Looking for the best shuffleboard spots in Manchester? You’re in the right place with our ultimate guide to where to play shuffleboard in Manchester, featuring six of the city’s most happenin’ hotspots.
First up, and winning the prize for our favourite venue name is Pong & Puck at the Great Northern Warehouse in the city centre. This place unleashes some old school fun featuring gaming tables, including two SHUFL 14 footers, bookable pods, carefully curated cocktails, and sounds of the ’80s, ’90s and ’00s. From beer pong and prosecco pong to shuffleboard and table tennis, there’s plenty to keep you entertained, as well as live DJs every Friday and Saturday night.
Next, located in the heart of Manchester, BOX Deansgate is a game-changing high-quality sports bar to eat, drink, view, play and party. They’ve got a jam-packed schedule of events and two 20-foot shuffleboard tables waiting for you to puck off and play your best shuffleboard game! Consider yourself a bit of a brainbox? Every Monday, there’s the Big Box Quiz or if singing and dancing are more your thing, then every Friday, Saturday and Sunday there’s a live band and bandeoke, the ultimate sing along with a band as your backing track!
Staying in Deansgate, ten-pin bowling specialist Lane 7, 235 Deansgate is home to two SHUFL Bank Shots, our compact7ft table of two halves that is all about the angle of the slide and the rebound. As well as shuffleboard, their ten-pin bowling-led competitive socialising offer brings together a first-class dining and bar experience, with Karaoke, shooting pods, beer pong, pool and ping-pong.
In Deansgate, you really are spoilt for choice when it comes to places to play shuffleboard and Roxy Ballroom, 76-78 Deansgate is not to be missed. The ultimate 21st Century games emporium experience, it features two of our finest 18ft tournament standard shuffleboard tables. Players can ‘sip and slide’ with one of their game-themed signature cocktails, then celebrate with a champion’s feast sharer of classic pizza slices, BBQ chicken wings, mac & cheese bites, fried onion rings, garlic bread and fully loaded fries.
Our SHUFL tables are in great company with a vast 18-hole mini golf course, beer pong, pool tables, ice free curling and Olympic standard ping pong tables, making it perhaps the most comprehensive social gaming offer in the UK. You can also do the SHUFL on two more of our 18 footers at their sister venue at the Arndale in Withy Grove. Here you’ll also discover crazy pool and ten-pin bowling.
Finally, this one’s for the beer lovers: The Gas Works Brew Bar is built on the site of the old Gaythorn Gas Works and is part of the recently developed First Street. From the Manchester-based team behind The Dockyard pubs, Gas Works draws on its industrial heritage with a modern twist. Its crown jewel is the in-house brewery. On full display for all to see, visitors can see beer crafted by hand and served direct from tank to tap. Pick your pint from a vast selection of guest and home-brewed beers, pucker up and get SHUFL’in on two of our largest Grand Champion 22ft tables.
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