Hunan drinking and nightlife

Teahouse in Changsha

Yìngshānlóu Cháguǎn

This lovely three-storey teahouse is replete with traditional charm, hidden away inside Tiānxīn Park, right beside the entrance to the Old City Wall and Tiānxīn Pavilion. The building actually straddles part of the …
Bar Street in Changsha

Taiping Jie

A good place to start the night is Taiping Jie, a cobbled pedestrianised street between Wuyi Dadao and Jiefang Xilu. One of Chángshā’s oldest surviving streets, it has a mix of bars, cafes, boutiques and souvenir sh…
Club in Changsha

Jiefang Xilu

Chángshā’s club central with KTV (karaoke) joints and clubs. There are no covers but drinks can be expensive.
Bar Street in Changsha

Hualongchi Xiang

A busy enclave of bars down an ancient alley off the shopping strip Huangxing Zhonglu.
Cafe in Furong Zhen

Silencio Cafe

This cafe and bar has a superb position overlooking Furong's falls, with later hours during the busy months. Expect to pay around ¥25 for a cappuccino.