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Night life

How would you rate your university towns night life?
Night life
9.3 / 10

(based on ratings in 2016)


"There are many clubs, pubs and other activities in the city. There are student discounts and great deals for students on various nights and alternative activities such as comedy and bowling etc."
"There is obviously a huge amount of choice in Newcastle as well as a variety of clubs. The city has many independent pubs and bars eg Bar Loco, the Tyne Bar, The Cluny and the Bridge Tavern."
"There are a lot of pubs and bars that you can go to and relieve the stress from your studies."
"Events are held every night in the city centre and attract a lot of students. It's always lively."
"There's a great mix of pubs, restaurants, bars and clubs that cater to everything you'd want."
"Newcastle is called the party centre for a reason! The clubs are open every day of the week and there are good drinks deals on weekdays. Apart from that, there is a nice cinema that's fairly cheap at the top of a restaurant complex. There are plenty of pubs around and loads of really nice restaurants."
"There are many clubs, events and bars. There's something for everyone! We can get very cheap drinks and it's a safe place for nights out."
"The nightlife is great. There are lots of bars and clubs as well as great student discounts and lots of theme nights, so bring your fancy dress. The city has other options including the cinema, snooker, theatres and restaurants."


"Loads of bars and clubs. Shopping centres, cinemas and loads of restaurants as well as gyms and swimming pools."
"Loads of places to go out, eat and drink. Loads of different clubs. All the normal things like cinema and bowling too!"
"Plenty of clubs and bars and restaurants. Cinema, comedy clubs etc if you are looking for something different and not just a session."
"Loads of nightclubs with different music. Angel of the North. The beach. Tyne bridge. Go Ape/paintballing/go-karting. Concerts."
"It's Newcastle, there are plenty of places to drink! Of course you are also close to Tynemouth and Whitley Bay if you fancy a day at the beach and close to the national park and Hadrian's Wall of you want to go walking. There's quayside and the Angel too, there's always something going on!"
"Newcastle has an exceptionally buzzing night life. There is definitely something for everyone and it's very affordable."
"Some amazing places, but also can be a bit of a Hell-hole with lots of 'Geordie Shore' types. You have to know where to go."
"A variety of shops and restaurants. Historical places to see on the quayside. There are a lot of good bars and clubs with all genres of music."
"Loads of bars/restaurants and clubs to choose from as well as the theatre, cinema and bowling on your doorstep."
"A lot of bars. Pubs are also available if one prefers a quieter atmosphere and isn't aiming to get completely drunk."

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