Nightlife Ljubljana: Ljubljana is a great place for parties. The city has a booming nightlife and is home to an incredibly high number of local. One of the best things is that the Slovenian capital, given the small size, you will be able to visit most of the walking clubs. If you look for a young and beautiful city to Eastern Europe where doors launch yourself headlong drinking and dancing at a party, then look no further! Ljubljana is your place.
Small and lively, open and friendly, cheerful and romantic, We could go on and on listing the descriptions relating to the Slovenian capital. Ljubljana is considered a pearl of rare beauty, although still little known, located in the heart of Central Europe button. Maybe it will not have the size of other European capitals, but one can safely say that Ljubljana has nothing to envy the elder sisters.
The Slovenian capital is able to offer a considerable number of attractions, for all tastes and ages. Whether you are looking for a quiet guided tour of a historical site, like the famous Bridge of Dragons (Dragon Bridge), or a festive evening with friends, Ljubljana is certainly the city for you.
The Ljubljana nightlife it is also the liveliest in Slovenia: The city abounds in local, pub, clubs and festivals with live music.
The nightlife in Ljubljana is mainly concentrated near the historic center. The focal point is the famous square Prešeren Square, which it takes its name from one of the nation's central figures, the romantic poet France Preseren: a crossroads of streets that converge at the Triple Bridge. It will be hard to resist the temptation to come and taste some typical dishes in one of the many restaurants or at least sit and sip a coffee at one of its cafes.
If during the day they are used to serve food and coffee, in the evening, especially on the weekends, These local skin totally change: thanks to DJ performances, wild parties and together with rock and jazz clubs, Here there is much nightlife and parties where the music and fun are the masters.
Crossing the Triple Bridge (Three Bridges) There you will find along the river Ljubljanica, where you can spend pleasant evenings sipping a aperito at one of the many bars that fill the picturesque banks of the river.
For some years now a decisive role in Ljubljana night life was claimed by the wine bar, who were able to capture the tastes of customers a little more mature, who prefer to spend an evening in a quiet room while enjoying good wine.
The Slovenian capital is also home numerous festivals and cultural events throughout the year, as the well-known Ljubljana Festival, a fantastic event that lasts all summer showcasing the greatest musical artists, theater and dance, local and not. Other important festivals in Ljubljana should mention the festival Red Albe which takes place at the social center Metelkova during the month of March and the famous Film Festival (Ljubljana International Film Festival), the oldest in Europe, that instead it places during the month of November.
Many of the artistic of modern Ljubljana cultural events take place at one of the most famous European social centers, the famous Metelkova (Metelkova ulica 10, 1000 Ljubljana).
The history of Metelkova is very special. The place began as a military base of the Empire Austro-Hungarian Empire, then became a military center of the former Yugoslavia. With the fall of this last, the base was gradually abandoned by the military and veins occupied by various groups of activists, becoming a social and artistic center.
To be precise, in 1993 that the association of artists and intellectuals "Network for Metelkova" He occupied the northern part of this former barracks. The artists were busy in order to revive, through graffiti and interventions of restructuring, the old center.
In parallel set off the numerous initiatives inside and, During the years, Metelkova emerged as a veritable paradise of counterculture: therefore, If you are visiting Ljubljana, try to spend an evening in this important place of expression of alternative culture. From Thursday to Saturday, the neighborhood comes alive with festivities packed youth. Ljubljana I know well that this place is always very busy.
Clubs and nightclubs in Ljubljana
Klub Cirkus (Trg mladinskih delovnih brigad 7, Ljubljana)
Open from Wednesday to Saturday from 22.00 to 05.00.
If you look for an evening of the best contemporary music you're in the right place. Located in an old cinema, near a tobacconist, Cirkus is one of the most popular nightclubs in Ljubljana, where they usually perform well-known Slovenian and international DJs, and evenings with live music of all kinds. There are, however, rare events in 70's style, 80s and 90s music.
The nightclub has a huge private room upstairs, which you can only be accessed with a VIP pass, and from which you can enjoy views across the dance floor. The atmosphere is incredible, Therefore, do not be surprised and do not think you drank too much if you see walking or dancing or some clown cute dwarves. Come here if you want a party night in Ljubljana in the midst of so many people and let loose to the rhythm of great music.
Top Six Club (Tomšiceva ulica 2, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 23.00 to 5.00.
