Barcelona is one of the most visited cities in the world, not only for its tourist attractions, but also for the architecture, enriching culture, gastronomy and its beautiful beaches.
And one of the greatest things about Barcelona is that this place will delight those people who love to party all night since the cosmopolitan city offers a wide range of fun activities to do at night.
Barcelona’s nightlife involves several areas filled with bars, pubs, terraces and nightclubs and it adapts to all tastes, ages and budgets.
From outdoor places where you can enjoy a couple of rounds of beers with friends, to bars and clubs with the best DJ’s, electronic music or even jazz, rock, salsa and pop.
The Promenade / Olympic Village.
It’s one of the most visited places by tourists. The area where these places are located is a couple of footsteps away from the beach and it has a spectacular view of the sea.
Opium Barcelona: it’s a very famous nightclub restaurant, with very elegant facilities and decorations, offering a variety of dishes and good service.
What makes this place so attractive has to be its good electronic music, with great talented DJs and delicious drinks to enjoy in a good atmosphere and with a terrace that offers spectacular views to the ocean.
Shôko: it’s a restaurant / lounge with a terrace and sea view, it offers high quality food with an Asian and Mediterranean fusion, and it becomes a nightclub at midnight.
Its decoration has feng shui elements and it has VIP rooms, it also offers theme nights and live shows.
Pacha Barcelona: is a club located on the seafront and is also one of the best clubs in Barcelona, always offering good music and the best DJ’s of the moment, its lighting and sound system have excellent quality, it ensures you’ll have a good night while watching live shows and enjoying a good drink menu from which you can taste the most delicious ones. A perfect place to have a great night.
Catwalk: One of the biggest nightclubs in the port area, it has two floors, on the ground floor you will find a large dance floor with seats and bars around, while the upper floor is a quieter area where you can relax and chat with your friends.
Now, if you are looking for something simpler you can take a walk around the marine, there are many small clubs with modern music playing at all times.
But if you want to spend a night gambling, come to the Casino Barcelona located in Carrer Marina, it’s a casino with an relaxed environment, a vaiiety of machines, a restaurant and regular entertainment.
If you are looking for exclusive places, then here is where you should go. It includes the surroundings of Diagonal Avenue, between Francess Macià and Balmes street.
Out of all the most demanded clubs in the city you’ll find the Bling Bling, it’s a nightclub for exclusive people, its style is very elegant and luxurious, with an avant-garde decoration. It presents contemporary music and is open from Thursday to Saturday.
Sala Bikini: it’s a club with different rooms and different styles of music, it presents live shows of international and local bands, every Thursday they present theme parties and their drinks menu is more than recommended.
It’s one of the busiest districts of Barcelona, you will find restaurants and bars with a more informal style:
Teatre Principal: it’s one of the oldest theaters in Barcelona in which they offer shows and DJ sets to the public, they also have areas for exhibitions, a vintage cafe and a restaurant.
City Hall: electronic music nightclub with the exhibition of great Dj’s, and various events such as flamenco nights, they have a VIP area and various spaces that are enabled according to the show.
Moog: is a small and informal disco that has two spaces, where you’ll have fun and dance all night to the rhythm of electronic music, but if you want to change the musical style, you can go to the second room where the music resemblances the 80’s.
Partying around the most popular neighborhoods
If you stay in the center of Barcelona and want to spend all night celebrating, then you are in the right place, as the Gothic Quarter and El Born are full of bars and places to taste some tapas and good drinks.
Polaroid Bar: room set in the pop / rock style of the 80s and 90s, its cocktail bar has its own and classic recipes, each week they hold a themed party.
Rooftop terrace “Roba Estesa”: located on a rooftop of the Neri Hotel, they present live concerts and offer extraordinary cocktails accompanied by delicious tapas, salads and hamburgers.
Dr. Stracinsky: Those who have visited this place have enjoyed its creative decoration and they qualify it as a true laboratory of flavors, aromas and ideas, where they will prepare you some original drinks.
Mamainé Mojitos: its specialty in drinks are the excellent Cuban mojitos, its atmosphere, its music and attention is great.
El Copetín: it’s a comfortable place with Caribbean atmosphere and Latin music, if you want to have a good drink this is the place for you.
A magical night to vary
But it isn’t only about bars and clubs for the nightlife, if you want something more relaxed, go for it and enjoy a night tour that will dazzle you with the lights and colors of the emblematic buildings that the city offers.
Especially the Magic Fountain of Montjuic, which is a show where you will see an exhibition with water, lights and music.
As you see now, if you have plans to celebrate in Barcelona you will never get bored. Wether is day or night you will always have a lot of options that will make you have fun and have a great time.