The beating hart of the nightlife in Groningen has to be the Grote Markt (Great Market) with nightlife venues all around. Besides that you can easily stroll down one of the side streets to a larger club or smaller pub.
De Groote Griet
De Groote Griet (named after the canon that the inhabitants of the city used in 1972) is a sports bar. For anything from soccer to American football, ice hockey and any other sport you can think of, this is the place to be. The fact [...] Continue reading about De Groote Griet.
With a stylish and English pub-like interior, the Drie Gezusters (Three Sisters) is a popular venue of the nightlife in Groningen. Even more so thanks to the diverse offering. At night, for example, also the top floor opens and with that the Tikibar and the [...] Continue reading about Drie Gezusters.
After years in the Poelestraat, you can nowadays find 't Vaatje (The Little Barrel) at the Grote Markt in Groningen. Where previously De Blauwe Engel (The Blue Angel) was located, now you get to taste the infamous licorice vodka and barrel shaped glaces of 't [...] Continue reading about ‘t Vaatje.
Not so much a party bar, but for those who are looking to start the night off in a cozy bar to get in the mood. Have a drink and some typical Dutch beer snacks while you catch up with your friends. Especially recommended during [...] Continue reading about Cafe Hooghoudt.
Whoever thinks you need tropical weather to get into a festive summer mood, hasn't been to Club Kokomo yet. Nightclub Club Kokomo best fits the description 'large, often nicely crowded and with various platforms to dance on (and cages to dance in)'. Mostly students visit [...] Continue reading about Club Kokomo.
De Tapperij is the party bar in the basement of the Drie Gezusters that runs all the way to the hotel De Doelen. In the beginning of the evening it can be quiet at times, but it's definitely a great place to round off the [...] Continue reading about De Tapperij.
The News cafe at the Grote Markt in Groningen has a trendy bar with a nice restaurant on the first floor. During the weekends also the club below the restaurant opens, inviting a hip crowd. If you're looking for a stylish night out, the place [...] Continue reading about News Cafe.