Student Bars in Brighton

You may have tighter purse strings than most and a mountain of dissertation-despair sitting on your shoulders, but you Brighton students sure know how to kick back and relax when it comes to tipples in the city.  From cocktail bars with cracking drink deals to laid-back boozers with fun on their mind, check out our recommendations for some of the best student bars in Brighton and brush your lecture woes away with a selection of easy-going nights out.

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Be At One Brighton

317 user reviews 5

The name Be At One is legendary in some of Britain's biggest nightlife circles. As a cocktail bar with a drinks list capable of rivalling any, the venue's talented bartenders have been busy trying new things, mixing together weird ingredients and creating some of the most inventive concoctions in town. Best of all, the happy hour deal makes it perfect for any student night out in Brighton. 2-4-1 cocktails, don't mind if we do.


4 user reviews 5

£5 cocktails from 5pm-9pm every Friday & Saturday!

On Thursday nights, Patterns is inundated with students looking to start the weekend early. Playing everything from Electro to Garage, the resident DJs and guest producers play a great selection of tunes to get Brighton's student population moving and shaking with electric energy. Blow off some post-lecture steam and enjoy everything this student bar in Brighton has to offer.

Revolution Brighton

8 user reviews 4

Heralded for their fun-filled party nights, you'll no doubt make Revolution a regular on your student themed stomps around Brighton city. Not only the place to dance and let a little loose after a dull week of mind numbing lectures (stay in school kids), Revolution promises to spare your bank account the despair with a selection of cracking drinks deals including 2-4-1 on cocktails from 5 PM. 

Walkabout Brighton

3 user reviews 5


Walkabout has never shied away from hosting huge parties and consistently offers Brighton's thousands of students a laid back space where they can dance the night away. Armed with a few enticing drinks deals and all your favourite shots behind the bars, this seafront venue is going to be buzzing come September and Freshers Week.