Bars, Pubs & Night Clubs

Jazz bar in town provides happy hour after work. Open daily 17:30-01:30, performances Monday to Thursday 09:00-24:30 and weekend 09:00-01:15. House 2, Lane 123 Xingye Lu, Huangpu District.
Muse at Park 97
Lounge with view of Fuxing Park. Live jazz. Open 21:00-04:00. 2nd Floor, Gaolan Lu, by Sinan Lu.
Bar with garden view, serving not only food and drinks, but also modern music. Monday to Friday 16:00-02:00, weekend 11:30-02:00, 132 An Ting Road, near Jian Guo Xi Lu.
Mao Livehouse Shanghai
Live music and club. Open for events only. 3rd Floor 308 Chongqing Nan Lu, by Jianguo Zhong Lu.
The Bund Brewery
Its a friendly bar and shop provides German style lagers. Open Friday to Saturday 11:00-02:00 and Sunday to Thursday 11:00-01:00.The Custom House, 11 Han Kou Lu, Huangpu District.
Winner 2009 award for "Pub of the Year" by Readers Choice. Burgers, live music, televised sports. Open 11:00-02:00. 255 Tongren Lu, by Nanjing Xi Lu.
Drinks, TVs, and outdoor seating. Open 12:00-02:00. Giant view, 15, Lane 1520, Huashan Lu.
Latin themed. Drinks and snacks. Open Monday to Saturday 18:00 - late. 3rd Floor, 525-527 Fuxing Zhong Lu, by Sinan Lu.
Jennys Blue Bar
Provides drinks and home-made snacks with a focus on travel and a "home away from home" atmosphere. 7 Dong Hu Road.
B&C Bar
A little London dive bar serving drinks and snacks. 940 Changde Lu. Jing An.
I love Shanghai
Western-style bar promotes many events with affordable food and liquor. Open daily 17:00-04:00. 3F, 1788 Xinzha Lu.
Kaiba Belgian Beer Bar
Belgian beer bar. Open from Sunday to Thursday 16:00- 24:00 and Friday to Saturday 16:00-02:00, 739 Dingxi Lu, Changning District.
Tango Bang
Argentinian bar and restaurant. Open 11:00-02:00. 1st Floor, Yu Jing Fang, 545 Pudong Da Dao, by Dongfang Lu.
Nightlife and bar. Open 18:00 - late. 6th Floor, 22 Zhongshan Dong Er Lu, by Jinling Dong Lu.
Roosevelt Wine Cellar Restaurant
Wine cellar with over 4,000 wines available. Free WiFi. View of the Bund. 2nd Floor, 27 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu (27 Bund).
Brown Sugar
Jazz club with cocktails and snacks. Open 18:00-01:00. Building 15, Xintiandi North Block, Lane 181 Taicang Lu, by Huangpi Nan Lu.
Boxing Cat Brewery
Sports bar. Open Monday to Friday 17:00-02:00, Saturday to Sunday 10:00-02:00. Unit 26A, Sinan Mansions, 519-521 Fuxing Zhong Lu, by Sinan Lu.
Alchemist Cocktail Kitchen (closed)
Victorian-style bar featuring a creative selection of cocktails and snacks. Open 7 days a week 17:00-02:00; Saturday/Sunday brunch 10:00-15:00. Kitchen closes at 20:00. Sinan Mansions, Block 32, 45 Sinan Road.
La Terraza
Terrace lounge and free snacks every night. Open 16:00-04:00. 17 Yongjia Lu, by Maoming Nan Lu.
View of Lupu Bridge. Cocktail bar. 99 Jiangbin Lu, by Dapu Lu.
Fusion and grilled food selections. Won "Club of the Year" in 2009 by Readers Choice Awards. Open lunch - Monday to Friday 11:30-14:30, dinner - Monday to Saturday 18:00-23:00. Club Wednesday to Saturday 21:30 - late. 24th Floor Fuzhou Lu.
Unico Shanghai
Latin style lounge in Shanghai. Tapas by Chef Mauro Colagreco and cocktails. 2nd Floor Three on the Bund No. 3 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road. Located in Huangpu District.
