Bars, Pubs & Night Clubs
Old What Bar
Music lovers bar with live gigs and WiFi access. Open Monday to Thursday from 15:00-24:00 and Friday to Saturday from 15:00-02:00. At 72 Bei Changan Jie, (west gate of Forbidden City, opposite 161 Middle School), Dongcheng District, Beijing
Brussels Restaurant and Bar
Belgian-themed restaurant and bar with a large selection of beers on tap. Broadcasts sporting events. Open daily from 11:00 until late. At Courtyard 4, Gongti Beilu, Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Popular gay and gay-friendly bar with all night Asian-French restaurant. Open daily from 18:00-02:00. At 6 Xingfu Yicun, (In the hutong opposite the north gate of Workers Stadium), Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Bar which sells Belgian beers and Mexican food! Open daily from 11:00-04:00. At 14 Xindong Lu (next to The James Joyce), Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Cocktail lounge and Italian restaurant serving seafood, fish, roasted meats, pasta and wood-fired pizza. Extensive Italian wine list. Modern decor. Terrace and VIP area available. N3-47, 3/F, Building 3, Taikoo Li North, 11 Sanlitun St, Chaoyang District
East Shore Live Jazz Cafe
Authentic jazz with live artistes from Thursday to Sunday. Open daily from 11:00-02:00. At 2/F, 2 Qianhai Nanyan Lu, Houhai District, Beijing.
Fusion hip hop club and art gallery. All artwork displayed is for sale. Open daily from 16:30 until late. At F1, Building 61, Jianguo Lu (opposite Wanda Plaza, behind Empire Furniture), Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Small bar set in an old courtyard house which serves international (German, Belgian and Dutch) beer. Mongolian and Kazakh music. Open daily from 13:00 until late. At 48 Shoubi Hutong, Dongcheng district, Beijing.
Jujiao Yanyi Bar
Gay and lesbian bar open daily from 18:00-02:00. At B1, The Golden Sun Hotel, 85 Xibianmennei Dajie, Xicheng District, Beijing.