Born in 2012, Top Six Club is the highest in Ljubljana nightclub. Located on the sixth floor of Nama large warehouses, the club is reached thanks to a totally glass elevator, offering a view of the chateau. Both restaurant nightclub, The Top Six Club stands out due to its location, which offers its visitors a breathtaking view and a beautiful view of Ljubljana, but also for its luxurious interiors and stylish. You will then have dinner, enjoying the view of the city, then let loose and dance, at least in the summer months, the outdoor terrace. The club organizes evenings with famous national and international DJs. If you are a riceca elegant and exclusive nightclub in Ljubljana, This is the place.
Klub K4 (Kersnikova ulica 4, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open from Friday to Saturday from 23.00 to 5.00.
Klub K4 is one of the few clubs in the Slovenian capital to offer quality programs for the whole week. Active since 1989, this place has celebrated its 30 years of work claiming his place of honor among the most enduring and famous clubs in the world. Basis basis of Klub K4 is to overcome the limits of the conventional, throwing himself headlong into what are the trends and new music before they become popular. Thanks to this, Klub K4 has hosted many artists when they were not famous.
Of note is the so-called Saturday Rosa, a festival dedicated to people with homosexual orientation, that the club organizes once a month. If you are fond of electronic music and you find yourself in Ljubljana you can not miss what has been defined as the Mecca of electronic music.
Shooters Club (Nazorjeva 6a, Ljubljana)
Open from Tuesday to Thursday from 22.00 to 4.00, Friday and Saturday from 22.00 to 5.00.
With attractive waitresses, commercial music and rivers of alcohol shots, the Shooters Club is the place for a pre evening or to party in the Slovenian capital.
Parlament Pub (Šubiceva 1, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Saturday from 6.00 to 4.00, Sunday from 16.00 to 24.00.
An English-style pub, complete with shelves full of books and terrace, the Parlament Pub is known to the young people of Ljubljana and tourists for beer and cocktails at very affordable prices. Often there are offers on the type buy two get three. The place is frequented by young, especially college students. With its vivid international festivals which take place almost every night, it is a great place to start or end a night of partying in Ljubljana.
Cvetlicarna (Kranjceva ulica 20, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Friday and Saturday from 22.00 to 6.00.
Open since 2003, Cvetlicarna is one of the most famous clubs in Ljubljana which organizes DJ nights, musicians and singers of Slovenian and international scene. His fame has grown from so much transcend national boundaries, becoming a reference point for the whole of South-Eastern Europe. So if you are looking for a place to dance at in Ljubljana, maybe themed atmosphere, go to Cvetlicarna.
Orto bar (Grabloviceva 11000, Ljubljana)
Open from Thursday to Saturday from 21.00 to 5.00.
Opened in 1994, Garden Bar is the main rock club in Ljubljana and it offers entertainment with live rock music live on the first floor, while the ground floor is a bar with a pool table and other games. When there are no concerts, you can still enjoy the familiar theme music evenings. Highly recommended to all fans of rock music.
Klub 12 (Prusnikova 95, Ljubljana)
It located a few kilometers from the center, he Klub 12 Ljubljana is a nightclub that begins to crowd late at night, usually after 2.00. After all other Ljubljana clubs have closed down, people move here, to dance in the middle of Balkan-style. If you want to rock out in the morning in an underground environment, with an intriguing red lighting and Balkan music, Then you have come to the correct place.
Kino Šiška(Trg prekomorskih brigad 3, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open daily from 08.00 to 24.00.
For an alternative evening, head to the center of urban culture Kino Siska. Opened in 2009, you can define it as a kind of municipal community center, whose spaces are used for a number of events, music and art, on average 250 per year. This alternative center hosts musical performances by some of the most famous indie rock artists, electronic music, metal and other genres of modern music. There are also theater performances, Modern dance, experimental performances and exhibitions of artists of all kinds. The right place for a night alternative to Ljubljana.
CinCin Tobacna (Tržaška cesta 2, 1000 Ljubljana)
Aperto lunedì e martedì dalle 7.00 to 1.00, from Wednesday to Saturday from 7.00 to 3.00.
Housed in an old tobacco factory in Ljubljana, CinCin Tobacna It presents a chic industrial space with high ceilings and an absolutely gorgeous bar. During the warmer months, the outdoor space is just as attractive. Both inside and outside are periodically organized concerts dovre you can go wild and dance, everything in the air by lifting your glasses and screaming: “Cin Cin!”.
