Nightlife Rovinj: Even if the nightlife of Rovinj is not the most exciting in Croatia, the historic center of the city is full of bars where you can go out in the evening, sip cocktails and wine while enjoying the atmosphere of Croatian summer nights. Here is the complete guide to the best bars and clubs in Rovinj.
The Croatian city of Rovinj is located in the province of Istria, and its old town is particularly picturesque and therefore a popular tourist attraction. It's important to note that Rovinj isn't the place to go for wild nightlife like Pag , but if you like a moderate and entertaining nightlife it's fine.
Located about 40 minutes by car from Pula airport, Rovinj is home to a simply impressive old town of narrow winding streets. Rovinj's nightlife is sophisticated , with many excellent restaurants and wine bars.
If you like live music, check out what they play in the city's many terraced bars and restaurants, especially in the historic centre. Rovinj also has a number of Istrian-style cocktails in its bars. In Rovinj, the Franciscan monastery hosts classical music concerts for those who want a quiet evening.
In the summer, Rovinj has a wide range of entertainment options including casinos, discos and bars, and in the summer the whole city is buzzing with young people. The popular outdoor summer festival takes place on the last weekend of August with live music on multiple stages, a large late night fireworks display, local food, candy stalls and drinks.
The cafes and bars overlooking the northwestern end of Rovinj's harbor are perfect for enjoying the sunset, while after dark, the best places for your Rovinj bar crawl are located in the narrow streets around the corner from Obala Alda Rismondo and in the narrow streets of Joakima Rakovka near the port.
After 22.00, join the Rovinj pub crawl to party with other travelers and visit the best bars and clubs in Rovinj . You will spend a night drinking, playing and enjoying a great Rovinj party and you will become an expert of the local nightlife.
If, on the other hand, you are looking for a wilder nightlife and with a greater choice of discos, head to nearby Porec or Umag.
Clubs and discos in Rovinj
Steel Club (Ul. Vijenac Braće Lorenzetto 17, Rovinj)
Open Friday and Saturday from 10pm to 5am.
Open since 2018, Steel Club is the best nightclub in Rovinj and one of the favorite attractions for revelers who come to the city. Here you will also find musical concerts and evenings with famous DJs, with music ranging from house and techno to Latin, rock, pop and hip-hop, depending on the event.
Steel Club has a great atmosphere with plenty of room to dance. Definitely the best option for a party night in Rovinj.
Labirint Klub (Put-Strada Valsaresi 3, Rovinj)
Open Friday and Saturday from 11pm to 5am.
Labirint Klub is a popular nightclub in Rovinj that attracts both locals and tourists, in a gay-friendly environment.
Rovinj's bars and pubs
Mediterraneo Bar (Ul. Sv. Križa 24, Rovinj)
Open every day from 11.00 to 24.00.
Open only from April to October, Mediterraneo Bar is the best bar in Rovinj . This unique bar boasts a great seaside location and stunning sunset views. The seating is combined chairs and cushions handmade on sea rocks.
Night lighting further enhances the cozy and romantic atmosphere. The staff is very friendly, the atmosphere is romantic, the sunsets are beautiful, the drink menu is extensive and the prices are not too high.
Valentino Bar (Ul. Sv. Križa 28, Rovinj)
Open every day from 18.00 to 24.00.
The Valentino Cocktail & Champagne Bar is a fantastic bar in Rovinj located in a fantastic location just a few meters from the sea. You can sip your favorite cocktail while enjoying the spectacular Rovinj sunset.
Grab a rope railing and carefully descend the marble steps just off Sv Krija to enter this pricey cocktail bar on the edge of the harbour. There is great outdoor seating on the terrace just meters from the ocean. Definitely one of the most charming bars in Rovinj .
Havana Rovinj (Obala Alda Negria 3, Rovinj)
Open every day from 9.00 to 2.00.
If dancing isn't your thing, the Havana Club offers Latin music, a wide selection of drinks and a relaxed atmosphere for a great night out, thanks to the fantastic beachfront location.
Havana is in fact a Cuban-style cocktail bar with a large outdoor terrace. Decorated with lots of wood and soft lighting, the bar has a warm and welcoming atmosphere, great music and a general party atmosphere. A popular place to enjoy cocktails and cigars in the beautiful seaside town of Rovinj.
Barrel Bar (Ribarski pro., Rovinj)
Barrel Bar is a small and cozy bar in Rovinj that is worth a visit. Located in the city center, hidden among the streets of Rovinj, the bar offers excellent drinks, but also cheese and cured ham platters.
Limbo Rovinj (22b Casale, Rovinj)
Open every day from 12.00 to 23.00.
Café Bar Limbo is a cozy Rovinj café bar with candlelit tables and cushions perched on a stairway atop a hill in the Old Town. Here they serve delicious snacks and delicious Prosecco, local beers and specialty cocktails in a relaxed atmosphere.
A special occasion to sit outside on a lovely staircase with cushions and small tables, sampling local beers in a pleasant setting with a calm and relaxing atmosphere, cool music and narrow alleyways.
Rio Bar (Obala Alda Rismonda 13, Rovinj)
For fans of ultra-cool retro, the Rio Bar on the port is a must-see in Rovinj's nightlife . It might not look particularly impressive from the outside, but with great views of the harbor and old town, this little bar is right in the heart of the action.
Aperitiv Bar Circolo (Trg Campitelli 1, Rovinj)
Open from Monday to Friday from 8.00 to 24.00, Saturday from 3.00 to 24.00.
Aperitiv Bar Circolo offers a variety of cocktails at reasonable prices, including non-alcoholic cocktails. At weekends, especially out of season, the bar offers evening entertainment including pub quizzes and live music. This bar is the perfect place for a drink and relaxation.
Caffe Bar Molo Grande (Ul. Sv. Križa 4, Rovinj)
Open every day from 8.00 to 24.00.
This is a great little bar with character. The cocktails are delicious and affordable, perfect for enjoying Rovinj's famous sunset over the crystal clear waters of the Adriatic.
The bar always has a nice relaxed atmosphere and is popular with the locals. Great to sit and have a drink or two and watch the world go by.
BLoCk Bar (Ul. Marka Marulića 24, Rovinj)
Open from Sunday to Thursday from 7.00 to 24.00, Friday and Saturday from 7.00 to 1.00.
This famous bar in Rovinj is always full of cheerful people and there is usually loud music. A great place to meet friends or watch sports while enjoying a coffee and cocktail. Overall a nice looking and welcoming bar.
Caffe Bar RIVIERA (Ul. Sv. Križa, Rovinj)
Open every day from 8.00 to 1.30.
With its seafront location, Caffe Bar RIVIERA is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the views of Rovinj. Prices are surprisingly cheap, especially considering the location.