Podgoric nightlife

Podgorica: Nightlife and Clubs

Podgoric nightlife: less known than the seaside resorts of Montenegro, the capital Podgorica surprises with its unique and exciting atmosphere and a multitude of cafes and trendy nightclubs where you can drink and dance until late at night.

Podgoric nightlife

Unlike the most renowned tourist resorts of the Montenegro, among which the famous and lively Budva, Podgorica stands out for its relaxed character and for its mix between the Ottoman culture and the Soviet style of the socialist period of the buildings scattered around the city.

The capital of Montenegro is today a modern city with a rapidly developing nightlife. During the day, Podgorica is an excellent base for sightseeing trips in the surrounding area, like the one at Ostrog Monastery and Lake Scutari, or for a jump to the sea in one of the beautiful beaches of the Montenegrin coast. There are also numerous historical monuments in the city, like the Clock Tower and the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, the main church in the capital.

Although during the day it is a quiet city, at sundown, Podgorica's nightlife does not disappoint and is animated by numerous cafes, pubs and discos where you can party all night in the Montenegrin capital.

Podgoric nightlife by night
Podgorica at night

Much of Podgorica's nightlife takes place in cafes. During the summer, cafes with the best patios are the most popular places. These coffees also have beer, wine and sometimes alcohol on their menus. The cuisine is also delicious, with Italian and Turkish influences, and all at very cheap prices. In fact, compared to the tourist resorts of the coast, Podgorica is cheaper and you can taste local dishes and sip some good beer for a few euros. The nightlife of the capital of Montenegro is definitely low cost.

Nightlife Podgorica coffee
Podgoric nightlife: the cafes of the Montenegrin capital

While coffee is definitely the favorite drink during the week, on weekends Podgorica nights highlight a completely new side of the city. Stroll through the city center after dark and you will see local beers and fruity cocktails in the hands of patrons in every cafe and bar in the center.

In Podgorica there are numerous night clubs and outdoor bars, very popular during the summer season. These normally remain open until one in the morning, time when the crowd moves to Podgorica discos, mainly located in the basements in the city center. The clubs in the capital are more crowded on Friday and Saturday, but some are full during the week. One of the most important factors to determine before deciding on some disco is music. In fact, the nightlife of Podgorica is focused on popular music from the countries of the former Yugoslavia, usually difficult for foreigners to appreciate, which is why you should opt for some dance music club or EDM.

Nightlife Podgorica nightclubs
Podgorica discos

The neighborhoods of Podgorica and the nightlife

Although it is easy to find great places to drink throughout the city, Podgorica's nightlife is concentrated in some areas more popular than others.

Bokeška Street: this pretty street is lined with cafes, terraces and wonderful vegetation. During the summer, the courtyards quickly fill with locals meeting friends for drinks. This is by far one of the best places to enjoy the nightlife of Podgorica.

Vita notturna Podgorica Bokeška Street
Podgoric nightlife: Bokeška Street

Njegoseva Street: this is another great place to drink, with tons of bars next to each other. Here you will also find plenty of places where you can have a bite to eat late at night.

Nightlife Podgorica Njegoseva Street
Podgoric nightlife: Njegoseva Street

Most new and trendy coffees, instead, are located in the district of Vektra, the new part of the city. Modern design and relaxed atmosphere, combined with the art of Podgorica espresso, make this neighborhood ideal for an interesting experience.

Also around the Stadio di Podgorica there are a lot of great cafes and really cool bars. The stadium also sometimes hosts live music events, so be sure to check if there is any event scheduled.

Clubs and discos in Podgorica

District Club (5 19. Decembar, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open Friday and Saturday from 22.00 to 3.30.
Although small in size, District is one of the most famous discotheques in Podgorica. Always very well attended, the club is only open on weekends.

Nightlife Podgorica District Club
Podgoric nightlife: District Club

Mr Stefan Braun (Vaka Đurovića, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Definitely the most popular place to go disco in Podgorica, Mr Stefan Brown is a trendy club with house and dance music, frequented by young people and many beautiful Montenegrin girls.

Podgoric nightlife Mr Stefan Braun
Podgoric nightlife: Mr Stefan Braun

Culture Club Tarantino (Bokeška 6, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 7.00 to 1.00.
Located in one of the main bar streets of the city, Tarantino is one of the most popular Podgorica clubs, popular with both tourists and local youth. A trendy and alternative nightclub in the city center, furnished with an English telephone box and exposed brick walls. Doubling both in a bar and in a coffee shop, guests can revive themselves during the day with a good cappuccino or immerse themselves in the Podgorica nightlife listening to new and emerging musicians. The club promotes local music, art and other alternative events, and their parties are full of students drinking and dancing.

