your head in and say hello, you might be interested in our Old Fashioned week we've got coming...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018

Lock 91 is am amazing venue. I had my partners Surprise 40th there and it was perfect. Everything ran so smoothly and went to plan. The staff- Andi, Alex and Cherish were absolutely amazing in helping me organise the surprise party. From the second I...More

Thank Aoife K
Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

HI Aoife, What a lovely review, thank you! The Lock 91 family had a great time looking after you, Gary and al your guests. Thank you for choosing Lock 91 to hold Gary's surprise 40th. Andi

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic venue to hire . The staff were very professional & friendly . The facilities & organisation were exactly as agreed. I cannot speak highly enough of them.

Thank marcmS5213GO
Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Marc, Than you for taking the time to leave the Lock 91 family a great review. We're all looking to forward to working with you again next year. Thanks

Reviewed July 23, 2018

Held a friend’s baby shower party here the other Sunday. We’d hired the downstairs lounge and adjoining canal-side terrace - the terrace features a retractable awning, which is perfect for Manchester’s bipolar weather (..the day started with blazing sunshine and ended with torrential rain!) The...More

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Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Hi Suzi, Thank you for your lovely review, we're so happy Harriet's baby shower was such a success, even with the monsoon that hit that day. We wish Harriet and her family all the best for when the bump arrives, if it hasn't already. We...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018

We had our works summer party on July 14th, we had the attic room with around 50 guests. The venue was a perfect size for us and the aircon came in handy on such a warm day. Leading up to the end the organisation was...More

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Andi F, Manager at Lock 91, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Hi Leanne, It's great to hear you and your colleagues had a great time with us, thank you for holding DDW's summer party with us and thank you for leaving such a lovely review. Hopefully see you back for your Christmas party.

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asallyanne
January 5, 2017|
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Response from Andi F | Property representative |
Hi asallyanne, Sorry for the extremely delayed response, I was unaware this part of tripadvisor existed. We do indeed allow children into the venue but only if you have a private room hired. If you would like any further... More
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Jac128
December 6, 2016|
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