The nightlife in Barcelona: what is great here?

May 6, 2013

in Barcelona,Europe

barcelona2The nightlife in Barcelona is quite famous in Europe. The huge number of bars and clubs of all genres make this metropolis a great place to have fun. This article will give an overview of some of the most popular nightclubs in Barcelona, and includes the official Web addresses which serves you in detail when you need additional information.
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The nightlife in Barcelona is very much like the city itself modern, diverse and sometimes spectacular. These are many nightclubs to help you to organize your time. Even if you do not like going to clubs, worth going at least to a nightclub just to see what they offer, and remember that every time more and more clubs emerge “rooms” if you like to drink you can drink while you lie down!

The nightclubs of Barcelona are certainly something to see, regardless of your taste. They can be expensive and a bit pretentious but surely you can have always fun here! The music varies, so check who is playing before you go and watch for announcements of special nights with international DJs. Apart from music, it’s worth visiting these clubs Barcelona in themselves, the music almost does not matter. With a little luck, I have offered a good range of clubs in Barcelona you can enjoy the night … and enjoy!

Bars Atmosphere and Timings

Barcelona is known as one of the best European cities to party, and it is well deserved. The atmosphere of party begins a little later, usually its advisable to eat something and take a few drinks at the beginning of the night, but around 2300 hrs, begin to acclimate the bars. Fridays and Saturdays are the busiest nights, although you can always go out dancing or drinks during the week.

The bars in Barcelona are usually open until 0200 or 0300, while night clubs do not close until 0500 or 0600. The legal drinking age is 16 years and the prices range from €1 for a small glass of beer or wine to 5 € for cubata, but depends on the establishment.

The Port Olimpic is very popular during summer nights and as Port Vell, where the shopping center Maremagnum becomes a collage of cafes, bars and nightclubs until the wee hours of the morning. In recent years, modern bars, design decorations have become very fashionable here.


Dress sense


Usually the locals are dressed smartly when they leave the city. People have good sense of dressing and they love vibrant colors for their nightlife.

The guide :See Barcelona here are few online sources

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Hostels and Guide Entertainment: ( ) Available in stores and newsagents, provide information about the nightlife in Barcelona.


The “beautiful people” of Barcelona usually go by Up And Down , 179 Carrer Numancia, the most exclusive club in town.

The young people in general, tend to visitfrequently at the Bikini , Carrer Deu i Mata 105 ( http://www . / ). The Moog Club , Arc del Teatre 3 ( ), in Chinatown, offering the best European techno DJ and where large international encotrarás. Salsitas , Calle Nou de la Rambla 22 ( http:/ / ), has a beautifully designed bar, a restaurant and a dance floor, making it one of the hot spots of Barcelona.

The stylish Torres de Avila , Avenida Marques de Comillas, Poble Espanyol ( / torresdeavila ) boasts a techno nightclub popular for summer weekends.
Among the outdoor sites, we can mention The Terrace , Avenue Montanyans-open only during the summer months ( Punto BCN , Carrer Muntaner 63 ( ) is a popular gay nightclub. Flamenco dance, try the Flamenco Show Cordoba , La Rambla 35 ( ), Los Tarantos , Plaça Reial 17 ( ) or Tablao del Carmen , Arcs 9, Poble Espanyol ( ). Moreover, La Paloma , Carrer Tigre 27 ( ), is a beautiful ballroom of the century. The band plays live pasodobles, tango, salsa, flamenco and other.


The Xampanyerías , serving Catalan cava, are the specialty of the city. Among the places to enjoy a good cava, we can mention: The Bodegueta of Xampu , Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 702, Xampanyeria Casablanca , Carrer Bonavista 6 and Xampanyet, Carrer Moncada 22. The latter also serves cider and tapas in a lively atmosphere.

Pastís Bar , Carrer Santa Monica 4, has the honor of having had Picasso among its clientele. The artist also used to frequent El Quatre Gats, Carrer Montsió 3, a modernist bar with good beer and live music from 21.00. Its original menu, designed by Picasso, is exposed in the Museu Picasso . L’Ovella Black , Carrer Sitges 5, is a favorite among backpackers and students.

Bar Marsella , Carrer de Sant Pau 65, is the place to try absinthe. Among the most stylish bars are: the spectacular Torres de Avila , Avenida Marques de Comillas, the Poble Espanyol in Montjuïc, the perennial Dry Martini , Carrer Aribau 162-166, Ideal Cocktail Bar, Carrer Aribau 89, and Mas i Mas , Carrer Maria Cubi 199. The Mirablau , Plaça Doctor Andreu, a foot of Tibidabo, is especially romantic, with stunning views of the city. The popular Berimbau, Passeig del Born 17, serves very good cocktails to Brazilian rhythms, while the Oven, Calle Ramon Turro 126, is a cocktail bar to the last, located in a former factory Poblenou area.


The Gran Casino de Barcelona , Carrer de la Marina 19-21 (website: ), is open daily (13.00-05.00). To enter you must be over 18 and show your passport or driving license. They also have to dress elegantly.

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