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Monk Cocktail Bar

8 Cavendish Circus, Buxton SK17 6AT, England
+44 1298 24255
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Great bar and friendly staff

Went into the bar not knowing what to drink. Nathan the lovely barman took the time to find out... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sued1232017
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Walsall, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing!

Came away with my boyfriend and saw this place was highly recommended. Had an amazing couple of... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Georgia D
via mobile
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
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“great cocktails” (12 reviews)
“bar staff” (7 reviews)
“little gem” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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8 Cavendish Circus, Buxton SK17 6AT, England
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+44 1298 24255
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"lovely place"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went into the bar not knowing what to drink. Nathan the lovely barman took the time to find out what I liked then made me a cocktail which was gorgeous. Went out of his way to make sure we enjoyed our time there. Will be...More

1  Thank sued1232017
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Came away with my boyfriend and saw this place was highly recommended. Had an amazing couple of nights and all the staff were amazingly friendly and talented. We tried several different cocktails and was both mesmerised with how much goes into just one drink! Would...More

Thank Georgia D
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Nicest Bellini I ever tasted. Great atmosphere, ambient tunes. Would strongly recommend visiting here.

Thank Noo W
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

This unusual cocktail bar also does beers and spirits. It is unbelievably cool and trendy but at aged 59 I didn't feel at all out of place, instead I felt transported back to 1977 to trendy little wine bars that I used to frequent!! The...More

1  Thank julieanddavidmccoy
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We were recommended to come here as they had an extensive choice of gins. The quirky little place did not disappoint. We had a lovely pre NYE drinks evening early doors. The staff were very friendly and talked to us about some of the different...More

Thank Sarah H
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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Chanced on this bar by accident but what a find! Bags of character, fantastic drinks list, bar tenders very helpful and knowledgeable on their gins and i left my drink choices to their recommendations- wasn't disappointed at all - fabulous place!!!

Thank Emma K
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Currently in Buxton for a weekend break with friends and just happened to stumble across this venue. Small, but that doesn't affect the impact of the staff attention to clients, cocktail & spirit selection and on our visit a GREAT live band. This is a...More

Thank Mr B
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Best Bloody Mary I've had in a very long time. Great interior. Lovely mixologist. A favourite destination for a reason.

Thank Pip_n_Chelle
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went with family, it is a small place don't think you would get more than thirty people in their. Loads of choices for cocktail. Was!t that impressed with mind small glass. But sure other people would enjoy there range of cocktails'. Staff were polite!!.

Thank WestMidlandsSamantha
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Very quirky little cocktail bar. A lot of choice from menu and also a good choice of beers of cocktails aren't for you. Yes there isn't alot of seating options inside when it's busy but we made use of the out side seating area. Overall...More

Thank Matt P
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Roy D
2 March 2015|
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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.
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