Mauritius drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Club in Grand Baie

Les Enfants Terribles

The top pick for a night out on the town, the 'little terrors' has a roaring dance floor, a chilled-out lounge and a special VIP section that overflows with champagne. Walls bedecked with hundreds of crinkled photos…
Bar in Flic en Flac


KenziBar, a block or two back from the waterfront, is your best bet for nightlife in Flic en Flac, and one of few places where it's about more than just noise. There's tongue-tingling rhum arrangés (rum punch), fire…
Bar in Tamarin & Rivière Noire

Le Dix-Neuf

Hidden behind the walls of Tamarina's exclusive golfing grounds, this classy lodge-like venue, situated at the clubhouse, is a great place for a sundown snifter. Notice how the pentagonal window behind the dark-wood…
Bar in Grand Baie

Beach House

Owned by Kabous Van der Westhuisen, a South African former rugby player, this lively joint bustles with about as much energy as a sports match in overtime. The owner is sometimes seen roaming around shirtless signin…
Bar in Tamarin & Rivière Noire

Big Willy's

Owned by a South African and perennially popular with the expat crowd, Big Willy's is the it spot for DJ-ed dance beats and rugby on the tube. It's all good, clean fun.
Bar in Flic en Flac


Both lounge bar and nightclub, Shotz is about as glamorous as things get beyond the high walls of the upmarket resorts.
Cocktail Bar in Grand Baie


This large, popular spot serves up great cocktails all day long in its open-air setting in the heart of town.
Club in Grand Baie


Next to Banana Bar and the petrol station, this club has changed names numerous times over recent years, but there's always plenty going on. The dance floor is usually packed and the music is ideal for waving your h…
Club in Grand Baie


Nightclubs come and go in this corner of town, so whether it's called Stardance or something else, there's almost guaranteed to be a nightclub here. Stardance, if it lasts, does big themed nights, with some of the i…
Bar in Grand Baie

Banana Bar

In a petrol-station parking lot, this is one of the best spots for a drink and a chat. There's also live music at 8.30pm Wednesday to Saturday.