Dr Wine
Wine bar with selections from 118RMB - 45,000RMB. Open Sunday to Saturday 17:00-02:00. 177 Fumin Lu, by Julu Lu.
Salon de Ning
Lounge bar with signature cocktails and snacks. Open Tuesday to Saturday 20:00-01:00, Closed Monday and Sunday. B1, The Peninsula Shanghai, 32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Nanjing Dong Lu.
Bounty Rhumerie
A French-owned bar located in the French concession area, with high spirit atmosphere, serves cocktails and foods. 47 Yongfu Road.
Azul Tapas Lounge
Lounge and Mediterranean cuisine restaurant. Features South American and Mediterranean dishes. 8th Floor Ferguson Lane No. 378 Wukang Road near Tai’an Road. Located in Xuhui District.
O Malleys Irish Pub
Expat bar. Irish music and outdoor garden. Open 24 hours. 42 Taojiang Lu, by Wulumuqi Nan Lu.
Zpark Bar
Cocktail and food selections. Live music Tuesday to Saturday after 20:30. 25th Floor Renaissance Shanghai Zhongshan Park Hotel, 1018 Changning Lu, by Kaixuan Lu.
Brotzeit German Bier Bar and Restaurant
Brotzeit®, the worlds leading franchised German concept casual dining restaurant offers authentic German Cuisine accompanied by world-famous German beers in a chic and contemporary setting. 2 branches in Lujiazui and West Nanjing Road.
Southern Barbarian
Import beer selection. Barbecue chicken wings. Specialty food Fried Goats Cheese and Mashed Potatoes. 2nd Floor 169 Jingxian Lu, by Maoming Nan Lu.
Captains Bar
Located atop a youth hostel. Views of the Bund. Open 11:00-02:00. 6th Floor, 37 Fuzhou Lu, by Sichuan Zhong Lu.
Alchemist Cocktail Kitchen
Westen-style bar known for cocktail making from molecular gastronomy. Open daily 17:00--02:00. Unit 32 Sinan Mansion, 45 Sinan Lu, Lu wan District.
Nightlife bar. Open 20:00-02:00. 1877 Hauihai Zhong lu, by Tianping Lu.
Japanese style bar, provides an intimate, low-key atmosphere with its impressive cocktail and fine menu. Open daily 19:00-02:00. 127 Yong Fu Road.
Wine and cocktail selections. Open 11:00-02:00. Lobby of Intercontinental Shanghai Expo, 1188 Xueye Lu, by Shibo Dadao.
Abbey Road
Beatles-themed bar with a Japanese-style interior and featuring burgers and drinks. Open Monday to Friday 16:00-02:00. 45 Yueyang Road.
Mokkos Bar
Nightlife bar. Open Wednesday to Monday 19:00-02:00, Closed Tuesday. Room 103, 1245 Wuding Xi Lu, by Wan Hang Du Lu.
Features a dance floor, shoot pool, a garden and cocktails. Open every day 22:00-late. 191 Wulumuqi Lu.
Yani Lounge
Nightclub and bar. Variety of drink menu options available. Open 18:00-04:00. 2nd Floor No. 83 Changshu Road near Julu Road. Located in Jingan District.
Yu Yin Tang
Hardcore rock music club. Open Tuesday to Sunday 20:00-02:00, Closed Monday. 851 Kaixuan Lu, by Yanan Xi Lu.
The Rocks Grill & Bar
Sports bar with garden and view of Huangpu River. House wine buy-one-get-one-free 17:00-21:00. Block 10, 505 Zhongshan Nan Lu, by Waima Lu.
JZ Club
Jazz club. Open 19:00-02:00. 46 Fuxing Xi Lu, by Yongfu Lu.
Unconventional bar space with leather couches, low lighting, an old school video game console, and indie electronica music. Open Monday to Sunday 17:00-02:00. 2F, 57 Fuxing Road.
glo London
3F glo London Lounge Bar: Cosmopolitan cocktails, flavored Mojitos & tapas menu suitable for sharing, Private hire available. Daily 17:00 - 2:00. 1 Wulumuqi South Road.