En Pub (Celovška cesta 150, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open from Sunday to Thursday 7.00 to 23.00, Friday from 19.00 to 6.00, Saturdays from 9.00 to 18.00.
If you want to experience the best of the legendary parties of Belgrade but is not in Serbia, then you can not not go to in Pub: one of the best options for a party Balkan style. Friday night they perform live bands and DJs playing a mix of Balkan and international hits music, while Saturday is reserved for bands and DJs to Serbs. If you are looking for a night in the name of Balkan music, to boogie until dawn, Then you have come to the correct place.
Franci Na Balanci (Vodnikova cesta 155, Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Wednesday 8.00 to 24.00, Thursday from 8.00 to 3.00, Friday and Saturday from 8.00 to 5.00, Sunday from 8.00 to 18.00.
If you are seeking the authentic atmosphere of Night life typical of Ljubljana, you should visit the Franci Na balanci: a typical pub with 18 years of tradition and a large selection of beers from all over the world. The friendly service and relaxed atmosphere. Over the weekend the place comes alive with mixed music every Friday and Saturday, mostly Slovenian, as well as pop, rock and ex yugo until the wee hours of the morning. A club where all generations come together and have fun without brakes.
Jet Bar (Šubiceva ulica 1, 1000 Ljubljana)
Aperto lunedì e martedì dalle 7.00 to 1.00, da mercoledì a venerdì dalle 7.00 to 4.00, Saturdays from 16.00 to 4.00.
In these years Jet Bar has managed to establish itself as one of the most popular disco bar in Ljubljana. As the name suggests, the place aims to celebrate the aviation theme, beginning with her interior furnishings. The place is full of items related infatto all'aereonautica, complete with propellers on the walls that make particularly pleasant place. There is the option to sit outside and often are organized theme parties or otherwise in the name of live music with musicians and DJs on weekends.
Playa (Šmartinska cesta 152, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Wednesday 8.00 to 24.00, from Thursday to Saturday from 8.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 23.00.
This stylish bar is part of the BTC shopping center and he has quickly gained notoriety thanks to the fact of being counted among the owners one of the most famous pop star in Slovenia, Jan Plestenjak. The theme nights, music are on the agenda. Here you will be able to party and dance in the company of Slovenian artists and stars of international level.
The bars and pubs in Ljubljana
Cutty Sark Pub (Knafljev prehod 1, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Wednesday 8.00 to 1.00, from Thursday to Saturday from 8.00 to 3.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 1.00.
Located in the city centre, next to the famous Prešeren Trg, Cutty Sark has been able over time to become one of the largest pub in Ljubljana British-style. Like any pub respecting the Cutty Sark Pub offers sandwiches, pizzas, and a remarkable variety of ales, Irish and excellent Slovenian, and of course football matches. However, The real strength is its international clientele.
Much appreciated, much to tourists and by locals, Thanks to its international vocation, this bar is now a focal point for the gathering of people from every country. Here you can also take part in an evening of live music and DJs. In warmer months, there is also a large outdoor terrace, ideal to start the night with a few drinks before dancing at some nightclub in Ljubljana.
Gig (Mala ulica 5, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday through Thursday from 7.00 to 24.00, Friday from 7.00 to 3.00, Saturdays from 9.00 to 3.00.
A few minutes walk from Preseren Square, this sleek and modern bar is exactly what the city needs. Featuring exposed brick interior, It has a solid selection of craft beers and spirits, in addition to the always popular snacks and meals from classic pub. In its menu you can find local specialties and, in addition to, There is an open terrace, which hosts live music events with local bands and DJs.
Acapulco Lounge (Vodnikova 155, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to marcoledì from 7.00 to 20.00, Thursday and Friday from 7.00 to 1.00, Saturdays from 8.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 8.00 to 22.00.
Acapulco is a lounge bar in Ljubljana which it is distinguished by its sophisticated and elegant atmosphere, where a pleasant evening. Acapulco Lounge has been the subject of a recent renovation that has turned him into one of the finest places in circulation. Excellent both the personal as the cocktails and many beautiful Slovenian girls.
As Aperitivo (Štefanova ulica 1, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open from Sunday to Thursday 10.00 to 01.00, Friday and Saturday from 10.00 to 2.00.
the Appetizer It has once again raised the order to import from Italy, especially from Milan, the habit in the company enjoy a good drink after a long day at work.
