Nightlife

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Frankie's

First opened as an inexpensive lunch spot, Frankie's has morphed into one of Ariapita Ave's best-loved liming locations. You can still get local lunches, but it's best after dark, when the friendly crowd spills out …
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Paprika

Often the busiest nightspot on buzzing Rust St, this is a bohemian bazaar of Middle Eastern baroque, where an upscale crowd grooves to soca, dancehall and club anthems amid the dry ice inside, or take in the breeze …
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Shakers on the Avenue

This great little bar, with an icy indoor section and a convivial garden, is an excellent liming spot, with good cocktails, a friendly mixed-age crowd and bar snacks. Look out for the regular live-music performances…
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Stumblin' on the Avenue

Laid-back bar/club, with dancing at the weekends in the air-con interior as well as the terrace out front. The playlist of soca and dancehall draws a relaxed but party-hard Trini crowd, and the drinks are inexpensiv…
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Fifty One Degrees

This stalwart of the Port of Spain nightlife scene continues its reign as one of the best places to party the night away, with things heating up from 11pm onwards. Dress to impress, and don't turn up wearing sneaker…
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RuStreet

Though open for lunch and dinner, this is primarily a place to go for a few drinks, with excellent cocktails and regular special deals. Music from DJs at the weekends, and tables set out on an open-air terrace.
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La Habana

An ever-busy bar that's popular with the Venezuelan community. Drinkers crowd onto the pavement outside come the weekend, and DJs spin Latin tunes as the crowd salsas the night away on the dance floor inside.
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Vas Lounge

Buzzing bar-club with an air-con dance floor inside, which spills out onto a raised terrace under the stars. Expect a buzzing Trini crowd, a queue for the bar and a loud playlist of dancehall, soca and pop.
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Drink Lounge and Bistro

A block back from Ariapita Ave, this cool little wine bar is a popular hangout for arty types, with a host of cultural happenings, great food and, of course, an excellent selection of wine and cocktails.
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Aria Lounge

Packed to the rafters with the young and the beautiful each weekend, this upscale multi-level club is the place to see and be seen. Dress up and get here early to avoid the queue, which snakes a block along Ariapita…