Granada nightlife

Granada: nightlife and clubs

Nightlife Granada: World famous university city, Granada is a pole of attraction for a large number of students and offers a very eclectic mix of discos and night clubs. From electronics, to pop, to rock music; in Spanish, English and Irish bars, you will always find a place to suit your musical taste or party spirit.

Granada nightlife

There is no doubt that Granada's nightlife is one of the best in Andalucia . Animated by the thousands of university students who live in the city, the nights of Granada are always very lively and pervaded by a euphoric and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Here you will find many young people and many parties every day of the week, as well as night clubs of all kinds.

The lively and fun Granada nightlife comes on after 11pm and ends well after dawn . Live music venues, discos, cocktail bars, frequented by university students, tourists and locals. Nightlife in Spain starts late, so don't be surprised if you arrive at the club at midnight and are the only ones there. You are in Spain , before going to the disco, enjoy the bars and pubs of Granada.

Nightlife Granada discos
Granada's discos and nightlife

The local custom is to start the evening with a tapas dinner . There are many bars in Granada that offer free tapas when you order a drink. Check the offers on the blackboards displayed outside the bars. One of the best areas to try good tapas is Plaza Nueva , near the cathedral, a lively and popular square located in the heart of the city.

Later, the party continues in the disco bars in the center or in the big discos and afterhours around Granada, ending around 8 in the morning on weekends.

The districts of Granada and the nightlife

Plaza Nueva and Calle Elvira
This area attracts a little more adult crowd, thanks to the presence of many restaurants and tapas bars. Calle Elvira , on the other hand, is home to numerous Arabic-style tea rooms, as well as numerous bars and pubs for livelier young people, where you can dance to commercial hits or music ranging from rock to jazz. There are often offers on drinks or free admissions to attract as many people as possible. The ideal place to move and party from one bar to another.

Nightlife Granada Calle Elvira
Granada nightlife: Calle Elvira

Pedro Antonio de Alarcón
One of the most modern areas of the city and the center of the student nightlife of Granada . Calle Pedro Antonio is a street lined with bars and nightclubs frequented mainly by students due to the very cheap prices of the drinks. If you're on a tight budget, you can drink and party here for half as much as in the more touristic areas of Granada. The atmosphere is very informal and there is a wide range of bars, discos and night clubs of all kinds, always very crowded.

Also, near this area you can find the “Botellodromo” , an area where students gather to drink before going to dance. Here you can bring your own bottles and drink without spending too much money. However, be careful because if you leave your alcohol bottles or glasses on the floor, the police could give you a fine.

Granada's oldest, largest and most iconic neighborhood rises high above the rest of the city to face the grand palace of the Alhambra. During the day, the narrow alleys bustle with tourists, while at night the area is quite quiet and offers a good offer of tapas bars that are very popular with the locals.

Nightlife Granada Albaicin
Granada nightlife: Albaicin

Plaza de Toro
Plaza de Toro is another hotspot for Granada's nightlife . Here, under the stands of the Corrida, there are dozens of pubs and nightclubs of all kinds and offering the most disparate musical genres. These places are frequented by a more mature clientele.

Nightlife Granada Plaza de Toro
Granada nightlife: Plaza de Toro

Campo del Príncipe
In this square in Granada there are many restaurants with outdoor terraces. One of the most charming areas of the city and perfect for a romantic dinner in Granada. There are also numerous Spanish bars and a mix of English and Irish pubs which give the area an international feel.

Nightlife Granada Campo del Príncipe
Nightlife Granada: Campo del Príncipe

Clubs and discos in Granada

Mae West fb_icon_tiny
(Centro Comercial Neptuno, C / Arabial, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 15.30 to 6.00, Friday and Saturday from 15.30 to 7.00.
Located inside the Neptuno shopping center , Mae West is one of the most famous nightclubs in Granada . Lots of commercial music in this club spread over two floors and three rooms with different decorations and musical styles. Molly Malone offers a more relaxed environment and music ranging from 70s hits to the present day, Havana Bribon caters to lovers of Caribbean culture with Latin music, salsa, bachata, merengue and live performances, while Mae West is the track main ballroom, similar to a two-story theater, with a central stage on which concerts take place. There is also a large and spectacular terrace with a calmer atmosphere. The various performances and shows with international DJs make this nightclub one of the best destinations for nightlife in Granada .

