Nottingham nightlife

Our guide to the best nightlife in Nottingham

Nottingham bars

Be At One

With its seriously impressive cocktail menu,Be At Oneis one of the best places to discover new flavours on a fun night out. From all the classics to new twists like Rhys’ Pieces and Banoffee Old Fashioned, you’ll have more choice than you could ever need. The contemporary, neon-lit bar is the perfect setting for the expert bartenders to show off their skills.

Brewhouse & Kitchen

TheBrewhouse & Kitchenchain specialises in unique craft beers brewed in their own on-site microbrewery. Overlooking the River Trent, it’s a modern pub with an outdoor area for alfresco drinking. In a celebration of all things beer, the food is designed to be paired with certain beer while some dishes are even cooked with beer.

Das Kino

Inspired by 1930s cinema,Das Kinois one of the city’s most popular spots. With stripped back interiors, movie posters, vintage furniture and neon lights, it’s the definition of “cool”. What makes it truly unique are the Olympic-standard ping pong tables for hire and the photobooth. You can enjoy classic cocktails and a variety of gins alongside delicious handmade pizzas.

Clubbing in Nottingham

Rescue Rooms

For live music,Rescue Roomsis a top gig destination and place to unwind, but it also doubles as a bar and club. The main bar is filled with comfy, leather Chesterfield-style sofas, copper finishings and oak flooring, the perfect space to listen to live bands and DJs and chill out. There are tons of different events and club nights throughout the week to check out.

Rock City

Rock Cityis a popular independent live music venue that’s been a big part of Nottingham’s nightlife since the 80s. Nowadays there’s still plenty of talented live music acts to see and regular club nights, with all your favourite pop hits on Fridays and alternative anthems on Saturdays.


Stealthis the place for house music fans looking to dance the night away. Stealth is known for hosting tons of exciting club nights from nightlife legends throughout the week with both international and local DJ talent to get the party in full swing. There’s a state-of-the-art Funktion-One sound system designed to create an unrivalled atmosphere