Moonlit Escapades: our Guide to Cyprus’ Nightlife Hotspots for Drinks and Dancing

by | Aug 26, 2023

Your Guide to some of the Best Bars and Clubs in Limassol, Paphos, Larnaca, and Nicosia

When the sun sets over the beautiful landscapes of Cyprus, a vibrant nightlife comes alive in the cities of Limassol, Paphos, Larnaca, and Nicosia. From dazzling dance floors to cosy corners for drinks and snacks, and from fancy bites to indulgent brunch spots, this Mediterranean paradise offers plenty of options for evening festivities. Join us on a journey through the island’s top nightlife destinations that promise an unforgettable experience.

Limassol: Where Elegance Meets Excitement

The bustling Old Town is where you’ll find a blend of trendy bars, traditional taverns, and modern clubs. Explore the narrow streets and stumble upon hidden gems like Saripolou Square, where locals and visitors alike gather for a relaxed evening filled with laughter and dance.

In the heart of Limassol, an eclectic blend of lounges, trendy clubs, and intimate bars awaits the night owls. For those seeking a taste of lavishness, Marina’s Roof Bar is the place to be. Sip on signature cocktails while overlooking the glimmering marina. If dancing is your passion, then it offers amazing beats and a lively atmosphere that will keep you moving until the early hours.

When the sun dips below the horizon, Limassol transforms into an electrifying playground for night owls. Start your journey at Columbia Beach Bar, where you can sip on cocktails with your toes in the sand. As the night progresses, you do not want to miss the ultimate beach experience on the sunny shores of Limassol. Dive into the vibrant atmosphere of Guaba Beach Bar, where international DJs transform the beach into a mesmerising dance floor.

Looking for something more intimate? Explore Bar Du Soleil, which offers a uniquely comfortable atmosphere with stunning sea views. Whether it’s signature cocktails or your preferred drink, the spacious indoor and outdoor areas, along with a cozy steampunk-inspired lounge, set the stage for memorable moments.

Looking to break away from the ordinary? Step into KESH , a lounge-club with an intimate dance floor that defies conventions, boasting genuine Moroccan aesthetics and ambiance. Situated on the first floor of Limassol AGORA, KESH, along with KOSTA KRITIKOS and other renowned DJs, curates an unparalleled atmosphere with their electronic and techno music, infused with global rhythms. The doors swing open at midnight during weekends

Inspired by the great American poet Edgar Allan Poe, the atmospheric Poe Bar in the old town of Limassol offers a space ideal for fine dining, cocktails, beers, wine and others drinks. The place is full of baroque elements featuring a bookcase, craft art, paintings, antiques and a fantastic portrait of the poet made of wood on the wall. Try their fantastic signature cocktails such as, the Poe Explosive Exotic and the Glamorous passion fruit along with gourmet charcuterie.

Paphos: Unbridled Fun by the Sea

Paphos offers a more laid-back yet equally exciting nightlife experience. The Paphos Harbour area boasts a variety of waterfront bars and taverns where you can enjoy drinks and nibbles as you watch the waves dance. For a unique twist, head to The DOME – Cocktail & Sushi Bar to savour exquisite drinks or even to taste their sushi. Looking for a night of pure entertainment? The Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark hosts occasional night-time pool parties that combine music, drinks, and an undeniable sense of fun.

Enjoy expertly crafted cocktails made with local ingredients at Flairs Bar. Live music sets the mood for dancing under the stars or chatting with new friends. Whether it’s a romantic night, fun with friends, or solo adventures in Paphos, the city’s bars offer an enchanting taste of Cyprus’s nightlife. Don’t miss out on Flairs Bar—it’s where the party’s and karaoke’s at! Ready to sing?

Located in the heart of Paphos old district, Otto.Dieci Music Bar offers a unique and comfortable place for drinks, music and fun with friends. The bar has a wide range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks as well as some great food specials. It’s always busy due to its great atmosphere, good music and friendly staff. You don’t want to miss this opportunity, do you?

Are you an avid fan of wine? You definitely don’t want to miss Labyrinthus by Wine & More. This wine bar in Paphos Old Town is a hidden gem and they have a great selection of wines from Cyprus. It’s also a great place to relax with friends and the staff are super friendly. Highly recommended!

