Best Clubs in Brighton
A thriving seaside resort town, student city and considered one of the happiest places to live in the UK, Brighton doesn’t leave anything to the imagination when it comes to the fantastic nightlife scene either!
No matter what kind of big night out you have in mind… this city is not going to disappoint anybody! From bustling venues with live music and DJ sets to the superclubs we all know and love, Brighton has something to offer you no matter what your style is. If you’re heading down to this party paradise on the south coast and plan on exploring the city when the sun goes down… take a look at some of the best nightclubs in Brighton we’ve listed below for you!
Where are the Best Nightclubs in Brighton?
1. PRYZM Brighton
Situated in the iconic Kingswest Centre right on the waterfront, PRYZM is easily one of the biggest, best and most well-known nightclubs in the city… and for good reason! Known for its constantly lively and exciting atmosphere, this club hosts regular guest appearances and performances as well as student & themed nights. So no matter when you plan on going out in Brighton or how big your group is, PRYZM is always a great shout if you’re looking for great music and an overall great night out!
2. Popworld Brighton
Well-known for its cheesy pop playlists from the 70s, 80s, 90s and noughties, Popworld Brighton is the perfect place to spend your evening if you’re looking for classic cocktails and a vibrant atmosphere like no other. Despite being one of the newer faces on the Brighton nightlife scene, this nightclub has somewhat of a cult following and is the place you should head to if you’re ready to get on the dancefloor for the macarena! This nightclub also doubles up as a late bar, so you can always drop by earlier in the evening for a tasty cocktail (or two!) before the celebrations really kick off!
3. Brighton Coalition
Proud to call itself Brighton’s oldest seafront nightclub, Coalition is a lively hotspot for a great night out no matter what your favourite genre of music is! Throughout the week, the club hosts different themed nights ranging all the way from drum n bass to pop, indie to reggae and much more. A popular student club, expect to be cutting shapes on the dancefloor all night as the doors only close when the sun comes up on the weekends! Unlike many other nightclubs of its kind, this place has a number of resident DJs to ensure that the playlists are always fresh and up-to-date.
Situated right on the beachfront under the iconic arches is Shooshh, a long-standing Brighton superclub that claims to be the most popular venue of its kind beside the sea! Split over two floors across 3 rooms, this venue doubles up perfectly as a great place to drink and enjoy the sunshine during the week and an epic place to party ‘til dawn on the weekends! With live entertainment and DJ sets by night and a great food & drink menu to enjoy on the terrace during the day, there’s no reason not to visit this awesome club. For the morning after, enjoy the hair of the dog with the best bottomless brunch in Brighton.
5. Club Revenge
The city’s biggest and best LGBTQ+ nightclub, Revenge Brighton is a fantastic place to party on any day or night of the week! Split across two venues, Bar Revenge offers brilliantly cheap & cheerful drink prices and features a tiki bar inside and unparalleled views of the sea. Around the corner is Club Revenge, which is where you’ll find an eclectic venue split over 3 floors and features a roof terrace that overlooks the iconic seafront with views of the pier and more! This is a truly unique place to party if you’re looking for a memorable night out. Check out our list of the best vegan restaurants in Brighton for the day after your crazy night out.
6. The Arch Brighton
Probably one of the most well-known and iconic dance venues in the south of England, The Arch Brighton has hosted some of the biggest names in music over the last few decades including Deadmau5, Annie Mac and Fatboy Slim… to name a few! Located under the famous arches right on the beachfront, this club features a top-quality, state-of-the-art sound system that’s unrivalled by many other nightclubs. This club takes late night partying seriously with staying open until sunrise on the biggest nights of the week.
7. Concorde 2
Both a nightclub and live music venue, Concorde 2 Brighton has an impressive list of guest performances and artists under its belt, bringing in some of the biggest names in music from all over the globe. The club itself is housed within an historic Victorian structure that’s unlike anything you’ve seen before! Whether you prefer Drum n Bass, Reggae, electro or house music… this venue will ensure you and your group have a fantastic night out whether you’re attending a club night or a ticketed event with its award-winning status!
8. The Hub Brighton
Situated just behind its sister venue, The Arch, this awesome venue is famous for its after-party nights, opening after midnight until the sun comes up in the morning! Just like its sister venue, The Hub features an unbelievable sound system in a small and intimate space. Although its primarily known for being Brighton’s best after-party hotspot, The Hub has become a big player in the underground dance scene in the city and is bringing in bigger crowds all the time!
9. Patterns Brighton
One of the newer nightlife hotspots in the city, Patterns Brighton is a small venue that packs a mighty punch as a leader in the Brighton underground music scene and as an epic live music venue. Split over three floors including a chilled-out ground floor, an immersive underground club space and a south-facing terrace that overlooks the beach… this is a place you simply can’t afford to miss out on if you’re looking for the perfect place to catch the views whilst sipping on a cocktail or two.
10. Chalk Brighton
Known for being both a fantastic nightclub in Brighton and an epic live music venue, Chalk Brighton is a completely independent establishment that welcomes and hosts some of the city’s best upcoming live acts and bands. Situated directly opposite Brighton Pier, the venue boasts two bars inside, one on their mezzanine level and one in the huge main room space below. Not only does this club stay open ‘til the early hours, but you can also find something on at this awesome club on almost any night of the week… so it’s worth checking out!
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