Party Earth Review Ideally situated on the edge of a small lake in the Englischer Garten, Seehaus is a traditional beer garden with one of the loveliest settings in town. Its serene location and more intimate size attracts a posher crowd than many of the city’s beer gardens, making it perfect for a peaceful afternoon or evening of good company ... read full review of Seehaus im Englischer Garten
Party Earth Review Consistently voted one of the world’s best bars for its to-die-for cocktails, Schumann’s Bar am Hofgarten in the center of Munich is truly a must for any cocktail connoisseur. Beloved among German celebrities, athletes, and society’s upper crust, chances are patrons will bump into someone famous on any given night of the ... more
Party Earth Review Crocodiles, kangaroos, koalas, and surfing paraphernalia take up all the wall space, and dark décor and dim lighting creates a secluded cavern-like atmosphere for the loyal following of Australians and other English-speaking expats that frequent Ned Kelly's Australian Bar. Patrons can say hello to the statue of Ned Kelly ... more
Party Earth Review One of Munich’s more alternative clubs, Backstage is a sprawling complex with both indoor and outdoor spaces for live concerts, movie showings, and club nights. Popular with an edgier crowd of teens, students, and young professionals looking for a change from the usual upscale clubs and tight door policies, the venue sports ... more
Party Earth Review Named for the tall, centuries-old Chinese pagoda rising at its center, Chinese Tower is reportedly the second largest beer garden in the world and can accommodate up to 3,000 guests. Situated in the middle of Englischer Garten, the outdoor bar features row upon row of picnic tables that are regularly flooded with a mix ... read full review of Chinese Tower
Party Earth Review One of Munich’s trendier clubs, the small and intimate Milch und Bar (commonly called just Milchbar) can be exclusive, which is just fine by the artsy, stylish crowd that lines up at its doors every weekend. Once inside, patrons find themselves plunged into a mod world of red – the color pervades everything from the lighting ... more
Party Earth Review Anyone with a craving for a Guinness that those German beer halls just won’t fulfill will want to head to Kilians Irish Pub for an authentic atmosphere and an animated crowd. This large multi-room pub has a distinctive Irish vibe that’s helped along by the décor of shamrocks, Guinness posters, rustic tables, and lots of ... more
Party Earth Review Arguably the most famous beer hall in Munich, exuberant patrons flock to Hofbräuhaus every day and night of the year to sample some of the best Bavarian beer and food in the city. As soon as patrons walk through the big swinging doors, the smell of Bavarian specialties, the roar of laughter, and the traditional live music ... more
Munich isn’t known as the Beer Capital of the World for nothing, but its varied nightlife extends beyond renowned breweries like Spaten-Löwenbräu, Augustiner, Hofbräuhaus, and Paulaner.
Bars and clubs in Munich vary widely in taste and style, but during the day it seems that everyone heads to the numerous beer halls or beer gardens, immense establishments that much of Munich’s social life revolves around. The only downside to the endless revelry at the beer halls and beer gardens is that most shut their doors by midnight.
Fortunately, Munich doesn’t disappoint when it comes to other late-night options, and the city boasts a wide variety of chic high-end clubs, hip lounges and bars, and casual pubs that stay open late. The city also has two massive nightlife complexes in the form of Kultfabrik and Optimolwerke where diverse crowds and party scenes can be found in the more than thirty bars and clubs.