Here you will have the opportunity to taste a bit of Italy: Bellini, Prosecco and Aperol Spritz, artisan bread sticks, San Daniele ham, bread, olive, crispy fries and a relaxed atmosphere will accompany you in this wonderful experience. This bar has the merit of having made known to lubianensi as the tradition of Italian. In addition to, there is always excellent background music, numerous events and festivals. THE place for a aperitif in Ljubljana and meet new people.
Captain’s Cabin (Kljucavnicarska ulica 5,1000 Ljubljana)
Open daily from 12.00 to 3.00.
Captain’s Cabin It is a lively pirate themed bar located in the heart of Ljubljana. With a very catchy name, the bar can offer its customers a wide range of beers, although its flagship are the cocktails. Every now and then there are held evenings with live music or karaoke. A great place to start or end an evening of nightlife.
Pritlicje (Mestni trg 2, Ljubljana)
Open from Sunday to Wednesday 09.00 to 01.00, from Thursday to Saturday from 09.00 to 03.00.
It located in the center of Ljubljana as many bars, right next to the town hall, Pritlicje has a changing nature. I am meeting point for many male and female students, You play the role of the local bars and café during the day, during which you can enjoy the best sandwiches in between, and immerse yourself in some adventure comic. Yes, it's incredible, but Pritlicje is also a fabulous comic book store, but there's more, because often it hosts lectures and public debates on social and cultural phenomena of the moment. The 21 March, to celebrate World Poetry Day, The bar has a day dedicated to reading poetry.
But if it's nightlife you're looking for do not worry: during the evening, Pritkicje changes life to become one of the hottest clubs in town, offering evenings of electronic music, with various DJs and concerts.
Patrick’s Irish Pub(Precna ulica 6 1000 Ljubjana)
Open Tuesday through Saturday from 17.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 17.00 to 24.00.
Patrick's Irish Pub is a traditional Irish pub can offer its customers a wide range of beers, from both international and local breweries. The place deserves to be mentioned as it offers a wide range of typical dishes of Irish and British pubs. The place organizes several events, including Irish music concerts, quizzes and of course the inevitable evenings dedicated to football and sports broadcast on the big screen.
Pivnica Union(Pivovarniška ulica 2, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday through Thursday from 11.00 to 24.00, Friday from 11.00 to 1.00, Saturdays from 12.00 to 24.00.
When we speak of Pivnica Union we are not talking about a simple pub, but one of the oldest breweries across Ljubljana. Here you can choose from a wide selection of beers, perhaps accompanied by a dish to accompany the precious nectar, as roasts and goulash, in addition to the possibility of a guided tour in the brewery to the discovery of the beloved bevanta manufacturing methods. For the tour is reserved in advance.
Prulcek Bar (Prijateljeva ulica 2, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open daily from 8.00 to 2.00.
This Ljubljana jazz bar offers a musical offering, dedicating each day of the week to a specific genre of music according to a definite pattern. From classical music every Monday, to pop up the Friday night music. The decor is innovative and is based on the principle of recycling and the beer selection is one of the best in town.
Opera Bar (Cankarjeva 12, Ljubljana)
Open Monday through Thursday from 7.00 to 3.00, Friday and Saturday from 7.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 10.00 to 21.00.
A bar artistic soul who has become a meeting place of many local artists and intellectuals. Decorated in a modern and sober style, Opera Bar It offers an excellent selection of wines, Champagne, cocktails e cognac.
Šuklje Wine Bar (Breg 10, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday through Thursday from 9.00 to 24.00, Friday and Saturday from 9.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 23.00.
It located in a beautifully restored building on the river Ljubljanica, Šuklje It is a wine bar that exudes charm and sophistication, with a highly professional service that caters to all, by connoisseurs to those who are entering the world of wine tasting. The interior is particularly elegant. You can sit under the vaulted ceilings white or on the pleasant terrace in the warm seasons, and choose from over 300 different wines from Slovenia and abroad. There is also a monthly menu of about 30 Special wines and tasting events for those who are interested in discovering the culture of wine.
Daktari (Krekov trg 7, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Friday from 7.30 to 1.00, Saturdays from 8.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 24.00.
Located next to the puppet theater and the cable car leading to the Castle, Doctor It is a pleasant place that will attract customers of all ages. The interior of the bar exude a charm that is a rarity these days: antique furniture restored, bookshelves, a piano in the corner and a stage that is occasionally used for live music events, jam session, Teatro, cabaret and an eclectic mix of cultural events. If you enjoy live music, concerts jam, cabaret and other cultural events, This is the place for you.
