Jaén Province drinking and nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Baeza

Café Teatro Central

The most original and consistent nightspot in the province, with fascinatingly eclectic decor and determined support for live music, the Central fills up around midnight Thursday to Saturday with an arty-indie crowd…
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La Beltraneja

Hidden away in the old town's backstreets, La Beltraneja combines an interior of exposed stone, flowery wallpaper and pop-art murals with an ample open-air courtyard. Music moves from rock/soul/blues in the afternoo…
Bar in Jaén


The interior is small and cramped with punters spilling out on to the leafy square, but Deán has a pulsating late-night vibe with its industrial-steel piping and pumping music. During the day it's more of a cafe, wi…
Bar in Jaén

Tasca Calentito

This bar in the zona de tascas (tapas zone) has a lively atmosphere and a younger clientele (20s) than most others, with everything painted in bright primary colours. It was temporarily closed last time we checked.