Bars, Pubs & Night Clubs

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.
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
Beijings smallest bar. See website for seasonal opening hours. At 1 Fuxiang Hutong, Nanluoguxiang, 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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
Japanese cocktail bar open daily from 06:00-03:00. At 3/F, C12 Lucky Street, Chaoyang Park, Chaoyang District, 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.
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.
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.