The most popular choice on the Athens Riviera, Island has been designed to provide a relaxing environment by the sea. Popular among locals, visiting celebrities and jet-setters, it includes a restaurant serving international cuisine, while the bar serves excellent cocktails. With weekly parties and an extensive following, this is no doubt one of the top venues in Athens for a night of fun and entertainment.
Island, 27 km off Athens – Sounio avenue, Varkiza, Vari, Greece, +30 21 0965 3563
Located in Kolonaki, Cinderella is a disco-club where anyone feeling nostalgic for the 1970s will find solace. With its psychedelic décor, relaxed vibe and 1970s- and 1980s-oriented playlist, Cinderella quickly became a nightlife hub in Greece’s capital. As the club attracts a lot of people, make sure to reserve a table or come ‘early’; then all you have to do is get ready to surrender to the fun vibe and dance the night away.
Cinderella, Georgiou St. Kolonaki, Leventi 3, Athens, Greece, +30 21 0722 2977
Located in a long-forgotten arcade, Kitty Cat is a well-thought-out concept. Serving as a bar/club/restaurant, it has established itself as a fixture in Athens’ nightlife scene. With live gigs, excellent resident DJs and Asian-inspired décor, Kitty Cat is an eclectic venue that will surely seduce any party animal.
Kitty Cat, Stadiou 7, Athens, Greece, +30 210 3423560
Dybbuk is a popular club that attracts big crowds with its vibrant atmosphere. Described as a dance theater, Dybbuk features internationally acclaimed DJs on their decks until the small hours, but closes during the summer months. The club is synonymous with unforgettable parties and nights of fun.
Dybbuk, Loukianou 6, Athens, Greece, +30 694 79 07 054
For more than a decade now, Enzzo de Cuba has been high on the list of the best nightclubs in Athens. Inspired by Old Havana, the historical heart of Cuba’s vibrant capital, Enzzo de Cuba is a Latin music bar split into three areas where you can even get dance lessons from professional teachers. The club also has a food bar open all day, where partygoers can enjoy pizzas, burgers, sandwiches, salads and desserts.
Enzzo de Cuba, Agias Paraskevis 70, Peristeri, Athens, Greece, +30 21 0578 2610
When you combine sun, sand, music and fun, you get Bolivar Beach Club. Located on Posidonos Avenue along the coast, Bolivar Beach Club is a well-located bar where you can swim, sunbathe and enjoy drinks, then dance the night away, all in one place. With guest DJs and parties during the summer months, Bolivar becomes another summer hotspot in Athens.
Bolivar Beach Club, Posidonos Avenue, Alimos, Athens, Greece, +30 697 036 7684
Rock n Roll is a favorite among Athenians. Now relocated to Kolonaki square, it still offers the same relaxed yet polished vibe. Although it’s closed during the summer months, the club has gathered a large crowd of followers who are absolutely in love with the music, the décor and the juicy burgers served in the restaurant area.
Rock n Roll, Filikis Eterias 14, Athens, Greece, +30 21 0722 0649