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Top 5 student-friendly bars in Paris

During a quick stay in Paris, it is always great idea to meet people from all over the world in this beautiful city. And especially when you are a student traveling in Paris, there is no better choice than to go to a bar to meet interesting people.

However, as a student or a young traveler, it might be quite difficult to find bars that you expect. So, for pertinent recommendations, look no further than the list of Top 5 student-friendly bars that we have meticulously prepared for you!

L’Archi Bar (30 places)

In the heart of the student neighborhood, the Archi bar has become an inescapable place. Its basement room and terrace will make you spend an evening in a young ambiance. You can play your own music and create your own atmosphere. You won’t be disappointed either by the staff. They add to the ambiance and will party with you! So, you will be understood there whether, if it’s for its festive atmosphere or its awesome staff, all criteria are met by choosing the Archi Bar.

Schedule & Price

Opening hours: 8a.m. to 2a.m.Paris students bars

Happy hours: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Opening days: Monday to Saturday

Average age: 18 – 35 years

Cocktails: 6,5€ – 4€ (in happy hour)

Pint: 5€ – 3€ (in happy hour)

Le Bistrot des Artistes (60 places)

Paris students barsThe Bistrot des Artistes located around Odeon is a small and friendly bar where you can come to relax and meet friends. It is the perfect place to spend a good evening without breaking the bank! Cocktails at 5€ and pints at 3€ in happy hour, what more can you ask for? Here, the theme is sharing, everyone mixes together, both regulars customers and transients. As for decorations, the atmosphere is African themed, with safari hats, masks, and expositions on the walls. If you are an art lover, you will be won over. The bar regularly organizes exhibitions of paintings and photographs as well as offer concerts. Go alone or with friends, you won’t be disappointed.

Schedule & Price

Opening hours: 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Happy hours: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Opening days: Monday to Sunday

Average age: 18 – 27 years

Cocktails: 7€ – 6€ (in happy hour)

Pint: 4,5€ – 3€ (in happy hour)

Corcoran’s – Sacré Cœur (250 places)

Corcoran’s got everything a real Irish pub should have! Located in the very Parisian Sacré Coeur area, you would be able to taste their delicious whiskeys, bitter stouts, and sparkling ciders while watching a good rugby game. But that’s not all, this bar also offers you the chance to play giant quizzes or to take part in great concerts/DJ’s, something to have fun with friends! At Corcoran’s the happy hours take place from 7 pm to 9 pm and the pub can accommodate up to 300 people, the perfect combo to spend memorable evenings! So, if you’re looking for a British spirit, beer, and a crazy atmosphere, this bar is for you!

Schedule & Price

Opening hours: 10 a.m. to 2 a.m.

Weekend schedule: 10 a.m. to 5 a.m.

Happy hours: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Opening days: Monday to Sunday

Average age: 18 – 25 years old

Cocktails: 9€ – 7€ (in happy hour)

Pint: 6,9€ – 5,6€ (in happy hour)

Apérock (45 places)Paris students bars

“Drinks, Food & Good Music”: these are the watchwords of ApéRock! Opened in 2013 by a fan of punk and rock, this bar-restaurant is “the first spot in Ile-de-France where you can taste a 300g entrecote while listening to Madness”. Concerts, girly parties, and crazy programs punctuate the weeks in ApéRock.

Schedule & Price

Opening hours: 6 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.Paris students bars

Happy hours: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Opening days: Tuesday to Saturday

Average age: 23 – 35 years

Cocktails: 9€ – 7€ (in happy hour)

Pint: 8€ – 6€ (in happy hour)

La Cave Saint Germain (50 places)

In the middle of the inescapable Rue des Canettes, you cannot miss the Cave Saint-Germain, which welcomes you every day from 6 p.m. to dawn. At the beginning of the evening, in a rugby atmosphere, you will taste a plate of cold meats around a good bottle of cocktail or pint. From midnight onwards, you will invade the vaulted cellars of the 17th century to wiggle until early morning on the dance floor. For those who prefer to talk about life quietly until dawn, the ground floor bar offers a wide selection of old whiskeys, cocktails or beer.

Schedule & Price

Opening hours: 6 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Happy hours: 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Opening days: Monday to Saturday

Average age: 18 – 25 years old

Cocktails: 12€ – 7€ (in happy hour)

Pint: 10€ – 3€ (in happy hour)

And of course, there are plenty more student-friendly bars in Paris, you also have “Belushi’s” beside the Gare du Nord, which is already famous in London and in other capital cities in Europe. Also, other famous bars such as “Les Afterword du VIP ROOM” which accommodates more than 600 people, the popular Australian-owned Paris chain “Cafe Oz” and so on.

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