Ultimate Student Guide to Liverpool

By on March 3rd, 2022


Liverpool is known for its great nightlife and fun atmosphere which makes it easy to create the best student guide for you. With help from our lovely halls team at The Arch and The Electra:  Daisy, Liam and Sophie have put together their favourite places for you to visit.

Black Lodge Brewery

The Black Lodge Brewery is relatively easy to locate, in the famous Baltic Triangle area which is an area teeming with fantastic pubs, bars and restaurants. It’s the perfect place to visit as the spring weather starts to approach and even better for beer lover with over 11 beers on draft.

The Bagelry

Fancy a great lunch but don’t want to walk far? Then The Bagelry is the perfect place for you. Just a minutes’ walk into Chinatown from The Arch is this lovely independent bakery and café with the best bagels in the city, it’s a must try!

The Merchant

Undeniably one of the most cool and casual places to drink in Liverpool, The Merchant is tavern meets party palace thanks to DJs, the beer garden and burgers.

While most weekends are tended to by a roster of DJs at The Merchant, it’s the consistently reliable food and drink that keeps people heading back for more.

Hot Water Comedy Club

Liverpool’s number 1 comedy club, the very best in live comedy with the finest comedians from the UK and beyond. Live Comedy 7 Nights A Week Across 2 Venues in Liverpool. They even offer free tickets on Wednesdays and Thursdays!

Baltic Market

Liverpool’s First Street Food Market the Baltic Market is place for fussy friends and picky palates, zealous vegans and juicy meat lovers, the gluten free and the never full. Home of halloumi fries, frozen gin slush and bubble waffles. Gyros and wood-fired pizzas. A place for everyone and everything.

Go Karting

Fancy a fun day out with your flat mates? Visit Team Sport as a great way to spend your day and let your competitive side out! They even offer 10% off for students so don’t forget to show your Student Beans account.

Love & Rocket

Take a trip out the city centre and visit Lark Lane right next to Sefton Park and stop by Love & Rocket it’s a great hang-out spot for students. With a great music quiz on a Monday, reasonably priced drinks, food and also promises to show every single Liverpool and Everton game too. What more could you want?

Pins Social Club

Pins Social Club is Injecting Liverpool’s up-and-coming Duke Street with a fun and immersive experience, PINS is revolutionising your night out. From bowling lanes to shuffleboard, they have got it.

Quirky Quarter

Silly spaces and upside-down places, a medley of puzzling challenges and brain-teasing workouts, oddball photo opportunities and interactive encounters. Even better it is underneath The Arch so there is no excuse not to visit. Full of emporium of experiences of things that make you go Wow! A place of enigma and curious


 Down the Hatch

Just a 3 minute from The Arch is Down the Hatch an independent family run restaurant that specializes in a full menu of Vegan Junk food serving dirty burgers, loaded hotdogs, sharers and small plates.

Let us know when you visit these places and don’t forget to tag us on Instagram @dowing_students

We host great events at The Arch and The Electra too so  check them out!

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