Bars & Nightlife in Phuket
One of the best features of Phuket is that the island offers a bit of everything for everyone, located in different areas of the island. If you are the party type, you will be pleased to know that you will find plenty of bars and nightclubs to dance the night away. While the main party attractions are located in Patong and Phuket Town, you can still stumble upon bars with often great music and refreshing drinks in all the cities of the island.
Below is a list of bars & nightclubs we strongly recommend you visiting when staying in Phuket. You can also search them by locations by using the menu at the top of this page.
Bebop Live Music Bar Bebop Live Music Bar is the only place to be if you fancy listening on the best jazz and blues music there is in Phuket. Located on Takuapa Road in Phuket Old Town, the venue, relatively small, is packed with both locals and foreigners alike, who come to enjoy the delightful sounds played by the talented musicians. The quality of the music is certainly their main selling point, but there is much more to discover about this place. The overall atmosphere is similar to entering one of your friends' house; people are talking to each other, meeting with strangers is encouraged, and you are more than welcome to grab [...]
Drinks & Co Drinks & Co is a clever addition to the nightlife scene in Cherng Talay, combining a retail wine outlet with a wine bar. Located on the newly built Lagoon Road, you will face the gorgeous lake and stay near to the numerous eateries in the area. Contrary to popular beliefs, premium wines do not have to be expensive, and Drinks & Co fully understood this concept, by providing you with a range of affordable wines sold at wholesale prices. Aside of the few tables located on the terrace, the core of the action is inside, where you will be greeted by two rows of wines and liquors on [...]
Estrela Sky Lounge The Sino-Portuguese-inspired Estrela Sky Lounge offers breath-taking views over the old Phuket Town and its surroundings. It is the first sky lounge in Phuket Town, located on the 17th floor of the Novotel Phuket Phokeethra. Whether you are entertaining business clients, planning a romantic evening or fancying some alone time, it is the perfect venue. It offers all the convenience of a city location but with exquisite views of the sea, mountains and bay. The venue, open from 4:00pm to midnight seven days a week, serves a wide range of tapas, beers, spirits, world-class wines and soft drinks, along with a variety of light [...]
Luxx Club & Restaurant The Luxx Club & Restaurant could very well be listed in all our categories, as it offers everything under one roof! As the name suggests, it is a bar/nightclub located in Kata Beach, not too far from the Club Med Kata, on the opposite side of the road. You just need to find the giant Spider Man statue at the entrance of the street and you'll know you found the right place. It also offers a restaurant, with an outside terrace, and the venue comes complete with a cabaret-style show with the famous ladyboys. Entrance to the venue is free of charge, simply pay for [...]
Mojito Bar The Mojito Bar is a relatively new addition to the nightlife scene in Phuket Town, having opened its door in 2017. The concept is as clear as the name suggests: they specialize in carefully crafted and delicious Mojitos! Located on the terrace of the Sino House Hotel, the bar is a few blocks away from the old town, and can be accessed using a staircase from the downstairs restaurant. White rum, sugar, lime juice, soda water, and mint, it's all there is to love. While the original Mojito recipe is quite simple in its form and execution, Mojito Bar goes a step beyond by pairing their drinks with subtle, [...]
The Column Phuket quickly became an institution, a place you should not miss when looking for a venue to party in Phuket Town. Located on Takuapa Road, close to the old town, this bar/restaurant fills with locals and tourists alike very quickly, regardless of the day of the week. For a good reason. First off, The Column Phuket offers a live band from Monday to Sunday, playing all the classics from Thailand and beyond. The music is certainly not here to make you dance, but you'll be surrounded with people singing along and enjoying their night. You will have the possibility to sit downstairs, where the real atmosphere is at, or upstairs if you [...]
The Garage OG The Garage is at the center-stage of Karon Beach nightlife. This iconic pub is located on the main street and serves a great selection of drinks, cocktails and refreshing craft beer. Diners won't stay hungry as the bar also offers light snacks, such as Nachos, Chili Dog and, of course, delicious burgers. They always have promotions on drinks whether you prefer a cocktail or a beer. One of the attractive selling points of the venue is its music, with two live bands sharing the scene every day when the sun has set. The industrial decor then lights up and party goers gather in the place, some playing pool with [...]
Zimplex Zimplex Mixology Bar is truly one of a kind. This bar is located on Phang Nga Road, in Phuket Town, a few blocks away from the Royal Phuket City hotel and combines science with delectable shots. As a matter of fact, with the exception of one choice of beer, all drinks come in the form of shooter glasses that offer the perfect balance between taste and Instagram-ready pictures. The atmosphere of the bar reminds us of a space-themed attraction, with astronaut suits decorating the wall and an overall purple lighting, which helps is setting the mood. Opening daily from 9:00 pm, the venue plays a mix [...]