Brighton is home to two prominent universities and undoubtedly offers the best of students’ nights. It has pubs, nightclubs, live music venues, literally everything for everyone’s taste. We have put together some of the best places to have a great night. Check out these recommendations.
31 York Pl, Brighton. BN1 4GU
This pub is crowded with students all- year-round. And for the right reasons. It is an ideal to-go place for cheap drinks (£2 student card deals) and great fun. It also serves tequilas at 99p and has other great deals on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The pub has an extensive beer garden, the food is fantastic, and it is all the more fun when you go in big groups as it can accommodate a large group at one time.
60-61 London Rd, Brighton BN1 4JE, United Kingdom
This bar is a place where you can enjoy arcade games, board games, and also escape rooms, all with cheap food and drinks. It is an animal-friendly place, and you can also take your family out here. The bar boasts of a fantastic craft beer selection as well.
77 West St, Brighton BN1 2RA, United Kingdom
Revolution is known to host the best fun-filled parties. You can let loose on the dance- floor, eat till your stomach explodes and get drunk, and party hard. It is also super budget-friendly, which is why it is the hotspot for students in Brighton. They also have great drinking deals such 2 for the price of 1 everyday post 5 pm.
10 Marine Parade, Brighton BN2 1TL
Patterns is known for its excellent audio system and is a treasure to Brighton’s night circuit. They also offer Donuts every Tuesday and cheap drinks all days of the week. Their entry is also at a very minimal price of £3. Their events list is published on the website, so you can keep a tab on the best Patterns has to offer. They have tickets for all your favourite artists, the best live music gigs, and DJs. They also support independent artists and their gigs.
286A Madeira Dr, Brighton BN2 1EN, United Kingdom
Concorde 2 has hosted so many music gigs, it’s hard to keep count. It brings the best of the music there is to Brighton. You can literally enjoy almost every genre of music here. It is a friendly and spacious one and has excellent food and drinks as well.
8 Marine Parade, Brighton, BN2 1TA
Charles Street Tap bar is located very close to the beach. And it is one of the best and busiest gay bars you’ll find in town. The crowd is trendy and has a wonderful selection of drinks.
52-53 London Rd, Brighton BN1 4JX
New Unity is perfect for students since it offers great discounts on NUS cards. They have everything, from live music to DJs, sports screening, and also hosts pop-up events. They also have happy hours on Thursday and Friday from 4 pm to 8 pm.
5-7 Marine Parade, Brighton, BN2 1TA
Revenge is the most famous gay bar in Brighton. It is really close to the iconic Brighton Pier and is known for cheap drinks, great music, and amazing food. They also transform the street into an all-day DJ stage during the Brighton annual gay pride. And they also host guests from RuPaul’s Drag Race.
5 Castle Square, Brighton, BN1 1EG
Be At One has great deals on cocktails on Wednesdays. Their happy hours start from 4 pm and are till 8 pm, all days. They also offer deals on food and drinks, especially their tequila-filled margarita and delicious Long Island Ice Teas.
2 Preston Road, Brighton, BN1 4QF
The Joker is a favourite since it offers 15 percent student discount all year round (with a valid student ID). On Mondays, they even have 2 for 1 Proseccos. Also, in 2017 they were declared winners of the Best Pub Grub, which is a testimony to the fact that they have great food as well. Must try in The Joker is hot wings or NY-style Burger. This is a great place for food, drinks, and music.