Half price food, free live music, late night DJs and a Valentine's gin and jazz night...The Pen and Pencil is here to get your 2018 rolling.
from 50% off food all day on Mondays when you pre-book to the All-inclusive Free-flow Bottomless Brunch, on the last Saturday of every month, 10am and 1pm.
Monday to Friday until the end of January if you book in advance by emailing
Half price, all of it, even the pork crackling.
Worked up a thirst? Step inside...
Every Tuesday from 7.30pm
Hosted by Quizimodo's John Stansfield, this is four rounds of fast, funny questions including film and TV, general knowledge, music, and a 'wildcard' round. It's £1 entry. Winner takes all. And there's a round of beers for the best team name.
Last Saturday of the month, 10am-1pm
Get a table at our all-inclusive, free-flow brunch – held every last Saturday of the month. Choose from our special brunch menu, featuring classic dishes such as American-style pancakes with maple syrup, bacon and pecans. Have as many drinks and as much food as you like (one drink and dish per person at any one time). It's £40 per person. To reserve a table email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advance booking is required.
Every Friday and Saturday night we bring you a cherry-picked selection of some of the best DJs in Manchester, playing electro, soul, funk and disco. Free entry. Here's the line-up:
Friday 2nd Feb: DJ Paulette
Saturday 3rd Feb: Sam Flanagan
Friday 9th Feb: David Dunne
Saturday 10th Feb: Gareth James
Friday 16th Feb: Marco Giannini - Synth-pop night
Saturday 17th Feb: Sam Flanagan
Friday 23rd Feb: Joey T
Saturday 25th Feb: MELVO BAPTISTE & Tom Malam
Get ready for a night of SYNTH-POP with Marco Giannini on Friday 16th Feb!
Featuring music from:
M83/ Depeche Mode/ Erasure/ Robyn/ The Human League/ La Roux/ Kraftwerk/ The Knife/ Chromatics/ Yellow & more.
We’re extremely excited to be welcoming back
MELVO BAPTISTE (Glitterbox)
on Saturday 24th Feb!
Support from Tom Malam
In 2017, Melvo was invited to present Glitterbox radio show which is now syndicated on over 40 stations globally and regularly frequents iTunes UK’s #1 sot for podcasts, becoming the ‘voice’ of Glitterbox.
It’s going to be another epic night of Soul, Funk & Disco from across the decades and it’s completely FREE.
Every Wednesday from 8pm
Starting 31 January, we'll have live music every Wednesday night. We've got some amazing artists coming up covering blues, jazz, folk, indie and funk. There'll be food and drink offers. And it's always free in. Check out the line-up below:
Wednesday 31 January, 8pm
First up is our favourite electric blues duo, Walklate and Fuschi. Featuring Mat Walklate on harmonica and vocals and Paolo Fuschi on guitar and vocals, they'll be knocking out classics from Bob Marley, Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, Johnny Cash and more. Free entry. And there's Four Roses bourbon deals all night.
Wednesday 21 February from 8pm
Wednesday 28 February from 8pm
Wednesday 7 March from 8pm
+ Sipsmith Gin deals all night
Wednesday 14 March from 8pm
Wednesday 21 March from 8pm
+ Four Roses bourbon deals all night
Wednesday 28 March from 8pm
Thursday 1 March. Thursday 29 March. Thursday 3 May.
Night starts at 7pm.