Brick Restaurant and Wine Lounge
Mediterranean-style cuisine and wine lounge. Open 11:00-02:00. 30 Sinan Lu, by Huaihai Zhong Lu.
A little bar and shop with a wide selection of imported beers. 78-82 Zhao Zhou Lu.
No.88 Bar
Nightlife bar. Open 19:30-00:00. 2nd Floor 291 Fumin Lu, by Changle Lu.
Shiva Lounge
Nightlife lounge. Open Sunday to Thursday 22:00-02:00, Friday to Saturday 22:00-05:00. Room 102, 47 Yongfu Lu, by Fuxing Lu.
The Max Bar
Sports bar with Western food, free pool, cocktails and beer. 188 Fujianzhong Lu, by Fuzhou Lu.
Dream Yard
Classic Hollywood style bar. Cocktails inspired by Hollywood film classics. Open 11:00-02:00. No. 222 Xiangyang Nan Road near Fuxing Road. Located in Huangpu District.
Gourmet shop and wine bar. Open 11:00-23:00. 98 Xinle Lu, by Xiangyang Lu.
Bar for foreigners and locals. Cocktails and DIY martini list. Open 11:00-15:00, 18:00-22:30 (bar open until late). 748 Julu Lu, by Fumin Lu.
789 Nanjing Lu Bar and Lounge
Offers wine, music and 360-degree views from its location on the top three floors of Le Royal Meridien hotel in central Shanghai. Open Monday to Thursday 17:00-01:00; Friday to Sunday 17:00-02:00. 64, 65 and 66/F, 789 East Nanjing Road.
Tea, chocolate and cakes available in afternoon. Wine bar in evening. Open Monday to Saturday 15:00-22:00. B1 Floor, DBD Building, 1318 Lujiazui Huan Lu, by Dongyuan Lu.
Cloud 9
Sky lounge with views of city. Cocktails, champagnes, and Asian Tapas. Open Monday to Friday 17:00-01:00, Saturday to Sunday 14:00-01:00. 87th Floor, Grand Hyatt, Jin Mao Tower, 88 Shiji Dadao, by Dongtai Lu.
Food selections. Variety of wine and beer. 11 Dongping Lu, by Hengshan Lu.
Sky Dome Bar
Cocktails and live music. Views of the city. Open 18:00-02:00. 47th Floor, Radisson Hotel, 88 Nanjing Xi Lu, by Renmin Square.
Nightlife bar. Open 20:00 - late. 4th Floor Hong Kong Plaza, 283 Huaihai Zhong Lu, by Huangpi Nan Lu.
Windows Underground
Nightlife and bar. Open 10:00 - late. 698 Nanjing Xi Lu, by Wujiang Lu.
Big E Entertainment Center
Lounge and bar. Entertainment center including laser tag, mini golf, private KTV rooms and a bar equipped with air hockey, foosball,and billiards. B2 World Plaza No. 855 Pudong Nan Lu near Dongchang Lu. Located in Pudong District.
The Boulevard
Bar and restaurant located in Shanghai. Open 18:00-late. 7th Floor No. 10 Baoqing Lu near Fuxing Xi Lu. Located in Huangpu District.
Shanghai Brewery
Live sports bar. Microbrewery restaurant. Open 10:00-02:00. 15 Dongping Lu, by Hengshang Lu.
The Commune Social
The Commune Social is a sleek new desert and tapas bar set in Neri and Hus Design Republic Commune. 511 Jiangning Lu, near Kangding Lu.
Nightlife bar. Open 17:00 - late. 5 Hengshan Lu, by Dongping Lu.
Cigar bar with selections of Scotch. Open 17:00-00:00. 2nd Floor, JC Mandarin, 1225 Nanjing Xi Lu.
Music Room
Taiwanese DJ Keto. Ladies Night from 20:30-22:30 Monday to Saturday. Open Monday to Thursday 20:00-01:00, Friday to Saturday 20:00-02:00, Closed Sunday. 92nd Floor, 100 Shiji Dadao, by Dongtai Lu.
