Istanbul is probably the most lively city in Turkey for nightlife and variety, and there are many city centers to this huge city, each one having their own range of fashionable bars, clubs and pubs. Some of the main centers on the European side to enjoy the city's night life are at Taksim/Beyoglu, Levent, Etiler, Nisantasi, areas along the Bosphorus and Sultanahmet. There is also the Asian Side, such as Kadikoy and Bagdat Street.
BARS & NIGHTCLUBS
Babylon Open everyday 22.00 - 04.00
Live performances of different
ethnic, rock, jazz bands. Seyhbender Sok. no: 3
Asmalimescit / Taksim
292 73 68
Big Buddha Open everyday 12.00 - 02.00
Very popular among high society.
Intercontinental dishes are
also available. Levent cad no:15 1.Levent
Cheers A popular young tourist
hang-out in the old city.
Serves sandwiches and salads. Akbiyik Cad no:20
Dulcinea Plays Jazz, Classical,
Open everyday 10.00 - 02.00 Istiklal Cad. Meselik Sok
no:20 Taksim 245 10 71
High End Open everyday 24.00 - 04.00
Plays techno, dance, house music
18 - 35 age group . Nispetiye Cad no:4 Etiler
287 73 80
Hayal Kahvesi Live performances of local
Rock, Pop, Jazz is played
and delicious food is served.
Buyukparmakkapi Sok no:19
Taksim 244 25 58
Open only in summers
Popular among high society.
Nightclub complex with restaurants. Muallim Naci cad 141-142
Kurucesme 287 82 82
Roxy Open everyday 22.00 -
Underground, Pop, Rock
Expect a cover charge. Siraselviler Cad.
Aslanyatagi Sok Taksim 245 65 39
Sefahathane Open everyday 10.00 - 02.00
Plays trendy music and popular among the cool types.
Istiklal Cad. Atlas Passage
Beyoglu 251 22 45