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Monk Cocktail Bar

8 Cavendish Circus, Buxton SK17 6AT, England
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Great atmosphere and even better cocktails made to order and the guy behind the bar on our visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mike W
via mobile

Had some cocktails here Saturday evening and it's a nice little find.The barman a good laugh and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Michael D
Stockport, United Kingdom
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8 Cavendish Circus, Buxton SK17 6AT, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and even better cocktails made to order and the guy behind the bar on our visit made cocktails to our suitability after we told them what we wanted ! Highly recommended

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Had some cocktails here Saturday evening and it's a nice little find.The barman a good laugh and certainly know there stuff.Downstairs is a bit dark and seedy but adds to the character of the place...will be returning and thanks.....

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 August 2017

not a happy hour,not every cocktail available .the ones that were .[not nice] .this bar was recommended as a fun packed bar ,but it was empty .More

Thank Susan C
Manacháin M, Owner at Monk Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Hi Susan, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Clearly your experience did not live up to your expectations or the standards we try to set ourselves, and we're very sorry for that. As we make all our cocktails with home...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a drink after dinner, excellent service and the staff go above and beyond to create great cocktails. The live music was very good, giving the bar a great vibe.

2  Thank Guy B
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great cocktails, relaxed atmosphere. Great place to chill out in the evening. Wines and craft beers also on the menu.

2  Thank anthony f
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

The bar is very rustic and has a good variety of drinks ranging from beers to a huge range of cocktails, fit for everyone. The bar also has an unusual but interesting decor. There is also an option to sit outside on a warm day....More

3  Thank 70622Kay
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

I don't want a Pornstar cocktails for lunch ...said no one ever! Old fashioned for our old fella, sat in the garden in the sun by the river derwent. Staff friendly as ever and very knowledgable about his cocktails ....nice 🍸

2  Thank misscelliott
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good beer, great cocktails, nice atmosphere, convenient to various eateries, recommended - best bar in Buxton ?

1  Thank B6464FEandrewh
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Saturday night after a couple of local people recommended it. Good selection of whiskeys, gins & cocktails. Some of our group had the smoked whiskey which arrives an a decanter and is smoked- looks great for something a bit different. Fairly...More

1  Thank Gemma_0001
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Cocktails are well priced and many great cocktails that I had previously not heard of were on offer. The bar staff are very friendly and knowledgeable and as well as the usual cocktails they will put together anything you fancy and can advise on drinks...More

2  Thank Alan A
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Roy D
1 March 2015|
Response from Manacháin M | Property representative |
Hi Roy, Our opening hours are as follows: Monday: Closed Tuesday - Thursday & Sunday: 3PM till Midnight Friday & Saturday: 3PM till 2AM Hope to see you in March.