Tallinn drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Old Town

No Ku Klubi

A nondescript red-and-blue door, a key-code to enter, a clubbable atmosphere of regulars lounging in mismatched armchairs – could this be Tallinn's ultimate 'secret' bar? Once the surreptitious haunt of artists in S…
Top Choice Bar in Old Town

Levist Väljas

Inside this much-loved Tallinn cellar bar (usually the last pit stop of the night) you’ll find broken furniture, cheap booze and a refreshingly motley crew of friendly punks, grunge kids and anyone else who strays f…
Craft Beer in Kalamaja & Telliskivi

St Vitus

Friendly staff, tasty food and ultra-slick Scandi design are all an added bonus to the fantastic craft beers at this hip Telliskivi pub. You'll find a vast selection of Estonian brews, plus several from around Europ…
Wine Bar in Old Town

Gloria Wine Cellar

Set in a cellar beneath the inner face of the town wall, this atmospheric wine bar and shop stocks thousands of bottles across a series of vaulted stone chambers. Credenzas, heavy carpets, antique furniture and wall…
Bar in Old Town

DM Baar

If you just can't get enough of Depeche Mode, this is the bar for you. The walls are covered with all manner of memorabilia (including pictures of the actual band partying here) and there's a full list of DM-themed …
Bar in Old Town


Of all of Old Town's bars, this is a particular favourite of locals, whether for a burger, a cooked breakfast at dinnertime or just a quiet drink in a relaxed environment. A wide selection of juleps and other cockta…
Bar in Kalamaja & Telliskivi


All you'd want in a chilled-out neighbourhood local: comfy couches, a good beer selection and a mixed crowd of local misfits. If that's sounding too cosy and sedentary, DJs drop by to rev things up on themed nights …
Bar in Kalamaja & Telliskivi


Laid-back and intimate, this friendly spot in the Telliskivi Creative City complex offers plenty of craft beers on tap, plus great booze-soaking snacks to go with them.
Pub in Old Town

Hell Hunt

Billing itself as 'the first Estonian pub', this trusty old trouper boasts an amiable air and a huge selection of imported and Estonian beer (some brewed especially for the house). Don’t let the menacing-sounding na…
Club in Old Town

Club Hollywood

A multilevel emporium of mayhem, Hollywood draws the largest crowds and biggest DJ names in Tallinn. Wednesday night is ladies’ night (free entry for women), so expect to see loads of guys looking to get lucky. It t…