Want to put your trivia and general knowledge skills to the test? Do you want to prove to your family that all the so called ‘useless’ information that you absorbed from watching TV, movies or playing video games is actually useful? Good news: Brighton is the hub for the best topical pub quizzes around. We’ve compiled some of the best of the bunch – plus some permanent trivia nights – hitting the town during the month of May.
Monday Night Pub Quiz, Lion and Lobster, Sillwood Street, Brighton, every Mon, 8.30pm
Book a table: 01273 327299
The Quiz at the Lion and Lobster every Monday is one of the more popular in Brighton. Participants can enjoy free pizza and a chance to win cash, a restaurant meal, some wine or a booby prize. £1 entry.
The Westbourne Quiz Night, The Westbourne, Portland Road, Hove, every Tues, 7.30pm
Head down to The Westbourne on Tuesday nights for general knowledge and trivia questions. A cash prize is up for grabs for the winner, runners up will be rewarded with drinks. £2 entry.
Quiz Tuesday, Old Albion, Church Road, Hove, every Tues 7.30pm
Old Albion’s Tuesday quiz consists of 4 rounds based on general knowledge and new topics each week. Participants can expect discounts on burgers and drinks. Winners can take home cash or have a full roast dinner on the house. £2 entry.
Quizzy with Izzy, North Laine Brewhouse, Gloucester Place, Brighton, every Weds, 7.30pm
North Laine Brewhouse hosts a Quiz that covers different topics each week, Izzy Churchward is the question master at this event, bringing with her random general knowledge and trivia questions. The quiz also includes free beer tasting and a chance to win over £1000!
The Quiz Station, The Station, Goldstone Villas, Hove, every Weds, 9pm
Book a table: 01273 733660
The Quiz Station is one of the most popular quizzes in Hove, so much so that those competing will need to book in advance. If you think that you have what it takes for the quiz, make sure you book a table at The Station, right next door to Hove railway station.
The Bear Quiz Night, The Bear Inn, Lewes Road, Brighton, every Sun, 7.30pm
A weekly pub quiz at The Bear Inn. With free pizza available, jukebox bingo and fun bonus rounds, The Bear Quiz night is a great way to end the week. £1 entry.
Quiz Actually, The Franklin Arms, Lewes Road, Brighton, every Thurs, 8pm
Hosted by Brighton’s Franklin Arms, Quiz Actually describes themselves as “a quiz for fun people, not wannabe Einsteins”. The questions are for all ages and no limits for team size, it’s the perfect quiz for an easygoing evening with friends. £1 entry.
Star Wars Quiz 2018, The Old Albion, Church Road, Hove, Thurs 3 May, 8pm
Book at: 01273 772929
For any local Star Wars fanatics, The Old Albion are hosting a quiz on all things from a galaxy far, far away. Five rounds of questions spanning all eras of the franchise sees teams competing to win exclusive artwork and a large cash prize, plus more to be announced. Discounts on food and drink also apply for this quiz. £3 entry.
Wizardry – A Spectacular Pub Quiz, Revolution Bar, West Street, Brighton, Thurs 10 May, 7.30pm
A quiz for all those who never ended up getting their Hogwarts letter, Wizardry comes to Brighton to test locals on their Harry Potter knowledge. The event gives the opportunity to win Potter themed prizes as well as creative decor and fancy dress. Book tickets for this in advance to avoid disappointment.
Disney Pub Quiz, Walkabout, West Street, Brighton, Mon 14 May, 7pm
Do you consider yourself a Disney expert? If so, head down to the Walkabout Brighton in May. The quiz features 6 rounds of Disney questions based on films and trivia both classic and new (excluding Star Wars and Marvel), with a jackpot prize of £80. Tickets are on sale now and are bound to run out, so get them quick!