Krakovc (MKrakovski nasip 12, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 1.00, Saturday and Sunday from 8.00 to 1.00.
Lovely riverside bar where you can find peace and coolness on a hot summer evening with one or more of the best international beers on offer. Every two months are organized art exhibitions of fascinating works of art by local artists.
Argentino Caffe Club & Lounge Bar (Šmartinska cesta 152, Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Saturday from 8.00 to 23.00.
With around 1000 square meters consisting of a huge garden, this restaurant and bar built in the style of a typical hacienda Argentina, It can be comfortable for up to 400 people. Staff, dress strictly with the traditional Argentinean costumes, He is ready to serve traditional Argentinean dishes. The restaurant is equipped with a cafeteria and lounge bar which is used to regularly attract a crowd of people. Sit next to the roaring fire with a glass in one hand and a cigar, Full Argentinian style.
Corner Pub (Tržaška cesta 19, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open Monday through Thursday from 6.30 to 24.00, Friday from 6.30 to 1.00, Saturdays from 8.00 to 1.00.
Pub in full British style, The Corner Pub is characterized by professionalism, the kindness and the friendliness of its staff. With well dicionno years of experience, a choice that exceeds forty beers, a projector always ready to broadcast major sporting events, especially those football, It is among the best British pub in Ljubljana.
Fétiche (Cankarjevo nabrežje 25, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open daily from 9.00 to 1.00.
Located along the river of Ljubljana, Fetish Bar It is an obscure cocktail bar, placed on two levels, complete with everything a cocktail bar should own. The furniture has the classic retro charm and is a must to observe the huge spherical mirror. Here you will find the menu of cocktails and alcoholic broader city, All are made using only premium spirits and fresh fruit. Outside there are also seats near the river and a pastry in the French style next.
Gas Station (Savska cesta 5, Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Saturday from 7.00 to 24.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 23.00.
Located outside the center of Ljubljana, This American-style bar 50s certainly worth a visit if only for the fact that you can sit on a real car Fifties. The whole bar is furnished with automotive memorabilia, old gas pumps and even a vintage motorcycles at the window.
Kolibri Cocktail Bar (Židovska steza 2, 1000 Ljubljana)
Open daily from 19.00 to 1.00.
Located in one of the oldest parts of the city, Hummingbird, with its counter in pharmacy from ancient style, It makes an elegant tribute to the area's traditional distillation. Old recipes for tinctures, bitters and herbal remedies, They inspired the famous cocktail, but also sweets and homemade infusions, that this place offers visitors. Among the most popular cocktails are the Clever Club, made with tequila, Egg whites and raspberries, and also the San James Gate, It composed of dark rum and a Guinness tip. The staff is highly trained and proud of prepared bevante. With live music on weekends, This unique and increasingly popular place certainly deserves a visit.
Pivnica Lajbah (Grudnovo nabrežje 15, Ljubljana)
Open daily from 11.00 to 24.00.
With a riverside, this brewery in Ljubljana offers excellent craft beers. The choice includes well 16 craft beers on tap to which are added 130 beers, Slovenian and international, bottled. Monthly they are used to organize an event with some of the best craft breweries around the world, where you will have the privilege to enjoy their precious beers. Finally it should be said that the Pivnica Lajbah certainly is not limited to beer, since it offers daily brunch and organizes musical events with DJs and groups of singers and musicians.
Sax Pub (Eipprova ulica 7, Ljubljana)
Open daily from 9.00 to 1.00.
This nightclub, whose graffiti are the hallmark, It is now a nightlife legend of Ljubljana. The Sax Pub comes from a country house to a great aunt bequeathed to his nephew. This, in a short time, He turned it into a hotel and into a successful pub. The pub features photographs of the great figures of jazz on the walls and is usually attended by music lovers. Here you will find music evenings, events with jazz band or individual.
Lepa Žoga (Celovška cesta 43, Ljubljana)
Open Monday to Friday from 7.00 to 24.00, Saturday and Sunday from 9.00 to 24.00.
Located a few minutes walk from the city center, near the Tivoli park, beautiful beat It is the best place to watch a football game on the big screen with a cold beer in hand. For years, this is the most popular bar in Ljubljana for football fans. The back has a large atrium where they are typically hosted small festivals, live concerts and DJ sets.