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Nightlife in Nice

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Where to party in Nice?

How to speak about the Côte d’Azur without mentioning Nice and its clubs!
Located by the sea, on the Côte d’Azur, Nice is probably one of the most beautiful and most attractive cities in France. In addition to its historical heritage and its pretty little shopping streets, the city is full of bars and addresses more secret to party until the end of the night.
While traveling in Nice, you would like to go out tonight, but don’t know where to go?
After spending the evening discovering the finest restaurants of the city it is now time to party…
Here are the best places to party in Nice, the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes and its surroundings.

1. Pub crawl in Nice

If you like to party and to meet new people, then the Villa Pub Crawl is made for you. 

During a all evening, you will be part of a group of travelers who will hop from bar to bar with our local guide. Each bar awaits you with a different atmosphere. Bar-hopping experience with people from all over the world, including free drinks, games and more. Please sign up at the reception of the hostel on arrival to book a spot.


2. Pubs & bar in the Old Nice

Animated day and night, Le Vieux Nice is one of the most popular areas of Nice for a drink after work and party until the early morning. To discover without delay !

Akathor Pub

Situated on the main strip in Nice Old Town, the Akathor Pub is an international pub and one of the essential nocturnal bars of the city of Nice since 1996.  Known for its Live Music, party atmosphere and the broadcasting of all major sporting events. In the heart of the Court Saleya, the Akathor welcomes you every day in a friendly atmosphere, to eat and to drink.

The Akathor attracts big crowds during the summer. There you will party with tourists and locals of all ages. The pub spread over two floors. Bands play upstairs nightly starting around 10pm.

Happy hour every day from 5pm to 9pm.

📍32 Cours Saleya, 06300 Nice – France
☎ Phone: +33493624990


The Waynes 

The Wayne’s Bar established in 1991 is an old and classic place where you will forget you are in France as it feels like a London Pub. The Waynes is a great place to party in Nice and enjoy every night of the week with live music concerts. It is the prefect pub ro come for a good pint and good time with english speaker tourist and students al well as locals.

There you will be dancing on tables, listening to live band and watching sport in a proper old school dive bar. They are showing every popular sports match such as cricket to rugby and off course soccer on giant TVs

Happy Hours from 4pm to 8pm
📍15 Rue de la Préfecture, 06300 Nice, France

☎ Phone: 04 93 13 06 42 / 04 93 13 46 99


Bulldog-Pub Pompei

The Bulldog Pub, also known by its old name “the pub Pompeii”, organizes rock concerts live every night, in a set of poster-discs and objects of the great legends of rock.

Showcasing some of the best bands in Nice, The Pompeï provides a platform on which to showcase emerging musical talent.  This Rock’n’Roll Pub with an 70s atmosphere is a dive bar with oodles of rock character. It is a must-see place of the old town of Nice where all generations meet around a drink and dance all night long on the tables, packed and sweaty. If you walk in you will not leave till 4 am. 

Free admission, the bar is open from 11pm to 5am

📍16 rue de l’Abbaye – 06300 Nice, France


3. Clubbing on the sea side of Nice


Movida, the “movement” in Spanish, offers two floors and two terraces, DJs and live bands, colorful cocktails, classic or inspired, varied and tasty tapas, smiles and friendliness. 
The Movida is THE PLACE for sunset drinks. Just go on the first floor terrace overlooking the promenade and enjoy one of their delicious cocktail. With amazing DJs playing good music it is a great place to enjoy the sunset and to start your evening of partying.
📍41 quai des Etats Unis, 06300 Nice France

☎ Phone: +33 4 93 80 48 04


Le High Club

Whether you are an artist or a party animal, the High Club is perhaps the institution that hosted and played the largest panel of artists in Nice. From Lil ‘Jon to Feder, to Martin Solveig and Avicii, the biggest names in the EDM business have been there. The High brings crowds and its interior architecture has nothing to envy to the greatest clubs in France.

📍45 Promenade des Anglais – 06000 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33(0)4 93 96 68 00


4. Party in the city center of Nice

Le Glam

The mythical Gay Club of French Riviera !! The Glam is a true party space, a place of life, shows and performances, where a gay and hetero friendly clientele mixes. The decor is chic, the baroque furniture is new and a show scene has found its place in this world of the night. Animations are constantly renewed with live music evenings, electro or disco DJ, karaoke, fashion shows or very successful transformist shows. Programming is diverse and varied
📍6 rue Eugène Emmanuel – 06000 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33(0)4 93 87 29 67


Le Feeling

Want to dance ? To sing until the end of the night? The Feeling is a nissarte institution for crazy parties with your friends. The DJ is at your disposal to add the music you like. 

Open since 2011, Le Feeling has developed a reputation among all those wishing to spend a pleasant evening in a friendly and relaxing place. They also have a menu buffet with very good food.

📍14 rue Pertinax – 06000 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33(0)6 18 44 43 45


Le Swing

Le Swing is a bar pub karaoke and dancing club gay friendly. If you want to relax, taste a good cocktail, eat some aperitif, sing your favorite song or dance as well as attend a transformist show every Friday, you are at the right place. Behind what looks like a normal bar, you will find what kind of institution is it really. From the inside, a big room with a long bar will bring you into the club. Here, the evenings follow one another at the rhythm of an eclectic program.

It is also possible to eat at any time, even very very late.

Happy Hour from 6pm to 8.30pm
📍10 Rue Defly, 06000 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33 6 86 31 40 45


5. Nightlife in the port of Nice

Le Boston Bar

The Boston Bar is a cocktail bar, trendy in the heart of the harbor, a must-see place in Nice.

This bar is open all year round and has become one of the most unmissable places in Nice. Let yourself be seduced by the retro atmosphere and a good dose of good humor distilled by a team of boys, not the last to party behind the bar. The most intimate will be able to squat the terrace of the bottom under the arcades and savor the musical rhythms in all tranquility!

At the Boston Bar, the cocktail is a serious affair. Dressed all in black, the staff dose the millimeter your drink. As for the atmosphere, a DJ is present every night.

📍11 Place de l’Île de Beauté, 06300 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33 6 11 75 14 62


Ma Nolan’s – Irish Pub Port

The Ma Nolan is a real local pub, providing great food. The staff is very welcoming, they have great party nights, quiz nights, live sports, music and much more.

Ma Nolan’s, Nice Port boasts an impressive feature back bar and innovative use of wood, steel and leather. This pub is designed to be a warm, welcoming and atmospheric venue, the perfect place to eat, drink and party. An outdoor terrace situated to the front of the premises provides customers with front row seats to stunning views over the Port and across to the Chateau.

📍5 Quai des Deux Emmanuel, 06300 Nice, France

☎ Phone: +33(0)4 92 27 07 88

Villahostels, Nice

Beach hostel :


6 Rue Sacha Guitry
F-06000 Nice


Social Networks:


+33 493 161 345


+33 767 258 965 [whatsapp]

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