Food & Drinks


The Manchester Beer & Cider Festival 2019 will offer a choice of well over 700 beers, ciders & perries, all served in a choice of 1/3, 1/2 or full pints as well as a selection of gins from local artisan producers.

Details of all the drinks will be published before the festival begins with each bar having its own page. Check back to see lists as they are added.

There will be two main bars serving from some of the very best breweries in the UK.

The 100 Club Bar will showcase beers from breweries that have perfected their craft over more than 100 years of brewing.

The KegStar bar will feature keg & key-keg beers with a changing range throughout the festival.

The Irish bar has been expanded with twice the range of beers in both cask & keg format from both Northern & the Republic of Ireland.

These will be supplemented by 13 exceptional breweries who will bring their very own brewery bars to the festival. Click here for details.

The cider & perry bar located to the left of the entrance will feature a massive range of traditional ciders & perries.

Our two Bière Sans Frontières bars will feature fine beers imported from around the world. The Germany & Belgium bar will feature all six Oktoberfest beers on draught. The Rest of the World has also woken up to good beer and the Rest Of World bar will feature beers from the Netherlands, Italy, Scandinavia, USA amongst many more.
See our Bière Sans Frontières page for list of international beers.

In between the two BSF bars will be the Bottle & Can Bar with a great choice of both UK and International beers in bottles to drink at the festival or take away.

The bottle & can bar is also where you will find a selection of fruit wines and meadclick here for details.

Finally, to accompany our wide range of drinks, a wide variety of vendors will be on hand providing a range of snacks and food