The Best Bars In Chișinău, Moldova

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Maria Menegaki

There are many things that will impress you after visiting the capital of the Republic of Moldova, one of them being its nightlife. Chișinău is full of diverse, budget places. Let’s check out the best bars in the city.

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Jazz Cafe

One of the most stylish and elegant places in the city, 44 Jazz Cafe is a place you can’t miss if you are a jazz lover. In case you want a special evening with your loved one, the romantic atmosphere and live jazz music along with the great selection of excellent food and wines make the perfect setting.

Taxi Blues Cafe

Do you want to have fun but feel quite hungry after a busy day? Don’t worry; Taxi Blues is here for you. This cozy place offers a great variety of food and drinks, frequently hosting blues and jazz concerts. The DJs are also willing to adjust their program to your own music taste.

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem

It’s impossible to visit Moldova without tasting some of its excellent wines. Carpe Diem is a wonderful wine shop and bar, offering a wide selection of eclectic fine wines coming both from Moldova and from all over the world. If you want to learn how to taste wine, yet don’t want to visit the country’s numerous winemakers, this is the right place.


This place is located in the city center. Entering Eli-Pili is like entering the past. It has wonderful decoration that will remind you of the 50s, a nice selection of drinks and dishes and friendly staff. All this combined makes it the best place both to relax and to party with some good company.

Jack’s Bar & Grill

Open around the clock, this place combines an American-style bar with a large open space. Popular for its great atmosphere and good music, you will notice that it’s always crowded with people of all ages. In case you get hungry, don’t worry; Jack’s food menu is surprisingly rich and tasty.

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