The Thirsty Scholar

Carmel Smickersgill, Tours & Activities Editor
Carmel Smickersgill

The Thirsty Scholar, 50 New Wakefield St, Manchester, M1 5NP – Visit Now

Located under one of the railway arches close to Oxford Road Station, The Thirsty Scholar is a free music venue and nightclub, serving vegetarian and vegan pub food with a relaxed atmosphere.

  • 50 New Wakefield St
  • Manchester
  • M1 5NP
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Opening Hours

  • Mon: 12:00pm – 2:00am
  • Tue: 12:00pm – 2:00am
  • Wed: 12:00pm – 2:00am
  • Thu: 12:00pm – 2:00am
  • Fri: 12:00pm – 4:00am
  • Sat: 12:00pm – 4:00am
  • Sun: 12:00pm – 1:00am
  • Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit

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