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Enjoy an evening out at Drake Circus and The Barcode

9 ideas for incredible nights out in Plymouth

Feasts, cocktails, brunches, games, movies and more

Planning a brilliant night out in Plymouth? Look no further than Drake Circus and The Barcode. From date nights at Cosy Club and Boom Battle Bar to incredible street food, craft beer bars and movies, here’s our insider guide to the best evenings out.

1. Enjoy the evening at Las Iguanas

A variety of cocktails at las iguanas

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Meeting up with friends? Enjoy a seriously authentic South American feast at Las Iguanas with bottomless brunches (booking until 9pm on weekdays and 5pm on Fridays) of chilli, tacos and curry bowls plus rum punch, caipirinhas and prosecco and main menus of burgers and spiced quinoa. With two-for-one on cocktails, salsa beats and an outdoor space that loves the sun, Las Iguanas is pure joy.

2. Get competitive at Boom Battle Bar

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Famous for their DJ-led, early-evening brunch, Boom Battle Bar will shake up your nights out. With axe throwing, shuffleboard, karaoke, beer and prosecco pong, AR darts and good food and drinks, line up your friends (they’ve got major discounts for armed forces personnel and students plus 15% off if you’ve been to Cineworld on the same day). Book your places here.

3. Have an elegant evening at Cosy Club

Three cocktails at cosy club

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With opulent interiors, chandeliers and a cocktail menu that leaves others standing, Cosy Club is a properly grown-up evening out. Dinner is served 5pm-10pm with roast chicken, green risotto, harissa torn lamb shoulder, burgers and mac ‘n’ cheese. It also has a host of private spaces for birthday parties and special nights out. Book here.

4. See the latest movies at Cineworld

A group of friends sitting in a cineworld cinema screen eating popcorn

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With 14 screens including IMAX, catch the latest blockbusters and arthouse releases in the comfort of Cineworld. They’ve got Baskin Robbins ice-cream, a friendly team and it’s the perfect evening escape – with unlimited movies for £9.99 a month.

5. Unwind and get social at Brewdog

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With a gorgeous outdoor seating area and a dog-friendly attitude, Brewdog’s evening calendar is filled with inspired nights out: Vegan Mondays, Wings Wednesdays (bottomless buffalo hot wings) and two cocktails for £12 every day from 8pm. Make some new friends, enjoy some excellent craft beer and burgers and generally have a really good time.

6. Enjoy a round or two of crazy golf

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Order up some drinks, maybe a burrito and book in for an evening of crazy golf at Paradise Island Adventure Golf which is open until 11pm (last booking 10pm). Go head to head on date night or make it a really funny night out with friends and work mates.

7. Make sushi with YO!

A plate of sushi and accompanyments

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For £29.95, you can join the team at YO! to learn about the history of sushi, knife skills and learn to make your very own maki and sashimi like a pro. Original, fun and the perfect gift for the foodie in your life, spaces get booked up fast so keep an eye out for upcoming events.

8. Burgers, wraps, pizzas and more at The Barcode

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Sometimes all you want to do with friends is eat some delicious street food and Drake Circus and The Barcode have all the best spots in one place. For Southern style chicken tenders and peri-peri cravings, head to Slim Chickens and Nando’s; Zizzi for dough balls and pizza; Five Guys for good burgers and Kaspa’s for late-night shakes, sundaes and waffles. Yum.


9.Getting here and special offers

If you’re travelling by train, we’re just under 15 minutes’ walk from Plymouth train station and, if you prefer to drive, then we have more than 2,000 spaces at our car parks. There are designated disabled spaces plus six electric charging points. Download the Glide Parking app to pay quickly and easily.

Keep an eye on our offers page for the latest deals, menus and ways to shop and enjoy delicious food and drink all year round. Don’t forget there are always exclusive discounts for students, Blue Light and Cruise card holders, military personnel and NHS workers plus there are plenty of loyalty memberships to take advantage of.

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