Rabat is the capital city of Morocco. It is home to King Mohammed VI, and its cleanliness and polite people, among other positive traits, are what make it such a special city. Although many people think Marrakesh has the liveliest nightlife, Rabat has its own magic to offer when it comes to an unforgettable time. Here are the top bars for spending a unique night out in Rabat!
SO Lounge Rabat
This is one of the best spots in Rabat. Located within the popular Sofitel Hotel, SO Lounge is a modern and spacious club with different areas to enjoy yourself throughout the night. Whether you fancy to grab a martini and a snack at the bar, or have a romantic dinner, this is definitely a place you will enjoy!
SO Lounge Rabat, BP 450 Souissi, Rabat, Morocco, +212 5376 75656
Boca Grande Rabat
Boca Grande is a typical Spanish tapas bar in an Andalusian atmosphere, where you can enjoy drinks, snacks and Spanish and international music at the bar. They have a large selection of wines – red, white and rosé – to satisfy all tastes.
Boca Grande Rabat, Avenue Mohamed VI and Rocade S, Rabat, Morocco, +212 631 033033
The name of this bar says it all: it’s the perfect place to chill! Located near the Royal Palace of Rabat, this spot is popular among youngsters, especially to relax after work. They have a great menu with different drinks and the music is international.
Le Chill, Rue Tansift, Rabat, Morocco, +212 5376 82979
This beautiful villa located in the trendy neighbourhood of Agdal, offers a diverse menu with international dishes and drinks. Every weekend, you can enjoy a live band playing by the terrace or a DJ in a modern and chic atmosphere. This is a unique spot in the centre of Rabat, where you’ll feel extremely cozy with the small garden outside and the comfortable sofas in the lounge area inside.
Villa M, 22 Avenue Ibn Sina, Agdal, Rabat, Morocco, +212 5376 71571
Le Grand Comptoir
This is one of the most authentic French restaurants in Rabat. In a traditional but chic 1930s décor, you can enjoy dinner at the restaurant with freshly picked local products. In the floor above, find the Laô Bar, the bar lounge where you can choose from a wide range of different drinks, perfect for an after-work night out!
Le Grand Comptoir, 279 Avenue Mohamed V, Rabat, Morocco, +212 5372 01514
The American Pub
In an authentic American atmosphere, this is the perfect pub to relax after a long day at work. Located inside Sofia Palace, here you can find a variety of drinks and spirits for a decent price, in a relaxed ambience. Sometimes they even bring in live bands, stream important sporting events and host special happenings.
Sofia Palace, Avenue Mehdi Ben Barka, Rabat, Morocco, +212 5376 55252