Y.Ys (Yin Yang)
Bar with food selections. Open 13:30-04:00. 125 Nanchang Lu, by Maoming Nan Lu.
Art Deco Garden Cafe & Bar
Cafe and bar at Ruijin Guesthouse. Open 09:30-00:00. Building 3, Ruijin Guesthouse, 118 Ruijin Er Lu, by Maoming Nan Lu.
The Apartment
Western style restaurant and bar, located in the French concession area, with a house DJ, live performances start from 22:00 every night. 3/F, 47 Yongfu Lu, by Fuxing Xi Lu.
Shanghai Studio
Nightlife and lounge bar. Open Sunday to Thursday 21:00-01:00, Friday to Saturday 21:00-05:00. No. 4 1950 Huaihai Zhong Lu, by Xingguo Lu.
Ritz Bar
Jazz bar with musicians George Butts and Denise Mininfield performing Monday to Saturday 19:30-23:30. 50% off selected wines, beers, snacks and cocktails Monday to Friday 18:00-20:00. 2nd Floor Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Shanghai Center, 1376 Nanjing Xi Lu.
Windows Scoreboard
Sports bar. Open 17:00 - late. 11th Floor, 527 Huaihai Zhong Lu, by Chengdu Lu.
Bar Rouge
Offers views of the Bund from its Sky Lounge patio in addition to a classy interior. Open Monday to Sunday 18:00-late. 7F, Bund 18. 18 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu. Shanghai, 200002.
Jade on 36 Bar
Views, cocktails and interior decor. Open 17:30-01:00. 36th Floor, Grand Tower, Pudong Shangri-la, 33 Fucheng Lu, by Lujiazui Xi Lu.
Cin Cin
Cocktail bar, wine selection and cigar lounge available. Open 18:00-02:00. 1st Floor Fairmont Peace Hotel, 20 Nanjing Dong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu.
Cozy Italian bar serving Mediterranean wines, cocktails and deli food. Owned by Italians, Marco Bettio and Mattia Visconti. 98 Yanping Road near Xinzha Road, Jingan District
Club Ibiza
Nightlife club. 1st Floor, 428 Jiangning Lu, by Wuding Lu.
The Park Tavern
Selection of whisky and beer. Nightlife bar. Open Monday to Thursday 11:00-02:00, Friday to Sunday 11:00 - until late. 840 Hengshan Lu, by Tianping Lu.
Wine bar with food selections. Open 17:00-01:00. Tower 1, 1st Floor, 1116 East Hongsong Lu, by Songyuan Lu.
The Shelter
A former bomb shelter turned club featuring underground dance music and a bar. 5 Yongfu Lu, Xuhui.
Dr Bar
An English speaking bar serves people with drinks and snacks, located in the Xin Tian Di. Open daily 17:00-02:00, House 15 North Block Xintiandi, Lane 181 Taicang Lu.
Piano Bar
Selection of cognacs, whisky and cigars. Views of Shanghai city. Open Monday to Friday 17:00-01:00, Saturday and Sunday 14:00-01:00. 53rd Floor, Grand Hyatt Hotel, Jinmao Tower, 88 Shiji Dadao, by Dongtai Lu.
Live music, beer tap per table, Austrian-German dishes. 5th Floor, Zhongshan Dong Er Lu, by Jin Ling Dong Lu.
El Coctel
Bar and lounge on Yongfu road in the French Concession area. Various cocktail drinks and snacks also available. Open 17:00 - late. 2nd Floor 47 Yongfu Lu near Fuxing Xi Lu. Located in Xuhui District.
Cigar and Dim Sum
Deep fried lobster and dim sum platter available. Finish with cigar Hoyo de Monterrey Epicure. Open 14:00-22:00. No.2 Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel, 159 Henan Nan Lu, by Fuyou Lu.
Globus Wine
Wine bar. Open 12:00-22:00. Ferguson Lane, 376 Wukang Lu, by Hunan Lu.
The Camel Bar
Sports bar. Happy hour specials. Open 10:00-02:00. 1 Yueyang Lu, by Dongping Lu.