Nightlife Podgorica Culture Club Tarantino
Podgoric nightlife: Culture Club Tarantino

Imanje Knjaz (Mareza bb, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 24.00.
Located in a hotel just outside the center of the Montenegrin capital, this elegant restaurant, bars and clubs is a true reference for the Podgorica nightlife. Immersed in a welcoming and inviting context, with an opulent interior decor that gives the structure grandeur, the hotel restaurant is a culinary extravagance that aims to combine traditional Montenegrin cuisine with the international tastes of its guests and thus creates a wide range of dishes with Montenegrin influences, Serbian, German and Italian.

Open every weekend, the bar and the disco offer a glamorous evening of celebrations that begins with performances by local pop and folk groups and ends with the resident DJ who plays dance music all night. Worth a visit, especially in summer, when the party moves to the large terrace.

Vita notturna Podgorica Estate Knjaz
Podgoric nightlife: The Prince's Estate
Vita notturna Podgorica Estate Knjaz ragazze
Montenegrin girls at the Imanje Knjaz club, Podgorica

Greenwich (27 Njegoševa, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 3.00.
Another popular Podgorica club characterized by an exclusive and refined style and frequented by fashionable people and Montenegrin models.

Nightlife Podgorica Greenwich
Podgoric nightlife: Greenwich

Cheers Pub (Njegoseva 33, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 7.00 to 2.00.
Cozy club located in the center of Podgorica, where the party almost never stops. With live music, mostly rock, this discopub is furnished with wood and stone interiors and has a very informal atmosphere.

Nightlife Podgorica Cheers Pub
Podgoric nightlife: Cheers Pub

Ethno Jazz Club Sejdefa (10 Bulevar Stanka Dragojevića, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 2.00.
This Podgorica jazz club guarantees a unique experience for music lovers. With a relaxed atmosphere frequented by locals, this trendy club offers live jazz on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Try the wines and homemade rakija from the owner.

Nightlife Podgorica Ethno Jazz Club Sejdefa
Podgoric nightlife: Ethno Jazz Club Sejdefa

Zeppelin Lounge and Club (Njegoseva 46, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 3.00.
This is one of Podgorica's most popular disco bars. With a modern and trendy style, this bar is appreciated for its really cheap beers and their beautiful patio, where the beautiful people of the capital come to see and be seen.

Nightlife Podgorica Zeppelin Lounge and Club
Podgoric nightlife: Zeppelin Lounge and Club

Both bars and pubs in Podgorica

Café Berlin (24 Njegoševa, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 3.00.
Located in the city centre, Café Berlin is definitely one of the most popular nightlife spots in Podgorica. Its interior is full of antiques and paintings, the atmosphere is lively and there is always quality music that ranges from classic rock to contemporary pop-rock, with nice parties on the weekends. Frequented by an artistic crowd of students, actors and writers, Caffe Berlin is a beacon for the city's creative community, and remains a trendy place in the city center. This place is also a favorite of tourists who want to dive in Podgorica nightlife, since it is one of the few bars that stays open until late at night.

Nightlife Podgorica Café Berlin
Podgoric nightlife: Cafe berlin

Montenegro Cafe Pub (58 Njegoševa, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Located in the city center and with a pleasant atmosphere, this bar is the place to be if you want to listen to high quality rock and roll music and live performances by bands or DJs. This bar often hosts live rock, will e band alternative.

Nightlife Podgorica Montenegro Cafe Pub
Podgoric nightlife: Montenegro Cafe Pub

Buda Bar (Stanka Dragojevica, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 9.00 to 3.00.
This elegant bar in the center of Podgorica is a meeting point for students, tourists and locals. The bar has bright and elegant interiors decorated in Indian style and two separate gardens perfect for relaxing in the sun. Always popular due to its location near the park, the terrace of the Buda Bar is the ideal place to have a drink or party during the summer evenings. The club plays pop music until late at night and the dance floor is always crowded, while bartenders prepare some of the best cocktails in town. For a warm and sociable atmosphere with excellent cocktails and live music, Buda Bar is a must see.

Nightlife Podgorica Buda Bar
Podgoric nightlife: Buda Bar

La Cultura Gastro&Bar (26 Njegoševa, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 1.00.
Located in the city centre, The Gastro Culture & Bar is an excellent choice for spending a relaxing afternoon with friends in the internal garden, but at the same time it is the center of Podgorica's nightlife, especially on weekends, when live concerts are organized.

Nightlife Podgorica The Gastro Culture&Bar
Podgoric nightlife: The Gastro Culture&Bar

PG Akademija Piva (Moskovska 2-9, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 24.00.
If you love beer, you should definitely visit Akademija Piva, one of the best craft breweries in Podgorica. they 6 types of beer and excellent dishes, including the “black pizza”, 3 types of sausages and chicken with black sesame. To try!

