Batumi, the Georgian coastal city on the Black Sea, is a summer destination for many locals. This bustling city offers a wide variety of activities, dining options, and a good nightlife. For those of you who like listening to live music and getting to know local artists, Batumi has several bars and restaurants where you can enjoy a glass of wine, music, and a relaxing evening.
As the name suggests, the restaurant Munich focuses on Bavarian and Georgian cuisine. Located in one of the oldest parts of the city, the restaurant offers a cozy atmosphere, delicious food, excellent service, and a beautiful design. Every Friday and Saturday, the venue hosts live music showcasing local bands and singers from 9 p.m. onward.
Radisson Blu Batumi‘s Clouds, located at the very top of the hotel, offers gorgeous panoramic views of the Black Sea and the city. The bar is ideal for gourmands, romantic evenings, or to listen to live music every Friday and Saturday from 11 p.m. on.
For jazz enthusiasts, the restaurant Terrace offers local bands performing jazz music every Thursday and Saturday starting at 8 p.m. The neatly decorated venue has a large terrace and offers European cuisine with Georgian elements. And if you happen to visit Batumi in summer or spring, when the weather is warm, make sure to come here for a lovely, breezy evening.
360 Sky Bar and Restaurant
Similar to the Radisson Blu Hotel Batumi, the Sheraton Hotel also has a restaurant at its top floor. 360 Sky Bar and Restaurant is the only hotel venue offering 360-degree panoramic views of the city. Perfectly crafted cocktails, delicious Georgian wines, and grilled meats are what awaits you here. With contemporary and stylish design, the bar is a perfect place to spend your evening in Batumi, listening to great local bands and later on dancing it up to the tunes of the DJ.
Zona, a cozy café with good food and affordable prices offers live music evenings throughout the week. On Mondays, you can hear excellent performances on the saxophone, while on Thursdays you can listen to musicians playing guitar from 10 p.m. onward. And if you would like to sing, too, they have karaoke nights starting at 8 p.m on Mondays and Tuesdays.
Intourist Lounge, located inside one of Batumi’s oldest hotels, Intourist Palace, is one of the best places to listen to good jazz tunes on Wednesdays. Also, on weekends, the lounge presents various Georgian and international artists to their customers, along with a wide variety of cocktails and delicacies.
Even though Neocca is a place for coffee lovers, offering most excellent coffee beans from Trieste, Italy, the venue transforms into a vibrant spot for live music lovers in the evenings. A cozy atmosphere, delicious food, and a wide variety of beverages along with great musicians are all you need for a splendid evening on the Black Sea coast.