Bars, Pubs & Night Clubs

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
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.
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.
Main Street
Bar and restaurant designed by Jonathan Chiu. Selection of locally brewed on tap beers. Open Monday to Friday from 16:00-02:00 and weekends from 12:00 until late. At Times International Jiayuan, Dongbai Jie 10, Building 5, 108 Chaoyang 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.
Japanese cocktail bar open daily from 06:00-03:00. At 3/F, C12 Lucky Street, Chaoyang Park, 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.
Beijings smallest bar. See website for seasonal opening hours. At 1 Fuxiang Hutong, Nanluoguxiang, Beijing.
Mao Mao Chong
Cocktail bar which serves international wines and beers. Open Sunday, Wednesday and Thursday from 19:00-24:00 and Friday and Saturday from 19:00-01:00. At 12 Banchang Hutong, Jiaodaokou Nan Dajie, Beijing.
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
Heaven Supermarket
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.
2 Kolegas
Hip rock bar open daily from 21:00 until late. At 21 Liangmaqiao Lu, in the drive-in movie theatre park Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Stage 1
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.
Aria Bar and Restaurant
Award-winning bar and restaurant which serves European food. Open Monday to Friday from 11:30-14:30 and 18:00-22:00 and weekends from 18:00-22:00. At 2/F, China World Hotel, 1 Jianguomen Waidajie, CBD/Guomao, 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.
The Local Bar and Grill
Bar and grill serving pizzas, grilled steaks and a wide selection of beers. Regular events including AFL live on big screens, ladies night and a pub quiz. 4 Gong Ti Bei Lu, Chaoyang District.
The Brick
Cocktail bar, pool hall and art gallery which serves international beers. Open daily from 16:00 until late. At 2-11 Tianzhijiaozi, CBD/Guomao, Beijing.