Yuan Wine & Cocktail Lounge
Chinese-style lounge with a good selection of wine and cocktails. 17-2 North Xiang Yang Road, Shanghai
All-you-can-drink Friday nights. Nightlife Bar. Open 20:00-04:00, closed Tuesday. 10 Hengshan Lu, by Yongjia Lu.
Bar and venue for events. Bookings, events and parties. Unit 311 Surpass Court No. 570 Yongjia Lu near Yueyang Lu. Located in Xuhui District.
Afternoon tea and cocktails in evening. Open 10:00-01:00. Tower 2, 1st Floor, 1116 East Hongsong Lu, by Songyuan Lu.
The Shelter
Indie/alternative electronic music club. Open Wednesday to Saturday 21:00 - late. 5 Yongfu Lu, by Fuxing Lu.
Andaz Lounge
Tea, coffee, cocktails and mocktails selection. Open 07:00-23:00. 1st Floor, Andaz Shanghai, 88 Songshan Lu, by Taicang Lu.
Big Bamboo
Sports bar. Pool tables and large flat screen TVs. Open 11:00 - late. Hong Mei Entertainment Street, No. 20, Lane 3338 Hongmei Lu, by Yanan Xi Lu.
No. 88
Full-flung club with whisky, dancing girls and cards. Open every day 20:30-06:00. 2F Wujin Building, 291 Fumin Road.
Club G Plus
Home to celebrated DJs who enliven the gigantic LED screen and two-floor club with music and lights for the dancers. Open every day 21:00-04:00.
1919 Cafe/Bar
Australian-run bar serving all meals as well as providing a pool table, sports channels and free wifi. Open every day 07:30-01:00. 1 Wulumuqi Middle Road, Jingan District.
The Glamour Bar
This bar is located at the 5 on the Bund, provides a hot place for people to dress up, show up, and enjoy together. 6/F No. 5 the Bund, Huangpu District.
Koala Bar
Bar with big screen TVs, pool table, drinks and food. Open 11:00-02:00. 280 Huaihai Xi Lu, by Panyu Lu.
JW Lounge Bar
Lounge with views of city. Live music. Open 17:30-02:00. 40th Floor, JW Marriott, 399 Nanjing Xi Lu, by Huangpi Lu.
Number 5 Bistro
Underground bar. Open 10:00-02:00. Basement Floor, 20 Guangdong Lu, by Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu.
Hollywood Shanghai
Nightclub and bar. DJ table, VIP tables, bar open until late. No. 46 Yueyang Lu near Dongping Lu. Located in Xuhui District.
Rickys Sports Bar & Grill
Live musics, sports bar, pool tables and menu selections. 930 Pudong Dadao, by Yuanshan Lu.
Burdigala Bordeaux Wine Bistrot
Offers selection and range of Bordeaux wines. Open 11:00-13:00. 550 Wuding Lu, by Shaanxi Bei Lu.
Pata Negra Wine Bar & Tapas
Ham lounge and Spanish restaurant specialising in Iberian ham. Tapas, pizzas, Spanish and Italian cheeses as well as cocktails and new and old-world wines. Opening evenings, closed Sundays. 913 Villa Julu Road, Shanghai 200040.
Nightlife bar. Open 11:00 - late. 142 Tongren Lu, by Nanjing Lu.
The Brew
This bar located on the first floor of Kerry Hotel Pudong, provides six home-brewed beers and live shows. The Kerry Hotel, 1388 Huamu Lu, by Fang Dian Lu, Pudong Area.
The Compass Bar
Shanghai historic bar. Open 11:00-02:00. 1st Floor, Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, by Beijing Dong Lu.
Constellation Bar
An unique bar provides special cocktails and ice-making drinks. Friendly and quiet. Open daily 19:00-02:00. 1-2/F, 33 Yong Jia Road.
Bar and lounge. Open 11:30-02:00. 6th Floor, 35 Shaanxi Nan Lu, by Changle Lu.
The Chalet
A bar serves food and drinks decorated in a box like house. Open daily 15:00-03:00. 385 Yongjia Lu.