The West drinking and nightlife

Bar in St-Gilles-les-Bains


L'Etiquette is part restaurant, part bar, but it's the bar section that grabbed our attention (and our euros), not least for its incredibly potent cocktails. Try their ti punch and you'll see what we mean.
Club in L'Hermitage-les-Bains

La Villa Club

L'Hermitage's top nightspot positively sizzles on a Friday and Saturday night when the dance floors are packed. Tropical, electro and dance music dominate the play list.
Bar in St-Leu

Le Zinc

Le Zinc is St-Leu's liveliest spot. Come for the good fun, great mix of people, wicked cocktails and great music, with DJs or live bands every evening.
Club in L'Hermitage-les-Bains

Beach Club

The Beach Club draws good-looking and well-dressed hordes looking to get down to salsa, Latin rock music and electro (among others).
Bar in St-Gilles-les-Bains

Esko Bar

This chic venue has excellent cocktails, good tapas (from €6) and themed nights – check the website.
Club in St-Gilles-les-Bains


Kick off the night with a few shots at this atmospheric venue that draws the crowds on weekends.
Club in L'Hermitage-les-Bains

Le Loft

A pulsating club playing a little bit of this and a little bit of that. Also has karaoke.
Club in L'Hermitage-les-Bains

Moulin du Tango

Bump your hips with a mature crowd in this dance club famous for its themed nights.