Norwich by Night Norwich by Night

Norwich has a great nightlife with plenty to do, including gigs, comedy and places to eat and drink.

Fancy a trip to the cinema?

If you enjoy going to the cinema, Norwich has several cinemas so that you don’t have to miss out on seeing all the latest films. Cinema City is a great place to watch films and also visit their restaurant. And with the possibility of being able to buy a student membership, this makes this the ideal night out with friends. Similarly, there is also a Vue and Odeon in Norwich!

Pubs & Clubs

Norwich is not short of a place to have a drink or go out with friends. The Norwich Playhouse is a decorated like no other place in Norwich and is perfectly situated by the river. The Birdcage hosts open mic nights, gigs and quizzes too! The Waterfront is also home to gigs and themed nights if you’re after a big night out.

Theatre time

Norwich Playhouse is home to a theatre as well as a bar. With comedy nights, drama and much more, it’s a nice place to take those who come to visit you whilst you’re at UEA. 

Puppet Theatre

Norwich gives you the chance to do a variety of different things whilst you’re studying – and The Norwich Puppet Theatre is definitely a must. Offering different workshops and activities, this is great for when you’re feeling a little creative!

Staying on campus

The Blue Bar and Red Bar

The Blue Bar and Red Bar at UEA are good options for those that don’t won’t to stray far. With pool tables and music available, this is sure to be a chilled and fun night!

The Scholars Bar

The scholars bar at UEA is designed to be a place where postgraduates can relax in a friendly and welcoming environment. With its comfy sofas, quizzes and music events and food served in the day and drink at night, it’s the ideal place to go when you want to take a break from your study. Plus, there are also bookable rooms within this area for you to use as well as a kitchen for our postgraduate students! 


UEA’s LCR is situated on campus and is the place to see gigs and enjoy a night out. With something on most weeks, there’s opportunity to take a break from your study.

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