Visitors flock to the city of Berlin at all times of year for many reasons but its nightlife is one that comes high on this list. Berlin is packed full of bars and has a great nightlife scene. To find out where is good to go out in Berlin, we asked you to tell us about your favourite Berlin bars over at our Hostelworld.com Facebook page. Here’s what you had to say...
Tim Zheng says:
Yaam is a popular beach-bar in Berlin that brings a taste of the Caribbean to the city. This outdoor bar has a great chilled-out vibe to it where you can sample food from the Caribbean and get a taste of the beach in the city.
Location: Stralauer Platz 35
Druide Absinth & Cocktail Bar
Hugues Lavergne says:
Berlin’s Druide Absinth & Cocktail Bar is a popular bar that specialises in absinth. It has more than 170 kinds of absinth on offer and serves it up using the proper ritual.
Location: Schonhauser Allee 42
Opening hours: Mon – Sat: 7pm until late
White Trash Fast Food
James Bryant says:
White Trash Fast Food
This popular venue is a restaurant and bar that also has live entertainment. They serve a varied menu of internationally influenced food that’s all fresh and homemade.
Location: Schönhauser Allee 6-7
Opening hours: Mon – Fri: from 12pm, Sat & Sun: from 6pm
José Luis Oliveros Cardenas says:
Belushi’s Bar is the bar in St. Christopher’s Inn Hostel in Berlin. This bar has a lively atmosphere where you will find a great mix of people along with happy hours and great drinks promotions.
Location: Rosa-Luxemburg-Straße 39
Opening hours: Mon – Fri: 12pm – midnight, Sat & Sun: 12pm – 2am
Jasper Van't Veen says:
Astro Bar was designed to appeal to the ‘science fiction nerds’. It has free entry and good drink promotions.
Location: Simon-Dach-Straße 40
Cocktail X Bar
Markus Krause says:
X-Bar in Raumerstrasse (Prenzlauer Berg)
A cocktail bar with a stylish interior and some of the most popular cocktails in the city. There’s also a selection of tapas and finger food on offer.
Location: Raumerstr. 17
womBar @ Wombats Hostel
Doris Schreyvogel says:
womBar wombats Berlin
Lars Beineke says:
This is the bar in the Wombats Hostel Berlin. It’s a popular place for backpackers and a great place to meet fellow travellers.
Matteo Zuccon says:
Generator Bar in Generator Hostel!
Generator Bar can be found at the Generator Hostel in Berlin. Here you can avail of great drink promotions and meet lots of travellers and backpackers. There are nightly events and parties on here and the atmosphere is always lively.
Location: Landsberger Allee
Helena Hache says:
8MM in Schönhauser Allee!
8mm is a popular bar with live music that stays open until the early hours.
Location: Schonhauser Allee 177B
Nathalie van Duivenboden says:
Cookies! Had a strange night there...
Located in the east of the city, Cookies is a great bar that plays host to varying line-ups. Busiest nights are Tuesdays and Thursdays and there is also a great vegetarian restaurant upstairs.
Location: Friedrichstraße 158
Wild at Heart
Kati Annika says:
Wild at Heart
Wild at Heart is a great pick for those who love all things rock and punk. There is live music ranging from bands to DJs every night. It’s the place to go for a loud drink and good atmosphere.
Location: Wiener Str. 20
The Oscar Wilde
Carolín Ní Ghráinne says:
The Oscar Wilde, Friedrichstrasse
The Oscar Wilde is great Irish pub in Berlin. Here you will find locals and expats, as well as tourists enjoying a range of traditional Irish beers and home cooked food. It’s also a great place to watch sport as they have two big screens.
Location: Friedrichstraße 112A
Janine Mullett says:
Clarchens Ballhaus @ Auguststr 24
Clarchens Ballhaus dates back to 1913 when it opened as a dancehall. Despite the changing times this place is still as popular as ever with all age-groups. There are two ballrooms that still retain its vintage charm. You can take part in dancing from tango to swing, or you can just call in for some pizza.
Location: Auguststrasse 24
Eric Van Dijk says:
Favourite bar is the Amano.
The Amano Bar is set in stylish surroundings with a rooftop terrace. There’s a great drinks menu with some interesting cocktails on offer.
Location: Auguststraße 43
And many more...
Rebecca Gäng says:
Madame Claud & Kleine Reise, both in Kreuzberg.
Carla Vitale says:
It’s one under a bridge... Can’t remember the name!
So if you plan to travel to Berlin, make sure you sample some of these great suggestions for Berlin bars and nightlife for some great entertainment.