Nightlife Granada Mae West
Granada nightlife: Mae West
Nightlife Granada Mae West girls
Mae West, Granada

The Back Room fb_icon_tiny
(8 Calle José Luis Pérez Pujadas, Granada) Open Friday and Saturday from 11.45pm to 7.00am.
With a varied and high quality programming, Back Room has carved out a place among the best nightclubs in Granada . The club stands out for its avant-garde design: its entrance already surprises with some frames that act as an entrance with colors that change according to the rhythm of the music. Inside there is a large dance floor and an elevated area where the DJ is and which is also used as the main stage. Recommended for a party night in Granada.

Nightlife Granada The Back Room
Granada nightlife: The Back Room

Ganivet Pub fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Ángel Ganivet, 13, Granada) Open every day from 15.30 to 4.00.
At the end of San Matias Street is Ganivet , a very popular trendy club for themed parties that take place every Wednesday.

Nightlife Granada Ganivet
Granada nightlife: Ganivet
Nightlife Granada Ganivet beautiful girls
beautiful Spanish girls at the Ganivet nightclub in Granada

Grand Teatrofb_icon_tiny
(Calle de la Cárcel Baja 10, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 4.00 pm to 6.00 am, Friday and Saturday from 3.00 pm to 7.00 am.
Located in the old theater of the city and once called by the name of Granada 10, this club has a long history and is now one of the most famous nightclubs in Granada . Grand Teatro is an exclusive nightclub, where the modernity of its structures and its history give rise to a unique and elegant decoration, which offers the best in the organization of special events, monologues, shows, concerts and themed parties. There is also a flamenco show every day that blends the best of Alhambra city song, dance and guitar.

Nightlife Granada Grand Teatro
Granada nightlife: Grand Theater

Sala VGE fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Duquesa, 37, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 0.00 to 6.00, Friday and Saturday from 0.00 to 7.00.
With two completely different dance floors, this Granada nightclub attracts hordes of university students thanks to the atmosphere and the quality of the music played. On the first dance floor, more dance melodies play, while on the second, Techno and minimal house lovers will be delighted by the melodies played by the best DJs.

Nightlife Granada Sala VGE
Granada nightlife: VGE room

El Camborio fb_icon_tiny
(Camino del Sacromonte, 47, Granada) Open Friday and Saturday from 16.00 to 7.00, Sunday from 16.00 to 21.00.
Located inside a cave in the Sacromonte district, El Camborio is an elegant and refined nightclub, crowded mainly by international students. You can dance in the various dance floors created in the caves that compose it or relax in the company of friends sipping a cocktail. The terrace offers an incredible panoramic view of the Alhambra from the top floor garden just off the dance floor. The music ranges from Spanish pop to hip hop rhythms. Certainly one of the most traditional nightclubs in Granada.

Nightlife Granada El Camborio
Granada nightlife: El Camborio

Aliatar Discotheque fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Recogidas, 2, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 4.00 pm to 6.00 am, Friday and Saturday from 4.00 pm to 7.00 am.
Located in a historic building in the heart of Granada, the Aliatar nightclub was once an old cinema and now stands as a reference point for the city's nightlife. During the day, there are events and festivals, while at night it turns into the hottest place to drink in the surrounding area. The nightclub boasts a top-floor dance area lit by fluorescent lights, perfect for those looking for late-night entertainment.

Granada Aliatar nightlife
Granada nightlife: Aliatar

Quilombo fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Dr. Guirao Gea, 1, Granada) Open Wednesday to Saturday from 0.00 to 7.00.
A small but quaint disco bar, hidden in the Realejo neighborhood, Quilombo is a popular and welcoming place that hosts various DJs from all over Europe, with music ranging from house to techno. The drink list includes a range of delicious cocktails, beers and wines perfect to start the evening.

Nightlife Granada Quilombo
Granada nightlife: Quilombo

Sala Prince fb_icon_tiny
(Campo del Príncipe, 7, Granada) One of the most popular clubs in Granada , Sala Prince is a multipurpose nightclub that hosts concerts and cultural events.

Nightlife Granada Sala Prince
Granada nightlife: Prince room

(Calle moras 4, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 15.30 to 2.00, Friday and Saturday from 15.30 to 3.00.
This lively disco bar offers evenings with live music and some of the best cocktails in Granada.

