Sports Bars

The Commonwealth Bar

Be amongst fans, friends and family. Sold on a seasonal basis only.

Executive padded seating along the half-way line
Selection of premium bar food and drink to purchase
Relaxed and comfortable surroundings
Complimentary matchday programme and VIP parking

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There’s a captivating and passionate atmosphere in this classic sports bar. Named after the Commonwealth Games, hosted at the stadium in 2002, it makes for a superb setting for getting together with friends and sharing the matchday experience. The Commonwealth Bar is the perfect blend of hospitality and watching world-class football from great seats on the half-way line.


Matchday schedule based on a 15:00 kick-off


Hospitality opens

Arrive and enter via East Stand, where hostesses will greet you.

Cash bar available to purchase premium food & drinks.


Kick off


Half time

Cash bar available to purchase premium food & drinks.

Complimentary tea & coffee available.


Second half


Full time

Cash bar available.


Hospitality closes


Sample menu



Rusholme-inspired veggie curry
Fried chicken and coleslaw
Griddled British beef burger
Manchester BLT sandwich
Chilli dog
Skinny fries
Crunchy green salad
Cumbrian Catherine wheel sausage
Pulled-pork shoulder & crunchy crackling
Sweet treats including muffins & brownies