Must-see nightlife in Bratislava

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    Slovak Pub

    The name suggests a by-the-numbers tourist trap, but this rustic tavern-restaurant is a guilty pleasure among locals, too. Grab a draught beer, or perhaps…

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    Eleven Books & Coffee

    Rifle through some pages while getting your caffeine fix at this charmingly nerdy cafe and secondhand book store. It's an easy-going place with quality…

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    A local favourite for craft beer, this vaulted drinking haunt has an excellent selection of ales and microbrews for its small size.

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    Lost your taste for beer after too many hoppy nights? Cork invites appreciation of wine, from Slovak Tokaj to Grüner Veltliner from across the border in…

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    Unapologetically industrial with bare brick, exposed pipes and artfully rusty lamps, the 'Factory' (actually a hotel bar) serves its very own wheat beer,…

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    100 Pív

    A pocket-sized craft-beer den with half a dozen beers on tap and a small library of beery books to peruse.

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    Nu Spirit Bar

    Deservedly popular cellar bar with regular live music and DJs as underground as its location: jazz, reggae, electronica, soul.

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    Apollon Club

    Fostering a community atmosphere, Apollon is Slovakia's oldest gay club. Rough-hewn stone walls and violet lighting create the mood, while DJs, costume…

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    Kava Bar

    Hip little cafe beloved of locals, offering cakes alongside excellent coffees.