Drinking in Nha Trang ,
which is your favourite bar, pub or discoteque?
Nightlife in Nha Trang is very interesting. There is a plethora of bars. Which is your favourite bar? These are the most centrally located and the most visited by tourists.
Ice bar in Nha Tang
Address: 4a Tran Quang Khai, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 352 79 97
Open daily 5pm-3am
Is it too hot in Nha Trang? Yes, certainly. When you cannot stand it anymore you can visit the only place wth freezing temperature. Seems impossible to have -9 C in Nha Trang, but yes you can have it in the only IceBar in Vietnam. Every visitor receives special thermal clothing before entering the IceBar
Address: (Huong Duong Centre) Tran Phu, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 826 782
Open daily 8.00-24.00
It is situated right on the beach near the Ana Mandara Resort.
Checkpoint Restaurant & Bar www.checkpoint-vietnam.com
Address: 27 Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 35 23 805, (0084) 12 24 44 41 04
Restaurant, night bar and military museum with real old black&white photos devoted to Pacific fleet USSR. Old soviet uniform and the weapon for photographing of visitors. There are three floors with central air conditioning, three toilets, children's corner, verandah, banquet room, disco-bar and BBQ.
The restaurent offers European, Russian, Chinese and Vietnamese cuisines. The head cook and the satff are Russians. You can buy there beer and real Russian vodka with a special offer durinh happy hours.
Shorty's Café & Bar
Address: 4E Ð Biet Thu, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 524 057
Open daily: 07:00-02.00 (food can be ordered until 22.30),
happy hours 18.00-22.30 (2 for 1 specials of BGI beer, Vodka/Rum mixers)
Also, Shorty's has an extensive library of books available for sale or exchange.
Jack's Roof Terrace Bar and Restaurant
Address: 96 A/8 Tran Phu, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 3813 862
Open daily from 8.00
Happy hours 18:00 to 22:00
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This bar is situated in the south of Nha Trang (across from the Evason Ana Mandara). In this bar you can eat breakfast, lunch and dinner. Eat and drink while enjoying views over Nha Trang bay. Happy hours 18:00 to 22:00. Whisky - Rum - Vodka - Gin - Tequila Buy-one-get-one-free.
The Rainbow Bar www.divevietnam.com/the_rainbow.shtml
Address: 90a Hung Vuong Street, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 352 43 51
Open daily 6.00 - 22.00 (23.00)
It is a combination of Dive Shop, Booking office & ‘Mares’ Equipment Displays with somewhere that you can eat & drink some of your home favourites whilst meeting people interested in diving and having fun.
Nha Trang Sailing Club sailingclubvietnam.com
Address: 72-74 Tran Phu, Nha Trang
open daily 12.00 - 4.00 a.m.
Food served until 9 pm (pizza and fries can be ordered even later)
Happy hour is from 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm.
It is one of the most popular bars/discos in Nha Trang and is situated right on the beach. This is the place where people go when other bars in town close. During the day it is rather a restaurant and a bar. It is an open-air bar/restaurant near the ocean. You can order there a real Western breakfast, pancakes, macaroni andcheese, hamburgers as well as the usual Nha Trang seafood selections.
The restaurant serves Vietnamese, Indian, Italian and Japanese dishes. It is located in several large huts. Main courses cost VND 65,000-100,000 (US$ 5 - US$ 7).
You can also buy or swap a book from their well-stocked rack. There is also an accessory shop, which has many things for you to choose like hat, bag, T-shirt and more. In addition, there even a diving center where tourists can buy swimwear or rent all the neccesary equipments for a local island dive.
In the evening the restaurant changes into a bar. It has a huge dancefloor in front of a very long bar. A pool table is also avaliable. Beach front, open air bar has comfortable tables and chairs on the patio. It is very popular among backpackers. The club also has the best music playing in Nha Trang. a mix of pop, dance, latino, reggae or oldies. The real party starts after 23.00. A regular evening involves the beer bong challenge and dancing up on top of the bar. Outside you can admire the ocea and listen to the waves crashing over the sound of the music. Once a month they run a full moon party called Insomnia, but there are also other events.
Sailing Club is one of the most famous bars but some tourists had bad experience there. Read the story what can happen in Sailing Club.
Louisiane Brewhouse www.louisianebrewhouse.com.vn
As the name says, you can buy there beer, but that's not all it has to offer. It is also a great restaurant offering Vietnamese and Western dishes, sea food, pizzas and even Japanese food.
It has a swimming pool with sun beds and you can also have fun on the beach. 3 nights every week they have live music around the pool (8.30pm - 11 pm).
Crazy Kim Bar and Restaurant
Address: 19 Ð Biet Thu, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 523 072
Open daily 9.00 - 1.00 a.m.
It is next door to Guava. An outside patio area leads into the first bar area - behind this are two more rooms including a bar in the back with two pool tables.
In this bar you can also buy some food. Crazy Kim Bar has free Wi-Fi internet, but they have a socket only at the bar, so if you plan to use your laptop, you will be able to attach it to electricity only there.
Address: 17 Biet Thu, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 524 140
Open daily 10:00 - late
The funkiest bar in town. It is centrally located. Guava is full of comfortable armchairs and, in the evening, loud dance music. It has a good reputation as being young and chic. Ocaassionally there are live performances.
Address: 34F Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Open d aily 08:00 - 22:00
'Howlin Rick' gives a live music performance every night from 20:30-22:00,
GMC club gmcnhatrang .com/gioithieu.htm
Address: 3/37 Phạm Văn Đồng, Vĩnh Phước, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058)35 43 37 37 Fax: (0084) (058) 38 37 203
It is nightclub/bar located opposite Hon Chong's beautiful beach. GMC club is well known as an entertainement paradise with all luxury facilities: discotheque, karaoke, bar, cafe. There are 10 karaoke rooms.
In this place you can also eat breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Red Sun Bar
Address: 72 Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 527 059.
Open daily 15:00-02:00
The bar offers a free cocktail from 20:00-23:00 and big cocktail buckets for 20,000 dong. They have a pool table, table football, and a street front seating area.
The Red Apple Club
Address: 54 Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 525 599.
Open daily: 15:00-late
The Shamrock Bar
Address: 56A, Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 527 54
It is an Irish themed pub run by two Scotsman. Inside are imported beers and cider such as Strongbow.
other bars, mostly for Vietnamese people
There are several other night clubs more for Vietnamese people than for foreigners. One of them is 007.
a NOT recommended bar, because of the violence
Why Not Bar
Address: 24 Tran Quang Khai, Nha Trang
Tel: (0084) (058) 3811 652.
Open until late
It is one of not many bars open after midnight. This bar is heavily criticised by tourists at TripAdvisor site. It looks that most of the tourists have bad impression about this bar. They complain that they cheat with prices, it is dirty and dangerous. Read stories of tourists who advise to stay away from this place.