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A run down of the 10 best Bournemouth bars with happy hours

We found all the best drinks deals in Bournemouth so you don’t have to


Being a student can be not only stressful, but also very expensive, and we know what it’s like to stretch the student loan as far as possible. That is why we have found out where and when the best drinks deals are in Bournemouth.

Whether it be to celebrate a friend’s birthday, the end of exams or just to wind down from the stress of university deadlines, here is our round up of the best happy hours to try in Bournemouth (if you haven’t already, that is!).

1. Dylan’s Bar

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Had a stressful day at uni? Got a break in between lectures? Or just simply want to have a catch up with a friend whilst on campus? Dylan’s Bar is the place to go. Situated in Poole House, this is the perfect place to do all of the above, and what better way to start the weekend than with a discounted drink?

Selected discounted drinks 4pm until 7pm every Friday.

📍Bournemouth University (Talbot Campus), Poole

2. Be At One

Located in the town centre with over 100 cocktails to choose from, there is guaranteed to be a drink for everyone.

Two for one cocktails: Sunday – Thursday 4.30-8pm, Friday 3-8pm and Saturday 2-6pm.

📍Richmond Hill, Bournemouth

3. Revolution

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Not only does Revolution host iconic Toast nights (every Tuesday, if you’re wondering), it also offers a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere with two bars to choose from.

📍Old Christchurch Rod, Bournemouth

Two for one deals on cocktails: Every single day from open until 9pm, and Wednesday 9pm-5am.

4. O’Neills

Described as the “home of music and live sport in Bournemouth” on their website, this Irish pub offers tasty food as well as great drink offers.

Drinks on offer Monday – Friday 5-8pm.

📍Old Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth

5. The Dancing Jug

With two locations to choose from, The Dancing Jug has everything from bottomless brunches to an aesthetic blush interior. Perfect for those Instagram pictures!

Daily from 12pm – 10pm, with two for one cocktails all day every day.

📍Bournemouth: Poole Hill, Charminster: Charminster Rd

6. The Brass Haus

Offering a warm welcome and plenty of events, this is the place to go for a lively atmosphere and great deals on drinks.

Monday – Friday 5-8pm, when selected drinks and cocktails are just £4.

📍Westover Rd, Bournemouth

7. Brewhouse and Kitchen

Located in The Triangle, Brewhouse and Kitchen offer freshly brewed, hyper local craft beers – and if you visit during Hoppy Hour, they are all priced at £3.95.

“Hoppy hour” is Sunday – Thursday 4-7pm.

📍Commercial Road, Bournemouth

8. Turtle Bay

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A firm favourite in any town or city where you can enjoy a range of over 20 cocktails to the sound of soft reggae beats.

Two for one cocktails every single day from open until 6.30pm, and again 9pm until close.

📍The Citrus Building, Bournemouth

9. Slug & Lettuce

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Described on their website as “the perfect spot for hot deals, bites and cocktails to die for”, Slug & Lettuce is a guaranteed good night (or day!) out.

Two for one cocktails: Monday – Thursday 12pm – 11pm, Friday 12pm – 1am, Saturday 10am – 1am and Sunday 10am – 11pm.

📍Richmond Hill (The Square) & Old Christchurch Road

10. Key West Bar & Grill

Located on the end of Bournemouth Pier, not only do they offer a great variety of cocktails, they also have a view of the sea – what more could you want?

Two for one cocktails, all day every day.

📍Pier Approach, Bournemouth

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