Southwest Greenland drinking and nightlife

Pub in Nuuk


Wild-west themed with wagon-wheel ceilings, this was Greenland's first pub, made (in) famous in Lawrence Millman's book Last Places. It remains an understandably popular, appealingly raucous place to drink and dance…
in Nuuk


Although calling itself a restaurant, this is really more of a café-bar where most of the clientele are drinkers enjoying the pleasant marinaside location in Nuussuaq. Snacks are served, and there's a good-valu…
Bar in Nuuk

Skyline Bar

This is Nuuk's safest bar, but not its most character-filled. In daylight there's a curious view between the bottles of the bar out across the town centre, but after dark the ultraviolet glow is less appealing. Ther…
in Kangerlussuaq

Den Grønne Bar

Huge windows overlook the runway at the bright and modern Grønne Bar, located at the airport terminal. During happy hour, from 5pm to 6pm, the drinks are half price.
in Kangerlussuaq


A remnant from the American occupation, this lively place is dimly lit and ideal for an evening's heavy smoking and propping up the bar.
in Kangerlussuaq

Ice Bar

For a cool drinking experience, the Ice Hotel also has its own bar, charging Dkr55 for drinks in a glass made of ice.
Pub in Nuuk


Skis and kayaks decorate this brass-railed pub which has a dance floor and live music on Friday and Saturday nights.