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.
From smoky sailors' taverns by the Elbe river to fancy Ottensen cocktail bars: in Altona, everybody can find a new favourite hangout spot.
The best deals are made over drinks, so Hamburg's business centre also offers some of the fanciest bars and after work clubs of the city.
Far removed from Reeperbahn, Eimsbüttel offers trendy cocktail bars and jazz clubs rather than all-night dancing and drinking.
Enjoy a good glass of vintage in a fancy wine bar by the Alster canals or have a nightcap at a neighbourhood pub on Eppendorfer Weg.
The bars around the university have everything that students could wish for: cosy couches, the hippest music and affordable drinks.
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.
Located by the Alster lakes and Hamburg Central, St.Georg is well-known for its LGBT-friendly vibe as well as some of the classiest hotel bars.
Home to the world-renowned Reeperbahn entertainment district, chances are high you'll find your new favourite watering hole right here.