Grahamstown drinking and nightlife

Pub in Grahamstown

Rat & Parrot

The centre of the student party scene, the Parrot's downstairs bar is wood panelled and cosy, while the upper floor has big windows and a veranda overlooking the street. It offers popular pizzas, pub grub and, like …
Bar in Grahamstown

Rustic Route

This hip, convivial bar and restaurant with an open-air terrace is a great spot to swill a craft beer or two. The crowd ranges from students to well-heeled locals. Also serves good South African specialities.
Sports Bar in Grahamstown

Champs Action Bar

This watering hole popular with students is much less atmospheric than the bars on New St.