Alicante is known as having some of the best nightlife. The city offers a selection of entertainment, nightclubs, pubs and bars scattered around town, to satisfy all tastes.
El Puerto is especially known as having a very lively nightlife and attracts many tourists who want to have a good night out.
The chiringuitos on the Postiguet and San Juan beaches host some of the best parties during the summer. The area of Esplanada is more popular during the summer months, but also caters for a complex range of musical tastes.
El Barrio is known for its fantastic nightlife and narrow lanes, which are filled with a variety of bars.
Bars and clubs usually open at 11:00 pm and close around 4:00 – 5:00 am, providing plenty of time for everyone to enjoy the nightlife that Alicante has to offer.
La Mission: Three floors of this club, definitely a place where one can party to the latest dance hits, till the early hours in the morning.
This bar is ideal for a chilled out evening and serves some of the best cocktails in the city.
La Havana: This is one of the biggest and modern clubs in the city, pumping out the very best dance music. This stays open till 6:00 am making it ideal for those who want to party all night long.
This is a typical Irish Pub, the music played here is House.
It also has a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Ay Carmela: is a popular club in the port area, which plays the very best of Spanish music, as well as some European hits.
This bar may be slightly more on the expensive side but plays the very best of funk and house music and also hosts several live performances.
Z Club: Both local and international DJs play some interesting music here. The club mostly plays house and techno tunes. Six bars, the club and a casino make the ‘Z Club’.
El Portal Taberna & Wines: is a modern Spanish cocktail bar. It offers a variety of Spanish food, local wines and excellent house cocktails. Sit and relax for a while, in restaurant and enjoy the food and drink.
Café Epoca: The bar is designed in a French manner with red walls and dark wood interiors. One of its interesting decorations includes sketches by Aubrey Beardsley. At this bar one can enjoy all types of strong drinks and cocktails.