Nightlife

Top Choice Pub in Derry (Londonderry)

Peadar O'Donnell's

Done up as a typical Irish pub/grocery (with shelves of household items, shopkeeper's scales on the counter and a museum's-worth of old bric-a-brac), Peadar's has rowdy traditional-music sessions every night and oft…
Top Choice Microbrewery in Derry (Londonderry)

Walled City Brewery

Housed in the former army barracks on Ebrington Sq, Walled City Brewery is an exciting new craft brewery and restaurant run by master brewer and Derry local James Huey. As well as having 10 craft beers on tap, Walle…
Bar in Derry (Londonderry)

Guildhall Taphouse

Housed in a wooden-beamed, 19th-century building brightened with fairy lights, the Taphouse is a cosy place to sample an excellent selection of local and international craft beers or a sophisticated cocktail. There'…
Bar in Derry (Londonderry)

Sandino's Cafe-Bar

From the posters of Che to the Free Palestine flag to the fairtrade coffee and gluten-free beer, this relaxed cafe-bar exudes a liberal, left-wing vibe. DJs spin from Thursday to Saturday in Club Havana; there's reg…
Pub in Derry (Londonderry)

Blackbird

With wooden booths, leather sofas and roaring fires, the Blackbird hasn't sacrificed comfort and cosiness in its bid to create a hip, modern space. The kitchen of this welcoming pub serves delicious snacks, burgers,…
Club in Derry (Londonderry)

Sugar

Above Quays Bar, Derry's hottest club spreads over two floors, and has the city's largest rooftop terrace. Guest and resident DJs play; see the Facebook page for details of upcoming nights.
Pub in Derry (Londonderry)

Badgers Bar

A fine polished-brass and stained-glass Victorian pub with wood-panelled nooks and crannies, and an outdoor terrace, Badgers overflows at lunchtime with shoppers enjoying quality pub grub, and offers a quiet haven i…