Matt and Phred’s, situated in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, welcomes a diverse array of both up-and-coming and well-established Jazz artists to its stage, for you to enjoy for FREE Mon-Thurs. It’s hardly expensive at the weekend either, at just £5 on the door.
I’m not ashamed to admit that it’s my go-to location whenever I have people to visit me in Manchester – it’s a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. You never know quite what you’re going to get and every visit is distinctly unique – particularly the most recent Swedish reggae band my friends and I were treated to. It’s the perfect precursor to a night in the Northern Quarter, getting you in the mood for a boogie on the town (or alternatively, with music finishing at around 11-12pm it’s ideal for a sophisticated weekday evening treat).
Booking a table is highly recommended, as in classic jazz club style, the room is quite long and thin and you don’t want to miss the party at the front!
64 Tib Street
OFFICE 0161 273 5495
CLUB 0161 831 7002