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From little French wine bars to Irish-styled sport pubs, Montpellier has decent selection of places to drink. Many, but not all, of the pubs and bars are quite small inside and really come into their own when good weather allows use of their ample terraces. Here you’ll find guides to help you find the right place for the occasion, as well as tips on how to avoid the notoriously expensive prices for drinks in Montpellier. Happy Hours ahoy!

A taste of home – British & Irish bars in Montpellier – Having a big expat community and steady ebb and flow of overseas students it’s no surprise that Montpellier has plenty of British and Irish bars. With Guinness on tap and sport on the TV any expat will feel right at home. And while nobody comes to France to live a British or Irish lifestyle, being away from home drills it home that there’s some things those two islands in Northern Europe got right. Pubs are a prime example.

Happy Hours in Montpellier: Your guide to cheaper drinks - For expats shocked at the price of a pint, Happy Hours in Montpellier are a welcome sight. Most bars have them and they aren’t always as short as the title may suggest. Here you’ll find a handy guide to cut price drinks in Montpellier.