at 39-41 Richmond Street, Manchester, M1 United Kingdom

Vanilla the UK's leading Lesbian Bar!

39-41 Richmond Street
Manchester M1
United Kingdom
Contact Phone
P: 01616376258


Described as "the lesbian mecca of the north", Vanilla is a lively women's den situated in the heart of Manchester's gay village. Since opening in 1998, Vanilla has won many awards for its total dedication and commitment to the lesbian scene, not only in Manchester but throughout the UK. This culminated in winning the coveted title Best Bar in the UK on may occasions @ the DIVA awards, Europe's leading lesbian magazine. Vanilla has welcomed nearly one million women through its doors since opening and thousands have become lovers and friends. Vanilla's aim is to always provide our clientele with a range of new and exciting events. Our website offers you a preview of parties, special events and drinks promotions, etc. If you want to know what's happening on a specific date please email our team At Vanilla, you know you're in safe hands and can relax, be yourself and party at our infamous lesbian events. Our DJ's provide a full spectrum of music throughout the week. Come to vanilla and enjoy a myriad of events appealing to a wide range of women and their friends. Men always have been and always will be welcome. Vanilla is truly the place to be seen!

Opening time

  • Wednesdays: 19:00- 02:00
  • Thursdays: 19:00- 02:00
  • Fridays: 17:00- 04:00
  • Saturdays: 16:00- 04:00
  • Sundays: 19:00- 02:00


Services Vanilla provides

Company Rating

10732 Facebook users were in Vanilla. It's a 62 position in Popularity Rating for companies in Bar category in Manchester

2713 FB users likes Vanilla, set it to 67 position in Likes Rating for Manchester in Bar category

WE ARE FOLLOWING BLIND DATE (THE BEST NIGHT OF 2015 SO FAR) WITH MR & MRS! WE NEED YOU! COUPLES! BEST FRIENDS! Do you know your other half or BFF inside out? Think you could go against other couples/BFF to flaunt your expert knowledge of each other and WIN?! Email to take part! We need 4-6 sets of lovers, partners, best friends or even siblings to battle it out and claim the prize of MR & MRS/ MR & MR/ MRS & MRS! WE WILL ALSO BE KICKING THE NIGHT OFF WITH A GAME OF BINGO. MINT Mint music, drinks promos and spot prizes/cash going all night. £2 ON THE DOOR CONTESTANTS GET IN FOR FREE You'd be a slag to miss it.

Published on 2015-09-29 11:28:11 GMT

SK NEWS : On Friday 11th December, my little bar celebrates its 17th birthday, i can’t quite believe it 😊 Vanilla has undoubtedly changed the face of lesbian clubbing in the UK , and continues to evolve, always pushing the scene forward never backwards! Enjoy BOGOF all night long, super deep house from Screw the DJ and DJ Furey LUSH. This years theme is black tie, dress to impress glitz glam and all things sparkly! massive thanks for all your continued support LOVE SK xx