Nightlife

Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Hanover

Bukowski's

One of the newest cocktail bars on the Hanover scene, sleek Bukowski's mixes leather couches with exposed brick walls and industrial-style stools. Spirits are taken seriously here, as evidenced by the huge collectio…
Top Choice Microbrewery in Jever

Altstadtbrauerei Marienbräu

Brick dividing walls and a blue-and-white-tiled fireplace give this microbrew-pub, named for beloved ruler Fraülein Maria, a homey feel. For an alternative to the ever-present Jever pilsener, try one of the four mai…
Top Choice Bar in Bremen City

Wohnzimmer

This bar and lounge mostly gets a relaxed 20s and early-30s crowd, who hang out on the sofas – which explains the name ‘Living Room’ – or lounge around on the mezzanine levels.
Cafe in Hanover

Holländische Kakao-Stube

With the blue-and-white square-patterned floor matching the Delft pottery, and a curved ship’s staircase and maritime paintings creating a subtle nautical feel, this historic Dutch coffeehouse – in operation since 1…
Pub in Hanover

Brauhaus Ernst August

A Hanover institution, this sprawling brewpub makes a refreshing unfiltered pilsner called Hannöversch. A party atmosphere reigns nightly, helped along by a varied roster of live bands and DJs. There's also a daytim…
Cocktail Bar in Bremerhaven

New York Bar

This cocktail lounge features midcentury-modern decor, dark-wood panelling and dim lights, as well as a comprehensive cocktail menu. The pièce de résistance is the large harbour-view terrace that lets you see clear …
Sports Bar in Hanover

Piccoli's Roadhouse

This popular, sprawling 'American-style' sports bar and restaurant seems standard at first, but head downstairs for a world of bar games, with 20 billiards tables (including two for snooker), shuffleboard, table foo…
Teahouse in Spiekeroog

Cafe Teetied

Snug little rooms with low, half-beamed ceilings, and a small tree-shaded patio out front. The menu has a variety of teas, coffees and other beverages – hot chocolate with whipped cream, Glühwein (mulled wine) – and…
Bar in Celle

Winklers

Dim pendant lights, low couches and laid-back music give this bar-lounge a sleek, upmarket feel. Browse through a comprehensive menu of cocktails: whether you're after a Manhattan or a martini – or even a grasshoppe…
Cocktail Bar in Wolfsburg

Sausalitos

OK, so the cocktail menu at this national chain does seem a bit corporate – raspberry frozen margaritas, really? – but there's a lot on offer, and this buzzy bar is one of the more happening spots in Wolfsburg at ni…