Nightlife

Cocktail Bar in La Serena

Moscatel

This stylish, upscale pisco bar serves more than 40 varieties, including rare types you won't find elsewhere. You can enjoy it straight or in beautifully made cocktails like the Sangre del Elqui with horchata (a ric…
Cafe in La Serena

Lighthouse Coffee

This hip, art-filled cafe serves the best coffee in town. Linger over Chemex brews and V60 pour-overs whipped up by friendly baristas. If you're craving something sweet, cast your eye over the strawberry-topped chee…
Bar in Pisco Elqui

Rustika

Just south of the plaza, Rustika is a welcoming spot for an evening libation, with outdoor tables set beside a gurgling brook, and warming fires by starlight. Cocktails aside, Rustika also serves up pizzas, quesadil…
Bar in Copiapó

Tololo Pampa

A happening boho joint with a series of artsy colorful rooms and an open-air back patio with rough-hewn furniture and an outdoor fireplace. Come for drinks and late-night snacks such as quesadillas and fajitas (CH$4…
Club in Coquimbo

Mi Bar Coquimbo

A reliable spot for catching live bands and DJ-spun grooves, with a mix of funk, soul, hip-hop, blues and jazz. The extra-large cocktails are legendary.
Bar in Coquimbo

El Europeo

A small, welcoming beer bar on lively Aldunate serves up craft brews, gourmet burgers (around CH$4000) and snacks.
Bar in La Serena

La Rocca

Stay out late drinking on the interior patio at this popular student hangout with occasional live music.