Larnaca: A Fusion of Traditions and Trendiness

Larnaca’s nightlife scene seamlessly blends tradition with modernity. Start your evening at a traditional mezze restaurant, indulging in local flavours and delicacies. As the night progresses, make your way to the historic Laiki Geitonia district, where cosy bars and taverns line the narrow streets. For those craving a fusion of culture and cocktails, Old Market St offers a creative twist on classic drinks, accompanied by music.

Nestled on Larnaca’s sunny shores at Mackenzy, Re.Buke Lounge is a haven of relaxation and elegance. Modern design meets coastal tranquillity, creating a serene escape. Feel the Mediterranean breeze, listen to soothing music, and watch the waves. Sip crafted cocktails, served by friendly staff. Re.Buke Whether for a sunset drink, conversation, or pure luxury, it’s a cherished memory against Larnaca’s stunning coast. Right next to Re.Buke Lounge, Lush Beach Bar comes alive with an enchanting beach-like atmosphere.

Enter a cosy haven where live music, clinking glasses, and laughter unite. Savour crafted cocktails, delicious bites, and let music take you on a journey. Dstrkt in Larnaca offers vibrant nights for music lovers and those seeking fun. A must-visit seafront café, popular with locals and young visitors, known for its lively atmosphere, drinks, and food. Don’t miss Dstrkt – your spot for unforgettable nights!

Are you a fan of salsa? Then SKYLIGHT is the place for you that offers a variety of Karaoke, Latin & Salsa, Motown, and live Greek music throughout the week. Music requests welcomed and you can enjoy a free shot upon your first visit. Selection of desserts and bar food also available.

How DEEP Can You Go? You definitely don’t want to miss the fun atmosphere at Club Deep. A place where you can enjoy he latest Greek Hits with a fine blend of RnB and House bangers with their very own resident DJ’s.

Nicosia: Urban Pulse, Bohemian Soul

Nicosia, the capital city of Cyprus, offers a nightlife as varied as its history. Start your evening at the laid-back Brewfellas Beer Bar – a welcoming pub where you can try out an array of craft beers. As the first and only craft beer bar, importer, and distributor in Cyprus, Brewfellas lets you savor some of the finest craft beers from around the world, all within a fantastic setting in the heart of Nicosia.

As the night deepens, explore the Old Town’s winding alleys to discover hidden gems like Silver Star Bar, a wine bar with an impressive selection of cocktails and wines. Around Silver Star, you will also find the very cool Seven Monkeys and Theory Cocktail Bar.

Travel back in time at the popular Sarah’s Jazz and Blues Club – discover a charming jazz oasis where live music and coziness collide. This club offers an intimate escape, where the melodies envelop you in a soothing embrace. The dimly lit space and famous musicians create a genuine jazz experience. Whether you’re a jazz aficionado or just curious, you will surely enjoy yourself. Join us for an evening of soulful tunes and intimate ambiance – a true jazz lover’s haven.

Presenting Bálza: Nicosia’s freshest rooftop bar-restaurant. Although recently launched, Bálza, the new rooftop establishment in Nicosia, has swiftly captured the attention of both local inhabitants and tourists alike. Positioned on the seventh floor of the Hadjisavva building, Bálza offers an expansive vista of Nicosia, accompanied by a laid-back ambiance and an enticing selection of culinary delights and beverages. Its popularity has surged since its inauguration, solidifying its status as a sought-after destination within the capital city.

Nestled within the heart of Nicosia, the Garden Day & Night Bar stands as an enchanting oasis that beckons seekers of the extraordinary. When the sun sets in Cyprus, this relaxing oasis turns into an exciting spot. The bar’s design takes cues from lively jungles, with lots of green plants that create a soothing and jungle-like experience.

Pizza and Cocktails? Well, that’s not even a question when it comes to Lost + Found Drinkery! Grab your free pizzas every Monday to Thursday and let’s raise a toast to thinking outside the glass! The weather is aiming to toast us, so let’s all raise our glasses to the scorching summer days – with a tall glass of daiquiri, the ultimate thirst quencher.

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