Police are asking for witnesses to come forward after an assault in Whispers Bar in the Hilton Hotel in Douglas.
The incident happened at around 2.40am on Saturday morning as a 41 year-old man stood at the bar with a friend.
He received facial injuries in the attack and officers say they’d like to hear from anyone in the bar, particularly a middle aged man wearing a blue shirt and dark trousers.
Officers are stressing they don’t believe it was a random assault and there’s no immediate cause for concern amongst the public.
If you have any information, you can contact police headquarters on 631212.