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. But where should all the students in Brighton be flocking to? 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.
Last updated on 7th September 2017
Despite its fancy looks and state of the art sound system, Bau Wow is an affordable and friendly bar and club. As well as a hot DJ line-up, the spot also caters for private parties and even runs cocktail masterclasses.
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.
Don't tell us you Brighton students aren't seriously spoilt. Not only do you live in one of the most fun cities in the country, but also you get to enjoy pubs, such as The Hare and Hounds, that offer unreal student drink prices. Whip out your student card for reduced prices on cider, spirits and beers.
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.
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.
With 3 different rooms of music, a VIP area that you can buy your way into and a bar stocked with all your favourite drinks, Przym was always going to feature on our list of the best student nights out in Brighton. The masterminds behind this bar frequently invite some of Brighton's brightest DJs down to play everyone's favourite dance, hip hop and house tracks.
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.
Student nights in Brighton just took on a whole new level of rowdy at fun time party club, Shooshh. There's certainly no quiet to be found at this Brighton club where belter tunes and brilliant drinks deals unite. Whether you're decked out in one of their mezzanine VIP areas or throwing shapes down on the dancefloor, Tuesdays at Shooshh are 'a go hard or go home' kind of deal.
Can you really call yourself a student if you haven't spent at least one night get rowdy in our favourite seaside boozer, The Globe. As well as a whole host of events from cinema nights to pub quizzes, the pub hosts the legendary Skint Wednesdays. Take your student card along for an evening of £2 pints and tequila shots for £1.85 - goodbye Thursday morning lecture.
It's CocoLoco at Coalition on Wednesday and it's bound to get rowdy. With nearly 1000 people through the door early every week, you're bound to spot a face you already know or three that you'd like to meet. Whilst resident DJs will be spinning the very best in dancehall, commercial and club hits, you're sure to be supping on a selection of pocket friendly tipples from as little as £1.60.
Fancy the finer things in life when it comes to the cocktails but don't fancy paying through the teeth for a bit of whipped cream in your drink? Enter the Twisted Lemon. Popular with student societies, this hidden retreat in the heart of The Lanes promises to treat your bank account with the respect it deserves as happy hours on cocktails at the Twisted Lemon last for an oh so reasonable 9 hours. We repeat, 9 HOURS!