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Nightlife in Athens

The popular Psirri district buzzes with small clubs playing live music such as Cubanita. Friendly drinking dens dot the former industrial district of Gazi – try converted warehouse bar Hoxton. Athenian nightlife starts late, warming up at around 11pm. Most bars stay open until 3am, and clubs until 5am or later.

Gagarin 205, Athens. Courtesy of Gagarin 205

Bars

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  1. 1. Akrotiri - Bars

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    With panoramic sea views in Alimos, Akrotiri is a lush space of velvet-covered sofas, golden statues and cool dance tracks. Come summer, Athens' glamorous set sip Champagne on the terrace where a huge glitter ball floats in the outdoor pool.Show this on map

    Address

    B5 Vassileos Georgiou Street, Aghios Kosmas, Kalamaki, Athens

    Telephone

    +30 210 98 59 147/9

    Transport

    Taxi to Alimos

    Website

    Akrotiri

  2. 2. Balthazar - Bars

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    An exclusive bar-restaurant set in a romantic walled garden decorated with fairy lights, Balthazar truly feels like an oasis in the middle of Athens. Arty and media types mingle here as DJs play upbeat tunes.Show this on map

    Address

    27, Tsoha, Soutsou, Ambelokipi, Athens

    Telephone

    +30 210 644 1215

    Transport

    Ambelokipi metro station

    Website

    Official website

  3. 3. Brettos - Bars

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    Brettos, Athens. Photo by Jane Foster

    In pretty Plaka, Brettos is an old-fashioned distillery and bar, dating back to 1909. A cosy hideaway for winter evenings, the walls are lined with beautifully lit coloured bottles containing a selection of fruit-flavoured spirits, ouzo and brandy.Show this on map

    Address

    41, Kidathineon, Plaka, Athens, 10558

    Telephone

    +30 210 323 2110

    Transport

    Acropolis metro station

    Website

    Brettos

  4. 4. Bartesera - Bars

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    In a 19th-century arcade near Syntagma, Bar Tesera combines a busy bar area, a covered atrium with tables, and a small exhibition space often devoted to photography. Popular with sociable groups enjoying evening drinks.Show this on map

    Address

    25, Kolokotroni, Syntagma, Athens 10562

    Telephone

    +30 210 322 9805

    Transport

    Syntagma metro station

    Website

    Bartesera

  5. 5. Hoxton - Bars

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    This former warehouse with raw concrete walls, sofas and low-level coffee tables hosts contemporary art and photography exhibitions, accompanied by background rock, electronic and indie music. Named after London's hip East End district, trendy Hoxton epitomises Gazi's fun-loving spirit.Show this on map

    Address

    42, Voutadon, Gazi, Athens, 11854

    Telephone

    +30 210 341 3395

    Transport

    Kerameikos metro station

Clubs

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  1. 6. Aegli Garden - Clubs

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    Aegli Garden, Athens. Courtesy of MDV Group

    In the lush National Gardens near Syntagma, Lallabai is a glamorous club serving champagne, cocktails and finger food. Weekly special events range from cool chill-out music nights with low lighting and candles, to dance parties with reggae and 80s hits.Show this on map

    Address

    Aigli Zappeion, National Gardens, Amalias, Syntagma, Athens, 10557

    Telephone

    +30 210 336 9302

    Transport

    Syntagma metro station

    Website

    Aegli Garden

  2. 7. Nipiagogeio - Clubs

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    For late-night dancing to funky electronic music in Gazi, call in at Nipiagogeio. Occupying a former kindergarten, this is one of Athens' liveliest small clubs. There's a summer cocktail bar in the courtyard garden where the trendy crowd gathers.Show this on map

    Address

    8, Elasidon & Kleanthous, Gazi, Athens, 11854

    Telephone

    +30 210 345 8534

    Transport

    Kerameikos metro station

  3. 8. Bo - Clubs

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    By the sea in Voula, Bo is a popular summer club-restaurant serving cocktails on a dance floor animated by mainstream and Greek hits. Outdoor floodlighting focuses on the small private beach lined with palms.Show this on map

    Address

    14, Leoforos Karamanli, Voula, Athens, 16673

    Telephone

    +30 210 895 9645

    Transport

    Taxi to Voula

  4. 9. Balux Café The House Project - Clubs

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    Fashion-conscious crowds head to Balux for cocktails and waterside dancing. Open during the summer months, the beachfront club is in Athens' upmarket suburb of Glyfada. Dance to DJ-spun beats, lounge by the pool and look out over the shimmering sea.Show this on map

    Address

    58, Leoforos Poseidonos, Glyfada, Athens, 16674

    Telephone

    +30 210 894 1620

    Transport

    Taxi

    Website

    Official website

Entertainment

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  1. 10. Gagarin 205 - Entertainment

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    Gagarin 205, Athens. Courtesy of Gagarin 205

    Close to Atiki metro station in Patissia, Gagarin 205 stages live rock concerts in a former cinema, with plenty of space for dancing. Recent performers include the Devastations from Australia, Nouvelle Vague from France and the Waterboys from the UK.Show this on map

    Address

    203-205, Liosion, Patissia, Athens 104 45

    Telephone

    +30 210 854 7600

    Transport

    Atiki metro station

    Website

    Gagarin 205

  2. 11. Technopolis - Entertainment

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    An art exhibition at Technopolis in Athens, Greece.

    The once run-down industrial area of Gazi began its transformation into Athens' most happening nightlife district with the opening of Technopolis in 1999. Occupying the former city gasworks, the disused buildings have been converted to provide a multi-purpose arts complex.Show this on map

    Address

    100, Pireos, Athens, 11854

    Telephone

    +30 210 346 1589

    Transport

    Kerameikos metro station

    Website

    Technopolis

  3. 12. Half Note Jazz Club - Entertainment

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    Half Note Jazz Club, Athens. Courtesy of Half Note Jazz Club

    In Mets, the Half Note Jazz Club is an atmospheric and small venue hosting visiting jazz performers from Europe and the US. Be sure to reserve a table if you want to sit, otherwise you'll be standing by the bar.Show this on map

    Address

    17, Trivonianou Street, Athens, 11636

    Telephone

    +30 210 921 3310

    Transport

    Acropolis metro station

    Website

    Half Note Jazz Club

  4. 13. Cubanita - Entertainment

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    Cubanita, Athens. Courtesy of Cubanita

    In Psirri, Cubanita is a small bar-restaurant with a Cuban DJ and live Cuban bands giving regular concerts. Order a mojito and join the crowd in front of the stage. Cuban food is available on the upper mezzanine level.Show this on map

    Address

    28, Karaiskaki, Psirri, Athens, 10554

    Telephone

    +30 210 331 4605

    Transport

    Monastiraki metro station

    Website

    Cubanita

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