Can’t wait to explore Hamburg’s legendary nightlife?We’re giving you a head start with our five favourite bars: from Hamburg’s oldest jazz club to shot-sized cocktails and all-night dancing in St. Pauli.
Watch an FC St. Pauli match at a sports bar or meet local artists and musicians over a late-night beer at one of Hamburg's hip dive-bars.
Home to the world-renowned Reeperbahn district, chances are high you'll find your new favourite watering hole right here.
The best deals are made over drinks, so Hamburg's business centre also offers some of the finest bars and after work clubs of the city.
From smoky sailors' taverns by the Elbe to chic Ottensen cocktail bars, in Altona everybody can find their new favourite hangout.
Located by the Alster lakes and Hamburg Central Station, St.Georg is well known for its LGBT-friendly vibe as well as many chic hotel bars.
Far removed from the Reeperbahn, Eimsbüttel offers trendy cocktail bars and jazz clubs rather than all-night dancing and drinking.
The bars around the university have everything that students could wish for: cosy couches, the hippest music and affordable drinks.
Enjoy a glass of vintage in a fancy wine bar by the Alster canals or have a nightcap at a neighbourhood pub on Eppendorfer Weg.
Enjoy cosy cocktails at an Altona beach club, have a beer with the locals in Schanzenviertel and then head for the busy clubs of St. Pauli.
On the city beaches along the Elbe river and elsewhere, beach clubs open their doors as soon as the weather allows it.
Even in the North, Bavarian-style beer gardens can be found aplenty. After all, nothing beats a cold beer in the warm summer sun.
Having a great evening without spending all your money on drinks is a question of self-restraint. Or simply a matter of being in the know.
Award-winning cocktails, exquisite interiors and highly-skilled staff: treat yourself to a night out at Hamburg's high-class establishments.
Put down your go-to drink: in Hamburg, sky's the limit when it comes to cocktail creations. After all, Gin Basil Smash was invented here.
From Hamburg's very own Astra to household brands and small batches of craft beers: there's always something brewing up!
With countless clubs to choose from and no curfew to stick to, you can dance and sing the night away until the sun comes up.
Every night, visitors of Hamburg's many hotels go for a drink at the in-house bars. From functional to fancy, all price ranges are covered.
From smoky jazz clubs to fancy piano bars, Hamburg's live music scene is alive and kicking, especially at the city's smaller bars and clubs.
Far removed from hipster culture and fancy cocktail creations, the old and authentic Hamburg can still be found in smoky sailor's pubs.
The North can be rainy and cold. Fortunately, warmer climates can be filled up in bottles and shipped to Hamburg's classy wine bars.