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Remains CLOSED for the time being. May reopen when the connected international student accommodation is back in operation.

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Thirsty Scholar

1 Park Crescent

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Opening Times

Monday7.30 am - Midnight
Tuesday7.30 am - Midnight
Wednesday7.30 am - Midnight
Thursday7.30 am - 1.00 am
Friday8.30 am - 3.00 am
SaturdayMidday - 3.00 am
SundayMidday - Midnight


International Students' House

About the Pub

This is a cafe-bar in the International Students' House complex fronting onto Great Portland Street and Park Crescent. Breakfast served from 7.30am, lunch from 12-2pm, and pizzas are available from noon. 12 keg beers and lagers are on offer but note that alcohol is not available before 10am Monday to Friday. Free membership registration is available via the venue website but it also appears possible just to walk in off the street, and the front desk confirmed that the venue is open to the general public. See website for offers.

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Thirsty Scholar, London



  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    Around 700 beds in the complex.

  • Events Events

    Karaoke, pub quiz, DJ nights.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games

    Table football.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Thirsty Scholar

1 Park Crescent

Sat Nav Reference

51.523694, -0.144907


  • <Station Close to Railway Station
  • <Underground Close to London Underground / Overground / DLR

Nearby Station (950m)


Nearby London Underground/Overground/DLR (100m)

Great Portland Street

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