Nightlife Granada Sarao
Granada nightlife: Sarao

Sala El Tren fb_icon_tiny
(Ctra. De Málaga, 136, Granada) Open Friday and Saturday from 21.00 to 7.00.
Open since 2002, Sala El Tren is a huge nightclub located outside the center of Granada . The club is renowned for its sound system and for its high quality international live concerts and DJ sets. The club also plays reggae and dub and the entrance ticket costs only 10 euros, including drinks. A club for all fans of rock, metal, hip hop and electronica.

Nightlife Granada Sala El Tren
Granada nightlife: Sala El Tren

Planta Baja fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Horno de Abad, 11, Granada) An alternative bar and concert venue well known among indie music lovers and a great place to experience the nightlife in Granada . Open only on weekends, this independent sound mecca hosts concerts with all kinds of national and international groups, as well as festivals, theater productions, exhibitions and cultural events. With its ever-growing popularity, Planta Baja welcomes a very diverse crowd and hosts some of the best DJs. Head upstairs for relaxing lounge vibes, or head downstairs for some hip hop and funk.

Nightlife Granada Planta Baja
Granada nightlife: Planta Baja

Industrial Copera fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Desmond Tutu, Granada) Located on the outskirts of the city, Industrial Copera is another classic of Granada's nightlife . A huge disco where you can dance to the rhythm of the latest electronic and house music hits. They also organize some of the best concerts and DJ sets in Granada, with the biggest names in electronic music.

Nightlife Granada Industrial Copera
Granada nightlife: Industrial Copera

Boogaclub fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Sta. Bárbara, 3, Granada) Hip hop music, jazz reggae in this lively Granada club open until 7am. The club hosts numerous live music events and weekly flamenco shows. Although small, the Booga is one of the most loved clubs by the locals.

Nightlife Granada Boogaclub
Granada nightlife: Boogaclub

Granero Pub fb_icon_tiny
(Plaza Isabel la Católica, 2, Granada) Open Monday to Thursday from 16.00 to 6.00, Friday and Saturday from 16.00 to 7.00.
Located in the Isabel La Catolica square where the statue of Columbus is located, El Granero is an always crowded disco bar that offers evenings with house music.

Nightlife Granada Granero Pub
Granada nightlife: Granero Pub

The bars and pubs of Granada

Pata Palo fb_icon_tiny
(Calle de los Naranjos, 2, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 22.00 to 3.00, Friday and Saturday from 22.00 to 4.00.
Pata Palo is a small bar where salsa and reggae play and is a great place to dance before moving on to one of the next clubs. The place doesn't really start to fill up until after midnight, while late at night it can get very busy until closing time. Admission is free.

Nightlife Granada Pata Palo
Granada nightlife: Pata Palo

Chupitería 69 fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Sócrates, 12, Granada) This bar is very popular with Granada's university students. The drink menu focuses on alcoholic shots, divided by alcohol content from "soave" to "fuerte", which cost 1 euro each and are accompanied by vouchers that can be accumulated to win one of the loyalty awards. A good place to start your party night in Granada.

Nightlife Granada Chupitería 69
Granada nightlife: Chupitería 69

(Calle moras 2, Granada) Open from Sunday to Thursday from 16.00 to 2.00, Friday and Saturday from 16.00 to 3.00.
Located next to Sarao, Paripè is a trendy cocktail bar that has become famous for its spectacular cocktail presentations. Like the “Oopa Zombie” , whose blend of flames and cinnamon made it the most popular. The cocktail menu changes constantly and adapts to the climate of the city, with always new products and new blends. The right place to enjoy a good signature drink.

Nightlife Granada Paripe
Granada nightlife: Paripe
Nightlife Granada Paripe Spanish girls
Paripe, Granada

Entresuelo fb_icon_tiny
(Plaza de San Agustín, 2, Granada) This decidedly bohemian pub is a great alternative venue hosting live music, DJs, exhibitions and film presentations. With a relaxed atmosphere, it's a great place to hang out with friends over great drinks and dance to some music, mainly rock, reggae and ska, on the dance floor in the back. One of the most relaxed bars in Granada.

Nightlife Granada Entresuelo
Granada nightlife: Entresuelo

LemonRock Bar & hostel fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Montalbán, 6, Granada) Open every day.
Housed in a 17th century stately home, LemonRock is the bar of the hostel of the same name. Good food, party nights, concerts and lots of people.

