Over the next few minutes we will be taking a deep dive into drinking at the best bars in Bucharest. From a tall glass of beer and a shot of vodka to local drink specials and singing karaoke we are going to try and cover it all.
The best wine and cocktail bars near you will get the ball rolling. Once they have been discussed in full breweries and sports bars to watch the big game or maybe play some pool and throw some darts will get a shout out.
Those who want to get the party started right after work or just buy some cheaper drinks will learn about the best drink specials in your area next. After they are out of the way we will move on to bars with trivia, quiz, and/or game nights around town.
Bars for dancing, karaoke, and to listen to live music will wrap this all up. Be sure to check out our Bucharest bar map that has every place we mention throughout the post pinned on it.
And you are all welcome to compare the scene here to other cities around the region at this link if you want.
Cocktail & Wine Bars
Many would agree that the best Bucharest cocktail and wine bars are:
- Dianei 4 at St Dianei 4
- Nomad Skybar at 30th Smardan St
- Fire Club at St Covaci 7
- Newton Gastro Bar at J. L. Calderon 56
- Abel’s Wine Bar at 10 Nicolae Tonitza
- Lovin Winebar & Bistro at Intrarea Tudor Ștefan 26
- Wineful at George Enescu 11-11A
Whether you want to enjoy exquisite cocktails, a broad selection of wines, or innovative mixes and spirits that are rarely seen around town Nomad Skybar has it all. They have club nights that last into the early hours of the morning on weekends which are great for dancing.
Newton Gastro Bar has a mysterious and welcoming environment with a seating capacity of 80 people. They carry a wide variety of cocktails along with fast food, salads, and seafood.
Besides offering a large collection of wines Abels Wine Bar in your area also sells coffee and Italian cuisine. They are open from noon to midnight on Sundays through Thursdays and from noon to 2am on Fridays and Saturdays. If you want to experience scrumptious urban food paired with a wide assortment of fine wines from across the world head to Lovin’ Wine Bar & Bistro.
Wineful bar is located in the heart of Bucharest with over 200 wine brands combined with delectable snacks, interesting stories, and music. The bar is open from 5pm to 11pm on Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Bucharest Breweries & Sports Bars
You and your buddies will have a great time watching the big game at these local sports bars and breweries:
- Berariah at Kiseleff 32
- Berestroika at Aleea Cauzasi 57
- Halftime Pub at St Gabroveni 14
- InFusion Bistro & Sports Bar at St Ion Ghica 2
- Champions Sports Bar at Calea 13 Septembrie 90
You can choose an entree and main course from the lunch menu for only 24 lei from Monday through Friday at Beraria H. They are one of the largest beer halls near you that is capable of hosting concerts, stand-up shows, and exhibitions.
Berestroika is the first local microbrewery restaurant in the Bucharest plus they also have a wine bar and produce natural beers while specializing in Indian cuisine.
InFusion Bistro and Sports Bar boasts several cutting-edge displays and a giant central screen where you can watch Digi, Dolce, and Sky Sports broadcasts. Their sports bar and kitchen will tempt you with a diverse selection of drinks and excellent meals.
Champions Sports Bar has more than 18 TV’s and two large projector screens for everyone to watch the big game while eating delicious food and drinking from a beer meter. Salads, sandwiches, fajitas, nachos, chicken wings, and the legendary wagyu beef burger are among their amazing food options.
Mojo Music Club from our list of dance, karaoke, and live music bars also hosts live sports streaming.
Local Drink Specials
There are plenty of good bars with drink specials in your area and you can get great value if you time your visit properly:
- Imperial Turkish Cuisine & Steakhouse at J. L. Calderon 33
- Zăganu Bistro & Romanian Craft Beer Bar at Calea Victoriei 91
Zăganu Bistro and Romanian Craft Beer Bar produces small-batch artisan beers in Bucharest using high-quality raw materials and serves a wide array of local craft brews. You may get cheaper drinks during their special times from noon to 4pm every day.
Trivia, Quiz & Game Nights
Check out this list of bars with trivia, quiz, and game nights near you:
- The Dubliner Irish Pub at Șoseaua Nicolae Titulescu 18
- QP Pub at Str. Praporgescu David, Gen. 13
Dance, Karaoke, & Live Music
Dance, listen to live music, or sing karaoke at these fun bars around town:
- Control Club at Str. Constantin Mille 4
- Music Club at Baratiei 31
- Mojo Music Club at Str. Gabroveni 14
- True Club at Str. Covaci 19
You may enjoy wonderful meals and drinks while enjoying music concerts at the Control Club. For over eight years Mojo Music Club has been presenting outstanding entertainment in the center of vibrant Old Town. They focus on live music, karaoke, and don’t forget they turn into a local sports bar during the game and are open every night of the week.
True Club is one of the best live music and karaoke bars near you with a lively dance floor. They also cater to any private or corporate party.
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- Best Bars Near You In Belgrade
- Best Bars Near You In Sofia
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- Best Bars Near You In Istanbul
Have Fun Drinking At The Best Bars In Bucharest
There are plenty of local wine and cocktail bars, breweries to watch sports at, places with good drink specials to save money, trivia, quiz, and game nights, as well as bars to listen to live music, dance, and sing karaoke near you. Hopefully we were able to fill you in on some valuable info that will make your next night out a little better.
Please use the comments to let us know if any spots have closed down or if any new cool places have opened up in your area so that we can keep our lists fresh. Now go have fun drinking at the best bars in Bucharest.