The best bars in Nha Trang are conveniently set along Tran Phu Beach, boasting beautiful views of the East Sea, plenty of alcoholic offerings, local and international delicacies, as well as live performances of various music genres. Nha Trang’s nightlife scene is diverse, with neighbourhood bars in the city attracting a loyal following with the backpacker community while beachfront establishments are popular amongst expats and more affluent travellers.
Best of all, music is lively yet unobtrusive, making them great for socialising with locals and fellow tourists. From lively sports bars to breezy rooftop terraces, Nha Trang’s most popular bars and pubs are set within easy walking distances from each other – great for bar-hopping until the sun comes up.
1. Sailing Club
Sailing Club has a prime beachfront location, extensive alcoholic offerings and lively tunes, making it Nha Trang’s quintessential nightlife venue. The bar is located in Tran Phu Beach, where lively fire shows and hip hop dance performances are often held. Offering imported wines, beers, cocktails, and spirits, the price range in Sailing Club is higher compared to most nightlife spots in Nha Trang, but it’s definitely worth the extra expense. Every month, Sailing Club also hosts a full-moon party called Insomnia, with an impressive lineup of international DJs spinning electro house tunes until 02:00 or later.
Opening Hours: Daily 10:00 – 02:00
Address: 72-74 Tran Phu Street, Nha Trang
Tel: +84 58 352 4628
2. United Bar
United Bar is a favourite nightlife spot for Nha Trang’s expat community. Also set along Trn Phu Beach, the bar is adorned with international flags, flat screen TVs and a live stage, with cosy sofas overlooking a lush garden setting. The bar plays live traditional Vietnamese tunes every night, but on Thursdays, patrons can participate in free trivia games with live bands playing a mix of blues, rock, folk and pop tunes from 19:00 onwards. United Bar’s drinks menu comprises of cocktails, draft beers, and imported wines as well as an array of Vietnamese and Asian dishes.
Opening Hours: Daily 10:00 – 02:00
Address: 01B Tran Quang Khai, Nha Trang
3. Louisiane Brewhouse Nha Trang
Louisiane Brewhouse Nha Trang is the only establishment of its kind, serving homebrewed beers that are made with speciality malts from Australia and New Zealand. Open from 08:00 onwards, Louisiane Brewhouse Nha Trang also offers a diverse range of authentic Vietnamese, Japanese, and Italian cuisine as well as fresh seafood and homemade pastries. Drinks-wise, patrons can enjoy red, white, and rose wines by glass and bottle, as well as an array of cocktails, whiskies, vodkas, and liqueurs. Priced at VND 125,000, the Louisane Beer Tasting Tray allows you to sample its signature brews including Pilsaner, Dark Lager, Witbier, and a choice of Red Ale, Special, or Crystal Ale.
Opening Hours: Daily 08:00 – 02:00
Address: 29 Tran Phu Street, Nha Trang
Tel: +84 58 352 1948
4. Booze Cruise Sports Bar & Grill
Great for catching the latest sports events from all over the world, Booze Cruise Sports Bar & Grill is popular with 20-somethings, with a very cosmopolitan feel. The bar is a 10-minute stroll from Tran Phu Beach, making it a good place for drinks and snacks after all the beachfront clubs are closed at 02:00. Open daily, Booze Cruise Sports Bar & Grill also hosts live music performances every Wednesday and Thursday at 20:00 onwards. Drinks served here include imported beers, wines and whiskies; they may not be the cheapest in town, but cocktail promos are available at two for the price of one.
Opening Hours: Daily 06:00 – 03:00
Address: 110 Nguyen Thien Thuat, Nha Trang
Tel: +84 90 571 9519
5. Pool Pub
Pool Pub is a laidback two-storey nightlife spot that’s entirely al fresco, featuring a rooftop terrace, wooden communal tables, neon lighting, and good quality audio systems. While the best seats in the house are up at the spacious pool-side bar, its central swimming pool is great for warm evenings in Nha Trang. Just make sure you bring swimming gear if you fancy a dip. Pool Pubs also offers an extensive drinks menu that’s also good value for money, comprising of the usual array of beers, wines, cocktails, and spirits. The music policy here is mostly EDM, deep house, and techno music, but you can still easily converse with fellow companions on the rooftop terrace.
Opening Hours: Daily 17:00 – 02:00
Address: 40 Tran Phu Street, Nha Trang
Tel: +84 90 511 6356