Granada nightlife LemonRock Bar & hostel
Granada nightlife: LemonRock Bar & hostel

Loop Bar & Records fb_icon_tiny
(Calle San Matías, 8, Granada) Open Monday to Thursday from 20.00 to 2.00, Friday and Saturday from 17.00 to 3.00, Sunday from 17.00 to 2.00.
This café-bar is surrounded by indie rock and vinyl records. Grab a beer, browse their extensive collection and take home an album as a souvenir.

Nightlife Granada Loop Bar & Records
Granada Nightlife: Loop Bar & Records

La Tertulia fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Pintor López Mezquita, 3, Granada) Open Tuesday to Sunday from 7.00pm to 2.00am.
A very popular bar that organizes numerous events, including concerts, book presentations, photographic exhibitions and readings.

Nightlife Granada La Tertulia
Granada nightlife: La Tertulia

Bodegas Castaneda fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Almireceros, 1, Granada) Open every day from 12.00 to 1.00.
This traditional Spanish bar is ideally located right on Gran Vía and Calle Elvira, and is locally famous for its fantastic wines and free tapas. At one point, Bodegas Castaneda was split into two bars, with one on each street it intersects. Choose the side on Calle Almireceros if you want a more traditional decor. Popular with tourists and locals alike, this bar serves generous portions of food and offers drinks from huge wall-mounted barrels. A friendly and authentic Spanish environment, guests can relax at Bodegas Castaneda day and night, tasting wine or delicious tapas.

Nightlife Granada Bodegas Castaneda
Granada nightlife: Bodegas Castaneda

La Estrella Pub fb_icon_tiny
(Cuchilleros 6, Granada) Open Sunday to Thursday from 10.30pm to 3.00am, Friday and Saturday from 10.30pm to 4.00am.
Popular pub in the center of Granada, always very populated by local young people.

Nightlife Granada Pub La Estrella
Nightlife Granada: Pub La Estrella

Pilar del Toro fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Hospital de Sta. Ana, 12, Granada) Open every day from 9.00 to 24.00.
A very nice, although not cheap place, ideal for relaxing and where you can also have a good cup of coffee, is the Pilar del Toro. Established in 1799 and located in a beautiful rustic courtyard, this place is also a typical restaurant and you can also listen to all kinds of music.

Nightlife Granada Pilar del Toro
Granada nightlife: Pilar del Toro

Huerto del Loro fb_icon_tiny
(Calle Cuesta de la Churra, 4, Granada) Open Tuesday to Saturday from 20.00 to 2.00, Sunday from 20.00 to 1.00.
El Huerto del Loro is a pleasant and original place with a beautiful terrace. Perched on the hill below the Alhambra, this bar is located behind the church of Santa Ana. It is a lovely place with a beautiful terrace and wonderful views. Sit back, relax and watch the sunset over the rooftops of Granada.

Nightlife Granada Huerto del Loro
Nightlife Granada: Huerto del Loro

Flamenco shows in Granada

Peña La Platería fb_icon_tiny
(Placeta de Toqueros, 7, Granada) Open Tuesday to Saturday from 13.00 to 24.00.
Popular flamenco bar located in the Albayzín district, which hosts performances by local artists.

Nightlife Granada Pena La Plateria
Granada nightlife: Pena La Plateria

Le Chien Andalou fb_icon_tiny
(Carrera del Darro, 7, Granada) Open from Sunday to Friday from 12.00 to 2.00, Saturdays from 12.00 to 2.00.
Le Chien Andalou is a small ancient cave that now serves as a flamenco bar. This place is home to some of the best local artists. The bar opens half an hour before show time, so don't worry if the place looks abandoned in the early evening.

Nightlife Granada Le Chien Andalou
Granada nightlife: Le Chien Andalou

Cuevas Los Tarantos fb_icon_tiny
(Camino del Sacromonte, 9, Granada) Open every day from 12.00 to 2.00.
Located in the Sacromonte caves, this charming place offers a dinner combined with a flamenco show. To find fewer tourists, come to the midnight show.

Nightlife Granada Cuevas Los Tarantos
Granada nightlife: Cuevas Los Tarantos

Map of clubs, pubs and bars in Granada