The Best Places for a Night Out in Eilat, Israel

Eilat, Israel
Eilat, Israel | © Oleg Mayorov / Shutterstock

While Tel Aviv’s nightlife understandably hogs the spotlight in Israel, Eilat is slowly starting to build its own presence. Coupled with the many outdoor activities the country’s southernmost city has to offer, visitors can now also choose from an array of nightspots to hang out.

1. Jasper 08

Bar, Restaurant, Contemporary, Mediterranean, Tapas

Mighty red_preview
© Mor Bajeh

Making a name for itself as one of Tel Aviv’s best cocktail bars, Jasper John’s recently opened a second branch, under a slightly different name, in Eilat. Located inside the newly renovated Agamim Hotel, one of the finest places to stay in Eilat, this establishment has well and truly raised the bar in terms of quality and elegance in the local nightlife scene. Its contemporary New York atmosphere and design is complemented by the expertly crafted cocktails and equally delicious food (expect a Middle Eastern-Mediterranean-Asian fusion, featuring plenty of fish). For a night out in style, this is the place to go.

2. Three Monkeys Pub

Bar, British

Located on the Royal Beach Promenade, this is the oldest pub in Eilat and it’s very popular for its live music and DJ performances throughout the week. Open until late, it has a dance floor, decent pub grub and a pleasant outdoor seating area where you can relax while enjoying the sea breeze. Football fans will be delighted with their screenings of big games. If fancy cocktail bars or nightclubs aren’t your thing, then this is a cheap and cheerful spot for a few beers in a casual setting.

3. Selena

Nightclub, Israeli

35405031_836763379846786_413440724508344320_o
© Barak Ben-David

Those seeking a night of clubbing into the early hours needn’t look further than this establishment. With its open-air setup, impressive visual and lighting displays and DJ sets by electronic musicians from Israel and abroad, it is no wonder why locals flock here. For a rave in Eilat that may leave you thinking you’re in Ibiza, Selena is the place to be.

4. Crazy Elephant

Nightclub, Israeli

35489494_2102502253370475_3685376621969145856_o
© Barak Ben-David

Owned by the same people behind Selena, this is another top spot for dancing the night away in Eilat. It is equipped with a solid sound system, lounge areas and a large dance floor, offering live performances and DJ sets from Israeli and international musicians. Whether you’re in the mood for a hip-hop night or an electronic music set, this club has everything you need for a fun night out. Expect plenty of flying tissues, confetti style (a common quirk in Israeli nightclubs) and a young crowd.

5. Fifth Avenue

Bar, Cocktail Bar, Restaurant, Contemporary

36063753_1761404620613250_8008519582035738624_n
© Fifth Avenue

For a high-end nightspot, this slick New York-style cocktail bar and restaurant is a fine choice. Located in a large and impressive building, its inventive array of cocktails is matched by a highly rated menu that combines Italian, American, Mexican and Asian flavours. Added to that an excellent service and an overall buzzing atmosphere, you won’t leave this establishment disappointed.

6. Bardak

Bar, Middle Eastern

Another fun spot for a drink and dance combo, this establishment has a pub-like set up with wooden bar tables and stalls, plus a dance floor. Here, you will find young people from Israel and abroad, tasty cocktails and a friendly atmosphere. With an eclectic range of music throughout the week, from rock and roll to live electronic sets, this is an excellent, no-frills spot for a fun night out in Eilat.

Culture Trips launched in 2011 with a simple yet passionate mission: to inspire people to go beyond their boundaries and experience what makes a place, its people and its culture special and meaningful. We are proud that, for more than a decade, millions like you have trusted our award-winning recommendations by people who deeply understand what makes places and communities so special.

Our immersive trips, led by Local Insiders, are once-in-a-lifetime experiences and an invitation to travel the world with like-minded explorers. Our Travel Experts are on hand to help you make perfect memories. All our Trips are suitable for both solo travelers, couples and friends who want to explore the world together.

All our travel guides are curated by the Culture Trip team working in tandem with local experts. From unique experiences to essential tips on how to make the most of your future travels, we’ve got you covered.

close-ad
Edit article