Nightlife

Top Choice Pub in Hull

Olde Black Boy

A favourite watering hole of poet Philip Larkin, Hull's oldest pub has been serving ale since 1729. Oak floors and roof beams, dark-wood panelling and a snug log fire in winter make for a great atmosphere, and there…
Cocktail Bar in Hull

Humber St Distillery

This ambitious, gin-obsessed cocktail bar in the heart of Hull's Fruit Market area has dark-wood bar panelling offset by exposed-brick walls. The gin menu is a tome of around 150 world gins, including many local and…
Cafe in Beverley

Cockpit Cafe

What fun: preening itself on one of Beverley's Georgian market squares, this glamorous retro cafe is a throwback to the golden age of air travel with servers dressed in 1940s airline uniforms, furniture fashioned fr…
Pub in Hull

Minerva

If you're more into pubbing than clubbing, try a pint of Black Sheep at this lovely 200-year-old pub down by the waterfront. On a sunny day you can sit outdoors and watch the ships go by, while tucking into a plate …
Club in Hull

Fuel

A nondescript facade conceals one of Hull's hottest club, proudly but not exclusively gay, with camp comedy and drag shows as well as DJs and dancers. Look out for cheap drink deals on student-focused Wednesday nigh…
Coffee in Hull

Two Gingers

Inside pretty Paragon Arcade, this Australian-style speciality coffeehouse is bright, minimalist and focused firmly on the main event: excellent coffee.
Cafe in Hull

Planet Coffee

At the heart of Hull's trendy Newland Ave district, this was one of the first independent coffee shops to open in Hull and still has a crowd of faithful regulars who come to sink into the comfy sofas. The coffee, ho…