Harbin drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Harbin

Carl Damo Bar

This alcohol-fuelled Aladdin's cave, crammed with curios, fairy-lights and arty nude photographs taken by eccentric Chinese owner 'Carl', is probably north China's, or at least Harbin's, quirkiest bar. With hidden n…
Bar in Harbin

Ace Bar

Packed with Russians, EFL teachers and foreign workers, Ace is the place to be on weekends in Harbin – until another bar on the strip swipes its expat crown. Until then, you can count on a friendly crowd, great musi…
Cafe in Harbin

Luyu Coffee

Cute spot set in the ground floor of a former Jewish hospital that brews excellent coffee and also has a bar menu.