Mons drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Mons

Hype Bar Lounge

Hype feels like a hidden retreat from the busy Grand Place, with a laid-back crowd gathered at outdoor tables on a peaceful square. The friendly staff whips up some fine cocktails, including a decent Aperol spritz, …
Cafe in Mons

MoMA Coffee

The best espresso in town is served up at this buzzing cafe south of the Grand Place. MoMA (which stands for Mons Manhattan) takes its inspiration from NYC's third-wave coffee purveyors, and you can also order creat…
Wine Bar in Mons

Ô Bar'Hik

For an alternative to the rowdy drinking holes on nearby Marché aux Herbes, this cosy wine bar is the perfect antidote. With a focus on France, Spain and Italy, the range of offerings is staggering. When in doubt, g…
Pub in Mons

Citizen Fox

One of Mons' best-loved spots is this spacious drinking den a few paces from the Grand Place. It has an inviting terrace (though nonsmokers beware!), good weekday drink specials and live music on Thursdays.
Bar in Mons

La Lorgnette

Just off the Grand Place, this two-level bar is decked out in blond wood and makes a pleasant, sociable spot for a beer, attracting a clientele of various ages. The house gimmick is a flambéed beer served in a bowl-…