Known for being one of the biggest Student Accommodation sites in Manchester, MSV (Manchester Student Village) is a place for fun loving students far and wide. Ranging from Freshers to Postgrads, BIMM to University of Manchester, there is a vast range of students staying with us. So we took the opportunity to ask them “What are some of the best student bars near MSV?” and chose the top 5 picks, check them out below:

  1. The Courtyard

Distance from MSV: 1 minute.

Based right next to MSV The Courtyard is our local for students staying on site. You’ll find cheap food and drinks, Live Sports and lots of quiz and open mic nights happening.

2. Font Bar

Distance from MSV: 3 minutes.

Good for student cocktails usually starting at around £2.50 this bar is a 3 minute walk (if that) from MSV. Worth checking out the artwork on the walls. 

3. Gorilla

Distance from MSV: 5 minutes.

Holds loads of music events throughout the year and does a crackin Sunday Roast. Gorilla is great if you like live music, good food and a chilled atmosphere.

4. Hatch

Distance from MSV: 5 minutes.

If you’re looking for something a bit different- visit Hatch. With loads of food stalls, drinks, coffee and events happening all underneath the Mancunion Way it’s buzzin all year round.

5. YES

Distance from MSV: 4 minutes.

Go after Uni for drinks on the rooftop terrace, a bar that covers four floors offering pizza and other food, a great venue for gigs.

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