© Photo by Photo by John Carnessiotis
© Photo by Photo by John Carnessiotis

THESSALONIKI

Welcome to a wonderful city...Thessaloniki. Proud of what it has to share through its unique brio and authenticity.

Welcome to a city which is actually characterized by its night life. Spoil yourself with a tremendous variety of choice of entertainment which you will remember forever. Nobody can escape the good times ahead!

 

Suggestions

DAIOS

Perhaps the most stylish place to be seen in! This is the all in one café-bar-restaurant of 5* Daios Hotel inNikis Boulevardfrom where you can start a promising night out. Rich menu of authentic Italian recipes and fresh ingredients imported straight from Milan’s Salumaio di Montenapoleone. Have a couple of inspirational cocktails before you continue your night out. Open daily from 10:30 in the morning. (59 Nikis Boulevard, reservations 2310 250200, www.daioshotels.com)

 

Bord de l'eau

New hip entry in the cafe-bar selection. You will find it in Egnatia arcade and its name means “by the sea shore” in French. Resident and guest DJs present something different each and every night. Well known for its cocktails and the concept events it organizes. Open daily from 10:00 (45 Egnatias street, for reservations 2310 520911)

 

Achilion

Liked and appreciated by the young crowd of Thessaloniki since 1963 when it first opened. For coffee, drinks and cocktails with sounds of lounge music by the beach. Open daily from 10:00 in the morning. (37 Nikis Boulevard, for reservations 2310 229330)

 

To Mikro

Mikro translates to small / little in Greek which means that you will have a bit of a hard time to find a quiet place of your own in there! The place is packed all the time but it is worth a go if you are into experimenting with new drinks and beverages. Open daily from 09:00 in the morning. (14 Iktinou street, for reservations 2310 283181)

 

Guilty

This is a club which will manage to make you feel as if you are in Moulin Rouge cabaret in Paris. Impressive chandeliers, comfortable sofas and private rooms / spaces to mention a few of its conceptual details. Definitely worthy of your presence. Entrance fee 10€ with free drink token, open Thursday, Friday, Saturday from 23:30 and Sunday from 20:00 onwards. (corner of Aristotelous and Vasileos Irakliou, for reservations 2310 276266)

 

Tokyo City Bar

You will find it Valaoritou street, on the 1st floor of a beautifully refurbished old building. Industrial design in its interior with multiple separate spaces, concept events and free style music sounds. Open from Wednesday to Sunday from 21:00 onwards. (29 Valaoritou street, for reservations 6978 027740).

 

Froyd’s Cocktail Bar  

Add it in your list of places to go for a smashing night out in the well known Kalapothaki pedestrian walk. A menu of 15 dynamic cocktails - which is actually updated every 2 months - will put you in the mood for whatever follows. Try the Thai Spice, Rum Punch and Pomegranate Caipirosca. Open daily from 19:00 (3 Kalapothaki pedestrian walk)

 

Cocktail Bar

For an amazing menu of 50 different cocktails which does justice to the name it bears! You will find it in Politechniou street and you will love it for its experienced mixologists. Fine quality drinks and self service will be a delight. Open daily from 21:00 (17A Politechniou street, for reservations 2310 524242)

 

The Real Rocknrolla

If you are into rock music as its name implies and if you prefer alternative sounds such as indie, house and funk. It is located inValaoritou streetand it’s always packed. Be there for a big dosage of rock n roll. Open daily from 20:00 (31 Valaoritou street, for reservations call 2313 037828)

 

Monroe

One of the best clubs in the city ofThessaloniki. Impressive decor for the demanding, within an art environment. In its pluses: the external yard and a rich menu of super cocktails. Open daily from 22:00 (17 Venizelou street, for reservations 6976 574811, 6946 965222, www.barmonroe.gr)

Kantina Tropicana

Appreciated by those who always want to get the most from a night out. It opened in Summer 2010 and since then it has managed to gain a fanatic crowd that comes again and again at all times of day. In its highlights: the interior yard and the atrium area.  Open daily from 11:00 (31 Egnatia street, for reservations 2310 539727)

 

PLUS 

Visiting Thessaloniki always involves a Greek night out at the “bouzoukia”. Choose a Greek music hall for an unforgettable experience. Pili Axiou, Fix and Mamounia are the best options. Don’t miss out!