Gijón drinking and nightlife

Cafe in Gijón


With cushy velvet sofas and contemporary art on its whitewashed walls, this delightfully cosy, family-friendly coffee lounge and bookshop makes the perfect peaceful spot to linger over your café con leche or, later …
Cocktail Bar in Gijón


Bottles tower up to the ceiling at this sensational, split-level, open-stone-walled cocktail bar opposite the waterfront. Soak up the Playa de San Lorenzo scene through huge arched windows while sipping ambitious li…
Bar in Gijón

El Patio de la Favorita

Pull up a tall stool with Plaza de San Lorenzo views at this sultry, sophisticated hangout, where gold-sequinned lamps dangle from the ceiling and elegantly prepared cocktails arrive with giraffe-shaped stirrers. Oc…
Bar in Gijón

La Bodeguita del Medio

A popular, friendly little salsa bar near the marina, with a more mature crowd than you’ll find in Cimadevilla.