Ah, Mahad and its oh-so-smooth, oh-so-thick fruity concoctions (over 45 varieties)! Grab a seat outside and watch the world go by. Also serves tea, coffee and pastries.
This down-to-earth bar, with its large outdoor courtyard, is a pleasant place to enjoy a very cheap beer – a bottle of St George costs only DFr350. Also known as ‘Club Éthiopien’, this simple establishment also serv…
This smart-looking pub has a respectably long list of beers and cocktails, including excellent mojitos (DFr1500), served with popcorn and veggie dips. It also offers karaoke on selected evenings.
Popularly considered to be Djibouti City’s most esteemed bar, L’Historil has an appealing terrace that offers excellent people-watching opportunities. A beer costs DFr1200.
One of Djibouti City’s hot spots. Cosy seats, red lights and the odd full-length mirror surround the dance floor.
In the basement of Menelik Hotel, this is Djibouti City's ‘most happening’ (meaning ‘least sleazy’) place.
If there’s a constant here, it’s the promise that the music, whatever the style, will get you groovin’.