Vita notturna Podgorica PG Academy of Beer
Podgoric nightlife: PG Beer Academy

Street Bar (132, 92 Bulevar Svetog Petra Cetinjskog, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 9.00 to 24.00.
This small and relaxing trendy bar has a surprisingly pleasant tree-lined outdoor terrace for a drink on summer evenings in Podgorica. Good cocktails and live music complete the offer of this place.

Nightlife Podgorica Street Bar
Podgoric nightlife: Street Bar

Hard Rock Cafè (Cetinjska 1, The Capital Plaza, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open Monday to Friday from 9.00 to 24.00, Saturday and Sunday from 10.00 to 24.00.
Goditevi panini, freshly prepared salads and local cuisine. Also ideal for an evening cocktail, Hard Rock Cafè in Podgorica is furnished with musical memorabilia and there is also a shop where you can buy Hard Rock souvenirs.

Nightlife Podgorica Hard Rock Cafè
Podgoric nightlife: Hard Rock Cafe

Restobar Štrudla (8-24 Bokeška, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open from Sunday to Thursday 8.00 to 1.00, Friday and Saturday from 8.00 to 3.00.
Created as a multimedia space, restaurant and club, Strudla is a place that offers quality services from morning coffee to evening jazz-rock concerts by foreign or local bands. The interior designer was inspired by the eclectic principle of mixing different design expressions in creating the authentic interior space, making Štrudla an ideal space for organizing concerts, exhibitions, literary meetings, small shows and other cultural events.

Podgoric Nightlife Restobar Strudla
Podgoric nightlife: Restobar Strudla

München Bierhaus (L3, Studentska, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 7.00 to 24.00.
This Podgorica brewery boasts a nice atmosphere, good beers, delicious German cuisine and rock music at night. Strongly recommend sausages, ribs or sandwiches.

Nightlife Podgorica Munchen Bierhaus
Podgoric nightlife: Munchen Bierhaus

Bar SHOOTka (Ulica Studentska lamela 8, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 9.00 to 24.00.
This relaxed bar is perfect for starting your evening in Podgorica with some shots and some good cocktails. Sometimes there is a DJ and live music.

Nightlife Podgorica Bar SHOOTka
Podgoric nightlife: Bar SHOOTka

St. Patrick Irish Pub (73 Slobode, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open Monday to Friday from 8.00 to 2.00, Saturdays from 10.00 to 2.00, Sunday from 16.00 to 2.00.
Located in the center of Podgorica, this Irish pub hosts live music with the local band. In addition to the excellent pub food and beer, here you can also taste local wines and grappas.

Nightlife Podgorica St. Patrick Irish Pub
Podgoric nightlife: St. Patrick Irish Pub

Scottish Pub McCloud (3 Hercegovačka, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open Monday to Saturday from 8.00 to 1.00, Sunday from 9.00 to 1.00.
McCloud is arguably the first and only true Scottish pub in town. Ideal for an evening of drinks with friends or to see some live sports.

Nightlife Podgorica Scottish Pub McCloud
Podgoric nightlife: Scottish Pub McCloud

Koala Caffe Bar (Studentska ulica br. 43, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open Monday to Saturday from 8.00 to 24.00, Sunday from 10.00 to 24.00.
This informal bar is a nice place to have a drink during your evening in Podgorica.

Nightlife Podgorica Koala Caffe Bar
Podgoric nightlife: Koala Caffe Bar

Klub Kulture Soba (6 Bokeška, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 7.00 to 1.00.
Located in the center of Podgorica, this quirky bar quickly gathered all the sympathies of the local inhabitants to become one of the few places where you can relax drinking coffee and conversing with friends and colleagues. Soba is designed as a multimedia space intended for the promotion of different types of art and culture. Exhibitions of paintings and photographs, literary promotions, film screenings, musical themed evenings are a permanent part of the programming. During the weekend and sometimes during the week, there is quality music from local and regional DJs. In addition to, there is also a library where you can find contemporary books, ancients, used and carefully preserved.

Vita notturna Podgorica Culture Club Room
Podgoric nightlife: Culture Club Room

Elit Restoran Bar (Šeika Zajeda bb, Podgorica) fb_icon_tiny
Open daily from 8.00 to 24.00.
Elit is an elegant restaurant in Podgorica which boasts a good variety of à la carte wines. Excellent for spending a romantic evening with some Montenegrin girl.

Nightlife Podgorica Elit Restaurant Bar
Podgoric nightlife: Elite Restaurant Bar

Map of clubs, of the pubs and bars of Podgorica

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