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Prague’s Best Nightclubs
As a newcomer to the club scene, Epic has made a name for itself as one of the hottest clubs in the city. This modern electronic club has three levels that each leave you feeling like you are at an EDM concert. Truly a full audio-visual experience, the performances at the main stage alone make this spot one of the best choices for a night out.
Dlouhá 33, Prague 1
The Roxy is one of Prague’s oldest and best-known clubs. The venue was an old theatre/ballroom in the 1920’s, and has a great dance floor where you’ll find drum and bass, house, techno, and many other styles. When it’s not a live DJ, there’s great concerts and music festivals.
Lucerna Music Bar
One of the largest and most popular music clubs in Prague, Lucerna hosts a lot of concerts and events. Lucerna Music Bar is hopping on Friday and Saturday night, where the 80’s and 90’s videos come alive on large projection screens in the middle of the disco. The stage in front let’s people dance in front of the screen in addition to the spacious dance floor. People of every age and all walks of life can be seen getting down to the music from Blondie to Nirvana. Ultimately the the sheer volume of people having a good time means it’s hard not to come to Lucerna and not join in the party.
Plynární 23, Prague 7
Cross Club is a labyrinth of small bars and dance rooms pumping different types of music, includiing drum and bass, dubstep, reggae, techno, and house. The Cross Club’s psychodelic décor is also a bit unusual – everything in the club is made from metal and its all moving. The club is broken up into two music stages with many varying sized rooms for you to explore. One of the most unique experiences you’ll have with nightlife in Praha. Grab an Uber, it’s a bit out of the center, but worth it.
Ke Sklárně 3213/15
Music club, art gallery and theatre/cinema. David Černý – the artist responsible for some of Prague’s most famous modern art – is behind the concept, which is also his studio (as well as home to several other artists). A refurbished warehouse stuffed in-between the motorway and railroad tracks, Meet Factory has become one of the cultural hot spots in Prague and is a must-see for anyone interested in local contemporary art.
Masná 1, Prague 1
M1 Lounge stands as one of the most exciting late-night venue in Prague. M1 Lounge is a favorite of locals, expats and a lot of passing-through celebrities. It’s energetic yet laid-back vibe attracts a unique variety of people. The well known team of skilled DJs keeps the place pumping with a mixture of R&B, hip-hop, electro and dance music to the wee hours of morning & the friendly bar staff shake up original signature cocktails that are found nowhere else. If you pre reserve a VIP table you will be treated to first class bottle service. Perfectly located in the very center of the city, you can be sure that all night, every night, it’s always happening at M1 Lounge.
V kolkovně 922/1
Okay, it’s kind of kitschy in a cool way. James Dean’s has a classic 1950s American diner feel, complete with checkered floors, red vinyl upholstery and lots of chrome. Famous for it’s larger than life statue of James Dean, it also has some of the best burgers, milkshakes, French fries and everything else good from American you can think of.
Národní 339/11, Prague 1
This is the Prague underground. This place is something really different & alternative ambient is what you’re going to find here. If you’re sick of all the posh bars around, this is a great option how to escape from all that. Described as a huge, dark, squot-like place, packed with people with beer and lots of interesting individuals. They usually hold live performances there; you can discover really talented people and moreover, attend to a spontaneous jam session right in the hallway. There is no light at the entrance, just walk down the stairs, say hello to the wolfhound who is guarding the entrance and enjoy the evening.
Bělehradská 120, Prague 2
Rodost FX was started in early 90s just a few years after the Velvet revolution, the club was once Ministry as one of the top 20 clubs in the world!
The club is open from Thursday to Saturday and offers the best of House, R&B/Soul and Hip Hop music and fun fact, Rihanna filmed one of her music videos there. Above the club is the Radost Restaurant and Cafe well known as one of the best brunch spots in all of Prague- but get there early because people line out the door for this deliciousness.
Supporting underground and non-mainstream music since 1969, 007 is a legendary club on the Prague music scene. It’s history is rooted in student dissent, providing a welcoming space to students disenchanted with the former regime. 007 offers a healthy assortment of unique bands, DJs, and other musical acts. Music diversity is an emphasis: electro, indie, hip hop, punk, psychobilly and more can be heard on a weekly basis. One of the best parts of 007 is its size. It is small and intimate with a maximum capacity of 180 people. This is really the perfect opportunity to see awesome bands up close and personal. This is one of the oldest functioning clubs in Prague and if you’re into it take bus no. 176 up to the Strahov hill and enjoy the vibe…
Francouzská 75/4, 120 00 , Prague 2
One for the curious bored or brave. Retro has become the Czech home of hard house. Their club nights are full to the rafters until the small hours while go-go dancers whip the energetic clubbers into a house driven frenzy. A very friendly atmosphere with smiling faces and sweating brows as far as the eye can see, there are more locals and fewer tourists here than some of the other large clubs with amazing DJ’s, lasers, and vibes. Dress code is free and easy, flamboyant if you’re feeling daring.
Jakubska 2, Old Town, Prague 1
Chapeau Rouge is a music clubs that ranks among the biggest in Prague with 3 floors, 4 bars & 3 stages. Chapeau truly has something for everyone! You may even stumble upon it all on your own: it’s in the center right behind Old Town Square and usually has some cool kids smoking a joint right outside its doors. The ground floor of Chapeau is a chill place to meet people from all over the world: travelers and expats alike. Go down one more floor and you’ll come across the dance club where international and local DJs blast out their beats playing pretty much 7 days a week with music in the main bar area being truly eclectic: everything from Balkan rhythms to drum & bass. Keep going down, down, down and you’ll get to the best part of Chapeau, the underground club – a space for indie bands, multimedia projections, and theater.
Vodičkova 10, Prague 1
Invisible for those who don’t know where it is and yet in heart of the town. U Sudu is the best of both worlds with a wine bar upstairs and an underground, cave-like labyrinth downstairs. When you walk in, don’t stop on the top level. All that is up here is a normal looking bar. Keep walking until you hit the stairs that descend into one of the coolest places to drink on Earth… It is indeed smoky, but get past that and the place is just mythic. As you go down into different floors, you just find caves and caves that serve you beer for a good price and also give you good music. It is a place to sit down, meet new people and drink until the sin rises with a dark and intimate aura.
Dlouhá 18, 110 00 , Prague 1
Harleys is described as the coolest hell on earth. Prague’s best Rock bar opens late is always rockin n’ rollin with DJs and bar shows. This American style biker bar is a happening place & is also in a perfect location, just about 2 minutes walk from the Old Town Square. The bar is designed with a motorcycle theme; the entire placed decked out in Rock memorabilia ranging from Harley Davidson gear to Ramones & Jack Daniels posters. “Jack lives here” so you can bet that Jack Daniels is a specialty – as well as family sized bowls of mojitos. Harleys has loads of atmosphere, locals and tourists alike Harleys always guarantees a rockin’ experience.
Klub Joe’s (Limonádový Joe)
Revoluční 655/1, 110 00 Staré Město