Nightlife Durres: city that knows how to have fun, with a variety of bars and discos, Durres offers a lively nightlife. Whether you're looking for a traditional Konak or a modern nightclub, this city in Albania has a good variety of options for a night of partying. Here is the guide to the best bars and clubs in Durres.
If you are looking for a party city, Durres is definitely the right place. Located on Albania , Durres offers a vibrant nightlife, with options for night time entertainment ranging from traditional taverns to modern nightclubs.
Whether you want to party til dawn or just enjoy an evening drink, Durres has something for everyone.
The seafront is the hub of Durres nightlife : a pedestrian area full of bars and restaurants that is filled with young people especially in the evening. The offer of night clubs in Durres is very wide . In addition to the lounge bars to enjoy excellent cocktails, there are several restaurants and discos that transform into dance floors to let loose all night long.
The nightlife of the Durres seafront is always in great turmoil : very crowded in the evening, the seafront hosts a row of nightclubs, bars, restaurants and the main discos of Durres . The restaurants in Durres offer pleasant fish-based menus, with an excellent quality/price ratio (dinner costs an average of 6-7 euros). Among the best restaurants in Durres we can mention the 2 Kitarrat and the Vertigo restaurant , which boasts an unparalleled panoramic view.
The restaurants and bars of Durres stay open until late at night and the streets of the city come alive until the early hours of the morning. Late at night, there are several large beach clubs along the coast that host live concerts by Albanian artists and DJ nights throughout the summer.
Clubs and discos in Durres
Durres also has some fantastic nightclubs that attract partygoers of all ages. These venues offer a wide range of music, from traditional Albanian music to modern electronic music. The Albanian clubbing experience combines beach clubs, discos and live concerts, and the parties last until the morning.
My Way Lounge Bar (Rruga e Dëshmorëve, Durres)
Open every day from 6.00 to 1.00.
My Way is one of the most popular nightclubs in Durres and still attracts a large number of party goers. The music is a mix of Albanian and international tunes and the atmosphere is lively and fun.
W The Club Durres (Rruga Taulantia, Durres)
W The Club is one of the most famous clubs in Durres . Absolutely not to be missed for a party night in this Albanian city.
Posh Lounge (Lagjia nr.1 rruga Taulantia Vollga, Durres)
Open every day from 8.00 to 2.00.
This nightclub in Durres is the best place for a drink and cool music with a spectacular view of the sea. Nice atmosphere, good music, amazing cocktails and courteous staff.
Peza Club Musik (Plepa Shkallnur, Durres)
Open daily from 10.00pm to 4.00am.
Peza Club is a nightclub in Durres, very popular with local youth. The music is predominantly of Albanian commercial genre.
Illyrian Garden (Lagjia 17, Rruga Dalip Peza, Pallati 14/1, Kati 14, Durres)
Open every day from 8.00 to 24.00.
With a spectacular panoramic view, friendly, helpful and smiling staff, Illyrian Garden is ideal for an aperitif and for a party evening in Durres, with excellent drinks at cheap prices. A great spot away from the busier bars and cafes on the street. The cocktails are very good, the decor is adorable and the view is great. Strongly recommended.
The bars and pubs of Durres
Even when it comes to bars, Durres offers plenty of options ranging from traditional Albanian taverns to trendy cocktail bars. Opt for Albanian taverns (konaks) if you want to experience traditional Albanian culture. These taverns are mostly small and cozy places that serve wine, local beer and traditional Albanian food. These places are frequented by locals who play live music and the atmosphere is warm and friendly. Great places not only to drink and eat but also to mingle and interact with the locals.
Durres is on the coast and has some of the most beautiful beaches in Albania. No wonder there are various beach bars. Most of these bars are open during the summer months and offer a unique nightlife experience.
Some of the best beach bars in Durres include the Sunset Beach Club (Rruga Taulantia, Lagjia 1, Durres), and the Miami Beach Bar (Golem, Durres), perfect for sipping a drink while watching the sunset over the sea.
If you are looking for a more sophisticated nightlife, Durres has some great trendy cocktail bars. These nightclubs offer a wide range of cocktails, beers and wines and often feature modern and stylish interiors. Here are some of the best bars in Durres :
The Saloon (L.1, Rruga Taulantia, Durres)
Open every day from 9.00 to 24.00.
The best bar in Durres , The Saloon offers the best beer and best food in town. The place is perfect for an evening with friends. The music selection is mostly from the 70s and 80s, and they have the best service and quality for snacks and tapas, and of course the best beer in town! Strongly recommended.
Gintoneria Cocktail Bar (Rruga Taulantia 1A, Durres)
Open every day from 7.00 to 24.00.
Gintoneria is one of the best cocktail bars in Durres . A very nice place with very good cocktails, refined environment and kind and competent staff who prepare the best cocktails in Albania.
The Wall (Rruga Grigor Durrsaku, Durres)
Open every day from 8.00 to 24.00.
When you are in Durres, visit The Wall pub, a nice and cheerful bar, carefully furnished inside and with a pleasant outdoor area, right in the centre. This bar is located near Bashkia next to the remains of the walls that used to surround the city. They have a good selection of snacks, food, beers, spirits and cocktails. Their live music nights are quite popular.
Vinum (st, Rruga Taulantia 1, Durres)
Open every day from 7.00 to 24.00.
With a nice location near the archaeological museum, Vinum offers the best selection of Albanian wines and more. Very well cared for, this wine bar in Durres offers a nice wine tasting, as well as good jazz music and good food. Highly recommended!
Oslo Lounge and Bar (Rruga Aleksander Goga, Durres)
Open daily from 6.30am to 11.30pm.
Bar Oslo is a relaxed bar where you can spend time with friends in a relaxing environment.
Ammos Beach Bar (Rinia, Durres)
Open every day from 7.30 to 23.30.
This beach bar located on the beach just outside Durres is one of the most popular nightclubs to spend a relaxing day by the sea and an evening drink.
SEMA (Sheshi Liria, Durres)
Open every day from 11.00 to 23.00.
Fine dining restaurant on the first floor overlooking the main square of the city. It is characterized by an efficient service, an elegant environment and absolutely reasonable prices. The dishes offered are mainly fish-based specialities.
Epidamn Restaurant & Garden (Blv. Epidamn, Durres Lagjia 3, Bulevardi Epidamn, Durres)
Open every day from 7.00 to 23.00.
This is a beautifully refurbished restaurant and bar that is also a hotel. They offer some tasty dishes albeit more expensive than most bars in Durres.
Aqua Lounge Bar & Restaurant (Rruga e Currilave, Durres)
An elegant restaurant and lounge bar in Durres. the environment is clean and very welcoming, while the food is excellent, well presented and at excellent prices.